Diawisie Taylor hails teammates after victory over Ashanti Gold

Karela United striker Diawisie Taylor has hailed his teammates after snatching a late victory over AshantiGold to set a tie with Asante Kotoko in the finals of the NC Special Competition Tier One. The Aiyinase-based club defied odds to beat the Miners at their own backyard to qualify to finals of the Special Competition. Diawisie Taylor scored his tenth goal of the season late in the game to secure a memorable victory for Karela United. Speaking to the media after the game, Taylor lauded his teammates for putting up a…

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NC SPECIAL: Ashanti Gold – Karela United – Len Clay to be set ablaze as Miners take on Karela

Ashanti Gold welcome Karela United at the Len Clay Sports Stadium in what will be a fiercely contested semi final encounter in the NC Special Competition. This is the second time these two team are meeting, Ashanti Gold came on top (1-0) in the only previous encounter which was in the truncated league. Ashanti Gold are still competing in both the Tier One and Two competitions while Karela United’s only chance to win a silverware depends on Sunday’s game. Ashanti Gold finished on top of Zone A whilst Karela United…

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NC Special Cup: Cape Coast stadium to host Tier II semi-finals

The Normalization Committee has chosen Cape Coast stadium as the venue for the semi finals of the Tier II League of the Special Competition. The decision was reached after the Organization Committee met the four semi finalist in a close-door meeting on Tuesday. The two games involving Asante Kotoko, AshantiGold, Unistar Academy and Nzema Kotoko is scheduled to come off on Wednesday June 19. Unistar Academy and Nzema Kotoko will kick off at 3pm with Asante Kotoko and AshantiGold set to clash in the other fixture at 6pm.      

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SPECIAL COMPETITION: GFA-NC announce equal disbursement of gate proceeds for clubs in semifinals

Following agitations by Asante Kotoko and Karela FC, the GFA-NC has announced equal disbursement of gate proceeds for clubs in the semifinal stage of the Tier I on the competition. All semifinal clubs will take home equal share with the NC taking 10% of the proceeds. In a statement released by the NC, all participating clubs shall take home 45% of the gate proceeds. “After carefully considering the concerns raised by clubs and appeals over the disbursement of gate proceeds, has decided to review the percentage stake of gate proceeds…

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NC yet to decide venue for Kotoko-Ashgold game

Spokesperson for the Normalisation Special Competition Kennedy Boakye Ansah has revealed that they are yet to choose a venue for the semi finals clash between Kotoko and Ashanti Gold SC. Rumours were rife that the game was going to be played in Obuasi but the competition’s mouthpiece has debunked the assertion and has emphasized that they will go for a meeting and choose a venue. “We would meet on Tuesday to decide on the venues for the tier two semi final matches.” Ansah told Light FM “The NC is not…

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NC to decide the venue of tier two semi finals on Tuesday

The Normalization Committee will decide the venue for the semi finals of the Tier II League of the Special Competition on Tuesday 11th May 2019. According to the Spokesperson for the Organizing Committeebof the competition Kennedy Boakye Ansah, the Committee will meet the four semi finalist to decide on the venues with clubs. He also debunked rumors that Ashanti Gold will play at home in Obuasi. “We will meet on Tuesday to decide on the venues for the Tier II semi final matches,” he said. “The Normalization Committee is not…

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NC Special: Ashgold, Kotoko through to the last four in Tier II League

The quarter final clashes of the Tier II League of the NC Special Competition came off on Sunday afternoon at the various centers with Asante Kotoko and AshGold making it to the semifinals. Unistar Academy continued their impressive run, with Nzema Kotoko also making a huge claim for their current form with a win over Heart of Lions. Asante Kotoko defeated Berekum Arsenal by 2-1 to qualify to the semi finals of the Tier II League. Goals from Naby Keita and Kwame Boahene secured the victory for the Porcupine Warriors…

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Preview: Quarter finals of NC Tier II Competition

The quarter finals of the Tier II of the NC Special Competitions will come off on Sunday at the various venues as eight clubs battle it out. It promises to be interesting as Division One clubs look to cause another upset in this stage. The biggest fixture on Sunday will be at Obuasi, where Ashanti Gold welcome their Premier League rivals Medeama SC at the Len Clay Park. The Miners have been in superb form since their lost against Sunday opponents in the Tier I League. They have since gone…

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