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Sports Minister, Isaac Asiamah has revealed that an estimated amount of GHC864, 000 was spent on only accommodation for former Black Stars coach, Avram Grant for two years. At the National Sports Fund Consultation Forum in Accra on Wednesday, Asiamah, in his keynote address revealed that Ghana had been spending $8,000 (equivalent to GHC 36,000) every month on accommodation for the former Chelsea coach. The Sports Minister who was explaining the rationale behind his outfit’s bold step to secure an official residence for current Black Stars coach, Kwesi Appiah. “When I realised that we’re spending $8000 a month on accommodation…

Mexican side Atlas FC have completed the signing of Ghanaian midfielder Clifford Aboagye on a permanent deal from Spanish side Granada CF. The Rojinegros have acquired the sporting rights of the 22-year-old, who has been given the green-light to join the first team training ahead of the start of the 2018 Clausura season. The former Ghana U20 start between Liga and Copa, the Ghanaian has 21 appearances as Rojinegro, orchestrating the advances of La Furia during a thousand 489 minutes.

Despite playing for the Black Stars of Ghana at the AFCON and also at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Ghana goalkeeper Fatau Dauda cannot hide his admiration for rival country Nigeria. The Enyimba FC shot-stopper will swiftly grasp any opportunity to play for the Super Eagles in the event that FIFA rules will allow him. Dauda who has been in top form for The Peoples Elephants, guiding them to qualify for the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup, has been ignored by new Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah since assuming post in May this year. Asked whether he would love to represent…

Former Hearts of Oak defender Vincent Atinga has furiously refuted reports linking him to a possible return to the Capital based club. Atinga is currently negotiating for a move to a club in Austria, but the slow nature of the deal has left many doubting its possibility, linking him to a possible return to Hearts but the Black Stars B stalwart  defender says such reports should be completely discarded. READ ALSO: Breaking: Ahmed Adams & Vincent Atinga Handed Black Stars B Call Up Speaking in an interview with Kumasi based FOX FM, Atinga said he hasn’t thought of returning to Hearts despite…

Hearts of Oak head coach, Frank Nuttall, has revealed the reasons behind his late arrival for the team’s preseason training. The Scottish on Wednesday had his first training session with the team ahead of the 2017/18 football season at the Ajax Park Legon, having arrived in Accra on Tuesday evening. According to Nuttall it took te Phobians long to rearrange the team’s preseason training scheduled after the date for the second leg of the Ghana@60 match was announced. He said: “There was never a fixed date for my arrival because when they season ended there was no 60th anniversary…

Ghana Premier League legend, Charles Taylor says the current leadership of Accra Hearts of Oak Asante Kotoko have made the club look like an ordinary Colts Football Club. The former Hearts of Oak deadly forward speaking on Kumasi based Abusua FM said until management of the club sits up and put good measures in place to make the club more attractive and as well make the playing body happy, the club’s highly cherished status will continue to decline tremendously . Taylor who had heydays during his playing days at both Hearts and Kotoko was speaking on the current tailspin the Accra based…

President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi says his outfit in consultation with the Sports ministry are planning stop paying ”compensation packages for young players”. According toe the FA boss, it’s about a time they concentrated on the necessaries of life which is food, shelter and education rather than paying thousands of Dollars to these young players who ”end up misusing the monies paid them. Watch full Video Below:

Asante Kotoko have been drawn against 9 times Congolese champions, Club Athlétique Renaissance Aiglon (CARA) in the CAF Confederations Cup preliminary round qualifier. The first leg will be played between the weekends of 9-11 of February 2018 with the second leg slated for the weekend of 20-21 February 2018. https://twitter.com/AsanteKotoko_SC/status/940884714939969536 The 2017 Ghana MTN FA Cup Champions will host their Congolese counterparts in Kumasi between the weekends of 9-11 of February 2018 before travelling to Congo for the reverse leg between 20-21 February 2018 at Stade Alphonse Massemba-Débat. If Kotoko progress to the second round, they will be up against the winner of…

Ghanaian champions Aduana Stars will battle Libyan side Al Tahaddy in the CAF Champions League preliminary round qualifier.  The first leg will be played between the weekend of 9-11 February 2018 and the return leg the following week. Benghazi-based side won the Libyan Premier League last season. The Ogya lads are returning to the continent’s flagship inter-clubs competition since 2011. They suffered early elimination at the hands of Moroccan side WAC after losing 3-0 in Casablanca but managed a 1-0 home win. The Ogya boys will face either ES Setif (Algeria) or Olympique de Bangui (Central Africa Rep.) in the…

Public Relations Officer (PRO) for Karela United, Samuel Enyan has debunked reports that their outfit have formally signed Emmanuel Osei Baffuor from Ashanti Gold SC. There have been rife media reports that the newly promoted Ghana Premier League side has officially secured the signature of Ashgold playmaker on a free transfer but  Samuel Enyan says they are yet to officially put pen on paper with the youngster ahead of the 2017/2018 season. “Officially, we have not completed the signing of Emmanuel Osei Baffuor but he was recommended so we are assessing him” said Samuel Enyan, in an interview with footballmadeinGhana.com According…

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