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Andre Ayew, Asamoah Gyan honoured at Ghana Football Awards

Black Stars Captain Andre Dede Ayew was adjudged Footballer of the Year at the third edition of Ghana Football Awards (GFA) held at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) on Saturday. Ayew who had a stellar outing for both club and country edged his fellow countrymen Kudus Mohammed and Gladson Awako to bag the topmost award on the night. Ghana …

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Captain of Hearts of Oak attributes to hard-work

Fatawu Mohammed, the Captain of Accra Hearts of Oak has attributed his side’s crucial win over rivals, Asante Kotoko to hard work and determination. Asante Kotoko suffered a 0-1 defeat to Accra Hearts of Oak in match-day 31 of the ongoing Ghana Premier League (GPL) played on Sunday at the Accra Sports Stadium. Daniel Afriyie Barnieh’s lone goal in the …

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Football fans besiege Hearts Secretariat for match tickets

Football fans on Friday morning stormed the secretariat of Accra Hearts of Oak to purchase match tickets for the epic encounter against Asante Kotoko at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday. Following the decision of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) not to sell tickets at the gates on Sunday as well as government’s directive for only 25% attendance at the …

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Rampant Hearts edge Legon Cities to go top

Accra Hearts of Oak narrowly edged their regional counterparts Legon Cities 2-1 in a match-week 30 encounter of the 2020/21 Ghana Premier League played at the Accra Sports Stadium. Two first half goals from Kwadwo Obeng Junior and Fredrick Ansah Botchway ensured Hearts regained top spot of the league heading into their Super Clash encounter against Asante Kotoko who are …

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MTN FA Cup Wrap: Hearts, Kotoko avoid upsets, Tema Youth thump Inter Allies

NSPO 006 Accra, June 2, GNA – Asante Kotoko and Hearts have no difficulties in edging their opponents in the round of 64 as they sailed through into the Round 32 of this year’s MTN FA Cup. NSPO 006 Accra, June 2, GNA – Asante Kotoko and Hearts have no difficulties in edging their opponents in the round of 64 …

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Accra to Host West Africa International Marathon (WAIM)

Accra, the capital city of Ghana will be the host of one of the biggest long-distance races in Ghana; the West Africa International Marathon (WAIM). The “West Africa International Marathon” would be under the auspices of Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Region II and Medivents Consult one of the leading organisers of marathons in the country. The event which would …

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Long distance athlete Amponsah visits Youth and Sports Minister

Mr. Mustapha Ussif, the Minister of Youth and Sports, has reaffirmed the government’s support for young athletes so as to make them highly competitive on the international stage. The Minister said this during a courtesy call to his office by reigning long-distance champion William Amponsah and Ghana’s Fastest Human 2021 Sarfo Ansah. In his interaction with the athletes, the Minister …

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Hearts NCC debunk comments over being aided to win the league

Accra, May 21, GNA – The National Chapters Committee (NCC) of Accra Hearts of Oak has rubbished comments from a staunch Kotoko supporter Nii Darko who is alleged to have said that Hearts is being aided to win the league title. According to a statement released by the supporter’s body, Nii Darko’s comment is frivolous and should be annulled by …

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Footballer, mother and married: Alice Sarkodie beats the African myth about female players

Women football has come a long way on the Africa Continent. The success story of many female players like Nigeria’s Assisat Oshoala, Ghana’s Elizabeth Addo and others have made bold statements for female players who are striving to follow in their footsteps. However female football players often face some stereotypes which essentially demotivates others from choosing that career path. ” …

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May 9 Commemoration: MOYS worried over recurring incidents of hooliganism

Accra, May 9, GNA – Mr. Mustapha Ussif, Minister for Youth and Sports (MOYS) has expressed worry over reports of hooliganism at various football centres despite the havoc that wrecked the nation 20 years ago. The MOYS in collaboration with the National Sports Authority (NSA) marked the 20th anniversary of the May 9th football disaster that claimed 127 lives at …

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