Special Competition: Liberty coach Reginald Asante critical of team performance despite win

Liberty Professionals coach Reginald Asante is not over the moon despite his side’s victory against Dreams FC on matchday six of the Special Competition at the Carl Reindorf Park on Sunday. Captain Simon Zibo scored the only goal in a fiercely contested game as the Scientific Soccer lads edged the Dawu-based outfit but their manager insists there is plenty room for improvement. Coach Asante had to review his game plan when he lost two players to injury during the warm-up session prior to the game. He commended the home fans…

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Ibrahim Sunday weighs in on greatest ever Ghanaian footballer debate

Legendary Ghanaian footballer Ibrahim Sunday has offered his two cents on the debate over Ghana’s greatest ever player. If you go and ask most connoisseur of the game in the country right now, you will most likely here the name, Abedi Ayew ‘Pele’. Arguably the greatest African forward of the early 1990’s Abedi is synonymous with Ghanaian football. Best known for a six-year stint in France with Marseille, he would win two league titles and a European Cup during that time. However, coach Sunday in an exclusive interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com, made strong…

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FMIG applauds Bundesliga International, Startimes for organizing Bundesliga Media Visit

Ghana’s swift rising football web portal FottballMadeInGhana.com has applauded the efforts of Bundesliga International and broadcast giants StarTimes for organizing a 5-day media visit of the German Bundesliga for some Ghanaian sports journalists. The collaboration between the two top international bodies saw four top Ghanaian sports journalists including Sheikh Tophic Sienu – Editor, FootballMadeInGhana, Michael Oti Adjei – sport editor for Media General and George Addo Jnr of Multimedia Ghana Ltd visiting and interacting with many top German clubs to study their modus operandi. The Ghanaian team was led by…

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Ibrahim Sunday reveals his dad almost made him quit football

Legendary Ghanaian footballer Ibrahim Sunday revealed he was on the brink of turning his back on football as a youngster until a twist of fate changed his fortunes. Speaking in an exclusive interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com, the 1971 Africa Footballer of the Year shared an incredible story about his father almost made him quit football. However the Ex Kotoko playmaker believes it was this event that led him to finding the form that would catapult him to fame. ”In the beginning my father didn’t want me to play football. One day he…

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Kassim Nuhu names Senegal as Ghana’s biggest rival for AFCON glory

TSG Hoffenheim defender Kassim Nuhu has named Senegal as Ghana’s biggest threat for glory at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. The Black Stars will be seeking to lift their first title since 1982 at the June 21 – July 19 tournament. Speaking in an interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com, Kassim Nuhu said he was confident Ghana can end their 37 year wait for a trophy but remained wary of Senegal’s firepower. ”Since I’m Ghanaian I obviously want Ghana to win but if I had to pick any other team I’ll…

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Foklex Media Awards 2019: Fox FM’s Rockson Adjei Yeboah adju

Rockson Adjei Yeboah, host of Focal Sports on FOX 97.9 FM has been voted Best Sports Show Host of the year in the Ashanti Region during an immaculate media awards ceremony organized by Foklex Media. The regional based categorised awards ceremony held at the national Theatre in Accra saw several distinguished journalists across the nation awarded for their outstanding performance in the media landscape over the years. The categories included best sports host, best (sports) foreign news presenter, best commentator, best male and female newscaster, best social program among others….

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TSG Hoffenheim defender Kassim Nuhu confident of making Ghana’s AFCON squad

Kassim Nuhu is confident of making it into Kwesi Appiah’s final 23-man squad for the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt. The 24 year old defender has been a key figure for German Bundesliga side TSG Hoffenheim since joining last year from Swiss giants Young Boys. Speaking in an interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com on his chances of making Ghana’s final squad, Nuhu said; “Black Stars is not a permanent place for any footballer but I’m playing regularly for my club so I’m confident I will be part of the team…

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Kassim Nuhu reveals key reason behind TSG Hoffenheim move

Ghana defender Kassim Nuhu has shed light on his decision to move from Young Boys to TSG Hoffenheim last summer. After his stupendous 2017/2018 campaign with the Swiss giants when he guided them to their first League trophy in 32 years, a host of clubs where linked with a move for the 23 year old centre-back. Despite the interest from Italy and Germany including Borussia Dortmund and Mönchengladbach, Nuhu opted for Julian Nagelsmann’s side. The 23 year old put pen to paper on five year contract in a deal reported to be…

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Spain is the perfect place for young Ghanaian talents- Kassim Nuhu

Ghana defender Kassim Nuhu believes Spain is the ideal starting place for every young Ghanaian talent who is looking to make a career out of football. The 24 year-old centre back started his European career in Spain with Leganes youth set up and Real Mallorca before making the move to Switzerland in 2016. He guided Young Boys FC to the Swiss Super League title before crossing carpet to TSG Hoffenheim in the German Bundesliga. During an interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com, Kassim stated that the environment in Spain and their way of approaching…

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Kassim Nuhu: Young Boys will always have a special place in my heart

TSG Hoffenheim defender Kassim Adam Nuhu says he will always cherish his time at Young Boys. The Ghanaian international enjoyed a successful two-year stint with the Swiss giants before making the move to the Bundesliga outfit last summer. He joined Young Boys from Spanish lower-division side Real Mallorca in 2016. He was a key figure for the Berne-based outfit last season as they clinched their first league trophy in 32 years. Nuhu made 32 appearances, scoring four goals in the process. “My time at Young Boys was amazing. The club had…

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