Tag Archives: Ghana Premier League

JUST IN: Great Olympics appeal dismissed; league to start this weekend


An Accra High Court has dismissed Accra Great Olympics’ request to place an interlocutory injunction on the Ghana premier league, paving the way for the competition to start this weekend. In presenting their case, Olympics asked for an extension of the injunction period to one month within which the GFA would hear their protest against Elmina Sharks but that has ...

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Hearts of Oak release squad numbers for GHPL season


Despite the uncertainty surrounding the start of the Ghana Premier League, Accra Hearts of Oak have announced the jersey numbers their players will be using. The decision was announced on Wednesday. Last week, the team’s new players were unveiled to the fans and now, the team’s followers will be able to make a good connection between their favourites and their ...

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Kwesi Nyantakyi: Corruption perception against GFA is “useless talk”


President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi, has described perceptions of the country’s football governing body being corrupt as “useless talk”. The GFA has come under attack from a section of the public since revelations of embezzlement during the 2014 world cup came to light during the Dzamefe Commission of Enquiry sittings. For years, the GFA has had to ...

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‘I’ll make Hearts great again’ – Declares new MD


Newly-appointed Managing Director of Accra Hearts of Oak, Mark Noonan, has promised to use his expertise in football management and administration to lift the image of the club and to make it the most appealing brand in Ghana and beyond. Mr Noonan said his main goal would be to steer the self-acclaimed “continental club masters” back to their glory days ...

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GFA to meet Olympics over GHPL injunction


The Ghana Football Association has invited Accra Great Olympics Football Club to meet on Friday, March 2 and discuss the latest injunction that has help up the start of the Ghana Premier League season. The new injunction was served on the GFA on Wednesday after which the FA announced the postponement of Week 1 of the Ghana Premier League. The ...

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GHPL Week 1 Postponed


The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced the postponement of the Match Week 1 of the 2018 Ghana Premier League season. The announcement was made by the GFA on Wednesday via a letter signed by the entity’s deputy general secretary, Ismail Amin Gado. The development follows news of a second court injunction served by Great Olympics on the GFA on ...

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Fans unhappy with new Ghana Premier League logo


Football fans in Ghana did not have any issues expressing their displeasure at the new logo for the 2018 Ghana Premier League season. The logo was unveiled at the launch of the new league season at the GFA’s Premises on Monday evening. A new logo had been in the works for some time especially as fans complained of the previous ...

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2018 Ghana Premier League launched

PLB boss Ashford Tettey Oku speaking at the launch of the 2018 Ghana Premier League

The 2018 Ghana Premier League season was officially launched at the premises of the Ghana Football Association on Monday. The event finally came off after a second take following an application of an injunction by Great Olympics that held up the start of the league season. Olympics’ application for the injunction was subsequently thrown out by a High Court and ...

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Kotoko appoint Paa Kwesi Fabin


Asante Kotoko have appointed former Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, to run the team ahead of the upcoming Ghana Premier League season. The announcement was made on Sunday via Kotoko’s official Twitter handle two days after Steven Polack was fired by the team on returning from Congo Brazzaville where they had lost 7-6 on penalties to CARA in ...

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