VIDEO: Ambassador Winfred Nii Okai Hammond motivates Black Meteors ahead of Cameroon clash

Ghana’s Ambassador to Egypt HE Winfred Nii Okai Hammond paid another visit to the Black Meteors camp ahead of today’s U23 AFCON opening match against Cameroon. Mr. Hammond took the opportunity to motivate the players to go all out for the win against the Indomitable Lions. It can be recalled that the Ambassador visited the team’s camp on Wednesday to assure them of the embassy’s unflinching support throughout their stay in Egypt. The match is scheduled to kick off at the Cairo International Stadium at 10pm (8pm GMT). Ghana is…

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Didi Dramani explains his role as ‘transitional coach’ for FC Nordsjaelland

Ghanainan Coach Mas-Ud Didi Dramani has explained his role as a transisitonal coach at Danish club FC Nordsjaelland (FCN). The coach who was appointed as a member of the technical team in January this year detailed the specific duties he performs at the club. In an interview with footballmadeinghana.com, the former Asante Kotoko coach stated he is responsible for the integration and adaptation of players from the youth team to the he first team. “I’m an assistant coach and transitional coach, the transisitonal coach is the coach who is responsible…

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How a phone call from K.K Sarpong set-up Didi Dramani’s Kotoko move

Coach Mas-Ud Didi Dramani has opened about the circumstances that led to his appointment as Kotoko manager in 2012. Speaking in an exclusive interview with FootballMadeInGhana.com, the experienced gaffer recounted how a phone conversation with former club chairman Dr. K.K Sarpong set the ball rolling for his move to the Baba Yara Stadium. “In 2012, I was in camp when I got a phone call from Dr. Sarpong. It was late in the night and I was sleeping but I answered. Then he said, is that Didi and I said…

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VIDEO: Real Mallorca midfielder Iddrisu Baba talks about Ghana, his idol and hopes for the future

Real Mallorca midfielder Iddrisu Baba has described the charms of Ghana in an interview on the club’s social media platform. The Ghanaian international spoke on a variety of topics including his country’s traditions, culture, languages, and his favorite food. He also revealed compatriot and Legendary Chelsea star Michael Essien as his idol and his dreams of representing the senior national team, the Black Stars in future. Iddridu Baba has been one of the standout players for the La Liga newcomers in the ongoing campaign. Here is the video below; 🇬🇭…

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#GFAElections2019: Kurt Okraku throws ‘achievement’ challenge to presidential aspirants

Executive Chairman of Dreams FC, and favorite for the vacant GFA Presidential seat Kurt. E.S. Okraku has challenged his fellow contestants for the vacant Ghana FA post to show what they have been able to achieve with their clubs as a justification for the position.

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Ibrahim Tanko set sights on qualifying Ghana to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Black Meteors Coach Ibrahim Tanko is upbeat about his side’s chances ahead of upcoming Total U-23 Africa Cup of Nations. Ghana’s U23 side booked their ticket for this year’s championship after edging the Fennec Foxes of Algeria 2-1 on aggregate in the final qualifying round. The Egyptian capital, Cairo will host all games with matches at the Cairo International Stadium and Al Salam Stadium. The top three finishers at the final tournament will qualify to represent Africa at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. “We are waiting for the official draw which is…

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#GFAElections2019: ‘Kurt is the right man to be the GFA President’ – Hillary Boaten

The Human Resources Manager of Springfield Group, Hillary Boaten has thrown her weight behind Kurt Okraku to emerge the next GFA President ahead of the upcoming elections insisting he is the right man for the job. Delivering her keynote address at the #GameChanger Manifesto Unveiling on Tuesday, the experienced Human Resource Manager highlighted the need for delegates to vote for Kurt in the upcoming elections. To her, Kurt envelopes the experience and knowledge required to lead the new GFA and his reign will see Ghana football at a different level.…

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VIDEO: ‘Ghana will qualify for 2020 CHAN’ – Maxwell Konadu insists

Despite losing by a lone goal to the Stallions of Burkina Faso, Ghana Black Stars B trainer Maxwell Konadu insists his side will qualify for the 2020 CHAN. The Black Stars B are on the verge of missing out of the competition for the third time after losing to Burkina Faso on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in the first leg of the encounter. Maxwell Konadu and his charges fell to Ivory Coast in 2015 and failed to qualify for the 2016 edition of the CHAN with Burkina…

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VIDEO: Maxwell Konadu explains improved second half against Burkina Faso

AshGold midfielder James Akaminko was brought on for Appiah McCarthy in a move that swiftly turned the tables around for a wonderful second half performance against Burkina Faso on Sunday. The Stallions of Burkina Faso shocked Ghana with a late strike to secure an important first leg win in Kumasi making it extremely difficult for Ghana in the second leg on October 20 in Ouagadougou. The introduction of James Akaminko and Emmanuel Ocran swiftly lifted the game for Ghana and Maxwell believes Ghana were just unlucky not to get a…

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VIDEO: Maxwell Konadu salutes Burkina Faso goalie, insists Ghana had a bad day

Ghana Black Stars B trainer Maxwell Konadu has applauded Burkina Faso goalkeeper Babayoure Sawadogo Abubacar for his wonderful outing on Sunday denying Ghana a win. Babayoure staged a stupendous Man-of-the-Match performance, pulling some great saves to deny the Black Stars B any goal. This is the second time in two years that Babayoure has led his side to defeat Ghana at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium after leading them to win 2-1 in 2017 in the same competition. Maxwell believes his side wasn’t bad against the visitors but that the…

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