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Locally-based players deserve assistance

BY ABEL MANOMEY FROM SEPTEMBER 2015 to December 2016, I began a journey and ended successfully with one of the fastest-growing football clubs in Ghana, which I adore and love, Kotoku Royals Football Club, which has developed me to become a better player. I was then in level 300 at …

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Presby catechist commits suicide

BY KOJO ANSAH THE ODIKRO of Pokrom-Nsaba, near Nsawam in the Akuapem South District of the Eastern Region, Nana Ayesu Agyei, has been found dead in his bathroom. Nana Agyei, 67, also a former Catechist of the Resurrection Congregation of the Presbyterian Church in the community, was found dead in …

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YoSo to hold first female scouting tournament

YOUTHAGE STRATEGIC Organisation (YoSo), in partnership with FC Minsk (Belarus), will from Wednesday, January 10, 2018, to Saturday, January 20, 2017, organise the first ever female scouting tournament in Accra. The event, dubbed ‘YoSo Women All Stars Tournament’, will recruit young but skilful and talented female footballers in the country …

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Accra to host maiden edition of ‘Tour du Accra’

THE MAIDEN edition of the ‘Tour du Accra’ is set to come off this weekend from Friday, December 15, 2017 to Sunday, December 17, 2017. The Tour will see three categories being battled in – the prologue, individual time trial and road race. A statement issued and copied to the …

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Ghana volleyball federation trains sports journalists

BY ROLAND B. TAMAKLOE THE GHANA Volleyball Association has organised a seminar for sports journalists in Accra on the rules and regulation of the game at the Media Centre of the Accra Sports Stadium. The objective of the seminar held yesterday was to help understand and equip the journalists with …

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NSA Deputy General calls for sponsorship for taekwondo

BY ROLAND B. TAMAKLOE THE DEPUTY General of the National Sports Authority (NSA) Mr SakaAcquayehas wooed corporate bodies in the country to support and sponsor taekwondo as the sport is gaining popularity within the second cycle schools. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the two days 40th Korean Cup Taekwondo …

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Rolling Rockets in Nigeria for intl. friendly

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE GHANA skate soccer team, the Rolling Rockets, would take up their counterparts from Nigeria in an international friendly on Saturday, December 9, 2017, in Lagos. The team, who arrived safely on Wednesday and are lodging and camping at Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja, will be train …

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Osafo Maafo has no moral right to preach anti-corruption in football – Nyaho

FORMER GHANA Football Association (GFA) Chairman, Dr Nyaho Nyaho Tamakloe, says former Sports Minister, Yaw Osarfo Maafo, has no moral right to preach anti-corruption in Ghana football. He said Osafo Maafo, who is now Senior Minister, should stop behaving like a ‘’good boy’’. ADVERTISING Osafo Maafo, who is credited for …

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Asanteman Funeral: Kotoko Players, Head Coach Visit Otumfuo

The playing body for Kumasi Asante Kotoko paid a courtesy call on the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II at the Manhyia Palace to mourn with him ahead of the funeral rites of the late Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa the 16th. The playing body was lead by head coach, Steven Polack and …

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Cameroun sack coach Hugo Broos

Hugo Broos has been sacked as the coach of Cameroun,the normalisation committee that runs the Cameroun Football Federation (Fecafoot) announced on Monday. BROOS, WHO has enjoyed a successful spell in charge of Indomitable Lions, having led the team to victory at the last Africa Cup of Nations, was fired following …

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