STATEMENT: PFAG calls on fans to avoid acts of hooliganism during Hearts-Kotoko clash

The Professional Footballers Association (PFAG) of Ghana would like to appeal to general public and fans of Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko to stay away from rowdy behaviour when the two teams clash at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday. Hooliganism and thuggery have no place in football and acts of violence perpetrated by individuals cannot be tolerated. As much as the PFAG believe both clubs would not endorse any such thing, we back the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to reinforce security at the stadium and various centres in…

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Match Report: Great Olympics 1-0 Inter Allies- Olympics continue resurgent with a 1-0 win over Allies

Great Olympics continued their resurgent with a 1-0 victory over Inter Allies at the Accra Sports Stadium. A first half strike by Philip Nii Kojo was enough to secure the Adade boys their second win of the season. Inter Allies suffere d a set back 18 minutes after kick off, Goalkeeper George Apronti got injured and was replaced by Nyarko Augustus Ofori. It didn’t take long before Olympics took the lead, Philip Nii Kojo scored a beautiful goal to give his side the lead. Inter Allies came back from the…

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Five reasons why Asante Kotoko will destroy Hearts of Oak on Sunday

Asante Kotoko are favourites to beat Hearts of Oak when the two teams face off at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday afternoon in the match day six of the Ghana Premier League. Maxwell Konadu’s men have already gotten the better of the Phobian’s before the start of the season by beating them by 2-0 at the Baba Yara Stadium to win the President Cup. However, Hearts of Oak are a lot steadier than they were back then. But Asante Kotoko continue to be the favourites going into the match.…

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Match Report: Medeama 1-0 AshGold, Prince of Goals strikes gold to leave Miners empty-handed

 Medeama’s Prince of Goals strikes gold to leave Miners empty-handed Medeama SC’s ‘Prince of Goals’ struck gold again to hand his side a crucial 1-0 win over visiting AshGold SC in a Ghana Premier League Week 6 encounter. Prince Opoku Agyemang netted his 5th goal of the season (4 in the last 3 games) to return Medeama to winning ways while handing Ashgold their second consecutive defeat this campaign. Coach Samuel Boadu reinstated Kwesi Donsu in the starting pack while returning from injury left-back Phillip Appiah was also accommodated. The…

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Match Report: Berekum Chelsea 1-1 Aduana Stars- Bono derby ends in stalemate

Berekum Chelsea and Aduana Stars played out a pulsating 1-1 draw in the Bono derby on Saturday. After a cagey opening exchanges, the hosts took a 17th minute lead to settle the nerves at the Golden City Park. Stephen Amankona cooly converted from 12 yards after the Blues were awarded a penalty. The Blues held on to their advantage until a drama late twist in the game ensured both teams shared the spoils. Pious Asante Yeboah restored parity for the Ogya boys after a brilliant team move. Incidentally, the 86th…

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Relief: Medeama Coach Samuel Boadu stable after collapsing during AshGold game

Medeama SC have revealed that head Coach Sanuel Boadu is currently in a stable condition and responding to treatment after a major scare earlier. Coach Boadu collapsed during a Match Week 6 game at the Akoon Park, Tarkwa on Saturday January 25 with many fearing the worst. To help clear up the gloomy atmosphere this news created, the club has allayed fears and rightly updated on the condition of Coach of the National U-15 side. In a statement on the club’s official Twitter page, they assured all that Samuel Boadu…

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Six Ghanaian Officials Handed Roles in this Weekends Continental Matches 

Six Ghanaian football officials have been nominated for various roles in this weekend’s CAF Club competition matches. The roles include Refereeing, Match Coordination, Commissioning games as well as Match Security functions. Head of the GFA’s National teams department Alex Asante will be match commissioner for one of the weekend’s toughest games Esperance vs Raja Casablanca in Rades, Tunisia. Former GFA President Alhaji MND Jawula and Mr Julius Emunah will be Match Commissioner and Security respectively for the match between Enyimba and Hassan US Al Gadir in Nigeria Fifa Referee Daniel…

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MTN FA Cup preliminary round to be played on Saturday and Sunday

The preliminary round of the MTN FA Cup Competition continues with games lined up for Saturday and Sunday across the country. Three matches were played on Friday with some second and third tier sides expected to face each other this weekend. It promises to be an exciting weekend of local football with lower tier teams getting opportunities to match up against teams in the second tier league. Here are the fixtures for the weekend games:

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My boys were motivated to beat WAFA after the Hearts of Oak defeat – Liberty Coach Oclo

Liberty Professionals head coach David Ocloo has revealed last weekend’s painful defeat against Hearts of Oak inspired his team to end WAFA’s 46 games unbeaten run at home in the Ghana Premier League. The Scientific soccer lads suffered a 1-2 defeat at home against Hearts of Oak in a game they led for a large period of time, but a late goal by Kofi Kordzi stunned Liberty Professional at home. Liberty Professional on Friday defeated WAFA by 2-1, Alhassan Mubarak scoring the winner after Samson Agyapong had cancelled Elvis Kyei…

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Mubarak Alhassan reveals Hearts defeat spurred Liberty to victory against WAFA

Liberty Professional winning goalscorer against WAFA Mubarak Alhassan has admitted they were very angry after their painful defeat to Accra Hearts of Oak in the match day five of the Ghana Premier League and that inspired their victory against WAFA l. The Scientific soccer lads defied all odds to end WAFA’s 46 home games unbeaten run in the Premier League by beating then by 2-1 on Friday. Liberty Professional took an early in the game through Elvis Kyei Baffour’s penalty but Sampson Agyapong left footed effort in the 70th minute…

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