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CAF sets May 5 as deadline for member nations to decide on league

The Confederation of African Football (CAF), has asked  the Ghana Football Association to inform them of their final decision concerning the suspended 2019-20 Ghana Premier League (GPL) season. The continental football governing body in a letter to member Association wants to know from all member associations whether they are willing …

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Ethics Committee of GFA receives videos from Tiger Eye PI

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) Ethics Committee has taken delivery of the raw footage of “Number 12 exposé” from Tiger Eye PI. The Accra-based investigative organization on June 6, 2018 premiered an anti-graft investigations involving Ghanaian football officials. The investigations was meant to uncover some unscrupulous behaviour in the Ghanaian …

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FIFA to offer financial aid to member nations

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) is set to offer financial aid of $150 million to member nations across the globe. In all 211 member nations are expected to benefit from the package to mitigate the dire financial impact the coronavirus is having on them. A statement from FIFA …

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CEO of Ashgold resigns

Mr. Frederick Acheampong – Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Premier League (GPL) side Ashantigold SC, has resigned from his position, effective 30th April, 2020. Mr. Acheampong who took to his social media page cited to announce his decision personal reasons for his action. Dr. Kweku Frimpong owner and bank roller …

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FIFA to impose a transfer ban on Kotoko if…

Kumasi Asante Kotoko will suffer a player transfer ban if they fail to pay a fine of $240,000 imposed on them by the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA). Kotoko was fined a total of $240,000 by FIFA after illegally registering Emmanuel Clottey, though the player was still a bonafide …

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CAF postpones international matches  

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) has until further notice postponed some of its international assignments following growing concerns and evolving nature on COVID-19. According to the Emergency Committee of CAF, the decision was also influenced by lockdown in most countries. In view of this, CAF has postponed the Total …

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Kotoko to be relegated by May 10 if…

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) will order the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to relegate Asante Kotoko from the Ghana Premier League (GPL), by close May 10, 2020, if they fail to pay Esperance of Tunisia $240,000. FIFA on Friday, April 10, ordered Asante Kotoko to pay Esperance of …

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Kotoko to announce new board after partial lockdown

Kumasi Asante Kotoko has said that they will announce members of its Board of Directors after the two-week national emergency lockdown on Coronavirus has been lifted. Kotoko were due to submit the list of its newly constituted board members to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) on April 3, 2020 but …

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Ghanaian football legend Opoku Afriyie passes away at aged 75

Legendary Ghanaian footballer Opoku Afriyie has passed away in Kumasi, at age 75. The striker popularly known as “Beyie” passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2020. The family is yet to give details of his death. The Kotoko legend was part of Ghana’s squad that won the 1978 Africa Cup …

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CAF fines GFA $10,000

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Ghana Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000) for the invasion of the field of play by a football fan, during an Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Qualifier between the Black Stars and South Africa. A football fan during the latter stages of the Black …

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