“I was receiving ¢150 as salary at Kotoko” – Samuel Inkoom reveals

Former Asante Kotoko right-back Samuel Inkoom has disclosed he was receiving GH¢150.00 as monthly salary during his time at Porcupine Warriors. Inkoom who played an integral role for  Asante Kotoko during the 2007/2008 Ghana Premier League season indicated that he was receiving the lowest salary at the club then. The former FC Basel defender was commenting on his days at Kotoko in an interview with Kumasi based Fox FM. “I was playing for Kotoko with passion. I cherished the team and I was a supporter before joining the team”, Inkoom…

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‘FA technical director job will be dream come true, happiest moment in my life’- Bashir Hayford

Veteran Ghanaian Coach, Bashir Hayford says getting appointed as the technical director of the Ghana Football Association will serve as the happiest moment in his life. The position has become vacant following the expiry of Oti Akenteng’s contract before the start of the month. The Football Association has already announced the process to begin the appointment of a new person to handle the role. Former Asante Kotoko and AshGold SC head Coach Bashir Hayford has applied for the position. The two time Ghana Premier League winner believes he comes on…

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Coronavirus: Isaac Twum suffers 75% pay cut at IK Start

Former Black Stars B skipper Isaac Twum has suffered a massive setback on his bank balances after his Norwegian club IK Start slashed 75% of the wages of their players. Twum, who was named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2017 WAFU cup of nations after leading the Black Stars B to lift the trophy, will now see his salary slashed down due to the deadly coronavirus. The pandemic has brought major football activities to a halt for nearly a month now and the financial implications are beginning to…

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“None of the Players I trained was respectful like Opoku Afriyie” – Alhaji Grunsah

Bankroller of  Kumasi King Faisal, Abdul Karim Alhaji Grunsah has revealed he cried upon hearing the sad news about the demise of former Black Stars player Opoku Afriyie. According to him, Afriyie who featured for King Faisal previously  known as Olympics Babies FC is the most respectful player to have passed through him. The late Afriyie was playing for Hearts Babies before he signed him to Olympics Babies where he ended his juvenile career. In an interview with Tru FM, Grusah   revealed none of the players that passed through his…

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Profile of National Team Coaches-Abdul Karim Zito (Black Satellites)

In today’s profiling, our focus is on the Head Coach of the Ghana Under-20s, the Black Satellites. Abdul-Karim Zito is a former Ghanaian International right-back who played for Asante Kotoko. Currently, he is the Head Coach of Ghana Premier League side Dreams Football Club. Full Name: Abdul-Karim Zito Kabutey Nickname: ‘Soccer Policeman’ Place of Birth: Nsawam Age: 60 years Abdul-Karim Zito Kabutey was born on 5 October 1960 at Nsawam in the Eastern Region of Ghana. He lived and schooled in Nsawam where he attended St. Martin’s Secondary School. He…

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FAAABULOUS: Ghana defender Kingsley Fobi reveals love for Kotoko, expresses desire to play for club in future

Ghana defender Kingsley Fobi has declared his love for Kumasi Asante Kotoko revealing that he desires to play for the Porcupine Warriors in the future before hanging his boots. Fobi, a Right to Dream graduate activated a Q&A session with his twitter followers with the official signature #AskFobi. During the session, one particular user asked which Ghanaian club he would love to play for before he retires. The 21 year old full back went ahead to speak of his childhood memories of the club and a promise he made to…

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Mohammed Kudus on target as Nordsjaelland post away win in Danish Superliga

Teen dazzler, Mohammed Kudus on Saturday, produced yet another goal for FC Nordsjaelland in what has been a prolific season in the Danish Superliga for the Ghanaian. Kudus, 19, scored in a 2-1 away win over Esbjerg during the Round 23 fixture. The youngster calmly slotted the ball past the opponent’s goalkeeper to equalize for his side in the 19th minute after being put clean through by teammate Mikkel Damsgaard. FCN eventually got a second goal before the climax of the first half and held on to win the game…

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Ghanaian Players Abroad MD23 Best XI

FootballMadeInGhana.com brings you the best rated Ghanaian players plying their trade abroad for match day 23. Each player was selected based on recommendations from our select group of football experts who have decided to go with a 3-5-3 formation. This weeks best XI includes; 1. Lawrence Atti-Zigi (St. Gallen) 2. Abdul Mumin (Nordsjaelland) 4. Salisu Mohammed (Real Valladolid) 5. Nicholas Opoku (Amiens) 6. Baba Iddrisu (Real Mallorca) 6. Afriyie Acquah (Yeni Malatyaspor) 7. K. P. Boateng (Basiktas) 8. Thomas Partey (Atletico 11. Andre Ayew (Swansea) 9. Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace) 10.…

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National team Coaches to explain Call-Ups: GFA President Kurt Okraku

The President of the Ghana Football Association has revealed that head coaches of the various national football teams will as part of their role be made to actively engage the media to update them on work being done. As part of this move, national team coaches will be made to explain to the media and Ghanaians at large, reasons behind inviting players into the national team. This development will come as refreshing to media men who have questioned motive behind players who are offered callus into the national team. The…

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Instill discipline in our national teams- Kurt Okraku to newly appointed coaches

GFA President Kurt Okraku has charged all the national team coaches to ensure they depart from practices of the past and instill discipline in their players. The FA chief urged the coaches to make sure no player takes the honor of wearing the national strip for granted. He argued that any coach that is not up to the task does not deserve to handle any of the country’s national teams. Kurt made the remarks during a meeting with the newly appointed head coaches and management Committee heads of the various…

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