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Mohammed Mahadi Elected Vice President Of African Confederation Of Fencing

The President of the Ghana Fencing Association (GFA) Mohammed Mahadi has been elected as a Vice President of the African Confederation of Fencing (ACF) at its elective congress held in Dakar, Senegal on 11th September, 2016. Mahadi, who polled 16 votes, was one of five candidates to be voted onto the executive body of the African continental body. Four other ...

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Swansea Gets New Manager

Bob Bradley is expected to make an immediate impact and lasting impression after being appointed as Swansea manager. The 58-year-old American was appointed as replacement for Francesco Guidolin on Monday, whose 10-month tenure ended on his 61st birthday. Former United States soccer boss Bradley will start at the Liberty Stadium on a contract until the end of the 2018/19 season ...

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Avram Grant Names Squad To Face Uganda In World Cup Qualifier

Ghana coach Avram Grant has named 23 players for Friday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uganda in Tamale. Norway-based midfielder Gilbert Koomson was handed his first Black Stars call-up in the squad. Midfielder Enoch Adu Kofi, who plays in Sweden, returns to the national team for the first time since December 2014. Captain Asamoah Gyan will lead the team that is dominated ...

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Balotelli sees red after sending Nice top of Ligue 1

Mario Balotelli had a bittersweet afternoon at the Allianz Riviera, where he scored a stunning winning goal to put Nice top of Ligue 1 but was later dismissed in the 2-1 win over Lorient. The Italy international, who was overlooked for a recall to the Azzurri this weekend despite his excellent form in France, shot brilliantly into the top corner ...

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RUSSIA 2018 QUALIFIER: Black Stars to arrive in Tamale on Tuesday

The Black Stars of Ghana are set to arrive in Tamale on Tuesday ahead of their 2018 World Cup group opener with the Cranes of Uganda. The team will assemble on Monday in Accra where preparation will start with their first training session to be held at the Accra Sports Stadium. The side will enplane to Tamale to continue with ...

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Asamoah Gyan Arrives in Ghana for Uganda Clash

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan was the first to arrive in the country for Friday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Uganda in Tamale.  The 30-year-old has peaked at the right time after he grabbed a sensational brace for Al Ahli in their 3-2 win over Al Shabab in the UAE League Cup on Thursday. Gyan, on loan from Shanghai SIPG, ...

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Allen punishes wasteful Manchester United

Stoke snatched a point at Manchester United as Joe Allen capitalised on a spill from David de Gea to punish the hosts’ lax first-half finishing. After a string of saves from Lee Grant before the break, United made the breakthrough when substitute Anthony Martial swept home a curling shot. It appeared to be a fatal blow to a Stoke side ...

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Atsu scores Newcastle’s winner against Rotherham

Ghana international Christian Atsu ensured Newcastle United managed a narrow 1-0 win over Rotherham United by scoring the solitary of the game for the Toons on Saturday afternoon. The Chelsea loanee negotiated for space on the left side of attack after receiving a pass from Jonjo Shelvey before sending home a beautiful curler in the 41st minute to win the ...

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FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup: Scintillating Japan overwhelm Ghana 5-0

Holders Japan defeated Ghana 5-0 on matchday two of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup at the Prince Mohammed International Stadium in Zarqa. U-17 Women’s World Cup holders Japan were too much to handle for perennial tournament participants Ghana from the start. Riko Ueki fired the Young Nadeshiko into an early lead on seven minutes taking Japan’s goals tally in ...

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Swansea 1-2 Liverpool: Milner penalty earns Reds narrow win

Liverpool ramped up the pressure on Man City and Tottenham following this impressive 2-1 win against Swansea. Jurgen Klopp’s side moved into second, but they were made to work for it and were a different side in the second half after an opening 45 minutes in which Swansea knocked them off their rhythm to take the lead through Leroy Fer. ...

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