Author Archives: Nathan Quao

Lee Addy makes progress with injury

Black Stars defender Lee Addy say he is responding to treatment after undergoing surgery for a knee injury he sustained whilst playing for his club, Dinamo Zagreb. The defender’s dreams of making a second successive World Cup appearance was dealt a heavy blow after damaging his left knee in the Croatian elite football division. The former Red Star Belgrade player ...

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Trio return for Hearts as they face Lions

Tetteh Lugard, Stephen Tetteh and Emmanuel Laryea have all resumed full training for Accra Hearts of Oak in the buildup to their First Capital Plus Premier League Week 24 against Heart of Lions at the Accra Hearts of Oak on Sunday. Goalkeeper Tetteh Luggard , who is set to go in between the sticks for Philemon McCarthy, is making his ...

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Arhinful backs Black Stars wives and girlfriends in Brazil

Former Black Stars striker Augustine Arhinful has said he has no issues with the presence of wives and girlfriends of the Black Stars’ players in Brazil during the World Cup 2014. Arhinful explained that even though nothing official has been stated concerning the issue, the right regulatory measures could be employed to ensure that no negative consequences arise because having ...

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Kwadwo Asamoah goal leads Ghana’s Italian squad

Ghana’s most consistent player in Europe, Kwadwo Asamoah, lead Ghanaians in Italy this weekend with a classy finish for the Old Lady. The Black Star scored to give Juventus a historic Serie A win – it means Antonio Conte’s side have now equalled Torino’s record of 1975-76 and stretches the old lady’s lead at the top of the table to 14 ...

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Chelsea thrash 10-man Spurs

Chelsea moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League after sinking Tottenham with four second-half goals. There was little in the game until Jan Vertonghen’s error let Samuel Eto’o in to fire the Blues ahead. Younes Kaboul was sent off for fouling Eto’o soon afterwards, and Eden Hazard slotted home the resulting penalty. Demba Ba made it ...

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Defeat dents Barcelona’s title hopes

Spanish champions Barcelona’s title hopes are out of their own hands after a shock defeat at Real Valladolid. Valladolid, who started the day in the relegation zone, took the lead in the 17th minute through Fausto Rossi, who fired home after he and Javi Guerra had shots blocked. Lionel Messi, who had a chance saved before the opener, and Cesc ...

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Dominant Man Utd win at West Brom

Manchester United kept their slim hopes of a top four league place alive as they beat struggling West Brom. A Rafael header was tipped on to the crossbar before United took the lead when Phil Jones powered in a header. The Baggies exerted some pressure in search of an equaliser and striker Victor Anichebe angled a shot wide. However, United ...

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Arsenal beat Everton to reach FA cup semis

Arsenal stayed on course to end a trophy drought stretching back to 2005 as they secured a place in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley with victory over Everton at Emirates Stadium. In a quarter-final that was closer than the emphatic final scoreline suggests, Mesut Ozil gave Arsenal an early lead but Romelu Lukaku tapped in from almost on the ...

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Appiah unravels Rajevac confusion

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah says Milovan Rajevac is one of at least five coaches he is considering for an advisory role at the 2014 world cup but insist he has not made a definite decision yet. Appiah told AllSports.com.gh exclusively, however that he is yet to make a firm decision on which of those five coaches will play the key ...

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