Browsing: Ghana Premier League

Wilberforce Mfum, a former Asante Kotoko player has taken a subtle attack on current generational players for their poor attitude shown in their football career. Mfum, 80, has described some of the players as lazy and indisciplined. He claims they do not attach any seriousness to their football career, which has been the ultimate difference between their generation and the current players. “The difference between the current players and our generation was the absence of boozing and womanizing,” Mfum told Kumasi based Abusua FM. “We were well disciplined. Current players are so indisciplined and that has been the major difference.” Mfum…

Former Asante Kotoko striker Ben Acheampong has urged fans of the club to focus their attention on wining next season’s league title after Wednesday’s unfortunate accident. Asante Kotoko were involved in a fatal motor accident at Nkawkaw while returning to Kumasi following a 1-0 defeat to Inter Allies in a match day 22 fixture. The Porcupine warriors sit fourth on the league log with 35 points from 22 games. Acheampong who admits leaders WAFA, Aduana Stars and Hearts of Oak are all doing well,insists Kotoko should forgo of any dream of winning this season’s league title. “They still have good…

Ashanti Gold Coach CK Akunnor is not happy with his side’s home defeat to struggling Elmina Sharks in a Ghana Premier League match day 23 game.  The miners have had a fantastic in the second round of the Ghana Premier League but suffered a 2-1.defeat to Elmina Sharks at the Len Clay stadium on Sunday. Eric Owusu and Benjamin Tweneboah scored two first half goals before Prince Owusu got a consolation for AshGold. “I am a little bit disappointed by the way we played not because we lost but the way and manner we played it, we were slow and…

Great Olympics premiership status has been questioned again after their 3-0 humiliating defeat at the Accra sports stadium by Medeama on Sunday. Olympics are languishing 15th on the league table but hopes of rising above the table was dented as Medeama scored three away from home. Justice Blay, Bismark Oppong and Latif Salifu were the architects of Olympics fall at the Accra Sports stadium. Ashgold good run was halted in a mouthwatering game by a revamped Elmina Sharks at the Obuasi Le-Clay. The Miners have seem a fantastic performances in recent weeks but Yaw Achemapong and his charges took a…

The Ghana League Club Association (GHALCA) has made a cash donation of GHC 10,000 to Asante Kotoko following their sadden accident on Wednesday. Vice Chairman Alex Akummey and Treasurer George Amoako presented the money to the playing body led by captain Amos Frimpong on Friday morning at the Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi. Ghana football was shaken on Wednesday night by the news that Asante Kotoko have been involved in a fatal accident in Nkawkaw en route to Kumasi after their week 22 of the Ghana Premier League encounter against Inter Allies. Several players and team officials suffered various…

Calamity has befallen Kumasi Asante Kotoko and the entire football fraternity in Ghana after the team bus of the Porcupine Warriors had an accident in Nkawkaw en route to Kumasi. The Porcupine Warriors had been dealt a huge blow after suffering a 1-0 defeat to Inter Allies in the league and it turned worse after the bus heading to Kumasi from Accra encountered the unfortunate incident. Asaaaaaree The Assistant Equipment Officer of Kumasi Asante Kotoko, Kofi Asare (circled red in picture below), has been confirmed dead. The club posted on their official twitter handle: ‘’Players and officials on our team…

Asante Kotoko Executive Chairman Dr. Kwame Kyei has told the playing body of the club to be self-confident, urging them to go for victory in Wednesday’s 2016/17 Premier League, match day 22 fixture against Inter Allies. The Porcupines touched base in the capital on Tuesday afternoon to complete their preparation for the crunch midweek duel to be played at the military venue, the El Wak Stadium. The Porcupines are on a chase for their fourth straight win in the second round of the league. The Executive Chairman visited the players and officials during their last training session late Tuesday afternoon. He drummed…

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,…

The Porcupine Warriors will seek their fourth straight win in the second round of the 2016/17 Premier League when they engage Inter Allies at the El-Wak Sports Stadium on match day 22 on Wednesday. And in the words of Emmanuel Gyamfi, who has been an inspiration in midfield, they are treating every match with equal significance, hoping to continue winning. Now with Medeama brushed aside, attention shifts to the midweek duel against Inter Allies. “We know what is ahead of us so we won’t waste time on the Medeama victory. We’ve to quickly plan for Wednesday’s game against Inter Allies.…

Referee Prince Amoah has been handed the mandate to officiate High-flying Asante Kotoko Premier League week 22 midweek crucial match against Inter Allies. Dawood Ouedraogo and Ben Samari are the two men who will assist him at the sidelines Wednesday at the El Wak Stadium. Fourth for the match will Eku Boateng whilst Baah A. Agyei plays the role of the Commissioner. Below are the Match officials for Match day Twenty two (22) Match: LIBERTY PROFESSIONALS VS ELMINA SHARKS Venue: Dansoman Referee: Cecil Fleisher Asst 1: Ben Vormaxor Asst 2: Sam O. Boateng 4th Ref: Sylvester Adzoku Match Commissioner: Frank…

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