Majeed Waris named in Ligue 1 team of the week

In-form FC Nantes striker, Abdul Majeed Waris has been named in the French Ligue 1 TEAM OF THE WEEK after his remarkable performance for his side on Friday night against Olympique Lyonnis. Waris was stupendous in the game that saw them beating the guests 2 – 1 at home. The speedy poacher who provided an assist for his side was picked as an attacking right winger in a 4 man midfield which comprises of Luiz Gustavo (Olympique Marseille), Thiago Mendes (Olympique Lyonnis) and Wahbi Khazri (Saint Etienne). Waris 27, seem…

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DALLAS CUP 2019: Sensational Avayevu grabs hat trick as Bechem United U17 destroy TSF Academy 5-0

Bechem United U17 started their quest to glory in Dallas in blazing fashion as they destroyed The Sports Factory Academy (TSF) by 5 nil. Hope Avayevu Kodzo opened the scoring with a penalty, had another disallowed and later added two more after which Michael Ankomah-Bempong and a superb free kick from Razak Abubakar made it five. Ranked 15th in New Jersey, TSF had no control of the game as their side was totally outclassed on the day. Coach Freddie Etsiakoh, said it is a fantastic start to the competition winning…

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Black Stars management in Abu Dhabi to inspect facilities for pre-AFCON training camp

The Black Stars management committee are in United Arab Emirates (UAE)  to inspect the proposed base and facilities for Ghana’s pre-AFCON training camp. Head coach Kwesi Appiah who is part of the inspection team discovered on Friday evening his side’s group stage opponents and where they will play in the tournament. The Black Stars are paired in Group F with defending Cameroon, Benin and debutants Guinea-Bissau. Abu Dhabi has similar weather condition like Egypt in the summer and also provides excellent training facilities. Ghana will play two of their Group…

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Agyepong eager to deliver at Hibbernian

  Ghanaian international Thomas Agyepong says he wants to repay the faith Hibbernian FC have had in him despite his chronic injury problems. Agyepong who is on loan from Manchester City has made just five Scottish Premier League appearances this season scoring one goal as injuries have taken the better part of him. The winger has fully recovered from his recent injury and he is looking forward to give his best. “We have a lot of big matches coming up and I want to be involved, but that is up…

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Pirates to offload two keepers following Ofori’s impending arrival

  South African giants Orlando Pirates will part ways with two goalkeepers following the imminent arrival of Richard Ofori this summer. Footballmadeinghana.com understands Pirates have already completed talks with the Maritzburg United shotstopper and are just waiting for June to make it official. Currently, The Bucaneers have Jackson Mabokgwane, Siyabonga Mpontshane, Brilliant Khuzwayo and Wayne Sandilands in their fold and will release two of them to make way for Ofori. Despite Maritzburg’s pure season, Ofori has been their best player putting up superb performances. The Ghana Black Stars keeper is…

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Faustina Ampah congratulates Hasaacas Ladies for winning Women’s Special Competition

Black Queens defender Faustina Ampah has congratulated Hasaacas Ladies for winning the Women’s Special Competition at the El Wak Sports Stadium on Sunday.   Hasaacas Ladies staged a sensational come-back from two goals down to defeat Ampem Darkoa Ladies 3-2 in the finals. “Congratulations @SekHasaacas for emerging as the winners of the #NCSpecial.  Incredible spirit you girls have shown” Faustina tweeted. The NC Special competition was organized to replace the suspended National Women’s League which came to a halt after the Anas expose.

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Kudus on target for FC Nordsjælland in defeat to Esbjerg

Ghana U-20 midfielder Mohammed Kudus was on target for FC Nordsjælland in their 2-1 home defeat to Esbjerg in the Danish Superliga on Sunday. The 18 year old broke the deadlock in the 38th minute after combining beautifully with Ulrik Yttergard to hand ‘The Wild Tigers’ the advantage. The goal was Kudus’ second in the league this term. The lead was short-lived as Yuri Yakovenko pulled the visitors level four minutes later before Carlo Holse scored a 59th minute bullet header to give Esbjerg a 2-1 victory. Kudus has made 19 league appearances this season involving 12 starts.

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My boys played with fear-Iddi

Inter Allies coach Rashid Iddi has emphasized that his charges played with fear against Karela on Sunday at Anyinase. Iddi pointed out that after seeing sprinkled smelly substances on the floor, his players lost courage and could not play their normal game which culminated in their 3-1 defeat. “My players played with fear which is not good. We did not lose because of ways and means, what they did just put fear into my players. Karela play good football and can win even without this antics so they should stop those…

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Asamoah features as Inter trash Raman Chibsah‘s Frosinone in Serie A

Kwadwo Asamoah featured for Inter Milan in Sunday’s 3-1 win away to relegation battling Frosinone. The Ghanaian international lasted the entire duration as Inter strengthened their grip on third place in Serie A. The Nerazzurri took the lead in the 20th minute after some great work down the right. Danilo D’Ambrosio’s cross into the box found a charging Nainggolan, who made no mistake in heading past Marco Sportiello. Things went from bad to worse for Frosinone 15 minutes later when Ghana’s Raman Chibsah gave away a silly penalty for holding Milan Skriniar…

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Iddi advises Karela to stop “spiritual intimidation”

  Inter Allies coach Rashid Iddi insists Karela are a good side and they deserved the win against his side despite some unwarranted actions. Iddi stressed that the Anyinase-based club are a well-versed side and is better they play to their strength rather than using spiritual intimidations to over come their counterparts. “Karela played well and deserved to win, they played matured football. But there was some incidents which are things of the past. Coming to the dressing room to see some smelly things on the floor are things of…

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