Essien to feature in Wembley Cup Invitational Tournament

Former Ghana international Michael Essien will be playing in the Wembley Cup invitational football tournament with a new format. The tournament which is sponsored by EE has taken a new format which will see ex-international stars battling YouTube stars. The special event which is in its fourth year will see the final being played at the Wembley Stadium in England on November 25. So far, French legends Robert Pires and David Trezeguet, as well as Brazilian icon Cafu and Ghana’s Michael Essien have all confirmed their participation.. They four soccer…

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We did not sack our coach – Ashgold CEO

Chief Executive Officer of AshantiGold Sporting Club, Frederick Acheampong has revealed that his outfit did not sack their head coach, John Christesen contrary to media speculation after his exit. According the Miners boss, the Danish coach left because there is no football going on in Ghana. “The coach left because there is no football in Ghana and what we does always is training and playing friendlies.” Acheampong said in an interview. “We wanted to suspend the contract till football resume in the country but the coach opt to go because…

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Leeds, Boro track Adomah.

Ghana winger Albert Adomah could leave Villa Park this winter with Leeds United and Middlesbrough keeping a close eye on him. Adomah has been far from his best this season as he has failed to score in thirteen championship league game. Leeds who are on top of the table are in desperate need of a winger and manager Marcelo Bielsa is ready to settle on the experienced winger. Middlesbrough are also keen on Adomah according tabloid Derbyshire News after the Ghanaian helped them in EPL qualification two seasons ago. Adomah’s…

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Everton in pole position to sign Donyoh

Everton are leading the race to sign Ghana striker Godsway Donyoh from Danish Superliga side FC Nordsjaelland. The Merseyside Club have been poor upfront despite being stable at the back and manager Marco Silva is on the look out for a striker this coming winter. Footballmadeinghana.com understands that on top of Silva’s list is Ghanaian forward Godsway Donyoh who has been scoring goals for fun in Denmark. The Toffees are ready to splash an amount of 5 million pounds to sign the left-footed attacker as they seek to been their…

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Baba likely to feature against Galatasaray

  Ghana international Abdul Rahman Baba may play this evening (Tuesday) when Schalke 04 welcome Galatasaray to the Veltins Arena. The Ghanaian defender has not featured for Schalke since the middle of September but he is now fully fit and has been training ahead of their UEFA Champions League game. “Love what you do. Do what you love. No matter how difficult it may seem. Football is my passion. Preparations for UEFA Champions League.” Baba posted on his twitter page. Schalke are currently second in Group D with five points…

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Africa: Al-Ahly will be without Azaro for CAF CL final return leg

Al-Ahly will be without Walid Azaro for the CAF Champions League final on Friday against Esperance Tunis as the Moroccan striker is suspended for two games for unsporting behavior. Patrice Carteron’s side will have to do without Azaro for the final return leg on Friday after the Moroccan striker of the Egyptian club was suspended for two games for his anti-sporting gesture in the first leg as he deliberately torn his shirt to mislead the referee of the match Mehdi Abid Charef who awarded a penalty that should not have…

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Asante Kotoko to open Kotoko Store in Kumasi

Kumasi Asante Kotoko to establish Club shop in Kumasi.  Very soon Asante Kotoko fans can be able to walk to a store in Kumasi to buy Kotoko replica jerseys and all sort of Club paraphernalia. The club has signed a three-year Kit sponsorship deal with Portuguese kits company Strike and former King Faisal and Kotoko midfielder Yussif Chibsah whose Club Consult Africa brokered the deal has revealed talks are advanced for the opening of a Kotoko Store in Kumasi. “I am partnering Dr. Kwame Kyei to set up official Asante…

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Olympics put rivalry aside to salute Hearts of Oak over new badge

Accra Great Olympics and Accra Hearts of Oak are big football rivals but that has not prevented “Oly Dade” from congratulating their city counterparts on their new badge. Hearts of Oak, on Tuesday, unveiled a new badge that will replace the old logo of the Club as the 2000 CAF Chmapions league winner prepares to celebrate the 107th anniversary of existence. The Club’s Twitter handled tweeted on Tuesday morning shortly after the Phobians made the big announcement about their new identity. Top work on the new club badge @HeartsOfOakGH. Kudos….

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Hearts of Oak unveil new badge ahead of 107th anniversary

Accra Hearts of Oak have out-doored a new Club badge ahead of the 107th anniversary of the Continental Club Masters on November 11. The Phobians say they consulted UK-based brand consulting and design firm teamup consulting Ltd for the design of the new logo. “Hearts of Oak is an iconic brand in African football and we took great care to preserve that heritage in the new marks, ” Chief Executive Officer Mark Noonan said. “That said, in order to thrive in this new digital era, we needed an identity that…

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