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Accra Hearts of Oak head coach, Frank Nuttall believes the Phobians can still win the Ghana Premier League title despite their recent sorry performance. Hearts have been leapfrogged by Asante Kotoko and currently to the fourth position on the league log after their 1-0 away defeat to the Hunters. Bechem United striker Ahmed Toure’s 77th minute goal on Sunday was enough to give the Brong Ahafo side victory over Hearts. Though the Phobians performance has been on and off, the Scottish gaffer insists their dream of winning this season’s league is still on course. ”It’s definitely not over for us,…

Asante Kotoko striker, Sadick Adams is hopeful of his side’s victory over Medeama SC in the Ghana Prtemier League Match Day 21 fixture at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday. The Porcupine Warriors currently look to have found their rythm under new coach Steve Pollack following a bad spell under series of uninspiring performances prior to his appointment. The Kumasi based club are currently fourth on the Ghana Premier League (GPL) standings with 32 points, just a point below arch rivals Hearts who travel to Bechem to face Bechem united this weekend. Kotoko’s latest victory came against Hearts in…

Tuesday 4 July 2017, Kumasi.  Monday’s GHALCA President Cup contested by Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak is one that will go down in history as one of the most eventful Cup finals in the country. A football game that saw everything – the good, the bad and the ugly and the very , very, ugly. From William Abgovi’s horrible officiating through the extremely bloodied clashes between Kotoko’s Sadick Adams – the eventual hero in the game – and Hearts of Oak’s Vincent Atingah – one of the villains in the penalty shoot-out to the world-class winning penalty kick from the anomalous Sadick. ALSO…

Recent history of rained off matches the involves Asante Kotoko means they enter the replay of  Monday’s President Cup match with so much confidence to carry the day against sworn rivals Accra Hearts of Oak thansk to their recent perfect record in rained off matches. Below are the recent rained off games that involved the Porcupine Warriors and final results of the replayed games. Asante Kotoko vs Dolphins FC Sunday 11 May 2008. Asante Kotoko led Dolphins of Nigeria in a CAF CC game at the Babayara. The game was rained off after the first half when Kotoko led 1-0.…

Referee Wiliam Abgovi and his assistants Dawood Ouedragaogo and Badiu Alhassan had to call off Sunday’s GHALCA President Cup between Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Accra Hearts of Oak -due to a heavy downpour which rendered the Babayara pitch very soggy.   The high tempo game – with every minute thrilling – between the Porcupine Warriors and the Phobians was tied at 1-1 as at the 68th minute when the referees decided against the continuation of the game which was being watched by the vice -president of the republic of Ghana – HE Mahamudu Bawumia – who represented the government.  Even in…

Accra Hearts of Oak head coach Frank Nuttall has said he is not stunned at the loss against resurgent Ashanti Gold SC team at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday since it is possible to taste defeat in the game of football. The Phobians were handed a shocking 1-0 loss by the miners to halt their unbeaten home run in the ongoing Ghana Premier courtesy Daniel Gozah strike. The Scottish trainer made this known at the post match press conference when he was asked by a journalist whether he was shocked or surprised with the results because he seemed down. ‘’In…

Accra Hearts of Oak head coach Frank Nuttall says he is not looking at the league table despite his side bridging the gap to the top two teams. League leaders WAFA and the second-placed Aduana Stars drew (0-0 Bolga) and lost (1-0 Tema Youth respectively in the match-day 19 Ghana Premier League fixture. The Phobians beat Elmina Sharks and cut WAFA’s lead to just four points and Aduana’s to just a solitary point. “I have not looked at the league table and to be honest, I am not focused on the league table,” Nuttall told accraheartsofoaksc.com “I am only focused on…

Despite the contrary view of Asante Kotoko head Steve Pollack not to honour any friendly game the management of the club led by Dr Kwame Kyei have consented to play the game made in honour of the president of Ghana. Asante Kotoko had previously different ideas committing to the game but after several meetings with the club executive BoD Dr Kwame Kyei, the club have communicated to the organizers of the game GHALCA their commitment to honour the fixture. The presidential cup is annual cup game in the Ghanaian football calender which is played every year on the republic day…

Former Hearts of Oak board Secretary Ernest Thompson has tipped the phobians to win this seasons Ghana premier league title. The Rainbow club have failed to annex the domestic league title in the last nine years, a development which is a huge worry to the followers of the club. Hearts currently sit third on the league log with 30 points from 18 games played. But the former SSNIT boss they will win this year’s league title in style. “Once a Phobian always a Phobian and Hearts of Oak is not like the Military where one retires” “Now they are picking…

The Nduom sports Complex, home grounds for Ghana Premier League side Elmina Sharks FC has been given a massive facelifts with the installation of seats at the facility. The newly built multi-purpose sports facility has been a venue for topflight matches in Ghana since the turn of the year following Sharks’ promotion to the Premier League. Based in Elmina, in the Central Region of Ghana, the Nduom sports complex remains one of the very few sporting grounds in the country owned by individuals or club owners but the first of its kind in terms of state of the art facilities.…

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