Tag Archives: Benjamin Nketsia

Baba Rahman: Injury woes are behind me


It has been a long spell on the sidelines for Ghana and Schalke 04 left wing back, Baba Rahman. A cruciate ligament injury suffered while representing Ghana in the opening match of Afcon 2017 has kept the budding talent out for well over a year. During that spell Schalke have fired Markus Weinzierl, the manager who orchestrated his loan from ...

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NSA boss pledges improved maintenance culture


Director General of the National Sports Authority Robert Sarfo Mensah has promised an improvement in maintenance culture following the commencement of phase one of renovation work at the Accra Sports stadium. Slated for use as one of the major grounds when Ghana hosts the Women’s Afcon from November 17 to December 1,rigorous work will have to be carried out to ...

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National Sports College slated for renovation


Decades since its construction, the National Sports College in Winneba has finally been earmarked for renovation. The institution was established during the PNDC era in 1984, at a time when Sports was on a general decline in the country. The main mandate of the College was to train and retrain individuals in various technical fields to sustain and help promote ...

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Sports Ministry abrogates million dollar NSC renovation project


Director of the National Sports College in Winneba,Eric Nkansah Dwamena, has disclosed that a renovation project worth an accumulated amount of USD 1.2 million has been called off due to the failure of the state to raise a portion of the stated sum. The Private-Public Partnership agreement was entered into by the government of Ghana and the World Bank to ...

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Thoughts from the Studio: Burnley’s poetic defending


Claret Art The ginger coloured beard and hair is hard to hide when one peers in the direction of the Burnley dug out and even harder it is to ignore the philosophy the man Sean Dyche has ingrained into this Burnley set up. Roll back the clock a few seasons and the title of the most difficult team to play ...

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Breaking: Augsburg terminate Daniel Opare’s contract


German Bundesliga side FC Augsburg have terminated the contract of 27 year old Ghanaian fullback Daniel Opare. The versatile fullback has been ever present for the Bundesliga side this season,featuring in 17 matches so far, a number which is more than he has managed in the last three seasons. The team revealed that a contract renewal with Opare has been ...

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NSA Board Chairman encourages clubs to embrace new media


New media is increasingly becoming an integral part of sports and National Sports Authority Board Chairman Kojo Baah Agyemang, believes the time is right for clubs in Ghana to take advantage in order to improve their operations. Ghana Premier League clubs including Inter Allies FC, Hearts of Oak and Dreams FC can be mentioned as trend setters in the sector, ...

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John Paintsil: Afcon 2019 a must win for Ghana

Former Black Stars right full back John Paintsil believes the time has come for Ghana to end its African Cup of Nations trophy drought. Ghana exited the last Afcon in Gabon at the hands of eventual winners Cameroon stretching their thirst for the Afcon trophy to 36 years. However missing out on the world cup after a poor qualifying campaign ...

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