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We are almost there – McCarthy

Accra Hearts of Oak goalkeeper Philemon McCarthy believes his side is ready to put up a challenge for the league title after their impressive 2:0 win over Gamba All Blacks in the Glo Premier league Sunday. Obed Ansah and Samuel Afum scored against All Blacks in a match the Phobians …

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We can make it – Owusu

Gamba All Blacks Striker Obed Owusu is confident his team can bounce back from their poor start of their league campaign despite their 2:0 loss to Accra Hearts of Oak. The Black Magicians are reeling from a poor start to their league campaign having lost four out of six league …

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Rednapp unsure about Appiah

Harry Redknapp, the Manager of Tottenham Hotspur is not sure about a possible deal with Ghana’s Stephen Appiah. The Black Stars’ Skipper completed a successful medical examination last week and his lawyers are studying the contract from the London club. Appiah who has left Turkish club Fenerbache is looking for …

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Ronaldo is World Best Player

Christiano Ronaldo is the World’s Best Footballer for 2008. The world football governing body, FIFA named the 23-year-old Portuguese as the World’s Player of the Year, Monday January 12, 2009 at its annual awards night. Coaches and captains of the FIFA’s 208 federation voted for Ronaldo. The legendary Pele gave …

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Joshua Clottey: Much action, few words, fewer earger opponents

Typically, when the loaded welterweight division is spoken of, the only names at the center of the talks are Antonio Margarito and Miguel Cotto. If that conversation happens to evolve, talks may then gravitate toward rising star Andre Berto, Shane Mosley, or possibly the now retired Floyd Mayweather jr. Rarely …

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Man U’s Welbeck may play for Ghana

Danny Welbeck is being offered the chance of a World Cup call-up by Ghana. Both of the Manchester United starlet’s parents were born in Ghana and the national team coaches want him to join their squad for the 2010 qualifying campaign. The Manchester-born striker has played for England at youth …

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Essien fan flies from Ghana to go clubbing with him

The Mirror newspaper published in the UK has reported that a fan of Michael Essien, the 26-year-old Chelsea playmaker and Ghana midfielder flew all the way from Ghana to the UK just to go clubbing with the football star. According to the newspaper a spy who saw the pair in …

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Appiah joins Tottenham for trials

Ghana midfielder Stephen Appiah is in the frame to become Harry Redknapp’s first signing of the transfer window, after training with Tottenham. Appiah, who has been a free agent since the summer following a dispute with Turkish side Fenerbahce, looks set to be offered a deal until the end of …

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The madness returns

The game on the local seen was brought into disrepute yet again on Sunday January 4, 2009 in Kotoko’s 2:1 loss to Sporting Mirren in their Glo Premier League encounter at the Ohene Djan stadium, in Accra. For a moment it seemed the May 9, 2001 stadium disaster which claimed …

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Hooligans ruin Kotoko, Mirren league match

Supporters of Kumasi Asante Kotoko were at the height of hooliganism as the defending champions fell 1-2 in their fifth Glo Premier League duel against debutants, Sporting Mirren at the Ohene Djan Stadium in Accra on Sunday. The ‘Fabulous’ fans were protesting against a disallowed goal late in the game …

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