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Marcel Desailly eyes Ghana FA management role

Former France captain Marcel Desailly is eyeing a management role in Ghana football following the completion of his three million Euro Sports facility at East Legon. The 42 year old was named in the FA Search Committee’s five man short list for the then vacant Black Star coaching position in …

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Nyantakyi’s Ethics Committee may be ‘red herring’

Kwesi Nyantakyi’s plan to set up an Ethics Committee seems to have settled the neutrals in Ghana football but could this be another “red herring” in the making. Minutes after he was given a second four-year tenure in office, the 43-year-old lawyer acknowledged that his biggest challenge will be in …

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Greater Accra District Sports Festival fixed for June 24

The Greater Accra branch of the National Sports Authority (NSA) will from Friday, June 24 to June 26, organize the Greater Accra Inter-Districts Sports Festival at Dedzokuku Krowor in the Teshie – Nungua, Accra. Nine out of ten districts are expected to participate in Athletics, Volleyball, Basketball, Netball, Table Tennis …

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Kotoko pulls out of SWAG Cup Match

Kumasi Asante Kotoko have pulled out of the 2011 Sports Writers Association of Ghana’s (SWAG) annual Cup Match slated for the Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra on Sunday, June 26. The Porcupine Warriors who were scheduled to play Berekum Chelsea pulled out because the Association was unable to meet their demand …

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FC Basel denies Tagoe interest

Swiss champions, FC Basel have denied interest in Black Stars striker Prince Tagoe ahead of next season. Reports are rife in the local media suggesting that the player has reached an agreement to join the Basel-based club on a two-year contract. The report adds that TSG Hoffenheim are prepared to …

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Ghana Football Association to set up Ethics Committee

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has advanced plans for the constitution of an Ethics Committee to tackle issues of acts corruption bedeviling the local game. Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) said discussions have reached the ultimate to have the Ethics Committee as one of the arms …

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Kwesi Nyantakyi re-elected as GFA President

President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi has been re-elected for a second term of office. Nyantakyi was elected by popular acclamation at the GFA’s Extraordinary Congress held on Friday at the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence in Prampram, in the Dangbe West District of the Greater Accra …

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5th Accra International Marathon launched

The fifth Accra International Marathon, (AIM) a mass participation leisure event was launched in Accra on Friday with a call on the people to make regular exercises and training part of their health needs and personal well-being. Dr Anna Bannerman-Richter, Special Events and Race Organizer of AIM in a keynote …

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Kotoko beat Medeama 2-1 to secure Premier league second spot

A first half brace from Ivorian-import Ahmed Toure powered Kumasi Asante Kotoko to a 2-1 victory over Medeama SC in their second place play-off clash on Wednesday at the Ohene Djan Stadium, Accra. The victory ensured the Porcupine Warriors finished behind uncrowned champions Berekum Chelsea in the standings of the …

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