Dr Kwame Kyei defends his speech in leaked audio

Executive Chairman of Asante Kotoko Dr Kwame Kyei has insisted he sees nothing wrong with what he told the players during an emergency meeting at Sports hotel on Monday. In a leaked audio that went viral on Tuesday, the executive chairman of the club was heard descending on the players after their exit in the MTN FA Cup. Many people in the football fraternity have since condemned his comment and opined he could have choose his words carefully. But speaking to Oyerepa FM on the comment, the Unity Oil mogul…

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No deal for Songne Yacouba – Kennedy Boakye Ansah

Communication Director of Kumasi Asante Kotoko Kennedy Boakye Ansha has swiftly denied reports that Songne Yacouba has renewed his contract with the club. This comes after news of Yacouba’s renewal went viral on Thursday evening that the Burkinabe attacker has penned a year deal with the club. But speaking to Kumasi FM, Kennedy Boakye Ansah dismissed the claims and insisted there is no agreement between both parties. ” It’s never true Yacouba has extended his contract with Asante Kotoko neither have we agreed on any terms, its non existent as…

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Former Asante Kotoko playmaker Baba Mahama completes move to Legon Cities

Former Asante Kotoko playmaker Baba Mahama has completed a move to premier league side Legon Cities FC. The 23-year-old joined the Capital based club on free transfer after penning a two-year deal with the club. Mahama has been without a club after his contract with Asante Kotoko was terminated in 2018. He failed to live up to expectations at Asante Kotoko during his stay where he scored three goals in his 22 Ghana Premier League appearances. Mahama joined Asante Kotoko from Techiman City after impressing for the Techiman based club.…

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France and AC Milan legend Desailly visits GFA boss Kurt Okraku

AC Milan and Chelsea legend Marcel Desailly has called on the President of the Ghana Football Association, Kurt E.S Okraku at the Association’s Headquarters. Desailly; World cup winner with France in 1998, passed by to congratulate Mr. Okraku on his election as GFA President and also to assure him of his unflinching support during his term. The 51 year old has had a long standing relationship with the GFA boss which dates back to 2010. It is also on record that Mr. Okraku tried on two occasions to make Marcel…

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Report: Sogne Yacouba renews Asante Kotoko contract

Reports reaching Footballmadeinghana.com indicate that Kumasi Asante Kotoko contract rebel Sogne Yacouba, has finally agreed to an extension with the club, ending what has been a protracted negotiation process. Yacouba had his contract running out in April and had refused to commit to an extension due to disagreement on the renewal amount to be paid him by the club. Asante Kotoko communicated that they were unwilling to meet the $150,000 renewal fee being demanded by Yacouba’s representatives. The player was subsequently benched by Head Coach Maxwell Konadu who insisted on…

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Preview: Asante Kotoko vs Bechem United- Porcupines, Hunters face off on Friday night

Asante Kotoko will host Bechem United in Accra on Friday night on Matchday 12 in the ongoing Ghana Premier League. The Porcupine Warriors have moved their home grounds to the Accra Stadium following the closure of the Kumasi Baba Yara Stadium. Coach Maxwell Konadu and his struggling side will be looking to bounce back after back to back defeats in their last two games. They were beaten by Aduana Stars in the league before being dumped out of the MTN FA Cup by second-tier side Asokwa Deportivo. Meanwhile, Bechem United…

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Europa League: Midfield Kingpin Elisha Owusu starts for Gent in crucial clash against AS Roma

French born Ghanaian defensive midfielder Elisha Owusu has been included in the starting lineup of KAA Gent’s crucial UEFA Europa League clash with AS Roma. The 22 year old midfield kingpin makes the Gent starting lineup once again after seeing full action in the 1-0 first leg defeat to their Italian opponents last week. Hosting the game at the Ghelamco Arena, Gent will count on the home fans to be their twelfth man as they bid to get a better aggregate score line to qualify to the Round of 16…

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Bashir Hayford confident of landing GFA technical Director role

Former Head Coach of the Black Queens, Bashir Hayford has confirmed reports that he had submitted his application to the Ghana Football Association for the vacant Technical Director role. Hayford who has been out of coaching after deciding not to return to his post as the Head Coach of the Somali National Team in December last year revealed he submitted his application after he was informed about the vacant position by the outgoing Technical Director Oti Akenten. “It’s true I have submitted my application. I was informed by Oti Akenten…

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Inter Allies striker Alex Aso itching to break goal duck

Inter Allies youngster Alex Aso is hoping to score his first goal for the club when they travel to Cape Coast to face Ebusua Dwarfs over the weekend. The Cedar Stars graduate has played 10 games out of 11 in his debut premier league season for the club. The youngster who is noted for his stamina and strength in games stated he is enjoying the experience playing in the league, but is anxiously waiting to celebrate his first goal. “The experience playing in the league has been good so far. I…

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Black Stars head coach CK Akonnor returns from European tour

Black Stars Head Coach, Charles Kwabla Akunnor has arrived in the country after days of monitoring Ghanaian players based in Europe. The senior national team head coach has been touring Europe to check up and interact with some Black Stars players and scout some Ghanaian talents abroad. Coach Akonnor met Black Stars captain Andre Ayew and striker Jordan Ayew in the UK as well as Leicester defender Daniel Amartey who is recovering from a long-term injury. The Black Stars coach also visited Ghanaian players based in Germany, Spain, Belgium and…

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