GFA opens Media Accreditation for upcoming league season

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) is pleased to announce that application for media accreditation process for the upcoming football season is officially open. Media organizations interested in covering the various competitions of the GFA can officially apply for accreditation by sending a request to (media@ghanafa.org) or present a letter (on an official letterhead) to the Communications Department of the GFA with names and passport size photographs of designated journalists. All media houses should kindly note that requests that are not on official letterheads will not be considered. Media houses are…

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German Ambassador excited over meeting Ghana U23 manager Ibrahim Tanko

German Ambassador to Ghana Christoph Retzlaff has expressed excitement over his meeting with Ghana U23 manager Ibrahim Tanko on Tuesday. Christoph who met the former Borussia Dortmund striker at his residence on Tuesday morning could not hold his joy as they reminisced his playing days at the Yellow and Blacks. The two are believed to have shared fond memories of the German Bundesliga and the excitement it drags along as well as its fan culture. Tanko’s current coaching career and his recent experience at the U23 AFCON in Egypt are…

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Muftawu Adamu writes: Accra Hearts of Oak and its Old Players I greet you all

I am a Phobian but I must confess and admit my extreme delight in what our rivals Asante Kotoko have done by appointing or reuniting with Maxwell Konadu. Anybody who suggested Kotoko reappointed Maxwell Konadu is a sage, a deep thinker and has the future of the club at heart. The Porcupine Warriors have continuously shown that they have what it takes to become a bigger club than they are now but poor management and occasional bad decisions have stagnated the club. Going through the names of all LICENSE A…

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GFA’s Integrity Seminar for referees starts at Pentecost Convention Center

The Referees Integrity Seminar by the Ghana Football Association has started with over 200 match officials taking part. The special exercise is for for referees who have been selected to officiate in the upcoming 2019/20 league season. The four-day seminar started today – December 10 and will end on December 13 at the Pentecost Convention Centre near Kasoa. Over 200 referees and assistant referees are attending the seminar, which will be led by renowned retired Mauritius referee Lim Kee Chong, who is Vice Chairman of the Referees Committee of CAF,…

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Liberty Professionals appoint David Ocloo as the team’s head coach

Dansoman-based Liberty Professionals have named David Ocloo as the club’s new head coach ahead of the kickoff of the Ghana Premier League season later this month. The 35 year old coach joins the Scientific Soccer Lads with a reputation for an attacking style of play and talent development. He replaces David Reginald Asante, who has taken a sabbatical leave in pursuit of a coaching course abroad. Coach Asante led the team to an impressive turn out during the Normalization Committee Special Competition where the club missed the finals by a…

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Dauda Mohammed strikes, but Esbjerg sinks

Ghana U23 striker Dauda Mohammed was on target for Esbjerg but his opener was not enough to secure his side the needed points as they succumbed to Sonderjyske on Sunday. The former Asante Kotoko striker broke the virginity of the game under 6 minutes with a magnificent strike but the home side came back to win 2-1 at the Sydbank Park. SønderjyskE hit back later through Dovbyk to restore parity in the 78th minute before Cristian Jakobsen converted an 85th minute penalty to seal the points. Dauda, owned by Belgian…

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Multi-talented Godfred Donsah shows goalkeeping skills for Cercle Brugge

Ghana midfielder Godfred Donsah demonstrated his masterly goalkeeping skills in the Belgian top-flight for his Cercle Brugge side when their goalkeeper was rushed to the hospital in their league match against Racing Genk on Saturday night. Having used all their substitutes, Donsah had to volunteer to protect the sticks when goalkeeper Guillaume Hubert was forced out after struggling with injury. Hubert was subsequently taken to the hospital with a bloody face. Donsah whose midfield brilliance has been admired by all took his admirers to a different level when he showed…

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Nordjaelland manager Flemming Perdersen tips Kudus Mohammed for greatness

FK Nordjaelland manager Flemming Perdersen is convinced Ghanaian wonderkid Kudus Mohammed is set to explode in the world of football as the next big thing. Flemming is highly impressed with the tactical comprehension of the Ghanaian and his rapid rise in growth. Kudus recently earned a call up into the senior national team of Ghana the Black Stars and grabbed his first goal in his debut against South Africa. Speaking on a potential move to the English Premier League, Flemming undoubtedly threw his weight behind the young Ghanaian saying he…

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VIDEO: Watch Samuel Tetteh’s goal for LASK in 3-1 win over AC Wolfsberger

Ghana winger Samuel Tetteh catapulted his LASK Linz side to a 3-1 win over AC Wolfsberger in the Austrian Bundesliga on Saturday. Tetteh who lasted 70 minutes of the game scored his side’s second goal as they hammered the home side at the Lavanttal Arena. Filipovic broke the virginity of the game to put the visitors in front under 21 minutes before Samuel Tetteh doubled the lead with 4 minutes to the break. Weissman reduced the tally for the home side in the 77th minute but Freisser restored the two-goal…

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Samuel Tetteh on cloud 9 after scoring 4th Bundesliga goal

Ghana winger Samuel Tetteh is on cloud nine after grabbing his fourth goal of the season in the Austrian Bundesliga.  The Ghana winger catapulted LASK Linz side to a 3-1 win over AC Wolfsberger in the Austrian Bundesliga on Saturday. Tetteh who lasted 70 minutes of the game scored his side’s second goal as they hammered the home side at the Lavanttal Arena. Filipovic broke the virginity of the game to put the visitors in front under 21 minutes before Samuel Tetteh doubled the lead with 4 minutes to the…

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