Our goalkeeper let us down – Bashir Hayford

Ebusua Dwarfs coach, Bashir Hayford has blamed his goalkeeper, Frank Andoh for their defeat away to Karela United on match day four of the Ghana Premier League. Karela United thrashed Ebusua Dwarfs 3-0 in what was their first win in the competition. A furious Bashir Hayford described the first two goals his side conceded as a gift from his goalkeeper contending that, it contributed to Dwarfs’ defeat. “He gifted them the two goals. It was a gift to them. When it happens like that, it dampens the spirit of the players. He…

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Ardley confirms Kwesi Appiah’s season has ended

  Wimbledon boss Neal Ardley has revealed that Kwesi Appiah’s season has ended and there is no way he could play again this campaign. Appiah has been out since December last year with a knee injury forcing his manager to bring in fellow Ghanaian Lloyd Sam as a replacement. Ardley on Friday emphasized that both Appiah and Cody McDonald are done for the season with eight games to go because they cannot recover. “McDonald and Kwesi Appiah (knee) are not expected back this season because of their knee injuries and…

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Dreams FC to sink Hearts again

  Dreams FC will play as guests to Accra Hearts of Oak at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Sunday in a Ghana Premier League week four fixture. The game promises lots of fireworks as the Dawu-based club have been a torn in the flesh of the Phobians over the past nine years in which the Rainbow club have won twice, drawn thrice and lost five in ten encounters. The recent meeting between the two clubs was at the Theatre of Dreams, Dawu in a pre-season in which the game…

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Dauda has outgrown the Belgian youth league

  Agent of Ghana youth international Dauda Mohammed, Sascha Empacher says the 20-year-old attacker has outgrown the Anderlecht Under 20 team. Sascher who also represents Liverpool forward Mohammed Salah, Schalke defender  Baba Raman, Arsenal midfielder Mohammed El Nenny and several others believes his client has shown that he is a big player per his output for the Anderlecht junior team. “If you score 28 goals in 25 games, you have outgrown the promises competition. “, His agent Sascha Empacher told Het Nieuwsblad. “He now needs matching at the highest level,…

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Hearts conceded ‘very cheap’ goal – Wellington

Hearts of Oak drew 1-1 with Eleven Wonders in their first game of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League. Winful Cobbinha’s first half penalty was cancelled by Eleven Wonders striker, Alex Asamoah. Speaking to FootballMadeInGhana.com in a post-match interview, Hearts coach Henry Wellington described the goal they conceded as “very cheap” but refused to blame his players for the draw. “We came in to pick the three points but unfortunately in the second half, they allowed a very cheap header from Alex Asamoah. That got them the equaliser. My intention was…

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Aduana Stars vs Setif: Five things we observed

Ghana Premier League champions, Aduana Stars on Wednesday beat E. S. Setif 1-0 in their CAF Champions League, second round preliminary round match at home to set up a potentially crunch second leg game in Algeria. Journalist, Abdul Wadudu Osman watched the first leg. He shares five observations he made during the game. ONE: Zakaria Mumuni is a star in the making. His name may not have been on the score sheet but his performance demonstrated what a player Aduana Stars have at their disposal. His quick feet, ability to…

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Aduana Stars in slim 1-0 win over Entente Setif

Aduana Stars on Wednesday secured a 1-0 victory against Algerian side, Entente Setif in the first leg of the second preliminary round CAF Champions League match at the Nana Agyeman Badu II Park. Zakaria Mumuni won a deserved penalty kick for Aduana Stars after 70th minutes and that was neatly converted by substitute, Sam Adams, eventually setting the stage for a potentially fierce second leg clash in Algeria ten days’ time. Aduana Stars started the game with their guns blazing hoping for an opener to unsettle the Algerians. The visitors…

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Dreams ready for 2017/18 Ghana Premier League

The Communications Director Dreams FC, Henry Asante Twum says his side are fully prepared for the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League having had a memorable pre-season during which they won the G-8 tourney organised by the Ghana League Clubs Association, Ghalca. Henry Asante stated that, Dreams FC have adequately prepared for any of its opponents in the upcoming season and would fiercely contest them for points. “We are ready to face any side in the upcoming season. Our preparations during the pre-season was a good one. Even though, we lost a…

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Awudu eyes victory over Hearts of Oak

  Kumasi Asante Kotoko towering defender Nafiu Awudu says they are ready for Wednesday’s GHALCA Top 8 semi finals game with Accra Hearts of Oak at the Baba Yara Stadium. The Porcupine Warriors defeated Aduana Stars 2-0 in the last Group A game to top the standings with six points and a goal difference of plus two to set a date with their bitter rivals in the last four on Wednesday. Awudu who was a pillar at the back when the Porcupine Warriors defeated Aduana yesterday insists they are well…

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Clubs for GFA-Star Times gala named

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced the list of clubs that will play in this year’s GFA-Star Times Gala scheduled for the Cape Coast Stadium between Saturday, February 3 and 4, 2018. The participating clubs include Premier League sides and teams from all three zones in the Division One League. Following are the clubs: Berekum Chelsea, Bechem United, Great Olympics, Inter Allies, Eleven Wonders, Dreams FC and Medeama. The rest are Elmina Sharks, Ebusua Dwarfs, Hearts of Oak, Wa All Stars, NEA Salamina, Vision FC, New Edubiase, FC Samartex…

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