Browsing: Ghanaian Players Abroad

Ghanaian international James Kotei says he’s relishing the prospect of winning the 2017 FA Cup trophy in Tanzania with Simba FC. Simba FC who finished the 2016/2017 season on second place with 68 points will battle Mabao FC for the prestigious title on Saturday. Simba FC posted a narrow 1-0 win over Yahaya Mohammed and Daniel Amoah’s  Azam FC in 1-0 semifinals to book final fight with Mbao who finished 12 in the just ended league. And the former Al-Orouba SC and Liberty Professionals defensive midfielder who was adjudged Man of the match in his side’s semi-final match against Azam…

Black Stars new boy Lumor Agbenyenu says he is elated with his first senior national team call up adding it’s a dream come true and he is ready to make an impact if granted the chance. The Ghana FA announced on Friday that Lumor has been handed a call up into the Black Stars for the AFCON 2019 qualifier match against Ethiopia alongside friendlies with Mexico and USA. The Ghana FA announced on Friday that the Munich 1860 has been handed a call up into the Black Stars 30 man squad for the AFCON 2019 qualifier match against Ethiopia…

Pacy Ghanaian forward David Accam has made history with his club side Chicago Fire in the MLS after becoming the first player in their history to score in five consecutive matches. However his form has been ignored by handlers of the national team of Ghana for the upcoming Afcon qualifier against Ethiopia and the international friendlies against the United States and Mexico. Head Coach of the Black Stars Kwesi Appiah strangely could not find a spot for Accam in his thirty man squad. He responded to the snub in the best possible manner by helping his side beat a resilient…

Newcastle United have completed the permanent the signing of Chelsea winger Christian Atsu for an undisclosed fee.   Atsu,25, made 32 league appearances this season for the Magpies after joining Rafa Benitez’s side last year from Chelsea, and scored five goals for Newcastle in the process.    It was recently reported that the two clubs had reached agreement on a deal which is set to cost Newcastle in the region of £6 million for the Ghana international, and that transfer is now complete.   The club fail to reveal a fee, but state that they have taken up the option…

Jordan Ayew has revealed he feels like a player reborn after joining Swansea City. Ayew scored his long-awaited first Swans goal as Paul Clement’s men beat West Brom to round off a rousing climax to the 2016-17 season. It was a landmark strike for the Ghana star, whose time in English football had seemed set to come to an end until he signed for the Swans in January. Former Marseille starlet Ayew joined Aston Villa from French club Lorient in the summer of 2015. But his first season in the Premier League ended in tears – even though he finished…

The Ghanaian forward’s 72nd minute header ended West Ham’s season on a high note as they came from behind to win 2-1 at Burnley on Sunday afternoon. It was the first away victory for the Hammers since February. Sam Vokes opened scoring for the host on the 23rd minute before Sofiane Feghouli levelled things up for West Ham United four minutes later. Burnley could not control the game let alone restoring their lead in the game as Andrew  Ayew scored on the 72nd minute to secure all points for Slaven Bilic’s side. The Hammers finished the season on 11th position with 45 points…

Ghana forward David Accam’s strike was enough to secure the maximum points for Chicago Fire against D. C United. Accam took a pass from Luis Solignac, got behind the back line and scored into the right side of the net in the 52nd minute. D. C United before Accam’s goal had squandered some good chances in the game. It was Chicago Fire first away win of the season. Accam has so far netted six goals this season.

Frank Acheampong and Emmanuel Adjei Sowah from Ghana have won the Belgian Premier League title with Anderlecht after a 3-1 away triumph over Sporting Charleroi on Thursday. Anderlecht won the League trophy after failing to clinch it last season when they lost it  to Gent. Anderlecht winning the title this season means that Frank Acheampong have won his third League trophy with the Purple & White since joining them three seasons ago with Emmanuel Sowah winning his maiden cup with the Belgium giants. Rene Weiler’s team with a game to spare needed a win over Charleroi to be crown champions.…

Ghanaian forward Iddrisu Zibore Abdallah came off the bench to score twice as his side Costa Do Sol drew 2-2 with league leaders UD Songo on Match Week 12 of the 2016/17 Mocambola on Sunday. The Result means Costa remains on the 4th position on the log with 21 points, level with third place Ferroviario Maputo who have a game in hand. A goal either side of the half time break gave league leaders UD Songo a two-goal lead and total control of the tie but Abdallah joined the fray in the second half to salvage a point for the home…

Rangers’ bid to sign Ghana defender Rashid Sumaila have hit a serious snag…he’s actually under contract for another three years at his club in Kuwait. The Ibrox club’s new manager Pedro Caixinha admitted last week that he was monitoring 24-year-old Sumalia, who he had on loan at his former club in Qatar, Al-Gharafa. Reports indicated that Rangers would be able to get him on a free transfer because his contract at parent club Kuwait’s Qadsia SC has expired.   And the player’s representatives also indicated he would love to link up again with Caixinha in Glasgow.   However, Sumalia actually…

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