Black Queens: Sherrifatu responds to Oshoala’s AWCON title declaration

Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala arrived in Ghana for the African Women Cup of Nations and on Friday she apparently declared Nigeria 2018 AWCON champions already. The Nigerians have won the competition record 10 times if the first two editions of 1991 and 1995 are counted but Ghana’s Sherrifatu Sumaila – voted Woman of the natch in Black Queens 1-0 victory over Algeria – has responded to the comments made by the Nigerian super star. “Well if that is what Oshoala is saying that they have won the competition already then…

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Asamoah out of Ethiopia-Ghana game

Inter Milan defender Kwadwo Asamoah has decided to opt out of Ghana’s 2019 AFCON qualifier against Ethiopia. According to close sources, Asamoah says he is not fit enough for the crunch encounter and has already communicated his decision to the technical team. Asamoah has been in fine form for the Nerazzuris both in the domestic league and the UEFA Champions and his inclusion will have been great for coach Kwesi Appiah who has called majority of out of form players. An official statement will be released by the Normalisation Committee…

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Allardyce and Jenas descend on Jordan Ayew

Former Bolton Wanderers manager manager Sam Allardyce and ex-Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas  have criticized Ghanaian attacker Jordan Ayew following Crystal Palace one nil defeat to Spurs. Ayew had a brilliant game but looked unconcerned as he failed to head a ball which resulted in Tottenham’s winner. Allardyce and Jenas who were match-day pundits on BET castigated Ayew following Spurs victory. “Watch Milivojevic, he’s going crazy, ‘go on head it’, he’s saying [to Ayew].”Allardyce stated. Jenas also indicated that he did not know what Ayew was thinking as Milivojevic’s action says…

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Grant ready to lift Hearts of Oak high

  Newly-appointed Accra Hearts of Oak coach, Kim Grant says he will go all out to achieve success with the club. The former Ghana international was given the job as the first team coach of the Phobians on Thursday and he insists he is ready to offer his best. ““I understand the expectations at a Club like Hearts and am ready to get to work. Under my leadership, we will bring back the ‘Never Say Die’ spirit”,” Grant stated. “My sincere thanks go out to the Club’s esteemed leaders for…

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All new signings were recommended by Akonnor-Sarfo Duku

  Head of Communications for Asante Kotoko, Lawyer Sarfo Duku has revealed that all the eleven newly-signed players were recommended by CK Akonnor. The Porcupine Warriors have as many as eleven fresh players in their fold and their media head says all of the players were on the wanted list of their head coach. “The list of 26 players made up of 11 new signings and 15 old players were all signings by the coach. He and his technical team recommended them.” Duku told Oyerepa FM in an interview. “Every…

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Kotoko sign Naby Keita for 3 years

Kotoko have completed the signing of striker Naby Laye Keita on a three-year contract. The Guinean national, who joins the club as a free agent, signed contract papers at the club’s secretariat on Monday, having passed his medical last week. Keita has been undergoing trials with the club over the past few weeks, and his recruitment reflects the confidence coach, Charles Kwablan Akonnor, has in him. The player has already displayed his quality to the Kotoko faithfuls following his impressive performances in the friendly games against the Black Stars and…

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Tagoe signs for Bangladeshi outfit Chittagonj abahoni

  Ghanaian born Kyrgyztani international David Nii Armah Tagoe has joined Bangladeshi Premier League side Chittagonj Abahoni Limited FC. The experienced defender signed a one-year deal with the Bangladeshi side on Friday morning after eleven successful years with Kyrgyzstani giants Dordoi Bishkek. In an official statement released by Dordoi Bishkek shortly after his departure, the club thanked Tagoe for his great service to them and also wished him good luck in his new challenge. “Tagoe won six league titles with us and also the Kyrgyzstan as well as the AFC…

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Bashiru shines in Premier League International Cup

  Ghanaian teenager Bashiru Alhassan was the star of the day as his Sparta Praque Under 21 team drew 2-2 with Reading in the Premier League International Cup in England. Bahiru who joined Sparta from Ghanaian side Dreams FC earlier this month was the key man for Sparta as he run a one-man show in the middle of the pitch. The Ghanaian teenager popped up to assist Sparta’s second goal scored by his midfield partner Novotny with a sublime pass. Bashiru has already been likened to former Chelsea kingpin Michael…

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Tetteh sinks FK Mlada Boleslav

  Ghana youth international Benjamin Tetteh was on fire for Sparta Praque on Monday evening as they thrashed FK Mlada Boleslav by four goals to one in the Czech Super Liga. Tetteh who has been Sparta’s arrow-head this season tormented the Boleslav back four made up of Nikolay Komlichenko, Tomas Prikryl, Petr Maers and Tiemoko Konate throughout the 69 minutes he played. The former Dreams FC striker netted the second goal of his side with a sublime finish in the 20th minute after being beautifully setup. He made it three in the 37th minute…

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Normalisation Committee apologize after burst-up with media

  The constituted Normalisation Committee of the Ghana Football Association has come out with unqualified apology after an action of gross disrespect from one of its members towards a journalist on Wednesday in a Press briefing. The Committee member, Lawyer Duah Adonteng spoke harshly and reacted furiously towards ace journalist Ekow Asmah who sought to know why the gathering was made to clap for him when he walked into the event auditorium late. The action of Lawyer Adonteng did not go down well with the public and he has been…

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