Archive for Sports

  • February 27, 2021

    Hearts v...

    On Sunday, Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko will take to the field to open a new chapter on the Super Clash. The two teams have enjoyed the most success stories in domestic competitions since their respective inceptions. For decades, the rivalry between arguably Ghana’s two biggest clubs have burned...

  • February 26, 2021

    Sports University...

    Youth and Sports Minister-Designate Mustapha Yussif says government take advantage of the 2023 African Games to establish a University for Sports Development in Ghana. He said the university will help uplift the image of sports by training athletes and sports personalities such as referees in the country. “We are going...

  • February 26, 2021

    Medeama coach...

    Head coach for Ghana premier side Medeama SC, Samuel Boadu, has resigned from the club after their victory against eleven wonders Wednesday. According to unconfirmed reports, the young gaffer is heading to Accra hearts of oak. Former hearts of oak coach Kosta Pappic resigned two weeks ago citing “personal issues”...

  • February 25, 2021

    Ghanaian clubs...

    President of Kasoa-based Division Two side Cheetah FC, Abdul-Hayye Yartey has urged clubs in Ghana to take keen interest in branding themselves as part of their operations. Mr. Hayye Yartey has contributed to the development of football talents in the country for the past 11 years. His club have already...

  • February 24, 2021

    Benjamin Acheampong:...

    Benjamin Acheampong says he has been duped out of $1m by a football club once, and he is determined it will not happen again – especially by the same organisation. The Ghanaian has been deprived of more than $1m (£710,000) in a row with Egyptian giants Zamalek dating back to...

  • February 24, 2021

    Tiger Woods...

    US golf legend, Tiger Woods, has reportedly been injured in a serious car crash. According to multiple US local media reports, Woods suffered a one-vehicle rollover car crash near Los Angeles. Mr Woods is in serious condition, after suffering multiple leg injuries,his agent reportedly told Golf Digest. According to reports...

  • February 22, 2021

    Karela beat...

    The goals of Umar Bashiru and Kwame Boateng in either half helped Karela United to an impressive win against Liberty Professionals, as they opened up a four-point gap at the top of the Ghana Premier League on Sunday. Bashiru’s early goal in the 27th-minute laid the platform for a dominant...

  • February 18, 2021

    SERENA WILLIAMS’...

    Ater losing 6-3 6-4 to Naomi Osaka in the Australian Open semi-finals on Thursday, tennis star, Serena Williams has sent a word to her numerous fans. In a post on Instagram, the 23-Grand Slam singles winner admitted it was just not ideal outcome or performance, but it happens. While wishing...

  • February 18, 2021

    Black Satellites...

    The Black Satellites are expected to hold a double-training session today, Thursday, 18 February 2021, in preparation for their second Group game against Morocco on Friday. The National U20 side started their African U20 campaign with an empathic 4-0 win over Tanzania to take Ghana on top of Group C....

  • February 18, 2021

    Australian Open:...

    Naomi Osaka claimed an impressive victory over Serena Williams to reach the Australian Open final and end the American’s latest quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title. Three-time Slam champion Osaka withstood early pressure from Williams to win 6-3 6-4. Osaka is on a 20-match unbeaten streak and has...

  • February 16, 2021

    Zito: Satellites...

    Black Satellites head coach Abdul Karim Zito has said his players are adapting to the dry weather in Mauritania ahead of Ghana’s Group C opener against Tanzania. Ghana will play Tanzania in a Group C opener in Nouadhibou in the ongoing Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations today, Tuesday, 16...

  • February 14, 2021

    Richard Commey...

    Former IBF Lightweight champion Richard Commey put himself back into the world title picture after a sixth-round knockout victory over Jackson Marinez on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Commey (30-3, 27 KOs) walked down Marinez (19-2, 7 KOs) in the early rounds, using his superior physical...

  • February 13, 2021

    GPL: A...

    In August 2014, a new team was rebirthed with Gomoa Fetteh Feyenoord rebranding as West African Football Academy. WAFA, as they would popularly be known as went on later that year to adopt Red Bull Academy’s home ground at Sogakope in Volta Region. It was the beginning of an era...

  • February 13, 2021

    Akonnor defends...

    Black Stars coach C. K Akonnor has defended the decision to call up home-based players to begin preparation for the 2021 AFCON Qualifiers. The former Ghana captain on Friday, 12 February 2021, named a 32-man home-based squad to move to camp on Monday, 15 February, to begin preparation for next...

  • February 12, 2021

    African Champions...

    Kaizer Chiefs may be the most successful and best-supported team in South Africa but they are yet to make an impact in continental competition. Chiefs were the first club from post-apartheid South Africa to participate in the old-style African Champions Cup in 1993 but this season marks the club’s first...

  • February 11, 2021

    Jerome Boateng...

    Bayern Munich Defender Jerome Boateng has written a heartfelt message following the demise of his ex-girlfriend, Kasia Lenhardt. She is reported to have killed herself in her Merlin apartment on Tuesday, 9 February 2021 after the two split-up two weeks ago. Tuesday night was she and Jerome son, Noah’s birthday....

  • February 9, 2021

    Didier Drogba’s...

    Isaac Drogba, son of former Chelsea and Ivory Coast striker Didier, has signed for Italian fourth division side Folgore Caratese. The 20-year-old forward previously had spells in the Chelsea youth set-up and with the under-19 and B teams at French side Guingamp. Didier Drogba also played for Guingamp before joining...

  • February 7, 2021

    I was...

    Luis Suarez says he was determined to leave Barcelona with his “head held high” last summer after being “disrespected” by the club ahead of his move to Atletico Madrid. The Uruguay striker left the Nou Camp in acrimonious circumstances in September as Barcelona’s second-highest goal-scorer of all time, having scored 198 goals...

  • February 5, 2021

    GPL: Justice...

    The last two games of the Ghana Premier League week 12 were played on Thursday with Legon Cities and Karela United engaging each other while Medeama SC hosted Accra Hearts of Oak. Having last downed Heats of Oak 375 days ago playing for Asante Kotoko, Justice Blay helped Medeama picked...

  • February 5, 2021

    Ex-Nigeria striker...

    Former Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo, whose loan spell at Manchester United ended recently, has completed a move to Saudi Arabian Pro League club Al Shabab. The 31-year-old has left Chinese outfit Shanghai Shenhua after agreeing a two-and-a-half-year deal with the six-time Saudi champions. Ighalo has already taken to social media...

  • February 5, 2021

    Ranking the...

    Among the significant sources of entertainment globally, sports lie up there. Sports intrigue millions globally. The biggest sporting events attract thousands of fans in stadiums and millions who watch on television. At other times, you get the fear of missing your favorite games, especially when you are committed elsewhere. However,...

  • February 4, 2021

    Ghana’s Kwadwo...

    Former Juventus player and Ghana International Kwadwo Asamoah has made a move to serie A side Cagliari as a free agent. The deal which is set to expire at the end of the season becomes the fifth Italian club the former Inter Milan left-back will be plying his trade with....

  • February 4, 2021

    Brighton stun...

    Brighton boss Graham Potter praised his side’s “courage, quality and togetherness” as they stunned Liverpool at Anfield to move 10 points clear of the Premier League relegation zone. Steven Alzate got a fortuitous but deserved winner for Brighton, who are now unbeaten in four league matches, while the Reds’ recent...

  • February 3, 2021

    Ronaldo double...

    Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Juventus came from behind to win the first leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final at Inter Milan. Argentine forward Lautaro Martinez had put Inter in front, steering a shot past Juve goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon on his 1,100th senior appearance. However, Ashley Young’s foul on Juan...

  • February 3, 2021

    GPL Week...

    Accra Great Olympics’ recent fine form in the Premier League continued when they hosted King Faisal at the Accra Sports Stadium on Tuesday afternoon. The ‘Dade Boys’ recorded yet another victory over the Kumasi-based outfit, having between them with a 4-3 scoreline a year ago. Gladson Awako was missing from...

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