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Aduana Stars Beat Asante Kotoko To Clinch Super Cup

Written by | January 28, 2018 | 0
Ghana Premier League champions, Aduana Stars defeated FA Cup, Asante Kotoko by 1-0 at the Len Clay Stadium to clinch the 2018 Ghana Super Cup. The Ogya Boys made early incursions in the game with an 8th-minute opportunity but Zakaria Mumuni’s shot across the face of goal couldn’t be connected by Derrick Sasraku. The Fire Boys came close again to get the opener with a header from Bright Agyei going very wide in the 29th minute.

West Ham Line Up Christian Atsu As Replacement For Want-Away Andre Ayew

Written by | January 18, 2018 | 0
Newcastle star Christian Atsu could be headed to the London Stadium as a replacement for his international team-mate Andre Ayew. With Michail Antonio’s struggles with injuries, West Ham United manager David Moyes is keen to strengthen his wing options in the fight to maintain the clubs Premier League status. A move for Atsu, however, only looks likely if the Hammers fail in their pursuit of first-choice target Adama Traore of Middlesbrough. Last month, Atsu put up one of his best performances for Newcastle as he scored a goal and set up another during a dramatic 3-2 win for the Magpies. The 26-year-old has so far made 19 League appearances and scored two goals this season. His deal with the Toon Army was made permanent last summer following a successful loan spell from Chelsea. West

Ghanaian Winger Inaki Williams Extends Athletic Bilbao Deal Until 2025

Written by | January 18, 2018 | 0
Spanish-born of Ghanaian descent Inaki Williams has signed a bumper seven-and-a-half year contract extension with LaLiga side Athletic Bilbao. Williams was previously linked with a switch to Liverpool but has committed his long-term future to the Basque club, where he is now tied until 2025. The 23-year-old’s new contract includes a release clause of €80million that will progressively rise until it reaches €108m, figures which exceed the fee required to take star centre-back, Aymeric Laporte, away from Athletic. ? #athletic pic.twitter.com/EknXlakhEp — Athletic Club (@athletic_eus) January 17, 2018 The Basque-born winger has featured in all 19 of the club’s La Liga outings this season, contributing four goals and three assists. William also scored twice as Athletic

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