Ghana Premier League

“Innovative thinking is needed in GH Football”- Kurt Okraku


Executive Chairman of Dreams FC and a member of the GFA, Kurt Okraku, believes that innovative thinking from the people in charge of football in Ghana is what will take the local game forward. Observers including former FA vice-president, Fred Pappoe, have said that Ghanaian football is on the decline and only new ideas will bring progress. On November 23, ...

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Asante Kotoko to resume pre-season

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Kumasi Asante Kotoko will begin their pre-season training in Kumasi on November 30 ahead of the 2017/2018 season. The FA Cup champions were given three weeks off following their commanding 3-1 victory over rivals Hearts of Oak in Tamale. Head coach Steve Polack flew out of the country last week on holiday and is expected back in the country next ...

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Liberty Pros forward Bernard Arthur joins Tanzania’s Azam FC


Liberty Professionals forward Bernard Arthur has signed a 2-year deal with Azam FC of Tanzania. Arthur, who scored 10 goals last season, led the line for Liberty as the replacement for Latif Blessing who left for the United States to play for Sporting Kansas City. The Tanzanian side confirmed the deal on Wednesday after all the needed paperwork was completed. ...

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Kwame Kizito agrees BK Hacken move: Hearts block transfer


Accra Hearts of Oak striker Kwame Kizito has been left frustrated by the club after they refused to respond to a $25,000 training compensation fee from Swedish side BK Hacken for the player’s transfer. The 21-year old is a free agent after running down his contract at the end of the 2016/2017 season. But the phobians are still entitled to ...

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Joseph Addo extends Aduana Stars contract


Aduana Stars goalkeeper Joseph Addo has signed a three-year contract extension with the Ghana Premier League champions. The former Asante Kotoko shot-stopper has signed a deal until 2020. Addo, 28, played a key role for the Ogyaa Boys in their run to Ghana Premier League glory in the 2016/2017 season after joining from Kotoko two seasons ago. Aduana, who will ...

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Polack signs deal to stay with Kotoko


Kotoko head coach, Steve Polack, has signed a 2-year deal to stay with Kotoko ending a period of speculation over his future. The deal was confirmed by Kotoko on Tuesday on its website ahead of Wednesday’s visit to the Manhyia Palace to call on the team’s life patron, Otumfour Osei Tutu II and to present the 2017 MTN FA Cup ...

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Ahmed Toure joins Asec Mimosas


Bechem United striker, Ahmed Toure, has joined Ivorian giants, Asec Mimosas, on a two-year deal. The move was completed on Tuesday after the player confirmed to Citi Sports last week that Asec had reached out to him and had put on an offer on the table. Toure, who was coincidentally born in Cote d’Ivoire, scored 13 goals for Bechem United ...

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“GFA to go all out to get league sponsor”- Saane Daara


GFA spokesperson, Ibrahim Saane Daara, says the FA will put in all its efforts to get a headline sponsor for next season’s Ghana Premier League. Despite StarTimes being the media broadcast, the FA could not find a main sponsor for the league for the second straight season and this has led to criticisms from various observers including the former Sports ...

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Bolga All Stars threaten to pull out of Division One League


Bolga All Stars have given strong indication of pulling out of the upcoming Division One League season. The Upper East based club were forced to play their home matches in the Northern regional capital of Tamale due to the unavailability of a stadium that meets minimum requirements in Bolga. While Bolga All Stars were one of the more exciting teams ...

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