GFA President, ExCo members to meet new national team coaches on Friday

The President of the Ghana Football Association and members of the Executive Council will meet all newly appointed head coaches of the various national teams and their assistants on Friday, January 17, 2020. The meeting is to introduce the coaches to the new GFA leadership and to discuss upcoming assignments for the respective national teams. Top on the agenda will be the new direction for all national teams, targets and the expectations for coaches and their assistants. The meeting will also discuss the support required from the GFA by the…

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Alex Asante heads newly established National Teams Department

The GFA as part of the ongoing restructuring of the Secretariat has appointed Mr Alex Asante as the Acting head of the newly established National Teams Department. Mr. Asante, who is a Deputy General Secretary at the GFA will work with Ex Black Stars captain Stephen Appiah and Michael Tawiah Attoh who have been appointed as a Coordinators for all National Teams. The department is expected to facilitate training programmes, preparation for matches and competitions and other activities of all national teams. The GFA Executive Committee has decided to engage…

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GFA Veep Mark Addo chairs newly constituted National Team’s Review Committee

The Ghana Football Association has appointed a five-man National Team’s Review Committee chaired by vice President Mark Addo. The Committee which has been given a three-month mandate is tasked to present a paper on the structure, membership and functions of the technical teams of all national teams. The National Team’s review Committee will also advise the GFA on the possible emoluments and rewards for players and technical team members. Aside its other functions, the Committee will also make recommendations on the payments to be made to the management committees of…

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Mercy Tagoe reappointed Black Queens head coach

The Ghana Football Association has appointed Madam Mercy Efua Tagoe-Quarcoo as head coach of the senior national female team, the Black Queens. Madam Tagoe will be assisted by Charles Anokye Frimpong with Nana Sinasen as the Physical trainer. Other members of the technical team are Raymond Fenny – Goalkeepers trainer, Dr. Caryn Agyeman Prempeh –  Team Doctor, Margaret Foli – Physiotherapist, Anita Wiredu Minta – Welfare manager, Patience Nana A.  Quarshie and Kusi Thomas – Equipment Managers. Meanwhile, Madam Habiba Attah will chair the Black Queens Management Committee with Mr.…

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Volta Region FA President backs GFA decision to dissolve all Technical teams

Volta Regional Football Association President, Daniel Agbogah has thrown his weight behind the decision taken by the Ghana Football Association to dissolve the technical teams of the various nationals team of the country. The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has dissolved the technical teams of all national teams with immediate effect citing competitiveness of the various national team. The decision affects both male and female national teams. In an exclusive interview with Agboo 92.9 FM, Mr Agbogah backed the decision the decision taken by the Ghana Football Association. ” Now football…

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Kurt Okraku defends decision to axe all national team coaches

GFA President Kurt Okraku has explained the rationale behind the Executive Council‘s decision to dissolve the technical teams of all the national teams. The governing body in a press release on Thursday said the decision affects both male and female national teams. The high-profile casualties include Black Stars coach Kwasi Appiah and his assistant Charles Kwabla (CK) Akunnor, Black Queens coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo and Black Meteors coach Ibrahim Tanko. Also without a job are Yaw Preko – Black Satellites coach, Evans Adotey – Black Maidens coach, Yusif Basigi – Black…

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Mercy Tagoe loses job as Black Queens head coach

Head coach of the Black Queens Coach Mercy Quarcoo-Tagoe has been relieved of her post with immediate effect. This comes after the Ghana Football Association dissolved all the technical team of the various National teams on Wednesday. Tagoe was appointed by the Normalisation Committee as the Head coach of Black Queens in April last year. She led the Queens to the final of the WAFU Championship and lost to Nigeria in the finals. She also failed to qualify the Queens to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after been knocked out by…

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GFA dissolves technical teams of all national teams

The Ghana Football Association  (GFA) has dissolved the technical  teams of all national teams with immediate effect. The decision affects both male and female national teams. The GFA extends its appreciation to all coaches and members of the respective national teams for their contributions to our national teams and Ghana football. We wish them all the best in their endeavors. Source: Ghana FA

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Black Queens goalkeeper Fafali Dumehasi earns Corporal Promotion at Ghana Police Service

The senior National Women’s team goal keeper, Fafali Dumehasi has been promoted from Lance Corporal to a substantive Corporal in the Ghana Police Service. The Ghana Police Ladies goalkeeper has been a through all the levels of the National team from Black maidens, Princess through to the senior level. She kept the post for Ghana in the 2018 African Women’s Cup of Nations hosted in Ghana. Her hardwork has paved way for her promotion to the Coporal level in the Ghana police Service after a successful promotional exams last year.…

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Immigration Ladies win maiden edition of Ama Pele mini tournament

Immigration Ladies staged a splendid performance to beat Sea Lions 2-1 in the final of the maiden edition of Ama Pele Mini Tournament at St Thomas Aquinas SHS Park on Sunday. Six female teams participated in the Mini tournament; Police Ladies, Ridge City FC, Sea Lions, Ideal Ladies and Rock Ladies. But the two team who made to the finals were Immigration Ladies and Sea Lions. It was Immigration Ladies who broke the deadlock of the game in 19th minute, after a beautiful pass from Faustina Kyeremeh found Gifty Appiah…

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