Ashgold’s Kwaku Frimpong donates bottle water to colts tournament organizers

The President of Ashanti Gold SC, Dr. Kwaku Frimpong (Champion) has presented thirty boxes of STARZ PLUS Mineral water to the organizers of Ashanti Regional Colts Rebuilding tournament. Dr. Frimpong who is the producer of STARZ PLUS Mineral water has taken keen interest in the tournament and has urged the organizers to continue to unearth talents which will eventually help the development of football in the country. Receiving the items, the chief organizer of the tournament Abdulai “Kamara” Amidu, the President of Asokwa Royals and Deportivo SC thanked Dr. Frimpong…

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Sacking of Yusif Abubakar was meaningless – Elvis Opoku

The midfielder says Aduana Stars’ decision to replace Yusif Abubakar by Japanase-American trainer Kenichi Yatshuhashi made no sense. Elvis has, on Friday, made some really damning allegations against the club he currently has two years contract. Coach Yusif was sacked after two games into the CAF Confederation Cup competition losing to ASEC by 1-0 away and drawing 3-3 against Raja Casablanca in Dormaa. The defensive midfielder has questioned the decision of the management of the Ghanaian champions to sack premier league winner Abubakar. “What was the point in the sacking…

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CAF Extra’O general assembly to elect Nyantakyi’s FIFA Council replacement on Sept 30

CAF  General Assembly members will meet at Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt to elect an African representative to the FIFA council for the Anglophone linguistic grouping to replace the original holder of the position Kwesi Nyantakyi who resigned on June 8 following his implication in the Tiger Eye Pi undercover investigative video. CAF will also deliberate on the concept of centralisation of the rights of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers among other things. FIFA Council member Ntantakyi was banned by FIFA Ethics committee for 90 days which was extended…

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Elvis Opoku blasts “terrible” Aduana Stars management and wants 2-year contract terminated

The frustrated and disappointed midfielder has opened can of worms against the management of Aduana Stars and wants his two-year contract with the club terminated immediately. Elvis Opoku is disappointed after failing to win a move abroad from the Ghanaian champions since joining the Dormaa side. Likes of Yakubu Mohammed, Stephen Adams, Nathaniel Asamoah, Yahaya Mohammed, Derrick Sasraku have been purchased by foreign clubs but Elvis feels disappointed as Aduana Stars continue to block his greener pastures ambitions. The latest big transfer of Emmanuel Boateng – who has been at…

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Foh Amoaning calls for FIFA punishment against firebrand Takyi Arhin

Moses Foh Amoaning has called on FIFA to punish Takyi Arhin for his sexist comments made against two members of the Normalisation Committee. Cheif executive officer of Eleven Wonders Takyi Arhin questioned the credibility of the two females Ms. Lucy Quist and Naa Odoforley Nortey, who were nominated as part of the normalization committee for Ghana football. The outspoken football administrator went too far describing them as nothing but “beauty pageants” on the committee. Speaking on Happy the ace legal practitioner called on FIFA to punish Takyi Arhin after his…

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Ivorian clubs pay better wages – Berekum Chelsea’s Ametepe says

Berekum Chelsea midfielder Eric Ametepe was on loan at Ivorian club AS Tanda last season and says football clubs in Ivory Coast pay better salaries to players. “One thing is there is difference in value between the CFA and the Ghana cedis. But when you look at what players are paid over there and compare it to ours I can say they are doing better.” Ametepe disclosed. The former Berekum Arsenal offensive midfielder also added that Ghana is in the same bracket as Ivory Coast in terms of soccer talents…

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Black Stars biggest fallers of September’s FIFA rankings

Ghana moved two places up in the August 2018 FIFA World rankings of national football teams but the Black Stars have dropped to position number 51 in the latest rankings for the month of September making Ghana the biggest fallers. Kenyan who defeated Ghana in Kasarani this month in an AFCON qualifier were the biggest movers in terms of points as they gained 22 points. Tunisia moved one place up to 24th globally as Africa’s highest ranked country. Africa’s Top 10 on August’s Fifa rankings (global position in brackets): 1….

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Greater Accra AWCON LOC launched

An 11-member Venue Organising Committee (VOC) for Accra has been inaugurated by the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of the 11th CAF Total African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON) tournament at the conference room of the ministry of Youth and Sports. Present at the launching ceremony was deputy minister for Youth and Sports Perry Okudzeto, David Agorsor -Dir PPBME, Hon. Elisabeth Sackey- Dep Regional Minister Ms. Lucy Quist- Vice Chairperson Normalization Committee and Hon. Freda Prempeh- Chairperson of the LOC. The eleven members are appointed to be in charge of the…

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Kwesi Appiah donates GH¢10,000 to retired footballers of Ghana

Head coach of the the Black Stars, Kwesi Appiah has made a donation worth GH¢10,000 to the Retired National Footballers Association of Ghana (RENFAG). Kwesi Appiah upon signing his contract as the Black Stars pledged to give a percentage of his salary to the old players. The coach yesterday fulfilled his promised by donating GH 10,000 cedis to the members of the Association. Present at the brief presentation ceremony were Rev Osei Kofi, Ibrahim Sunday , Anas Seidu “Thunder”, Awuley Quaye and Willie Klutse who received the donation on behalf of…

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