Category: Sports

Alvaro Morata Lacking Fitness – Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte

Alvaro Morata Lacking Fitness – Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte

New Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata is yet to reach the fitness level required by manager Antonio Conte. According to Conte, the £65m summer signing from Real Madrid ‘needs to improve his fitness quickly’ and may have to sit out Sunday’s Community Shield fixture at Wembley against Arsenal. “He has to improve his condition a lot to adapt quickly into our […]

Ex-Hearts of Oak Star Goes Mad, Roams Streets of Accra

Ex-Hearts of Oak Star Goes Mad, Roams Streets of Accra

Former Ghana U17 and Accra Hearts of Oak hugely talented playmaker Emmanuel ‘Dr Panie’ Yartey has shockingly gone mad and roaming the streets of Accra. A strange mental illness looks to have afflicted the superstar blessed with immense dribbling skills during his playing days which has led to him roaming the streets. With clearly no medical assistance from his family […]

‘No Intention of Evading Tax’ – Ronaldo

‘No Intention of Evading Tax’ – Ronaldo

The Portuguese claims that he has committed no intentional wrongdoing and has asked for “time to let justice work”. Cristiano Ronaldo has released a statement following his hearing in court regarding claims he had failed to pay his taxes in full. The current Ballon d’Or holder appeared in court on Monday morning over accusations he had failed to declare €14.7 […]

Kotoko Reject Disciplinary Committee’s Decision

Kotoko Reject Disciplinary Committee’s Decision

Kumasi Asante Kotoko has rejected the Disciplinary Committee of the Ghana Football Association’s decision to punish the club for failing to obey the enforcement decision of Dauda Mohammed transfer to RSC Anderlecht. Kotoko disagreed with the decision of the Disciplinary Committee to deduct points from their subsequent matches, saying that the GFA has no legitimate grounds on the above decision. […]

FIFA General Secretary Visits GFA

FIFA General Secretary Visits GFA

Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura, Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), General Secretary paid a visit to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Secretariat on Friday. According to a the Communications Department of the (GFA), Madam Diouf Samoura interacted with the GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi, other key officials and staff during her brief visit. The first female FIFA General Secretary made a […]

Hearts, Wa All Stars For Semi-Finals

Hearts, Wa All Stars For Semi-Finals

Accra Hearts of Oak yesterday burst the bubble of a stubborn Danbort FC side with a 1-0 win at the Accra Sports Stadium. Vincent Atinga’s spot kick in the 63rd minute saved the blushes of Frank Nuttall’s side who nearly paid for underrating the second tier side. Ironically, Sadick Abubakar was the unsung hero for the visitors but his over-exuberance […]

WAFU Tournament Is A Big Test For Local Football – Kuffour

WAFU Tournament Is A Big Test For Local Football – Kuffour

Samuel Osei Kuffour, legendary Ghanaian centre back has said that the upcoming West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup of nations would be a good test for the Ghanaian local league. In an interview with the press at the tournament draw on Thursday, Osei Kuffour said the tournament would help Ghanaians to know the level of the local football league. He […]

National Sports College Yet To Witness Proposed Facelift

The National sports college in Winneba has yet to see any physical improvements in its facilities. This comes after governments promise to uplift the image of the institution to get it operating at peak level again during the State of the nation address read to Parliament earlier this year. “We haven’t seen any physical improvement yet”. “There hasn’t been any […]

Agyemang Badu Satisfied With AFCON Date Change

Agyemang Badu Satisfied With AFCON Date Change

Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu is content with the changes to the Africa Cup of Nations and believes the move will ease pressure on players. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed on Thursday that the biennial competition will be expanded to 24 teams – from 16 – and that the tournament will be moved to June and July rather […]

Give Dogboe A Good Fight – Rawlings Urges Challenger

Give Dogboe A Good Fight – Rawlings Urges Challenger

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has challenged Javier Nicholas Javier Chacon, the Argentinian Super-Bantamweight who challenges Ghana’s WBO International Super Bantamweight Champion, Isaac Dogboe at the Bukom Arena on Saturday, to give the Ghanaian strong man a good fight. Flt Lt Rawlings who is a boxing enthusiast himself and once managed boxing in the military, said he was looking forward […]