• 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Ghana to hold pre-tournament camping in Dubai GhanaSoccernet
    The Black Stars will leave Accra on 1 June to hold a training camp in Dubai, UAE ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation.. Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has released a provisional squad of 29 players for the trip to the Gulf.The Ghana Football Association Normalisation Committee chose Dubai because of it has similar weather condition like Egypt in the summer and also provides excellent training facilities.The Black Stars trained in the (Abu Dhabi) UAE ahead of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals in South Africa.In Dubai, Ghana have lined up friendly matches against South Africa and Namibia.Ghana will ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah names three scouts confirmed, George Boateng axed GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah will use three local coaches Mas-ud Dramani, Sellas Tetteh and David Duncan will scout for the Black Stars at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.Appiah submitted the list to the Normalisation Committee and Black Stars management committee on Monday.Dramani has been working with Danish side Nordsjaelland as an assistant coach.2009 FIFA U20 World Cup winner Tetteh joins with his vast experience having worked as head coach for Rwanda and Sierra Leone.Duncan has been out of work since parting ways with Kumasi Asante Kotoko in 2016.He previously handled Ghana Premier League side Great Olympics, Sekond Hasaacas, AshantiGold ... more
  • 48 mins Breaking News: Ghana coach names returnee Asamoah Gyan in provisional 29-man squad for AFCON; five debutants listed GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has named Asamoah Gyan in his provisional 29-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations released on Wednesday including five debutants.Gyan officially rescinded his decision to retire from the team after Ghana president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo intervened.GHANASoccernet.com understands he has accepted to be General Captain of the team as Andre Ayew remains captain.Coach Kwesi Appiah has named experienced players like John Boye, Jonathan Mensah, Christian Atsu, Harrison Afful, Afriyie Acquah and Thomas Partey.Five players Nuhu Musa (St Gallen), Samuel Owusu (Cukaricki, Serbia), Kwabena Owusu (Leganes, Spain). Mohammed Alhassan (Hearts of Oak, Ghana) and ... more
  • 48 mins VIDEO: ”Asamoah Gyan is happy and back to make sure we win AFCON,”- local manager Sammy Anim GhanaSoccernet
    Asamoah Gyan's local manager Samuel Anim Addo says the returnee striker would be happy in camp despite having a tiff with head coach Kwesi Appiah.Ghana's all-time leading scorer on Wednesday rescinded his decision to retire permanently from international football .Gyan announced on Monday he was stepping down from the national team with immediate effect and recusing himself from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Appiah's decision to strip him of the captaincy.But Ghana president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo intervened and ordered the Kayserisper player to withdraw that decision.There are concerns his relationship with the coach might be beyond repairs ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: FIVE debutants in Ghana’s squad for tournament GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has named Hearts of Oak center-back Mohammed Alhassan among five other debutants in his provisional 29-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.The four-time champions are seeking to end their 37-year wait for continental success, having won their last title in 1982.Kwesi Appiah's side have come close to ending their drought at the last six tournaments, having reached the semi-finals, and even going as far as the final in 2010 and 2015.The former Al Khartoum Watani gaffer made it clear in the wake of the qualifiers that he will hand call-ups to any Ghanaian ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Injured experienced defender Harrison Afful excluded from Ghana squad GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana and Columbus Crew defender Harrison Afful has been excluded from the 29- man provisional squad named by Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah due to injury.The 33- year old picked up an injury in April, 2019 when Columbus Crew defeated Atlanta United in a league game.He suffered from a fractured jaw when he collided with fellow team mate Jonathan Mensah and was taken off the field in the 27th minute of the game.He has been sidelined with the injury for up to four to six weeks.Harrison Afful is still recuperating from his injury and head coach of the Black Stars Kwesi ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: In-form Baba Rahman returns to Ghana squad after two-year absence GhanaSoccernet
    Abdul Baba Rahman has been recalled into the national team ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after two-year absence.Baba, who excelled on a six-months loan at French Ligue 1 side Stade de Reims, is returning to the squad since suffering an injury whiles playing for the nation at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea.The experienced left-back has been named in a 29-man provisional squad announced by coach Kwesi Appiah on Tuesday.He is expected to be key for the side in their quest to end a 37-year trophy drought.Checkout the full squad below;GoalkeepersRichard Ofori ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Ghana confirm pre-tournament friendlies against South Africa and Namibia GhanaSoccernet
    It has been confirmed that Black Stars will be involved in two friendly matches ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations scheduled for Egypt next month.The senior national team will face South Africa and Namibia - the two teams qualified for this year's tournament.However, the dates of the matches were not revealed.A provisional 29-man squad named on Wednesday evening will depart Accra, on Sunday, June 1, for pre-tournament preparations in Dubai, ahead of the competition.Ghana will be aiming to win their first Afcon trophy in 37 years.They have been drawn in an all West African group comprising reigning champions ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Three Africa-based players in Ghana squad for Egypt tournament GhanaSoccernet
     Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has named three  local based players in his provisional squad for the upcoming  2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be staged in Egypt.The trio- Mohammed Alhassan  (Hearts of Oak), Abdul Shafiu Fatawu and Felix Annan ( Asante Kotoko) made the 29-man provisional list which was announced on Wednesday.Mohammed Alhassan has been impressive for Hearts in the ongoing Ghana Football Association Special Competition helping his side to qualify for the semis.Abdul Fatawu has scored eight goals in the competition while Felix Annan has already justified his inclusion into the team with a series of consistent performances at ... more
  • 48 mins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Three home-based players named in Ghana squad GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has handed call-ups to three local-based players in his 29-provisional Africa Cup of Nations squad.The official list for the continental showpiece was announced on Tuesday, May 22.Coach Appiah has however included three players from the local scene in the squad for the tournament.Normalisation Committee’s Special Competition leading scorer Abdul Fatawu Safiu finds his name in the squad likewise his Asante Kotoko teammate Felix Annan.Alhasan of Hearts of Oak has also been added to the squad following his swashbuckling displays for Hearts of Oak in the Special Competition.Annan’s inclusion will not come as a surprise to many ... more
  • 3 hours AFCON 2019: Gyan named in Black Stars provisional squad MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Asamoah Gyan is part of Kwasi Appiah’s provisional 29-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation scheduled for Egypt.  ... more
  • 4 hours 2019 Africa Cup of Nations-Egypt name provisional 25-man squad GhanaSoccernet
    Hosts Egypt have announced a provisional 25-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.Head Coach Javier Aguirre made public the list on Tuesday (21 May 2019) with Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah headlining the squad.Aguirre recalled veteran Ahly winger Walid Soliman who had previously announced his international retirement. Soliman, who recently returned from a knee injury that sidelined him for almost four months last played for Egypt in 2016. There was also a place for Pyramids FC midfielder Abdullah El Said who missed the Pharaohs qualification campaign.Veteran forward Ahmed Ali who plays trade for Arab Contractors returns to the squad ... more
  • 4 hours VAR has been a success in La Liga, say Spanish referees MyJoyOnline -Sports
    The Spanish Referee's Committee (CTA) has said Video Assistant Refereeing (VAR) in La Liga has helped in all aspects of the game after their first season with the new system. ... more
  • 4 hours CLUB 5 on 5 tournament: Eight teams set for final MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Eight teams have qualified for the grand finale of the maiden CLUB Beer 5on5 Amateur Football tournament. ... more
  • 5 hours Asamoah Gyan’s Black Stars tantrums; an unnecessary blemish to a lustrous football career Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Asamoah Gyan's tantrums reek bad leadership skills and unwanted drama in a Black Stars team whose strongest attribute going into AFCON 2019 could be team morale as quality is deficient.</p> <p class="">ACCRA, GHANA: On May 20, 2019, Africa’s top scoring goal scorer at a FIFA World Cup dropped a bombshell. </p> <p class="">Having been a subject of debate concerning his inclusion to the national team of Ghana due to his age and fitness level, captain of the Black Stars announced his decision to recuse himself from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, taking that same opportunity to retire ... more
  • 5 hours Mohamed Salah leads Egypt 2019 AFCON provisional squad roster Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Liverpool superstar Neymar features as the headliner in Egypt's provisional 25-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) when Coach Javier Aguirre made the list public.</p> <p class="">Hosts Egypt will look up to Mohamed Salah in their quest to win the Africa Cup of Nations again.</p> <p class="">Mohamed Salah, after defending his crown as EPL top scorer by bagging 22 goals for Liverpool to propel them to a second place finish, would have another key role to play in the Pharaohs AFCON campaign.</p> <p class="">Aguirre recalled veteran Ahly winger Walid Soliman who had previously announced his international ... more
  • 7 hours The Top Ten Players for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations GhanaSoccernet
    The best teams of the African continent will compete for the main trophy of the continent from June 21 to July 19. We decided to choose the best players who, in our opinion, deserve to represent their teams in this championship. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool, Egypt)This is the undoubted leader of our list. This famous football player is known far beyond the borders of Egypt and the African continent. Journalist Philip Creon said on the French TV channel “Canal+” that in the summer Liverpool striker could end up in Real Madrid. If you suddenly become not interested in reading about football, or ... more
  • 7 hours Fatau Dauda send well wishes to Black Stars ahead of AFCON despite missing out GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana and Enyimba FC goalkeeper Fatau Dauda has sent well wishes to the Black Stars ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt despite not been selected for the tournament.GHANAsoccernet.com can confirm that the players selected for the pre-tournament camping have been notified with tickets issued out to them.The 34-year old was hoping to make the list  for the AFCON according to reports in the local media but his statement goes to confirm that he may be excluded from the squad which is yet to be announced."Congratulations to the GK's who have made it. Good luck Gent!, Long ... more
  • 7 hours StarTimes to telecast Kotoko-Asec Mimosa’s game on Sunday GhanaSoccernet
    StarTimes, Africa’s leading digital TV operator is scheduled to broadcast live the Otumfuo Osei Tutu II commemorative Cup match on Sunday May 26, 2019.The game which will feature two of Africa’s football giants, Asante Kotoko of Ghana and Asec Mimosas of Cote D’ Ivoire will be aired on Adepa TV channel 247 and Sports Focus channel 240 to give a wider audience from across the continent for the spectacle.The match scheduled to take place at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi, is in commemoration of the 20th Anniversary celebration of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, who ascended the throne 20 years ... more
  • 7 hours Ghanaian coach Chris Hughton surprised and disappointed at his Brighton sacking GhanaSoccernet
    Hughton was named the Premier League's manager of the month in March 2018Ghanaian coach Chris Hughton says he is "hugely disappointed and surprised" over his sacking by English Premier League side Brighton at the end of the season.Hughton, 60, was dismissed after four and a half years in charge, following the Seagulls' 17th-place finish.In their second season back in the Premier League he took the club to the FA Cup semi-final, but they won just three of their last 23 league games.Hughton, whose father is from Ghana, has been replaced by Swansea boss Graham Potter.Hughton, who joined Albion in December ... more
  • 7 hours 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Key Ghana player Atsu unaware about training programme GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana winger Christian Atsu is unaware of the Black Stars training programme ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.With barely a month to go to the start of the tournament in Egypt, Atsu has no idea when the team will start preparations.This is after he tweeted "When is the black stars starting training? "&nbsp;When is the black stars starting training ? 💪— Christian Atsu (@ChristianAtsu20) May 22, 2019The tweet has left many worried as Atsu is one of the key players of the team. He played an influential role as the Black Stars secured qualification.Kwesi Appiah is yet to ... more
  • 7 hours Breaking News: Asamoah Gyan issues statement to confirm reversing Ghana retirement decision GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan has issued a statement to confirm he has reversed his international retirement just 24 hours after angrily retiring from the Black Stars.The 33-year-old confirmed the Ghanasoccernet.com revelation saying that he is returning to the side after an intervention by the country's President Nana Akufo Addo.The Turkey-based striker has now accepted to role of being the General Captain of the Black Stars after quitting the team over Kwesi Appiah's decision to strip him of the captaincy.His decision to reverse his international retirement came after Ghana President Nana Akufo Addo spoke to him on Tuesday to reconsider his decision."A Presidential ... more
  • 7 hours Gyan will not be captain despite President’s intervention- Head of Sports, Multimedia MyJoyOnline -Sports
    The Head of Sports, The Multimedia Group has confirmed that Asamoah Gyan will not be captain of the National Football Team despite the President’s intervention. ... more
  • 9 hours Three reasons why Kwesi Appiah cannot drop Asamoah Gyan Ghanaweb -Soccer
    In the past 48 hours, Ghana has seen Asamoah Gyan write a statement disputing the judgement of his coach, Kwesi Appiah, and storming into a decision to retire. ... more
  • 9 hours Three reasons why Kwesi Appiah cannot drop Asamoah Gyan MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Asamoah Gyan is set to be named in Black Stars squad despite disputing the judgement of his coach ... more
  • 9 hours StarTimes to broadcast live Kotoko vs Asec Mimosas friendly MyJoyOnline -Sports
    StarTimes, Africa’s leading digital TV operator is scheduled to broadcast live the Otumfuo Osei Tutu II commemorative Cup match on Sunday, May 26th 2019. ... more
  • 9 hours Asamoah Gyan’s return will be negative but… Foh-Amoaning MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Asamoah Gyan’s return to the Senior National Football Team, Black Stars “will be negative,” a sports consultant and analyst has hinted. ... more
  • 9 hours AFCON: Gyan’s return destroys Ghana’s chances – Nyaho Tamakloe Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Former president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Dr. ... more
  • 10 hours Asamoah Gyan announces Black Stars return after Akufo-Addo’s intervention Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan has rescinded his Black Stars retirement decision after the President of the Republic of Ghana Akufo-Addo intervened.</p> <p class="">Asamoah Gyan left Ghanaians in shock after he announced his retirement from international football citing the issue of captaincy as the reason for him to bow out with few days to the start of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).</p> <p class="">READ MORE: <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/how-abedi-pele-ayew-and-andre-ayew-starred-in-black-stars-most-controversial/f4z61vx" id="4d2afe93-eef3-4faf-8b2f-53a4b0807cf2">How Abedi Pele Ayew and Andre Ayew starred in Black Stars' most controversial captaincy troubles</a></p> <p class="">Gyan explained in a statement announcing his retirement that he can’t continue to play for ... more
  • 10 hours Asamoah Gyan rescinds retirement decision after Nana Addo’s intervention CNR -Sports
    Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan has rescinded his decision to retire from international football ahead of the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt. Gyan took to his twitter handle to announce the u-turn, which he said was influenced by a conversation with President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday. “A presidential request is one that cannot be disregarded,” the striker said on Twitter. “I have taken the request of His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in good faith, and will make myself available for selection by coach Kwasi Appiah to help win the AFCON trophy.” Gyan first walked away from the ... more
  • 10 hours Befuddled Newcastle United star Christian Atsu oblivious about Black Stars 2019 AFCON training start GhanaSoccernet
    Christian Atsu is in the dark over the itinerary of the Black Stars for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations and has rhetorically asked: ''When is the black stars starting training ?''. The Newcastle United star seems to be in a state of anxiety as he does not know when training for the tournament in Egypt will start.Atsu, a regular and a key player in Appiah's team had another outstanding season with Newcastle United and will be hoping to replicate the form at the Nations Cup.The 27-year old in a tweet disclosed his readiness to start training for the Africa Cup ... more
  • 10 hours Phoenix Rising FC captain Solomon Asante named in USL Team of the Week GhanaSoccernet
    Phoenix Rising FC captain Solomon Asante has been named in the USL Championship Team of the Week 11. Asante scored one goal in the 4-0 win against Las Vegas Light at home on Saturday.He provided one assist and created four chances in his first start since April 27 after personal reasons kept him out of the squad.Asante is now tied for the most assists on the team with Junior Flemmings at five apiece. ... more
  • 10 hours Dauda Mohammed happy to reach play-off final for Europa League qualification with Vitesse Arnhem GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian forward Dauda Mohammed is excited to help Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem reach the play-offs final for Europa League qualification in the Eredivisie. Arnhem, who finished fifth in the regular season reached the final after beating Gronigen 3-1 on Tuesday evening to record a 4-3 aggregate victory."What a way to qualify to the play offs finals. Great team performance. Still Believe," Mohammed posted on Twitter.On-loan Real Madrid sensation Martin Ødegaard opened the scoring just 120 seconds into the game, before experience forward Tim Matavž scored a brace to send the Vitas 3-0 up in 31 minutes.Groningen pulled one back through Kaj Sierhuis, ... more
  • 10 hours 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Srdjan Vasiljevic picks 27 players as Angola’s prelim squad GhanaSoccernet
    Angola announced on Tuesday a provisional list for this summer's Africa Cup of Nations, which is set to be played in Egypt from 21 June to 19 July.Coach Srdjan Vasiljevic named a 27-player list that includes 11 home-based players.Ahly's winger Hermenegildo 'Geraldo' Bartomlomeu makes part of the Angolan list for the continental competition.The 27-year-old joined Ahly in January from Angolan side Primiero de Agosto and has made many convincing displays, scoring three goals in 16 appearances with the Red Devils so far.Lazio defender Bastos Quissanga features in the list as well as Girona defender Jonas Ramalho.Angola will play in Group ... more
  • 10 hours Former Asante Kotoko chairman Georgido dies GhanaSoccernet
    Former Asante Kotoko C.E.O Mr. George Adu-Poku has passed on in the early hours of Wednesday morning, according to reports. Mr. Adu-Poku popularly known as Goergido in footballing circles, was the club chief from 1997, where he served two terms and made a significant impact at the club.After the two terms in Kumasi with Asante Kotoko, he joined Swedru All Blacks.Georgido, apart from football was also a successful businessman and was African representative for "Good year" Tyres.He was the Board Chairman of his Company Dangbe Salt Industry's Limited.&nbsp; ... more
  • 10 hours Hearts cannot be ready for Africa with these young players- former defender Sam Johnson GhanaSoccernet
    Former Hearts of Oak defender Sam Johnson is not sure the club can compete in Africa with the current squad. The Rainbow club has massively invested in youthful players for the NC Special competition, which is paying dividends with the club finishing top of top Zone B.Hearts have dominated the Zone with some impressive performances with players like Michelle Sarpong and Manaf Umar, both graduates of the club's youth team Auroras, being a delight to watch.However, former players of the club Sam Johnson believes the team lacks experience to make an impact in Africa."I don't think Hearts of Oak is ready ... more
  • 10 hours Gyan rescinds Black Stars retirement decision MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Captain of the national football team Asamoah Gyan has rescinded his decision to pull out of the squad ahead of another African football campaign in Egypt ... more
  • 11 hours Rescind your decision – Akufo Addo tells Asamoah Gyan Ghanaweb -Soccer
    President Nana Akufo-Addo has urged Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan to rescind his decision to retire from the national team. ... more
  • 11 hours Gyan makes U-turn on Black Stars retirement; ready for AFCON call up Ghanaweb -Soccer
    A presidential intervention has caused Ghanaian striker Asamoah Gyan to rescind his decision to permanently retire from the Black Stars and not to participate in the upcoming African Cup of Nations. ... more
  • 12 hours Asamoah Gyan rescinds retirement decision Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana International Asamoah Gyan has officially revealed that he is once again available for selection into the Black Stars after a request by President Nana Akufo-Addo. ... more
  • 13 hours Thomas Partey leaves options open on next move Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey has not ruled out a move away from the club this summer. ... more
  • 13 hours John Antwi set to leave Misr Lel-Makkasa in the summer Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghanaian forward John Antwi will be leaving Misr El Mikassa in the summer following interests from several clubs in the Arabian Gulf. ... more
  • 13 hours 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Two-time champions DR Congo announce provisional 32-man squad GhanaSoccernet
    DR Congo coach Jean-Florent Ibenge Ikwange has announced on Tuesday a provisional list for this summer's Africa Cup of Nations set to be played in Egypt between 21 June to 19 July.The list includes 32 players and will be trimmed to 23 players before the 11th of the next month.Zamalek loanee Kabongo Kasongo features in the list despite his lack of playing time with his new side Al-Wahda (SaudI Arabia).The striker joined the Saudi side last January in a six-month loan deal but a shoulder injury rendered him available for a long time.He scored four goals in ten appearances with ... more
  • 13 hours Barcelona bid Kevin Prince Boateng farewell as he returns to Sassuolo in the summer GhanaSoccernet
    Spanish giants Barcelona have said their final goodbyes to Ghanaian forward Kevin Prince Boateng as he leaves for Sassuolo in the summer. The on-loan Sassuolo forward's season at Barcelona came to an end after he was ruled out of the Copa del Rey final against Valencia due to injury.Boateng endured a torrid time at Barcelona failing to score a goal in four appearances for the Catalan club.When the 32-year old joined Barcelona, it was reported the club had an option of making the deal permanent if he impresses manager Ernesto Velverde.But it is clear, the 2010 Ghana world cup star failed ... more
  • 13 hours Ghanaian forward John Antwi set to leave Misr El Mikassa in the summer GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian forward John Anwi will be leaving Misr El Mikassa in the summer following interests from several clubs in the Arabian gulf. The striker, who has been outstanding for the clearing club in the Egyptian top flight league is believed to be interested in joining a new club.Having netted 11 times already this season, the Fayoumi based club will struggle to keep the Ghanaian who is reported to be on the radar of Egyptian giants Zamalek.According to information reaching GHANASoccernet, there are clubs from the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia that also seeking the signature of the attacker.Meanwhile, the 26-year ... more
  • 13 hours 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: South Africa include former Croatia, Switzerland defenders in provisional squad GhanaSoccernet
    South Africa have included defenders who have played for Croatia and Switzerland at age-limit levels in a provisional 30-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) in Egypt.Centre-back Nikola Tavares, 20, who is on the books of Crystal Palace, was born in Cape Town to Croatian parents.Right-back Joel Untersee, 25, on loan to FC Zurich from Empoli, left Johannesburg as a child with his Swiss parents.Both are eligible to play for South Africa because they have not represented their adopted countries in a senior competitive match.Coach Stuart Baxter said Tuesday that the pair will be considered for the ... more
  • 13 hours Gyan’s ‘tirade’, Akufo-Addo’s intervention criticised Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Two respected Ghanaian sports journalists have said Asamoah Gyan’s reaction to the decision not to make him captain of the Black Stars during the upcoming Afcon has been appalling. ... more
  • 13 hours Gyan has not rescinded Ghana retirement decision yet Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan has not rescinded his decision to retire from international football following a captaincy misunderstanding, footballmadeinghana. ... more
  • 13 hours Former Asante Kotoko chairman Georgido dies Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Former Asante Kotoko C. ... more
  • 13 hours Barcelona bid Kevin Prince Boateng farewell as he returns to Sassuolo in the summer Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Spanish giants Barcelona have said their final goodbyes to Ghanaian forward Kevin Prince Boateng as he leaves for Sassuolo in the summer. ... more
  • 14 hours Gyan’s ‘tirade’, Akufo-Addo’s intervention criticised MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Two Ghanaian sports journalists have said Asamoah Gyan’s reaction to the decision not to make him captain of the Black Stars during the upcoming Afcon has been appalling. ... more
  • 16 hours Fit-again Ghanaian youngster Emmanuel Adjei Sowah to remain at RSC Anderlecht GhanaSoccernet
    Fit-again Ghanaian right-back Emmanuel Adjei Sowah is set to remain at Belgian giants RSC Anderlecht in the 2019/20 campaign.The 21-year-old was earmarked as one of the top products to come out of the Purple and Whites youth set-up.Blessed with oodles of ability, Sowah's career never quite took off due to persistent injuries.The former Dreams FC youth star missed the whole of the Regular season, failing to feature in any of the side’s playoffs games.Sowah was widely reported to be heading for the exit as a free agent but his representatives have informed the Brussels-based outfit that their client has a ... more
  • 16 hours EXCLUSIVE: Ghanaian winger Eric Ocansey emerges as KV Krotrijk target GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian winger Eric Ocansey has emerged as a transfer target for Belgian side KV Kortrijk in the summer transfer window, GHANASoccernet.com can exclusively report.The versatile KAS Eupen star is wanted to bolster Kortrijk's wide options as they bid to improve upon their last term's 8th place finish.Ocansey has been one of the most consistent performers for KAS Eupen since joining in 2015.The 21-year-old exhibited his versatility for Claude Makelele's side after excelling as a make-shift right-back in several games.Reports reaching GHANASoccerenet.com suggest that the Tema-born attacker is on KV Kortrijk's radar and might command a fee of €9 million.Despite having ... more
  • 16 hours Michael Essien’s message to Persib Bandung this season GhanaSoccernet
    Former Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has sent a good luck message to Persib Bandung ahead of the 2019 Indonesian League 1.Essien, who had the status as a 2017 marque player showed his support before Persib played the first match against Persipura at the Si Jalak Harupat Stadium last Saturday.The Ghanaian uploaded photos on his Instagram page to wish his former employers luck."Good luck to all my friends at Persib. I pray for the best for this season, "Essien wrote.The message seemed to enliven his ex-teamates as they won the game 1-0 courtesy Robert Alberts solitary strike.&nbsp;View this post on Instagram&nbsp;Good luck to my old ... more
  • 16 hours ‘We are born to be leaders’ – Solar Ayew Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Solar Ayew, Uncle of Andre Dede Ayew says his family members are born to be leaders and has no doubt the former Marseille star man can lead the Black Stars to lift the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title. ... more
  • 17 hours Herbert Mensah re-commits to ‘Women in Ghana Rugby’ Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Mr Herbert Mensah, President and Board Chairman of Ghana Rugby, re-confirmed his commitment to the development of “Women in Ghana Rugby” following the announcement by World Rugby that a global campaign to revolutionise women’s rugby has been launched globally. ... more
  • 17 hours Gyan must retire with no bitterness – MP Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Member of Parliament for Mpohor Constituency and Chairman of Parliament’s Select Committee on Youth, Sports and Culture Hon. ... more
  • 20 hours Ghana does not belong to Asamoah Gyan, he can go – Grunsah Ghanaweb -Soccer
    There have been diverse reactions from pundits and fans alike following the shock announcement of Asamoah Gyan’s retirement from the Ghana national team on Monday. ... more
  • 20 hours Crystal Palace will re-try to sign £5m-rated Jordan Ayew from Swansea Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Crystal Palace are expected to make another move to sign striker Jordan Ayew on a permanent deal. ... more
  • 20 hours 2019 AFCON: In-form defender John Boye axed from leaked 29-man Ghana provisional squad Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Experienced defender John Boye is conspicuously missing in a leaked Black Stars provisional Squad for the Nations Cup in Egypt this summer. ... more
  • 20 hours 2019 AFCON: David Duncan, Mas-Ud Dramani and Sellas Tetteh to scout for Ghana in Egypt Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Three Ghanaian coaches Mas-ud Dramani, Sellas Tetteh and David Duncan will scout for Ghana at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations According to reports, Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah submitted the list to the Normalisation Committee and Black Stars management committee on Monday. ... more
  • 20 hours Asamoah Gyan rescinds Ghana retirement decision, accepts general captain role at AFCON Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan has reversed his decision to quit international football just 24 hours after angrily retiring from the Black Stars, Ghanasoccernet. ... more
  • 21 hours Today in history: Awudu Issaka records historic hat-trick as Ghana thrash Tunisia 7-0 Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">The Black Starlets dismantled their Tunisian counterparts in the maiden Africa U-17 Championship with Awudu Issaka scoring the first hat-trick in the competition’s history in Mali on Sunday 21st May, 1995</p> <p class="">Abu Iddrisu put Ghana into the driving sea after about nine chances that fell for the Starlets had been wasted within the first 40 minutes.</p> <p class="">In the 42nd minute, Baba Sule doubled the lead when he headed the ball home before Awudu Issaka scored the first of his three to begin his historic mission.</p> <p class="">Issaka Issaka danced his way through the Tunisian defence and in ... more
  • 22 hours Today in History: Sam Johnson’s hat-trick inspires Hearts of Oak to CAF Winner’s Cup quarters Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Sam Johnson played the game of his life as he scored three goals to inspire Hearts of Oak to a 4-0 victory over their Cameroonian counterparts Olympic Mvolye on Sunday 21st May 1995 at the Accra Sports Stadium and consequently qualified to the quarterfinals of the CAF Winner’s Cup.</p> <p class="">Sam Johnson, the skipper of the Phobians was given a ride on the shoulders of the fans for his thrilling performance.</p> <p class="">Sam Johnson gave Hearts of Oak the lead in the 5th minute after he managed to beat the offside trap and rifled a left-foot shot from an ... more
  • 22 hours Breaking News: Asamoah Gyan rescinds Ghana retirement decision, accepts general captain role at AFCON GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan has reversed his decision to quit international football just 24 hours after angrily retiring from the Black Stars, Ghanasoccernet.com can exclusively reveal.The Turkey-based striker has now accepted to role of being the General Captain of the Black Stars after quitting the team over Kwesi Appiah's decision to strip him of the captaincy.Gyan will announce his decision to return to side in the coming hours - sources close to the striker have told Ghana's leading football news website, Ghanasoccernet.comHis decision to reverse his international came after Ghana President Nana Akufo Addo spoke to him on Tuesday to ... more
  • 22 hours Breaking News: Ghana President Akufo-Addo orders Asamoah Gyan to rescind retirement decision GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana leader Nana Akufo Addo has ordered former national team captain Asamoah Gyan to rescind his decision retirement from international football.The president of the West African country made the order when he spoke to the the iconic striker on Tuesday evening just one day after his quit the national team in anger.Gyan quit on Monday just weeks before the Africa Nations Cup sparking a huge national debate and disquiet in many quarters.Gyan said his decision had been taken as a way to protest a plan by coach Kwesi Appiah to deny him the opportunity of captaining the Black Stars in next ... more
  • 1 day 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: David Duncan, Mas-Ud Dramani and Sellas Tetteh to scout for Ghana in Egypt GhanaSoccernet
    Three Ghanaian coaches Mas-ud Dramani, Sellas Tetteh and David Duncan will scout for Ghana at the 2019 Africa Cup of NationsAccording to reports, Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah submitted the list to the Normalisation Committee and Black Stars management committee on Monday.Dramani has been working with Danish side Nordsjaelland as an assistant coach.2009 FIFA U20 World Cup winner Tetteh joins with his vast experience having worked as head coach for Rwanda and Sierra Leone.Duncan has been out of work since parting ways with Kumasi Asante Kotoko in 2016.He previously handled Ghana Premier League side Great Olympics, Sekond Hasaacas, AshantiGold and Hearts ... more
  • 1 day Thomas Partey set to be named Ghana deputy captain GhanaSoccernet
    Atletico Madrid star Thomas Partey is set to be named the deputy captain of the senior national team following the retirement of Asamoah Gyan. Gyan announced his retirement from the Black Stars on Monday after he was told by coach Kwesi Appiah that another player will be the captain at the Nations Cup.The absence of Gyan in Egypt means Andre Ayew will be the next captain of the team, since he has been the deputy to the Kayserispor attacker in the last seven years.Partey has been made captain in the absence of both players in recent times, and he is expected ... more
  • 1 day Akufo-Addo backs Kwesi Appiah’s new Black Stars captain decision MyJoyOnline -Sports
    President Akufo-Addo has backed the decision by Coach Kwasi Appiah to hand over the captaincy of the Black Stars, to a different player other than Asamoah Gyan. ... more
  • 1 day StarTimes to broadcast 2019 Copa Del Rey final MyJoyOnline -Sports
    Africa’s leading digital TV operator StarTimes has announced that they will broadcast live the 2018–19 Copa Del Rey final between Barcelona and Valencia on May 25 2019. ... more
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