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Kotoko bid for perfect record in Chelsea clash

Two-time African champions, Asante Kotoko is bidding for an unbeaten run as they clash with visiting Berekum Chelsea in a day three fixture of the Ghana Premier League (GPL), at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi, on Sunday, January 12. The Porcupine Warriors go into the encounter...

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Former Asante Kotoko midfielder Jackson Owusu is in Kenya to sign for Gor Mahia FC

Former Asante Kotoko SC midfielder, Jackson Owusu is set to join Kenyan giants Gor Mahia FC, GHANAsoccernet.com can disclose. The former Berekum Chelsea star has already arrived in the Nairobi, the capital of Kenya ahead of his move. Owusu will be joining the K'Ogalo as a...

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King Faisal bracing up for difficult GPL outing

King Faisal Babies are confident they will keep up the pace in the 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League (GPL), in spite of the team’s stormy take-off. The Kumasi-based club have lost their opening two matches, 1-4 to Dreams, and 0-1 to Ashgold - leaving them in the...

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Exclusive: Asante Kotoko to ditch STRIKE to set up a new mega Kits deal with a German Company- check...

Kotoko to land a new kit deal and end their current partnership with Strike. The Porcupine Warriors have had their strip manufactured by strike since November 2018 in a deal which saw the Club amassing GHS130,000 during the kits unveiling. The strike 3-year deal was sealed...

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Kwesi Appiah thanks Ghana President Akufo Addo for opportunity to coach Black Stars

Former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has sent his immense appreciation to the country's President Nana Akufo Addo for giving him the chance to coach the national team. This comes after after Appiah's expired contract was not renewed by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) with the federation...

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King Faisal appoints Serbian trainer Slaviša Boži?i?

Ghana Premier League newbies, King Faisal has appointed Serbian coach Slaviša Boži?i? as head coach following defeats in their opening two matches of the Ghanaian topflight campaign. Local media reports indicate that the former Red Star Belgrade U19 trainer arrived in Ghana on Sunday to takeover...

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Hearts of Oak lacks quality – Edward Ni Odoom

Hearts of Oak interim coach, Edward Nii Odoom has said his outfit lacks the needed quality in the playing body for the team to be on the right path in the ongoing league. The Phobians have exhibited a poor run of form in the Ghana Premier...

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Medeama thump Hearts, Aduana edge Olympics

Match-day two of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League (GPL) produced some interesting results at the nine-match centers. Prince Opoku scored a brace while Nana Kofi scored for the Mauve and Yellow Boys as they deepen the woes of the Phobians who are yet to record a...

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Kurt Okraku reveals reasons for mass sacking of national team coaches

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kurt Okraku says the dismal performance of the various national teams last year is the reason for the sacking of all the national team coaches. In a drastic and unexpected move last week the GFA fired all the coaches for...

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Akufo-Addo cuts sod for construction of Alajo AstroTurf

As part of efforts by government to nurture the interest of the youth in the country in sports, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on 4th January, 2020, commissioned the construction of an AstroTurf at Alajo in the Greater Accra region. The Alajo AstroTurf will be financed...

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ACCRA HEARTS OF OAK AND THE GHOST BUSTERS.

ACCRA HEARTS OF OAK AND THE GHOST BUSTERS. Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club, one doesn't need to be a clairvoyant, is tattered beyond redemption. The oldest club in Ghana has suffered a second defeat, one of the heaviest defeats the team has suffered in recent...

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ACCRA HEARTS OF OAK AND THE GHOST BUSTERS.

ACCRA HEARTS OF OAK AND THE GHOST BUSTERS. Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club, one doesn't need to be a clairvoyant, is tattered beyond redemption. The oldest club in Ghana has suffered a second defeat, one of the heaviest defeats the team has suffered in recent...

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KOTOKO DEALS RUTHLESSLY WITH LEGON CITY.

KOTOKO DEALS RUTHLESSLY WITH LEGON CITY. The Porcupine Warriors, Kumasi Asante Kotoko, has dwarfed Legon City to the background by thrashing them by 3 goals to 1. The fabulous lads who were playing away conceded the first goal but came into the game to level the...

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GFA Boss Kurt Okraku Taking Revenge Against Coach Kwesi Appiah For Snubbing His Players?

Ghana Football Association president, Kurt Okraku and his Executive Council Members have come under pressure for dissolving all technical teams of the national teams. On Thursday, December 2, the Communications Department of the Ghana FA released a statement indicating that all technical team for the national...

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GFA Boss Kurt Okraku Taking Revenge Against Coach Kwesi Appiah For Snubbing His Players?

Ghana Football Association president, Kurt Okraku and his Executive Council Members have come under pressure for dissolving all technical teams of the national teams. On Thursday, December 2, the Communications Department of the Ghana FA released a statement indicating that all technical team for the national...

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ASANTE KOTOKO starting XI to face Legon Cities.

ASANTE KOTOKO starting XI to face Legon Cities. 📝F. Annan (GK)(C), C. Nettey, I. Imoro, E. Dacosta, A. Badu, J. Blay, C. Ameyaw, M. Salifu, E. Gyamfi, A. Okrah, S. Yacouba

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Kwasi Appiah, others to re-apply for Black Stars coaching job

Black Stars head Coach James Kwasi Appiah is set to re-apply for the role following the expiry of his contract. The new football leadership have resolved to dissolve all technical teams of the various national sides all in a bid to re-shape the technical direction of...

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Hearts of Oak should come to Tarkwa with bulletproof to prevent the goals- Jawad Obama

Ashanti Regional Representative for Medeama SC , Jawad Obama has warned Accra Hearts of Oak to come to Tarkwa with bulletproof on Sunday when the two sides come face to face in the Match Day two of the Ghana Premier League. Medeama SC got off to...

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We are poised for victory against Legon Cities – Felix Annan

Asante Kotoko captain, Felix Annan believes his side is poised for victory against Legon Cities tonight. The Porcupines Warriors will play as guests to the former Wa All Stars team at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday night at 18:00 GMT on match-day 2 of the...

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C.K Akunnor to serve as interim coach of Black Stars

Former captain of the Black Stars C.K Akunnor has reportedly been appointed as interim coach of the Black Stars after the dissolution all technical teams of the various national teams by the GFA. C. K. Akonnor is set to replace James Kwasi Appiah as interim coach...

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We will go out there and play our game – Maxwell Konadu insists

Head Coach of Asante Kotoko Maxwell Konadu believes his side will not be in a haste in their clash with Legon Cities FC, insisting “We’ll play our normal game.” After overcoming Eleven Wonders in Kumasi, Asante Kotoko will be hoping to make it two out two...

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‘I am scoring twice against Kotoko on Friday’ – LC FC forward Sadick Sule warns

Legon Cities FC striker, Sadick Sule, has laid down a strong warning to Asante Kotoko ahead of their Week 2 Ghana Premier League clash on Friday at the Accra Sports Stadium. Sule has boldly declared that he will score two goals against the Porcupine Warriors in...

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Ghana to be seeded for Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifier

The Black Stars of Ghana will enjoy the luxury of been seeded for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers when the draw is held on 21 January,2020 at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Cairo, Egypt. Ghana will earn that right as a result of being among...

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Expensive flop George Abege heads list of players to be kicked out of Kotoko

Asante Kotoko are ready to downsize their bloating squad from 33 players to about 27 players for the ongoing 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League season. The early signs of the Maxwell Konadu reign is very glaring that some players do not feature in his plans and will...

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GPL Preview: Legon Cities target first win against Asante Kotoko

Ghana Premier League (GPL) outfit, Legon Cities FC, are hopeful on snatching their first win of the season on Friday night when they welcome giants Kumasi Asante Kotoko to the Accra Sports Stadium in their second fixture of the ongoing campaign. Having drawn 2-2 with Liberty...

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BREAKING NEWS: GFA dissolves technical teams of all national teams

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has dissolved the technical teams of all national teams with immediate effect. The decision affects both male and female national teams. The GFA extends its appreciation to all coaches and members of the respective national teams for their contributions to our...

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Edward Nii Odoom to hold first Hearts of Oak training at 3pm

Hearts of Oak coach, Edward Nii Odoom will hold his first training today after his appointment to lead the 'continental club masters' in the ongoing Premier League season . The former Tema Youth coach resumes official duties at 3:00pm local time after replacing Kim Grant as...

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Kotoko to train at Accra sports stadium today ahead of Legon Cities clash

Preparations for Asante Kotoko’s Premier League match day-two clash with Legon Cities will end today as they train under floodlights at the Accra Sports Stadium at 6 pm. The Porcupines will play under the floodlights on Friday as they meet Legon Cities FC as guests at...

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Shatta Wale backs Legon Cities to beat Asante Kotoko

Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale is throwing his weight behind Legon Cities FC to beat Kumasi Asante Kotoko in the Ghana Premier League week 2 top liner. Wale who will be performing life at the Accra Sports Stadium few...

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Maxwell Konadu admits difficulty in beating Eleven Wonders

Head coach of Asante Kotoko Maxwell Konadu has admitted Eleven Wonders made things difficult for his side despite edging the Techiman based club by a slim win. A second minute header by Justice Blay was enough to secure the Porcupines the maximum points in Kumasi ....

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