Essien joins Persib Bandung in Indonesia

Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has finally completed a move to Indonesian side Persib Bandung on a one-year deal. The former Chelsea player has had his career ravaged by injuries hence exiting Panathinaikos in 2016 after 12 league appearances. The move to the Liga 1 side was announced by the club on Tuesday and makes him

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GHPL: Olympics’ problems not technical – Attram

Accra Great Olympics coach Godwin Attram has reiterated that the poor results this season can’t be attributed to the technical team. Olympics lost the ‘Mantse Derby’ by 2-1 to Hearts of Oak at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday in the match day six of the ongoing Ghana Premier League. Benjamin Arthur cancelled Paul Acquah’s

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GHPL: Aduana secure impressive comeback victory over Inter Allies

Aduana Stars ignited their Premier League title charge with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory away at Inter Allies Saturday afternoon. The Fire club put in great effort to hold back pressure from the hosts while creating few good scoring opportunities in attack. They however conceded late on from a dead ball situation. Midfielder Isaac Twum punished

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GHPL: Awal Mohammed available for Kotoko, gets shirt No. 49

Defender Awal Mohammed has been given clearance for a second stint with Asante Kotoko in the 2016/17 Ghana Premier League. The free-agent central defender had been training with the side since February 2 in hope for a deal with the side he left after the 2012/13 season. Awal Mohammed signed a one-year contract after passing

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SWAG petitions PLB/GFA over “increasing” attacks on journalists

The Sports Writers Association of Ghana is drawing the attention of ƴour good office to the increasing attacƙs on journalists at various league centres nationwide. The Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) is not enthused aɓout the irresponsible and barbaric attacks on journalists at some league centers in recent times and calls on authorities to

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Nyantakyi cleared for Fifa Council elections

Ghana FA President Kwesi Nyantakyi has been passed fit and proper for another shot at the Fifa Council position after the world football governing body run an eligibility checks on candidates for the Africa slot. Africa will be electing new members to the Fifa Council during the 39th Caf Ordinary General Assembly in Addis Ababa

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GHPL Match day 5 Wrap: Aduana and Kotoko maintain top spot, AshGold spanked

Match day 5 of the Ghana Premier League provided us with another thrilling round of games across league centres – provided the fans with an equal measure of entertainment and value for money. The league is gradually shaping up with Asante Kotoko and Aduana Stars distinguishing themselves for the league trophy. Wa All Stars finally

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GPL Match day 4 Wrap: Hearts, Bolga, Sharks pick first win; Kotoko triumph in Ashanti derby

Kumasi Asante Kotoko move joint top of the premier league table following victory over regional rivals Ashantigold in their rescheduled match day 4 encounter a the Len Clay sports stadium. Strkier Yakubu Mohammed scored the all important goal in the 62nd minute to secure victory a 1-0 for the Porcupine Warriors. The game was replayed

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Fifa boss Infantino lands in Accra on a day’s visit

Fifa President Gianni Infantino has arrived Accra on a day’s working visit. The 46-year-old touched down the Kotoka International Airport after 9am Monday. Infantino was welcomed by the President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi and some of his Executive Committee members. The world football governing boss has since been chauffeured to the seat

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Affum ready to receive offers from Premier League clubs

Former Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak striker Edward Affum has confirmed his doors are widely open and set to play for any club in the Premier League when the second round window finally opens. The hugely experienced forward left the country in 2013 for Jordan to seek greener pastures but faced series of

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