CAF CC: AshantiGold to face Moroccan giants RS Berkane in next round

AshantiGold will face 2019 CAF Confederation Cup runners up RS Berkane in the next qualifying round. The Ghana Premier League side will host the Oranges for the first leg between  the weekend of 13–15 September and the return leg at the Stade Municipal de Berkane between 27–29 September. The Miners set up the meeting with the Moroccan giants after thumping Akonangui 4-1 on aggregate in the preliminary round. Shafiu Mumuni‘s first half hat trick inspired a 3-0 win at the Len Clay Stadium on Saturday after the first leg ended 1-1…

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CAFCC Player ratings: AshantiGold 3-0 Akonangui FC – Shafiu Mumuni’s brilliance takes Miners to the next round

Ashantigold defeated Akonangui FC by 3 -0 to qualify to the next stage of the CAF Confederation Cup. A first half hat trick by Shafiu Mumuni was enough to  secure the qualification for the Miners. Footballmadeinghana.com rated the performance of Ashantigold players by over. (10) AshantiGold Frank Boateng (7 /10)- Made numerous saves in the game to denied Akonangui from getting a consolation. Was always on alert. Deserved his clean sheet. Kwadwo Amoako( 8/10) – proved why Ashantigold hijacked him from Asante Kotoko. Assisted Shafiu Mumuni’s for his third goal….

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CAFCC Match report : AshantiGold 3-0 Akonangui – Shafiu Mumuni’s hat trick seals qualifications for the Miners

Ashantigold beat Akonangui FC by 3-0 to qualify to the next round of the CAF Confederation Cup. A stupendous first half hat trick by skipper of the side Shafiu Mumuni condemned the Ebebiyin based club to 3 -1 defeat. Ashantigold coach Ricardo Da Rocha maintained the same team that started the first leg in Equatorial Guinea. Returnees Amos Nkrumah and Appiah McCarthy made it to the bench. It was dream start for Ashantigold as Shafiu Mumuni broke the deadlock under a minute through a spot kick after Ismail Sylla was…

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CAF CC: Ricardo da Rocha names AshantiGold starting eleven to face Akonangui FC, keeps faith in the team that started the first leg

AshantiGold coach Ricardo Da Rocha has named his starting line up for their clash with Akonangui FC at the Obuasi Lenclay Stadium. The Brazilian coach has maintain the same line up that drew 1-1 at Equatorial Guinea. Appiah McCarthy and Amos Nkrumah have made it to the  match day squad. The duo will start the game from the bench. Frank Boateng will be in the sticks with Kwadwo Amoako and Eric Donkor on the right and left flanks. Yussif Mubarik will partner Eric Osei Agyemang as center backs for the…

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GFA NC wishes Kotoko, AshantiGold well in CAF inter-club matches

The Normalisation Committee of the Ghana Football Association have wished Asante Kotoko and Ashantigold the best of luck in their respective CAF inter-club competitions this weekend. Ashantigold will lock horns with Equatorial Guinean side Akonangui at the Len Clay Stadium on Saturday in the CAF Confederations Cup, While Asante Kotoko host Nigeria’s Kano Pillars in Kumasi on Sunday in the CAF Champions League. A statement reads; “Our two representatives in Africa registered impressive results in the first-leg of their respective competitions away. Ashantigold’s 1:1 draw in Equatorial Guinea and Kotoko’s…

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#CAFCC Preview : AshantiGold vrs Akonangui FC – Miners set sight on qualification

Ashantigold will host their Equatorial Guinea counterpart Akonangui FC on Saturday in the second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup at the Obuasi Lenclay Stadium. The Miners secured an important 1-1 draw in the first leg which was played two weeks ago at Ebebiyin. The last time Ashantigold hosted a continental competition at the Obuasi Lenclay Stadium was 2015/2016 when they beat M O Bejaia by a goal to nothing. Ashantigold have lost only (1) of their last (11) competitive games. interesingly the defeat came at the Obuasi Lenclay Stadium…

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#TotalCAFCC: Referees for AshGold-Akonangui clash arrived in Ghana

Match Officials assigned for the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round second leg fixture between AshGold and Akonangui FC of Equatorial Guinea have arrived in Ghana. The four match officials from Niger touched down at the Kotoka International Airport at around 9pm on Thursday. Center referee Abdoulaye Rhisa Almustapha and his assistants Sadissou Idi and Soufia Abdou and 4th official Moussa Ahamadou are expected in Obuasi on Friday morning. AshGold will cross swords with Akonangui on Saturday at the Len Clay Stadium. The first leg ended 1-1 in Equatorial Guinea. By:…

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Akonangui FC to arrive in Ghana tonight

Ashantigold opponent Akonangui FC will arrive in Ghana tonight ahead of the second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup. The Ebebiyin based club will arrive straight to kumasi with a chartered flight after which they will continue to Obuasi. Akonangui FC are expected to hold their final training session on Friday at the Len Clay Stadium as mandated by CAF. The Equatorial Guinea club couldn’t overcome their Ghanaian counterpart in the first leg after the two sides shared the spoil two weeks ago. They will be looking to defy all…

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CAF CC: AshantiGold defender Eric Donkor upbeat ahead of Akonangui showdown

AshantiGold defender Eric Donkor is confident ahead for their CAF Confederation Cup first qualifying round second leg against Akonangui FC. The match is scheduled to come off at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi on Saturday 24th August, 2019. The first leg which was played in Equatorial Guinea a fortnight ago ended 1-1. The Miners just need to avoid defeat or maintain a goalless scoreline on Saturday in order to boot out their opponent. “It was a good away result for us in the first leg and we are happy about it,…

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AshantiGold forms (5) member Interim Management Committee

Ashantigold Sporting Club have announced the formation of interim management committee (IMC). In a statement signed by the CEO of the club Frederick Acheampong, the following personalities will embrace the operational activities of the club until substantive management is announced. 1- Mr. Allhassan Abdul Rahman 2- Mr. Mark Mensah 3- Mr. Seth Boakye Agyamang 4- Mr Joseph Kwame Nimoh Poku 5- Mr George Asiedu The IMC will work with the CEO to embrace operational activities of the club until substantive Management is announced. The club will on the near future…

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