Ghana captain Isaac Twum will not take self-glory despite winning the best player at the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. The midfielder was named the most valuable player of the tournament after helping the Black Stars B clinch the title on home soil.
Upper East Region are the new Champions of the National GOALBALL Championship. Upper East were crowned Champions after beating Greater-Accra 9-5 in the finals played at the newly constructed Sports Hall at the University of Cape Coast.
Ex-Hearts of Oak coach Yaw Preko has revealed the Ghanaian giants nearly transferred defender Vincent Atinga for failing to impress. The 21-year-old towering center-back emerged one of Ghana’s top stars in the 2017 WAFU scoring two goals in 6 games.
Striker Stephen Sarfo was adjudged the top scorer at the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. The Berekum Chelsea forward scored four goals in the competition to beat countryman Vincent Atinga and Winful Cobbinah who scored two goals each.
Ghana’s Black Stars B ran riot at Nigeria’s Super Green Eagles hammering them 4-1 to lift the 2017 WAFU tournament trophy in Cafe Coast in the Ghanaian Central Region on Sunday evening. Striker Stephen Sarfo hit a brace as Hearts of Oak pair Vincent Atinga and Winful Cobbinah added the other goals.
Ghana coach Maxwell Konadu has named an unchanged side to face Nigeria in the 2017 WAFU final, Ghana Sports Online can confirm. The former Ghana international has kept faith in the side that defeated Niger in the semi-finals.
Ghanaian youngster Abu Danladi scored a late finish for Minnesota United when they battered FC Dallas 4-1 in the American MLS on Saturday. The 21-year-old has now scored 7 league goals in 22 games for the United who trounced Dallas to make it two wins out of two.