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Number 12 exposé Odotei Sowah feels exonerated

THE MEMBER of Parliament for La Dadekotopong Constituency says he was not startled by the revelations in the Anas documentary since he has been a preacher of corruption in football under Kwesi Nyantakyi’s regime. In an interview with Ashh FM  in Kumasi, the Deputy Communications Minister said that he was …

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Osei Palmer angry at GHALCA

THE BANKROLLER of Tema Youth Football Club, Mr Wilfred Osei Palmer, has vowed not to attend any congress of Ghana League Club Association (GHALCA) should the association call for one. Mr Osei Palmer insisted GHALCA had to heed the call of the government to suspend any football-related activities and there …

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I didn’t want to be hounded out – Nyantakyi explains resignation

BY KOBINA WELSING  FORMER PRESIDENT of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Kwesi Nyantakyi, has explained that he resigned from his post because he did not want to be hounded out. In what appears to be a private conversation with a close associate, the former 1st Vice President of CAF said Ghanaians …

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Russia 2018 World Cup update

Fixtures Group A Egypt Russia Saudi Arabia Uruguay   Group B Iran Morocco Portugal Spain   Group C Australia Denmark France Peru   Group D Argentina Croatia Iceland Nigeria   Group E Brazil Costa Rica Serbia Switzerland   Group F Germany Korea Republic Mexico Sweden   Group G Belgium England …

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Janet Amponsah wins ‘Athlete of the Year’ again

SPRINTER JANET Amponsah was over the weekend crowned the Women’s Athlete of the Year. At the awards ceremony held at Kempiski Hotel Gold Coast City on Saturday, Ms Amponsah beat competition from the likes of new sensation Hor Halutie to win the award for the second time in three years. …

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GWBF calls off Friday’s demonstration

SPORTS DESK GHANA WHEELCHAIR Basketball Federation (GWBF) has called on all wheelchair basketball players in the country to put on hold the intended demonstration which is to come off on Friday, June 15, 2018. This is contained in a press release issued in Accra signed by the Acting Director General …

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Pay all footballers if you have dissolved GFA .Grusah tells gov’t

OWNER OF Kumasi-based King Faisal, Abdul Karim Grusah, has asked the government to pay all footballers in the country if it has dissolved the Ghana Football Association (GFA). His disagreement with the government stems from the 1992 Constitution, which recognises the FA as a private organisation and giving it an autonomous status. …

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Hearts of Oak terminates coach Wellington’s contract

HEARTS OF Oak coach Henry Wellington’s contract has been terminated following the team’s poor run in the first round of the Zylofon Cash Premier League.  The former assistant coach of Kotoko has paid the price for a hugely unconvincing campaign that has left his side in 12th place on the …

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Kingsley Sarfo jailed two years in Sweden for child rape

GHANA WINGER, Kingsley Sarfo, has been jailed two years and eight months in Swedish prison for two child rape counts, a Malmo District Court ruled last Friday morning. The 23-year-old had been in cells for some time now after he was charged with defilement in Sweden. Although he pleaded not …

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Winter break for Premier League clubs in February from 2019-20

ENGLISH PREMIER League clubs will have a winter break in February from the 2019-20 season, the Football Association has announced. The break will be staggered across two weeks, with five matches on the first weekend and five on the following. The FA Cup fifth round will be moved to midweek …

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