Maxwell Konadu and Shafiu Mumuni picked among the best in September

Black Stars B coach Maxwell Konadu and his Skipper Shafiu Mumuni have been picked among the Goal MTN 315 impressive coaches and players for the month of October. MTN in September this year intruduced the best of football for the last 30 days where they review the best of the last 30 days of football among coaches and players. Ghana and Inter Milan midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah was nominated among the top performers in September. The performance of Maxwell Konadu and Shafiu Mumuni during the WAFU tournament didn’t go unnoticed as…

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PHOTOS: Issah Yakubu wins AFC Cup with Al Ahed FC

Former Asante Kotoko midfielder Issah Yakubu was voted the man of the match after staging a wonderful performance to power Lebanese side Al Ahed FC to lift the AFC Cup on Monday. Yakubu displayed an amazing performance and scored an unbelievable goal to win the game for his side over North Korean side April 25 SC. The first half of the game ended goalless as both sides failed to break the virginity of the game but Yakubu stood up to the task to fire home the winner on the 74th…

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Former Kotoko midfielder Issah Yakubu wins MVP award after powering Al Ahed FC to lift AFC Cup

Former Asante Kotoko midfielder Issah Yakubu was voted the man of the match after staging a wonderful performance to power Lebanese side Al Ahed FC to lift the AFC Cup on Monday. Yakubu displayed an amazing performance and scored an unbelievable goal to win the game for his side over North Korean side April 25 SC. The first half of the game ended goalless as both sides failed to break the virginity of the game but Yakubu stood up to the task to fire home the winner on the 74th…

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Ghanaian midfielder Issah Yakubu powers Al Ahed FC to lift AFC Cup

Ghanaian midfielder Issah Yakubu powered Lebanese side Al Ahed FC to lift the AFC Cup with a 74th minute strike over North Korean side April 25 SC on Monday evening. The former Asante Kotoko and Dreams FC midfielder staged a stupendous outing to guide his side to lift the important trophy that will see them compete in the AFC Champions League this season. The first half of the game was impregnable as both sides failed to break the virginity of the game but Yakubu stood up to the task to…

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VIDEO: Legacy of a legend – Compilation of videos of Abedi Pele’s AFCON goals as he turns 55 today

Ghana legend Abedi Ayew Pele turned 55 year today and has been widely celebrated by all who have followed the game over the last three decades. The ‘maestro’ as he is affectionately called was the youngest player at the 1982 AFCON which Ghana won. He was also a member of the Black Stars AFCON squads from 1992 to 1998. He scored several goals at the tournament and won the AFRICA player of the Year award on three consecutive times, the first time a single player achieved that feat. Below is…

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PHOTOS: Black Meteors hold first training in Cairo ahead of U23 AFCON kickoff on Friday

The Black Meteors of Ghana held their first training session in Cairo on Tuesday evening ahead of their group opener with Cameroon in the U23 AFCON Tournament. Led by head coach Ibrahim Tanko and his technical team, the team went through their routine psycho motor exercises on Tuesday. The Black Meteors arrived in Egypt on Monday night with 19 players expecting Kwabena Owusu and Abass Issah to join from Spain and Holland respectively. Ghana will kick start the tournament with a clash with Cameroon before playing hosts Egypt and wrapping…

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VIDEO: Ghana U23 hold first training in Egypt on Tuesday evening

Ghana’s U23 side the Black Meteors held their first training session in Cairo on Tuesday evening as they begin preparations for the African U-23 Cup of Nations opening match against Cameroon on Friday. The Ghanaian contingent made up of 19 players, technical staff and some officials arrived in Egypt on Monday evening. Kwabena Owusu jetted in from Spain early Tuesday morning with Issah Abass expected to arrive in camp to complete the squad. Ghana is making its debut appearance at the continental gathering and will be eyeing one of the…

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Breaking News: Mark Addo elected GFA Vice President

The Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association today elected Mr. Mark Addo, as the new Vice President of the GFA. The President of Nzema Kotoko Football Club beat off stiff competition from Randy Abbey and Tony Aubynn. He polled 6 votes, two more than his closest challenger Randy Abbey. While Tony Abubynn could only manage a solitary vote. The astute football administrator will assist Kurt Edwin Simeon Okraku carry out his duties for the next four years. PROFILE Addo has quietly spent the past 20 years in football administration…

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U23 AFCON: Black Meteors to hold first training session in Cairo tonight

The Black Meteors will hold their first training session in Cairo on Tuesday evening as they begin preparations for the African U-23 Cup of Nations opening match against Cameroon on Friday. The Ghanaian contingent made up of 19 players, technical staff and some officials arrived in Egypt on Monday evening. Kwabena Owusu jetted in from Spain early Tuesday morning with Issah Abass expected to arrive in camp to complete the squad. Ghana is making its debut appearance at the continental gathering and will be eyeing one of the three slots to…

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The Next Generation of Gyans: Denzel, Frederick walking in the footsteps of greatness

The Gyan family is football royalty in Ghana because of the exploits two illustrious brothers. Former Black Stars forward Baffour Gyan played for several clubs in Europe including Russian side Dynamo Moscow. While his younger brother, Asamoah Gyan who currently plies his trade in India with NorthEast United is widely regarded as one of the greatest Ghanaians players of all time. Their names are already carved in the history of Ghanaian football folklore but there are two more young authors that are looking to continue writing the script. Denzel Gyan,…

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