Danso shines in Southampton debut

Ghanaian defender Kevin Danso marked his Premier League debut for Southampton as they cross swords Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday at Amex Park. Kevin played the entire duration as his side lashed Brighton and Hove Albion by 2-0 on Saturday. Goals from Nathan Redmond and Moussa Djennep on the 55th and 90th minutes respectively sealed all 3 points for Southampton in the top-flight league. Danso, born in Austria, started his career in England before moving to Germany to play for Augsburg. He joined Southampton on loan from Augsburg to…

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Kevin Prince Boateng scores debut goal in Fiorentina defeat to Napoli

Kevin Prince Boateng was on the scoresheet for Fiorentina as they suffered a narrow 4-3 defeat to Napoli on Saturday. The goal was Boateng’s debut goal for his new club but couldn’t secure them the maximum points. Fiorentina broke the deadlock in the 9th minutes through Pulgar via a spot kick to put the home side heads up. Two-goal hero lsigne cancelled the goal scored by Pulgar and added another to make it 2-1 in favour of Napoli. Fiorentina quickly organized their house to level the scoreline and added up…

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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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Ghana’s Kwame Bonsu plays 90 minutes in Esperance 1-0 over US Tataounie

Ghanaian midfielder Kwame Bonsu lasted  the entire duration of the game  for Esperance de Tunis in the Tunisian league as they powered US Tataouine by 1-0. Bonsu who played for Ghana’s Asante Kotoko played a significance role for Esperance as they started their campaign with 1-0 victory. The midfielder played a key role in Kotoko’s CAF Confederation cup campaign last year as the porcupines reached the group stage of the tourney. The central midfielder after joining the Tunisian based club played a pre-season games to gain match fitness before starting…

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African Games: Black Satellites crash out after 4-2 defeat to Mali

Ghana U20’s hopes of reaching the knockout stage of the 2019 African Games were brought to an abrupt end on Saturday. Tahiru Awudu was again on the double as Black Satellites lost 4-2 to Mali to crash out of the competition. The Medeama SC youngster has scored four goals in three matches. The Black Satellites needed a win to seal qualification after picking just three points in their opening two games. Ghana won their first game 2-1 against Burundi but suffered a 1-0 defeat to Senegal in the subsequent group…

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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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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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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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