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GBFA is the only accredited and recognized Association in Ghana – GBFA warns

The Ghana Bodybuilding and Fitness Association (GBFA) has called on the public to disregard a group called the World Amateur Body Building Association (WABBA) cautioning that, the GBFA is the only recognized and accredited body under the National Sports Authority (NSA). The Acting Communication Officer of the GBFA, Mr. George Fausta Baffoe said, the Association is accredited by the NSA …

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Meet Opanin Kwasi Kuma, the man behind the formation of Asante Kotoko

International Football Federation of History and Statistics’s Africa club of the century, Asante Kotoko SC was officially founded 85 years ago on Friday August, 31 1935. Tracing the history of the club to the colonial days of Ghana, formerly called Gold Coast, renowned sports historian, Bright Yeboah Taylor of Kumasi based Pure FM has given a narration of how the club which …

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So Abedi Pele is now a walking ATM? – Ghanaians react to ex-players’ call for help

Ghanaians and GhanaWeb readers have reacted to the constant calls for help by former Ghana players to 1992 Black Stars captain, Abedi Ayew Pele. This comes on the back of former Hasaacas player, Herbert Olabode Williams’ call on the Maestro to help him and his other colleagues who are having issues with finances. Olabode made this appeal after stating how happy he …

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Bayern Munich Star Alphonso Davies ‘making Ghanaian people proud’

Alphonso Davies will never play for his country of birth, but former Ghana international goalkeeper Abukari Damba says the African nation should be proud of what the teenager has achieved since relocating to Canada as a child and moving to Europe with Bayern Munich at 18. Davies was born in Buduburam, a Ghanaian refugee camp, after his parents had fled …

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Former Black Stars player Olabode Williams begs Abedi Pele for help

Former Hasaacas player, Herbert Olabode Williams has called on his colleague and former Black Stars captain Abedi Pele to come to his aid and that of his former colleagues who are struggling. According to the former Accra Greats Olympics player, he is happy that Abedi Pele did what he couldn’t do because of injury by playing at the highest level during his …

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Gideon Mensah lands in Portugal ahead of imminent move to Vitória Guimarães

Ghana defender Gideon Mensah has touched down in Portugal ahead of impending switch to Liga NOS side Vitória Guimarães. Mensah left Austrian giants Red Bull Salzburg to join Belgian Jupilar Pro League side Zulte Waregem on a season-long loan last summer, providing 2 assists in 19 games before the season was cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis. The 22-year-old has …

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FIFA orders Ghana FA to stop large amendments to statutes, congress expansion halted

Members of the Ghana FA congress seeking to make large amendments to the statutes of the federation have suffered a huge blow after FIFA told the members that the current laws of the GFA are adequately balanced to cater for all interests in the game. The world governing body said the changes sought to the statutes, made just eight months …

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‘I would have been forced to be corrupt if’ – Tony Yeboah makes shocking revelation

Former Ghana international Tony Yeboah says he stopped doing football because he didn’t want to ruin his hard-earned reputation. The former Ghana striker who has a chain of businesses including hotels and other companies tried to enter into the murky waters of football ownership but it didn’t take long before he got frustrated and sold off Yegoala FC. Yegoala FC …

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Racism was everywhere in Germany during my playing days – C.K Akonnor

Coach of the Black Stars Charles Akonnor as opened up about life during his playing days as a black player in Germany. The Ghana coach spent more than a decade playing for various clubs in Germany including Fortuna Koln and VfL Wolfsburg after leaving the shores of Ghana in the early 90’s. According to Akonnor he was the subject of racist abuse …

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French giants Bordeaux join race for talented Ghana winger Osman Bukari

French giants Girondins Bordeaux have joined the list of clubs keen on signing Ghana’s talented winger Osman Bukari, newspapers in the European country have reported. The top-flight side have offered €2 million in their first attempt to sign the speedy star who has become the target of several clubs in the top leagues of Europe. The 21-year-old, who plays for …

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