Karela to grab close to $150,000 in Vital Simba move

  Ghana Premier League side Karela United will make huge gains following the transfer of Ivorian striker Ourega Jean Vital to Tanzanian club Simba FC. Vital was linked with both Supersport United and Vita Club but both deals failed to materialized and he has now joined the Tanzanian giants. Footballmadeinghana.com understands that the speedy attacker signed a two-year deal with Sinba FC on Friday and the Ghanaian club will get close to $150,000 on his transfer. Vital is expected to help solve Simba’s goalscoring crisis in the CAF Champions League…

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Ghana FA Normalization Committee release fixtures for Special Competition

The Normalization Committee for the Ghana FA has finally released the fixtures for it’s Special Competition for Premier League clubs. The competition which was expected to kick off on the 6th of this month was forced to 15th as clubs were unprepared for the exercise. The competition, involving all 16 Ghana Premier League clubs, will be played in two zones – A and B. The Premier League Zone A, is made up of clubs including Asante Kotoko, Aduana Stars, Eleven Wonders, Medeama SC, Bechem United, Berekum Chelsea, Wa All Stars…

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‘Hearts did a shoddy work’ – Karela official blasts Phobia over Eshun move

Communications Manager for Karela FC, Alagidede Eric has blasted Accra Hearts of Oak for wrongly announcing Dominc Eshun as a Phobian when Karela have not sanctioned it. According to Eric, the Phobians failed to act professionally over the players signing and have to do the needful if they really want to use the player. He also accused Hearts management of doing a shoddy work. “Hearts of Oak management didn’t do their work well. They should tell their fans the truth,” he said. “They should just come and negotiate with Karela…

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EXCLUSIVE: ASEC Mimosas set to sign Karela right back Isaac Kwain

Ivorian giants Asec Mimosas are onthe verge of signing Kareela United right back Isaac Kwain, FootballMadeInGhana.com can exclusively reveal. The highly-rated Karela United defender Isaac Kwain has spent a week with Ivorian powerhouse ASEC Mimosas as the Champions League campaigners seek to bolster their squad. Kwain is also wanted by Asante Kotoko. He is known for his powerful drives and free-kick abilities and was at ASEC’s training center in Sol Beni. The 1998 Champions League winners have monitored the former Dwarfs right back for sometime now and has offered him…

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Sporting Kansas boss confirms signing of Opoku Mensah

  Sporting Kansas head coach and technical director Peter Vermes has attested that they have acquired Ghanaian forward William Opoku Mensah but the striker is not ready for first team football. The Sporting Kansas boss hinted that the Karela FC attacker will be shipped to developmental side Swope Park Rangers in the USL for him to build up before bringing him to the MLS. “It is true we have signed striker William Opoku Mensah but he is a Swope Park Rangers target, not a first team target,” Vermes told Thebluestatement. Opoku…

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Karela deny chasing Hasaacas trio

  Karela United Media head, Eric Alagidede has denied rumors that his outfit are chasing three players from Sekondi Hasaacas. Reports in sections of the Ghanaian media are that the Ainyinase based club are eager to sign Daniel Agyin, Isaac Mensah and Emmanuel Ebahoa but the Karela boss says is not true as it was just one player they wanted to assess in trials. “It is not true that we are after three players from Hasaacas, it was just one player Daniel Agyin who is a young left-back, we heard…

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Kotoko target Opoku Mensah set for MLS switch

  Karela United head of communications, Eric Alagidede has revealed that Kumasi Asante Kotoko have inquired about their striker Williams Opoku Mensah though a move to US is imminent. The Karela spokesperson pointed out though the player has desire to play for the Porcupine Warriors, an MLS club is also interested in him making it his prime target. “We are now facing a difficult challenge because an MLS side alert us that they also want him.” Alagidede told Agyenkwa FM “We confronted the player (William Opoku Mensah) and he made…

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EXCLUSIVE – Godfred Saka close to Aduana Stars return

Aduana Stars are on the verge of completing a deal for the return of their former captain Godfred Saka. Footballmadeinghana.com can exclusively reveal that Godfred Saka will be resigning for Aduana Stars one year after leaving the club. According to insiders, talks are far advanced between the club and the  player and a deal could be reach in the coming days. Godfred Saka played for Aduana Stars for a decade before leaving the club last season to join new entrant Karela United. He was part of the team that won…

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Karela to intensify training ahead of NC Tournament

  Newly-promoted Ghana Premier League side Karela United FC will train this afternoon as they start serious preparations for the impending Normalisation Committee Special Tournament. The Ainyinase-based club started training last week but they now have a full house and will intensify their schedules. Karela were one of the exciting teams before the league was suspended last year and they are now beefing up their team following the sale of Maxwell Baako, Abdul Ganiu, Jean Vital and other key players. The entire squad will assemble at the at the CAM…

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Hearts tight lipped on Dominic Eshun

Hearts of Oak are tight lipped on the latest about Dominic Eshun as their communications manager Kwame Opare Addo isn’t sure when their new player will feature for the club. Eshun is reported to have been fraudulently signed by the Phobians with his former club Karela FC threatening to report the matter FIFA. The Ainyinase-based side insist Hearts signed Eshun when he still has a contract with them, making the player’s registration for Hearts illegal. The angry posture of Karela FC has forced the Phobians to take away the player…

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