PICTURES: Ghanaian giants Hearts fix modern swimming pool at training grounds

Ghanaian giants Accra Hearts of Oak have installed modern movable swimming pool at the club’s training grounds at Pobiman to improve training and player readiness.

The 2000 CAF Champions League and Super Cup winner installed the facility on Friday as Kim Grant seeks to improve the readiness of his charges for games.

Kwesi Appiah confirms Ghana contract renewal talks

  • Jan 3, 2019

Ghana coach James Kwesi Appiah has confirmed talks are underway to renew his contract as head coach of the Black Stars. Rumours on Tuesday claimed the 58-year-old has signed an extension contract with the Ghana FA.

Ghana striker Jordan Ayew on target for Crystal Palace in crucial win at Wolves

  • Jan 2, 2019

Black Stars striker Jordan Ayew registered the opening goal for Crystal Palace who were happy campers with a 2-0 away win over Wolverhampton Wanderers in the English Premier League on Wednesday night. The 27-year-old scored in the 83rd minute for Roy Hodgson’s Eagles to record his first Premier League goal of the season in 13...

Patrick Twumasi returns to Deportivo Alaves after marriage ceremony

  • Jan 2, 2019

Patrick Twumasi has rejoined group training after being excused by his Club Deportivo Alaves to commemorate his fifth year marriage ceremony. The 25-year-old was in Ghana to mark his wedding anniversary with his wife Lydia Mould Twumasi during the Christmas holidays. Twumasi and his wife reignited their marriage vows after five years. The player returned...

Tema Youth boss Winfred Osei confirms interest in Ghana FA presidency

  • Jan 2, 2019

Tema Youth owner Winfred Osei Parma has confirmed his intentions to contest the 2019 Ghana Football Association Presidency. Parma, one of the renowned football administrators in the country becomes the third to officially show interest in the vacant post after former FA vice George Afriyie and Phar Rangers CEO Nana Yaw Amponsah all declared their...

Former Hearts & Kotoko stars Bortey, Akwaffo launch new player welfare union

  • Jan 2, 2019

Former Hearts of Oak star Bernard Don Bortey was in attendance as former Asante Kotoko midfielder Francis Akwaffo Boateng launched a new player welfare and development union. The body, known as Great United Footballers Association (GUFA), was launched in Kumasi last Friday with over 250 members taking part in a float in Kumasi, according to nqanews.blogspot.com.

Transfer Rumour: Kwame Boahene set for Kotoko exit as Porcupine Warriors fail to open contract renewal talks

  • Jan 2, 2019

Attacker Kwame Boahene’s stay at Asante Kotoko could be coming to an end next season, according to rumours from Kumasi. The 25-year-old signed a three-year-contract with the Porcupine Warriors after leaving Medeama two years ago.

Hearts of Oak back to training after Christmas break

  • Jan 2, 2019

Ghanaian giants Accra Hearts of Oak returned to practice at the Pobiman Training Center on Wednesday after a eleven-day break for the Christmas and New Year festivities. The Phobians trained for the last time in 2018 on December 21 with head coach Kim Grant telling journalist Betty Yawson in a video interview he needs his...

Jordan Ayew’s future with Crystal Palace under threat as Eagles plot move for Dominic Solanke

  • Jan 1, 2019

Jordan Ayew’s place at Crystal Palace is under threat after the Eagles reportedly submitted a loan offer for Liverpool attacker Dominic Solanke. Solanke could be Palace’s first signing after manager Roy Hodgson reportedly expressed interest in the 25-year-old. Ayew has been struggling to find his feat since joining Crystal Palace on loan from Swansea City...

Oshoala, Ordega and Kgatlana battle for CAF women’s player of the year

  • Jan 1, 2019

  Nigeria duo Asisat Oshoala and Francisca Ordega, and South African Chrestinah Thembi Kgatlana have made the final three for the Women’s Player of the Year 2018. The three made the cut after a performance-filled year which saw them make headlines at both club and national levels. Oshoala, winner for the past two years with...