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Richmond Boakye’s Red Star To Play CSKA Moscow In Europa League Round Of 32

Written by | December 11, 2017 | 0
Ghana striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom will fancy his chances of extending his incredible goalscoring run when Red Star Belgrade clash with CSKA Moscow in the round of 32 of the Europa League. Red Star have been drawn against the Russian side with the first leg scheduled for Serbia on February 14 and the return in Moscow a week later. Red Star progressed to the knockout stage as runners of Arsenal’s group while CSKA Moscow slipped to Europa League after finishing third in Champions League group, which had Manchester United and FC Basel. Red Star will be counting on their star striker Boakye to power them to next stage. Boakye has been in top form this year, scoring over 40 goals. For more Ghana football news visit www.ghanasoccernet.com

duana Stars Confirm Hafiz Adams Capture, Promise More Additions Ahead Of Upcoming Season

Written by | December 6, 2017 | 0
Aduana Stars coach Yusif Abubakar has confirmed that Wa All Stars captain, Hafiz Adams, has commenced training with his side as they gear up for the forthcoming season. The Fire Boys will be competing in three competitions next season; the Ghana Premier League, FA Cup as well as the CAF Champions League. The Dormaa-based side are reported to have signed Wa All Stars enterprising right back Hafiz Adams to fill in the void left by captain Godfred Saka. And coach Abubakar has indicated that they will make more additions to the squad ahead of the busy schedule next season. “Just today the Wa All Stars captain, Hafiz Adams, has started training with us for the right full back position. He is no longer with Wa All Stars; he is now with us and he is the only confirmed signing but we are close

Ben Acheampong Set To Make Egyptian Premier League Bow With Zamalek Tonight

Written by | November 27, 2017 | 0
Ghanaian striker Ben Acheampong is expected to make his Egyptian Premier League bow for Zamalek ahead of the clash against Misr Lel Makasa tonight. The 27-year-old has been included in the 18-man squad for the game at the Cairo International Stadium, the first time he will have been involved in a league fixture. The former Asante Kotoko striker has recovered from a knee injury which has affected his involvement in the team since joining in August. NebojÅ¡a Jovović has named the Ghanaian in his roster for the game on Monday evening to underline the overwhelming confidence reposed in the highly-rated striker. For more Ghana football news visit www.ghanasoccernet.com

Kwesi Appiah Adamant Black Stars Were Too Strong To Lose To Egypt

Written by | November 13, 2017 | 0
Head coach Black Stars, Kwesi Appiah says he is convinced his side was not going to lose to Egypt in the final 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier. The four-time African champion came from a goal down to knot the scoring in three minutes at the Cape Coast Stadium in the 1-1 draw on Sunday. Mahmoud Shikabala gave the Pharaohs the lead after 61st minutes before Edwin Gyasi restored parity with a deflected shot 64th on minutes “I’m happy with the result especially because we had a challenge of finding the right balance between three or four experienced players and several new faces,” Appiah told beIN Sports. “We were confident that we would get a positive result as the match is played at home but at the same time, we were aware that the game would not be easy. “I was confident

Free-Agent Muniru Sulley On Trial At Spanish La Liga Side Las Palmas

Written by | November 13, 2017 | 0
Ghanaian midfielder Muniru Sulley is being observed at Spanish La Liga side Las Palmas ahead of a possible move, GHANASoccernet.com understands. Sulley has been training with the reserve side and head coach Juan Manuel Rodríguez will determine if he remains at the club. The 24-year-old was available for a free transfer after terminating his contract with Romanian side FC Steaua Bucuresti last season. Last month, he trailed out at Polish side Legia Warsaw two-weeks but was refused a deal. The former Liberty Professionals youth team player was said to have failed to impress officials of the side. Muniru is the younger brother of former AC Milan and Inter star Sulley Muntari. For more Ghana football news visit www.ghanasoccernet.com

Five Reasons Why The Black Stars Failed To Qualify For Russia 2018

Written by | November 13, 2017 | 0
As the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers came to an end over the weekend, with Ghana failing to make it to its fourth consecutive World Cup appearance, The Finder highlights some key factors that lead to the Black Stars’ inability to qualify to the Mundial. 1. Avram Grant factor The former Black Stars coach, Avram Grant, did not help matters when it came to the qualification. Grant was contracted by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to win the Africa Cup of Nations in 2017, without tasking the manager to qualify the Black Stars for the World Cup. Thus, the manager approached Ghana’s two opening matches against Uganda and Egypt with a very lackadaisical attitude. The Black Stars drew at home to Uganda at the Tamale Sports Stadium and lost to Egypt away by 2-0 during his tenure as Black Stars

I Snubbed Kotoko And For Aduana – Aduana Stars Skipper Reveals

Written by | November 7, 2017 | 0
The skipper for Aduana Stars Football Club, Emmanuel Akuoko, says the motivation received from the team’s life patron, Dormaahene in the Brong Ahafo region, Nana Agyemang Badu II, was enough to turn down lucrative deals from Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club and Kumasi Asante Kotoko Footbal Club to play for them. The skipper said the life patron provides the team anything they need and it would be very difficult for any player to leave for another local team, unless it’s a foreign contract. “He told me he will offer me more than what Kotoko were willing to give, when I was approached by the Kumasi based club,” he said. The skipper revealed this on OTEC FM’ Royal Sports’ programme hosted by Isaac Osei Akoto Kanu on Monday. Aduana Stars qualified to the Premier league in

Michael Essien Works As TV Pundit In Indonesia

Written by | November 7, 2017 | 0
Persib Bandung midfielder Michael Essien worked as TV pundit in Indonesia over the weekend. The 34-year-old appeared on the ‘John Dykes Show’ on Saturday in Jarkata to discuss the Premier League clash between former club Chelsea and Manchester United. Essien discussed the chances of the team against their rivals at Stamford Bridge. “I think last season was very bad at Stamford Bridge and I think he will not want it to happen again this season, he will do his best and prepare his team well so that last season’s bad results will not repeat itself,” Essien said prior to the game on Sunday “With the pressure on the big team to Mourinho, one point will not be enough for them, but three points is not something easy, so if you can get one point instead of losing

Mahatma Otoo Gets Favorite Number 18 Shirt At Balikesirspor

Written by | September 7, 2017 | 0
Ghanaian international Don Mahatma Otoo has joined Turkish Side Balikesirspor On 2 Year Deal. As usual he will be wearing his favorite number 18 jersey Otoo has promised to lift the club and also try his best to rejoin the Black Stars of Ghana. The former Accra Hearts of Oak star was one time top scorer of the Ghana League and won the SWAG Goal King and Best Player. His fans in Mamprobi, Dansoman, Chorkor and James Town wish him all the best.

Ghanaian forward Seth Paintsil on target for FF Jaro in big win over AC Oulu

Written by | August 7, 2017 | 0
Ghanaian young striker Seth Paintsil delivered for FF Jaro as they thump AC Oulu 4-0 in the Finnish second-tier league. Jaro opened the scoring in the 49th minute through Jonas Emet from the penalty spot before adding his second of the day in the 55th minute from close range. Ghanaian forward Seth Paintsil extended his side’s lead in the 74th minute with a thumping header. Christian Eissele finished off the rout in the 91st minutes as the xx run away 4-0 victors. The 22-year-old former BA Stars poacher lasted the entire duration. Jaro occupy 7th position with 18 points after 17 games. For more Ghana football news visit www.ghanasoccernet.com