Meet Frank Boahen: The man whose perfect touch produced the perfect WAFU picthes

One of the most exciting stories at the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations has been the durability of the Cape Coast Sports Stadium and its pitch which at its conclusion will have hosted 22 matches. The other two matches were held at the Nduom Sports Stadium to make up a total of 24 matches across the entire WAFU tournament. The ...

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WAFU 2017: Black Stars B captain Isaac Twum wins best player award

Isaac Twum

Black Stars B captain Isaac Twum was named the best player for the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. The midfielder was outstanding as he led the Black Stars to win the rejuvenated competition on home soil Twum transferred his club form to the National team by putting up a masterclass performance throughout the competition. The Inter-Allies skipper earned himself a ...

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Ghana cut Nigeria to size to lift 2017 FOX-WAFU Cup

Ghana were crowned the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations champions after thumping Nigeria 4-1 in the final at Cape Coasts Sports Stadium on Sunday, September 24. A brace from Stephen Sarfo, a penalty from Vincent Atingah and an injury time strike from Winnful Cobbinah saw the Black Stars defend their 2013 title. It was a cagey start to the game ...

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Premier League returns on Wednesday October 4

The Ghana Premier League returns on Wednesday October 4, after the Ghana 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. The Premier League has been on a nearly month break since the 26th week fixture to pave way for the West Africa sub-regional tournament, which is being held in Cape Coast. The tournament will come to an end this Sunday, and the league ...

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Wa All Stars General Manager Appointed NSA Board Member

Wa All Stars General Manager, Seth Panwum ‘Boyoyo Boyoyo’, has been appointed as a board member of the National Sports Authority by the President of the land , Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo. The young football administrator led the Wa based side to the ultimate glory and has been rewarded with a spot in the NSA board for his pioneer ...

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Founder of Liberty Professionals, Alhaji Sly Tetteh honoured

The founder of Dansoman based Liberty Professionals, Alhaji Sly Tetteh has been honoured with a memorial lecture that was graced by bigwigs of the Confederations of Africa Football (CAF). The lecture which was held at the Tang Palace Hotel saw football administrators, friends, family and ex-footballers take their turns to eulogize the man widely regarded as the pioneer of professional ...

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Kevin-Prince Boateng’s super volley goal shortlisted for FIFA Puskas Award

Ghanian midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng

Kevin-Prince Boateng’s stunnig goal for Las Palmas in their 2-1 defeat to Villareal has been shortlisted by FIFA as a contender for the 2016 ‘Puskas Goal of the Year’. Intricate build up on the edge of the box between Jonathan Viera and Vicente Gomez saw the visitors work the ball well to find a way into the area to Tana, ...

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Bechem United owner mounts pressure on GFA president Nyantakyi to step down with for fresh face

President of Bechem United Kingsley Owusu Achiaw has urged the Ghana Football Association boss Kwesi Nyantakyi to leave the seat at the expiration of his current term. Owusu Achiaw, popularly known in football circles as ‘Agama’, admonished Kwesi Nyantakyi to concentrate on his, WAFU, CAF and FIFA positions and not consider running again for the Ghana Football Association top post. ...

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Sadio Mane breaks silence of Joseph Lamptey’s decisions in South Africa vs Senegal World Cup qualifier

Sadio Mane has backed FIFA’s decision to restage Senegal’s World Cup qualifier against South Africa after the referee in charge of the game was found guilty of match-fixing during last November’s fixture in Polokwane. FIFA has ordered the game, which ended in a 2-1 win for South Africa, to be played again in November after Ghanaian referee Joseph Odartei Lamptey ...

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Revealed: Ghana U-17 jersey numbers for FIFA U-17 tournament

WAFA wizkid, Aminu Mohammed has been included in Paa Kwesi Fabin’s final 21-man squad ahead of next month’s FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. Mohammed has been handed the No. 11 jersey. Skipper Eric Eyiah retained his iconic No. 6 while Emmanuel Toku will wear his favorite No. 10. Below is Ghana’s 21-man squad Goalkeepers: Ibrahim Danlad (Kotoko) – 1, ...

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