Zylofon Media to sponsor Ghana Premier League

The talk about the Ghana Premier League not having sponsorship is set to end as a representative of Zylofon Media, which is owned by businessman, Nana Appiah Mensah has announced that, their outfit will be sponsoring the country’s elite football league. “Nana Appiah Mensah says I should inform you that Zylofon Media will be sponsoring the Ghana Premier League” the representative of Zylofon Media said on Saturday to a rapturous applause from players of the national U-17 and U-20 teams who are camping at Prampram. The Ghana Football Association (GFA)…

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Editor’s take: One for Elmina Sharks’ management

I was totally appalled by the news this week that, the match day eight Ghana Premier League fixture between Elmina Sharks and Medeama at the Nduom Stadium on Wednesday ended abruptly. Referee Nuhu Liman sustained a head injury which didn’t allow him to continue the game. An eyewitness account given by Assistant Referee, Joseph Sey on Nhyira FM and the story told by the Chairman of the Referees Association of Ghana (RAG), Joe Debrah on Okokroko FM, indicate that, Referee Nuhu was hit by a stone apparently thrown by an…

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Mark Noonan visits Pobiman with project architects

Accra Hearts of Oak may be struggling to find their rhythm on the field of play in the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League. However, at their field at Pobiman where they gearing up to construct a modern training and camping facility, the Phobians appear to be hitting the right notes as their Managing Director, Mark D. Noonan, on Thursday morning visited the Pobiman project site with architects. “We can’t change yesterday (sorry) but we can work toward a brighter ‘homegrown’ future today” wrote the Hearts of Oak leader on his Twitter…

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Leonard Owusu in sterling form after injury return

Dreams FC captain, Leonard Owusu is keeping his focus on improved performance match after match weeks after returning from injury which sidelined him at the beginning of the season. The calm-looking skipper was missing in action in the team’s opening matches. Some fans of the club admit that, even though Dreams FC have an all-round team, the absence of Leonard Owusu was felt much the same way as his presence has seen in good lights. Leonard has featured in the last three matches of Dreams FC. What’s striking is that,…

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PLB condemns brazen violence at match venues

The Premier League Board has expressed its shock at events that caused the abrupt end of the match day eight, Ghana Premier League fixture between Elmina Sharks and Medeama at the Nduom Stadium on Wednesday. The league body said: “The circumstances which led to the injury to centre referee, Nuhu Liman and subsequent end to the game, were “unfortunate” as it condemned unreservedly what it termed as a “sad development”. The official reports on the incident at Elmina, the PLB added, have been received and forwarded to the Ghana Football…

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Irate Elmina Sharks fans stoned Referee Nuhu Liman

Contrary to what officials of Elmina Sharks want football fans to believe, that, Referee Yakubu Nuhu Liman, who handled the Ghana Premier League, match day eight fixture against Medeama on Wednesday, “tripped and fell” thereby injuring himself; it has emerged that, the referee was rather stoned by angry fans of Elmina Sharks. The Premier League Board and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has in the last 24hours received the referee’s report, which was copied to the Chairman of the Referees Association of Ghana (RAG), Joe Debrah, who told Cape Coast…

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Help RTU to regain its rightful position – Dr. Bawumia

They were a powerhouse in Ghana Premier League football but years after being relegated to the Division One League, they have struggled to bounce back to represent the Northern Region of Ghana as they previously did. It’s against this backdrop that, Vice President of the Republic, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has urged the leadership of Real Tamale United (RTU) to work hard to restore the ‘Pride of the North’ to where it truly belongs in Ghana football. Dr. Bawumia made the call on Thursday when the Board of Directors and Management…

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Editor’s take: In the maze of Dreams FC’s victory

Love or hate it, Dreams Football Club is an emerging football brand that’s leaving very good impressions on the minds of those who care to take good notice of all that the club has been up to since its return to the Ghanaian Premier League and even before. From the off-season to the season proper, the conduct of Dreams FC in the Ghana Premier League, continuous to earn it more admirers and that, isn’t wouldn’t change now as managers of the club are in no mood to lower the standards…

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We conceded very silly goal – Paa Kwesi Fabin

Unable to overcome the disappointment with his players in their painful 1-0 loss away to Dreams FC, Asante Kotoko coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin has admitted that, his team conceded “a very silly goal” that handed their opponent a deserved win in their match day seven game of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League on Sunday. A late strike by substitute, George Dwubeng broke the hearts of the teeming Kotoko fans at the Theatre of Dreams, Dawu at a time they were close to securing what would have been a favourable goalless…

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Late Black Stars player James Adjei’s family calls on GFA

The family and representatives of late Black Stars player, James Adjei on Friday afternoon visited the Ghana Football Association (GFA) secretariat in Accra to formally inform and further invite the GFA to the funeral rites of their departed son next week. The GFA, led by its President, Kwesi Nyantakyi warmly received the bereaved family and shared the FA’s sympathies with them. The funeral rites for the late footballer is expected to be held at Ashtown, Kumasi on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The late James Adjei played for Asante Kotoko and…

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