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November 1, 2017 6:04 PM Former Ghana & Ajax midfielder Yakubu dies

BENGALURU - Former Ghana and Ajax defensive midfielder Abubakari Yakubu has died at the age of 35, the Ghanaian Football Association said on Wednesday. The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. Multiple media reports said that Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday 191

November 1, 2017 5:45 PM Former Ghana and Ajax midfielder Abubakari Yakubu dies aged 35

Former Ghana and Ajax defensive midfielder Abubakari Yakubu has died at the age of 35, the Ghanaian Football Association said on Wednesday. The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. Multiple media reports said that Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday. 'We're sad to hear the death 104

November 1, 2017 2:21 PM Abubakari Yakubu dead: Ghana FA confirm ex-Ajax man has died aged 35

The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. It's claimed Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday. "We're sad to hear the death of former Ghana, Ajax and Vitesse midfielder Abubakari Yakubu, our thoughts are with his family may his soul RIP," the Ghanian FA tweeted. Yakubu won 16 caps for Ghana 105

November 1, 2017 12:43 PM Ghana Football Association Confirm​ Ex-Ajax Midfielder Yakubu Abubakar Dies at the Age of 36

The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that 36-year-old Yakubu Abubakar, who represented the Black Stars in their qualifying matches for the 2006 World Cup, has passed away in the city Tema on Tuesday afternoon. It is still unknown how Abubakar, who spent over 10 years plying his trade in Holland, passed away. Abubakar was first promoted to the senior 122

November 1, 2017 9:58 AM Klopp will be ecstatic with Hector Cuper’s Salah decision

Following the last round of international matches, he launched an attack on Gareth Southgate for fielding Jordan Henderson in a dead-rubber when our skipper has such a lengthy injury history. Sadio Mane also did his hamstring while playing for Senegal, so it’s rightly something that causes Liverpool’s manager concern. As a result, he’ll be over the moon with Egypt 71

October 31, 2017 9:14 PM Kwesi Appiah names 23-man squad for Egypt clash

Black Stars coach has named his 23-man squad to face Egypt in the last round of 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers next month. The Stars will play the Pharaohs at the Cape Coast Stadium on November 12 in a match which is a mere formality as Egypt have already qualified for the tournament in Russia. Coach Appiah is expected to use the game to further assess 92

October 31, 2017 11:16 AM Michael Essien congratulates 'little brother' Callum Hudson Odoi for winning U17 World Cup

Ghana legend Michael Essien has lauded Ghanaian kid Callum Hudson Odoi for winning the 2017 FIFA World Cup final with England. Hudson Odoi was a key member of the England U17 side who rallied from two goals down to win 5-2 in regulation time. He is an attacking player who joined the club during his Under-8 year and has regularly been a scorer and creator 73

October 31, 2017 9:01 AM ''Lord I thank you''- Asamoah Gyan celebrates first Turkish Super Lig goal

Kayserispor star Asamoah Gyan says his first Turkish league goal has come at the right time. The Ghana captain climbed off the bench to snatch the equalizer in the 3-3 draw at Fenerbahçe on Monday evening. Kayserispor took the lead on 41 minutes courtesy of a neat strike by Bulut but Fenerbahçe S.K responded with three goals. They pulled one back in the 68th minute 66

October 30, 2017 9:40 PM Kotoko chief Kyei confirms Pollack will stay on as coach

Asante Kotoko coach Steve Pollack is on the verge of signing a new deal with the club following his heroics on Sunday against Hearts of Oak in the Ghana FA Cup, according to the club's executive chairman Dr. Kwame Kyei. Pollack joined the Porcupine Warriors in mid-season following the departure of Zdravko Lugarusic, guiding them to finish fifth on the Ghana 87

October 30, 2017 1:25 PM Asante Kotoko Chief Dr. Kyei gives players ¢5,000 each for winning MTN FA Cup

Asante Kotoko Executive Board Chairman Dr. Kwame Kyei has rewarded his players with GH¢5,000 each for emerging winners of this year’s MTN FA Cup. A 3-1 win in the final over fierce rivals Hearts of Oak secured Asante Kotoko’s ninth Ghanaian FA Cup title on Sunday in Tamale. A stunning performance in the first-half saw Kotoko score three goals, all courtesy 85