Tag Archives: Ghana Premier League

TAMAKLOE: Are Hearts Really WELL-ington?

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Radio Maxx’s Atsu Tamakloe wonders if Hearts of Oak’s struggles in the opening weeks of the 2018 Ghana Premier League season are temporary or they represent the team’s true colours. Not many teams start their season without a substantive coach. Fewer still, do so and expect to win the league. When you add a 9 year title wait to the ...

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GHPL Week 2: AshGold go top, WAFA maim Liberty at Dansoman

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After failing to beat Asante Kotoko in Week 1, WAFA went to Liberty Professionals and got a very impressive 3-1 win at the Karl Reindorf Park. The match was Liberty new coach, Reginald Asante’s first in charge of the team but not even his presence could save them from a difficult afternoon. Former Black Starlets players, Aminu Mohammed and Richard ...

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GHPL Week 2: AshGold thump Hearts 3-1 in Cape Coast

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AshGold produced a brilliant tactical performance to beat Hearts of Oak 3-1 in the Phobians first game at their new home grounds in Cape Coast. C.K Akunor’s men controlled the early embers of the game and were rightly rewarded for their early dominance when James Akaminko tapped in from close range after just 9 minutes to give the Obuasi based ...

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Liberty Professionals unveil Reginald Asante Boateng as new head coach

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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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Hearts to play Ashgold in Cape Coast on Saturday

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The Premier League Board (PLB) has confirmed Accra Hearts of Oak’s Ghana Premier League week two fixture with Ashantigold will be honoured on Saturday March 24, 2018 at the Cape Coast Stadium. The rescheduling of the match, originally fixed for television coverage on Sunday, was necessitated by Aduana Stars’ inability to honour their television-scheduled match with with Elmina Sharks at ...

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Referee Lathbridge apologises following lifetime ban by Ghana FA

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

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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?

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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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