Didi Dramani rallies support for C.K. Akonnor to succeed as Black Stars Coach

Former Asante Kotoko Coach Masud Didi Dramani has offered his backing to Black Stars Coach Charles Kwabena Akonnor to succeed in his role. Didi Dramani is the latest to join the list of persons who have offered their overwhelming support to the former captain of the Black Stars. Akonnor replaced James Kwasi Appiah earlier this year but making his bow as head Coach of Ghana’s Senior National Football team has had to be delayed due to the CoronaVirus pandemic. Didi Dramani who is now with Danish top flight side FC…

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Take a decision that benefits Ghana Football- Yahaya Mohammed tells GFA

Aduana Stars striker Yahaya Mohammed is unsure what happens next to the suspended 2019-20 Ghana Premier League season, but wants the Ghana FA to take a decision that is for the greater good of Ghana Football. The Ghana premier League has been suspended since Mid-March 2020 due to the CoronaVirus pandemic. A decision needs to be made by the GFA and the country’s football governing body have identified June 30 as a day to communicate what happens to the suspended season. Yahaya Mohammed has suggested that a lot of thinking…

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Ghana FA owes players 2006 World Cup Appearance Fees- Yusif Chibsah reveals

Former Asante Kotoko midfielder Yusif Chibsah has shockingly revealed that the Ghana Football Association still owes some players of the Black Stars appearance fees for the 2006 FIFA World Cup. Chibsah claims he and 4 other players who were on Ghana’s standby list for the tournaments are each owed an amount of 10,000 USD in appearance fees. He further revealed that the figure was arrived at after several rounds of negotiations between the playing body and management although payment is yet to be made. Chibsah told Citi TV “After a…

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Abedi Pele picks 2010 Black Stars as the best over 1992 and 2015 squads

To many Ghanaians, the 1992 and 2015 Black Stars squads left indelible memories following their stupendous performances that saw them at the finals in Senegal and Equatorial Guinea respectively but Abedi Pele thinks otherwise. To the Maestro, Ghana’s best ever Black Stars squad has been the 2010 side that reached the quarter final of the FIFA World Cup in South Africa. Ghana packed out of the tournament after losing on penalties to Uruguay, in a game Ghana could have won to secure a first Africa but for Asamoah Gyan’s penalty…

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VIDEO: Ghana football celebrates President Kurt E.S. Okraku as he turns 49

President of the Ghana Football Association Kurt. E. S. Okraku turns 49 today and has been massively celebrated by Ghanaians at large. Born in 1971, Kurt’s 49th birthday has taken over social media with millions wishing him the best on such a memorable day. The football family have not been left out as they, in a well-crafted video, have celebrated the leader of the association. Ghana football celebratea @kurtokraku on 49th birthday. Happy Birthday Ode 🎂🎂🎂🎉🎉🎉🎊🎊🎊 pic.twitter.com/J3aAUF15uD — s.t.s. 🇬🇭💧 (@DeSheikh1) June 1, 2020

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Social media explodes over mega Abedi Pele interview on GTV Sports+

For the first time in so many years, Abedi Pele, believed to be Africa’s greatest footballer appeared on television in an interview with GTV Sports+ on their show – Time With Our Captains. The show which traveled for 5 hours 30 minutes never got boring as it got people glued to their seats in front of their TV sets watching the Maestro. The mega production done by George Lomotey and his GTV Sports+ team, anchored by Benjamin Willie-Graham, was impregnated with testimonies from world acclaimed journalists like Carl Tufour and…

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I stopped my son from becoming a boxer- Sammy Kuffour

Former Ghana defender Samuel Osei Kuffour has revealed he stopped his son from pursuing a career as a boxer. With boxing ranking highly as a dangerous sport, not many parents will encourage their kids to take such a path as a career and certainly Sammy Kuffour is one of them. The former Bayern Munich defender had an illustrious career for club and country and has remained relevant even in the aftermath of his playing days. The highest point in his time as a professional footballer came with Bayern Munich when…

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Sammy Kuffour exposes Malik Jabir’s ‘lies’ on live radio

Ex-Ghana defender Samuel Osei Kuffour has described as untrue, claims by former Black Stars team manager Malik Jabir, that he sanctioned his ejection from camp prior to the 2002 Africa Cup of Nations. The former Bayern Munich defender has narrated the events that led to his dismissal from the Black Stars camp during the tournament in Mali in an interview with Joy FM. Malik Jabir in an interview some months ago revealed that he was responsible for Kuffour being sacked from camp because he put up insubordinate behaviour. Jabir also…

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VIDEO: ‘Razak was a different player’ – Abedi Pele salutes Golden Boy

Africa football legend Abedi Ayew Pele has saluted former 1978 Afriuca Footballer of the Year Abdul Karim Razak describing him as a different player. Pele has maintained that Mohammed Polo was his idol and learnt a lot from the Dribbling Magician but believes Razak was something else. In his first media appearance in so many years on GTV Sports+, Abedi Pele revealed he was inspired by Razak’s goal against Tunisia in 1978 to rise to the position of captaining the Black Stars. “He read the game very well…He thought before…

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Ghana’s 1978 AFCON squad inspired me a lot- Abedi Pele

Ghanaian football legend Abedi Ayew Pele says the Black Stars’ AFCON winning squad of 1978 inspired him a lot, growing up as a young footballer. Pele narrates he had an eye-opening experience watching the 1978 team back then as a teenager and that spurred him on to push for greater heights as a footballer. The Black Stars squad in 1978 boasted several quality players and has been tagged as one of the best the country has ever produced. Their all-rounded nature and deep squad meant they swept aside every opponent…

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