Adepah tips Akonnor to reach Confederation Cup group stage with Kotoko

ENOS ADEPAH has backed C.K Akonnor to reach the Confederation Cup group stage. He was in charge of Wa All Stars for their 2017 CAF Champions league campaign and is putting his money on C.K Akonnor to reach the group stage. Asante Kotoko failed to make the target last season as they were eliminated in just the preliminary round by Congo’s CARA Brazzaville but the 2016 Ghana premier league winner, Enos Adepah, believes the Porcupine Warriors are in a better state to reach the ‘Money Zone’ this season. ‘Can they…

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‘Sometimes experience doesn’t matter’ – Adepah backs Akonnor to succeed in Africa

Asante Kotoko coach C.K Akonnor has no experience in Africa club football and has won no major titles in his coaching career but Techiman Eleven Wonders boss Enos Adepah – speaking exclusively to FootballmadeinGhana.com – has downplayed Akonnor’s lack of experience on the continent backing him to overcome his opposite number William Muluya – who has won two major titles – on Saturday .  In 2016 Adepah created history when he became the first ever coach to win the Ghana premier league with a football club based in the Northern…

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Tough football critic Arhin delivers scathing assessment of normalisation committee

The Ghana football administrator and hard-hitting critic believes the normalisation committee has achieved so little 90 days after the committee was appointed on September 13 by FIFA. “They have been doing useless meetings. They have achieved so little after these 90 days. Nothing positive has come out of their their various meetings. Somebody should tell me one positive thing this committee has brought into our football now. Just one. There is none” Takyi Arhin said on New Legon Radio. “If you look at some of the names they put on…

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Kotoko unhappy with Kariobangi reception

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have complained about the bus given to them by their Kenyan opponents Kariobangi Sharks FC. After arriving in  Kenyan Capital of Nairobi on Wednesday to begin their preparation for Saturday’s CAF Confederation Cup encounter with Sharks, Asante Kotoko have expressed their unhappiness with the treatment they are receiving from their hosts. According to the official twitter account of the club, they have asked for new bus but their request was turned down with the club citing inadequate budget. “We made a request to Kariobangi Sharks for a…

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Evans Mensah fifth foreign player to arrive at Meteors camp

The former Inter Allies Midfielder has joined the under 23 National team last night at the M Plaza hotel. HJK Helsinki Evans Mensah is the fifth player to join the National Under 23 camp after arriving in camp last night. Mensah , Isaac Twum ( IK Start) ,Gideon Mensah ( FC Liefering , Frank Arhen (Austasuna) and Joel Fameyeh ( Dinamo Brest) are  the foreign players called to boost the squad. Black Meteors will host their counterparts from Togo on Tuesday 18th December in the first leg of the first…

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“Untruthful” GFA NC members take $4, 000 monthly salary – Takyi Arhin claims

Members of the FIFA normalisation committee for the Ghana Football Association have publicly stated that they are not remunerated for their work of reforming Ghana football but Takyi Arhin says that is false.  The spokesperson of the committee – Dan Kweku Yeboah – recently also said the committee members receive no such allowances and that they are doing a sacrificial job for the country but intelligent Ghana football critic Takyi Arhin claims otherwise as Kofi Amoah, Lucy Quist, Kofi Duah Adonteng and Naa Odofoley take $ 4, 000 each month…

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Kotoko to play 25th Confederation Cup match against Kariobangi Sharks on Saturday

With twenty-four matches contested in the competition, the Porcupine Warriors are the Ghanaian side with most CAF Confederation Cup matches played as the club boasts of ten victories whilst they have scored thirty-seven times.  Asante Kotoko will be playing their 25th match in the CAF Confederation Cup when they meet Kariobangi Sharks of Kenya at the Moi International sports center on Saturday. The Ghanaian side were finalists in the maiden edition of the competition in 2004 losing the trophy to biggest rivals Hearts of Oak but the Porcupine Warriors will…

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Kenyan legend David Rudisha visits Sharks ahead of Kotoko game

  Kenya’s track and field legend David Rudisha has visited Kariobangi Sharks to motivate them ahead of their crunch CAF Confederations Cup game with Kotoko on Saturday. Rudisha won was the 800 metres world record holder in 2011 and 2015 is a staunch supporter of Sharks and he was at their training grounds on Thursday to give them an inspirational message before they face Kotoko. “I believe that you have the capacity to defeat Kotoko and go all out in the competition, go and make everyone proud. We are behind…

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Medeama-Hearts of Oak to clash in Amankuma Festival game

  Medeama SC will lock horns with Accra Hearts of Oak in the annual Amankuma Festival friendly match game at the Tarkwa T &A Park on Sunday. The ongoing festival celebrations which started from December 10 will end on December 16, 2018 with the Medeama-Hearts of Oak game climaxing the events. The game promises lots of action as encounters between the two sides have always been crunch. The theme for the celebration of the festival this year is “The Ban on Small-Scale Mining: Our Socio-Economic Heritage and the Way Forward”….

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Dreams FC break camp for yuletide

  Ghana Premier League side Dreams FC have break will break camp for the Christmas and new year festivities. The first team players and technical team are scheduled to report on January 15th, 2019 as they prepare for the possible start of a new season The Junior side Still Believe FC who are playing in the Ghanaian third-tier league will also break camp next week and will return on a yet to be communicated date. Dreams FC have an illustrious year winning the G8 Tournament in January this year and…

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