Author Archives: Nathan Quao

Tagoe in trouble with GBA for Dogboe comments

Emmanuel "Game Boy" Tagoe (Image credit: Images Image)

IBF Lightweight Champion, Emmanuel Tagoe, could be facing sanctions from the Ghana Boxing Authority for derogatory comments he made about fellow boxer Isaac Dogboe last month. Tagoe and Dogboe were involved in a war of words late last month with Tagoe accusing Dogboe’s camp of defrauding certain individuals in a bid to stage their title bout in Ghana. The bout ...

More »

Europa League: Arsenal ease past Ostersunds FK 3-0

Nacho Monreal's opener against Ostersunds FK meant he has been directly involved in five goals in his past six games for Arsenal in all competitions (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger praised his Arsenal side for the way they overcame unfamiliar surroundings as they easily beat Swedish side Ostersunds FK to more or less guarantee their place in the last 16 of the Europa League. The game was played in -4C temperatures on a 4G plastic pitch at the Jamtkraft Arena, but the visitors made light of alien conditions ...

More »

2018 Winter Games: Akwasi Frimpong finishes 30th in skeleton qualifiers

akwasi-frimpong-ghana

Ghana’s sole representative at the 2018 Winter Games, Akwasi Frimpong, finished 30th in the main qualifying heat of the men’s skeleton event this morning. Frimpong recorded a time of 53.69 seconds; 3.51 seconds behind South Korea’s Yun Sungbin who went on to win the gold medal. Frimpong needed to make one of the top 20 times from the qualifiers but ...

More »

Edwin Gyasi signs for CSKA Sofia

gyasi

Black Stars winger, Edwin Gyasi, has joined Bulgarian side, CSKA Sofia, from FK Aalesund of Norway. Gyasi played 53 times for Aalesund and got 13 goals in his time at the club. He was given his Black Stars debut in 2017 and he grabbed a goal against Egypt in the final 2018 World Cup qualifier at the Cape Coast Stadium. Gyasi ...

More »

New York Red Bulls II signed former Inter Allies defender Wahab Ackwei

img-20180215-wa0006

Former Inter Allies defender Wahab Ackwei has completed his move to United Soccer League side New York Red Bulls II on a free transfer. The 21-year old joins the likes of Solomon Asante, Latif Blessing and another former Inter Allies forward Ropapa Mensah in the United States second division. The Ney York based club announced the signing on Wednesday, and ...

More »

Hearts of Oak have not settled on home grounds yet- Opare Addo

opare-addo-hearts-644x385

Public Relations Officer of Accra Hearts of Oak, Kwame Opare Addo, has revealed that the club is yet to decide their home venue for next season’s Ghana Premier League games. Hearts and Inter Allies have been forced to look for new home grounds for next season’s league campaign after the Accra Sports Stadium was closed down for renovation. Reports in ...

More »

UCL: Ronaldo double helps Real Madrid beat PSG 3-1

918292636_19725

A Cristiano Ronaldo double helped Real Madrid come from behind to boost their hopes of a third straight Champions League crown during a pulsating last-16 encounter with Paris St-Germain. The Portuguese forward scored a late close-range strike after his penalty had cancelled out Adrien Rabiot’s opener at the end of a thrilling first half. Brazilian left-back Marcelo wrapped up the ...

More »

UCL: Liverpool thrash FC Porto 5-0 in first leg

Sadio Mane has scored six goals in the Champions League this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sadio Mane scored a hat-trick as Liverpool marked their first Champions League knockout game for nine years with an emphatic victory at Porto in their Champions League last-16 first-leg tie. Mane opened the scoring when home goalkeeper Jose Sa failed to hold his placed strike. Mohamed Salah then showed wonderful composure to steer the ball home for Liverpool’s second and ...

More »