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UEFA Champions League: Madrid too good for Roma

Real Madrid got their Champions League defence off to a winning start thanks to a comfortable victory over Roma. The Spanish side, looking to win the tournament for the fourth year in a row, dominated but were frustrated until Isco curled home from 25 yards out at the end of …

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Belgium and France top Fifa world rankings to be first ever joint-leaders

BY BBC SPORTS Belgium have moved to the top of the Fifa world rankings alongside World Cup winners France – the first time two teams have shared the top spot. Roberto Martinez’s side, who finished third in Russia, have moved up one place to top the ranking for the first …

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We petitioned FIFA to remove Alhaji Jawula from Normalisation Committee – Arhin

GENERAL MANAGER of Techiman Eleven Wonders, Takyi Arhin, has disclosed that he, together with the president of Techiman City FC, Charles Kwadwo Ntim, petitioned the FIFA delegation about the eligibility of Lepowura Alhaji MND Jawula to be a member of the Normalisation Committee. The FIFA delegation, which consisted of acting …

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Fallout from South Africa 2010 FIFA World Cup: Derek Boateng sues John Paintsil

• Over $20,000 borrowed money  BY MUNTALLA INUSAH  |   muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh FORMER GHANA international midfielder, Derek Boateng, and his friend, also an ex-Black Star defender, John Pantsil, are at each other’s throat following a suit commenced against Pantsil for a refund of $20, 000 he allegedly borrowed during Ghana’s participation in …

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Monaco sign CSKA Moscow midfielder

MONACO HAVE signed Russia midfielder Aleksandr Golovin from CSKA Moscow on a five-year contract for an undisclosed fee. Golovin was linked with Premier League side Chelsea but has completed a move to France two weeks before the start of the 2018-19 Ligue 1 season. “This is a new adventure for …

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Ex-Fifa Sec Gen loses appeal against 10-year ban

FORMER FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has lost his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) against his 10-year ban from football. Valcke, 57, was suspended in 2015 when Fifa ruled he had breached the body’s ethics code on a series of occasions. The Frenchman was originally given …

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I have unfinished business with the Black Stars — Says Muntari

VETERAN GHANAIAN midfielder Sulley Ali Muntari says he has not ruled out a return to the Black Stars and is keeping hope alive of making a return. The outspoken Muntari last represented Ghana at 2014 World Cup in Brazil, where a bust-up with an Executive Committee member of the Ghana …

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Andre Ayew was our top attacking target — Says Fenerbahce Sporting Director

DAMIEN COMOLLI, Fenerbahce Sporting Director, has revealed that getting Andre Ayew into the team for the coming season is high on their priority list in terms of summer acquisitions for the attacking role. Ayew completed a season-long loan move to the Turkish club from English Championship side, Swansea City, and …

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Essien obtains UEFA B coaching licence

BLACK STARS midfielder Michael Essien is now a UEFA B Licence holder after completing an intensive eight-day of UEFA B Residential Course. Essien, along with several other ex-internationals, were taken through classroom and practical sessions at the Football Association of Wales Coaching Education Centre in Wales. Essien completed the course …

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Minigolf preparation for Coca-Cola OAMC 2018 intensifiers

MINIGOLF TRAINING has intensified at Sports City Arena with attendance of over 80 minigolfers who improved their skills around the obstacles of the brand new 18-hole Minigolf championship course. There was also a meeting with Secretary General of Africa Minigolf Federation, Mr Talal Fattal, with the African players to discuss …

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