Ashmeru on target for RB Salzburg in Austria Cup final win

Ghanaian midfielder Majeed Ashmeru was on the scoresheet for RB Salzburg in their 5-0 win over Austria Lustenau to lift the Austria Cup. The Ghanaian was on cloud nine for scoring against his former side at the Worthersee Stadion. Majeed, 21, found the back of the net on the 65th minute of the game. Other goals were scored by Dominik Szoboszlai, Sekou Koita, Noah Okafor and an own goal scored by Dominik Stumberger. The former WAFA star lasted the entire duration of the match that has seen him win his…

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FIFA outlines strict medical considerations for the return of football to MAs

FIFA has outlined some strong medical steps towards the return of football for their Member Associations (MAs) after establishing a working group to examine the medical considerations necessary for football across the world. The working group with support and representation from each of the six confederations and the World Health Organization outlined some important steps to consider before football activities can safely take place. In a document signed by FIFA General Secretary Fatma Samoura and sighted by footballmadeinghana.com, the world football governing body together with the World Health Organization has…

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Abu Group Foundation partners Tema United to donate to Tema General Hospital

It was the turn of the Tema General Hospital on Wednesday as the Abu Group Foundation; a non-governmental organization together with Tema United FC donated several items to the Tema General Hospital in the fight against COVID-19. The NGO which has been partnering the Division Two side targeted the Children’s Ward of the Tema General Hospital where several food items as well as PPEs were given to the patients. The hospital was not left out as the team handed over hundreds of face shields, nose masks, washing powder and hand…

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VIDEO: Watch Welbeck’s first interview after appointment as ‘Still Believe’ manager

Following his appointment as Still Believe manager, John  Welbeck has spoken to the club’s in-house television channel – DREAMS TV – on Wednesday. Welbeck was appointed as the manager of the club’s youth side Still Believe FC on a long-term deal. The Ajax Capetown trainer has large experience in youth development and is widely known for his love for nurturing and enhancing the talent of young footballers. With his rich experience acquired both locally and internationally, the club believes his appointment is the right choice that will help Still Believe FC maintained…

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PHOTOS: Tema United collaborates Abu Group Foundation to support street children

Abu Group Foundation and Tema United FC on Monday have once again collaborated to provide food for street children and the needy in Tema and it’s environs. The exercise was to put smiles on the faces of the destitute in the Team Municipality amidst the Islamic celebration of Eid Ul Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan. Despite the festival being celebrated on the quiet and in isolation due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the lower tier club still found it significant to provide food for the kids on the…

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AFCON-winning coach Herve Renard names 6 Ghanaians in his all-time Africa XI

Former head coach of the Atlas Lions of Morocco and AFCON-winner with Zambia and Ivory Coast Herve Renard has named 6 Ghanaians in his all-time Africa XI. The former Black Stars assistant coach named Asamoah Gyan and Andre Ayew in his list among other top African stars. The France international was assistant to Claude Le Roy during the 2008 African Cup of Nations tournament. Ghana managed to claim the bronze medal. Afterwards, he led Zambia to a shocking AFCON title in 2012 and repeated that feat with Ivory Coast three…

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Kurt backs C.K. Akonnor’s appointment as Black Stars coach – “He deserved it”

Ghana FA President Kurt E.S. Okraku has backed the appointment of CK Akonnor as the Black Stars coach insisting he is the right man for the job. Akonnor was appointed as the successor to Kwasi Appiah after Ghana’s shameful performance at the 2019 AFCON in Egypt. Following his failure to achieve the target set for him by the Ghana FA after his appointment, Kwasi Appiah had no favour to stay on as the Black Stars head coach hence the appointment of CK. Kurt believes Akonnor deserves respect from Ghanaians after…

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Former Kotoko defender Kuffour granted Ȼ50K bail after physically assaulting ex-girlfriend

The Ejisu District Court has granted former Asante Kotoko defender John Kuffuor a GHC 50,000 bail after he was put behind bars for physically assaulting his ex-girlfriend. The former Heart of Lions defender is facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated battery after biting off the nipple of his former lover Dennisa Hagan. The court presided over by His Lordship Kwaku Baah Frempong granted the former footballer the bail on Friday with two sureties after he was arrested for his abnormal conduct. He is expected to assist the former girlfriend…

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Gyan fires back at Herve Renard – ‘I’m not a lazy player’

Former Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan has fired back at AFCON-winning coach Herve Renard insisting he is not lazy as the gaffer posits. Renard who worked under Claude Le Roy as the Black Stars’ physical trainer during the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations believes Asamoah Gyan did not reach his full potential. The 51-year-old, in an interview with TV3’s Juliet Bawuah, touted Gyan had qualities that should have seen him achieve better than he had in his illustrious career but expressed reservations about the striker’s attitude to training saying: “The quality…

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