New Ghana Premier League season to kick off in December

The 2019-2020 Ghana Premier League is set begin in mid-December this year according to report in the local media. GHANAsoccernet reports that, the government of Ghana in its bid to see the quick resumption of domestic football will sponsor the new season. The decision was communicated when Ghana Football Association Chief Kurt Okraku met President Nana Akufo-Addo at the jubilee house last week. Spokesperson for the Sports Minister, Kofi Asare Brako who was present at the meeting confirmed to Happy FM government’s readiness to ensure the Ghana Premier League returns…

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Former Medeama foward Kwame Boateng joins Karela United

Former Medeama SC foward Kwame Boateng has completed a move to Karela United ahead of the new Ghana Premier League season. Footballmadeinghana.com understands that the former Asante Kotoko foward has signed a two year deal with the Ayinase -based. Boateng parted ways with Medeama SC in May this year due to the club’s refusual to renew his contract. The former Olympics foward is expected to replace Solomon Sarfo Taylor who was sold to Danish side Vendsyssel FF.

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Akakpo Patron emerge as possible replacement of Johnson Smith at Karela United

Former assistant coach of Asante Kotoko Raphaël Patron Akakpo is holding talks with Karela United for the vacant head coach position of the the club. Footballmadeinghana.com understand Karela United want Akapo Patron to replace Johnson Smith who left the club for Asante Kotoko few days ago. According to our source, the Club hierarchy prefer the Togolese retired Professional footballer to the rest of the coaches who have shown interest for the job. Patron left Asante Kotoko at the beginning of October after exhausting his three year contract. Fomer King Faisal…

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Emmanuel Ocran, Diawisie Taylor re-join Black Stars B squad ahead of Burkina Faso game

Maxwell Konadu has recalled Dreams FC winger Emmanuel Ocran and Karela United striker Diawisie Taylor to the local Black Stars team ahead of the second leg CHAN  encounter with Burkina Faso. The duo were dropped from the final squad for the WAFU tournament which was held in Senegal. Emmanuel Ocran and Diawisie Taylor are expected to join the team this afternoon at their training base as they prepare for Sunday’s game against Burkina Faso. Ghana will need a convincing win to qualify ahead of their West African counterpart after losing…

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Full List of Premier league delegates for GFA Elections

Below is the full list of delegates for the Premier league clubs ahead of the upcoming Ghana FA elections. Sixteen (16) Premier league clubs, and Fourty -eight (48) Division One clubs plus other constituent bodies will cast their vote to elect the next President for the GFA. Six candidates including Dream FC CEO Kurt Okraku and George Afriyie are contesting for the vacant GFA top seat. The other aspirants are Fred Pappoe, Nana Yaw Amponsah, Amanda Clinton and George Ankamah Mensah.        

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BOOST: Positive update on injured Kotoko defender Ismail Abdul Ganiyu

Albeit they’re likely to still be without him for a few weeks yet, Asante Kotoko have reportedly received positive news on Ismail Abdul Ganiyu’s injury problem. The defender has been sidelined for two months now and the Porcupines had to play in the CAF Champions League without his service. Despite the reports that he will need Surgery before returning to the pitch, Footballmadeinghana.com understand Ganiyu will now likely avoid having to undergo surgery on his knee problem, and instead will continue to receive treatment with a timeline offered to suggest…

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Asante Kotoko confirm Johnson Smith as the new assistant coach of the Club

Ghanaian power house Asante Kotoko have officially announce the appointment of Johnson Smith as the new assistant coach of the Club. The former Karela United trainer penned  a two-year deal with the Porcupines on Friday to become an assistant coach of the club following the expiration of the contract of Akakpo Patron . Johnson Smith was part of the club’s technical team during the days of Bashiru Hayford in 2007 and acted as a caretaker Coach in 2008 after the exit of the then Head Coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin. He…

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Karela United refund GHc 50,000 Sarfo Taylor transfer fee to Kotoko

Management of Asante Kotoko has reached an agreement with Karela United in the dispute over the failed acquisition of player, Solomon Sarfo Taylor. The Porcupines moved for the striker and made a payment of GHc 50, 000 to the Anyinasi-based Premier League club in that regard. Sarfo Taylor signed contract documents but failed to turn up in Kumasi. Karela United, on the other hand, also refused to release the player and later transferred him to a Danish club. Kotoko Management did not block the move but served notice that it…

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Kotoko open shock talks with Karela United coach Johnson Smith

Asante Kotoko have opened talks with the head coach of Karela United Johnson Smith to become the assistant coach of the Club. According to the various media report, Administrative and legal affairs manager of Asante Kotoko Sarfo Duku held talks with Johnson Smith at the Sports Hotel to discuss his possible return to the club. Despite not reaching any concrete agreement, footbamadeinghana.com understand another meeting will be held between the two parties as the Porcupines aim to strengthen their technical team ahead of the Ghana Premier league season. Johnson Smith…

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#GameChanger: Kurt Okraku’s vision for Ghana Football anchored on four thematic areas

GFA Presidential hopeful Kurt E.S Okraku has today launched his ‘Game changing’ manifesto in his bid to win upcoming Ghana FA elections. The even which was staged at Ghana Exim Bank Auditorium in Accra was well attended by several media houses as well top football administrators and stakeholders. Central to Kurt’s manifesto is his vision for the revival of Ghana football which is captured in a singular phrase; Igniting passion and creating wealth for all. This vision is anchored on four key thematic areas which seeks to restore integrity and…

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