Fit-again Majeed Waris wins Man of the Match award in 2-1 win over Lyon

Fit-again Ghana striker, Abdul Majeed Waris staged a wonderful injury return with an inspirational role to guide FC Nantes to record a 2-1 win over giants Olympigue Lyon. The former Right To Dream Academy striker emerged the Man Of The Match following his stupendous role in the game in Friday night. Goals from Coulibaly and Limbombe were enough to give the Brittanny-based club the maximum points. Waris provided a vital assist for Coulibaly to open the scoring in the 11th minute and unleashed some wonderful shots on target during the…

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AFCON 2019: Ghana to be based in Ismailia during group stage

The Black Stars of Ghana will be based in Ismailia for the group stages of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations which starts on 21 June in Egypt. Ghana are in Group F with defending champions Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau in an all West African affair. The 18,525-capacity Ismailia Stadium will host all the matches of the group. The facility is used by Egypt Premier League side Ismaily SC, and was one of six stadiums used in the 2006 Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Ghana has an unpleasant memory…

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AFCON 2019: Ghana, Cameroon to clash in Group F

The Black Stars of Ghana will clash with the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in Group F in the group stage of the 2019 AFCON as a repeat of the 2000 edition of the tournament reckons. The two former champions who have won combined trophies of 8, with each side boasting of 4 titles, promise a blistering encounter when they cone up again each other in two months. The Black Stars clashed with the Indomitable Lions in the opening game of the tournament Ghana co-hosted with Nigeria in 2000 in a…

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2019 AFCON DRAW: Ghana meet Cameroon in Group F, Morocco and Ivory Coast in Group of Death

The 2019 AFCON will be graced with some mouthwatering encounters following the draw done on Friday evening in Cairo. The Black Stars of Ghana will be in Group F with Cameroon to stage a repeat of the 2000 AFCON group stage battle, with Benin and Guinea-Bissau being the other group opponents. Herve Renard has been offered a bitter pill as his Moroccan side will clash with his former side Ivory Coast in what could be described the Group of Death with South Africa and Namibia in Group D. The historic…

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LIVE: 2019 AFCON Group Stage Draw

Welcome to the LIVE coverage of the group stage draw for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on FoitballMadeInGhana.com The draw takes place this evening  at the Sphinx and Pyramids just outside of Egypt’s capital Cairo, with 24 countries await their fate ahead of the tournament finals in Egypt, as the tournament is scheduled to kick off from June 21-July 19. Cameroon, the reigning champions, are placed in Pot 1 alongside hosts Egypt, Senegal, Tunisia, Nigeria and Morocco, while 2015 champions Ivory Coast are in Pot 2. Just a click…

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VIDEO: Kenichi dances ADOWA to announce return to coaching in Ghana

Former Hearts trainer Kenichi Yatsuhashi couldn’t hide his joy as he took to the floor to dance Ghana’s traditional ‘Adowa’ dance following his appointment as technical director of Kings Palace FC. Kings Palace FC, formerly Krystal Palace announcer the appointment of the former Aduana Stars gaffer as the head of their technical team. Kenichi, together with members of his technical team, Yaw Preko and Nassamu Yakubu, took to the floor to showcase their traditional dance at the Palace of the Omanhene of the Akwamu Traditional Area at Akosombo. Watch how…

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Frederick Boateng lauds CK Akonnor despite releasing him from Kotoko

Released striker from Asante Kotoko, Frederick Boateng has applauded the professional ethics of coach CK Akonnor insisting he’s the reason for the massive transformation of the club. Akonnor was appointed the head coach of the club in October 2018 and guided them to the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup within three months of his appointment. Boateng failed to break into CK Akonnor’s side but insists the the gaffer is a wonderful manager. “My relationship with Coach C.K. Ackonnor is cordial. “I don’t know why I fell out of…

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Frederick Boateng shocked with Kotoko’s decision to collect club kits from him

Barely twenty four hours after the confirmation of his departure from Asante Kotoko, Frederick Boateng has revealed his shock over the club’s decision to take back his kits from him. According to the player, he holds no qualms with anyone at the club but finds it extremely difficult to comprehend why a club like Kotoko will be asking him to return the kits. “I’ve no qualms with anybody at Asante Kotoko and I can’t speak evil of anyone. “I only find it hard to understand why they are demanding some…

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Krystal Palace FC sign partnership deal with Japanese agency Sports X

Division One League side Krystal Palace FC have signed a partnership deal with Japanese sports firm, Sports X Consultancy to facilitate the rapid development of the club. Following the deal, the original name has been changed from Krystal Palace FC to Kings Palace FC. Previously known as Krystal Palace FC, the Division One League side seeks to spearhead the development of football in Akosombo, hence the partnership with the Japanese outfit to engineer the agenda. The deal will see a 15,000-capacity stadium built for the club as well as four…

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Akosombo Krystal Palace FC unveil new logo, change name to Kings Palace FC

Division One League side Akosombo Krystal Palace FC have adopted Kings Palace FC as their name new and are to referred as such henceforth. The Akosombo-based Division One League side have also unveiled a new logo for the club. The new name and the logo were unveiled on Friday at the Afrikiko Beach Resort in Akosombo. Formerly known as Krystal Palace, the club has adopted the new name to synchronize with the customs and traditions of the area. The DOL side have also announced the appointment of former Hearts of…

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