OFFICIAL: Dreams FC appoint Winfred Dormon as first team manager

Ghana Premier League side Dreams FC have appointed former assistant coach of the club, Winfred Dormon as the first team manager, the club has confirmed. Dormon who is an ex-player of the club has risen to the position of head coach after serving under so many managers as assistant. Before his appointment, Dormon handled the side in an acting role in the last four games of the NC Special Competition, winning three games and drawing one. Dormon takes over from Finnish coach Joha Pasoja who departed the club over family…

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Atsu picks Senegal and Egypt as Ghana’s main threat at 2019 AFCON

Black Stars attacker Christian Atsu has picked Egypt and Senegal as Ghana’s main threat at the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations. The diminutive winger believes the Pharaohs and Lions of Teranga among the favorites for the continental showpiece which starts on Friday. Ghana has not won the AFCON trophy since 1982 but Atsu believes a determined Black Stars team can end the country’s drought. “This is the one I have to win and I believe the Black Stars can achieve it. I have so much faith in the current group,…

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Atsu wants to stay at Newcastle United for ‘many years’

Christian Atsu says he wants to stay at Newcastle United for “many years” as he targets a long and fruitful relationship with the Magpies. Despite interest from other clubs, the 27 year old revealed he was happy to continue at St. James Park under the stewardship of ‘father-figure’ Rafa Benitez. In May 2017, the Spaniard signed the winger on a permanent deal after Atsu initially  impressed on loan at the Club. “I’m very happy at Newcastle, I’m happy with fans, especially the manager Rafa Benitez and the entire staff. I would…

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Greater Accra RFA launches Special Competition

The Greater Accra Regional Football Association has launched it’s Special Competition today at the Accra Sports Stadium media centre. The well attended event was chaired by the chairman of the Ghana League clubs association (GHALCA), Mr. Cudjoe Fianoo. A total of about 86 clubs across the region have confirmed their participation in the novelty league. The winner, first runner up and third place will be given trophies, medals as well as other prizes. The Best Player and Top scorer will also be awarded with the Golden Ball and Golden Boot respectively….

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AFCON 2019: Black Stars release jersey numbers for tournament

Ghana have released their squad numbers for the 2019 AFCON which is set to kickoff in Egypt on Friday. Skipper Andre Ayew, Asamoah Gyan, Mubarak Wakaso and Thomas Partey maintained their jersey numbers from the last edition of the tournament in Gabon. Baba Rahman will wear jersey number 17, Christian Atsu has jersey numbered 7, Jordan Ayew gets jersey numbered 9 and Afriyie Acquah has jersey numbered 6. Debutant Thomas Agyapong, Kassim Nuhu, Joseph Aidoo have been handed jersey number 3, 15 and 18, respectively. Other AFCON 2019 first-timers namely…

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Damba trains unattached Razak Brimah

  Former Black Stars goalkeeper’s trainer Abukari Damba is training unattached Razak Brimah as the shot stopper seeks to get be in form for possible return to football. Brimah has been without a club since August 2018 when his contract with Mamelodi Sundowns was terminated. The onetime Black Stars goalkeeper is in Ghana and is now been trained by veteran Abukari Damba at the Kotobabi Wembley Park. Brimah who has not been called to the Black Stars since AFCON 201 where he did a video to insult Ghanaians for criticizing…

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Vendors selling fake Kotoko Strike Jersey’s arrested in Ashaiman

Some Vendors in Ashaiman who are capitalizing on Asante Kotoko’s victory over Hearts of Oak on Sunday to make money overnight have been arrested. The vendors who are selling fake Kotoko Strike jersey’s to the public have been apprehended at Ashaiman in the Greater Accra Region. Former Kotoko skipper Yussif Chibsah Alhassan who was key in securing the kit sponsorship for the Porcupine Warriors revealed that some people have been nabbed for selling an imitation of the original brand . “Another arrest done this morning at Ashaiman market. Vendors selling…

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Fatawu eager to work hard for another Black Stars chance

Kumasi Asante Kotoko attacker Abdul Fatawu Safiu has revealed that he feels down for not making the Black Stars final squad for AFCON 2019 but he will continue to work hard. Fatawu was part of the provisional 30-man squad who went to Dubai for training camp but was dropped last week as the Kwesi Appiah settled on his final 23. The Kotoko forward pointed out that he feels disheartened with the snub but is the coach choice and it must be respected by all. “I am disappointed of course as…

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