Winning Kufour Cup will be a reward for our hard work – AshGold CEO

Chief Executive Officer of AshantiGold Fredrick Acheampong is desperate to see his side win the inaugural edition of the J.A Kufour Cup as a reward for all their efforts. The Miners face their regional rivals Asante Kotoko on Sunday in the game aimed at honouring former Ghana President John Agyekum Kufour. Acheampong became CEO of AshGold after the takeover of famous businessman Kwaku Frimpong popularly known as ‘Champion’ last year. The club has since seen several changes with all signals pointing to a positive turn. A triumph in the Kufour…

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The new Hearts of Oak: Mobile swimming pool being installed at Pobiman

Hearts of Oak is having a mobile swimming pool installed at their Pobiman training facility. This move is in response to a request made by head coach Kim Grant. Grant identifies water therapy as key to his training methods. Hearts of Oak players were pictured last month having ice baths in drums. But the club is looking to institutionalize this and are now installing a standard mobile container for their water therapy sessions. The appointment of first Mark Noonan and recently Kim Grant has seen the use of modern methods…

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Kwesi Appiah – We’ve quality players to win the AFCON

James Kwesi Appiah reached the last four with the Black Stars in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa but is confident he has quality players at his disposal to make a claim for the trophy this year. Ghana topped its group after a 2-2 draw against DR.Congo , 1-0 win over Mali and a 3-0 victory against Niger. The Black Stars defeated Cape Verde 2-0 in the quarterfinals but found it tough against Burkina Faso in the semifinals as the Burkinabes went through with a 3-2 shoot…

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Black Stars: President Akufo-Addo leads preparations for 2019 AFCON

Head coach of the Black Stars of Ghana Kwesi Appiah has revealed that President Akufo-Addo has personally started planning for the national team’s participation in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Ghana and Kenya secured their tickets to the tournament finals from the qualifying group and according to the Ghana coach the President deserves commendations for leading preparations for the country’s AFCON campaign well ahead of time. “Let me salute the President for his involvement. About a week ago he called all stakeholders of the national team. He has started…

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