Ghana miss out on CHAN tournament for the third time

The 2020 CHAN Tournament to be hosted in Cameroon will be without the Black Stars B of Ghana following their 0-0 encounter with Burkina Faso in Ouagadougou on Sunday evening. The Local Stallions of Burkina Faso picked a ticket for the tournament after winning the first leg by 1-0 in Kumasi barely a month ago. This will be the second time the Burkinabes have stopped Ghana from qualifying for the tournament after inflinching a painful 2-1 defeat on the Black Stars B in Kumasi in 2017. Ghana had secured an…

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Hearts of Oak beat Great Olympics on penalties to win 2019 Homowo Cup

Accra Hearts of Oak claimed the bragging rights in the ‘Mants3 derby’ after beating Great Olympics on penalties to clinch the 2019 Homowo Cup. The Phobians won 3-1 in the shootouts after the match ended 1-1 in regulation time. Mitchelle Sarpong opened the scoring at the Accra Sports Stadium in the 71st minute to put Kim Grant’s men ahead. But the lead was short-lived as Olympics pegged them back one minute later through Iddrisu Sarlar who grabbed the equalizer to send the game to the lottery of the shootouts. Olympics…

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CHAN Qualifier : Match Report : Burkina Faso (1)0-0(0)Ghana, Black Stars ‘B’ knocked out by Burkina Faso

The Black Stars B have failed to qualify to the CHAN Championship for the third consecutive time after drawing goalless with Burkina Faso in the second leg of the qualifier. After losing the first leg at home by a 0-1, Maxwell Konadu and his charges were hoping to overturn the results in Ouagadougou but a goalless draw means the local Stallions qualifies on (1-0) aggregate. Maxwell Konadu made two changes to the team that lost the final of the WAFU Championship against Senegal a week ago. Starting Felix Annan and…

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CHAN Qualifier : Maxwell Konadu announces starting line up for crucial Burkina Faso clash, Felix Annan and Benjamin Afutu start

Black Stars B head coach Maxwell Konadu has named his starting line up for the Second leg of the CHAN qualifier against Burkina Faso. Ghana’s lost the first leg at home by a lone goal and will be looking to overturn the results and qualify to the next year’s CHAN tournament. The coach has made two changes to the team that lost to Senegal in the finals of the WAFU. Felix Annan and Benjamin Afutu have been preferred ahead of Eric Ofori Antwi and injured James Akaminko. The Asante Kotoko…

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Works begin for the Construction of ultra modern football complex in the Central Region

Work has started for the construction of a new ultramodern Sports complex in the Central Region. Construction works were inaugurated by the Minister of Transport, Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, Member of Parliament for Upper Denkyira West, Samuel Nsowa-Djan, and the DCE. The Project comprises of a standard 11-aside football pitch, multi-purpose rooms, flood light, 1,000 spectator stands and a VIP sitting area. Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority as part of its corporate social responsibility will finance the full construction project. Addressing the small gathering, Mr Asiamah vowed to the residents that…

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VIDEO: Watch Reuben Ayarna’s brilliant strike that helped KuPS to win Finnish League

Ghanaian midfielder Reuben Ayarna was on target as KuPS clinched the 2019 Veikkausliiga title with a 2-0 win away at Inter Turku on Saturday. Ilmari Niskanen broke the deadlock for the visitors in the 51 minutes to put them in the driving seat. Three minutes later, Aryana‘s stunning strike from 25 metres sealed the win. The victory ended a 43-year wait for the title for KuPS, who were last crowned champions of Finland in 1976. Glory be to God !!! League Champions 2019 🥇 🥇🥇🥇 @KuPS1923 ….. #Jeremiah29:11 #RunWithUsorRunfromus pic.twitter.com/fo4LrMjwij —…

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PRESS RELEASE: NC RELEASES $25,000 OF WAFU PRIZE MONEY TO BLACK STARS ‘B’, REMAINING $25,000 TO BE GIVEN TO THE TEAM IF THEY BEAT BURKINA FASO TO QUALIFY FOR CHAN 2020

The Normalisation Committee of the Ghana Football Association has decided to immediately pay US $25,000, which is 50% of the US $50,000 prize money the Black Stars B earned for placing 2nd at the just-ended WAFU Championship in Senegal. Even though organisers of the tournament (WAFU) are yet to pay the money to the GFA, the NC has decided to reward the team by immediately advancing $25,000 to them for their gallant display during the tournament, and also to motivate them ahead of their crucial CHAN final qualifier with Burkina…

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Christopher Demanya belongs to a cirlce – Nana Kwame Danquah rebutts

Management Member of kumasi Asante Kotoko Nana Kwame Danquah has rubbished the report that Christopher Demanya does not belong long to any circle of the club. Christopher Demanya is contesting for the National Circles Council (NCC) Chairmanship of Asante Kotoko. Despite coming through a successful vetting, his opponent has raised question mark on his eligibility insisting he is not a member of any of the circles hence not fit to contest for the position. But in a swift response to the allegations, campaign team member of Christopher Demanya, Nana Kwame…

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Reuben Aryana on target as KuPS end 43-year wait for Finnish title

Ghanaian midfielder Reuben Aryana was on target as KuPS clinched the 2019 Veikkausliiga title with a 2-0 win away at Inter Turku on Saturday. Ilmari Niskanen broke the deadlock for the visitors in the 51 minutes to put them in the driving seat. Three minutes later, Aryana‘s stunning strike from 25 metres sealed the win. The victory ended a 43-year wait for the title for KuPS, who were last crowned champions of Finland in 1976.  

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#GameChanger Kurt Okraku pledges to set up a ‘National Team Department’

GFA Presidential aspirant Kurt Okraku proposed a number of reforms in his ‘Game Changing’ manifesto which was unveiled on 24th September, 2019 at the Ghana Exim Bank Auditorium in Accra One of the highlights of his vision was his plan for the various national teams. Speaking during a one-on-one sit down with Paul Adom-Otchere on his Good Evening Ghana show, the Dreams FC Capo reiterated his administration’s committed to the cause of the national teams if elected into office. To this effect, Kurt has proposed the formation of what he…

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