Archive for Sports

  • February 15, 2020

    3 Amateur...

    For the first time in many years, three Ghanaian amateur boxers have been seeded for an international competition. The IOC Boxing Task Force in its mission to organise a successful competition has seeded the best boxers in the world, including three Ghanaians, namely Sakul Samad, Wahid Omar and Suleiman Tetteh....

  • February 12, 2020

    Tyson Fury’ll...

    Deontay Wilder believes Tyson Fury is scared and will be having sleepless nights before their world heavyweight title rematch later this month. The pair fight in Las Vegas on 22 February for Wilder’s WBC championship. Their bout in December 2018 ended in a controversial draw with the American knocking Fury down twice,...

  • February 8, 2020

    Ex-Ghana coach...

    Appiah made the shocking revelation in his autobiography titled “Leaders Don’t Have to Yell’ Ex-Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has revealed that Sulley Muntari insulted him using unprintable words in the presence of all the Black Stars players after the controversial midfielder refused to be substituted during a 2014 World Cup...

  • February 7, 2020

    List of...

    Ghanawish.com  brings to you the list and compilation of Ghanaian players to have changed clubs in the just ended January transfer window. The window closed on January 31, 2020 with a lot of deals across the globe. One of the most interesting signing was Nigerian international Ighalo’s move to Manchester...

  • February 6, 2020

    ‘We have...

    Serena Williams’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou has opened up on her recent losses.   The American 23-time Grand Slam singles champion, 38, has lost four major finals since she and her husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, welcomed their daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., on Sept. 1, 2017. She returned to tennis four months after giving birth...

  • February 4, 2020

    Mahama ordered...

    Former Black Stars coach Kwasi Appiah has alleged that former President John Mahama caused his removal after Ghana’s poor showing at the World cup in 2014. According to him, the former communicated his decision through the then President of the FA Kwasi Nnyantakyi. “Kwesi Nyantakyi called me to his office...

  • February 3, 2020

    16-Year-Old Kotoko...

    16-Year-Old Kotoko Player, Matthew Anim Cudjoe Arrives In Germany For Bayern Munich Trials Reports Gathered by OccupyGh.com from KickGh indicates that budding talented forward has touched down in Germany for his trials with the Bundesliga champions Asante Kotoko young attacker Matthew Anim Cudjoe has arrived for Bayern Munich one-week trial. The 16-year-old...

  • January 31, 2020

    Boxer Patrick...

    Patrick Allotey, the boxer who assaulted a Kotoko fan during the Accra Hearts of Oak- Kumasi Asante Kotoko match last Sunday is currently in police custody. He turned himself in on Friday morning and has since been transferred to the Accra regional police command for further investigations and prosecution. Allotey...

  • January 24, 2020

    GPL: Match...

    The Ghana Premier League enters into Match day 6 this weekend with the Super Clash between Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko as the top liner for the weekend. Match Officials for Macth day 6 have been announced. Below are the Match officials for Match day six (6 Match: OLYMPICS...

  • January 23, 2020

    This 75-year-old...

    Image credit: Egyptian FA   A third-tier club in Egypt, 6 October, have signed what is believed to be the oldest professional player in the world. The Egyptian Football Association (EPA) announced the registration of 75-year-old Ezzeldin Bahader on Tuesday. “Today, the Egyptian Football Association has registered the oldest professional player...

  • January 23, 2020

    I don’t...

    Former Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah says he has no problem with the Ghana Football Association’s decision not to maintain him as manager of the senior national team.  The GFA decided against offering Kwesi Appiah a new deal after his contract two and a half year expired at the end...

  • January 21, 2020

    GUSA Games:...

    Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency Hon. Lydia Seyram Alhassan has commended the Local Organizing Committee of the 2020 Ghana University Sports Association (GUSA) Games for a great job exhibited before and during the championship. Hon. Lydia Alhassan speaking to the Press on Saturday applauded President for GUSA...

  • January 20, 2020

    UE/R: Public...

    The number of observers extremely worried about the “pathetic conditions” of football pitches in the Upper East Region, home to one of Africa’s soccer greats, Abedi Pele, is shooting up with speed. More than a few grassless pitches in the region are layered with unwanted nails, bones, broken bottles, gullies...

  • January 19, 2020

    Black Leopards...

      Ghana midfielder Edwin Gyimah has disclosed the information he passed on to Black Leopards teammate Mogakolodi Ngele before he scored a wonderful free-kick in their draw against Kaizer Chiefs. The Leopards rescued their four-match losing streak  on Saturday when they played 1-1 stalemate with Kaizer Chiefs in the Absa...

  • January 17, 2020

    Emmanuel Adjei...

    Ghanaian defender Emmanuel Adjei Sowah is set to pen a contract with KAS Eupen in the ongoing January transfer window, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report. Sowah, 21, was on trial at the Black and White outfit during their winter mid-season camping to Doha, Qatar. Reports gathered by GHANAsoccernet.com indicate that the...

  • January 16, 2020

    EPL Matchday...

    Sportsbook giant, mybet.africa has out a special price odds of 20.00 on Jordan Ayew and Firmino to score in their respective crunch matches this weekend. Man City plays Crystal Palace at Etihad Stadium on Saturday and the Reds Liverpool welcome their bitter rivals the “Red Devils” Manchester United to “Fortress”...

  • January 14, 2020

    GPL Week...

    The match officials for Matchweek 4 of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season have been appointed. Kick-offs are 15:00 GMT with Legon Cities match against Ashantigold scheduled to kick off at 7pm. Here are the match officials for the mid-week matches: BEREKUM CHELSEA Vs DREAMS FC Venue: Berekum Ref: Bernard...

  • January 14, 2020

    Dangote renews...

    Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has again renewed his bid to acquire English Premier League side Arsenal when he is done with his present projects. Dangote, who was speaking in a chat on David Rubenstein Show on Bloomberg, said he intended to take Arsenal to the next level. The billionaire,...

  • January 14, 2020

    Stadium shooting:...

    The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has assured that justice will be served in the stadium shooting incident that occurred on Sunday at the Baba Yara sports stadium. One Kumasi Asante Kotoko fan was shot on Sunday as violence erupted during the Kumasi club’s Ghana Premier League encounter with Berekum Chelsea. The...

  • January 14, 2020

    Kotoko banned...

    Kumasi Asante Kotoko has been banned from playing its matches at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi by the Ghana Football Association. It comes after a supporter was shot in the eye after fan agitation following a defeat of Kotoko by Berekum Chelsea at Baba Yara Sunday. A statement...

  • January 11, 2020

    GHPL: 5...

    In the second week of Ghana Premier League action, matches were a treat and more is expected in the third week. New deals have been struck and new potential golden boot winners have entered the fray but there is room for change as it is still early days yet. Here...

  • January 10, 2020

    GHPL Matchday...

    The 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season enters match day 3 with some interesting fixtures set to take place. The week’s games starts on Saturday with Liberty Professionals playing as host to pacesetters Medeama in Dansoman. Asante Kotoko will welcome Berekum Chelsea to the Baba Yara Sports Stadium and their arch...

  • January 10, 2020

    GPL broadcast...

    The Ghana FA has rejected claims by the Ghana Broadcasting Association (GBC) that it was treated unfairly by the association in its decision to award the exclusive TV broadcast rights of the Ghana Premier League to Chinese pay-tv company, StarTimes. GBC issued a statement on Thursday saying that the FA’s move...

  • January 10, 2020

    From dusty...

    Image credit: Liverpool FC   “It’s a shame to see Mane finish in fourth place. “But I think there have been a lot of great players this year. That’s why it was difficult to choose a particular player. But I chose Sadio Mane because he’s a player that I like....

  • January 10, 2020

    GBC disappointed...

    The Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) has expressed disappointment in the GFA for rejecting its “superior financial” offer for the television broadcast rights of the Ghana Premier League. Director of Corporate Affairs, Mamle Asare in a statement on Thursday, revealed that GBC made a bid of US$1,100,000 annually which was more...

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