Sports Journalists among the reason why Ghana hasn’t lift AFCON since 1982

Former Ghanaian international, Mohammed Gargo has fingered sports journalists in the country as one of the causes of the Black Stars’ title drought in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Ghana have failed to lift the African Cup of nation since winning the competition in 1982 Libya. Speaking on Akoma FM on why the country has failed to win the continental trophy for such a long time, Gargo included  journalist among the causes of the West African nation’s failure. “Political interference, lack of consistency in player call-ups and sports journalists…

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Refrain from nepotism or 38-years AFCON drought continue – Asiedu Attobrah to national teams handlers

Former New Edubiase star Asiedu Attobrah has stated that not even Jesus Christ or Prophet Mohammed can pray for Ghana to end it 38-year trophy drought if the national teams handlers would not refrain from Nepotism and boot-licking. According to Attobrah, the nation has been gifted with a lot of talent capable of lifting the AFCON but because player selection to the national teams is not done on merit hence our lack of triumph on the continent. “In Ghana if a player complains about something unpleasant then they tag him…

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Give us $150,000 and we will accept to play behind close doors – Alhaji Grusah tells GFA

The Bankroller of King Faisal Alhaji Abdul Karim Grusah is demanding an amount of $150,000 from the Ghana Football Association (GFA) as a condition for games to be played behind closed doors. This comes after the head of GFA  medical committee Dr Adam Baba revealed they have sent a blueprint document on how to bring football back in the country. In the over 30 page document, the Ghana FA is proposing a mandatory weekly test for players and essential staff as well as playing matches behind closed doors. However,  Alhaji who…

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“I’m the best player to have ever graced the Ghana Premier League’ – Emmanuel Osei Kuffour

Former Accra Hearts of Oak playmaker Emmanuel Osei Kufour has boasted he is the best player ever to have graced the Ghana Premier League (GPL). Kuffour ( General) is among the players who had the privilege of winning the Ghana Premier League with both Kotoko and Hearts during his stint with the two Ghanaian giants. Speaking to Ash FM, Osei Kufour said “I’m indeed the best player to have graced the local scene and that is a fact. “It is obvious everyone knows this and I am proud of that…

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VIDEO: Gyan leads foundation to construct road at Mile 11

Former Black Stars skipper Asamoah Gyan has taken another huge charitable step by leading his organization to construct a 1-kilometer road at Mile 11. The road which leads to Gyan’s residence was in a sorry state with all the sides eaten off due to erosion. Fears started gripping residence of the area who were confronted with the danger of having an unmotorable access to their homes due to the development. Without request from the residence of the area, Gyan and his foundation stepped up to take up that challenge to…

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Bravery or Overconfidence: Asante Kotoko ‘little’ boy Mathew Cudjoe wants Black Stars call up

Asante Kotoko’s 16-year old wonder boy Mathew Cudjoe has opined he is ready to play for the Black Stars if he’s handed a call up by coach C.K. Akonnor. Cudjoe has since dismissed claims that he is young and can’t don the shirts of Ghana’s senior national team. He will be following the historical steps of legendary Abedi Pele and Samuel Opoku Nti who were 16 years each when they represented Ghana at the 1982 AFCON. Cudjoe who has Lionel Messi as his idol says he is mentally fortified to…

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Essien wished to have played along with Partey

Former Chelsea star Michael Essien wished to have played alongside Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey despite playing with some of the best players in the world during his days. Essien was an integral player at the Stamford Bridge after joining from Olympique Lyonnais in 2005. He played alongside Frank Lampard, Claude Makelele and Lassana Diara at Chelsea, Kaka and Sami Khedira at Real Madrid and at AC Milan he played along Sulley Muntari and Andrea Pirlo. But Essien believes he should have played along with Partey, something he doesn’t see…

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Essien discloses reason for leaving Chelsea

Former Ghana midfielder Michael Essien was the reason many Ghanaians turned Chelsea fans and wishes he played there forever. Essien, 37, has revealed why he left English Premier League side, despite his love and admiration for the London side. The Ghanaian joined the London based side in 2005 from Olympique Lyonnais and went on to make 168 appearances and scored 17 goals in the process. He spent nine years at the Stamford Bridge before joining AC Milan in 2014, winning nine trophies with the Blues. “Every injury I had when…

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Dr. Prince Pambo slams ‘irresponsible’ calls for resumption of football 

CAF Media Officer Dr. Prince Pambo says calls for football to resume now without regard for safety of players and human lives in general are irresponsible and should not be entertained. The Ghana Football Association has suspended all football activities amid the CoronaVirus pandemic. Almost all football activities worldwide have grinded to a halt due to the outbreak of the novel disease. However, with some countries taking steps to resume their football competitions, pressure has been mounting on the Ghana FA to take a decision on the fate of the…

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GFA president Kurt E.S. Okraku holds positive talks with Ghana Scholarships Secretariat

GFA President Kurt E.S Okraku, on Monday, 18, May 2020, called on the Registrar of the Scholarships Secretariat Ghana, Hon. Kingsley Agyemang to have extensive discussions on sponsorships for the football value chain. With him was Mr. Simon Ehomah, Chairman of the Western Regional Football Association. Matters discussed ranged from identifying talents, coaching, the physiotherapy of football, football journalism, the business of football, showbiz of football, the science of football, general football administration, among others. “We need all agencies and institutions to come on board to support the Ghana Football…

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