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  • #12: Dismiss case against us, it has no merit – GFA tells ...
    Lawyers for the troubled Ghana Football Association are challenging the basis of the court order banning them from the administration of football in the country for ten days. An Accra High Court granted an application by the Attorney General to enable government dissolve the scandal hit Ghana Football Association. The… ... more
    StarrFM -Sports27 mins ago
  • Europe And South America Are Growing In Soccer Power â€...
    If theres been a dominant trend in the first weekof the 2018 World Cup, perhaps it has been how well European nations from beyond the continents traditional giants have performed. Iceland, Switzerland, Serbia, Sweden, Croatia and Russia are all off to a strong start. This should be no surprise. Only… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet50 mins ago
  • Bernard Kumordzi begins pre-season training with Kortrijk af...
    Ghana midfielder Bernard Yao Kumordzi has commenced pre-season training with Belgian side KV Kortrijk after recovering from a muscle tear injury. The 33-year-old picked a thigh injury during the side's 3-0 defeat at Zulte Waregem in the Belgian Pro League Europa League playoffs. The former Dijon enforcer hit the gym… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet1 hour ago
  • Seth Paintsil expresses delight after receiving Ykkönen L...
    Ghanaian forward Seth Paintsil has expressed his delight after receiving the Ykknen League Player of the Month for May Award. Paintsil was named for the award his superlative performance for FF Jaro in the Finnish second-tier league last month. Last month the 23-year-old hitmam grabbed a brace for the side… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet1 hour ago
  • MOYS meeting with FIFA postponed indefinitely
    The Ministry and Youth and Sports' intended meeting with officials from world football governing body, FIFA has been postponed until further notice. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports2 hours ago
  • FIFA delegation arrives in Ghana for crucial meeting over GF...
    Joy News sources say three officials from FIFA arrived in Ghana Thursday for a crucial meeting with the Sports Ministry following government's decision to dissolve the GFA. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports3 hours ago
  • World Cup 2018: Female reporter ‘sexually’ haras...
    During a live broadcast from the outside of the stadium, a seemingly happy fan interrupted, grabbed her breast and kissed her cheek. A female reporter has lamented the treatment dished out to her after she was “sexually harassedâ€� by a fan whiles covering a World Cup game.DW Espanol’s Columbia correspondent… ... more
    Pulse -Sports3 hours ago
  • EXCLUSIVE: Ghana defender John Boye returns to France, joins...
    Ghana defender John Boye has returned to France by signing for second tier side Metz, Ghanasoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. The 31-year-old sealed a two-year contract with the Ligue 2 side on Thursday night. The strong defender joins Metz on a free transfer and has the option for another year on… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet4 hours ago
  • Faith and the 2018 World Cup: little-known Christian details...
    Soccer is like a religion for many, but these athletes will indeed to rely on their faith in their search for glory. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports5 hours ago
  • ‘It’s my World Cup’: Defiant Blatter att...
    Former Fifa president Sepp Blatter attended a World Cup match in Moscow on Wednesday, saying the tournament in Russia felt like “my World Cup�. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports8 hours ago
  • World Cup 2018: Player ratings from Argentina’s humili...
    Ante Rebic,Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic beat Argentina by 3-0 to ensure Croatia book a round of 16 berth. On the other hand, Messi,Macherano and the rank in file failed to deal with what was behold them  Argentina  Willy Caballero – 4He committed an atrocious howler which gifted Croatia the opener… ... more
    Pulse -Sports10 hours ago
  • Argentina 0-3 Croatia: Five things we learned
    Argentina are facing the prospect of an early World Cup exit after a 3-0 defeat to Croatia. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports10 hours ago
  • SIC MD Reaffirms Commitment To Develop Golf In Ghana
    Mr Stephen Oduro, Managing Director (MD) of SIC Insurance Company Limited, has re-affirmed the company 39;s commitment to the development of golf in the country. 39;Golf is played by all ages and enjoyed by a whole range of people as wel ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports10 hours ago
  • World Cup 2018: Player ratings from game between France and ...
    France made it to the round of 16 by beating Peru. We juxtapose how players in both teams fared France beat Peru 1-0 by kind courtesy Kylian Mbappe and made it to the Round of 16. We look at how the France players fared against that of those from Peru.France… ... more
    Pulse -Sports11 hours ago
  • #Number12: This is how Nyantakyi almost involved George Weah...
    The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has alleged that embattled former Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi used the name of Liberian President George Weah to widen his business interests during an undercover sting operation by Tiger Eye PI which cost him his job.Reading… ... more
    Pulse -Sports12 hours ago
  • How Anas has damaged the innocent
    In the wake of Anas Aremeyaw Anas's almost peerless forays into what is done and kept in secret, it may seem almost unwise to court his attention, and risk what some lawyers and critics of his methods have called entrapment'. Yet, for a curious observer still chewing on the content… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet12 hours ago
  • 2018 World Cup: Croatia Stun Argentina To Reach Last 16
    Lionel Messi and Argentina are facing the very real prospect of an early World Cup exit after a dreadful error from goalkeeper Willy Caballero set Croatia on their way to victory and a place in the last 16. On a night when so much was expec ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports12 hours ago
  • Croatia Annihilates Lionel Messi’s Argentina 3-0 To Qualif...
    Lionel Messi was handed a football lesson tonight by Croatia as they dumped three goals past Argentina in the second round of group games of the 2018 World Cup. Ante Rebic, Luca Modric and Ivan Rakitic all scored to give the European side a… ... more
    GhanaCelebrities -Sports12 hours ago
  • Brighton Weigh Up Move For Edwin Gyasi
    Brighton Hove Albion are weighing up moves for Ghana winger Edwin Gyasi, HITC Sport understands from sources close to the club. Brighton boss Chris Hughton is looking to bolster his side 39;s wide midfield options this summer and has ide ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports13 hours ago
  • 2018 World Cup: Argentina 0-3 Croatia: Rebic, Modric and Rak...
    Argentina are staring down the barrel of a group stage exit at the World Cup after a humbling 3-0 defeat to Croatia. Goals from Ante Rebic, Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic made it two wins from two for Croatia who are now assured of their place in the last 16.… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet13 hours ago
  • If Government Doesn’t Manage The Dissolution Of The GFA We...
      Countryman Songo has revealed that inasmuch as the government has done well in attempting to dissolve the GFA, they have to follow the proper processes or he’ll go after them also. Songo, speaking on Peace Fm, said the right thing must be done by government and the… ... more
    GhanaCelebrities -Sports13 hours ago
  • Russia 2018: Croatia stun Argentina to reach last 16
    Lionel Messi and Argentina are facing the very real prospect of an early World Cup exit after a dreadful error from goalkeeper Willy Caballero set Croatia on their way to victory and a place in the last 16. On a night when so much was expected of Messi, Chelsea reserve… ... more
    StarrFM -Sports13 hours ago
  • 2018 World Cup: Senegal Coach Aliou Cisse Insists Discipline...
    Head Coach of the Teranga Lions of Senegal Aliou Cisse says discipline and faith in their strength played a key part in Africa 39;s only victory at the World Cup. Senegal beat Poland 2-1 in their Group H opener at the FIFA World Cup in Ru ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports13 hours ago
  • Wakaso Grateful For A Successful First Season At Deportivo A...
    Ghanaian midfielder Mubarak Wakaso has expressed satisfaction of his performance in his first season with Deportivo Alaves. Mubarak Wakaso joined Deportivo Alaves at the beginning of last season on a three year deal from Panathaniakos afte ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports13 hours ago
  • MOYS Cautions General Secretary Of GFA
    The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS), has cautioned Mr. Isaac Addo, General Secretary of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), to abstain from exercising his role as such, as the interim injunction placed on the GFA and its member ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports13 hours ago
  • Court Places Indefinite Suspension On GCA Elections
    The Ghana Cycling Federation (GCF) has suspended indefinitely, their elective congress fixed for Friday, June 22, in Tamale. The GCF was scheduled to hold its Congress and National Championship in Tamale but was restrained by a court order ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports14 hours ago
  • Weather Conditions Derailing Progress Of Work At Accra Sport...
    The ongoing renovation at the Accra Sports Stadium, seem to have been derailed by the current weather conditions in the capital in recent times. A source at the Accra Sports Stadium told the GNA Sports on conditions of anonymity that, thoug ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports14 hours ago
  • #Number12: Nyantakyi Used Weah’s Name To Widen His Bus...
    The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has alleged that embattled former Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi used the name of Liberian President George Weah to widen his business interest ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports14 hours ago
  • How Anas Has Damaged The Innocent
    In the wake of Anas Aremeyaw Anas 39;s almost peerless forays into what is done and kept in secret, it may seem almost unwise to court his attention, and risk what some lawyers and critics of his methods have called lsquo;entrapment 39;. ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports14 hours ago
  • Richard Commey To Fight As An Undercard O0f Easter v Garcia ...
    What was billed to be a bout between Ghana rsquo;s Richard Commey and America rsquo;s Robert Easter, has taken an interesting twist, with the two boxers set to fight on the same night, but now, against different opponents? Des ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports14 hours ago
  • MOYS Meeting With FIFA Postponed Indefinitely
    The Ministry and Youth and Sports 39; intended meeting with officials from world football governing body, FIFA has been postponed until further notice. Officials from FIFA were expected in the country on Thursday (June 21) ahead of a meeti ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports15 hours ago
  • Ghana Mini-Golf Schools Competition Finals Set For June 23
    The Ghana Mini-golf Federation (GMF) is proud to announce that the finals of the maiden edition of the Ghana Mini-golf schools competition will be held this Saturday, June 23, 2018, at GMF Secretariat Grounds Ridge, Accra. For the past 2 mo ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports15 hours ago
  • Team Ghana Ready To Host ECOWAS U-20 Championships
    Ghana is set to host the maiden Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) U-20 championship here in Cape Coast as the team prepares for major competitions later this year. After hosting the ECOWAS games back in 2012, this will be th ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports15 hours ago
  • 2018 WORLD CUP: Senegal Coach Aliou Cisse insists discipline...
    Head Coach of the Teranga Lions of Senegal Aliou Cisse says discipline and faith in their strength played a key part in Africa's only victory at the World Cup. Senegal beat Poland 2-1 in their group H opener at the FIFA World Cup in Russia despite errors from their opponents… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet15 hours ago
  • Russia 2018: Mbappe strike sends France through
    Kylian Mbappe’s first-half strike helped France overcome – and eliminate – a resilient Peru to earn a spot in the knockout round of the World Cup. Ricardo Gareca’s side, buoyed on by their passionate support inside the Ekaterinburg Arena, came alive in the second half after falling behind in the… ... more
    StarrFM -Sports15 hours ago
  • OFFICIAL: Government postpones meeting with FIFA indefinitel...
    The Ministry of Youth and Sports' meeting with officials of the Federation of International Football has been postponed indefinitely, according the Public Relations Officer of the ministry. FIFA sent a delegation to Accra to help resolve the impasse between the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ghana Football Association… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet15 hours ago
  • 2018 World Cup: France 1-0 Peru: Kylian Mbappe’s first...
    Kylian Mbappe's first goal at the World Cup sealed all three points for France in their World Cup Group C clash against Peru - and their place in the last 16. Mbappe tapped home after Olivier Giroud's initial effort had deflected over the goalkeeper. Despite only scoring once, France were… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet15 hours ago
  • Ghanaian forward Benjamin Tetteh joins Sparta Prague pre-sea...
    Sporting Director of Sparta Prague Zdenk asn has lavished praises on Benjamin Tetteh after the Ghanaian joined the side's pre-season training. The 20-year old joined Belgian giants Standard Liege in 2015 but had to be loaned to Slovacko after failing to establish himself in the team. The former Ghana youth… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet15 hours ago
  • Teams Arrive In Cape Coast For ECOWAS U-20 Athletics Champio...
    The maiden Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) U-20 Athletics Championships is almost upon us now with the arrival of teams for the championships which runs from Friday, 22nd June to Saturday, 23rd June at the C ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports15 hours ago
  • Gov’t Meeting With FIFA Over Anas Exposé Postponed
    The meeting scheduled between the Government of Ghana and representatives of FIFA to discuss the way forward for Ghana football in the light of government 39;s decision to clean the Ghana FA has been postponed. FIFA initially agreed with t ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Kennedy Boateng’s Future With Austrian Side SV Reid In...
    The future of Ghanaian defender Kennedy Boateng at SV Reid has been put in doubt. The centre-back has returned to his parent club LASK Linz following the expiration of his loan deal at the club. Fresh reports from Austria are suggesting ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Anas video: MOYS meeting with FIFA postponed indefinitely
    The planned meeting between the government of Ghana and officials from FIFA in Accra has been postponed indefinitely, Starrfmonline.com has gathered. Officials from FIFA were expected in Ghana on Thursday, June 21, ahead of a meeting with the Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah to discuss the way forward… ... more
    StarrFM -Sports16 hours ago
  • #Number12: Government postpones meeting with FIFA indefinite...
    The government of Ghana will no longer meet FIFA delegation on Thursday. Officials of FIFA have been informed by the Ministry for Youth and Sports to postpone their visit to Ghana to settle the impasses between government and the Ghana Football Association (GFA).A meeting was scheduled for Thursday between the… ... more
    Pulse -Sports16 hours ago
  • France seal last-16 spot as Mbappe earns victory over Peru
    Mbappe's first-half strike helped France overcome - and eliminate - a resilient Peru to earn a spot in the knockout round of the World Cup. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports16 hours ago
  • Ghana Minigolf schools competition finals set for Saturday
    The finals of the maiden edition of the Ghana Minigolf schools competition will be held this Saturday. ... more
    MyJoyOnline -Sports16 hours ago
  • Rafael Mensah Aims To Become Ghana’s Next World Boxing Cha...
    Ghana rsquo;s Rafael Mensah (31-0, 23 KOs) is very sure of becoming Ghana rsquo;s next World champion as he faces WBA World super featherweight champion Alberto Machado (19-0, 16 KOs) of Puerto Rico. The clash has been fixed for July 21 at ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Tshabalala Backs African Side For World Cup Semis
    Former Bafana Bafana midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala believes an African side will make the semifinals of the 2018 Fifa World Cup. Tshabalala, who rose to global fame after scoring a stunning opening goal of the 2010 Fifa World Cup against Me ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Azumah Nelson: “Bout With Gomez Was The Best Of My Career...
    Former WBC Superfeather weight champion, ldquo;The Professor rdquo; Azumah Nelson, has revealed that his 1984 clash with Wilfredo Gomez in San Juan, Puerto Rico is the best of his career. The bout was the 21st of Nelson 39;s ca ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Sports Minister Refuses To Meet FIFA Mediation Team As Crisi...
    Ghana 39;s government has reportedly cancelled a proposed meeting with FIFA to resolve the crisis that has crippled football in the powerful West African nation, local media have reported. The cracks appear to have been widened after the c ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Samuel Tetteh Begins Preseason With Austrian Club Lask Linz
    Ghanaian winger Samuel Tetteh has begun preseason with Austrian side Lask Linz ahead of the 2018/19 season. The winger who joined Lask on loan from Red Bull Salzburg was a key member of the side that have qualified for the Europa Cup, afte ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Playing For Chelsea And Arsenal Would Be A Dream Come True &...
    Torino midfielder, Afriyie Acquah has revealed his dreams of playing for two of London 39;s top clubs Chelsea and Arsenal. The Ghana international who was close joining Birmingham City in January, he has dreams of playing in the most view ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports16 hours ago
  • Africa showing few signs of making World Cup breakthrough
    Africas much-awaited and coveted tilt at World Cup glory looks as far off as ever after a dismal round of opening fixtures for the continents teams at the tournament in Russia. Not even a win for Senegal in their first Group H in Moscow on Tuesday could temper an otherwise… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Alex Asamoah bemoans government’s decision to dissolve...
    Techiman Eleven Wonders forward Alex Asamoah has lamented on government's decision to suspend football in Ghana. Following the expos by undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas in June, over 77 referees and football administrators were caught on camera accepting bribes to influence Ghana Premier League results, leading to an indefinite suspension… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Why we have fallen hard for the Senegal World Cup team
    We owe Senegal an apology! Whilst we were busy fawning overNigeria and their stunning World Cup jersey,we overlooked Senegal, who were quietly waiting in the wings to show the world what they are made of. Without hype or fanfare, they stepped on to the pitch and thrilled fans, scoring two… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Hearts of Oak talisman Patrick Razak starts light training a...
    Hearts of Oak talisman Patrick Razak has returned to light training after recovering from an injury. Razak was knocked back by a hamstring setback last month and missed the side's last two Premier League matches against Inter Allies and Medeama. But the speedster has returned to light scale training after… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Razak Brimah Is Better Than Richard Ofori – Pitso Mosi...
    Mamelodi Sundowns head coach, Pitso Mosimane has insisted that Razak Brimah is better than compatriot Richard Ofori of Maritzburg United. Brimah who joined the Brazilians last summer has down the pecking order and playing second fiddle to D ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports17 hours ago
  • Nigeria, Cameroon, South Africa on stand-by for 2018 Africa ...
    Following the recent uncertainty surrounding Ghana's future in international football, three countries have been asked to be on stand-by to consider hosting the 2018 Africa Women Championship (AWCON). Information gathered by the GNA Sports reveals that, though the Ministry of Youth and Sports has not been informed of any decision… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Ferencváros new signing Abraham Akwasi Frimpong to face M...
    Ferencvros new signing Abraham Akwasi Frimpong will face Maccabi Tel Aviv in the first qualifying round of the Europa League. The Ghanaian joined the Hungarian giants this summer from Red Star Belgrade. The 25-year-old towering figure will feature in the two -legged ties next month. The first leg takes place… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • World Cup 2018: Argentina vs Croatia in numbers
    Argentina will come face to face this evening in their group D clash The South Americans are 5 on the FIFA ranking, while Croatia are 20th.Argentina are doing battle with Croatia for the fifth time in all competitions.In their four previous meetings, Argentina have won two, lost one and the… ... more
    Pulse -Sports17 hours ago
  • Ghana would host 2018 Africa Women’s Nations Cup
    Ghana would host the 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations later this year despite claims of being stripped of the hosting right. Widespread media reports claimed on Wednesday that the West African nation has been stripped of the right to host continental tournament in November after football was plunged into… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Ghanaian forward Samuel Asamoah starts pre-season with Belgi...
    Ghanaian forward Samuel Asamoah has started pre-season with Belgian lower side Sint-Truiden. The 24-year-old is among a number of top players who started pre-season on Wednesday. Asamoah, whose mother hails from Togo, has been an integral part of the STVV squad since joining in 2017. He scored once in 23… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Belgian side Sint-Truiden release Ghanaian forward Elton-Ofo...
    Belgian side Sint-Truiden have released Ghanaian forwardElton-Ofoi Acolatse following the expiration of his loan deal, GHANAsoccernet.com can confirm. The 22-year-old was farmed out on loan to the lower-tier side by parent club Club Brugge. He failed a real impact and has been sent back to his club. Acolatse is expected… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Zamalek Striker Nana Poku Absent From Training As He Nears E...
    Zamalek striker Nana Poku has been absent from the team 39;s training as he nears exit. The Ghanaian is expected to arrive in Egypt in the next 48 hours to hold discussions with the North African giants regarding his future. Poku is set ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports17 hours ago
  • Fatau Dauda Eyes Treble With Enyimba
    High-flying Ghanaian goalkeeper Fatau Dauda is eyeing a treble-winning feat with his Nigerian side Enyimba International who are in the running for the CAF Confederations Cup, the FA Cup and the League. Fatau Dauda joined the ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports17 hours ago
  • Columbus Crew seeks to rebound after Jonathan Mensah recover...
    Columbus Crew will seek to rebound following the availability of Ghana defender Jonathan Mensah. The 27-year-old has recovered from a thigh injury after featuring in the 2-0 defeat against Atlanta. However, the return of the centre-back has been hugely hailed by the side as coach Gregg Berhalter seeks to stitch… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet17 hours ago
  • Winger Latif Blessing Promises To Deliver US Open Cup For LA...
    Ghanaian winger Latif Atta Blessing has promised to win the Lamar US Open Cup for Los Angeles FC after scoring the winner in the round of 16 against Sacramento Republic FC. The former Ghana Premier League MVP has been outstanding since mov ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports18 hours ago
  • Michael Essien Rejected By Romanian Side CFR Cluj For Being ...
    Ghana icon Michael Essien has been snubbed by Romanian side CFR Cluj for being too old at aged 35. The Chelsea legend is currently unattached after he was released by Indonesian side Persib Bandung in March this year. The Ghanaian has be ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports18 hours ago
  • 2018 World Cup: Denmark 1-1 Australia: VAR Penalty Hands Aus...
    Another VAR penalty decision helped Australia to a 1-1 draw with Denmark in their World Cup Group C clash in Samara on Thursday afternoon. Denmark took the lead on seven minutes through Christian Eriksen 39;s superb half-volley, before VAR ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports18 hours ago
  • Ghana’s Sports Minister refuses to meet FIFA mediation...
    Ghana's government has reportedly canceled a proposed meeting with FIFA to resolve the crisis that has crippled football in the powerful West African nation, local media have reported. The cracks appear to have been widened after the country's Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah chicken out of the meeting - claiming a… ... more
    GhanaSoccernet18 hours ago
  • Majeed Waris To Sign Permanent Deal With FC Porto
    Majeed Waris will sign a four year deal with FC Porto following an automatic activation of the permanent clause in his initial loan deal, according to a report by Footy-Ghana.com. The Ghana striker joined the Dragons on loan from FC Lorient ... more
    ModernGhana -Sports18 hours ago
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