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  • 4 weeks Alhaji Grunsah bemoans King Faisal heavy defeat against Dreams FC to poor officiating GhanaSoccernet
    President of King Faisal Football Club Alhaji Grunsah has blamed his team’s heavy defeat to Dreams FC to poor officiating.King Faisal lost heavily by 4-1 to Dreams at the Theatre of Dreams in the opening fixture of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League.Emmanuel Ocran got a brace in the game while  Ibrahim Issah and Dantani Amadu  scored to secure the win for Dreams FC in Sunday's game. Lateef Mohammed got the consolation for King Faisal in the game.According to the outspoken football administrator, the referee was poor in his decisions.Speaking to reporters after the game he said, “The referee was very ... more
  • 4 weeks Asamoah Gyan named NorthEast United Player of the Match in draw against Kerala Blasters GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana legend Asamoah Gyan was named Max Performer of the Match in the Indian top-flight on Saturday when he played a pivotal role in NorthEast United's draw with Kerela Blasters.Gyan rescued his side from defeat as he salvaged a point for NorthEast United in their match against Kerela Blasters in the Indian Super League on Saturday afternoon.The legendary Ghanaian had only recovered from an injury he picked against ATK early this month and he returned to help his side to the draw.The 34-year-old joined his teammates in training on Saturday as they prepared for the encounter against Karela Blasters.His return ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO +PHOTOS: Black Stars Striker Emmanuel Boateng weds Girlfriend Barbara in a beautiful ceremony GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana and Dalian Yifang F.C. Striker Emmanuel Boateng (EB21) tied the knot with longtime girlfriend Barbara in a beautiful wedding ceremony held at the Golden Bean Hotel on Saturday.The wedding was attended by family members, Coaches such as Kwesi Appiah, Maxwell Konadu,  some Black Stars players, (Frank Acheampong, Lawrence Atizigi, Nana Ampomah  Kumawood actors and actresses, Emelia Brobbey, Daabo, Kweku Menu and many more celebs, both local and some foreign players,Ernest Ohemeng, Caleb Salifu, Jerry Thompson, Ghana top Music Artist Kwabena Kwabena, Fameya  and friends of both Emmanuel Boateng and Barbara Boateng grace the occasion to celebrate the beautiful day ... more
  • 4 weeks Accam, Baffoe and Chibsah among top personalities to watch Hearts-Berekum Chelsea league opener GhanaSoccernet
    Former Ghana internationals Anthony Baffoe and Yussif Chibsah together with Nashville SC winger David Accam were among the top personalities to watch the Hearts-Berekum Chelsea game on Sunday. Black Meteors coach Ibrahim Tanko and Ghana U-20 coach Yaw Preko were also in attendance as two former Ghana Premier League champions battle each other at the Accra Sports Stadium.The game drew large crowds as the GPL made a return after 18 months without competitive football in the country. 'Accam, a staunch Hearts of Oak was spotted wearing the jersey of the club as the Phobians disappointed following a 1-0 defeat to the ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO: Chelsea youngster Tariq Lamptey talks Chelsea Premier League debut GhanaSoccernet
    Teen sensation Tariq Lamptey has expressed excitement after making his debut for English giants Chelsea in their derby victory against Arsenal. The 19-year old replaced Fikayo Tomori in the second half and impressed significantly as the Blues rallied from a goal down to beat their London rivals.The English born Ghanaian disclosed 'he and his family have been waiting for the moment.'Watch video below:   ... more
  • 4 weeks Under-fire Hearts of Oak coach Kim Grant not scared of sacking after disastrous start GhanaSoccernet
    Accra Hearts of Oak coach Kim Grant says he’s not worried about his future at the club despite their 1-0 loss to Berekum Arsenal in the opener of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League (GPL).The former international striker's future with the Phobians has been thrown into doubt after they suffered their first ever home defeat to Berekum Chelsea in their opening match of the season on Sunday.A solitary strike by Berekum Chelsea’s Jonah Attuquaye sank Hearts on home turf with many fans calling for his dismissal after the game.The board of the club has been asked by supporters of the club ... more
  • 4 weeks Leeds forward Eddie Nketiah delighted by thrilling win against Birmingham GhanaSoccernet
    English born Ghanaian attacker Eddie Nketiah is delighted by Leeds United 5-4 victory against Birmingham in the Championship. The on-loan Arsenal forward started the game at the St. Andrews as the Lily Whites went top of the table with victory over their rivals."What a game, what a win. Fantastic shift from the whole team, equally matched by your support," he posted after the game.Leeds took a 2-0 lead in just 20 minutes after Helder Costa and Jack Harrison had scored following a period of dominance by the travelling side.Birmingham fought back to claw all two goals through Jude Bellingham and Lukas ... more
  • 4 weeks It was a moment me and my family have been waiting for – Tariq Lamptey after Chelsea debut GhanaSoccernet
    Teen sensation Tariq Lamptey has expressed excitement after making his debut for English giants Chelsea in their derby victory against Arsenal. The 19-year old replaced Fikayo Tomori in the second half and impressed significantly as the Blues rallied from a goal down to beat their London rivals.The English born Ghanaian disclosed 'he and his family have been waiting for the moment.'"My heart was racing," he told Blues TV. "I was thing this was the moment me and my family have been waiting for," he added."Ever since I joined the club at the age of 8."Frank told me just go out there ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Matchday One goal-scorers chart GhanaSoccernet
    The 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season started on Sunday 29th December across all the nine league centres in the country.Below is the table for the scorers after Matchday 1 matches of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League:Yahaya Mohammed (3 goals)Emmanuel Ocran (2)Justice Blay -1Jonah Attuquaye (1)Justice Anane (1)Fockson Amankwah (1)Kwadwo Asamoah (1)Prince Adu Kwabena(1)Albert Gaizie (1)Ebenezer Akyebi (1)Prince Opoku(1)Appiah Richard (1)Kyei Baffour(1)Michael Ampadu(1)Sule Sadick (1)Degori Jeffrey(1)Yusuf Mubarak(1)Amos Adai(1)Shafii Mumuni(1)Ibrahim Abdulai(1)Ahmed Dantani(1)Latif Mohammed (1) ... more
  • 4 weeks Ghanaian star Enock Atta Agyei makes CAF Confederation Cup Team of the Week GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian winger Enock Atta Agyei has earned himself a place in the CAF Confederation Cup team of the week after a remarkable performance.The former Ghana U20 star put in an impressive display to help Horoya AC overcome Djoliba AC with a 1-0 win on Sunday in their third group stage game.Agyei was instrumental in the game as he had four successful dribbles from five attempts.He was also the second best in passing accuracy with 87% succession rate.The narrow victory has taken the Guinean giants to the top of their group with 7 points out of the three matches they have ... more
  • 4 weeks Two goal hero Emmanuel Ocran named Man of the Match in Dreams FC’s win against King Faisal GhanaSoccernet
    Forward Emmanuel Ocran was adjudged Man of the Match in Dreams FC's big win against King Faisal on the opening day of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League. The speedy attacker scored twice as the Dawu based club beat returnees King Faisal 4-1 at the Theatre of Dreams.Ocran scored the first of his brace on the stroke of half time before adding his second eight minutes after the break.The Still Believe lads became too hot for the Kumasi based club as Issah Ibrahim added the third but King Faisal pulled one back through Latif Mohammed.Dreams hit the final nail in King Faisal's ... more
  • 4 weeks Great Olympics captain Emmanuel Clottey blames inexperience in defeat to AshantiGold GhanaSoccernet
    Great Olympics captain Emmanuel Clottey has attributed his side's league defeat to AshantiGold SC to inexperience.The Wonder Boys were handed a 3-0 loss on the opening of the 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League season at the Len Clay stadium on Sunday."If you look at our players most of them are young and also this is their first premier league experience." he said."Some of them are coming from the lower leagues straight to the premiership but this is football we will go back home to fight for points there since we have over 30 games remaining."Even though the veteran forward blamed their ... more
  • 4 weeks Great Olympics coach Prince Koffie praises AshantiGold SC GhanaSoccernet
    Great Olympics coach Prince Koffie has praised the AshantiGold SC team after his side's defeat to the Miners on Sunday.The Ghana Premier League newbies suffered a 3-0 mauling in the hands of AshantiGold in the 2019/2020 season opener.Koffie admitted that playing AshantiGold at the Len Clay is always difficult and to be able to match them you need to be precise."The AshantiGold team is an all-round team. I have to be honest here they have a strong team." he told reporters"And when playing against them especially at the Len Clay stadium you have to be meticulous on how you do ... more
  • 4 weeks AshantiGold defender Mubarik Yussif excited to score on his birthday GhanaSoccernet
    AshantiGold SC defender Mubarik Yussif says he is very happy to score on his birthday to help the club claim first win of the season.The Miners beat newcomers Great Olympics 3-0 on Sunday to open their 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League in a grand fashion.Yussif who was celebrating his birthday slotted home a lose ball in the 18th minute after the visitors failed to clear a free-kick inside the box to open the scoring."I don't know what to say but I am feeling happy to score on my birthday" he saidMoreover, the centre back expressed his excitement in their win over ... more
  • 4 weeks WAFA goalie Ferdinand Acquah named Man of the Match in victory against Karela GhanaSoccernet
    WAFA goalkeeper Ferdinand Sabi Acquah was adjudged Man of the Match in his side's impressive away win against Karela United. The young shot stopped pulled up incredible saves as the Sogakope based club picked all three points at the Akoon Park.The Academy Boys shocked the Nzema based club, who have maintained a good record playing at home, eventhough they did not play at their favourite CAM park yesterday.They had to play at the Akoon Community Park and that helped WAFA SC who put up mature performance.Substitute Forson Amankwah finished off a counter-attack on the hour mark to seal the points for ... more
  • 4 weeks Spezia Calcio hero Emmanuel Gyasi buzzing after hitting winner against Salernitana GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian forward Emmanuel Gyasi has expressed his excitement after netting late for Spezia Calcio in the win against Salernitana on Sunday.Gyasi’s goal in the 73rd minute proved to be the winner for Spezia against Salernitana.Antonio Ragusa put the hosts ahead after just five minutes on the clock when he connected to Guilio Maggiore’s low cross before a consolation from Lamin Jallow was enough to end the match 2-1 in favour of Spezia.Speaking to the club’s official mouthpiece after the match, Gyasi hailed the goal he scored but says the three points is more important.“Glad to have found the way back ... more
  • 4 weeks I regret having tattoos — Kevin-Prince Boateng GhanaSoccernet
    Kevin-Prince Boateng bitterly regrets having lots of tattoos on his body.The 32-year-old is also known for his body art, but regrets having so much ink on his body.“I wish I never got any tattoos. Today you’re much more beautiful if you don’t have tattoos because everyone’s bodies are full of drawings.“Tattoos are like a protective wall, which we almost feel naked without, but that’s exactly what I want.” ... more
  • 4 weeks Emmanuel Gyasi grabs late winner for Spezia Calcio against Salernitana GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian striker Emmanuel Gyasi emerged the hero for Spezia Calcio after scoring a late winning goal in their 2-1 victory over Salernitana in the Italian Serie B on Sunday.Antonio Ragusa put Spezia ahead after just five minutes on the clock when he connected to Guilio Maggiore’s low cross.Salernitana stayed in the game with the hope of grabbing the equalizer but could not convert the chances that came their way.The visitors’ efforts were undone in the 73rd minute when Emmanuel Gyasi poked in a goal from close range to hand Spezia a 2-0 advantage.Salernitana got a consolation in the match through ... more
  • 4 weeks Kevin-Prince Boateng claims football is being ruined by huge salary GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana forward Kevin-Prince Boateng insists there is no loyalty in football again and claimed the huge salary paid to teenagers is ruining the beautiful game.The 32-year-old Fiorentina hitman once typified the lavish lifestyle of a young footballer for many after his breakthrough move from Hertha Berlin to Tottenham Hotspurs.The former AC Milan ace admitted he has grown disillusioned with the direction in which the game is heading.“All this money is a curse,” the former Sassuolo attacker told Bild am Sonntag.“Football is now just a business and we’re only numbers. If your face doesn’t fit, you’re replaced, period. There’s no more loyalty ... more
  • 4 weeks A wrap of Ghanaian players in the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup: John Antwi on the scoresheet, Nana Bonsu returns after a lengthy lay off GhanaSoccernet
    The CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup continued this weekend with the match day three of the group stages.GHANAsoccernet.com brings you a round up of Ghanaian players who featured for their various club in the continental showpiece.John Antwi scored for Pyramids FC in their 2-1 win over Al Masry SC to make three wins out of three.Nana Bonsu after missing some games due to an injury returned to keep a clean sheet for Enugu Rangers.CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUEKWAME BONSU started for Espérance de Tunis in their scoreless draw with Congolese giants AS Vita Club but he replaced after just 31 minutes ... more
  • 4 weeks Aduana Stars ace Justice Anane: ‘I’m convinced we will win the league’ GhanaSoccernet
    Aduana Stars defender Justice Anane believes the club produced a title-winning performance in the 4-0 thumping of Inter Allies on Sunday.The left back scored the final goal at the death to add to the hat-trick fired in by striker Yahaya Mohammed.The Dormaa-based side jumped to the summit of the table on goal difference after the opening day results."We (Aduana Stars) can't be underestimated as far as the championship race is concerned. Our resounding victory over Inter Allies should jolt all our doubters out of that belief, " he is quoted by kickgh"The club is endowed with a lot of talents ... more
  • 4 weeks Maxwell Konadu admits Asante Kotoko struggled in win against Eleven Wonders GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko coach Maxwell Konadu was pleased with his side's slim 1-0 over Eleven Wonders in their Ghana Premier League opener but admitted the performance could have been better. The Porcupine Warriors needed an early header from midfielder Justice Blay to collected the points.It was far from a swashbuckling performance from the home team but the former league winning coach confessed they laboured to scale over their first hurdle."The game was very difficult. We understand because it's the first match of the season. From last week, we planned what we wanted to play. Initially things went well but eventually we were ... more
  • 4 weeks PHOTOS: 2019/20 Ghana Premier League Week 1 Man of the Match winners GhanaSoccernet
    There were enthralling displays on the opening weekend of the Ghana Premier League with the star performer being Aduana Stars talisman Yahaya Mohammed. The veteran bagged a hat-trick- the first of the season- and proved he is not finished yet in the top-flight.GHANASoccernet.com compiles the list of Week 1 Man of the Match winners:Mubarik Yussif: AshantiGold SC 3-0 Great OlympicsYussif, the AshantiGold centre back, scored the first goal and was also solid at the back.He won some aerial duels, made some interceptions and clearances with helped AshantiGold to keep a clean sheet.Jonah Attuquaye: Hearts of Oak 0-1 Berekum Chelsea Jonas AttuquayeThe ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO: Disgruntled Hearts of Oak fans call for Kim Grant sacking after Chelsea humbling GhanaSoccernet
    Disappointed fans of Hearts of Oak are calling for the sack of coach Kim Grant following their Ghana Premier League opening day 1-0 loss against Berekum Chelsea on Sunday.The Phobians were humbled at their Accra Sports Stadium home ground courtesy Jonah Attuquaye’s 35th minute deflected strike for Chelsea.In the aftermath of the match, angry fans of the Rainbow club vented their frustrations on their coach and called on management to axe him from the dugout before their next league game.Grant’s future with the Accra-based giants have been shrouded in a lot of controversy after he was reported to have been ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO: Watch Tariq Lamptey’s impressive debut display for Chelsea against Arsenal GhanaSoccernet
    English-born of Ghanaian descent Tariq Lamptey wowed fans with his solid debut performance for Chelsea in their 2-1 win against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.The pacy right-back was brought on a 59th minute replacement for Fikayo Tomori as Chelsea came back from a goal down to beat London rivals 2-1 in the English Premier League.The display of the 19-year-old has earned him adulation from football pundits across the globe.Watch Lamptey’s impact in the match below; https://twitter.com/cfcpys/status/1211344492193878016— (@cfcpys) ?s=21  ... more
  • 4 weeks Chelsea manager Frank Lampard sings Tariq Lamptey praises in Arsenal victory GhanaSoccernet
    Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has eulogized the performance of Tariq Lamptey in the 2-1 win against Arsenal on Sunday.The 19-year-old marked his Chelsea debut as a second half substitute as they rallied to beat Arsenal 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium.Lampard expressed his joy in the world of the budding right-back and hailed the impact he had in the game."Tariq Lamptey is a credit to Jody Morris and Joe Edwards because when we sat and analysed the last two days and we knew Cesar Azpilicueta had a small injury and Reece James is injured then we are looking at options for ... more
  • 4 weeks Ghana’s John Antwi on target as FC Pyramids tame Al Masry in CAF Confederation Cup GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian forward John Antwi registered his name on the scoresheet for FC Pyramids as they defeated Al Masry 2-1 in the CAF Confederation Cup on Sunday.Having recorded two wins in their opening two games in the continent’s second club football, FC Pyramid made a short trip Al Masry with the aim of finish atop of Group A standings.Both teams however played a tight game to end the first half with a goalless score line.But the Sea Blue lads were handed a perfect opportunity to achieve their target after John Antwi’s clinical finish in the 54th minute.The Al Masry Club Stadium ... more
  • 4 weeks Ligue 1 clubs interested in Ghana’s Adam Abdulai GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian international Adam Abdulai has been drawing attention from clubs in Europe, who are interested in his services and looking to make a move soon to sign him.Clubs in Ligue1 , Danish Super liga, Juplier Pro looks to monitoring the situation of diminutive Left Back player who doubles as a Left central defender with his beast mode attitude on and off the ball. As he’s currently playing for Ghana 3rd tier Club Mountaineers FCAdam 18, is being labelled one for the future with his stupendous strength and excellent tackling,accuracy of passing and Intelligence .Adam have been consistent in his games ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: League table or standings after Matchday 1 GhanaSoccernet
    The 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season started on Sunday 29th December across all the nine league centres in the country.Below is the league table or standings after Matchday 1 matches of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League:Please click the link below to see the full standings table ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report: AshantiGold SC 3-0 Great Olympics GhanaSoccernet
    AshantiGold SC recorded an emphatic 3-0 over Great Olympics to start the 2019/2020 campaign on a perfect note on Sunday.Assistant coach Yakubu Sheriff Mambo who was in charge of the home side handed youngster Emmanuel Owusu a start for the first time in so many games.Great Olympics coach Prince Koffie also named experienced duo Emmanuel Clottey and Godfred Saka starting roles.The visitors made early incursions in the first ten minutes when the Miners had not settled but failed to connect any of the opportunities that fell their way.AshantiGold settled and started controlling the game.They opened the scoring in the 18th ... more
  • 4 weeks Suraj Ibrahim: Elmina Sharks defender sets unwanted record as first player to be SENT off GhanaSoccernet
    Elmina Sharks defender Suraj Ibrahim became the first player to be sent off in the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season.The right back took an early shower in the 37th minute when he accumulated two yellow cards.His first yellow card was before the half hour mark.His absence cost the visitors who went down 1-0 on 43 minutes through Kwadwo Asamoah.Sharks went on to score their second goal late on. ... more
  • 4 weeks Dreams FC forward Emmanuel Ocran on cloud nine after bagging brace in league opener GhanaSoccernet
    Dreams FC striker Emmanuel Ocran could not hide his excitement over his brace against King Faisal in the opening day of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League on Sunday.Dreams FC proved too strong for the league returnees at the Dawu Theatre of Dreams Park.A brace from Emmanuel Ocran and Issah Ibrahim put the Still Believe lads in cruise control before Mohammed got a consolation for King Faisal.A 90th minute goal by Amadu ensured the hosts finish the match with an emphatic 4-1 victory.During the team’s post-match presser, Dreams FC two-goal hero Ocran expressed his delight with his efforts but believes he ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report: Ebusua Dwarfs 1-3 Medeama GhanaSoccernet
    Medeama produced a stunning performance to beat Ebusua Dwarfs 3-1 in the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League opener in Cape Coast on Sunday.New striker Prince Opoku Agyemang was on target while fellow debutant Nana Kofi Babil enjoyed an amazing debut with a sublime finish.It was a roller display from the Mauve and Yellows as they picked an impressive three points on the road.Youngster Ebenezer Ackhahi opened the scoring for the visitors mid second half before Prince Opoku Agyemang added the second.The home side reduced the deficit courtesy Albert Gaisie’s penalty kick.But the visitors responded again with new recruit Nana Kofi Babil ... more
  • 4 weeks Cult hero Yahaya Mohammed lays down gauntlet with opening day hat-trick GhanaSoccernet
    Aduana Stars striker Yahaya Mohammed made a big statement about winning the goal king with an opening day hat-trick in the 4-0 win over Inter Allies on Sunday.His opener was in the 14th miniute when he scored typical Yahaya Mohammed goal  by heading home the opener which dazed the visitors.Four minutes later, the talisman grabbed his personal second and doubled the lead for reigning league champions- this time it was a left foot strike.After 76 minutes, Mohammed fired home with his right foot to all but confirm victory for the Fire Boys.Justice Anane scored the last goal for the home ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report: Liberty Professionals 2-2 Legon Cities FC GhanaSoccernet
    Liberty Professionals produced a stirring late comeback to draw 2-2 with nouveau-riche Legon Cities FC on Sunday in their Ghana Premier League opener.The Scientific Soccer Lads found themselves trailing 2-0 at home after 70 minutes.Legon Cities FC seems to have delivered on their boast by producing a gritty performance to earn a point.They snatched the opener in the 14th minute when Emmanuel Isaaka's free kick was intercepted and the re-christened club launched a quick break.Sule, who is left-footed, cut in from the right and dribbled past two Liberty Professionals before slotting it past goalkeeper Kofi Baah.Jeffrey Degorl then doubled the ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report: Dreams FC 4-1 King Faisal — ‘Faultless’ Still Believe lads stroll past spineless returnees on... GhanaSoccernet
    Dreams FC cruised to a 4-1 victory against King Faisal on Matchday One of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League on Sunday.The ‘Still Believe’ lads started the match on the front  by largely dominating possession.Despite enjoying chunk share of the ball, Dreams FC could not break the stubborn defense of King Faisal.Coach Winfred Dormon’s men however got their noses in front on the stroke of half time through Emmanuel Ocran.King Faisal came back from recess with the determination of drawing level but another Ocran strike in the 53rd minute broke the hearts of the visitors traveling fans.Dreams FC continued to press ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Matchday 1 Full-time results GhanaSoccernet
    The 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season started on Sunday 29th December across all the nine league centres in the country.Below are the full-time results of Matchday 1 the 2019/20 Ghana Premier LeagueHearts Of Oak 0-1 Berekum ChelseaAduana Stars 4-0 Inter AlliesKotoko 1-0 Eleven WondersAshantiGold SC 3- 0 OlympicsBechem Utd 1- 0 Elmina SharksDreams 4-1 King FaisalFC Ebusua Dwarfs 1-3 Medeama SCLiberty Professionals 2-2 Legon CitiesKarela 0-1 WAFAPlease click here to see the results and the next round of fixtures ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report: Aduana Stars 4-0 Inter Allies GhanaSoccernet
    Yahaya Mohammed's sensational hat-trick catapulted Aduana Stars to a comfortable 4-0 win over Inter Allies on Sunday in their Ghana Premier League opener.The Black Stars B icon displayed quality goal scoring instinct at the Agyemang Badu I Park on Sunday to send strong signals about his efficacy.His opener was in the 14th minute when he scored typical Yahaya Mohammed goal  by heading home the opener which dazed the visitors.Four minutes later, the talisman grabbed his personal second and doubled the lead for reigning league champions.Allies put the ball into the net on 28 minutes but it was ruled offside.Evans Osei ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Matchday 2 fixtures GhanaSoccernet
    The 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season started on Sunday 29th December across all the nine league centres in the country.Below are the fixtures for Matchday 2 of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League:Berekum Chelsea-Liberty Profes…Sun4/01/20Eleven Wonders-DreamsSun4/01/20Elmina Sharks-KarelaSun4/01/20Great Olympics-Aduana StarsSun4/01/20Inter Allies-Bechem UnitedSun4/01/20King Faisal-Ashanti GoldSun4/01/20Medeama-Hearts of OakSun4/01/20Wa All Stars-Asante KotokoSun4/01/20WAFA-Ebusua Dwarfs Please click here to see the results and the next round of fixtures  ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report: Karela United 0-1 WAFA SC GhanaSoccernet
    Karela United were shocked at home in their 2019/20 Ghana Premier League opener after being nailed 1-0 by WAFA SC.The Nzema-Aiyinase based side struggled playing away from their favourite ground and that accounted for their defeat.They had to play at the Akoon Community Park and that helped WAFA SC who put up mature performance.Substitute Forson Amankwah finished off a counter-attack on the hour mark to seal the points for the academy side.Goalkeeper Ferdinand Sabi Acquah was named Man of the Match for his heroics between the sticks. ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report – Asante Kotoko 1-0 Eleven Wonders GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko secured a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Eleven Wonders to start the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season a positive note. Midfielder Justice Blay scored the only goal of the match played at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi on Sunday afternoon.Maxwell Konadu's charges made a strong start and took them only two minutes to find the net. Blay headed into the net after a well-taken corner by Patrick Yeboah. The goal, scored in the second minute, was the first of the new season.They maintained their dominance. In the 13th minute, Songne Yacouba received a brilliant pass and release Emmanuel ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Match Report- Hearts 0-1 Berekum Chelsea- Phobians suffer shocking defeat on opening day GhanaSoccernet
    Berekum Chelsea shocked Hearts of Oak on the opening day of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League after beating the Rainbow club in Accra. Jonah Attuquaye's 34th minute effort separated the two sides in a pulsating game at the Accra Sports Stadium.The visitors shocked the Phobians after Jonah Attuquaye's effort in the 34th minute took a massive deflection to hand them the opener.Hearts had started the game on a bright note forcing former Ghana U-17 goalkeeper Dan Lad Ibrahim into making some crucial saves.Chelsea managed to hold on the Phobians and went into the break with the slim lead.Ten minutes after break ... more
  • 4 weeks Sadick Sule scores Legon Cities FC’s first-ever Ghana Premier League goal GhanaSoccernet
    Striker Sadick Sule has etched his name in Legon Cities FC's folklore by scoring their first ever goal for in the Ghana Premier League.Emmanuel Isaaka's free kick was intercepted and the re-christened club launched a quick break.Sule, who is left-footed, cut in from the right and dribbled past two Liberty Professionals before slotting it past goalkeeper Kofi Baah.Legon Cities FC attracted a lot of attention before their opener when they unveiled their plush neatly branded team bus and jerseys.The new owners of the club acquired Wa All Stars and relocated to Accra from the Uppe West Region. ... more
  • 4 weeks Dreams FC list 30-man squad for 2019/20 season- veteran striker Eric Gawu retained GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana Premier League side Dreams FC have released their official 30-man squad and jersey numbers for the 2019/20 season.The Dawu-based have retained evergreen striker Eric Gawu and keeps his No.17 jersey.Former Ghana Premier League winner with Wa All Stars, Emmanuel Ocran, has been handed No.30 jersey.Dreams FC's roster is made up of three goalkeepers, 10 defenders, 12 midfielders and 5 strikers:See official squad below:GOALKEEPERS: Peter Sarkodie- 36Solomon Agbesi- 1Godfred Amoh- 16DEFENDERS: Baffour Philimon-2Kingsley Owusu- 33Ben Nash Quansah- 3Abdullah Massaud- 29Issah Yakubu- 25Abdul Bashiru- 13Abdul Jalilu- 21Suleman Mohammed- 22Ibrahim Abdulai- 14DEFENSIVE MIDFIELDERS Samuel Nii Armah- 5Patrick Arthur- 4Maxwell Arthur-23OFFENSIVE MIDFIELDERS: Dantani ... more
  • 4 weeks Asante Kotoko ace Justice Blay scores first goal of 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko's Joseph Blay has chalked a piece of history by scoring the first goal of teh 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season.The midfielder was quick out of his blocks with the opening goal against Eleven Wonders at the Baba Yara Stadium.Blay jumped to head home Patrick Yeboah's corner-kick which zoomed past goalkeeper John Moosie.The Black Stars B player has in impressive form since joining the Porcupine Warriors from Medeama SC.   ... more
  • 4 weeks LIVE UPDATES: 2019/20 Ghana Premier League Week 1 (Match Centre) GhanaSoccernet
     Follow the LIVE UPDATES of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League match day one fixtures on GHANAsoccernet.com Match Center.We will bring you updates from the all the league centers and text commentary in the game between Hearts vs Berekum Chelsea.Match Previews https://twitter.com/AsanteKotoko_SC/status/1211216796973490176— (@AsanteKotoko_SC) ?s=20Asante Kotoko vs Eleven WondersAsante Kotoko will hope for a perfect start to the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League season when they welcome Techiman Eleven Wonders to the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi.The Porcupine Warriors are in the best mood for their opening game of the season after lifting the President's Cup last weekend.They took the trophy at the ... more
  • 4 weeks Ghana star Mubarak Wakaso hails Ghana League return, calls for support and unity GhanaSoccernet
    Spain-based Black Stars midfielder Mubarak Wakaso is confident the Ghana Premier League will be powerful this season and has called for unity and support as the competition gets underway on Sunday.The Alves player expressed his best wishes to all the clubs and players as well as supporters insisting they will enjoy their matches in the 2019/20 campaign.Ghana is expected to burst back to life this weekend when real domestic football gets underway with the start of the Ghana Premier League after an 18-month hiatus.Nine matches of the top-flight league competition will be played right across the country on Sunday with ... more
  • 4 weeks Ghana Premier League 2019/2020: What to expect from Ashantigold, Aduana and Liberty GhanaSoccernet
    The Ghana Premier League will kick off this weekend for the 2019/2020 season after a long wait spanning nearly 18 months.The new 18-team league promises to be riveting and long, and is sure to be littered with several twists and turns along the line.While the battle for relegation towards the end always makes for an intriguing episode, the jostling at the top for the title and a top 4 finish can be just as dramatic if not more.Betway-backed Ashantigold will certainly be in the mix for the title while two others, Liberty Professionals and Aduana Stars, will be chasing a ... more
  • 4 weeks Legon Cities destroy ALL Ghana Premier League clubs in buses debate ahead of kick-off GhanaSoccernet
    Newly-branded top-flight side Legon Cities have instantly ended the debate over which club has the nicest bus in the Ghana Premier League after smashing through with a spanking brand new bus that completely dwarfs all the sides including giants Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak.In what has shamed the existing top sides in the country, Legon Cities shared images of their new buses that has their new logo, motto and sponsors in modern fashion.The logo majestically looks like that of clubs in Europe while the black colour of the Marcopolco bus makes it stand out, drowning what we have been ... more
  • 4 weeks Asamoah Gyan named Man-of-the-Match after NorthEast draw in Indian top-flight GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana legend Asamoah Gyan was named Man of the Match in the Indian top-flight on Saturday when he played a pivotal role in NorthEast United's draw with Kerela Blasters.Gyan rescued his side from defeat as he salvaged a point for NorthEast United in their match against Kerela Blasters in the Indian Super League on Saturday afternoon.Gyan had only recovered from an injury he picked against ATK early this month and he returned to help his side to the draw and his overall performance pleased the organisers.The Maruti Suzuki Limitless Player of the Match is @ASAMOAH_GYAN3 👍#KBFCNEU #HeroISL #LetsFootball pic.twitter.com/k3jHbU9Lgu— Indian ... more
  • 4 weeks Hearts of Oak release 27-man squad and jersey numbers for 2019/20 season GhanaSoccernet
    Hearts of Oak have confirmed their list of 27 players for the 2019/20 season which starts on Sunday, 29 December, 2019.The Phobians have included two foreign-based players- Congolese Raddy Ovouka and Burkinabe Abubakar Traore.Hearts' roster has four goalkeepers; nine defenders;  nine midfielders and five strikers.Captain Fatawu Mohammed has maintained his No.2 jersey and striker Jospeh Esso will wear the No.10 jersey.New signing Richard Atta, who is tipped to become first choice goalkeeper for the season, has been handed the No.30 shirt.Hearts of Oak open their campaign against Berekum Chelsea at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.Goalkeepers:Richmond  Ayi - 22Benjamin Mensah ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO: Asante Kotoko sign talented kid Matthew Anim Cudjoe for the season GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko have announced signing hugely talented kid Matthew Anim Cudjoe on a season-long deal. The teenager sparkled in his unofficial debut for the Porcupine Warriors against Hearts of Oak in the President Cup last week.And Kotoko have decided to make his stay permanent on a short deal.Cudjoe was discovered during the inaugural edition of the Baby Jet U16 tournament in 2018.He has gone to represent Ghana as a youth international.Watch unveiling of Asante Kotoko whiz kid Matthew Anim Cudjoe: ... more
  • 4 weeks EXCLUSIVE: Sudanese giants Al-Merreikh in talks with freed Ghanaian midfielder Kingsley Sarfo GhanaSoccernet
    Sudanese giants Al-Merreikh have opened talks to sign Ghanaian midfielder Kingsley Sarfo next month following his release from prison in Sweden, Ghanasoccernet.com can exclusively reveal.The Khartoum-based club have started talks with the agent of the player with the possibility of signing the deal in January when the transfer window opens.Talks have advanced and the talented midfielder is expected to arrive in Khartoum in the coming days to seal the deal with them if they reach an agreement over his wages.Al-Merreikh have moved to sign the player on a free transfer to boost their squad after his contract with Swedish side ... more
  • 4 weeks Inter Allies only club to fully meet Club Licensing requirements – Kotoko, Hearts exposed GhanaSoccernet
    Little-fancied Inter Allies are the only club in the Ghana Premier Club to have met all the requirements for a full license to play in the country's top-flight.The country's biggest clubs Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak despite their numerous years of existence were unable to meet fully meet the requirements but will be allowed to play under a conditional license.They are among the 17 clubs to be given conditional licenses to play in the league that starts on Sunday but it exposes the fact that they have not taken their professionalism seriously.On the eve of the start of the ... more
  • 4 weeks FA boss Kurt Okraku extends best wishes to clubs ahead of Ghana Premier League start GhanaSoccernet
    The President of the Ghana FA Kurt Okraku has sent a heartwarming best wishes message to the 18 clubs in the top-flight with the competition starting on Sunday after 18 months in the doldrums.Ghana is expected to burst back to life this weekend when real domestic football gets underway with the start of the Ghana Premier League after an 18-month hiatus.Nine matches of the top-flight league competition will be played right across the country on Sunday with 18 clubs in action following months in abeyance.This will be followed next month with the start of the Division One League, the regional ... more
  • 4 weeks Ghana players’ union PFAG hails the resumption of the Ghana Premier League GhanaSoccernet
    The Professional Footballers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has expressed its delight at the impending return of competitive domestic club football on all levels from Sunday to add further spice to the festive cheer all around the nation.The Ghana Premier League takes centre stage with nine games to kick-start the 18-team top-flight League competition, followed by the start of the National Division One League, Women’s League and Youth Football competitions in the New Year.The PFAG, as mother body of all professional footballers in Ghana, is pleased at the prospect of ushering in a new and improved era of competitive club football ... more
  • 4 weeks OFFICIAL: Asante Kotoko snap up budding right-back Christopher Nettey GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko have signed Christopher Nettey from lower-tier side Attram de Visser Soccer Academy ahead of the Ghana Premier League campaign.The 21-year-old penned a three-year deal with the Porcupine Warriors after passing his mandatory medicals and completing the formalities.The budding right-back had a short loan stint with Great Olympics but refused to make his stay at the Wonder club permanent following an approach from Asante Kotoko.Nettey was impressive for the Kumasi-based outfit during their last Sunday’s 2-1 win in the President Cup over sworn rivals Hearts of Oak.He is expected to command a starting berth when Kotoko play Eleven Wonders ... more
  • 4 weeks 2019/20 Ghana Premier League: Week 1 Preview- Ebusua Dwarfs v Medeama SC GhanaSoccernet
    Medeama travel to Cape Coast to battle Ebusua Dwarfs in the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League opener on Sunday.The Mauve and Yellows are back on a familiar territory as they seek to begin their campaign on a blistering note.It’s a massive test of credentials of coach Samuel Boadu, who has delighted local football with his philosophy.The focus in terms of recruitment has been on younger players this season although new import Prince Opoku Agyemang is expected to be a regular starter.The Tarkwa-based side have brought in eight new players to augment their squad as they aim to challenge for the Premier ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO: Samuel Owusu provides sleek assist and sent off in Al Fayha loss against Al Nassr GhanaSoccernet
    Samuel Owusu had a mixed match for Al Fayha SC after registering an assist and getting his marching orders in their 4-1 defeat Al Nassr in the Saudi Arabian top-flight league on Saturday.Owusu picked out Ronnie Fernandez with a smart cut-back pass to power home the opener in the 11th minute.Al Nassr FC however came from behind in the last 45 minutes to score four goals courtesy Sultan Al Ghanam and a hat-trick from Abderrazak Hamdallah.The Ghana international was sent off on the stroke of halftime.He took to his twitter handle to express remorse over the red card incident and ... more
  • 4 weeks Asamoah Gyan rescues point for NorthEast United FC on injury return against Karela Blasters GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana forward Asamoah Gyan salvaged a point for NorthEast United FC against Kerela Blasters in the Indian Super League on Saturday afternoon.Gyan recovered from an injury he picked against ATK early this month.He consequently missed the 2-0 defeat against Bengaluru.The 34-year-old however joined his teammates in training on last Saturday as they prepare for the encounter against Karela Blasters.His return to action was nearly marred by Bartholomew Ogbeche’s 43rd minute penalty strike for Karela Blasters.But the former Sunderland hitman silenced Blasters fans at the Jawarhalal Nehru Stadium — scoring a penalty on the 50th minute mark to rescue a point ... more
  • 4 weeks Nouveau-riche Legon Cities FC set to unveil plush team bus GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana Premier League side Legon Cities FC continue blowing the minds of fans with the unveiling of their team bus.The bus branding and got so many people talking on social media after the outdooring of their jerseys received massive reviews.The new owners are bent on making a huge impact after acquiring the club-Wa All Stars-from ex-Ghana Football Association president Kwesi Nyantakyi.The team was relocated from Wa to Accra.Two days to the start of the season, the club was re-christened to Legon Cities FC. ... more
  • 4 weeks Defender Mohammed Alhassan signs Hearts of Oak contract extension GhanaSoccernet
    Hearts of Oak defender Mohammed Alhassan has become the third player to extend his contract with the Phobians a day to the start of the season. The club wrote: ''Mohammed Alhassan extends his contract with hearts of oak.''The centre back arrived from WAFA SC two seasons ago and has fit in well at the club.Alhassan's consistent displays earned him a place in Ghana's pre-2019 Africa Cup of Nations squad. ... more
  • 4 weeks VIDEO: Kid Kelvin Boakye Yiadom believes WAFA are genuine title contenders GhanaSoccernet
    WAFA SC midfielder Kelvin Boakye Yiadom believes his side have done some remedial amount of work to be crowned Ghana Premier League champions for the first time in their history this season. The Academy Boys will be playing in their fifth consecutive season since rejoining the top-flight under their new name.New coach Prosper Narteh took charge just days ago but Yiadom says a lot of work has been done to make them title contenders.''We started camping three months ago- we started our pre-season three months ago. So far so good, things have been really good for us from preparing within our ... more
  • 4 weeks Ben Mensah: Hearts of Oak goalkeeper pens new contract GhanaSoccernet
    Goalkeeper Ben Mensah has extended his stay at Hearts of Oak by signing a new contract, the club have announced. But the club did not disclose terms and duration of his new contract.A club statement only read: ''Experienced Goalkeeper, Ben Mensah signs contract extension.''Mensah lost his position as No.1 at the club when Richmond Ayi was signed from WAFA and there were reports he was considering leaving the club.With the arrival of Richard Atta, Mensah drops down the pecking order but he has opted to stay on. ... more
  • 4 weeks EXCLUSIVE: New Fiorentina boss Beppe Iachini eyes re-union with Alfred Duncan GhanaSoccernet
    AFC Fiorentina are interested in signing US Sassuolo midfielder Alfred Duncan in the winter transfer window, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report.Report reaching GHANAsoccernet.com suggest that new Viola coach Beppe Iachini is a fan of Duncan, having worked with him previously at the Sassuolo two seasons ago.Duncan has struggled for playing time in Roberto De Zerbi’s side in recent months, as De Zerbi switched to a 4-2-3-1 formation that doesn’t include the former Inter midfielder.Iachini would like a reunion with Duncan, although it remains to be seen whether Sassuolo would sell the player mid-season.Duncan has been at Sassuolo since 2015, joining from ... more
  • 4 weeks Fans go ‘crazy’ over Legon Cities Football Club jersey unveiling GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana Premier League side Legon Cities Football Club got fans melt down on social media after the team's rebranding and jersey unveiling.The team formally called Wa All Stars has been changed to Legon Cities Football Club as part of management's plan of taking the club towards a new direction.The re branding has seen the club win some fans ahead of the start of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League.Legon Cities Football Club will begin its campaign against Liberty Professionals on match day one.Below is the list of comments from fans: https://twitter.com/LegonCitiesFC/status/1210870007653158913— (@LegonCitiesFC) ?s=20  https://twitter.com/teddyhills_/status/1210880059734740992— (@teddyhills_) ?s=20 https://twitter.com/nanapok63779715/status/1210880435334656000— (@nanapok63779715) ?s=20 https://twitter.com/A1newsAlex/status/1210875734136442881— (@A1newsAlex) ... more
  • 4 weeks Fatawu Mohammed pens new deal with Hearts of Oak GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian giants Accra Hearts of Oak have announced the contract extension of club captain Fatawu Mohammed.The details of the contract were not made known to the public in the announcement.Earlier reports in the local media indicated that Fatawu had requested for an improved contract to pen a new deal with figures quoted around Ghc 2,000 monthly salary.A statement from the club read, "Our Captain, Fatawu Mohammed extends his contract".Fatawu's contract had come into the public domain after negotiations on a torn paper went viral.Hearts of Oak supporters will be pleased their captain sticked to the club ahead of the start ... more
  • 4 weeks Legon Cities FC unveil jersey for 2019/20 season GhanaSoccernet
    Legon City FC stylishly unveil their jersey for the upcoming Ghana Premier League season. The Accra based club, formerly Wa All Stars outdoored their home and away kits in a beautiful photo shoot.The club will wear Red and Blue as the colours for their home kit.Legon City FC have been preparing for the campaign with a series of friendlies.The club, which was taken over from former Ghana FA President Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi will be based in Accra but are yet to confirm where they will play their home games.Legon City will be led by Bosnian born German coach Goran Barjaktarevic.They begin ... more
  • 4 weeks Legon City unveil jersey for 2019/20 season GhanaSoccernet
    Legon City FC stylishly unveil their jersey for the upcoming Ghana Premier League season. The Accra based club, formerly Wa All Stars outdoored their home and away kits in a beautiful photo shoot.The club will wear Red and Blue as the colours for their home kit.Legon City FC have been preparing for the campaign with a series of friendlies.The club, which was taken over from former Ghana FA President Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi will be based in Accra but are yet to confirm where they will play their home games.Legon City will be led by Bosnian born German coach Goran Barjaktarevic.They begin ... more
  • 4 weeks Alhaji Grunsah urges referees to ensure Free and Fair officiating in league matches GhanaSoccernet
    President and Bank roller of King Faisal Alhaji Karim Grunsah has called on referees to be ensure free and fair officiating in the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League.The Ghana FA recently organised an integrity seminar for the referees as part of efforts to restore the image of the referees after the Number 12 documentary.Speaking in an interview on officiating and his team’s preparedness ahead of the start of the league, Alhaji Grunsah said,  “We want free and fair officiating; no cheating”.On his team's preparedness ahead of the league he said, “We have a good team to rub shoulders with any club, ... more
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