Dream come true as Cape Coast pitch invader finally meets his idol Thomas Partey

Awal Suleman, the pitch invader during Ghana’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa, has finally met his idol Thomas Partey. The 25-year-old former Nalerigu Nursing Training College nursing student ran onto the pitch in a desperate attempt to take a selfie with the Atlético Madrid midfielder. Suleman was quickly removed as stewards and security raced on to the Cape Coast Stadium turf to apprehend the mischievous Partey fan. He was arrested and subsequently detained at the University of Cape Coast Stadium. Upon his release, his dream finally…

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Ho Sports Stadium hosts successful national U15 justifier

The technical team of the National U15 team today screened and selected future players eager to become part of the yet-to be formed national U15 team at the Ho Sports Stadium. The exercise which was led by Sammuel Anim Addo, head of U15 Management Committee saw the technical team supervising over 250 footballers aged between 12-15 years, eager to participate and showcase their football skills and drills. In all 16 lucky players were selected to join their colleagues in the final screening session at Ghanaman Soccer Center of Excellence in…

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AFCON Qualifiers: Black Stars hold last training session ahead of Bafana showdown

The Black Stars of Ghana are currently holding their final training session at the Cape Coast Stadium ahead of the group opener against South Africa in the 2021 AFCON Qualifiers. The four-time African champions will face the Bafana Bafana at the 15,000 capacity edifice at 7pm on Thursday. Kwesi Appiah and his charges are gunning for winning start at home in Group C in their quest to qualify for the continental showpiece which will be staged in Cameroon next year. The Black Stars will travel to face São Tomé in…

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Enthusiastic Cape Coast fans troop to watch Black Stars training, endorse #BringBackTheLove campaign

It was all fun and ecstacy at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Tuesday as fans rushed in their numbers to watch the Black Stars train ahead of their clash with South Africa. The West African giants touched down in Cape Coast on Tuesday afternoon after fraternizing with fans in Mankessim and Winneba. Skipper of the side Andre Ayew led his team mates to take photos with the fans at the stadium ahead of their training session. The fans who couldn’t hide their admiration for the Black Stars swiftly joined…

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PHOTO: Black Stars arrive in Cape Coast ahead of South Africa clash

The Black Stars of Ghana have safely landed in Cape Coast ahead of their 2021 AFCON Qualifier with the Bafana Bafana of South Africa. The Black Stars will take on their South African counterparts on Thursday at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium as they start the journey of the 2021 tournament. The team arrived in Cape Coast on Tuesday afternoon after making stopovers in Mankessim and Winneba for the players to interact with the fans. The side has checked in at the Elmina Beach Resort and will hold their first…

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PHOTOS: Issah Yakubu wins AFC Cup with Al Ahed FC

Former Asante Kotoko midfielder Issah Yakubu was voted the man of the match after staging a wonderful performance to power Lebanese side Al Ahed FC to lift the AFC Cup on Monday. Yakubu displayed an amazing performance and scored an unbelievable goal to win the game for his side over North Korean side April 25 SC. The first half of the game ended goalless as both sides failed to break the virginity of the game but Yakubu stood up to the task to fire home the winner on the 74th…

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PHOTOS: Black Meteors hold first training in Cairo ahead of U23 AFCON kickoff on Friday

The Black Meteors of Ghana held their first training session in Cairo on Tuesday evening ahead of their group opener with Cameroon in the U23 AFCON Tournament. Led by head coach Ibrahim Tanko and his technical team, the team went through their routine psycho motor exercises on Tuesday. The Black Meteors arrived in Egypt on Monday night with 19 players expecting Kwabena Owusu and Abass Issah to join from Spain and Holland respectively. Ghana will kick start the tournament with a clash with Cameroon before playing hosts Egypt and wrapping…

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PHOTOS: Black Meteors intensify preparations ahead of U23 AFCON

Ghana’s U23 side have intensified their preparations ahead of the upcoming Total U-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Coach Ibrahim Tanko and Michael Osei took the players through their paces in a morning session at the Accra Sports Stadium today. The competition is set to kick-off on 8th of November with the finals slated for 22nd November, 2019. The Egyptian capital, Cairo will host all games with matches at the Cairo International Stadium and Al Salam Stadium. The Black Meteors are in Group A alongside Egypt, Cameroon and Mali. The…

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Bankroller of Cheetah FC Hayye Yartey donates to Ghana Blind Sports Association

President of Cheetah Fc Abdul Hayye Yartey has contributed to the cause of Ghana Blind Sports Association as they continue their preparation for their upcoming Tokyo 2020 qualifiers in Nigeria. The benevolent football administrator donated a sum of GHc2000 plus other items to the team at the Accra Sport Stadium on Monday. The other items include; 20 pieces of Lacoste, 2 sets of training vests, 16 pairs of jerseys, 2 pairs of goalkeeper’s jersey, 18 pairs of hose, 16 pairs of shin guard, 5 boxes of mineral water, 5 packs…

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