Sheikh Tophic Sienu writes: Let’s be measured in our criticism of Ibrahim Tanko

In football, you can’t win all the time. There’s obviously a game that you will be beaten properly, and that is what happened to Tanko last night. Pep Guardiolar was beaten properly by Jurgen Klopp just a few days ago. Was he sacked for losing to Liverpool? Borussia Dortmund beat Bundesliga table toppers Borussia M’gladbach 2-1 in WK9, beat VfL Wolfsburg 3-0 in WK10, staged a marvelous comeback from 2-0 down to beat Inter Milan 3-2 in the Champions League. But they suffered a 4-0 mailing by Bayern Munich in…

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U23 AFCON : Player ratings – Ghana 2-3 Egypt

Black Meteors suffered their first defeat at the ongoing Africa U23 Cup of Nations following a loss to Egypt in their second group A clash on Monday evening. The Ghana U23 side was beaten 3-2 by the tournament host Egypt at the Cairo International Stadium. Footballmadeinghama.com rated the performance of the Ghana players by (10). Kwame Baah (GK) (5/10) – Mixed performance by the Kotoko keeper. Was outstanding at a point. He could have done better with the first and third goals. Kingsley Fobi (5/10)- Struggled to deal with the…

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VIDEO: Hearts of Oak cut sod for commencement of Pobiman Academy Project

Hearts of Oak have cut sod for the commencement of construction of their Pobiman Academy project as part of activities to mark the club’s 108th anniversary celebration. The sod cutting ceremony which took place on Monday, was ennobled by chiefs and elders of the Pobiman stool. Turkish firm Prefabex are in charge of the project which will be built on a 120 acre landscape. The Ultra Modern Training Complex will include a state of the art training facilities, football pitches, hostels, semidetached houses, GYM and a dinning hall among others. This…

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I’m ready to serve GFA again – Neil Armstrong-Mortagbe

CEO of Krypton Global Limited, Mr Neil Armstrong-Mortagbe has expressed his readiness to accept any role given to him by the newly constituted Ghana FA administration. According to the former board member of Accra Hearts of Oak, President Kurt Okraku would need the support of all stakeholders in his quest to revive Ghana Football. The astute businessman also called on all persons who have Ghana football at heart to welcome the leadership of Mr Okraku and support the efforts of the Executive Council as they begin the rebuilding process. “I…

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Report: Asante Kotoko part ways with kjetil Zachariassen

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have decided to part ways with Kjetil Zachariassen after just five months at the club. This latest development comes after the club’s failure to make it into the group stages of both the CAF Champions League and Confederations Cup. The former Ashanti Gold SC coach arrived in Ghana on Sunday morning after he was prevented from travelling with the team due to lack of security following their CAF Confederation Cup exit last weekend. Management of the club after meeting the coach on Monday morning have decided to…

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Adu-Gyamfi writes: Accra Hearts of Oak – Ghana’s oldest football club turns 108 years today

Formed on the 11th of November 1911; Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club is 108 years today. Hearts of Oak as commonly known by soccer fans was formed in Ghana’s capital specifically under the big Oak tree at Akoto Lante, a suburb of Accra. After it’s formation, however, Hearts of Oak won their first major soccer match in 1922 when Sir Gordon Guggisberg, governor of the Gold Coast, founded the Accra Football League. Hearts won 6 out of 12 seasons in this league. In 1956, Hearts joined the Ghanaian football…

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Dreams FC global – Samuel Alabi keeps his place for Ashdod FC, Kamaheni returns to the starting line up

Samuel Alabi maintained his consistency for Ashadod FC, as George Dwubeng continued his fine form for All Wasl in the UAE league. Here is a Wrap of the performance of former Dreams FC players abroad. Czech Republic Benjamin Tetteh made a late cameo for Sparta Praha as they drew 2-2 with Jablonec FK in the Czech Premier league. Israel Ashdod FC lost to Bnei Yahuda Tel Aviv by 2-0. Leonard Owusu,  Samuel Alabi and Muntari Kamaheni all started for Ashdod FC. Samuel lasted the entire duration while Leonard Owusu sustained…

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Breaking News: Sarfo Duku resigns from Asante kotoko

Administrative manager and head of  legal affairs of Asante Kotoko Lawyer Sarfo has resigned from his position at the club, FootballMadeInGhana.com can confirm. Sarfo Duku who was recently promoted from Communications officer to the Administrative Manager and head of Legal affairs tendered his resignation on Monday after meeting with the management of the club. The reason behind his resignation has not been stated. Details to follow

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Ghana FA launches new YouTube channel

Ghana Football Association has launched an official channel on video-sharing website YouTube. The channel will offer a variety of fresh, original and exclusive video content, from the domestic leagues as well as various national teams. Click on this link to subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqFWYTyuTCqH5f1FQcPLPSw Existing features from other social media platforms will also be accessible through the channel. Fans can also access additional content through the FA’s other social media platforms including Twitter– https://twitter.com/ghanafaofficial and Facebook-https://m.facebook.com/Ghana-Football-Association-335721349785268/ This latest move is in line with GFA President Kurt Okraku’s strategy which aims at  rebranding Ghana Football into an…

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Anwar Larry writes: Happy 108th birthday Accra Hearts of Oak!!!

For me, it goes back a quarter-of-a-century ago when my big brothers took me to the stadium to watch Accra Hearts of Oak. The cornucopia of success Hearts will enjoy in the last part of the 20th century had not even begun. But still I was enchanted. As a kid, I had heard the names of Ablade Kumah and Shamo Quaye blasting from radio sets owned by the big men who played “dummy” on Sundays – and it felt like these two names were the only things coming out of…

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