National Teams

Akunnor’s son Jesaja Hermann and John Yeboah put Hertha Berlin to the sword in Germany

C K Akunnor’s son Charles Jesaja Hermann continued his impressive scoring run in the German Junior Bundesliga by scoring the opener for Wolfsburg U19 in their 3-1 away win over Hertha Berlin on Saturday.

His Ghanaian compatriot John Yeboah Zamora netted the other two goals for Wolfsburg. The youngster has now scored 8 Junior Bundesliga goals for Wolfsburg.

Jeffrey Schlupp on target for Crystal Palace in West Ham reverse

  • Dec 8, 2018

Ghanaian wing-half Jeffrey Schlupp came off the bench to score one of the consolation goals for Crystal Palace in their 3-2 away defeat at West Ham United in the English Premier League on Saturday.

The 25-year-old was introduced on the 55th minute by Palace manager Roy Hodgson and he scored the Eagles’ second consolation goal in the 76th minute.

Potential Black Stars striker Ekuban scores again for Trabzonspor in Turkey

  • Dec 8, 2018

Budding Ghanaian striker Caleb Ekuban climbed off the bench to score his third goal of the season for Trabzonspor as they posted a 3-0 home win over Konyaspor in the Turkish top-flight.

The 24-year-old was introduced in the 69th minute by Trabzonspor and he put his name on the score-sheet on the 77th minute mark.

Ghanaian Eddie Nketiah in Arsenal team to face Huddersfield

  • Dec 8, 2018

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has named Ghanaian youngster Edward Nketiah in the Gunners’ matchday squad for their clash with Huddersfield Town on Saturday afternoon.

The 19-year-old has featured consistently in Unai’s matchday squad as he was named in the team that drew 2-2 at Manchester United last weekend but was unused.

OFFICIAL: GFA Normalisation Committee suspends announcement of AD-HOC Committees

  • Dec 8, 2018

The Ghana FA Normalisation Committee has officially confirmed the suspension of the announcement and inauguration of its ad-hoc committees, according to a statement.

Reports in the local press claimed the Normalisation Committee had populated the improvised committees with critics of the Nyantakyi led administration, leaking names Kudjoe Fianoo, Kurt Okraku and many others.

Ghanaian teen sensation David Boateng powers Crystal Palace to FA Youth Cup win

  • Dec 8, 2018

Ghanaian teenage midfielder David Boateng scored the opening goal for Crystal Palace U18 as they claimed a 2-1 win over Cogenhoe United in the English FA Youth Cup on Thursday.

Boateng, 17, opened the scoring for Palace in the 50th minute, which was cancelled out almost immediately by the hosts’ Jack Mullally.

Ghana winger Frank Acheampong happy to beat the drop in Chinese Super League

  • Dec 6, 2018

Ghana international Frank Acheampong says he is happy to have escaped relegation from the Chinese Super League with his side Tianjin Teda.

The 25-year-old raked in 17 goals in 2312 league minutes in the season.

Ghana pair Wakaso & Twumasi eliminated from Copa del Rey

  • Dec 6, 2018

Ghana internationals Wakaso Mubarak and Patrick Twumasi have been eliminated from Spain’s Copa del Rey competition after losing 4-3 on aggregate to Girona on Wednesday night.

With the first leg ending 2-2 at the Estadio de Mendizorroza Alaves needed positive results to maintain their place in the competition.

Ghana pair Mukarama and Teye’s goals nominated for FIFA goal award at U17 FIFA World Cup

  • Dec 5, 2018

A FIFA Committee has shortlisted goals scored by Ghanaian pair Abdulai Mukarama and Suzzy Teye for best goal of the tournament award at the 2018 FIFA U17 Female World Cup.

Mukarama, Ghana’s captain, scored a great strike for the Black Maidens when the West Africans dismantled hosts Uruguay 5-0. The Ladies Striker star netted a hat-trick in that game but her third goal has been nominated by FIFA for the award.

Feature: Nyantakyi’s eunuchs are now hounds shouting for accountability and transparency from Normalisation Committee and are comparable to irresponsible stray dogs

  • Dec 3, 2018

Kwesi Nyantakyi’s media apparatchiks calling for accountability and transparency from the Ghana FA Normalisation Committee are now yearning to dwell in an Utopian democratic dispensation which they unapologetically don’t deserve a feel of.

In thirteen (13) years of football administration in Ghana under the erstwhile administration, all organs of free flow of information which could have opened the valves of accountability were shut as club and national team contracts were shrouded in secrecy from stakeholders and the football masses alike.