U20 AFCON: Senegal humiliate Burkina to seal top spot in Group B

Senegal beat Burkina Faso by 5-1 to qualify to the semi-finals of the African U20 Championship in Niger. In a game The Young Lions of Terrenga have already qualified to the next stage, coach Youssouph Dabo paraded his strongest squad to face his West African counterparts. It didn’t take long before Amadou Ndiaye broke the deadlock for Senegal in the 8th minutes. Burkina Faso responded in the 34th through Fessal Tapsoba as he drew them level. It took the Senegalese only a minute to restore their lead through Samba Diallo…

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U20 AFCON: Ghanaian media descend massively on Jimmy Corbblah after disappointing defeat to Mali

Shocked, flummoxed, bewildered, flabbergasted and completely astounded that Ghana failed to pick just a point against Mali to secure qualification to the U20 World Cup in Poland in May, Ghana coach Jimmy Corbblah is the subject of discussion in the West African country. How he managed to even qualify the team to the tournament still remains a mystery to many. Mali defeated Ghana 1-0 in the last group game of the African U20 championship to qualify to the next stage of the competition. In a game Ghana needed just a…

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Match Report: Mali 1-0 Ghana – Ghana’s World Cu dreams blown apart by determined Mali

Ghanaians have been left completely flummoxed and flabbergasted by Jimmy Corbblah and his boys after failing to secure a draw to pick a World Cup ticket following a 1-0 defeat to Mali. The Black Satellites were highly tipped to pick the last World Cup ticket before the clash with Mali but Hadji Frame’s second half strike shuttered their dreams. The u results means Ghana have been eliminated from the 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations following just at the group stage. Former U17 star Hadji Drame’s strike secured Mali a…

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U20 AFCON: Jimmy makes three changes Ghana to face Mali

Ghana coach Jimmy Corbblah has made three changes in his line up to face Malian this afternoon in the U20 AFCON. WAFA midfielder Prosper Ahaibu, Michael Baidoo and Nathaniel Adjei of Danbort FC have earned places in the team’s final clash with the Young Eagles. Goalkeeper Manaf Nurudeen has maintained his position between the sticks while athaniel Adjei and Ishaku Konda at the heart of defence. Prosper Ahaibu joins Sabit Abdulai and FC Nordjaelland’s Kudus Mohammed in the midfield for their match against Mali. Lomotey leads the attack with Atta…

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CAF CC: ZESCO United name 30-man contingent to Ghana for Kotoko clash

ZESCO United have named a 30-man contingent to Ghana ahead of their CAF Confederation Cup game against Kotoko. The Zambian club is expected to arrive in Ghana on Sunday February 10, 2018 and head straight to Kumasi for Wednesday’s encounter. The contingent is made up of eighteen (18) players, nine (9) members of the technical team together and three (3) management members. Members of the technical team include head coach George Lwandamina, Alfred Lupiya, Emmanuel Siwale, Emmanuel Msichili, Clive Hachilensa, Stephen Mbewa, Chuma Mwinga, Chance Ndalama and John Luchemba. And…

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Togbe Afede in surprise Pobiman visit

Hearts of Oak Board Chairman Togbe Afede XIV made a surprised appearance at Pobiman this morning as he watched the club beat Hearts of Lions by 3-2 in a friendly. Kim Grant and his team continued their preparation for the upcoming Normalization Committee Special Competition this morning by facing Hearts of Lions at their Pobiman Training Center. The attention of everyone quickly shifted to the Chairman of the club Togbe Afede XIV who was making his first appearance since the arrival of new coach Kim Grant. Goals from Christopher Bonney…

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Match Report: Mighty Jets 0-2 Dreams FC – Dreams FC whip Mighty Jets in preparatory game

Unstoppable Dreams FC on Saturday added Division One League side Mighty Jets to their list of victims pushing two goals down their throat at the Teshie MATS Park. A goal each from veteran striker Eric Gawu and Dantani Amadu were all that Paso and his boys needed to cement another victory. The home side started the game with a lot of energy, looking to impregnate the visitors with a barrage of attacks but the Still Believe lads held their back tight to avoid conceding. Six minutes to the half hour…

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Don Bortey denies signing any contract with Great Olympics

Former Accra Hearts of Oak winger Bernard Don Bortey has denied signing a contract with Great Olympics following media reports that he’s joined the Dade club. Reports in the media were that the former Hearts speedster had inked a two year deal with the Wonder Club a week ago. But Speaking to Benag TV, Bernard Don Bortey denied signing any contract with the club but confirmed talks are ongoing him between him and the club. “I love Great Olympics. I always want to play for them. But I haven’t signed…

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Preview – Ghana vs Mali: Poland calling as Ghana battle Mali for World Cup ticket

The Black Satellites of Ghana will battle it out with Mali on Saturday afternoon as the battle for a World Cup ticket heightens. While Ghana look to avoid defeat to make an appearance at the Mundial later in May, Mali are poised to subject the Satellites to a defeat to also make an appearance in Poland. Mali after losing their opening game by 2-0 to group leaders Senegal, staged a stupendous performance against whipping boys Burkina Faso to secure a 1-0 victory in their second group game. The Satellites after…

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