Uganda to play Madagascar friendly ahead of Ghana clash

The Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) has confirmed an international friendly match between Uganda Cranes and Madagascar. The practice match will be closed from the public but only fans who have purchased the discounted tickets for Ghana match will…

Fifa hands out sanctions over 2018 World Cup breaches

Fifa has handed out punishments to eight African nations for various offences committed during September’s 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Gabon fielded an ineligible player – Merlin Tandjigora, who should have been suspended – in the 3-0 home defeat by Ivory…

CHAN 2018: Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia and Morocco bid to become new hosts

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has confirmed that Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia and Morocco have bid to host CHAN 2018 after Kenya was stripped of hosting rights. A statement by Caf said: “At the end of the deadline for submission…

2018 Women’s Afcon: 11-member LOC inaugurated; Freda Prempeh is Chair

Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah has inaugurated the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for the 2018 Women’s African Cup of Nations to be hosted by Ghana. Freda Prempeh, a parliamentary representing the Tano North Constituency, was named Chairperson of the eleven-member committee…

2018 WCQ: Uganda Cranes commence preps for Ghana clash

The Uganda Cranes team will conduct two training sessions before facing a select team of Northern Uganda on Saturday. The first session shall be held on Thursday at Mandela National stadium in preparation and the second one on Friday in…

Enyimba reject Maxwell Konadu link

Enyimba yesterday dismissed reports that they were about signing Coach Maxwell Konadu, who just led Ghana to the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations victory over Nigeria. After Ghana’s 4-1 defeat of Nigeria, there were media reports that Enyimba had started…

CAF President offers Ghanaian pupils fully paid trip to Cairo

Two Ghanaian pupils have been honoured with a fully paid trip to visit to the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) headquarters in Cairo after CAF President Ahmad lauded their initiative to provide football kits for deprived children. Brothers Kwabena Enti,…

Maxwell Konadu: Wafu success makes up for CHAN disappointment

Ghana coach Maxwell Konadu believes winning the 2017 Wafu Cup of Nations will make up for their inability to qualify for next year’s African Nations Championship (CHAN). The Black Stars clobbered arch-rivals Nigeria 4-1 at the Cape Coast Stadium on…

Ghana runs riot over Nigeria to win 2017 Wafu Cup

Ghana were crowned the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations champions after thumping Nigeria 4-1 in the final at Cape Coasts Sports Stadium on Sunday.. A brace from Stephen Sarfo, a penalty from Vincent Atingah and an injury time strike from…

Wafu Cup: Niger beat Benin 2-1 to claim bronze medal

A goal in each half from Idrissa Halidou and Victorien Adebayor handed Niger the bronze medal at the 2017 Wafu Cup of Nations after beating Benin 2-1 in a third/fourth place play-off match at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Sunday.…

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