Thursday , 18 January 2018

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From Odumase to Madrid: 10 facts about Black Stars man Thomas Partey

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He was born in Odumase Krobo (Eastern Region, Ghana) on June 13, 1993 and grew up playing in teams from his home town like most Ghanaian children but fast forward, he is now hunting for Spanish and European football honours under the guidance of Diego Simeone. He made a substitute’s appearance for Atletico Madrid in their penalty shootout heartbreak defeat ... Read More »

Ghana’s Lightweight contender Commey scouting Barthelemy-Bey

Richard Commey and his UK based manager, Michael Amoo-Bediako

Lightweight contender Richard Commey is coming to America — for business, not pleasure. Commey (24-0, 22 KOs) plans to be ringside to watch with great interest as world titleholder Rances Barthelemy defends his 135-pound belt against former titleholder Mickey Bey on Friday night (Spike, 9 ET/PT) at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Commey will be ... Read More »

Historic: Daniel Amartey wins two league titles in one season

Daniel Amartey in Copanhagen

One league title for a player is a successful season. Two league titles in one season, just wow. And that is how Ghana international Daniel Amartey is feeling now. Just wow. Black Stars player Daniel Amartey has won the Danish league in addition to the English Premier League title after FC Koebenhavn were crowned champions of Denmark. Amartey started his ... Read More »

Azumah Nelson selects boxers for VIP Fight Night in Accra

Legend: Azumah flanked by some beautiful Ghanaian journalists

Ghanaian boxing legend, Azumah Nelson is not giving up on the dream of finding the perfect replacement for himself in the ring and is sure next weekend’s VIP Fight Night can be the beginning of finding that legend in the making. Nelson, the much revered former 3-time world champion and WBC Hall of Fame inductee is selecting the boxers who ... Read More »

Fans slam new Black Stars kit

Black Stars new kit

The Black Stars of Ghana tried out their new jersey designed by Puma during training session on Monday ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier trip to Mauritius. The new design features an all-white body shirt with black arms and a yellow round neck. The arm and should line has a dotted white pattern in the black creating a ... Read More »

Nduom’s GN Bank suspend sponsorship of Division One League

GN Bank division one league

Papa Kwesi Ndoum has asked GN Bank to suspend their sponsorship for the Division One League after the first round of matches this was after the coach of his club Elmina Sharks was beaten to a pulp by irate fans of Proud United. The renowned politician, who is the Executive Chairman of Groupe Ndoum, is fed up with the increasing ... Read More »

GFA ban three league clubs

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The GFA Executive Committee has temporarily banned King Solomon FC, Tamale Utrecht, and Northern Ladies from using their respective home venues with immediate effect. The decision was taken due to unfortunate incidents that occurred at Kwahu Praso on Match Day 12 between King Solomon FC and Accra Great Olympics played on Sunday, May 22, 2016, and at the Tamale Academy ... Read More »

Ghana’s Black Satellites suffer 2-1 defeat to Ethiopia

Black-Satellites

Black Satellites lost 2-1 in the first leg of the Africa Youth Championship qualifier against Ethiopia on Sunday. Mohammed Ome scored twice, with goals coming in the 4 and 9 minutes of the first half to cushion Ethiopia, entering into the second half. However, Jonah Osabutey got the consolation goal for the Black Satellites in the second half, ahead of ... Read More »

Boxer Odoi Laryea gets Manager on 3-year deal

Gabriel Odoi Laryea signs with manager

Ghanaian b oxer, Gabriel Odoi Laryea’s world title dreams have received a massive boost after signing a 3-year management contract with Accra based businessman, Emmanuel K. Blankson. The two put pen to paper on their new partnership at a short ceremony in Accra on Friday in the presence of the boxer’s trainer, Emmanuel Amponsah and assistant trainer, Jackson Kofi Gyasi. ... Read More »

Amartey and Leicester take Premier League title celebration to Thailand

Thailand congrats for Leicester

Jeffrey Schlupp, Daniel Amartey and their Leicester City teammates have taken their English Premier League title win party to Thailand, home of the club’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. Daniel Amartey [second from right] with his Leicester City teammates The team travelled just a day after the Premier League victory parade through the city centre after a remarkable end to their season. ... Read More »