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Kotoko, Hearts record victories, as Karela ends unbeaten run

Fatawu Safiu scored in a second consecutive game to cement Asante Kotoko’s lead on top of Zone A in the ongoing GFA Normalisation Special Cup after match day four. Fatawu’s brace in the regional derby against Ashgold at the Kumasi Baba Yara Stadium, was all the goals recorded in a thrilling match. Fatawu scored all two goals in six minutes, …

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NC Special Competition: Fixtures of the tier two league for Match Day 3

Matchday three of the Normalization Committee tier two Special Competition will come off over the weekend. Matches will come off on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. The competition promises some mouthwatering clashes with Pagan Crocodiles hosting RTU leading the pack. Zone 1A Paga Crocodile vrs Real Tamale United Steadfast vrs Wa Suntaa Tamale City vrs Kintampo United Techiman City vrs Gbewaa …

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Hearts Of Oak Oldies overcome Asante Kotoko Oldies in Independence Day clash

Accra Hearts of Oak Oldies on Wednesday subjected their arch rivals Asante Kotoko 4-2 defeat on penalties to win the Independence Cup in Accra. The pulsating encounter saw the Porcupines oldies came back from two goals down to force the game into penalties . Hearts of Oak took the lead through Wisdom Abbey early in the first half. Charles Taylor …

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Highlights of Kotoko’s 3-0 win over Nkana FC in CAF Confed Cup

Asante Kotoko gained revenge for their last week loss to Nkana by defeating the Zambian side 3-0 at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi on Sunday. Despite the absence of captain Amos Frimpong due to suspension, Kotoko stunned Nkana with three goals in the opening 30 minutes as the Porcupine Warriors moved up to second in the Caf Confederation Cup …

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oday in history: Azumah Nelson knocks out Jeff Fenech

On this day 1 March 1992 (Exactly 27 years ago) Ghana’s Azumah Nelson TKOs Jeff Fenech of Australia in round 8 at Princes Park Football Ground, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and retained his WBC super featherweight title. It was the second meeting of their trilogy. Their first fight was nine months earlier and ended in a split decision draw. The 1st …

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Normalisation Committee set to storm FIFA over government interference

Ghana’s Normalisation Committee may head to FIFA over government interference after the country’s Sports Ministry bypassed the interim body to organise a special competition for local clubs. The world governing body will view the latest development as direct government interference and may be forced to step in. The latest decision is a massive slap on the competence of the four-member …

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Gamboy defeats Russia’s Vyacheslav Gusev to win IBF title

Ghanaian boxer, Emmanuel ‘Gameboy’ Tagoe beat Russian, Vyacheslav Gusev on Saturday night to clinch the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Global and International Boxing Federation (IBF) International lightweight titles. ‘Game Boy’ as Tagoe is known was declared the winner of the fight after 12 rounds of fight by a unanimous decision. The fight which was originally billed for January 26 at …

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Extremists distort the message of Islam – Newcastle star Atsu

Newcastle United winger Christian Atsu says extremists have distorted Islam amid fears of fans hostility ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in an Islamic populated Egypt this summer. The seven-time African champions will host the biannual event after replacing Cameroon for the continental showpiece. However, there are fears traveling fans will be faced with hostility in a country …

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CAF Confederation Cup: We are ready for Kotoko-Nkana FC coach

Nkana Fc head coach, Beston Chambeshi, says his team is confident of a victory against Asante Kotoko in Sunday’s Caf Confederation Cup game to be played at the Nkana Sports Stadium in Kitwe. Nkana FC defeated Al Hilal of Sudan in their second group game at the Nkana Sports Stadium a week ago. Speaking ahead of the game, Chambeshi, is …

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Richard Commey cannot run away from me – Emmanuel ‘Gameboy’ Tagoe

WBO African champion, Emmanuel ‘Gameboy’ Tagoe, has denied challenging newly crowned IBF world lightweight champion, Richard Oblitey Commey, to a fight. But was quick to add that the new IBF lightweight world champion cannot run away from him since they are all in the same weight category. Richard Oblitey Commey became Ghana’s ninth boxing world champion when he dropped Russia’s …

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