GFA budget for national teams reaches $14.5m – Sports Minister

The Ghana Football Association will need a sum of GH¢63 million (US$14,482,835) to run the activities of all national teams for the year 2017. This was contained in a detailed request presented to government, new Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah has indicated. Speaking at the launch of Ghana’s participation in next year’s Commonwealth Games on Tuesday,

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Black Stars: Coach Kwasi Appiah returns in two-year deal

The Ghana FA has confirmed the nomination of James Kwasi Appiah as the new coach of the Senior National Team, the Black Stars. Appiah, 57, officially starts his second stint on 1st May, 2017 and will be in charge for the next two years. A statement from the Ghana FA said: “The decision was taken

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GHPL Day 9 Wrap: Hearts piped in Berekum, Kotoko held by resilient Allies

Resuming from a week’s break, match day 9 failed to continue with the spark from previous weeks with limited goals recorded. With Aduana and Wa All Stars match yet to play, week 9 recorded the least number of goals in a round so far with 9 goals in 7 matches. Aduana Stars’ encounter with Wa

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Women’s League kick-starts April 29

The women’s league is set to commence on April 29, the Ghana Women’s League Board (WLB) has announced. The fifth edition of the National Women’s League will begin two weeks later than the earlier April 15 set by the WLB. The decision to delay the start of the new domestic female soccer season was confirmed

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2018 World Cup: Qualification out of Ghana’s hands – Oti Akenteng

The Technical Director of the Ghana Football Association, Francis Oti Akenteng admits it looks improbable Ghana will qualify for the next World Cup. The veteran Ghana Coach opines it will be a herculean task for Ghana to usurp the Pharaos to make it to a fourth successive World Cup after leaving themselves five points away

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GHPL: Aduana Stars vs Wa All Stars postponed

The match day nine fixture of the 2016/2017 Ghana Premier League game between Aduana Stars and Wa All Stars has been postponed. The game which was originally scheduled to be honoured on 1/2 April, 2017 has been suspended due to the participation of Wa All Stars in the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) inter-club tournament.

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Ghana striker Kwesi Appiah joins Viking FK on loan

Crystal Palace striker Kwesi Appiah has completed a loan move to Viking FK in Norway. The Ghanaian, after falling out of the pecking order at the Premier League side, has decided to join the Norwegian outfit to gain regular first team action till the end of the season. The 26-year-old has suffered injuries which has

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Coach Herbert Addo dies aged 65

Former Black Stars Coach Herbert Addo has been confirmed dead after battling illness. The veteran coach who has been out of active coaching duty had been under medical attention for a couple of weeks at the Executive ward of 37 Military Hospital after an illness struck him. The entire Ghanaian football family has been dealt

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I won’t decline an opportunity to serve Black Stars – Stephen Appiah

Ex-Ghana captain Stephen Leroy Appiah says he will dignify an invitation to be in the Black Stars as a technical member with an acceptance. The 36-year-old who was part of the technical team under coach Kwasi Appiah during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil says he will give a nod should he be invited to

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GHPL PREVIEW: Tema Youth, WAFA tests for Hearts, Kotoko; Aduana host Mauves

The 2016/17 Ghana Premier League season peaks with match day seven matches Wednesday afternoon. After sequences of very exciting games and results from the previous match day, week seven comes with all its mouthwatering games across all eight centres. It’s been like two months into the season but all the pre-season troubles and disappointment of

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