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Kotoko kicked out of CAF Champions league, Fans go wild!

After witnessing their idol club bundled out of the CAF Champions League at their own backyard, a number of angry fans of Kumasi Asante Kotoko created a barrier at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi threatening to cause mayhem to the team and technical men. Moments after referee Bakary Papa Gassama of the Gambia blew his whistle to end ...

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MTN FA Cup matches : Medeama-Chelsea Clah tops list.

Medeama host Berekum Chelsea in the top liner of this weekend’s MTN Ghana FA Cup round of 16 matches. The league leaders are playing at home against the 2011 Ghana Premier League champions who are snapping at the heels of the Tarkwa-based side on the league table. In the first round of the Ghana Premier League, Medeama won 1-0 at ...

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Win over Agbozome Weavers is a confidence booster – Ohene Brenya

Skipper Ohene Brenya has praised his teammates after Wednesday’s 4-1 win over Agbozome Weavers in the MTN FA Cup round of 32 duel played at the Ho Stadium. He described the victory as a confidence booster for Sunday’s Champions League tie against JSM Bejaia. “The victory has come at the right time. When you have a crucial game to play ...

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South African government warned by Fifa

Fifa, world football’s governing body, have written to the South African government warning them against a judicial inquiry into the recent match-fixing scandals, saying the matter should be handled by the country’s football association. Several of South Africa’s warm-up matches before they hosted the 2010 World Cup were found to have been fixed, which led to the brief suspension of ...

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Twenty-six players get local Black Stars call up

Twenty-six home-based players have been selected into the local Black Stars team to begin camping on Tuesday in Obuasi. Only one second-tier player, Hubert Ampah from Eleven Wise makes the list, which dominated by players from Premier League. The training programme at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi will end on April 11, 2013. Goalkeepers: Fatau Dauda (AshantiGold) Foli Adade ...

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Ba’s goal propels Chelsea to Wembley

Chelsea dumped Manchester United out of the FA Cup to set up a mouthwatering semi-final clash against Manchester City. A brilliantly constructed and executed Demba Ba volley was the difference between the two heavyweights as Rafael Benitez’s team triumphed 1-0 in the quarter-final replay. As expected, both managers made wholesale changes to the teams that started in league clashes less ...

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Under-20 World Cup :Satellites to face Spain, France!

Ghana have been drawn with Spain, France in Group A of the Under-20 World Cup to be held in Turkey in June. The 2013 Africa Youth Championship runners-up are joined by USA, while Group B will see 2013 Caf Under-20 Championship third-placed side Nigeria take on 1991 winners Portugal, Asian entrants South Korea and Concacaf qualifiers Cuba. Africa champions Egypt ...

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Sellas unable to make AYC history

So close, yet so far. Ghana’s under 20 coach Sellas Tetteh could not guide his side to the African Youth Championships victory this time, after doing it in 2009. Sellas could have become the only coach to win the trophy twice. He lost to Egypt for the second time in as many meetings, but this on penalties. The Young Pharaohs ...

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