Nyaho Tamakloe hails Ghana Premier League competition

Board Member of Hearts of Oak, Dr Nyaho Tamakloe says the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League has been one of the most competitive campaigns in recent history. The Veteran football administrator hailed all the clubs for putting up a great show for the fans after 15 matches played. The country’s top-flight has been suspended indefinitely due to the outbreak of the deadly virus which has so far infected nearly 900,000 people, persons worldwide, killing over 40,000. “The Ghana Premier League in match week 15 is on hold as many other leagues…

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Oloboi Commodore encourages dialogue between club owners and players on pay cuts.

General Manager of the Accra Great Olympics, Oloboi Commodore has encouraged club owners to engage their players on how to deal with the financial difficulties the CoronaVirus outbreak has brought. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to takes it toll on the world with football just like other sectors, badly affected. In Ghana, all football activies have been suspended by the GFA following a directive from government. This has left clubs in dire financial conditions as revenue generation has been hardly hit. As ideas pour in on how to mitigate the impact,…

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Coronavirus: Kurt Okraku pens solidarity message to football fraternity

Dear Club Owners & CEOs, MESSAGE OF SOLIDARITY IN THE WAKE OF CORONA VIRUS One can not overstate the fact that the coronavirus pandemic has brought an unprecedented challenge for members of the football industry. As President of the Association and a club man, I know the extend of the challenges that clubs have gone through due to the current situation and the financial burden we continue to face as club owners, officials, players and as participants in the game. I share in this pain. However, we must also be concerned…

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Only Dwarfs and Berekum Chelsea outplayed King Faisal in the 14 games – Mujeeb Abdul Hakeem insists

Kumasi King Faisal midfielder Mujeeb Abdul Hakeem says only Dwarfs and Berekum Chelsea outplayed them in the 14 games they have played in the Ghana Premier League. King Faisal are winless in the 14 games played so far, suffering  8 defeats and drawing 6 games in the process. Despite failing to win any of their games, the former Asante Kotoko midfielder insisted only Dwarfs and Berekum Chelsea outplayed King Faisal in the 14 games. ” Though we have lost 8 games and drawn 6 games, but we haven’t been bad…

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GFA secretary discusses GPL return after coronavirus pandemic

General Secretary of the Ghana Football Association, Prosper Harrison Addo has revealed that clubs will be given time to prepare their teams adequately before the Premier League resumes after the Coronavirus pandemic. It is closing in on a fortnight since league was suspended indefinitely due to the outbreak of the deadly virus which has so far infected nearly 600,000 people, persons worldwide, killing over 30,000. Ghana has so far recorded 141 confirmed cases of Covid-19, involving five deaths. “We must give the clubs some time to train their players and…

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‘Disrespected’ Bernard Arthur wants out of Hearts of Oak; reveals Olympics move imminent

‘Disrespected’ Bernard Arthur wants out of Hearts of Oak; reveals Olympics move imminent Embittered Hearts of Oak attacker Bernard Arthur says he desperately wants to exit the club after suffering what he terms neglect and disrespect and that he is inching closer to a move to regional rivals Great Olympics. Arthur joined the club on a 2 year deal in the early parts of this season under former manager Kim Grant. The ex-Liberty Professionals man has found game time hard to come by under current boss Edward Nii Odoom and…

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Kofi Manu wants government to grant imprisoned goalkeeper amnesty

Veteran Ghanaian Football Administrator, Kofi Manu has advocated for imprisoned goalkeeper Arhin Aboagye to be granted amnesty by government. Aboagye, an inmate of the Nsawam prisons came to the limelight after displaying his goalkeeping qualities in a TV3 documentary last month. In the documentary titled A Hero behind Bars, Arhin Aboagye narrated the touching story of how he ended up in jail and why his footballing dreams looks to have been shattered. The touching nature of his story inspired his icon (as he mentioned in the documentary) Andre Onana (Ajax and…

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Hearts of Oak striker Bernard Arthur on verge of Great Olympics switch

Hearts of Oak striker Bernard Arthur is set to complete a transfer to city-rivals Great Olympics. The Former Liberty Professionals hitman made a return to the local scene ahead of the start of the current campaign after short stints with Tanzanian giants Azam FC and Algerian side AS Ain M’lila. Arthur has since struggled to establish himself as a key member of the Hearts squad hence the decision to move. He will be looking to rediscover his old form when the second round of the season resumes. Olympics is his chosen…

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Medeama SC appeal Disciplinary Committee’s decision to dock them points

Medeama Sporting Club have appealed GFA’s decision to dock them points for allegedly  fielding an unqualified player during match Day-12 of the Ghana Premier League match against Great Olympics. The Mauve and Yellows were dealt a heavy blow in their title chase on Monday as the Disciplinary Committee announced it’s verdict on Monday. Olympics’ protest claimed Nana Kofi Babil was ineligible for the fixture, having accumulated three yellow cards in matches prior. The Disciplinary Committee, in ruling in favour of Oly, declared the club winners of the game, awarding the Wonder Boys…

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Football is governed by rules- Oloboi Commodore jabs Medeama

General Manager for Great Olympics Oluboi Commodore has applauded the decision of GFA Disciplinary Committee to penalise Medeama SC for fielding an unqualified player in their matchweek 12 fixture. Olympics’ protest claimed Nana Kofi Babil was ineligible for the fixture, having accumulated three yellow cards in matches prior. The Disciplinary Committee, in ruling in favour of Oly, declared the club winners of the game, awarding the Wonder Boys three points and three goals. Medeama has since initiated processes to file an appeal against what they describe us a ‘bogus and…

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