2016/17 MTN FA Cup: Local derbies dominate Round of 64 draw [SEE FIXTURES]

Reigning FA Cup champions, Bechem United begin their title defense at home to third tier side Young Wise in the 2016/17 edition of the competition. The draw for the Round of 64 of the revived competition was held at the Ghana FA secretariat on Thursday morning, throwing up some interesting regional derbies. This round of

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Dreams FC announce Manuel Zacharias as technical director

Portuguese Coach Manuel Zacharias has agreed to join Dreams FC as the club’s technical director. The MTN FA Cup winning coach has been appointed by Dreams FC to enrich the progress of the youth system and progammes of the club. According to Dreams FC, the Portuguese trainer is to help augment the technical team which

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2016 MTN FA Cup: Yaw Arnol bags a hat-trick of awards

Bechem United forward Yaw Arnol received three separate awards for his brilliant performance in the 2016 MTN FA Cup tournament. He edged out Liberty Professional’s playmaker Latif Blessing to clinch the ultimate award at the 6th MTN FA Cup Awards Friday night. The event which took place at the Banquet Hall, State House in Accra

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FA Cup awards nominees explained

The MTN FA Cup Committee has released the criteria in selecting players and coaches for the awards ceremony to be held next month. The nominees was published by the Ghana FA website received received mixed reaction, with many calling for the set criteria to be released. Kofi Poku, Vice Chairman of the FA Cup committee

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Finalists will receive prizes despite delay-FA Cup Committee Veep

Vice President of the MTN FA Cup organizing committee, Kofi Poku has assured that the 2015/2016 MTN FA Cup winners and runners-up will receive their prizes despite the delay in releasing them. Bechem United, winners of the competition and runners-up Okwahu United are yet to receive their prize money due them after the competition. The

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Nominees for 2015/16 MTN FA Cup Awards Gala out

The FA Cup Committee has announced nominees for 2015/16 MTN FA Cup Awards ceremony. Four players will be gunning for the topmost award for the ceremony which will be held next month. Below are the award categories: (A) PLAYER OF THE SEASON 1. GIDEON WAJA-WAFA 2. AKOTO DANSO-OKWAHU UNITED 3. LATIF BLESSING-LIBERTY PROFESSIONALS 4. YAW

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Police Ladies win Sanford Women’s FA Cup

Police Ladies are winners of the maiden edition of the Sanford Women’s FA Cup competition. The Accra-based club managed to beat Fabulous Ladies 2-1 in the finals at the Cape Coast Stadium on Saturday. A brace from Faiza Ibrahim of the Black Queens team did all the damage to the ladies from Kumasi. Substitute Sandra

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Bechem Utd win maiden MTN FA Cup title

Bechem United became first time winners of the Ghana FA Cup after beating Okwahu United 2-1 in the finals of the competition sponsored by telecommunication giants MTN Sunday. All goals came through the second half after a pulsating opening exchanges in the first 45 minutes of the encounter at the Cape Coast Stadium. Both sides

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MTN FA Cup Committee releases plan for final

The MTN FA Cup committee has outlined a programme to be followed for the final game of the tournament. Premier League side Bechem United and Division One’s Okwahu United are the finalists for this year’s FA Cup. The game will be honoured at the newly-constucted Cape Coast Stadium on Sunday, September 4. The programme was

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Zacharias targets FA Cup with Bechem

Bechem United coach Manuel Zacharias has set his sights on lifting the 2016 MTN FA Cup. Bechem play Wa Rockets in the semi-final of the competition on Sunday at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi, same venue where they dispatched Asante Kotoko on penalties in the previous round. Zacharias expressed optimism when he spoke to

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