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Ashanti Gold midfielder Amos Addai has return to camp after picking a career threatening injury in their match day 23 game against Elmina Sharks on Sunday. Amos suffered a head-on collision with one player from Elmina Sharks, when attacking from the final third following a corner. He was stretched off the field and subsequently replaced by Osei Baffour on the 16th minute.  The Obuasi-based club lost 1-2 at home – their first defeat in seven-league games. In further treatment, the 19-year-old was sent to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital to run series of scan on the player. He has since return…

High-flying Ashanti Gold SC were beaten 2-1 at home by relegation threatening side Elmina Sharks at the Obuasi Len Clay sports stadium on Sunday. Ck Akkonr’s side tasted their second defeat in the second round of the Ghana Premier League after losing 1-0 to Inter Allies weeks ago. Ashgold started the game on good note but failed to utilize all the good chances they had throughout the game. Eric Osei opened scored for the visiting team through the spot before skillful Benjamin Tweneboah doubled Sharks lead. Ashgold had the opportunity to score first in the 9th minute a spot missed…

Ashantigold duo, C.K. Akunnor and goalkeeper George Owu have been respectively named by the Premier League Board as NASCO Premier League coach and player of the month of June. C.K. Akunnor beat off competition from fellow nominees, WAFA coach, Klavs Rasmussen and Tema Youth coach Edward Odoom both of whom had led their sides to an impressive runs in the month of June. The Ashantigold coach, Akunnor, who joined the Miners from Dreams FC at the beginning of the second round of the league, went on a remarkable run of four wins in four matches in June, scoring eight goals…

GHALCA chairman Kudjoe Fianoo has asked for the support of ex-Ghanaian players who are into coaching and football administration. He made mention of some former players who have delivered when given the opportunity, Michael Osei, Opoku Nti, C.K. Akonnor etc adding that more of such persons are needed to help grow domestic football in the country. According to Fianoo who doubles as Ashanti Gold SC, it’s about a time Ghanaians supported their own former internationals who are into coaching and football administration to succeed in their chosen career after retiring from active football. Speaking to sportsworldGhana.com in an exclusive interview,…

Ashgold Coach CK Akunnor is set to undergo a two week coaching attachment with German club Wolfsburg at the end of the Ghana premier league season. The former Wolfsburg captain is yet to lose a game in the second round of the Ghana premier league after a poor start to the campaign by the Miners. Akunnor who once played for the Aboakese lads is seeking to earn a respectable position on the league log at the end of the season. Speaking exclusively to SportsworldGhana.com,CEO of the club Kudjoe Fianoo has revealed that the former Black Stars captain will embark on…

Head coach of Ashgold CK Akunnor has pointed out management of the club is part of the dwindling fortunes of the team. The former captain of the Black Stars is therefore calling on all hands to be on deck to help the Obuasi lads survive in the elite league. The Miners are second from bottom on the log after managing only three wins, three draws and nine losses in the first round of the league. Some fans of the club have accused CEO Kojo Fianoo for the current woes of the club. But Akunnor who admits it is difficult for…

Ashanti Gold SC winless streak finally came into an end after beating defender champions Wa All Stars 1-0 at the Obuasi Len Clay sports stadium on Sunday afternoon. Coach Akonnor finally got his first victory for the Miners since taking over the difficult job from Bashir Hayford who resigned after recording a shambolic start to the season. Shafiu Mumuni headed in a brilliant cross from Has Kwofie to score the only goal in the game to give the host vital win. Has Kwofie after the game was adjudged NASCO Man of the match after an impressive display on the day.…

Ashanti gold Coach CK Akunnor says his target is to help the Aboakese lads escape relegation. Former Coach Bashir Hayford last week resigned from the club due to persistent pressure from the fans after poor run of results in the league. Akunnor, before his approach by the management of Ashgold had been with Division One League side Dreams FC for three years. The 2014-2015 league champions are currently languishing at the bottom of the league log with eight points from eleven games. CK Akunnor insists he will work hard to revive the fortunes of the club. “My going at the…

Ashantigold SC football coach Bashir Hayford has tendered in a resignation at the Obuasi based football club sportsworldghana.com has established. The former Kotoko trainer shown no indication of leaving his post as he trained with the Obuasi club on thursday evening at the club’s training grounds. Kumasi based Kessben FM reports the ex Medeama coach left his resignation letter at the club’s office on Friday morning. Bashir led Ashantigold SC to win the 2014/15 Ghana premier after nearly two decades of winning the league. The Obuasi club has had it most roughly since the start of the 2016/17 Ghana premier. FOLLOW:…

Ashanti Gold SC moved out of the relegation with with a 1-0 win over Liberty Professionals on Match Day 7 of the Ghana Premier League at the Len Clay Stadium on Wednesday. A 12th minute goal from striker Amos Addai ensured that the Miners recorded a first win in four matches and in the process, denied Liberty of a first away win of the campaign. Under-Pressure head coach, Bashiru Hayford made six changes to the side that lost 4-2 at home to Bechem United last Sunday at the same venue. And his changes showed signs of paying off very early…

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