VIDEO: Ghana midfielder Attamah Larweh makes timely donation to orphanages amidst Coronavirus outbreak

Black Stars midfielder Joseph Attamah-Larweh has proven an oasis in the desert by coming to the aid of the needy and less privileged in such difficult and desolate times when the fear of CoronaVirus grips the nation. The Turkish based player who plies his trade for second tier side Fatih Karagümrük has made donations to two orphanages through his Not for Profit organization known as the JLA Foundation. The 25 year old former Tema Youth star was represented by his team at the JLA foundation as they presented the items…

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BREAKING NEWS: GFA suspends all football activities

The Ghana Football Association following the directives given by the President of the Republic on Sunday, March 15, 2020, has suspended all its competitions with immediate effect until further notice. In a statement released last week, the GFA announced that while all competitions will go ahead as scheduled it will continue to liaise with Government, the Ghana Health Service and the Ministry of Health and follow all national health protocols on the matter. The Government of Ghana announced new protocols on Sunday and consequently the GFA will immediately follow the…

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OFFICIAL: Eastern Region SWAG branch launched

The Eastern Regional Branch of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) has been officially launched on Saturday – March 14, 2020 in Koforidua, with a new leadership to steer the affairs of the infant body. Executives of the mother association, led by President Kwabena Yeboah launched the association announcing the new officers who will steer the association for the next two years. The Eastern Region which boasts of a vibrant sports media from radio, television and print is the fifth biggest in the media landscape in Ghana with about…

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BREAKING NEWS: CAF suspends all 2021 AFCON Qualifiers due to Coronavirus Outbreak

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has postponed this month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers due to Coronavirus outbreak in the region, the continent’s football governing body has confirmed. FootballMadeInGhana reported earlier that the Emergency Committee of CAF had met to deliberate on the canker and take a decision. Following the meeting, the EmCo of CAF has decided to cancel all 2021 AFCON Qualifiers set to be played in March u til further notice. It is still quite unclear when the fixtures will be fulfilled but the governing body…

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Turkey-based Attamah Larweh calm despite Black Stars snub, reveals speaking to Coach Akonnor ahead of call up

Receiving call ups to represent their national teams has always come with pride and motivation for many player, and Joseph Attamah Larweh is still optimistic of his Black Stars future despite being snubbed by C.K. Akonnor in his first call up. The Ghana gaffer announced his first call up for the Sudan clash in the 2021 AFCON qualifier without the Fatih Karagümrük midfielder. But the industrious player remains calm and not worried. He adds that he spoke briefly with the coach before he announced his squad a week ago. Asked…

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Joining Karagümrük was necessitated by football regulations – Attamah Larweh

Following his move to second tier side Fatih Karagümrük in the Turkish league, Ghana midfielder Joseph Attamah Larweh has revealed that the decision was necessitated by football regulations. Many had felt the move was a step back for the Ghanaian after he terminated his contract with Rizespor due to several moments of frustrations at the Black Sea Sparrowhawks. But the Black Stars midfielder believes that returning to his mother club was the best option but he couldn’t have played again in the league due to the regulations. “Well I had…

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Ghana midfielder Attamah Larweh reveals exiting Rizespor out of frustration

Ghana midfielder Joseph Attamah Larweh has finally opened up on his shocking exit from Turkish Super Lig side Rizespor despite his consistent outing for the side. The former Adana Demirspor midfielder has revealed he was frustrated in the club hence his decision to call for the termination of his contract. The 25-year-old called for the abrogation of his contract in January this year after weeks of disagreement over the continuous changing roles for the versatile player. This comes just six months after the talented midfielder joined the club from their…

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SWAG to inaugurate Eastern Region branch on Saturday

The Sports Writers’ Association of Ghana (SWAG) will inaugurate its Eastern Regional Branch on Saturday, March 14, 2020 in Koforidua. The Eastern Region which boasts of a vibrant sports media from radio, television and print is the fifth biggest in the media landscape in Ghana with about 37 radio stations, four television stations with correspondents for the national newspapers and portals. The inauguration is expected to bring together all sports writers and broadcasters from some major towns in the region like; Nkawkaw, Afram Plains, Kade, Nsawam, Koforidua, etc The Conference…

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Fortuna Dusseldorf winger Nana Ampomah, two others emerge as possible replacement for injured Boakye Yiadom

Following the sudden injury to Ghana striker Richmond Boakye Yiadom, three top players have popped up as the possible replacement for the Red Star Belgrade forward. Fortuna Dusseldorf winger Nana Opoku Ampomah, LASK Linz attacking midfielder Samuel Tetteh and Pyramids striker John Antwi are the three favourites to replace Yiadom. Boakye Yiadom will not be part of the Black Stars’ squad to face Sudan after picking an injury while playing for his club on Wednesday. The Ghana striker was stretched off in the 34th minute in his side’s clash with…

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BAD NEWS: Boakye Yiadom injured, ruled out of Ghana-Sudan clash

Ghana and Red Star Belgrade forward Richmond Boakye Yiadom will not be part of the Black Stars’ squad to face Sudan after picking an injury while playing for his club on Wednesday. The Ghana striker was stretched off in the 34th minute in his side’s clash with Partizan in the Belgrade derby. Boakye-Yiadom was named among the 23-man squad released by Black Stars new head coach CK Akonnor earlier this week. The 27 year-old forward after his two years absence from National Dutuies will miss the double header against Sudan…

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