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Kumasi Asante Kotoko’s goal poacher Saddick Adams has said his outfit is poised to make history in Africa this season despite a shaky start to their Confederation Cup campaign. Saddick Adams in the Porcupine Worries Africa Confederations Cup game last Sunday missed a penalty kick and refused to go in for the bunger to redeem himself the mess caused when he’s team was awarded its second penalty of the day. He says it was due to personal issue which made him not to take the second penalty. According to him, the fabulous lads heavily criticized Sunday game happens to be one of…

Ghana premier league broadcast sponsors StarTimes says the delay in the start of the domestic league could affect their brand. The 2017/18 Ghana Premier League which was scheduled to take off on February 11 , has been halted after  Accra Great Olympics yesterday secured a court injunction  in protest of Bechem United fielding an unqualified player  against them last season. Star Times in November 2016 signed a ten year deal with 18 million dollars to secure  all media rights of the Ghana Premier League. The TV Right holders  have expressed their displeasure following the delay start to the GPL season…

Asante Kotoko head coach Steven Pollack has likened his team’s central defence pair of Awudu Nafiu and Wahab Adams to that of Rio Ferdinand Nemanja Vidic during the duo playing days at Manchester United. According to him it’s not always necessary to have two hard tacklers as defenders hence the purchase of Wahab Adams to partner Nafiu Awudu after the departure of Ahmed Adams and Awal Mohammed. “Sometimes you need to have a very hard tackler and a cool collected to support and that is what we have in Nafiu and Adams’’- He told Kumasi based Nhyira FM. ”It reminds…

Inter Allies FC have completed the signing of Joseph Baffour Gyawu on a free transfer. The former Heart of Lions player joins the Capelli Boys for the upcoming 2017/18 Ghana Football Season. The intelligent midfielder has previously had stints with Latvian side Spartak Jurmala before joining Heart of Lions three seasons ago. Baffour Gyawu believes he has joined the right team ahead of the 2017/2018 Ghana [premier League: “I’m excited about this move, I want to play in the top division to exhibit my talent and that is what I’m here to do.” “I feel fit and sharp and I’m looking forward…

Ghanaian top-flight outfit Wa All-Stars has released it’s all new unique blend of home kits to be use in this season’s Ghana premier league campaign. The Wa based club on Friday afternoon disclosed through it’s official twitter handle, the team’s home kits to be used come Saturday 10th February when the league kick-starts. The jersey to ‘the pride of the northern region’ lads portrays with the twittered picture an all sea-blue with strip yellow colour on the shoulders,waist and color of the jersey with an all black with yellow designed to the kits down and hauls. All-star with it’s start…

Ghana Premier League side International Allies have made it official they will play their home matches at their Accra sport stadium when the 2017/2018 premier league commences. The Tema based club made the announcement on Friday through their official twitter handle. ”The Club wishes to announce to the general public that we have reached an agreement with the Club Licensing Board to play our Ghana Premier League home fixtures for the 2017/18 season at the Accra Sports Stadium”. The Accra Sports Stadium is a Government – owned sports facility which is located in the country’s capital (Osu- Accra) and with a…

The Ghana Football Association’s bid to start the Ghana Premier League on February 11 could suffer a jolt as the planned smooth take-off is threatened by some legal tussles. The Ghana Football Association announced that the 2017/18 league season would start from Saturday February 11, 2018. Many clubs have started their preseason training while others are participating in the ongoing GHALCA G8 tournament in Cape Coast and Kumasi respectively. As Techiman City President Charles Kwadwo Ntim set for a protest at  Court of Arbitration of Sports after the GFA legal system threw away his team’s case against the 2017 champions…

Newly promoted Ghana Premier league side Karela United FC  have secured the services of Former Aduana Stars skipper Godfred Saka . Saka declined contract renewal  with Aduana ,hence, joined the Nzema base team on a free transfer. Godfred Saka has signed a one year contract with the Nzema based club yesterday and will be looking to help them in the upcoming season. Report indicates,Nigerian side Enyimba FC were interested in player but both party failed to reach a deal. The defender have had several Caps with the senior national team BlackStars and his experience will be a great influence to…

Ghana  Football Association Gala competition winner is set to  earn an amount of 2,000 dollars. The rekindled competition has been reintroduced to help clubs prepare ahead of the start of the new season as part of the football calendar in 2018. Each of the  participating teams will pocket 2,500 dollars as appearance fee. The semi final teams will also earn 500 dollars each with the runner up taking home 1000 dollars. The competition will be held in Cape Coast from 3 to 4 February 2018.

Karela FC new signing Ismail Ganiu is aiming for a better club performance at the G8 tournament. The former WA All Stars defender joined the newly promoted premier league side this season and is set to make his competitive debut in the off-season tournament. The 21-year-old believes they will win the 2018 edition of the GHALCA G8 tournament which kicks off on January 7. “My target with the G8 of course is to emerge as a winner. The winning habit must welcome the new domestic and there is no better platform than the G8,” “We are new comers in the…

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