C k Akonnor confirms Kotoko departure

Axed Asante kotoko Coach C k Akonnor has confirmed his shocking exit from the Porcupine Warriors. The former Ashanti Gold  manager confirmed to Oyerepa FM in Kumasi that has been asked to step aside after a meeting with the management this morning. ” Yes its true, am no more the coach of Asante Kotoko. I have been asked to step aside and to take over as technical director. I cant comment for now. I am even in Accra now” Ashanti Gold Danish trainer Kjetil Zachriassen and Homebase Black Stars coach…

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2019 WAFU CUP: Ghana, the team to beat

As the defending champions, after securing the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations title, Ghana are the team to beat at this year’s tournament which will be hosted in Senegal from 28 September to 13 October. Ghana’s first match will see them take on The Gambia on 28 September in the second match of the day at the Stade Lat Dior. Statistically, the two teams have met on six occasions with Ghana registering four wins, one draw and one loss against The Gambia. So, the Black Stars will fancy their chances…

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2019 WAFU Cup draw: Ghana pitted against Gambia in knock-out phase

Black Stars ‘B’ will face Gambia in the first phase of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations in Senegal on 28 September, 2019. The colorful event which took place in Dakar on Wednesday, saw Maxwell Konadu’s men pitted against The Scorpions. The tournament’s new format features a knock-out competition with the winners of phase one progressing to the cup competition, and the phase one losing teams competing in the plate competition. Ghana won the inaugural 16-team tournament on home soil in 2017 and will be defending the title. With a strong…

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Maxwell Konadu in Dakar for 2019 WAFU Cup draw today

Black Stars ‘B’ head coach, Maxwell Konadu will be in attendance at the 2019 edition of the WAFU Cup of Nations draw in Dakar, Senegal on Wednesday evening. The West African giants will host the second edition of the tournament which kicks off in October. Ghana won the inaugural 16-team tournament on home soil in 2017 and will be defending the title. With a strong core to call on, the local Black Stars will be among the favourites to lift the title once more later this year.

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Nii Armah wins Man of the Match award as Berekum Chelsea secures Viareggio Cup quarter final qualification

Samuel Nii Armah was adjudged the best player on Tuesday when Berekum Chelsea secured a historic quarter finals berth at the ongoing Viareggio Cup tournament in Italy. Nii Armah who is on loan from Dreams FC staged a stupendous performance to emerge the best player of the day as The Blues made history on Tuesday over Brazillian side Athletico Paranaense. A 16th minute strike by Jonah Attuquaye was cancelled in the 53rd minute by David sending the game into straight penalty shoot outs. Berekum Chelsea converted 7 of their kicks…

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Breaking News: Konadu fired as Black Stars deputy coach

Black Stars deputy coach Maxwell Konadu has been fired with immediate effect. Footballmadeinghana.com can exclusively reveal that the former Wa All Stars and Kumasi Asante Kotoko coach was shown the exit on Thursday following alleged threats by Kwesi Appiah that he will resign if Konadu continues. A close-door meeting was held between Appiah and the Minister of Youth and Sports Hon. Isaac Asiamah on Wednesday and the Black Stars head coach made it clear that he cannot work with Konadu anymore. The Minister tried to settle the differences between Appiah…

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OPINION: The strange neglect of Samuel Sarfo by coach Kwasi Appiah

Isn’t it strange that before his move to Iranian side Saipa FC, former Liberty Professionals skipper Samuel Sarfo, emerged a lover boy of Coach Kwasi Appiah, earning him a Black Stars call up, but has suddenly been blacklisted by the Ghana coach gaffer after the move? Sarfo was regarded as one of the most industrious defensive pillars in the local league, earning him a call up into the senior national team and even featuring for the side against the US men’s national team in a friendly. His astounding performance did…

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Ghana Premier League is tougher than DR Congo league – Zakaria Mumuni

Ghanaian winger Zakaria Mumuni has starred controversy by claiming that the Ghana Premier League is tougher than the DR Congo Super Ligue. Despite the wonderful DR Congo clubs on the continental level, Zakaria believes the Ghana Premier League can boast of several top clubs unlike in DR Congo where a few clubs dominate. The AS Vita Club player has only featured twice for his new side in the Congolese league, but has rated the Ghana Premier League ahead of the DR Congo league. According to him, it’s very difficult to…

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Zakaria Mumuni happy with brilliant start in DR Congo league

AS Vita Club new boy Zakaria Mumuni has started his marriage with his new side on a blistering note, providing two assists in two games, and the Ghanaian is excited. The former Aduana Stars winger provided assists for his side in their wins over Sanga Balende and AS Dragons Bilima in the DR Congo Super Ligue. And the Ghanaian is happy he has started on a bright note, hoping it continues. “I thank God I have played two games in DR Congo so far. When I came I couldn’t start…

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