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  • 5 days Maxwell Acosty provides two assists as NK Rijeka dispatch Aberdeen in Europa League GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian striker Maxwell Boadu Acosty played a massive role in NK Rijeka UEFA Europa League progression after registering two assists in their 2-0 win over Aberdeen on Thursday.Rijeka traveled to the Pittodrie Stadium with a 2-0 lead from the first leg encounter.Despite the healthy advantage, the Croatians did not let their guard down as Loncar Stjepan superbly connected with Maxwell Acosty to put them ahead on the 10th minute mark.Acosty again found Antonio-Mirko Colak in the 32nd minute with a sleek pass. The Croatian forward did not make mistake as he powered home from close range to win the match ... more
  • 5 days Black Queens beat Fire Ladies in friendly ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifier GhanaSoccernet
    The Black Queens came from behind to beat Fire Service Ladies 2-1 on Thursday in a friendly ahead of their 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualifier.The match was played at the Ghanaman Soccer of Excellence in Prampram.It was Fire Ladies who took the lead but Gladys Amfobea and Elizabeth Owusuaa scored for the national team.Ghana Under-17 star Milot Pokuaa featured in her first ever match for the Black Queens.The Black Queens will play Gabon in a double header in 11 days time. ... more
  • 5 days Ghana forward Patrick Twumasi lands in Turkey ahead Gaziantep switch GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana forward Patrick Twumasi has touched down in Turkey ahead of his imminent switch to Gaziantep.Twumasi is on the verge of leaving Spanish LaLiga side Deportivo Alaves following a disappointing first season with the El Glorisso.He made only 14 appearances for Alaves last season, most on them from the bench.Despite the arrival of new manager Asier Geratino, the striker is keen on leaving the club.The 25-year-old could be granted his wish after Alaves gave him permission to travel to Turkey to finalize the deal.The former Astana striker landed in the country on Thursday and is expected to undergo a routine medical ... more
  • 5 days BREAKING: Mahatma Otoo rejoins Turkish club Balıkesirspor Kulübü GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana forward Mahatma Otoo has rejoined Turkish second tier side Balıkesirspor Kulübü.The 27-year old left the same club at the end of last season due to unpaid wages, but information reaching GHANASoccernet.com reveals the player has been settled all debt and was given an improved contract.Otoo joined Balıkesirspor from rivals Umraniyespor in 2017, playing 67 in all competitions, contributing 17 goals and 6 assists.The former Hearts of Oak forward has been a key member of the club as they continue their push for promotion to the top flight.The club re-signed Mahatma Otoo with Doga Iseri, as they renew their ambition of gaining top ... more
  • 5 days Asante Kotoko striker George Abege draws inspiration from Cristiano Ronaldo after dry-goal spell GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko striker George Abege is using Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo as a motivation following his dry goal spell since joining the club.Abege joined the Porcupine Warriors on a three-year contract from Kenyan side Kariobangi Sharks last month.The Ugandan international has however failed to get off the mark since joining the club.The lanky frontman made reference to Ronaldo’s early dry goal spell for Juventus after joining the Bianconeri from Spanish giants Real Madrid last term.The five-time Ballon D’ Or holder went five games before netting his first competitive goal for the Turin-based outfit.Abege has used the Portuguese as his case ... more
  • 5 days Fatawu Safiu didn’t want to return to Ghana- Kotoko PRO reveals GhanaSoccernet
    Public Relations Officer of Asante Kotoko, Kennedy Boakye Ansah has revealed that the club were forced into accepting a loan deal for striker Fatawu Safiu, who didn't want to return after trials in Sweden.Fatawu Safiu joined Swedish side Trelleborgs FF on a four month loan deal after impressing on trials.Asante Kotoko had to let the striker join the Swedish club for a paltry sum of $35000, after initially rejecting $15000 from another club, Helsingborg IF."The player didn't want to return to Ghana so we had no choice but to allow him go for the 4month loan which we are getting $35000," the ... more
  • 6 days Soufia Abdou replaces assistant referee Salissou Bashir in officials to handle Ashantigold-Akonangui game GhanaSoccernet
    Assistant referee Soufia Abdou has replaced Salissou Bachir in the list of officials to handle the CAF Confederation Cup game between Ashantigold and Akonangui FC in Obuasi on August 24th. The Miners confirmed the changes from CAF on their official Twitter handle."CHANGES: Assistant Referee 2: Salissou Maman Bachir (Niger), initially designated for our CAF Confederation Cup second leg game with Akonangui FC has been replaced with Soufia Abdou (Niger )," the club Tweeted.Referee Abdoulaye Rhisa Almustapha will be the center referee for the game between Ashantigold and Akonangui FC.The Nigerien will be assisted by compatriots Sadissou Idi and Soufia Abdou as lines ... more
  • 6 days Ghana U-20 goalkeeper Ibrahim Dan Lad eyes gold at All Africa games GhanaSoccernet
    Black Satellites shot-stopper Ibrahim Dan Lad is confident Ghana can win gold in football at the All Africa games. The 16-year old goalie is part of the team that travelled to Rabat, Morocco for the competition.The Asante Kotoko goalkeeper believes the level of preparation the team had can propel them to success in Morocco."Every country is there to win, but with the kind preparations we have had so far before this tournament I think it is one that can galvanize us to win gold," he told Kickgh.com."We will not downplay the threat any country can pull rather we will prepare adequately ... more
  • 6 days Asante Kotoko striker George Abege takes inspiration from Cristiano Ronaldo after dry-goal spell GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko striker George Abege is using Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo as a motivation following his dry goal spell since joining the club.Abege joined the Porcupine Warriors on a three-year contract from Kenyan side Kariobangi Sharks last month.The Ugandan international has however failed to get off the mark since joining the club.The lanky frontman made reference to Ronaldo’s early dry goal spell for Juventus after joining the Bianconeri from Spanish giants Real Madrid last term.The five-time Ballon D’ Or holder went five games before netting his first competitive goal for the Turin-based outfit.Abege has used the Portuguese as his case ... more
  • 6 days Ashantigold handed massive boost as McCathy and Nkrumah return to training ahead of Akonangui clash GhanaSoccernet
    Ashantigold have been handed a massive boost following the return of Appiah McCarthy and Amos Nkrumah to training ahead of the second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup game against Akonangui FC. The two did not travel when the Miners went to Equatorial Guinea to play Akonangui in the first leg. The game ended 1-1 in Ebibeyin.However, with the second leg slated for August 24th, McCarthy and Nkrumah have joined group training and have been cleared for the second leg."Appiah Maccarthy and Amos Kofi Nkrumah have recovered from a knee problem and a boil respectively," a statement from Ashantigold read.Ashantigold need ... more
  • 6 days Hearts Of Oak agrees partnership with KOFLEX GYM in Ashalley-Botwe GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana Premier League giants Hearts of Oak have agreed a partnership deal with Koflex Gym in Ashalley-Botwe.The gym will be opened to players and officials of Hearts of Oak, as they train at the ultra-modern gym center.Koflex Gym is located in Ashalley-Botwe, a suburb of Accra.Details of the partnership would be made public in the coming days.The Phobians will train under the supervision of experts at the gym center as the team seeks to match the professional levels of some of the biggest clubs in Europe.The partnership with Koflex comes as another success chalked following it’s partnership with Sports manufacturing ... more
  • 6 days Get well messages pour in for Ghanaian midfielder Agyemang-Badu GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaians have taken to social media to wish Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu a speedy recovery after the midfielder was diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism – a blood clot in the lungs.His club, Hellas Verona announced that Agyemang-Badu has been kept in hospital for treatment and further tests.Badu is likely to be ruled out of the start of the new Serie A season which gets underway August 24. Saying a praying tonight for Emmanuel Agyemang Badu 🙏🏻🙏🏻You sure will get better lad ....God is your strength 🙏🏻— Agor)❤️❤️hemaa🇬🇭 (@Dorcas_Ose1) August 14, 2019Wish him speedy recovery— Kojo Khatongo (@KKhatongo) August 14, 2019Oooooooo may the good ... more
  • 6 days EXCLUSIVE: Joseph Attamah Larweh to join Rizespor on loan GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian defender Joseph Attamah-Lawreh is set to join Rizespor on a season long loan from İstanbul Başakşehir F.K, GHANAsoccernet.com can report.The 25-year old is leaving Başakşehir on loan to join the Rizespor with official announcement expected to be made soon.GHANAsoccernet understands that Başakşehir have not guaranteed regular playing time for the Black Stars defender thus his decision to seek more playing time elsewhere. He played only 11 games in the Super Lig last season.Attamah Lawreh featured for Başakşehir as they were eliminated from the Champions League qualification against Greek side Olympiakos Piraeus on Tuesday. He was introduced in the game in the ... more
  • 6 days Isaac Atanga eyes top six finish with FC Nordsjaelland in Denmark GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian youngster Isaac Atanga has seen a meteoric rise to his career within the last 18 months and is eyeing a top six finish with his club Norsdjaelland in the Danish SuperLiga this season.The 19-year old was promoted to the senior team of Norsdjaelland this season and has hit the ground running having scored three goals in five matches.Atanga’s impressive performances has seen him earned a lot of praises from his coach and he has been selected for Player of the Month Award for July.The pacy winger has set his eyes on helping his club secure a spot in the ... more
  • 6 days I’m ready for National Team call-up- Isaac Atanga GhanaSoccernet
     Ghana Youth Star and Nordsjaelland midfielder Isaac Atanga says he is ready to play for the national team at any level when given a call-up. The 19-year old has been impressive at club level for Nordsjaelland this season after scoring three matches in five games since making his debut with the senior side.The former Right to Dream Academy graduate stellar performances has seen him nominated for the Player of the Month Award for July believes his ready for the national team.“I am giving off my best and I am ever ready to play for the national team when called upon. Every ... more
  • 6 days Andre Ayew touched by special love from Swansea City fans after heroic return to Wales GhanaSoccernet
    Andre Ayew says his full focus is on performing well for Swansea City after his match-winning brace against Northampton.The Ghanaian made his first Swans appearance in 15 months when he was summoned from the bench in the Carabao Cup clash with the Cobblers.The 29-year-old did not take long to make an impact as his two headers – his first Swansea goals in over three years – helped Steve Cooper’s men turn around the first-round tie and set-up a home assignment against Cambridge United in the next round.Ayew recently returned to training after being on African Cup of Nations duty during ... more
  • 6 days Joseph Amoah suffers injury in Victoria Guimares Europa League qualification big win over Ventspils GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian midfielder Joseph Amoah suffered an injury in Victoria Guimaraes' heavy win over Latvian side Ventspils. The midfielder was replaced after just 6 minutes following the injury he suffered.Andre Almeida came on for the Ghanaian as the Portuguese side run riot over the Latvians.Portuguese attacker Rochinha scored a brace in ten minutes after Davidson had fetched the opener in the 28th minute.Rochinha netted in the 48 and 58th minute before a rampant Guimaraes scored three times in 6 minutes to seal the heavy win.Joao Carlos and Joao Pedro scored in the space of 60 seconds before Pepe completed the thrashing with ... more
  • 6 days Beleaguered Asante Kotoko forward Sogne Yacouba finally arrives in Kumasi GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko forward Sogne Yacouba has arrived in Kumasi to meet management of the club after a prolonged stay in his country following the return of the club to competitive football. The attacker spent 8 weeks in his native country Burkina Faso, despite the team returning to camp and preparing for continental assignment.Yacouba, who was on the verge of leaving the club returns to meet management of the Porcupine Warriors to discuss his future.Several clubs including Al Hilal of Sudan, who were reported to have made an official bid for the player were interested in the deadly goal poacher.The striker's relationship ... more
  • 6 days Ghanaian defender Rashid Obuobi features as FK Ventspils suffer heavy defeat to Victoria Guimaraes in Europa League qualifiers GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian defender Abdul Rashid Obuobi was in action for Latvian side FK Ventspils as they suffered an embarassing defeat to Victoria Guimaraes in the Europa League qualifiers. Obuobi lasted 57 minutes of the game and was replaced by Danills Ulimbasevs, with his side 2-0 down.After his substitution, FK Ventspils went on to lose 6-0 including conceding three goals in 6 minutes.Portuguese attacker Rochinha scored a brace in ten minutes after Davidson had fetched the opener in the 28th minute for the home side Victoria Guimaraes.Rochinha netted in the 48 and 58th minute before a rampant Guimaraes scored three times in 6 minutes to seal ... more
  • 6 days Nigerien referee Rhisa Almustapha to officiate Ashantigold- Akonangui FC clash in Obuasi GhanaSoccernet
    Nigerien referee Abdoulaye Rhisa Almustapha will officiate the second leg of the CAF Champions League game between Ghanaian side Ashantigold and Akonangui FC of Equatoria Guinea. The Nigerien will be assisted by compatriots Sadissou Idi and Salissou Bachir as lines 1 and 2 respectively.Moussa Ahamadou also from Niger will be the fourth official with Nigerian Sanusi Mohammed as the Match Commissioner.Ashantigold will host Akonangui FC in Obuasi on August 24th, after the first leg ended 1-1 in Ebibeyin.The miners need a win or a scoreless draw to progress. ... more
  • 6 days Empoli frontrunners but face competition from Hellas Verona to sign Claud Adjapong GhanaSoccernet
    Serie B side Empoli are facing stiff competition from promoted Serie A side Hellas Verona for the services of Ghanaian Claud Adjapong. The 21-year-old has been heavily linked with the Empoli who were relegated last season from the Italian top-flight.Club president Fabrizio Corsi is pushing to land the Italy U21 international on an initial loan deal with an option to buy.Last, Adjapong scored one goal in five league appearances for Sassuolo where he is not guaranteed playing time. ... more
  • 6 days Mas-Ud Dramani thrilled with impact of Isaac Atanga and Francis Abu at Nordsjaelland GhanaSoccernet
    Nordsjaelland U19 coach Mas-Ud Dramani has expressed delight at the progress of Ghanaian teenage duo Isaac Atanga and Francis Abu with the club's senior team. Atanga has commanded a starting berth and has scored three goals in five goals.The 19-yea-old is a winger and building on the two league appearances he made last season.''Atanga reminds you of Yaw Preko. He plays direct football and he's your typical no.7 who can get use his qualities to break down your opponents,'' Dramani told GHANASoccernet.comMidfielder Abu has started all but one of Nordsjaelland's first five matches in the Danish Superliga on his debut campaign ... more
  • 6 days Asante Kotoko announce gate fees for Kano Pillars clash but no advanced ticket sales GhanaSoccernet
    Asante Kotoko have announced the ticket prices for their CAF Champions League first qualifying round second leg against Kano Pillars at the Baba Yara Stadium on 25 August, 2019. The cheapest ticket will be selling at GHȼ15 while the VIP stand will be selling GHȼ50.For the centre line, the club want GHȼ20 for a seat.The match tickets will be available only at the Baba Yara Stadium starting 10 am prompt on the match day.Asante Kotoko lost the first leg 3-2 at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano.  ... more
  • 6 days Ghana ace Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu hospitalized after being diagnosed with blood clot in the lungs GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu is in hospital after being diagnosed a blood clot in the lungs (pulmonary microembolism), the player's club Hellas Verona have announced. The 28-year-old has been detained at the Sacro Cuore hospital in Negrar for treatment and further tests to be carried.Pulmonary microembolism means there is a small blood clot in the lung, which can be extremely serious, even fatal, if not treated.But the club say: ''The player’s conditions are good and he will remain under observation for a few days.”Badu joined Hellas Verona last month on loan with option to buy from Udinese.  ... more
  • 6 days I got my impressive looks from my mama- Kassim Adams reveals GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana defender Kassim Nuhu Adams has disclosed that he got his good looks from his beautiful mother. The Fortuna Dusseldorf defender, who was asked by German news portal Bild about his impressive looks said he inherited it from his mother."That's what I inherited from Mama!," he jokingly said.Adams joined the Flingeraners on loan from TSG Hoffenheim and could make his debut this weekend when the Bundesliga starts against Werder Bremen.Even though, it's not confirmed he will be starting, the player says he is ready to give his best for the club regardless."But no matter which of us four defenders plays: It ... more
  • 6 days Netherlands manager Ronald Koeman scouts Ghanaian forward Myron Boadu for Euro 2020 qualifiers GhanaSoccernet
    Netherlands manager Ronald Koeman has revealed he is monitoring Ghanaian forward Myron Boadu ahead of the EURO 2020 qualifiers next month. The Netherlands will play Germany and Estonia next month with Ronald Koeman eyeing the sensational teenager for a national team call up.Born to Ghanaian parents, Boadu is eligible to play for the Dutch national team, because of his country of birth."We are going around the fields", Koeman told Voetball international."Also because the larger competitions have not all started yet. That offered the chance to get a number of talented guys on the radar," he added. "At AZ we have seen Calvin ... more
  • 6 days Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone in almighty Thomas Partey selection dilemma ahead of Getafe La Liga opener GhanaSoccernet
    Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is facing an almighty selection dilemma ahead of his side's 2019/20 La Liga opener against Getafe after strong performances by Thomas Partey and Marcos Llorente in pre-season. The Argentine must choose between the Ghanaian and his Spanish teammate for the midfield.Partey has impressed heavily despite joining the team for pre-season late.The commanding performance by the 26-year-old in the 2-1 win over Juventus has highlighted his huge influence in the team.Although the Ghanaian trained individually for  two weeks before joining the group, his solid display against the Old Lady has made the drawing board work much more difficult for ... more
  • 6 days Latif Blessing breaks into MLS top 10 player ranking GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian attacker Latif Blessing has been ranked amongst the top ten performers in the Major League Soccer by Pro Soccer USA MLS Player Rankings.The LAFC offensive midfielder was making his debut in the MLS player ranking and walked straight to the number seven spot.Blessing has been an outstanding performer for the California based club, netting in back to back wins against New England Revolution and New York Red Bulls.The former Liberty Professional winger joins teammates Eduardo Atuesta (20), Diego Rossi (6) and Carlos Vela (2) on the rankings.The 22-year old has been inspiring for the Western Conference leaders, scoring 4 goals ... more
  • 6 days Swansea City fans react to Andre Ayew super sub performance in Carabao Cup win GhanaSoccernet
    Swansea City fans were loud on Social Media following Andre Ayew's super sub performance in their Carabao Cup win against Narthampton Town. The 29-year old climbed off the bench with 30 minutes left to  score a brace as the Swans saw off Northampton 3-1 to progress to the next stage, where they set up a tie with Cambridge.Ayew scored his first on 80th minutes after Swansea were trailing to a Mathew Warbuton 61st minute goal.George Byers put the Welsh side in the lead three minutes later before Ayew added his second to put the game beyond Northampton in the 88th minute.It was ... more
  • 6 days Bursaspor open negotiations with Metz for Ghana defender John Boye – Reports GhanaSoccernet
    Turkish side Bursaspor have opened negotiations to sign Ghana defender John Boye from Metz, according to reports in Turkey.Boye has been targeted by Bursaspor who view him as a great addition to their squad ahead of the new season.The fee negotiations are said to be ongoing, but it is not clear for how much a deal is being discussed at this time.The 32-year-old appears to not be in the plans of Metz coach Frédéric Antonetti this season and he would consider the move.He was an unused substitute as the French club opened their Ligue 1 campaign with a 1-1 stalemate ... more
  • 6 days Injury-prone Anderlecht defender Emmanuel Adjei Sowah ruled out for "several months" GhanaSoccernet
    Anderlecht defender Emmanuel Adjei Sowah has been ruled out of action for 'several months' due to injury, GHANAsoccernet.com can report.The 21-year-old has undergone a successful operation on the setback and is set for the sidelines for months.The right-back has endured an injury nightmare in his young career since joining the Belgian giants.Luck appears to have eluded the Ghanaian youngster as he continues to battle recurrent injuries.The youngster suffered the injury at the end of 2017 and has not been able to really recover totally.He made an appearance for the side's developmental squad in April this year with hopes the injury ... more
  • 6 days Ghanaian defender Kevin Danso holds first training with Southampton GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian defender Kevin Danso held his first training session with Southampton on Tuesday.The 20-year-old has joined the Saint on a season-long loan from German club Augsburg, with an option to buy the centre-back.The Austria Under 21-international  took to the Staplewood grass for the first time in Tuesday's training session.He returns to England after starting his youth career at MK Dons.Danso could be in the fray for the side's Premier League trip to Liverpool on Saturday.First day ✅ Excited to get started 💯 #newchapter #SaintsFC #Kev💯 pic.twitter.com/i1PYjUNs0s— Kevin Danso (@KevinDanso98) August 11, 2019 GETTING. STUCK. IN. 👊@KevinDanso98 takes to the Staplewood grass ... more
  • 6 days André Ayew thanks Swansea City fans after breaking goalscoring duck in Carabao Cup victory GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana forward André Ayew is excited to have broken his goalscoring duck for Swansea City after emerging from the bench to hit a brace in their 3-1 win over Northampton Town in the first round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday evening.Ayew had failed to hit the back of the twine for the Swans in three years, but became the toast of their fans after saving their blushes with a brace in the win against Northampton Town at the Liberty Stadium.The Welsh-based side had fallen to Mathew Warburton’s 61st minute strike and looked to be heading to the exit before ... more
  • 6 days PICTURES: Southampton new recruit Kevin Danso holds first training on Staplewood grass GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian defender Kevin Danso held his first training session at Southampton's Staplewood grass for the first time on Tuesday.Watch images from the training session.      ... more
  • 6 days Ghanaian youngster Enock Agyei crowned best player as Anderlecht clinch YICC tournament in China GhanaSoccernet
    Anderlecht youngster Enock Agyei was voted the best player after helping the side's U16 side clinch the YICC tournament in China.Agyei was in full swing as the Belgian side defeated Wolverhampton 2-1 in the final.Goals from Samuel Mbangula and Joseph Nonge Boende were enough to hand the Purple & White their first silverware of the season.The youngster delivered another sublime performance to be voted best player of the tournament.He joined Anderlecht from Verviers in 2015 at the age of 10. ... more
  • 6 days Kelvin Ofori scores a brace as Fortuna Dusseldorf thump TSV Bockum in final friendly ahead of Bundesliga opener GhanaSoccernet
    In-form Ghanaian forward Kelvin Ofori was on the score sheet again as Fortuna Dusselddorf thump TSV Krefeld-Bockum in their final friendly ahead of the start of the German Bundesliga. The 18-year old, who joined the Fligeraners in the summer transfer window netted twice as the Bubdesliga side thrashed TSV Krefeld-Bockum 7-0.Ofori netted his first in the 6th minute before adding his second in the 68th minute.Dawid Kownacki also bagged a brace with Kenan Kraman, Erik Thommy and Robin Burmuth scoring the others.Kassim Nuhu Adams was handed his debut in that game, with Bernard Tekpetey also featuring.However, Nana Opoku Ampomah missed the game due ... more
  • 6 days VIDEO: Kevin Danso speaks after completing Southampton loan deal GhanaSoccernet
    Watch Kevin Danso's interview after completing his season-long loan move to Southampton from German side Augsburg.   ... more
  • 6 days Richmond Boakye-Yiadom bags 11 goals for Red Star Belgrade in European club competition GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana and Red Star Belgrade striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom goal against Copenhagen on Tuesday night in the Champions League qualification has seen him rise up the ladder on the list of foreign players to have scored in European competitions for the club. The Black Stars striker has now scored 11 goals in Europe for Red Star Belgrade and currently sits eighth on the long list.The 26-year old has been prolific for the Serbian giants scoring three goals in three matches played in the qualifiers against Suduva, HJK Helsinki and Copenhagen.Boakye Yiadom’s goal saw Red Star Belgrade take an early lead in the ... more
  • 7 days Deportivo Alaves agree to loan Patrick Twumasi to Turkish side Gazişehir Gaziantep GhanaSoccernet
    Spanish side Deportivo Alaves have agreed to send Ghana forward Patrick Twumasi on loan to Turkish side Gazişehir Gaziantep, GHANASoccernet.coom can confirm. Ghana's number one football website, GHANASoccernet.com reported on Monday, the two clubs have been in negotiations for the want away striker.The two teams came to an agreement today to send the player on loan to the Turkish super lig side.Twumasi joined the Spanish side in a high profile move from Kazakhstan side FC Astana but lack of playing opportunities last season, the 25-year old decided making a move away from the club.The former FC Astana player made only 14 ... more
  • 7 days Inter Milan, Ajax interested in Baba Rahman GhanaSoccernet
     Inter Milan and Ajax have emerged as potential destinations for Baba Rahman as the defender is set to leave Chelsea permanently before the end of the transfer widow. Rahman signed a £14 million five-year deal from Bundesliga side, Ausburg, to the Stamford Bridge in 2015.Unfortunately he failed to make the cut and injury further diminished his chances forcing the club to send him on loan to Shalke 04 in 2016 before later going to French ligue 1 outfit, Reims.With a lot of clubs interested in the left-back Chelsea could reduce the fee on the 25-year-old to allow for suitors to price ... more
  • 7 days Ivorian footballer dies after falling off train in India GhanaSoccernet
    A former Charlton Athletic player has been found dead after allegedly falling from a train.Aboubacar Diomande, 31, was believed to be travelling to meet new teammates in Kolkata, India when tragedy struck in the district of Chhattisgarh.Diomande's identity was allegedly discovered after his phone was found near the body, which contained identification documents.The body was said to be left in a mutilated state when it was discovered near Baradwar railway station.Udyan Behar, a local police officer reporting on the incident, said: "It was not clear by which train he was travelling."We have contacted his friends in Delhi and have also ... more
  • 7 days Zimbabwe delay appointment of new head coach following Sunday Chidzambwa’s resignation GhanaSoccernet
    The appointment of a substantive head coach for Zimbabwe's senior national team will be delayed until the beginning of next year amid reports that Football Association want to exercise due diligence in order to come up with the best candidate for the job.Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) are on the prowl for a foreign coach following the resignation of Sunday Chidzambwa last month due to the team's poor showing at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.The soccer-controlling body has already started to receive applications for the biggest job in the country with two more coaches from Italy and Belgium, the ... more
  • 7 days Ghana captain Andre Ayew expresses delight over his blistering season start with Swansea City GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana captain Andre Ayew has expressed his delighted after getting his season off to a flying start on Tuesday night when scoring two goals for Swansea City in their victory over Northampton.The second-half substitute was the hero as he headed in two goals for the Swans to defeat their opponents in the first round clash of the Carabao Cup tie.In his first match of the season, Ayew came off the bench to change Swansea’s fortunes and help send them through to the second round of the competition.The 29-year-old was brought on when the Welsh side were trailing by one goal and ... more
  • 7 days EXCLUSIVE: Former Ghana U20 star Michael Anaba signs for Swedish side AFC Eskilstuna GhanaSoccernet
    Former Ghana youth midfielder Michael Anaba has joined Swedish Allsvenskan side AFC Eskilstuna, GHANAsoccernet can exclusively confirm.Anaba penned a deal until the end of the Swedish campaign with an option to renew.The 25-year-old joins the xxx-based outfit from Spanish third-tier side CD Alcoyano.The former Asante Kotoko ace is the fourth player to have joined the club this week after Dmitry Zhuravlev, Soya Takahashi and Swedish youngster Pontus Rödin.Anaba, who was born in Ghana, can play as a central midfielder or offensive midfielder.He made 25 appearances for CD Alcoyano in the Spanish Segunda B season last term. ... more
  • 7 days Breaking News: Sierra Leone government rejects appointment of Sellas Tetteh as Leone Stars coach GhanaSoccernet
    The Government of Sierra Leone has rejected the appointment of Ghanaian trainer Sellas Tetteh as the head coach of the Leone Stars.The Sierra Leone Football Association confirmed the appointment of the Ghana Under-20 World Cup winner as their new man on Tuesday.Tetteh beat off competition from other shortlisted coaches including Goran Stevanovic, Peter Butler, Tahseen Jabbary and Keister who won the 2019 Sierra Leone Premier League with East End Lions.However, his appointment has not been recognised by Sierra Leone's sports ministry who claim the selection process for the new coach "did not come to a logical conclusion," and was "incomplete.""The ... more
  • 7 days Swansea City manager Steve Cooper heaps praise on "highly motivated" Andre Ayew after brace against Northampton GhanaSoccernet
    Swansea City manager Steve Cooper has showered praises on Andre Ayew following his super sub performance in their Carabao Cup win over Northampton Town. The Ghanaian attacker climbed off the bench with 30 minutes left to bag a brace as the Swans staged a sensational come back to win the game 3-1."30 minutes, two goals, highly motivated and a good work ethic, it was good," admitted Cooper after the game."That's exactly what we know he can do."He's come back into the club after the international break in very good condition, he looks extremely motivated in training and tonight was about giving ... more
  • 7 days Kassim Adams debuts for Fortuna Düsseldorf in friendly win; set for Bundesliga opener GhanaSoccernet
    Defender Kassim Adams played his first match for Fortuna Düsseldorf on Tuesday in friendly over TSV Bockum. The center-back played in both halves as they won 7-0 to prepare for their league opener on Saturday. Adams’ countryman Kelvin Ofori also featured in the friendly match.The Ghana international is now in contention to face Werder Bremen in their league starter.He has joined the Bundesliga on a season-long loan move from TSG Hoffenheim. ... more
  • 7 days Ghanaian forward Fredrick Yamoah nets hat-trick in HB Koge’s big win in Denmark GhanaSoccernet
    Former Inter Allies winger Fredrick Yamoah scored a brace as HB Koge thumped Toreby-Grænge Boldklub in the Danish DBU Pokalen. Yamoah scored the first of his three goals in the second minute before adding his second in the 22nd minute as Koge thrashed TGB 9-0.The 21-year old completed his hat-trick with eleven minutes to end the first half.Yamoah bagged his first professional hat trick and Koge qualified to the next stage of the Danish DBU Pokalen on Wednesday evening.The forward played the entire duration of the match at the TGB´s anlæg where he grabbed a hat trick and registered one assist. ... more
  • 7 days Ghana U20 coach Yaw Preko calls for support ahead of Africa Games GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana U20 coach Yaw Preko is calling for support for his team ahead of the Africa Games to be staged in Morocco.Yaw Preko who is acting as interim coach for the team, named an 18-man squad for the tournament on Monday.The team has been preparing ahead of the tournament at the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence at Prampram where they engaged lower division sides in friendlies as part of preparations for the tournament. Speaking to the media before the team’s departure to Morocco, Yaw Preko said, “Let’s all support the boys and give them encouragement because I know for sure that ... more
  • 7 days Edward Opoku named in USL Team of the Week GhanaSoccernet
     Ghana and Birmingham Legion winger Edward Opoku was named in the USL Championship Team of the Week. The 23-year old scored the only goal of the game for as Birmingham Legion defeated Tamba Ray on Saturday  in the USL Championship.The win placed Birmingham Legion 10th on the Eastern Conference USL  Championship table.They have accrued 36  points after 22 matches played this season.  https://twitter.com/bhmlegion/status/1161367276332965888— (@bhmlegion) ?s=12 ... more
  • 7 days Eddie Nketiah dedicates Carabao Cup win to Leeds fans GhanaSoccernet
    English born Ghanaian forward Eddie Nketiah has dedicated Leeds United's Carabao Cup win over Salford to fans of the club. The 20-year forward, who scored on his debut for the Peacocks as Leeds thumped Salford 3-0 to progress says the win was for the fans."This is a big thank you to all the travelling fans, you were excellent and this win was for you," he said after the game.The Whites silenced the home crowd in the 20th minute after Nketiah’s smart finish.Goals early in the second half from Gaetano Berardi and Mat Klich completed the rout, carrying Marcelo Bielsa’s side through ... more
  • 7 days Jonah Osabutey makes first start for Royal Excel in victory over KAA Gent in Belgium GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian forward Jonah Osabutey made his first start for Belgian side Royal Excel Muscuron over the weekend in their win over KAA Gent. The 20-year old forward on loan from Bundesliga side Werder Bremen saw 73 minutes of action as the Jupiler League new comers beat Gent 2-1 on Sunday.Royal Muscuron had gone down to a Laurent Depoitre goal in the 25th minute but the resilient new comers fought back to secure all three points.Frank Boya leveled in the 34th minute before Joan Campins grabbed the winner in the 44th minute.Muscuron are now third on the table after three games, winning ... more
  • 7 days VIDEO: Watch Edward Opoku’s goal against TBR in the USL GhanaSoccernet
     Edward Opoku scored the only goal of the game as Birmingham Legion defeated Tampa Bay Rowdies (TBR)  in the USL on Saturday.Opoku received a sweet pass from team mate Anderson Asiedu to secure the away win for his side.Birmingham Legion lies 10th on the table with 36 points after this win.Watch that pass and goal below:   https://twitter.com/edward_opoku/status/1160515771379912704— (@edward_opoku) ?s=12 ... more
  • 7 days Swansea City manager Steve Cooper heaps praises on "highly motivated" Andre Ayew after brace against Northampton GhanaSoccernet
    Swansea City manager Steve Cooper has showered praises on Andre Ayew following his super sub performance in their Carabao Cup win over Northampton Town. The Ghanaian attacker climbed off the bench with 30 minutes left to bag a brace as the Swans staged a sensational come back to win the game 3-1."30 minutes, two goals, highly motivated and a good work ethic, it was good," admitted Cooper after the game."That's exactly what we know he can do."He's come back into the club after the international break in very good condition, he looks extremely motivated in training and tonight was about giving ... more
  • 1 week Joseph Attamah broods over Istanbul Basaksehir UCL elimination GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana defender Joseph Attamah Larweh has registered his disappointment in Istanbul Basaksehir UEFA Champions League exit.The Turkish outfit were bundled out of the Europe’s top-tier club competition after losing 2-0 to Olympiakos Piraeus on Tuesday.Ahead of the game in Greece, Basaksehir were seeking to overcome a 1-0 deficit from the first-leg.But goals from Ruben Semedo and France international Mathew Valbuena ensured the Athens-based side advance to the final of the qualifying round with a 3-0 aggregate win.Attamah, who was introduced in the 59th minute for the losers, expressed his sadness over the result but was happy with their overall display. https://twitter.com/attamahjoseph/status/1161407467139555334— ... more
  • 1 week Samuel Tetteh excited over LASK Linz Europa League victory against FC Basel GhanaSoccernet
    LASK Linz winger Samuel Tetteh is elated with their  3-1 Europa League victory over FC Basel on Tuesday.The Austrian side advances to the final round of Europe’s second-tier club competition following a 3-1 win against Swizz giants FC Basel.Linz won the first leg 2-1 in Switzerland and encountered hurdle as they march on to the next round of the competition with a 5-2 aggregate victory.And Tetteh, who played the final 14 minutes of the game, could not hide his joy over the result. https://twitter.com/samuel_tetteh29/status/1161396373679480840— (@samuel_tetteh29) ?s=21 ... more
  • 1 week Boakye-Yiadom hails Red Star Belgrade team spirit after UCL progression GhanaSoccernet
    Richmond Boakye-Yiadom has expressed his delight after playing a massive role in Red Star Belgrade’s progression to the final qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday.Boakye scored first in the 17th to give the Serbia champions a 2-1 aggregate lead after the reverse fixture ended 1-1.But the Danish champions leveled the scoring on the 45th minute mark to leave both tied on 2-2 overall.Boakye was substituted in the 81st minute.The two teams failed to find the back of the net in extra time and that pushed the match into penalties.Red Star Belgrade prevailed 6-5 after the spot kicks.He ... more
  • 1 week Fatawu Safiu bids emotional farewell to Asante Kotoko GhanaSoccernet
    Fatawu Safiu has sent an emotional goodbye message to Asante Kotoko following his switch to Swedish second-tier side Trelleborgs FF.Safiu left the Porcupine Warriors to join the Swedish side on a loan with an option to make it permanent.The prolific sharpshooter took Facebook to express his gratitude to the Kumasi-based and promised return before calling time on his career.It was a great pleasure to have represented this great club. Within a short period, this club has given me everything I have ever dreamt of. My appreciation goes to the board,technical staffs, teammates and of course not forgetting the love and ... more
  • 1 week Debut-delight as Eddie Nketiah scores for Leeds United in Carabao Cup win GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian youngster Edward Nketiah netted his debut goal for Leeds United in their 3-1 win against Salford FC in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday evening.The LillyWhites silenced the home crowd in the 20th minute after Nketiah’s smart finish.Goals early in the second half from Gaetano Berardi and Mat Klich completed the rout, carrying Marcelo Bielsa’s side through to a home tie against Stoke, but it was the display of Nketiah which could have a longer term positive impact for a Leeds side that struggled to convert possession into goals last season.Nketiah joined the York-shire based club on a season long ... more
  • 1 week VIDEO: Kwadwo Asamoah provides two assists as Inter Milan thump Virtus Bergamo in pre-season game GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah registered two assists for Inter Milan as they made light work of non-league side Virtus Bergamo in a pre-season friendly encounter.Asamoah made his mark in the game when he provided an exquisite cross to new recruit Romelu Lukaku to score Inter’s third goal.The Ghana international continued his impressive display with another assist when he found Matias Veccino with a pin-point cross at the far post.The Nerrazurri went ahead to finish the match 8-0.Watch highlights of the match below;  https://twitter.com/inter/status/1160569498128310272— (@inter) ?s=21 ... more
  • 1 week VIDEO: Boakye-Yiadom powers Red Star Belgrade into UCL next round GhanaSoccernet
     Ghana striker Richmond Boakye Yiadom increased his goal scoring tally to three goals in three matches as Red Star Belgrade progressed to the next round of the Champions League qualification.Red Star Belgrade eliminated Danish giants Copenhagen through the penalty shoot-outs which ended 6-5.The first leg ended 1-1 in Belgrade a week ago with both sides hoping to clinch qualification ahead of the game.Boakye-Yiadom scored in the 17th minute of the first half to put his side in front.The in-form striker has now scored against all the teams he has played against in the Champions League qualification — First against Suduva ... more
  • 1 week Two-goal hero André Ayew inspires Swansea City to defeat Northampton Town in Carabao Cup GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana forward André Ayew emerged from the bench to hit a brace for Swansea City as they defeated Northampton Town 3-1 in the first round of the 2019/20 Carabao Cup on Tuesday night.Following a cagey first half, the Swans were stunned in the 61st minute when Matthew Warburton gave Northampton Town an unlikely lead to send fans at the Liberty Stadium intoWith the Welsh-based outfit looking like heading to the abyss, manager Steve Cooper quickly brought on Ayew in place of Kristoffer Peterson.The substitution worked to perfection after the Ghana skipper drew them level with eight minutes from time before George ... more
  • 1 week Boakye-Yiadom scores as Red Star Belgrade reach final UCL qualifying round after beating FC Copenhagen GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom scored in regulation time for Red Star Belgrade who eliminated FC Copenhagen on penalties to reach the final qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League.Boakye scored first in the 17th to give the Serbia champions a 2-1 aggregate lead after the reverse fixture ended 1-1.But the Danish champions leveled the scoring on the 45th minute mark to leave both tied on 2-2 overall.Boakye was substituted in the 81st minute.The two teams failed to find the back of the net in extra time and that pushed the match into penalties.Red Star Belgrade prevailed 6-5 after the spot ... more
  • 1 week Ghana Under-20 World Cup winner Sellas Tetteh appointed Sierra Leone head coach GhanaSoccernet
    Sellas Tetteh has been appointed the head coach of the Sierra Leone national team, the Sierra Leone Football Association have announced.The Ghanaian trainer is making a return to the West African nation for a second stint after handling the Leone Stars between 2015 and 2017.The 62-year-old has loads of experience in the field having guided Ghana to win the U20 FIFA World Cup in 2019, the only African coach to achieve such a feat for an African nation.Tetteh also led the Ghana U20 to the FIFA World Cups in 2013 and 2015 finishing third and round of 16 respectively.The former ... more
  • 1 week Trelleborgs FF coach discloses high hopes for new signing Fatawu Safiu GhanaSoccernet
    Head coach of Trelleborgs FF, Peter Swärdh says he expects new acquisition Abdul Fatawu Safiu to use his qualities to help improve their position on the Swedish Superettan table.Fatawu joined the Swedish second-tier side from Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko on Tuesday on an initial one-year deal with an option for further two years extension.During his unveiling, Trelleborgs gaffer eulogized the standard of Fatawu as he believes he can help the team improve.“He (Fatawu) is creative and should strengthen our offensive qualities,” Swärdh said at a press conference during Fatawu’s unveiling.Fatawu previously played in Sweden during the 2013 season for Vimmerby IF where ... more
  • 1 week Football star Kevin-Prince Boateng finally back with showgirl Melissa Satta GhanaSoccernet
    Kevin-Prince Boateng and his heartthrob Melissa Satta are finally back together, it has been reported in the Italian media.The love between the football star and the showgirl is back on track after the pair showcased their love to the world.Earlier images of the love birds on vacation with their little son Maddox, seemed to be hoax but the pair have now confirmed directly on their respective Instragram profiles.It appears the love is back after the model revealed the difficulty with her man in the past.The pair looks have found the balance and seems to have the world at their feet. ... more
  • 1 week QNET sponsors young African footballers to Manchester City Football Academy GhanaSoccernet
    QNET, the Official Direct Selling Partner of Manchester City FC, has sponsored three young African footballers to attend the City Football Language School in Manchester.A statement copied to the Ghana News Agency said the support to the City Football Language School is a two-week football and English course for young football players.The statement said the course, which began on July 28 would end today, August, 12.It said the young footballers were selected from a competitive process in Ghana, Cameroun and Ivory Coast.The statement noted that the selected young players would be exposed to Manchester City’s training philosophy and methodology through ... more
  • 1 week AZ Alkmaar youngster Myron Boadu could make Dutch national team debut soon GhanaSoccernet
    Former Netherlands midfielder Ronald De Boer believes AZ Alkmaar youngster Myron Boadu has the potential to feature for the Dutch national team.According to De Boer, the striker of Ghanaian descent could be invited to represent the European country soon after his sensational start to the Eredivise season.The 18-year-old has scored two and assisting three in four games."We have a bit of a pointed problem in Dutch football, but he is definitely knocking on the door. It might be a little early, but it is nice that this guy is developing this way.""Put him down at PSV  and show it over ... more
  • 1 week Emmanuel Gyasi delighted after opening goalscoring account for Spezia in new campaign GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian striker Emmanuel Gyasi is excited after scoring for Spezia Calcio in their 5-0 win over Pro Patria in the first round of the 2019/20 Coppa Italia.The 25-year-old opened the floodgate for the Serie B outfit in their 5-0 rout against Pro Patria last Sunday.Gyasi, who netted three goals and provided four assists for the side last term, was elated to have opened his goalscoring account in the new campaign."I'm glad I started like this and I'm very proud of having scored the first official goal of the season I feel good, we worked intensely with the coach for the ... more
  • 1 week Ronald De Boer impressed with Ghanaian youngster Myron Boadu GhanaSoccernet
    Former Netherlands international Ronald De Boer has been impressed with Ghanaian youngster Myron Boadu, who has made a sensational start to the Dutch Eredivisie this season.The AZ Alkmaar striker has scored two goals and assisted three after four rounds of matches.Over the weekend, he was influential, assisting Alkmaar's goals in the 2-0 victory over Waalwijk as they went to the top of the table."We are not surprised by Boadu, because we thought he was good for his injury. But he shows it every week and today (Sunday) again", De Boer told FOX Sports."He really is the way you want to see a ... more
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