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October 11, 2018 1:02 PM Essien, Eto’o, Drogba, Salah best African players of all-time

The Inter Milan full-back says countryman Michael Essien, Samuel Eto’o formerly of Barcelona and Cameroon, Ivorian legend Didier Drogba and Egypt star Mohamed Salah are his favorite African footballers. Kwadwo Asamoah has touted the four players who contributed a lot for their Clubs and countries. Essien, undoubtedly remains one of Ghana’s most celebrated 71

October 11, 2018 12:58 PM We’ll use proceeds from Black Stars game to settle salaries

The management of Kumasi Asante Kotoko are expected to use gate proceeds from their friendly game against the Black Stars on Friday to pay winning bonuses should the porcupine warriors beat the Black Stars. The game which comes off at the Baba Yara Stadium was put together by the Normalization Committee following the cancellation of Black Stars 2019 Africa 72

October 11, 2018 12:46 PM Kotoko 'credible' opponents for Black Stars – Oti Akenteng

Asante Kotoko are currently on good form and playing some excellent football and it is a major reason why Black Stars friendly was arranged, Oti Akenteng has said. Many have criticized the decision of the Normalisation committee to sanction the friendly seeing it as “meaningless” but the GFA technical director believes the Porcupine Warriors are credible 72

October 11, 2018 12:34 PM Mubarak Wakaso eager to move on from car accident

Ghana and Deportivo Alaves, midfielder Mubarak Wakaso, has spoken for the first time following a car crash he suffered hours before he joined the Black Stars camp for the cancelled Afcon qualifier against Sierra Leone. The midfielder was on his way to Bilbao to catch a flight when the incident occurred but he managed to emerge unscathed. It is true that something 21

October 11, 2018 8:09 AM Umar Mohammed: Meet the Ghanaian teenage sensation likened to Lionel Messi

Tudu Mighty Jets is a second tier club in Ghana though it isn’t the most popular club in Ghana; it may not be a club with an avalanche of silverware but when it comes to producing talents who have carved a niche for themselves as far Ghana’s football is concerned, they stand among the giants. The club can boast of producing talents at all levels of the country’s 95

October 11, 2018 7:40 AM Ghanaians react to cancellation of Sierra Leone double-header

Caf's decision to call off Ghana's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying back-to-back games against Sierra Leone has generated quite some talk on social media. While some fans lamented the missed opportunity to see the Black Stars in action, others focused on what could become of the six points that were up for grabs. Sierra Leone's inability to meet a Fifa ultimatum 19

October 11, 2018 7:34 AM Kwasi Appiah hints at handing K.P Boateng Ghana call up in future

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah says he is ready to hand Sassuolo midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng another call up after a four-year absence from international duties. The 31-year-old and Sulley Muntari were sacked from the Black Stars camp during the 2014 Fifa World Cup after the duo were accused of masterminding agitations for players’ appearance fees to be paid before 17

October 11, 2018 6:30 AM Accra Sports Stadium pitch ready for AWCON 2018

The Accra Sports Stadium pitch is ready for the Africa Women Cup of Nations to be hosted in the country. The stadium, which is being renovated for the competition is almost done but the playing surface is 100% completed for the games. The other venue for the tournament, the Cape Coast stadium is also in great shape for the 11th edition of the Women's 18

October 11, 2018 6:28 AM 2019 AFCON qualification won't be easy

Empoli midfielder, Afriyie Acquah has gone has admitted that Ghana’s qualification to the next Africa Cup of Nation wouldn’t come by mouth. The hard-tackling midfielder says playing Sierra Leone wouldn’t come so easily and that the Black Stars will only have to put in much effort to cushion victory their victory over the Leone Stars on Thursday at the Baba Yara Stadium 19

October 11, 2018 5:50 AM Albert Adomah to work under John Terry at Aston Villa

Aston Villa have appointed Dean Smith as their new head coach, with former defender John Terry agreeing to join as his assistant. Smith has been officially confirmed by Villa after the Championship club agreed to a compensation deal with Brentford for the highly-rated 47-year-old. Villa sacked Steve Bruce last week after a poor run of results and have conducted 18