Kwesi Appiah on target in Wimbledon defeat to Sunderland

Ghana international was in target but his first-half effort failed to rescue AFC Wimbledon from a 3-1 defeat to Sunderland on Saturday. The 28-year-old striker scored his second goal of the season in the 34th minute to hand AFC Wimbledon the lead at half-time. However, on resumption from the break, three goals from Chris Maguire overcame Kwesi Appiah’s effort. Wally Downes’ men are looking foward for a win in the upcoming games in the English League One competition. By: Gbordzor Promise

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Jordan Ayew on target for Crystal Palace against Manchester United

Ghana striker Jordan Ayew fired his first Premier League goal of the season with an amazing finish against giants Manchester United on Saturday. The intelligent striker fired Crystal Palace into the lead at the Old Trafford in a spirited style. The goal that was perfectly made and served in Ghana was set up by Jeffery Schlupp to put the visitors in front. The 27-year-old fired home The Eagles after meriting from a perfect flick from his Ghanaian counterpart Schlupp who outjumped Lindelof in the air. The goal becomes Jordan’s first…

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#TotalCAFCL: Ghanaian referee Charles Bulu to officiate Raja Casablanca-Brikama clash

Experienced Ghanaian Charles Bulu has been appointed to officiate the CAF Champions League game between Moroccan side Raja Casablanca and Gambian opponent Brikama United. The cagey encounter comes off on Saturday in Morocco . Bulu will be assisted by Tijani Mohammed and Emmanuel Alou all from Ghana along with Adaari Abdul Latif and Egyptian Match Commissioner Khaled Ibrahim Latif . By: Gbordzor Promise

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EUROPA LEAGUE: Caleb Ekuban powers Trabzonspor to victory with a hat trick

Ghana striker Caleb Ekuban blasted a hat trick for Turkish giants Trabzonspor to defeat Greek side AEK Athens 3-1 in their UEFA Europa League clash on Thursday night. The Black Stars striker rose to the occasion by firing home the equalizer for the visitors two minutes to the half hour make after the home side had grabbed the opener under 4 minutes. The Ghanaian shot the visitors in front with a brilliant finish on the stroke of half time before finishing his hat trick with another wonderful finish on the…

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BREAKING NEWS: Former Black Stars striker Junior Agogo is dead

The Ghana football fraternity has been greeted with the sad news of the death of former Black Stars striker Manuel Junior Agogo. The ex-Ghana striker and 2008 Africa Cup of Nations poster boy passed on at the age of 40. The former Zamalek player passed in London on Thursday morning after battling with a protracted illness. Agogo was hospitalized in 2015 after suffering stroke which debilitated him. He was remembered for his eye-catching performances for the Black Stars during the 2008 Nations Cup on home soil. Agogo also played for…

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‘It’s not easy settling with the new boys’ – Bernard Arthur confesses

Hearts of Oak new striker Bernard Arthur is not easily settling with his new team mates and the striker has confessed ‘it’s not easy settling with the new boys.’ Bernard joined the Phobians earlier this month and has struggled to settle with his new team mates but he’s sure it will improve. “There are a lot of young players in the team now and I need to adapt to the team. “The fact that I’ve played outside the shores of Ghana doesn’t mean things will be easy for me,” he…

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VIDEO: Former Hearts manager Eyal Lachman reminisces days in Ghana, his experience with Harry Zakour and talks about the future

In 2008, he was the best thing to have happened to Accra Hearts of Oak. His era as coach of the side saw massive transformation in the side as the Phobians started playing stupendously. Just as fans of the Oak Family fell in love with him and we’re assured of a better future under him Eyal Lachman left. What led to his decision to leave? What was relationship with Harry Zakour desbite being a Jew and Zakour, a Muslim? Does he have an unfinished business with Hearts and is he…

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Playing for Hearts is a dream come true – Bernard Arthur

Accra Hearts of Oak new striker Bernard Arthur is thanking his stars for realizing one of his career dreams following his move to Hearts of Oak. Arthur who has signed a year deal with the Phobians, with an option to renew, claims his dream has always been to play for Hearts of Oak. To him, even if he get the chance to play for Manchester United now, he’s happy to have played for Hearts first since it’s been his childhood club. “Every child playing in Ghana has a dream of…

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‘Showing up in the Premier League early make people assume I’m aged’ – Christopher Bonney

Hearts of Oak defender Christopher has finally opened up on his age controversy that popped up following his call up into the Ghana U23 side. The former Asante Kotoko right back was kicked out of Ibrahim Tanko’s side following his age controversy. Bonney claims Ghanaians classify players who pop up on the football seen early as aged and that is the challenge he has been confronted with. “It seems when you get the opportunity to feature for a Premier League club early enough, Ghanaians assume you are aged,” Bonney told…

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MATCH REPORT: Hearts 0-1 Black Meteors – Phobians suffer narrow defeat to Ghana U23

Ghana Premier League giants Accra Hearts of Oak suffered a 1-0 defeat in the hands of Ghana U23 side – The Black Meteors – in a friendly at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday. A second half strike by Nzema Kotoko striker Akesse Akesse was enough to give the Black Meteors the win over the Phobians. The first chance of the day fell to Kofi Kordzie who had goalkeeper Ayi at his mercy but his shot was blocked by stopper. The Meteors came threatening the Hearts of Oak goal area…

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