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PHOTOS: Rashid Sumaila joins Serbian giants Red Star Belgrade on loan

Ghana International rock solid defender Rashid Sumaila has signed a season loan contract with Serbian side Red Star Belgrade from Al Qadsia of Kuwait The Belgrade side are league winners and will be playing in the Champions League playoff against Spartaks Jurmala and Rashid has been tasked to strengthen their defence on a season loan deal. Football fans in Ghana ... Read More »

Ghana representatives to resume meeting with FIFA in Zurich on Thursday

FIFA has arranged a meeting with the government, representatives from the Ghana Football Association and Ghanaian clubs in another meeting in Zurich. FIFA representatives who flew down to meet with the government of Ghana on the way forward with regards to Ghana Football in Accra issued a statement following the outcomes of the meeting. The statement signed by the Veron ... Read More »

GOC Vice President gets new position

Mr. Paul K. Atchoe, Vice President of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has been elected as the new President of the Africa Zone 3 Volleyball Confederation (CAVB). He got the new position at a zonal meeting held in Nigeria on Saturday June 23, 2018. The former Vice President from Ghana said he got the nod due to his credibility, trust ... Read More »

Patrick Allotey enters WBO world ratings at number 15

Ghana’s Patrick Allotey (38-3, 30 KOs) has moved a step closer to realising his world title dreams after making it into the top 15 of the latest WBO junior middleweight world rankings released on Monday. Allotey, a former WBC silver welterweight champion pummeled compatriot, Frank Dodzi to annex the WBO Africa junior middleweight belt via a round 6 TKO victory ... Read More »

Platini absolved by Swiss prosecutor of all concerns over “disloyal payment”

Michel Platini, banned from world football and denied a shot at the FIFA presidency, has been cleared by the Swiss justice authorities over his involvement in the ‘disloyal payment’ farrago. Lawyers for Platini, former captain then manager of France and subsequently 1998 World Cup organising supremo, have reportedly received a formal letter to that effect from Swiss public prosecutor Cedric ... Read More »

PHOTOS: Isaac Dogboe holds thanksgiving service for world title win

Ghana’s Isaac ‘Royal Storm’ Dogboe held a thanksgiving service at the Ten Commandments Temple in Anyako, Kpota in the Volta Region to give glory to God almighty for his elevation to a world boxing champion. 23 year old Dogboe outclassed and outpointed Mexican-American, Jessie Magdaleno in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA last month to win the WBO junior featherweight belt and also ... Read More »

John Koudeha focused on victory over Foley in Australia this Saturday

Ghana based Togolese boxer, John Koudeha remains focused on his bid to make history in faraway Australia this Saturday when he fights outside Ghana for the first time in his professional career. Undefeated Koudeha (11-0, 10 KOs) is still waiting for confirmation of his visa before beginning the long journey around the world to face Australia’s Kerry Foley (18-3-1, 15 ... Read More »

LeBron, Cavs bounce back with Game 3 rout of Celtics

Six players score in double-figures with LeBron James leading with 27 points and 12 assists as Cleveland takes Game 3 versus Boston, 116-86. LeBron James has long lived by the age-old adage that a playoff series doesn’t begin until the home team loses on its own court. By that thinking, the Cleveland Cavaliers are very much alive and well even ... Read More »

GFA seals $10m Premier League sponsorship deal with Zylofon Cash

The Ghana Football Association has sealed a mega five-year sponsorship deal with Zylofon Media to become the headline sponsor of the Ghana Premier League. The Ghana Premier League will now be officially known as ‘Zylofon Cash Premier League’. According to the Ghana FA, the deal is worth $10 million over a five year period. Announcing the deal at the Movenpick Hotel, Nana ... Read More »

Reinstate Pius Hadzide as Deputy Sports Minister – Dormaahene appeals

Paramount Chief of Dorman Traditional Area in the Brong Ahafo Region, Nana Agyemang Badu II, has made a passionate appeal to the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to reconsider reinstating the suspended deputy Minister for Youth and Sports, Mr. Pius Enam Hadzide. The Dormaahene’s appeal was premised on the grounds that the deputy minister of youth and sports was innocent. ... Read More »