EXCLUSIVE: 2019-20 CAF Confederation Cup final to be played at Baba Yara Sports Stadium

The Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Ghana has been selected as the venue for the 2019/2020 CAF Confederations Cup final. A grapevine source revealed to FootballMadeInGhana.com that the decision has been taken by CAF’s Executive Committee on Wednesday pending approval from the general assembly tomorrow. The 2019/2020 Champions League final will also be hosted by the FNB Stadium in South Africa. This latest development comes following CAF’s decision to adopt one-off finals for Champions League and Confederation Cup on pre-determined neutral grounds from the 2019/2020 edition onwards. Baba Yara Sports Stadium…

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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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Benfica to establish academy in Ghana

Portuguese soccer giant, Benfica is set to build a soccer academy in Ghana to unearth talents. The project will be spearheaded by Ghanaian licensed FIFA agent, Seedorf Asante, who is partnering the club to undertake its first major work on the continent. This came to light when Asante led a delegation which included the CEO of Global Football, Fernando Mendes; Benfica youth team Coach David Manuel and one of the club’s directors, Luis Miguel to meet the Minister of Youth and Sports (MoYS) Mr. Isaac Asiamah for a formal introduction…

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Human Right Activist Promises Modern Sports Facility

Renowned Human Right Activist, Lawyer Francis-Xavier Sosu has promised to help the people of Madina to acquire an ultra modern sports facility in the area. According to the lawyer, Madina is a place full of talented footballers but due to lack of support, connection and leverage, they are not able to achieve their aim. In view of that, it would be in the right frame to get a good sports facility. “I’m looking at the possibility of a well funded sports project within Madina,” the human right activist revealed. “You…

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Ban on Golden City Park lifted, Berekum Chelsea fined Ȼ1000

The Ghana FA Normalization Committee has lifted the temporary ban on the Berekum Golden City Park, and Berekum Chelsea have been fined Ȼ1000 for misconduct. The match venue was temporary banned from being used by Berekum Chelsea for the violence that broke out before their match against Asante Kotoko last month. The NC swiftly closed down the Golden City Park after gun shots were fired before kickoff and two Kotoko officials beaten up mercilessly. The ban invited different opinions from the football public but the NC went ahead to stop…

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Len Clay Stadium to host Berekum Chelsea vs Medeama SC

Obuasi Len Clay Stadium will host Berekum Chelsea outstanding week one game against Medeama SC after the closure of the Golden City Park by the Normalization Committee. The game was initially scheduled to come off on May 1, 2019 at the Golden City Park but the NC decision to close the Park means new venue has to be decided. The Normalization Committee have now settled on the Obuasi Len Clay Stadium for Wednesday’s crunch encounter. The game was initially supposed to come off on the first week of the Special…

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Accra Sports Stadium VVIP booth rendering over 300 seats USELESS

More than 300 seats at the VIP section of the Accra Sports Stadium have been rendered useless following the establishment of a VVIP booth during the renovation of the facility. The booth, which is the VVIP extension of the section reserved for dignitaries, has been planted right at the Heart of the VIP, sitting directly in front of several seats at the section. Directly behind the booth are 300 seats that have been rendered useless as spectators’ views are blocked with over 100 more having partial view of matches. The…

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