LATEST STORIES FROM GHANASOCCERNET

Government requested for Black Stars technical advisor- Sports Minister Ayariga

Ghana’s bench at the 2010 FIFA World Cup finals.Ghana’s Sports Minister Mahama Ayariga has confirmed that government requested for a Black Stars technical advisor to be appointed.The Ghana Football Association set up a three-man committee to find the suitable candidate and have shortlisted Serb Milovan Rajevac and Flemming Serritslev out of 16 applicants.Some football fans have...
Via Ghanasoccernet
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ghanaian youngster Kingsley Boateng eyes improved form at NAC

Kingsley BoatengGhanaian striker Kingsley Boateng is looking to make massive improvement on his individual skill while at Dutch club NAC Breda.The 20-year-old joined the Eredivisie club this summer on a three-year deal from Italian giants AC Milan after being farmed out on loan last season to Catania.Boateng is a man on a mission and aims to prove his worth at NAC Breda – believing...
Via Ghanasoccernet
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

OFFICIAL: Ghana midfielder Isaac Cofie seals loan move to Chievo Verona; begins training tomorrow

Isaac CofieGhana midfielder Isaac Cofie has sealed a loan move to Serie A side Chievo Verona from Genoa, GHANASoccernet.com can confirm.The 23-year-old will train with Eugenio Corini’s side on Friday for the first time ahead of the start of the 2014/2015 campaign.Cofie will be making a return to the Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi where he played during the 2012/2013 season and...
Via Ghanasoccernet
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Uganda turns to Ghana-based defender Joseph Ochaya on how to beat the Black Stars

Joseph OchayaUganda will rely on information being provided by Ghana-based defender Joseph Ochaya in order to beat the Black Stars in next month’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.Ghana opens its campaign towards qualification for next year’s finals to be staged by Morocco against the Cranes on September 6 in Kumasi.Uganda have shown immense seriousness towards playing against...
Via Ghanasoccernet
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ghana Premier League transfer window extended to September 30

First Capital Plus Premier LeagueThe deadline for registration of players by Premier League Clubs for the 2014-15 season has been extended to 30 September.The Ghana Football Association announced on Thursday the new directive.The decision was taken by the Executive Committee of the GFA after a study of the challenges facing Clubs in respect of the newly introduced online registration...
Via Ghanasoccernet
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Hearts coach Mohammed Polo alleges he was sabotaged by insiders

Mohammed PoloBy Rahman OsmanFollow Rahman on Twitter: @iamrahmanosmanFormer Hearts of Oak coach Mohammed Polo has accused members of the club of deliberately derailing his work during his short stint.Polo, known as Dribbling Magician during his playing days, had a torrid tenure replacing David Duncan who was dismissed unlawfully.Boardroom wrangling and player revolt meant Polo had...
Via Ghanasoccernet
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rajevac is delighted to be returning to Ghana – ex agent Goran Milovanovic

Milovan Rajevac with his ex agent Goran MilovanovicEx agent of Milovan Rajevac – Goran Milovanovic – says the Serbian coach is delighted with the prospect of working once more again with Ghana.The 60-year-old appear certain to be named the new technical adviser for the Black Stars having made the final two-man shortlist.Rajevac is up against Dane Flemming Serritslev for the new...
Via Ghanasoccernet
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rayo Vallecano open talks to sign Ghanaian youngster Mohammed Fatau

Mohammed FatauSpanish La Liga side Rayo Vallecano have begun negotiations to sign Ghanaian midfielder Mohammed Fatau.Rayo targeted the 21-year-old, owned by Udinese but on loan at Primera Division side Granada, during the January transfer window.But the Vallecans’ problem will be raising the cash to meet his asking price.It looks has no place in coach Joaquín Caparrós’ first...
Via Ghanasoccernet
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

FIVE European clubs chasing Ghana striker David Accam

David AccamFive European clubs including Stuttgart and Standard Liege are lining up to sign in-form Helsingborg striker David Accam.Also, French Ligue 1 duo RC Lens and Stade de Reims, who have labeled the player as the new “the new Majeed Waris”, have expressed huge interest in snapping him up.But both Lens and Reims will however prefer to move for PSG youngster Hervin Ongenda...
Via Ghanasoccernet
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

US Soccer chief administrative officer recounts memorable World Cup win over Ghana

Clint Dempsey (L) of the U.S. celebrates after scoring a goal against Ghana during their 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match at the Dunas arena in Natal June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (BRAZIL – Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)Brian Remedi recalls jumping out of his seat this summer when John Brooks’ header put the United States men’s national soccer team ahead against Ghana...
Via Ghanasoccernet
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kumasi-based sports journalist Joachim Bokeem let off the hook by 2014 World Cup Commission

A sober looking Samuel Joachim BokeemSports Journalist Samuel Joachim Bokeem got off with a slap on the hand before the 2014 World Cup Commission over a contemptuous case.The Kumasi-based journalist is alleged to have made statements on his radio program considered contemptuous and derogatory to the work of the Presidential Commission set up to probe into Ghana’s shambolic outing...
Via Ghanasoccernet
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH video: Former Ghana and Hearts of Oak star Quaye speaks to GHANAsoccernet’s Akyereko Frimpong

Dan Quaye is a former Hearts of Oak heroFormer Accra Hearts of Oak defender Dan Quaye insists he has not gotten to the end of the road with his international career and hopes to gain a recall.But how he will negotiate his way back into Kwesi Appiah’s squad, he explains in the VIDEO below.Watch…….
Via Ghanasoccernet
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Celtic manager Ronny Deila delighted over Mubarak Wakaso capture

Mubarak Wakaso has been unveiled by Scottish side CelticManager Ronny Deila believes that Mubarak Wakaso will strengthen the Celtic squad with his experience following his arrival at the Scottish side.The Ghana international joined the Scottish champions yesterday on a season-long loan deal from Russian outfit Rubin Kazan.Deila said that he has been scouring the market for a hardworking...
Via Ghanasoccernet
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Modena’s Amidu Salifu suspended for Coppa Italia tie against Palermo

Salifu AmiduGhanaian midfielder Amidu Salifu is suspended for Modena’s Coppa Italia fourth round tie against Cagliari in December.The 21-year-old has accumulated yellow cards after picking up a yellow card in their 3-0 win over Palermo last Saturday.Salifu came off the bench in the 59th minute to replace Riccardo Nardini.He is on loan from Serie A side Fiorentina for a second successive...
Via Ghanasoccernet
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

2014 World Cup commission establishes conflict of interest against Project Coordinator Fred Darko

Fred Darko is the Managing Director of Evolution InternationalA case of a conflict of interest appear to have been established between Fred Darko, Project Coordinator for Ghana’s participation at the 2014 World Cup and his company Evolution International.Darko was appointed by the Sports Ministry to help raise funds from corporate bodies to sponsor Ghanaian fans to Brazil to cheer...
Via Ghanasoccernet
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso unveiled by Scottish side Celtic

Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso was unveiled by Celtic on ThursdayGhana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso was unveiled by Scottish side Celtic in Glasgow on Thursday, 24 hours hours after completing his move from Russian side Rubin Kazan.Wakaso, 24, who played in the World Cup, arrives on a one-year loan deal with Celtic having the option to buy the player from Russian side Rubin Kazan.The...
Via Ghanasoccernet
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Renewals strengthen Sunderland’s ties with Africa

Sunderland playersSunderland have further strengthened their ties with the African continent after signing renewals with the Tanzanian Tourist Board and South African Airways, reports, www.sportspromedia.com.As the club’s official tourism partner, the Tanzania Tourist Board will continue to use the reach and appeal of the Premier League to promote the country as a leading tourist...
Via Ghanasoccernet
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

EXCLUSIVE: Red Bull Salzburg seek loan deal for Hellas Verona’s whiz kid Alimeyaw Salifu

Salifu AlimeyawGHANASoccernet.com can exclusively report that Austrian giants Red Bull Salzburg have inquired about securing Ghanaian teenager Alimeyaw Salifu on loan from Italian side Hellas Verona.According to GHANASoccernet.com sources, Verona are open to negotiation but they would prefer a permanent deal.Salifu, the former Bechem United player, was sold to the Serie A side last...
Via Ghanasoccernet
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Black Stars technical adviser must work with all national teams – Sports minister

Mahama Ayariga says the adviser must work with all the national teamsBlack Stars in-coming technical adviser must work on all Ghana’s national football sports, Ghana sports minister Mahama Ayariga has revealed.The Black Stars are on the verge of getting a new technical adviser to help coach Kwesi Appiah as the Ghana FA seeks to boost the performance of the side after a shambolic...
Via Ghanasoccernet
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan performs circumcision in UNAIDS project in Malawi

Asamoah Gyan helped in the performance of circumcision Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan visited and helped in the performance of a circumcision upon his arrival in Blantyre as part of his humanitarian work with UNAIDS.The Black Stars striker is in Malawi as part of the international body’s HIV/AIDS awareness campaign – Protecting the Goal.Circumcision is considered a vital feature...
Via Ghanasoccernet
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Gyan dedicates hot Asian Champions League form to Al Ain teammates

Asamoah Gyan is the leading scorer in the Asian Champions LeagueGhana striker Asamoah Gyan has dedicated his hot scoring form in the AFC Asian Champions League campaign to his Al Ain teammates.The Black Stars captain stretched his lead at the top of the goalscorer’s chart to 12 in Al Ain’s heroic victory at Al Ittihad on Tuesday night which sealed the UAE giants’ place in the...
Via Ghanasoccernet
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

EXCLUSIVE: Ghana-Uganda match moved to September 6

Ghana’s squad at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that their game against Uganda Cranes in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier will be played on Saturday, 06 September. Edgar Watson, the Chief Executive Officer of the Uganda FA told MTNFootball.com on Thursday that their counterparts in Ghana had communicated that they have moved the game...
Via Ghanasoccernet
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ghana FA technical director Oti Aketeng blasts ‘fake’ agents for player exodus

Francis Oti AkentenGhana Football Association Technical Director Francis Oti Akenteng has blamed agents for the massive player exodus in the Ghana Premier League.Akenteng, who doubles as a CAF Instructor, says these agents convince promising to obscure leagues at the expense of Ghana top-flight.The Ghana Premier League has lost more budding talents to foreign leagues to the detriment...
Via Ghanasoccernet
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

David Duncan’s lawyer insists Great Olympics return not sealed

David DuncanThe legal representative David Duncan has poured cold water on reports gaining currency that the former Hearts of Oak coach is close to agreeing a deal with Great Olympics.Lawyer Amoah Larbi says his client will be available on the transfer market after 10 November.Duncan, 50, had his contract with Hearts unlawfully terminated last November and won a legal dispute worth...
Via Ghanasoccernet
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Black Queens end strike over unpaid bonuses; return to training

Black QueensThe Black Queens have returned to training days after staging a boycott due to unpaid bonuses.Head coach Yusif Basigi says he persuaded the striking players to return to training ahead of the 2014 African Women Champions to be staged in Namibia.“I have done my best to persuade them to get back to training. The management has also assured them that all what is owed...
Via Ghanasoccernet
15 hours ago  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Ghanasoccernet
All the latest news on Ghana soccer, African soccer, videos, interviews and results
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.