GFA Normalization: When the Falcon cannot hear the Falconer

Truly and indeed empty barrels make the most noise. What did you just say, young man? Sorry I did not know I was so loud, he said. I am only surprised at the behaviour of our current Governor. He seemed…

AWCON 2018: Cameroon fight back to beat Mali

The Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon came from a goal down to beat Mali 2-1 in their Group A opener on Saturday. The fierce encounter saw both teams creating chances in the opening minutes, with Fatoumata Doumbia and Fatoumata Diarra close…

The FIFA Normalisation Committee: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

News broke on Thursday, August 16 about FIFA’s decision to set up a normalisation committee to lead the process of reforming Ghana Football for and returning it to normalcy subsequently. The decision was arrived at following a fruitful meeting between…

Opinion: Why Sports Ministry’s response to FIFA threat is hollo and vacuous

I woke up to see a statement from the Sports Ministry responding to a FIFA letter issuing an ultimatum to the Ghana Government to withdraw a court process to dissolve the GFA before August 27 or risk being banned. After…

Anas writes: Of Ghana’s sporting heroes and villains – Secret behind #Number 12

It’s not my domain and I have done my best to remain in my terrain. Yet have I been hounded with a refrain of pleas I can no longer restrain. Our game is on the wane, they complain, and the…

Justin Gatlin: Ever been in his shoes? [Feature]

I HAVE! I am a Bolt lover and fanatic. Not because he is a winner but because he came from my kind of background, an underdog. I love the showmanship, the confidence, being himself wherever, his ability to rise above…

Opinion: Minimize expectations! Kotoko can’t win the GHPL title

“Supporters, management and the playing body of Aduana Stars were very intimidating. But notwithstanding these kinds of intimidation, I will still win the league.” [Nhyira FM] Words of Kumasi Asante Kotoko coach Steve Polack predicting he would win the league…

NBA Finals 2017: Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win title

Kevin Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted NBA championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scoring 39 points in a fast-and-furious, Finals-clinching 129-120 victory over LeBron James and…

Go Ahead Eagles terminate Elvis Manu contract

Ghanaian-born Dutch forward Elvis Manu has been sacked by loan club Go Ahead Eagles for “unprofessional conduct”. The 23-year-old’s social media engagements landed him in deep waters. Apparently, Manu was busily showing support for his boyhood club Feyenoord at a…

Starlets to engage Niger in double warm-up games

The National Under-17 team, the Black Starlets will face their Nigerien counterparts in a double header international friendly in Accra next week. The first match will come off on Easter Monday April 17, 2017 at the Accra Sports Stadium at…

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