Ghana Premier League

GHALCA G8: Karela humiliate Dwarfs, Aduana into semis


Solomon Sarfo Tayor scored a first half hat-trick as Ghana Premier League new boys Karela United humiliated Ebusua Dwarfs in Cape Coast to eliminate Dwarfs from the GHALCA G8 tournament. Sarfo Taylor scored on the 25th minute after some awful defending from Dwarfs allowed him to head in before grabbing his second of the game two minutes later with a ...

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GHALCA G8 Day 2: Kotoko, Hearts fall to Dreams, Medeama


The nation’s two biggest teams, Asante Kotoko, were losing sides on the second day of the GHALCA G8 Tournament being played in Cape Coast and Kumasi. For Asante Kotoko, they were beaten 1-o by Dreams FC at the Baba Yara Stadium thanks to a goal from Richard Addai in the 45th minute after he connected a Zuberu Sharani cross. The ...

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Ghana Premier league to begin in February


Next season’s Ghana Premier League campaign is set to begin on the 11th of February 2018 after the Ghana Football Association announced its calendar for the next three seasons. The league campaign is expected to run until August 5, and will be preceded by a Super Cup clash between league champions Aduana Stars and MTN FA Cup holders Kumasi Asante ...

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GHALCA G8: What the coaches said after Match Week 1

(From left: Steve Polack, Yusif Abubakar, Bashir Hayford, Frank Nuttal)

After four opening matches  in the two groups and 14 goals, the coaches handling the teams in the GHALCA G8 Tournament shared their thoughts on how their teams fared. Hearts, Asante Kotoko, Medeama and Aduana Stars all picked up wins on the opening day. Group A Aduana 1-0 Dreams FC: Fataw Abdulraman’s first half strike was enough to give the ...

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Thomas Abbey returns to Hearts training


Hearts of Oak captain Thomas Abbey has returned to preseason training with the side following reports of his imminent departure from the Phobians. Abbey, who was Hearts of Oak’s top scorer in last season’s Ghana Premier League campaign, is currently out of contract and was heavily linked with a move away from the club. But in a stunning u-turn, the ...

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Ashittey Ollenu leaves Asante Kotoko


Midfielder Ashittey Ollenu has left Kumasi Asante Kotoko after just one season with the Porcupine Warriors. Ollenu, 24, signed a two-year deal with Kotoko at the start of last season after impressing on trials with the Kumasi-based side. But after a bright start to life in Kumasi, a combination of injuries and unfortunate incidences reduced the former Hearts of Oak ...

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CAF CL: Aduana present 24-man squad to CAF


Ghana Premier League Champions Aduana Stars have presented a 24-man squad to CAF ahead of their CAF Champions League Preliminary Round qualifiers. The squad has three goalkeepers, eight defenders, nine midfielders and four strikers and includes new signings Yahaya Mohammed, Caleb Amankwah, Hafiz Adams, Justice Anane, Samuel Bioh, Paul Aidoo, Emmanuel Boateng, Gockel Ahortor, and Uba Ilama. But it is ...

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GPL: Godfred Saka joins Karela FC


Newly-promoted Ghana Premier League side Karela FC have completed the signing of former Aduana Stars captain Godfred Saka on a short term deal. Saka, 29, left Aduana Stars at the end of the 2016/2017 league season and traveled to Nigeria to facilitate a move to NPFL side Enyimba which fell through. The former Right to Dream Academy product has now ...

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Godfred Saka, Stephen Adams close to joining Karela FC


Newly promoted Ghana Premier league side Karela FC are reportedly on the verge of signing former Aduana duo of Godfred Saka and Stephen Adams ahead of the new Ghana Premier League season. The two players are currently out of contract after their contracts with the league champions expired at the end of last season. Saka who captained the Dormaa based ...

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