‘Lowly’ Mauritania teaches Ghana, Africa a football lesson [with PHOTOS]

Nouakchott, MAURITANIA – Yakoub is 13. “I cannot think of anything else apart from playing football. And I’m not even supposed to be here!” By ‘here’, Yakoub (pictured in main photo) means the premises of the Football Federation of Mauritania (FFRIM). The place is a complex of structures. Considering that just up the road, the buildings […]

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Villarreal defender charged with attempted murder in Spain

Ruben Semedo (pictured playing against Lionel Messi), was a 14m euros signing from Sporting Lisbon last summer Villarreal defender Ruben Semedo appeared in court on Thursday charged with attempted murder. The court in Lliria, near Valencia, also charged the 23-year-old with robbery, assault, “illegal detention” and possession of illegal weapons. Semedo, who was arrested on […]

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Football club faces keeper crisis after goalie hurt by runaway cow

A Scottish Championship club is facing a selection headache after its reserve goalkeeper was hit by a runaway cow. Queen of the South’s Sam Henderson, 19, hurt his shoulder in the incident on his father’s farm. First choice goalkeeper Alan Martin is out with a thigh injury with Jack Leighfield standing in. Henderson was on […]

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Bastie Samir to headline new Glo campaign in Ghana

Ghana’s Super Middleweight star boxer, Bastie Samir, has signed a deal with telecommunications operator, Glo Mobile Ghana, on the company’s new marketing campaign in Ghana. The deal entails his involvement in the company’s advertising and promotional efforts in Ghana over the next one year. A statement from the company said, “this is a big boost […]

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Ghana’s Isaac Oduro bemoans AFC Leopards CAF Confederation Cup elimination

Isaac Oduro in action for AFC Leopards Ghanaian left back Isaac Oduro has lamented AFC Leopards elimination from the CAF Confederation Cup competition exit. The Kenyan giants needed to score in the return leg encounter against Madagascan outfit Fosa Junior to ensure a safe passage to the next phase of the CAF Confederation Cup competition […]

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Muntari completes short-term move to Deportivo La Coruna

Former Ghana international Sulley Muntari has earned a four-month loan move to Spanish outfit Deportivo La Coruna after impressing on trials.  Muntari’s deal with the club runs until the end of the season and he is expected to bring his wealth of experience on board as the Galatian club fight to escape relegation. According to reports […]

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Ghana FA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi congratulates Aduana Stars; laments Kotoko exit

Kwesi Nyantakyi President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi has commended Aduana Stars after progressing to the next phase of the CAF Champions League competition but expressed his disappointed with Asante Kotoko’s elimination from Africa. Aduana Stars advanced to the last phase of the qualifying round in the CAF Champions League after beating […]

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CAF CL progression excites Aduana coach; ready for Setif

Aduana Stars coach Yussif Abubakar has expressed delight after his side managed to overturn a 1-0 deficit to qualify for the next round of CAF Champions League at the expense of Libya’s Al Tahaddy in Dormaa on Wednesday.  The Ghana Premier League champions scored two second-half goals courtesy of Elvis Opoku and Derrick Sassraku to […]

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Goil supports 43rd SWAG awards with GH¢50,000 sponsorship package

Indigenous oil marketing company, Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL), has presented a sponsorship package of GH¢50,000 to the President Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) towards the smooth organisation of the 43rd edition of the prestigious SWAG Awards night at a colourful ceremony in Accra on Tuesday, 20th February, 2018. Presenting the cheque for GH¢40,000 […]

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De Gea helps Man Utd earn creditable draw in first leg at Sevilla

David de Gea has kept 19 clean sheets so far this season. He has never kept more than 20 in a single campaign for Manchester United David de Gea’s stunning first-half save helped Manchester United claim a creditable draw at Sevilla in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie. The Spain keeper had […]

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