Sagnol demanded $70k for Black Stars job

Former French international Willy Sagnol’s high demands and experience affected his chances for the Ghana national team job, according to SuperSport. Sagnol, once a Bayern Munich defender, wanted a $70,000 take home per month if he landed the job, our sources reveal. “He asked to be paid $70,000 and was not ready to beat it

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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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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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2016/17 GPL: Referees list for match-day 2

The Ghana Premier League enters match day two this weekend with exciting fixtures. Just as match day one saw six games being honoured, Week Two will not be different from the same reason as Week One. Bechem United and Wa All Stars engage themselves in CAF Confederations Cup and CAF Champions League second leg matches and

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No haste in appointing Grant’s successor – Oti Akenteng

The Technical Directorate of the Ghana Football Association led by Coach Oti Akenteng says the FA is not in a haste to replace Avram Grant. He has revealed that the search for a new head coach for the Black Stars will carefully be under a process that will select the best for the senior national

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Micky Charles withdraws court injunction application on league

President of Techiman City Football Club, Micky Charles has withdrawn a court application filed to place an injunction on the ongoing 2017 Ghana Premier League. The decision to withdraw the case is yet to be revealed to Footy-Ghana.com but authoritative sources disclose that Micky Charles wrote to withdraw the suit Wednesday morning citing national football

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Dr Nyaho Tamakloe backs Fred Pappoe as Nyantakyi’s successor

Former Ghana Football Association President Nyaho Tamakloe has thrown his weight behind Fred Pappoe to be the next Ghana FA boss after Kwesi Nyantakyi. Ghanaians are calling for a change in leadership of the GFA following Ghana’s abysmal showing at the Cup of Nations in Gabon Despite the calls for Kwesi Nyantakyi to relinquish his

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Vorsah set to join Morocco’s AS FAR Rabat

Ghana defender Isaac Vorsah is reported to be making a move to Moroccan side FAR Rabat. According to footballghana.com, the former Asante Kotoko defender is yet to complete talks which are far advanced with the Moroccan giants. The 28-year-old Vorsah has been a free agent since mutually terminating his contract with FC Liefering in Austria

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