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Member of Parliament for Wa Central constituency,Honourable Rashid Pelpuo has praised premier league champions Wa  All Stars for uniting the indigenes of the Wa township Wa All Stars were crowned the champions of the 2015-2016 league after a controversial 2-1 win over title challengers Aduana Stars The former Sports Minister of state in an interview with Asempa FM congratulated the team and thanked them for bringing unity into the Wa community “They have brought us together. Both NPP and NDC. They have shown that with unity and commitment we can achieve anything”,an elated Pelpuo remarked. He further disclosed that his…

Ghana Premier league side AshantiGold SC have signed a sponsorship deal with,one of the world’s leading betting and gaming companies, name withheld sportsworldghana.com reveals. The deal was penned in Accra at Gold house on Thursday but the amount was not disclosed for some special reason. Sportsworldghana.com sources indicates,the deal is believe to be close to what AngloGold Ashanti pays for the team annually.

Popular and outspoken Hearts of Oak supporter Maxwell Asabre has lambasted the current managers of the team for celebrating finishing in the top four of this season’s league. Maxwell who opposed the floatation of shares that brought the current  management  of the club into office bemoaned the current state of the team. “Hearts have been reduced to an ordinary club. To say that  because we finished 13th last season ,we should celebrate finishing 4th is an insult to Hearts fans. The current board must know that they took over the club as a champion club”, he fumed Hearts of Oak…

Ghana Premier League champions-elect, Wa All Stars will be crowned the new kings of Ghana football in their final league match of the season on Sunday, the Premier League Board has confirmed. All Stars face Sekondi Hasaacas at the Essipong Stadium in Sekondi, and the new, glittering trophy will be handed to the team alongside winners medals to players and technical staff of the team. All Stars sealed an historic title triumph after beating Aduana Stars 2:1 in their penultimate league match on Wednesday at the Wa Park. They are now three points ahead of Aduana Stars going into the…

Ghana defender Abdul Baba Rahman netted his first goal for Schalke 04 in their 1-0 victory over OG Nice on Thursday night in the Europa League. The Chelsea loanee  scored the only goal of the match with a stunning strike in the 75th minute.Baba consistently shuttled down the left-flank during the game performing his assigned role in defence as well as supporting the attack.He got his just reward in an attacking foray when he receive a pass from German starlet Max Meyer before unleashing a left-footed shot which beat Nice goalie Yoan Cardinale at his near post.The goal won all…

We are one gameweek away from the end of the 2016 Ghana premier league season and I pick the finest eleven players from the sixteen clubs who have been the biggest performers for their teams in the Ghanaian championship. There are four players from historic league champions Wa All Stars and also players from WAFA, Liberty Professionals, Medeama, Asante Kotoko, Aduana Stars and Hearts of Oak are included. My special mentions go to manager Kenichi Yatsuhashi who left Hearts of Oak after the first round and Croatian trainer Cioaba Aristica of Aduana Stars. Kenichi was the most popular managerial face in…

As the saying goes all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy,Ashgold SC sponsors  treated players of the club to a mini-party on Thursday afternoon. The Lunch organised by Sponsors Permafix and Don Simon  was to refresh players as an end of the season party. The entire playing body of the Club, the Technical team and Management  attended  at Anyinam Lodge. The miners managed to escape relegation after defeating  Kotoko on Wenesday in the Ghana Premier league match-day 29 fixture and are due to play their last game on Sunday against Medeama at Tarkwa TN\A Park.

Asante Kotoko Brong Ahafo regional circles  chairman Kofi Wayo has insisted that the porcupine warriors  week 29 premier league defeat to Ashanti Gold sporting club should be investigated since supporters of the club particularly those in the regional capital believe something dubious might have happened behind the scene before ,during and after the game. Ashanti Gold SC came from a goal down to be Asante Kotoko 5-3 at the Len Clay sports stadium Wednesday. Speaking in an interview with Abusua FM, he argued that some comments made by deputy operations manager of the club Ali Maradona before the game clearly…

The United Nations Association Ghana on Wednesday September 14  launched the Peace match between Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko at the Crystal Palm Hotel in Accra. The two famous Clubs will once against battle for supremacy this time to preach Peace ahead of the November general election. The game commences on Wednesday September 21 at the Accra Sport stadium In attendance at the  launch were Peace Ambassadors such as DSP Kofi Sarpong, Ampong, Amakye Dede and many more. The match will also serve as part of the commemoration of the birthday of Ghana’s first President Dr. Kwame Nkrumah .…

The Black Stars of Ghana have dropped eight places in the latest FIFA ranking. The Black Stars who were 35th in the world dropped to 43rd in the latest ranking in the Ranking released on September 15, 2016. Ghana are now fourth on the African continent behind first placed African team Cote d’Ivoire, second placed Algeria and third placed Senegal following the massive drop. Argentina and Belgium maintained their positions at first and second respectively whiles Brazil climed back into the top five Top 10 African teams Cote d’Ivoire Algeria Senegal Tunisia Ghana Congo DR Egypt Congo Mali Morocco Top 10 teams…