Benfica to establish academy in Ghana

Portuguese soccer giant, Benfica is set to build a soccer academy in Ghana to unearth talents. The project will be spearheaded by Ghanaian licensed FIFA agent, Seedorf Asante, who is partnering the club to undertake its first major work on the continent. This came to light when Asante led a delegation which included the CEO of Global Football, Fernando Mendes; Benfica youth team Coach David Manuel and one of the club’s directors, Luis Miguel to meet the Minister of Youth and Sports (MoYS) Mr. Isaac Asiamah for a formal introduction…

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NC Special Competition: AshGold 4-1 Aduana Stars – Shafiu magic sinks Ogya Boys

A stupendous performance from striker Shafiu Mumuni on Wednesday saw contenders Aduana Stars crawling for mercy as Ashanti Gold recorded a 4-1 win at the Len Clay Sports Stadium. The Miners extended their unbeaten home run with the swashbuckling performance from the striker who returned from injury two weeks ago. Skipper Shafiu Mumuni opened the floodgate for his side with a fine strike on the fourth minute before levelling the score by himself with an own on the 21st minute. The match was halted for almost an hour after the…

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NC Special Competition: Asante Kotoko pip Eleven Wonders to close in on Medeama

Asante Kotoko returned to winning ways with a lone goal advantage over visiting Eleven Wonders at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. Abdul Ganiu’s expertly taken spot kick in the 76th minute ensured the Porcupine Warriors recorded a doubled win over the visitors The Porcupine Warriors thanked their stars when the final whistle was blown as the game looked too tactical than Akonnor expected. The visiting side clamped down goal poacher Safiu, making it difficult for the Porcupine Warriors to find the back of the net with ease….

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NC Special Competition: WAFA SC 0- 1 Elmina Sharks- Sharks end WAFA’s unbeaten home record

Elmina Sharks have ended WAFA’s unbeaten home record after beating them 1-0 in the NC Special Competition on Wednesday.  The first half was a fairly even encounter  as both sides failed to find the back of the net despite the numerous chances created. George Amoono scored the only goal of the game in the 58th minute as the Sea Animals took away all three points in Sogakope. WAFA’s last defeat at home was back in April 2018 when they got beaten 1-0 to Medeama in the Ghana Premier League. The…

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NC Special Competition: Inter Allies 0-2 Liberty- Scientific Soccer lads tame sorry hosts

Inter Allies succumbed to a 2-0 defeat to Liberty Professionals at the Tema Sports Stadium on Wednesday. George Ansong smashed home from close range to give the visitors a 12th minute lead after a great start. Francis Owusu extended their lead in the 24th minute to effectively kill the tie. The second half was a case of game management for Reginald Asante’s men as they rebuffed every attempt by the Capelli boys to get back in the game. Allies remain rooted bottom of the pile while the Scientific Soccer lads…

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NC Special Competition: Hearts pip Karela FC to extend winning streak

Hearts of Oak extended their winning streak in the NC Special Competition with a solitary win over Karela FC at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. Christopher Bonney’s second half penalty earned the vital victory for the Phobians as they cement their position on top of the table. The Phobians extend their lead at the top of the table to four points with the slim win over the Aiyinase based club. The Phobians came close to getting the opener on the brink of half time after a miscommunication in…

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NC Special Competition: Dwarfs-Dreams FC clash rained off

The NC Special Competition Match Day 12 clash between Ebusua Dwarfs and Dreams FC has Ben rained off following a heavy downpour on Wednesday afternoon. The game will be played on Thursday at a yet to be decided venue by the Ghana FA Normalization Committee. The game was called off by the match officials on the 50th minute after finding the pitch to be too difficult t allow play to continue. Dreams FC were leading by a loan goal, scored on the stroke of half time by play maker Samuel…

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Our supporters are the reason behind our home invincibility-Alagidede

  Karela United Administrative Manager Eric Alagidede insists their home fans have been the motivating factor behind their success story at Crosby Awuah Park. The budding football administrator insists his players play for the fans  and the mere sight of them propel them to victory. “There is no magic or secret at Anyinase, our fans are our biggest weapon. The players play for the fans and they always want to make them happy.”Alagidede told the Press. “Once they see the vociferous fans at the Crosby Awuah Park, it lifts their…

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If Hearts defeat us is no news-Alagidede

Karela United Administrative Manager Eric Alagidede has emphasized that there is no course to worry if they lose to Hearts of Oak. The Nzema-based club will play as guest to the Phobians at the Accra Sports Stadium in the NC Special Competition match-day twelve game on Wednesday and the Karela boss says is no news if they lose the game. “If we are to equal it to human beings, we will have been the Great-grand son of Hearts of Oak so if they beat us on Wednesday it is no…

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BREAKING NEWS: Media Officers boycott coverage of NC Special Competition

Venue Media Officers for the ongoing Ghana FA Normalization Committee Special Competition have boycotted the coverage of the competition over what they describe as ‘…neglect and disregard’ for their role in making the competition a success. According to them, despite their crucial role in ensuring the proper organization of the competition, their efforts are not recognised by the NC and their outstanding allowances still unpaid despite assurance from the committee. In a petition sited by FootballMadeInGhana.com, and signed by the entire Venue Media Officers, the NC, as a matter of…

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