Asamoah expects tough duel against Tottenham

Inter midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah is anticipating a tough clash in the Champions League match against Tottenham Hotspurs on Wednesday. The Ghanaian is expected to start for the Italian giants having recovered from injury. Inter are three points betterof against Wednesday’s opponents in what appears to be the chase of the second qualification spot in Group B. And Asamoah expects a tough duel when they play at Wembley. “We know it won’t be easy playing in this stadium against a top team like Tottenham,” he said. “However, we’ll head out onto…

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2018 AWCON: Cameroon coach mourns with players over painful defeat to Nigeria

Cameroon coach Joseph Ndoko admits he is saddened by his team’s defeat to Nigeria in the 2018 AWCON semi final match played on Tuesday. The Indomitable Lions were unlucky to go down 4-2 in the penalty shootouts against Nigeria despite having dominated the game in regulation and extra time. Cameroon were the overwhelming favourites to win the tournament due to their impressive style of play. But the defendng champions managed to use the tons of experience under their belt to scale through and are now in with a chance of…

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2018 AWCON: Dennerby lauds Nigeria’s gallant defence in Cameroon win

Coach Thomas Dennerby has hailed his Nigeria’s defensive masterclass in their semi final win over Cameroon on Tuesday. The defending champions secured a 4-2 penalty shootout win over their opponents who were widely considered overwhelming favourites for the tournament. Nigeria were on the backfoot for most of the game played at the Accra Sports Stadium. But the Super Falcons did a great job in minimizing the attacking threat of Cameroon. Coach Dennerby thus attributed his team’s progression to the finals to the side’s great work in defence. “We defended very…

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2018 AWCON: Nigeria progress to finals with shootout win over Cameroon

Defending champions Nigeria booked its place in the finals of the 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations on Tuesday night after securing a 4-2 penalty shootout win over Cameroon. Dubbed the finals before the finals, the first semi final clash of Ghana 2018 failed to live up to its billing as both teams mapped out strategies to cancel each other. It’s the Nigerians who started brightly in an attempt to impose their player early on. The Super Falcons however failed to carve out chances with their possessive play as the…

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Samartex FC friendly with Hearts of Oak called off

Samartex FC’s friendly match against Hearts of Oak has been called off after Kim Grant travelled out of the country. The Samraboi based Division One Club were to host the Phobians on Sunday at the Samartex Park but game wont come on after the gaffer of the Rainbow Club left the shores of Ghana “FC Samartex vrs Hearts of Oak match scheduled on Sunday 2nd December 2018 cancelled due to Hearts of Oak coach Kim Grant who is out side the country” part of a release by Samartex FC stated….

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Chibsah represents PFAG in FIFPRO General Assembly.

  Former Ghana international Yussif Chibsah Alhassan is in Rome to partake in the FIFPRO General Assembly. Chibsah who is the Head of Player Relations at the Professional Footballers Association of Ghana (PFAG) is standing in for his boss Tony Baffoe in the event. The gathering is aimed at educating organizations and individuals within FIFPRO on how players can live a good life after they hang their boots.  They will also be enlightened on the important things they can do to secure their future whilst playing actively now. FIFPRO General Secretary …

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Anderlecht to offer Sowah new contract

  Ghana youth international Emmanuel Adjei Sowah will stay in Anderlecht despite being sidelined for over three months with an injury. Sowah, 20, has just seven months left on his existing contract but he could get a contract extension with manager Hein Vanhaezebrouck having strong believe in him. According to Belgian tabloid Le Capitale, a new deal will be on the table for Sowah as it has already been discussed by the parties involved. “Sowah is still out of contention for three months with an injury, at RSCA they believe in him…

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Sumaila in Red Star Belgrade squad for Champions League clash at Napoli

Ghana defender Rashid Sumaila has traveled with his Red Star Belgrade teammates for their UEF Champions League clash against Napoli. The 25-year-old is looking forward to making his debut for the Serbian club in Europe’s elite club competition on Wednesday. Red Star have revived their chances of advancing from the group stage following a shocking 2-0 win over English giants Liverpool in the last round. They must however engineer another miraculous result at Napoli to enhance their chances. Sumaila has made three appearances in competitive games for Red Star this…

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Press Release: Samartex FC appoints Kobby Mensah as head coach

Samartex FC have announced that they have appointed former Bechem United head coach, Bismark Kobby Mensah as their new head coach. The Division One League Club called it quit with Steven Abugri months ago and has now appointed the former Nzema Kotoko coach to take over. “FC Samartex name Bismark Kobi- mensah as head coach. —————————————- 1996 FC Samartex is pleased to announce that Mr Bismark Kobi-Mensah has agreed to join the club as it’s first Team coach. In this capacity, Bismark Kobi-Mensah will be in charge of all the…

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Inter Allies place $200,000 price tag on Adebayor

Inter Allies are demanding $200,000 from Hearts of Oak for their striker Victorien Adebayor. The Niger striker is being tracked by the Phobians as they look to revamp their side before the resumption of organized football in Ghana. Adebayor has been an overnight sensation since joining Inter Allies from Association Sportive des Gendarmerie Nationale Nigérienne (AS GNN) for an undisclosed fee. He was spotted after excelling with the Nigerian team during the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations staged in Ghana. Officials of Hearts of Oak have been holding unofficial talks…

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