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25/06/2017 10:10 PM
Dominant Kotoko extinguish visiting All Stars
Kumasi, June 25, GNA - Two-time African champions, Asante Kotoko, scored in each half to secure all three points at stake as they subdued visiting Wa All Stars 2-1 in a Ghana Premier League Match Day 19 clash at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi, on Saturday. The Porcupine Warriors, playing one of their best games in recent times, took the lead on 1 ...

25/06/2017 07:46 PM
Match Report: Berekum Chelsea 1-1 Ebusua Dwarfs- Excellent Michael Abu rescues vital point for ten-man Crabs
Late Alfred Nii Quaye's penalty miss cost Berekum Chelsea maximum points as they were held to a 1-1 stalemate by Ebusua Dwarfs in week 19 of the Ghana Premier League at the Berekum Golden City Park. Goalkeeper Michael Abu prevented Stephen Sarfo from scoring his seventh goal of the campaign after he parried a skewed shot from close range ...

25/06/2017 07:46 PM
Mahadi Calls For More Support For Fencing After Successful Inter Schools Tournament
The President of the Ghana Fencing Association (GFA) Mr. Mohammed Mahadi believes the decision organize the first competition among seniors high schools was to expose the students to the sport. Threetown High School (Thresec) and Sogakope Senior High School (Sogasco) were declared winners of the fist ever 2017 Hungarian Ambassador Fencing ...

25/06/2017 07:35 PM
Accra Mayor Disappoints Sports Fans On Olympic Day Celebrations
The Mayor of Accra Hon. Adjei Sowah failed to turn up for the much-published Olympic Day Run which was held in Accra on Saturday with a walk and other sporting activities. The Mayor who was supposed to lead the walk and also deliver a message could not turn up like other respected personalities like MP for Ablekuma South, Hon. Alfred Oko ...

25/06/2017 06:50 PM
Match Report: AshantiGold 3-0 Inter Allies - Hans Kwofie bags brace as Miners leave relegation zone
An outstanding display saw AshantiGold beat Inter Allies 3-0 to move out of the relegation zone. Hans Kwofie was back among the goals as he bagged a superb brace with Daniel Gozar also scoring in the convincing victory at the Obuasi Len clay stadium on Sunday. It took Ashgold 14 minutes to open the scoring through Hans Kwofie. ...

25/06/2017 03:50 PM
Ghana defender Samuel Inkoom receives emotional message from wife after FIFA ban
Samuel Inkoom's wife, Omega, has offered her support to husband after FIFA banned the defender for cheating an agent in a transfer deal back in 2014. The 28-year-old has been ordered to pay creditor Curtis Willet $65,000 or in default serve a one-year ban. Inkoom failed to pay the agent his full share of the booty after he was t ...

25/06/2017 01:50 PM
FIFA agent Oliver Arthur confident of Boakye-Yiadom landing a big career move
Representative of Richmond Boakyi Yiadom, Oliver Arthur is confident of his client landing a big move in the ongoing European summer transfer window following his remarkable performance at Red Star Belgrade in the season gone by. Boakyi-Yiadom, who spent last season on loan at the Serbian giants from Italian second tier side Latina, plun ...

25/06/2017 12:50 PM
German legend Bastian Schweinsteiger hails 'exceptional' David Accam after hat-trick
Former Bayern Munich star Bastian Schweinsteiger has praised Chicago Fire teammate David Accam for his ''exceptional performance'' in the 4-0 thumping of Orlando City in the Major League Soccer on Saturday night. Chicago Fire claimed the comfortable victory in front of home fans at the Toyota Park following a sensational hat-trick by the ...

25/06/2017 12:50 PM
Mukarama Abdulai scores FIVE goals as Northern Ladies thump Real Upper Ladies in Women's League
Striker Mukarama Abdulai became the first player to score five goals in the National Women's League as she powered Northern Ladies to a 6 - 3 romp over Real Upper Ladies. Linda Obeng opened the scoring for the home side in the early stages of the game before Mukarama exploded with a blistering hat trick in 17 minutes to make it 4-0 befor ...

25/06/2017 11:50 AM
Kwadwo Poku sees red in Miami FC 2-1 home win over New York Cosmos
Black Stars newbie Kwadwo Poku was red carded in Miami FC 2-1 victory over New York Cosmos in the NASL at the FUI's Riccardo Silva Stadium. Argentine striker Emmanuel Ledesma took advantage of a mistake by Miami FC and gave the Cosmos a 1-0 lead with a shot inside the box. But Stefano Pinho tied the match at 1-1 in the 20th minute. Th ...

25/06/2017 11:50 AM
Striker David Opoku nearing Stade Tunisien switch
Tunisian side Stade Tunisien are keen on signing striker David Opoku. Opoku's impressive form for Lebanese side Tripoli SC earned him a nice offer from the north African club. The 25-year-old had also excelled at Al Egtmaaey Tripoli in Lebanon. Last season, he scored five goals in ten matches for Tripoli SC. David Opoku ...

25/06/2017 11:50 AM
Asante Kotoko striker Yakubu Mohammed scores season's 200th home league goal
Asante Kotoko striker Yakubu Mohammed scored the 200th home league goal for the 2017 season on Saturday in the 2-1 win over Wa All Stars. The burly forward was put through and he slotted home intelligently with a low grounder to double their lead in the second half. Obed Owusu had given Kotoko the lead early on with a header on an Emm ...

25/06/2017 10:50 AM
Ghana striker David Accam reaches new heights with first MLS hat trick
At times over the past two seasons, the Chicago Fire offense was the David Accam show and not much more. This season, with new teammates sharing the scoring load and spotlight, Accam has only flourished further, and on Saturday night, the Ghanaian put on his finest show yet. 'I thought I could do anything on the pitch today,' Accam sai ...

25/06/2017 09:50 AM
Hearts of Oak boosted by Richard Yamoah return from injury, but won't play against Sharks
Hearts of Oak have been handed a boost as midfielder Richard Yamoah returned from a long injury layoff, but will not play any part in their today's week 19 clash against Elmina Sharks. The combative midfielder is returning after picking an injury in the second game of last season and any time he returns he picks a minor injury again. D ...

25/06/2017 09:50 AM
FEATURE: Ahmad Ahmad's first hundred days in office....'All is calm, we are progressing'
It was on 16 March that history was made, when Ahmad overcame all odds and ended the 29-year stranglehold of Issa Hayatou and became the head of African football. It has been an interesting 100 days but it has been business as usual for the unassuming gentleman from Madagascar who is taking to his new role rather calmly but with his eyes ...

25/06/2017 08:50 AM
Dominic Adiyiah scores brace for Nakhon Ratchasima in Chonburi FC thumping
Former Ghana international Dominic Adiyiah scored a brace for Nakhon Ratchasima FC in their 5-2 thumping of Chonburi FC Thailand Premier League at the 80th Birthday Stadium. Chonburi opened the scoring in the 6th minute through Ghanaian attacker Prince Amponsah before Nigerian import Victor Igbonefo restored parity for the host. Adiyia ...