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GFA Boss Kwesi Nyantakyi Can Legally Contest 2019 GFA Elections – Phar Rangers President

Written by | May 9, 2018 | 0
Nana Yaw Amponsah, President of Division Two League side Phar Rangers FC says the president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi can legally contest for the 2019 elections. The Wa All Stars Chief Executive Officer has consistently said he will not seek for a fourth term in office when his term in office ends in 2019 after assuming office in 2005. But after George Afriyie declared his intentions to contest for the Ghana FA top post during the celebration of his 50th birthday, reports have emerged that the CAF 1st vice will seek for a fourth term in office. Some Members of the Executive Committee made an open declaration that they will force the celebrated football administrator to rescind his decision not contest in 2019. However, Mr Nyantakyi has been cautioned not

Kwasi Okyere Wriedt Delighted With Maiden Black Stars Call Up

Written by | May 9, 2018 | 0
Bayern Munich attacker, Kwasi Okyere Wriedt has expressed his excitement after receiving his maiden Black Stars call-up. The German-born footballer chose to play for Ghana after meeting with Black Stars assistant Ibrahim Tanko. And ahead of Ghana’s doubleheader friendly matches against Japan and Iceland, Bayern Munich have confirmed that head coach of the Black Stars, Kwesi Appiah has handed a call-up to the promising goal poacher. The player is delighted after earning an invite for the two matches. “I am very happy and proud to have been nominated for the national team. “For me and especially for my family, it means a lot to be able to represent my homeland, “Wriedt told Bayern Munich’s official website fcbayern.com. Kwesi Appiah meanwhile is expected to announce

George Afriyie Will Be Left In The Dark If He Contest 2019 GFA Election – Kwaku Bonsam

Written by | May 4, 2018 | 0
Popular Ghanaian fetish priest, Nana Kwaku Bonsam has given the clearest indication that George Afriyie should not consider contesting Kwesi Nyantakyi in the 2019 GFA elections insisting Kwesi Nyantakyi has already won the elections spiritually. The Liberty Professionals director declared his intention to contest for the 2019 Ghana FA top position after the president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi consistently said he will not seek re-election when his term in office ends after assuming office in December 2005. After Osei Kweku Palmer and Kojo Yankah made an open declaration that they [EXCO] will force the CAF 1st vice to seek for a fourth term in office, multiple reports have emerged that Mr Nyantakyi has rescinded his decision and ready to seek for a fourth

Anas’ Upcoming Exposé To Uncover Rot In Ghana Football – Kweku Baako

Written by | May 4, 2018 | 0
Indications are that Investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ next exposé, will be centred on the football sector and its links with politics. The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, gave this hint based on his sources, and said the exposé was going to be “an explosive mix,” Kweku Baako was speaking on Metro TV’s Good Morning Ghana when the matter of Anas’ next documentary exposé came up for discussion. Anas has begun promoting the new investigative film simply titled ‘Number 12′. The details of the documentary’s release have emerged on fliers and billboards, indicating it will be premiered in Accra on June 6, 2018, at the Accra International Conference Centre. There will also be screenings in Kumasi, Tamale and Takoradi

CAF Boss Ahmad Given Honorary Doctorate By UPSA

Written by | April 25, 2018 | 0
Ghanaian University, the University of Professional Studies has conferred an honorary doctorate degree on Ahmad Ahmad, President of the Confederations of African Football (CAF). The honour was conferred on the CAF boss during a special congregation of the university in Accra on Wednesday attended by the President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. A number of African football federation presidents, as well as executive members of CAF also attended the event in support of the CAF President. In his acceptance speech after the conferment of the award, Dr Ahmad Ahmad expressed his “deepest emotions and appreciation” for the honour. “I accept t with humility, appreciation and pride this honorary doctorate degree”; Dr Ahmad stated. “I dedicate this award to all the president

EXCLUSIVE… Ref. Timothy Obuobisa To Officiate Super Class

Written by | April 25, 2018 | 0
Modernghana.com can exclusively confirm that referee Timothy Obuobisa have been given a headache to officiate the match week 10 fixture between Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Accra Hearts Of Oak this Sunday. Games like this tend to be very dicey and full of controversies as it is the biggest rivalry in the history of the Ghana Premier League. The two teams will lock horns on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in their bid to get their seasons on track. Hearts of oak has not been able to win any of their last three matches and will be looking to pick up the maximum three points on the road to boost their season. Kotoko on the other hand, are struggling under their new coach Paa Kwasi Fabian who recently stated He is not a “magician” and will also be hoping to win against their

I Am Happy At Swansea City – Jordan Ayew Insists

Written by | April 25, 2018 | 0
Black Stars striker, Jordan Ayew has reiterated that he is happy at Swansea City. The former Aston Villa goal poacher who has been hailed as one of the Premier League’s best forwards by Carlos Carvalhal spoke to the official club website about the Premier League relegation fight, playing alongside big brother Andre and his own fine form. Ayew tells how he and his family have felt content ever since he moved to the Liberty 15 months ago – and says that has helped him spearhead the Swans’ push for top-flight survival. “I need to thank my family because I have had some difficult moments in my career,” the Swans’ 11-goal top scorer said. “Now I am enjoying the moment because things are going well for me and the team are doing well. “If it was two years ago when I was

Companies Show Interest In 2018 Kiddie Mile Races

Written by | March 10, 2018 | 0
A number of local companies have agreed to support the upcoming 2018 KIDDIE MILE RACE which comes off on March 17, 2018, at the El Wak Sports Stadium in Accra. According to the organisers, Unilever, Bic, Plan International Ghana, Indomie, Brompton Security, Multipac Ltd, Tasty Bites cupcakes SmartBooks and Corporate Gifts Ltd are some of the companies who have intended to sponsor the young sports boys and girls who are being groomed to become future champions. About 1,500 kids between the ages of 3years to 15 years from over 40 schools are expected to grace the 2018 edition of the Kiddie Mile Races. Mrs Carthy Morton chief director of the event said this year’s Race is going to be very interesting as new schools and children are joining and the events are going to be keenly contested. She

Liberia First Lady Claire Weah Appointed CAF Ambassador For Women’s Football

Written by | March 7, 2018 | 0
Liberia First Lady Claire Weah has been appointed CAF’s Ambassador for Women’s Football. This was confirmed by CAF President Ahmad Ahmad Women football symposium in Morocco on Tuesday, 6 March 2018. Stakeholders in women’s football deliberating on the progress of the game on the continent as well as discuss how best it could be further developed and promoted. The forum also discussed marketing strategies to attract sponsorship for women’s football, as well as creating a more healthy partnership with the media. For more Ghana football news visit www.ghanasoccernet.com

Mahrez Hands In Transfer Request As Man City Make Bid

Written by | January 31, 2018 | 0
Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez has handed in a transfer request but the club have no interest in selling him before the transfer deadline. It is understood Manchester City have made a bid of around £50m for the 26-year-old Algeria international. However, that figure falls far short of Leicester’s valuation. Asked about his interest in Mahrez, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola said: “Right now, it’s not the place to talk about it. It’s so difficult.” The Spaniard added: “It happened with (Aymeric) Laporte because it’s a buy-out clause. When you have to negotiate it’s always so complicated.” Guardiola confirmed that City will be without Leroy Sane for six or seven weeks due to the ligament injury he sustained at Cardiff