CAF CC: Asante Kotoko hold final training ahead of ZESCO clash

Asante Kotoko, on Tuesday afternoon held their final training ahead of Wednesday’s CAF Confederation Cup clash with Zesco United. 31 players including 3 goalkeepers took part in the session. C K Akonnor divided the team into three with those who will not take part in the game training separately. New Signing Teguy Sibo and Habib Mohammed took part and completed the session. The coach the divided the team into two to face each other. Footballmadeinghana.com had a hint of the possible starting XI the coach will be using tomorrow. Felix…

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CAF CC: Zesco United hold last training session at Baba Yara Stadium

Zesco United held their last training session at the Baba Yara Stadium on Tuesday ahead of their Wednesday CAF Confederation Cup encounter with Asante Kotoko. Coach George Lwanadamina and his charges arrived at the match venue at exactly 4:00pm and held their last training session as specified by CAF. 18 players including two goalkeepers trained and prepared for tomorrow’s game. The team was, however, reluctant to train in the Presence of Asante Kotoko supporters. The officials of ZESCO had to make sure all the fans sitting in the stadium were…

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CAF CC: Akonnor want pressure off players ahead of ZESCO clash

Asante Kotoko trainer C.K Akonnor has called on supporters of the club to direct any form of pressure to him instead of his players as they lock horns with ZESCO United in the second group game of the Confederation Cup. The Porcupine Warriors are chasing their first win of the group phase after falling to Al Hilal by 1-0 in their opening fixture about a week ago. The pressure on the team is on a high as supporters expect a convincing victory on Wednesday against the Zambian side. But Akonnor…

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Dwubeng makes Al Wasl debut

  Ghanaian teenager George Dwubeng made his Al Wasl debut in the Gulf League on Tuesday when they lost 2-1 at home to Bani Yas. Dwubeng who joined the Dubai-based club on the final day of the 2019 winter transfer window replaced Abdulrahman Ali in the 80th minute in the crunch encounter. Despite playing ten minutes aside injury time, Dwubeng was a delight to watch in the defensive midfield role as he brought stability to the Al Wasl team. He is expected to start in their next game this weekend…

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CAF CC:Five Ghanaians feature in Horoya win over Platinum

  Guinean club AC Horoya set a new record on Tuesday as five Ghanaian players featured in their CAF Champions League win over Platinum FC in Conakry. Horoya paraded Godfred Asante and Hudu Yakubu in defence, with Brefo Mensah and Sebe Baffour in midfield. Ghanaian-born Burkinabe forward Mandela Ocansey who is the captain of the club also spearheaded the attack and was replaced in the 82nd minute by another Ghanaian in the shape of Patrick Razak. This is the first time in the history of the competition that a club…

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CAF CC: Hudu scores in Horoya win

  Ghanaian youngster Hudu Yakubu was on target for AC Horoya in the CAF Champions League Group B game against Platinum FC in Conakry. The former Ashanti Gold defender put up a solid performance and scored the second goal for his side with an excellent strike in the 76th minute as they completed a double over the Zimbabwean outfit. Hudu, 22, was superb on the left flank as he surged forward to joined the attack and also defended gallantly through out the 90 minutes. He was signed by Horoya last…

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Despair in camp as Satellites players depart Niger in bits and pieces

Following their despicable exit from the U20 AFCON in Niger, Ghana’s U20 players have been left in a state of hopelessness by the Normalization Committee as the players depart Niger in batches. FootballMadeInGhana.com is reliably informed that the team will not been able to depart Niger on Tuesday evening as earlier reported with the players being forced to leave camp in groups. Thirteen players with the technical team are still stuck in camp in Niger, locked in a state of confusion and unsure of when they will depart to Ghana….

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EXCLUSIVE: Ghana FA Normalization Committee to announce Jimmy Corbblah sacking

The Ghana FA Normalization Committee is set to announce the sacking of Ghana U20 coach Jimmy Corbblah following the shameful performance of the team in Niger, FootballMadeInGhana.com can exclusively reveal. Jimmy Corbblah and his team won just a game during the U20 AFCON in Niger, suffering two painful defeats leading to their subsequent dismissal from the tournament. Sources close to the Normalization Committee have disclosed to FootballlMadeInGhana.com that the committee has been angered by the comments of the coach after their exit from the tournament despite spending several months in…

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Sarfo scores for Saipa FC in Asian Champions League

  Ghana defender Samuel Sarfo was on target for Iranian outfit Saipa FC on Tuesday evening as they walloped Indian side Minerva FC by four goals to nothing in the Asian Champions League. The former Liberty Professionals skipper was the brightest spot at the Takhti Stadium Stadium in Tehran as he put up a brilliant performance in defence. Sarfo netted his side’s third goal in in the 73rd with a fantastic header after Arash Rezavand and Arman Ramezani had opened the scoring in the 8th and 24th minute respectively. Arash…

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CAF CC: Kotei, Asante shine in Simba win

  Ghanaian pair of James Kotei and Akwasi Asante were in fantastic form for Simba FC  on Tuesday at the Tanzania National Stadium where they defeated Al Ahly by one goal to nothing in Group D of the 2019 CAF Champions League. Kotei marshaled the Simba midfield and was able to put the brakes on Hossan Ashour and others. He was a delight to watch with his surging runs and ability initiate attacks. Asante was also splendid on the left rear where his overlapping runs caused problems for the Al…

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