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Great Olympics secures court injunction on 2017/18 GPL

Accra Great Olympics has served the Ghana Football Association (GFA) with a court injunction, restraining them from commencing with the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League (GPL). Mr. Olloboi Commodore, General Manager of Great Olympics told the media in interview that, the GFA has been served with the court injunction on the …

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Kotoko readies for battle to conquer Africa

Two-time African champions, Asante Kotoko S/C, is determined to dominate the continent’s football – rediscover its once all-conquering and fearsome form as it begins its CAF Confederation Cup campaign on Sunday, at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi. Yaw Boafo, a management member, said their fixture against Congo’s Club Athletique Renaissance …

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Ghana to host Africa in 2018 Armwrestling championship

The Ghana Armwrestling Federation (GAF), on Tuesday, launched the 9th Africa Armwrestling Championship dubbed “Accra 2018” in Accra. The championship, fixed for Thursday 26th – Sunday 29th July this year, would see Accra as the host city with over 15 other countries, participating. Ghana was awarded the rights to host …

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Black Princesses book spot at France U20 World Cup

The Black Princesses of Ghana have booked a place in the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) U-20 Women’s World Cup, slated for France after beating Cameroon 3-0 at the Cape Coast Stadium on Saturday. A brace from Princella Adobea and one from Ernestina Abambila ensured that the National U-20 female …

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All set for 2017/18 Startimes GFA Gala

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has officially launched the 2017/18 Star Times Gala on Wednesday at its Headquarters in Accra. The competition, which was last organised in 2005, has been reintroduced by the GFA to include 16 teams from the Premier league and Division One teams. According to the organisers, …

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I want to achieve something great for Ghana – Akwasi Frimpong

Having represented the Netherlands and the United States of America (USA), over the past years, Akwasi Frimpong, US based Dutch-Ghanaian skeletoner, has said now wants to achieve something great for his country of birth.      Frimpong has qualified to represent Ghana in the Winter Olympics due for Pyeongchang in South …

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2014 World Cup Commission report had not been on Government’s radar  – Nana Akuffo-Addo admits

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that his government had almost forgotten about the 2014 World Cup Commission of Enquiry.      He said the government is yet to make any decision on a government white paper from the Commission’s recommendations.      The president said this during his interaction with …

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Hearts beats Kotoko in G-8 Semi-final clash

Accra Hearts of Oak defeated Kumasi Asante Kotoko 4:2 on penalties to advance to the finals of the Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) G-8 tournament after a goalless draw game at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Wednesday.      An expertly converted first penalty kick from Christopher Bonney set the …

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It shouldn’t take government to solve football issues – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said, football mismanagement is not a serious problem that should call for urgent government intervention. The president made this known during a media interaction on Wednesday at the Flagstaff House adding that, his government was not ready to interfere in the administration of football …

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FIFA validates CAS decision to ban referee Lamptey for life

Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has validated the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS), decision to ban Ghanaian referee Joseph Odartei Lamptey for life.         A statement from the world football governing body read that “FIFA has taken note of the motivated arbitral award of the Court of Arbitration …

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