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Kotoko coach Steven Polack focused on his task

Coach Steven Polack and his players are not giving up their chase of the 2016/17 Premier League top spot as the coach has confirmed that they would currently not prioritise any of the two competitions in his quest to get the Porcupines back to fine form.  This season’s Premier League campaign still has 12 matches to end. According to the ...

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Ronaldo wants agent to force through return to Manchester United

Ronaldo has told Real Madrid he wants to leave the Bernabeu due to the state allegations of tax fraud. Manchester United, understandably given they have had their fingers burned in recent dealings with Real, are saying nothing, whilst, at the same time, investigating the reality of the situation behind the scenes. Amid all this, they still need a striker, so ...

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Referee Issaka Afful handed four-match ban

The Ghana Football Association has handed referee Issaka Afful a four-match ban for awarding two dubious penalties against Asante Kotoko in their 2-1 defeat at Medeama in April during a premier league game. Assistant referee one Kwesi Brobbey was also handed the same punishment by the FA. The Match Review Panel concluded that, their judgments or decisions in that particular ...

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Ghana could face FIFA sanctioning over Gyan’s customized arm band

The Ghana Football Association could be sanctioned by the Federation of International Football (FIFA) after “breaching” its laws of the game. Ghana’s sweet victory over Ethiopia has been marred by a controversy about the armband of skipper Asamoah Gyan who was spotted in customized band during the game. Gyan’s customized band which had his name and picture could not be ...

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Manchester United not expected to offer deal to Ibrahimovic

Manchester United are not expected to offer striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract when his current deal expires on 30 June. The 35-year-old agreed a one-year contract, with an option for second season, last summer. But the extension had not been triggered by the time the Swede suffered his season-ending knee ligament injury in April. The Premier League’s retained list ...

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Black Stars itinerary for Ethiopia qualifier

The Black Stars will arrive in Kumasi on Monday afternoon for Sunday’s 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia. Coach Kwesi Appiah and his players have been holding a non-residential training camp in Accra in preparation for the match. The team will move camp to Kumasi for the opening qualifying match as they will arrive in the Garden City ...

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French Open 2017: Defending champion Garbine Muguruza & Venus Williams out

Defending champion Garbine Muguruza was unhappy with a “really tough” crowd after defeat by home favourite Kristina Mladenovic at the French Open. The Spaniard, 23, lost 6-1 3-6 6-3 on a packed Suzanne Lenglen Court which gave its full backing to Mladenovic. Seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams’ defeat by Swiss Timea Bacsinszky means a new major champion will be crowned in ...

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Kwasi Appiah holds first Black Stars training session

Black Stars coach, Kwasi Appiah held his first training session with the senior national team yesterday with sixteen players at the Accra Sports Stadium. The session was Appiah’s first with the Black Stars ahead of his first competitive game, an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia scheduled for Sunday, June 11 at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. The ...

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Iniesta still wants to retire at Barcelona

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta still dreams of retiring at the La Liga giants, but admits he may have to move. Iniesta, 33, is out of contract in mid-2018 and his future is undecided, having made just 13 La Liga starts this season. But the midfield maestro said his wish was still to retire at Barca, a club he joined as ...

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