Author Archives: Benjamin Nketsia

Abukari Damba :Egypt and Nigeria will emerge from tough groups


Former Ghana goalkeeper Abukari Damba has tipped Nigeria and Egypt to make it out of their respective Groups when the Russia 2018 World Cup commences. The Pharoahs’s thwarted the Black Stars of Ghana in the African qualifiers enroute to the competition but will now have to make it out of Group A, which has host nation Russia,Saudi Arabia and Uruguay. ...

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Donkomi: Ashantigold release 14 players


Ashantigold SC have release 14 players from the roster ahead of the 2017/2018 Ghana Premier League season. Former Berekum Chelsea and one time GHPL top scorer Kofi Owusu has been let go, bringing to an end a miserable last 12 months with the Miners. Midfielder Conney Idan and defender Richard Ocran, who, like Kofi Owusu, only joined last season, have ...

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Kwesi Appiah labels Egypt “the Salah team”

New Ghana Coach Kwesi Appiah

Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah believes the Pharoah’s of Egypt are a “one man team” and must look to address the situation or face early elimination from the Russia 2018 World Cup. Hector Cuper and his charges have been drawn in Group A of the World Cup alongside host nation Russia,Saudi Arabia and South American powerhouse Uruguay. The Pharoah’s ...

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“I’m wiser and more mature now” – Yatsuhashi


Newly-appointed Inter Allies Head Coach Kenichi Yatsuhashi says he is returning to Ghana a wiser and more experienced coach. The Japanese was controversially fired half way into the 2015//2016 Ghana Premier League season despite the Phobians performing creditably. The 48-year old has since had stints in Nigeria and Cambodia, before making his comeback to Ghana football by joining  last season’s ...

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Sixers trade Okafor, Stauskas to Nets for Booker


Jahlil Okafor got his wish on Thursday when the Philadelphia 76ers finally traded the beleaguered No. 3 overall pick of the 2015 draft to the Brooklyn Netsin exchange for forward Trevor Booker. The deal ends the stalemate that had kept Okafor on the bench for all but two games this season. Once a prized piece of The Process, Okafor rapidly fell out of favor with ...

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John Mensah open to playing in the Ghana Premier League


Former Black Stars skipper, John Mensah, says he is open to a move to a local club should he recover fully from his injury woes which have kept him out of action for a long time. Mensah, who is yet to play active football after his contract with Swedish side, AFC Eskilstuna, ended last year, did not rule out the possibility ...

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Aduana maltreated me during my injury – Godfred Saka

Saka Godfred of Aduana FC During the1st Capital Plus Premier league ©Christian Thompson/BackpagePix

Former Aduana Stars skipper Godfred Saka has closed the door to a possible return to the club after his proposed move to Nigerian giants Enyimba fell through. The robust right full back had been in Nigeria for the past couple of weeks in a bid to seal the transfer after both clubs had agreed a fee in principle. The former ...

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Watch out for Eric Gawu next season- Kurt Okraku


Executive Chairman of Dreams FC, Kurt Okraku has backed forward Eric Gawu to be a hit in next season’s Ghana Premier League campaign. The experienced forward who has played in the premier league for Medeama and Hearts in the past has been in prolific form for the league’s newcomers finishing as the club’s top scorer for the past three seasons. ...

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Enyimba are not serious – Godfred Saka


Former Aduana stars defender Godfred Saka has pulled out of a move to Nigerian Professional League side Enyimba FC and criticized the club for not being “serious about the deal”. Saka has been in Nigeria for almost a week looking to tie down a long term contract with the Nigerian giants. But the former Right to Dream Academy graduated has ...

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Inter Allies keen on benefiting from Kenichi’s popularity


Inter Allies FC say plans are in place to ensure that the club will enjoy benefits that go beyond the football field following the decision to appoint former Hearts boss Kenichi Yatsuhashi as their head coach. The Japanese-American trainer not only managed to guide an unfancied Hearts of Oak side to fourth place on the league table by the time of ...

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