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Police seal off Nigerian FA office

April 12, 2016 9:01am Security forces are controlling who enters the main office of the crisis-hit Nigerian Football Federation in the capital Abjua, BBC Sport has learned.Soldiers and riot police are manning the entrance of the building.It follows last week’s court ruling that NFF president Amaju Pinnick lost his post to Chris Giwa in elections in September 2014.Giwa and his ... Read More »

UEFA coaching certificates good for Ghana – Tanko

April 12,2016 9:00am Former Black Stars forward, Ibrahim Tanko, has said Ghanaian coaches can only land jobs in Europe once they pick up UEFA coaching certificates.The former Cameroon assistant coach is worried over the number of Ghanaians working in Europe, despite their rich experience on the continent.Apart from former Black Stars attacker, Otto Addo, who has been appointed the assistant ... Read More »

AWC: Black Queens play Tunisia today

April 12, 2016 Ghana’s senior female football team, the Black Queens, will play Tunisia at 3pm today (Tuesday) in the second leg of the African Women’s Championship qualifier at the Accra Sports Stadium.Ghana recorded a 2-1 victory in Tunis two last Wednesday and are confident to oust the Tunisians to qualify for the 10th edition of the African Women’s Championship ... Read More »

Anthony Joshua beats Charles Martin to become world heavyweight champion

Anthony Joshua stopped Charles Martin in two rounds at London’s O2 Arena to claim the IBF heavyweight title in only his 16th professional fight. The Briton floored his American opponent with a peach of a right-hand counter and after Martin was knocked down again, the referee called a halt. The 26-year-old is his country’s sixth bona fide heavyweight world champion. ... Read More »

Asantehene to meet Kotoko board today

Monday, April 11, 2016 Life Patron and owner of Asante Kotoko Otumfuor Osei Tutu II will today meet the board of the club in a bid to diagnose and find a solution to issues retarding the progress of the club. Asante Kotoko have endured a turbulent start to the 2015/2016 league season and have already taken steps to dispense with ... Read More »

GFA charges Hearts of Oak on three counts after violent conduct of fans

The Ghana Football Association has charged Hearts of Oak on three counts for the violent behaviour of their fans in Sunday’s 3-1 home defeat to Wa All Stars in Accra. The first charge, the Phobians are said to have breached Articles 58 and 59 of the GFA Disciplinary Code and Articles 35(1)(a), 35(3)(b), 35(4), 35(7)(a) and 35(7)(d) the GFA General ... Read More »

Ex-Sports Minister E.T. Mensah: ‘Ghana football is suffering because GFA members own clubs’

The former Sports Minister believes the reason for the dwindling fortunes of the Ghana Premier League is due the direct ownership of clubs by GFA members. E.T Mensah is of the thinking that the Ghana Premier League (GPL) is on the decline because the members of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) are the same persons who own the clubs competing ... Read More »

Ghana’s Mighty Warriors lift 2016 Keta Cup

Keta based side, Havedzi Mighty Warriors defeated Kogi Confluence from Nigeria by two goals in a exhilarating encounter at the Aborigines beach soccer arena to win the 2nd edition of the Keta Cup. This year’s tournament featured the likes of Kogi Confluence (Nigeria), Team Bricks (Togo) as well as first edition champions, Owibeseb Beach Soccer Club (Nigeria). Speaking to the ... Read More »

Black Princesses: Ghana gets tough U-20 Women’s World Cup draw

Ghana’s Black Princesses have been handed a tough draw at the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup. Ghana’s group comprises France, USA and the New Zealand in Group C. USA won their fifth – and fourth consecutive – CONCACAF title in Honduras in late 2015 while the New Zealanders breezed through a hugely one-sided qualifying campaign in October 2015 and France ... Read More »

Sege SerCom XI crowned champions of maiden Senaky Community Gala

Sercom XI from Sege in the Ada West District chalked a special first after beating off competition from other eight teams to win the maiden edition of Senaky’s Community gala at the Senaky Sports Complex on Monday March 7, 2016 at Afiadenyigba. Young sensational striker and recently called into the Ghana U-20 national team camp, Adebayor scored twice to hand ... Read More »