Ghana Premier League

GHPL Preview: Aduana open title defense in Elmina; Hearts host AshGold


After last week’s opening round of matches in the 2018 Ghana Premier League season, both victors and losers have taken stock of their team’s strengths, and are setting new targets for their teams. Elmina Sharks vs Aduana Stars, Ndoum Stadium, Elmina League champions Aduana Stars will open their  are away at Elmina Sharks. The Ogya boys are kicking off their ...

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Liberty Professionals unveil Reginald Asante Boateng as new head coach


Ghana Premier League side, Liberty Professionals, have unveiled Reginald Asante Boateng as head coach of the club. The 35-year old former Liberty Professionals and Bechem United player signed a 3-year contract with the Scientific Soccer Lads. Boateng has been with the club’s youth system since retiring in 2014 and recently served as the assistant coach to Michael Osei, who left ...

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Referee Lathbridge apologises following lifetime ban by Ghana FA


Beleaguered Fifa referee Reginald Lathbridge has apologised to Bechem United and Elmina Sharks, as well as football lovers, following his error which delayed the start of the 2017-18 Ghana Premier League season. The 41-year-old was found guilty by Ghana FA’s disciplinary committee on Tuesday after he mistakenly transferred a caution meant for Sharks striker Felix Addo to Bechem midfielder Joseph Amoah ...

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GFA ban referee Reginald Lathbridge for life


The GFA’s Disciplinary Committee has banned referee Reginald Lathbridge for life. The decision prevents him from taking part in any football related activities (administrative, sports and any other) at both national and international levels having been found guilty of the charges brought against him by the GFA Prosecutor. Lathbridge is the referee whose mistake of wrongfully recording a booking resulted in ...

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Nyantakyi confident of securing headline sponsor for GHPL


The Ghana Premier will get a headline sponsor very soon, according to President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi. The league is in its third season without a league sponsor after attempts to secure one before the start of the 2017/2018 season failed. The GFA in November last year hinted that a sponsorship deal was to be struck before ...

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“Ghana Premier League not dead, social media proves it”- Kwesi Nyantakyi


President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi, says the Ghana Premier League still has a lot of following despite contrary claims. The 2018 season started off at the weekend after some legal challenges and Kwesi Nyantakyi believes the league’s popularity was on display by virtue of the conversations on social media. Citi Sports’ checks of the leading Twitter trends ...

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Another court injunction in the works over the Ghana Premier League?


Despite the Accra High Court’s decision on Thursday to throw out Great Olympics’ application for an injunction on the Ghana Premier League, Citi Sports investigations reveal that there could still be some more drama in the offing. This is because a concerned football fan and a whistleblower, Enock Yarboi, has revealed that he has filed a case against the GFA ...

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