Dreams FC defender Abdul Jalilu talks up league suspension and Corona Virus

Dreams FC defender Abdul Jalilu has shared his thoughts on the suspension of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier league due to the coronavirus pandemic. The defender in an interview with Dreams FC Media gave an insight on how his colleagues are protecting themselves from the Coronavirus disease and what Dreams FC fans should also do to be safe. “Obviously every player would always want to play football so I am a bit disappointed but the most important thing is our health,we can’t play football in an unsafe environment hence we support…

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COVID-19: Michael Essien resumes personal training despite suspension of Azerbaijani league

Despite the suspension of football activities due to the outbreak of Coronovirus, Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has been keeping himself fit at home as he await the resumption of football. Esseien currently plies his trade as a player and manager at Sabail FK a club in Azerbaijan. The former Chelsea Midfielder as been training on his own despite the suspension of football in the Eastern European country. He shared a video on his official  Instagram page with the caption ” “Don’t stay at home and do nothing. Still keep that…

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Imoro Ibrahim bags Asante Kotoko Player of the Month for February award

Kumasi Asante Kotoko defender Imoro Ibrahim has scooped the club’s player of the month for February award. The left-back played all six Premier League games for the Procupine Warriors during the month under review. He registered a goal with a spectacular free kick in the club’s 3-1 win over Bechem United during Match Week 13. Imoro also contributed 2 assists during this period. The 20 year old received one Man-of-the-Match award last month and was the overwhelming winner of a voting exercise conducted on the club’s Official App, finishing with…

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Jordan Ayew is Africa’s best player- CIES report

Ghana and Crystal Palace forward Jordan Aye has been ranked the best performing African in Europe for the period of February-March by the CIES Football Observatory. Ayew, 28, is the highest ranked African in the list compiled by the research firm who use a unique approach to rate players on a match-by-match basis by taking into account the pitch production and efficiency at both individual and collective level. Jordan Ayew rank 7th on the overall list, and is ahead of the likes of Mohammed Salah, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Riyad Mahrez…

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Medeama SC appeal Disciplinary Committee’s decision to dock them points

Medeama Sporting Club have appealed GFA’s decision to dock them points for allegedly  fielding an unqualified player during match Day-12 of the Ghana Premier League match against Great Olympics. The Mauve and Yellows were dealt a heavy blow in their title chase on Monday as the Disciplinary Committee announced it’s verdict on Monday. Olympics’ protest claimed Nana Kofi Babil was ineligible for the fixture, having accumulated three yellow cards in matches prior. The Disciplinary Committee, in ruling in favour of Oly, declared the club winners of the game, awarding the Wonder Boys…

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Asante Kotoko on the verge of signing talented midfielder

Asante Kotoko is close to sealing a deal for former WAFA midfielder Gideon Waja, local media portal Daily Porcupine reports. The player will be signed on a free transfer in the ongoing transfer window. The report cites that Maxwell Konadu is interested in the 23-year old and wants to sign him to boost the club’s midfield. Gideon Waja has been training with his former club WAFA SC following his two-year stint with American second-tier club Toronto FC II. Waja made eighteen league appearances for Toronto FC II during the 2018…

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Coronavirus: Hearts of Oak defy all concerns; set to resume training tomorrow

Ghana Premier League giants, Accra Hearts of Oak will defy all concerns raised about the Novel Corona Virus and return to training effective tomorrow, Wednesday March 18, 2020. Ghana has so far confirmed 6 cases of Corona Virus with contact tracing ongoing. It is believed the infected persons have made contact with over 300 persons amid fears the number of confirmed cases could swell in the next few weeks. Football activities in the country have been officially suspended for the next 4 weeks following a directive by the government and…

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VIDEO: Anthony Baffoe raises awareness in fight against COVID-19

Former Ghana international Anthony Baffoe has joined a social media campaign to help prevent the spread of the novel Coronavirus which has led to cancellations of several matches including CAF competitions. The video, which was posted on the Confederation of African Football’s Twitter account, saw Baffoe implore the world to ensure their hands are clean to prevent infections. Africa’s football governing body is embarking on a who-is-next social media challenge that would encourage and teach fans on good personal hygiene to avoid the disease that has so far killed more…

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Embittered Oti Akenteng won’t re-apply for GFA technical director job

Outgoing Technical Director of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Francis Oti Akenten has revealed that he will not consider re-applying for the job when his tenure expires at the end of the month. The GFA are on the hunt for a new technical director after officially announcing that Oti Akenteng who has served for more than 10 years will be vacating the seat. The country’s football governing body went ahead to announce for applications from interested and qualified persons to apply for the job. Speaking in an interview with Accra…

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Football is governed by rules- Oloboi Commodore jabs Medeama

General Manager for Great Olympics Oluboi Commodore has applauded the decision of GFA Disciplinary Committee to penalise Medeama SC for fielding an unqualified player in their matchweek 12 fixture. Olympics’ protest claimed Nana Kofi Babil was ineligible for the fixture, having accumulated three yellow cards in matches prior. The Disciplinary Committee, in ruling in favour of Oly, declared the club winners of the game, awarding the Wonder Boys three points and three goals. Medeama has since initiated processes to file an appeal against what they describe us a ‘bogus and…

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