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May 7, 2017 1:54 PM GFA congratulates Christian Atsu for Championship title success with Newcastle

The Ghana Football Association has congratulated international winger Christian Atsu for his Championship title success with Newcastle United. Atsu's side were crowned champions of the second-tier league on Sunday with a 3-0 win over Barnsley at home after then leaders Brighton drew 1-1 with Aston Villa. The Ghana international played a key part of Newcastle 5

May 6, 2017 8:46 AM GFA backs Muntari in Serie A racism incident

The Ghana Football Association (GFA), says it does not condone the racial abuse Ghanaian footballer Sulley Muntari suffered earlier this week in Italy during a league game. According to the FA, it was regrettable that the referee in the game booked Sulley Muntari for complaining about the abuse, while the Italian FA subsequently slapped him with a ban for the incident 18

May 6, 2017 7:17 AM Referee Yao Ametepe banned for 8 games for denying Hearts of Oak penalty against Ashgold

Ghana Premier League Referee Yao Ametepe banned for 8 games for denying Hearts of Oak penalty against Ashgold The GFA Executive Committee has approved the Match Review Committee’s recommendation in respect of the Ghana Premier League Day 11 match between Ashantigold SC and Hearts of Oak SC in Obuasi. After reviewing a video of the match, Referee Yao Ametepe 12

May 6, 2017 6:45 AM Referee Yaw Ametepe handed 8-match ban for wrongful calls in AshGold-Hearts clash

Referee Yaw Ametepe has been banned for eight matches by the Match Review Committee of the Ghana Football Association. Ametepe’s suspension comes after wrongful calls in the Ghana Premier League matches between Hearts of Oak and Ashanti Gold at the Lane Clay Stadium. The ban means the referee will only return with 9 matches to the end of the season 16

May 3, 2017 6:22 PM Stephen Appiah Named Black Stars Team Manager

Stephen Leroy Appiah has been named by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) as the Team Manager for the Black Stars. The former Ghanaian international player for the first time will be serving as a technical member of the team after retiring from football. The former Juventus star made history after becoming the first captain to qualify the Black Stars 10

April 29, 2017 1:54 PM Six Shortlisted for NASCO player, coach awards

For the Player of the Month category, WAFA's Daniel Lomotey Agbloe, Berekum Chelsea's Stephen Sarfo and Accra Hearts of Oak's Winful Kwaku Cobbina have been shortlisted. For the Coach of the Month category, WAFA coach, Klas Rasmussen, made the shortlist, alongside Yusif Abubakar of Aduana Stars and Frank Elliot Nuttall of Accra Hearts of Oak. The winners 10

April 26, 2017 1:38 PM Akufo-Addo meets incoming Black Stars coach Kwasi Appiah

The 56-year-old is expected to sign a two-year deal with the Ghana Football Association (GFA), an appointment which has the blessing of President Akufo-Addo. Appiah's visit to the seat of government precedes a similar trip to the Ministry of Youth and Sports on Monday. where he interacted with the sports minister Isaac Asiamah on Monday. The former Kumasi 9

April 25, 2017 12:38 AM GFA, NASCO announce partnership agreement for Premier League

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has signed a four year agreement with electronic distributing giants Electroland Ghana Limited, for one of its flagship product, Nasco to become Official Man of the Match Sponsor of the Ghana Premier League. At a joint press conference in Accra on Monday to unveil the partnership, it was further revealed that Nasco 15

April 24, 2017 4:31 PM GFA introduces Kwesi Appiah to Sports Ministry

Black Stars GFA introduces Kwesi Appiah to Sports Ministry Appiah was appointed last month as the replacement for Avram Grant as Black Stars coach on his return to the team. The GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi was accompanied by his Vice President George Afriyie when they formally introduced Kwesi Appiah to the Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah 25

April 24, 2017 3:50 PM GFA unveils Nasco as Ghana Premier League partner

The awards that will be handed out by the electronics company include Man-of-the-match awards, coach and player of the month awards. They will also hand out a Nasco X5 phone to the best players at the end of each Ghana Premier League match. A unique voting system will be used to decide the best coach and player of the month awards. Nasco has also agreed 24