GOC President sees off Kurt Okraku as GFA President heads to Egypt

The President of Ghana Olympic Committee Mr Ben Nunoo Mensah was with Ghana football Association President Kurt Okraku at the Kotoko International airport before his departure to Egypt to support the Blacks Meteors. Kurt Okraku left Ghana for Egypt on Monday ahead of Ghana U23 semi-final clash with Ivory Coast on Tuesday. The FA boss will be hoping his presence will motivate the team to beat their Ivorian counterpart on Tuesday. Victory for Ghana will end Ghana’s 16 years absent at the Olympics games.

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FIFA/GFA organise Coaching course for female coaches

GFA and FIFA have organised Women’s Coaching course for Coaches within the Women football Fraternity at the Ghanaman Soccer of Excellence, Prampram. The exercise which is expected to last for five days is being instructed by Fifa Instructor, Jaqueline Shipanga and Technical Director of Ghana football Oti Akenten. According to the technical director of the Ghana football association, Coach Oti Akenteng the main purpose of the course is to empower and make women football attractive. Female National teams coaches , University, and tertiary coaches as well as club coaches were…

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AFCON U23: Black Meteors grateful to Ghana Ambassador in Egypt

Ghana ambassador to Egypt HE Winfred Nii Okai Hammond hosted the Black Meteors at his residents on Sunday  ahead of their Semi final clash with Ivory Coast on Tuesday. Mr Nii shared some words of inspiration to the team ahead of their Tuesday’s semi-final match ad share with them some Local dished to make them feel at home. Thanking the ambassador for his kind gesture, Head of Delegation and Executive Council member Frederick Acheampong thanked Mr Nii Okai for his warm reception and kind gesture towards the team. Mr Acheampong…

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WA All stars in talk to sign Fatau Dauda – John Painstil confirms

Head coach of Wa All-Stars John Painstil has confirmed the club are on the verge of signing former Ashantigold goalkeeper Fatau Dauda. The shot stopper has been training with the Blues for sometime now after ending his four year stay with Nigerian Professional League side Enyimba FC. Despite not signing any contract with the club, the Black Stars goalkeeper has been featuring in friendly games for Wa All-stars as they prepare for the forthcoming Ghana Premier league. When asked about the situation of the goalkeeper, Painstil answered. “We are still…

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Ghana female star Elizabeth Addo wins fourth trophy with Jiangsu Sunning

Black Queens skipper Elizabeth Addo has won her fourth trophy with Jiangsu Sunning as she helped the Chinese club to beat Dalian 2-0 in the Chinese Super Cup. Addo played a massive role in the club’s road to winning the Chinese League. She scored five goals and made ten assists in fourteen league appearances for her club in the Chinese women top-flight league. The Super Cup is their fourth trophy at the end of the season after sweeping the Chinese women league champions, FA Cup trophy, FA Tournament champions.

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Black Stars player ratings from 1-0 win against São Tomé

FootballMadeInGhana.com writer Daraja Kapoor rates the performance of Black Stars players in their 1-0 win away to São Tomé on Monday. Every player is marked out of 10. Richard Ofori 6- Had virtually nothing to do all game but needless got himself booked for time wasting in stoppage time. Andy Yiadom 7-  A good game overall. Defensively solid and contributed his quota in attack. Kassim Nuhu 8 –  Another matured and composed performance. Quickly establishing himself as Ghana’s best defender. Was always one step ahead of the opposition. Man of…

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AFCON 2021 Qualifier: Antwi Adjei makes Ghana debut in Sáo Tomé clash

SC Paderborn 07 winger Christopher Antwi Adjei made his long awaited debut for the Black Stars of Ghana on Monday in their slim win over Sáo Tomé and Principe in the 2021 AFCON Qualifier. The winger came on from the bench for Samuel Owusu on the 71st minute as the Black Stars walked off with a 1-0 win over their lowly fancied opponents. Born in Germany, Antwi Adjei last came to Ghana when he was only 5 years old and had to make a return when he was handed his…

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AFCON Qualifiers: Jordan’s solitary goal embellishes lacklustre Ghana victory over São Tomé- Report

Jordan Ayew’s penalty proved to be the difference as Ghana labored to a 1-0 victory away to São Tomé in 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifier on Monday. The four-time African champions struggled to get their passing game going in the opening minutes due to the regretful nature of the pitch at the National stadium. The first real chance fell to Jordan after the São Tomé goalkeeper gifted the Crystal palace striker the ball, he squared it to Samuel Owusu but his shot failed to find the back of the net.…

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SC Paderborn winger Christopher excited to be playing with Ayew brothers

His call up to play for Ghana was a surprise to many who had not known him hitherto but SC Paderborn 07 winger Christopher Antwi Adjei relishes playing for the West African giants. To him, it’s a source of pride and excitement to be playing along Andre Ayew and Jordan Ayew who he describe as ‘big players.’ He insists that when he was a child he dreamt of playing at the World Cup or AFCON with Ghana and with this opportunity, it was a dream come true. “When I was…

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Christopher Antwi Adjei: ‘I want to help bring fans closer to the team’

Ghana newboy Christopher Antwi Adjei has revealed the immediate impact he hopes to have on the senior national team. According to the Paderborn attacker, he wants to add to the appeal of the Black Stars that will help bring Ghanaians closer to the team. “First of all I want to help bring the fans closer to the team. I think it’s important for the people here in Ghana to stay right behind the team. I think this is the main thing” he said in an interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com. The German-born…

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