Articles by: Daniel David Quartey

Senzo Meyiwa shot dead

Bafana Bafana and Pirates shot stopper Senzo Meyiwa shot dead

Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa shot dead Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa has been shot and killed, the SA Police Service confirmed the sad news on Sunday. The country Police confirmed that the 27-year-old was pronounced dead on arrival at a hospital on the East Rand in Gauteng. The exact details of the deadly […]

October 27, 2014 ·
 
Ghana banned by CAF

CAF bans Ghana from U-17 championship for age cheating

CAF bans Ghana from U-17 tournament The Ghana Football Association confirms receipt of a letter from CAF disqualifying the National U-17 team, the Black Starlets from the U-17 Championship to be played in Niger in 2015 after upholding the opinion of its Medical Committee on the eligibility of one of the players. This followed a protest filed by Cameroon against […]

October 27, 2014 ·
 
Mbulaeni Mulaudzi

Ex-world champion Mulaudzi killed in car crash

EX-World champion Mulaudzi killed in a car crash Former world 800 metreschampion and Olympic silver medallist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi has been killed in a car accident in his native South Africa. The 34-year-old died on his way to an athletics meeting in Johannesburg, a statement from the office of South Africa President Jacob Zuma said on Friday. “The nation has lost […]

October 26, 2014 ·
 
Asamoah Gyan starts light training

Massive boost for Ghana and Al Ain as Gyan returns to light training

Asamoah Gyan returns to light training after sustaining a thigh injury Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan has positively handed a massive boost to Ghana and Al Ain with his quick recovery from a thigh strain injury he suffered in his side league game last weekend. Over the week, reports emanating from the local media states that the goal poacher for […]

October 25, 2014 ·
 
AFCON 2015 must be scrapped says Alex Song

AFCON 2015 must be scrapped says Alex Song

Alex Song says the Afcon 2015 should be called off. The Cameroon star Alex Song, said the 2015 AFCON should be scrapped because of the deadly Ebola virus. The epidemic virus has been hunting the West Africa sub region especially countries like Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea claiming close to 5000 lives. The next Africa Cup of Nations will be […]

October 25, 2014 ·
 
GFA

DOL Clubs set to attend seminar on online registration

DOL Clubs to attend seminar on online registration A one day seminar on the online registration of players by Division One League (DOL) Clubs for the 2014-15 season will come off next week. The seminar will be held on Wednesday 29th October at the headquarters of the Ghana Football Association at 9:00am. According to a GFA statement, Clubs are requested […]

October 24, 2014 ·
 
Black Stars ranked 35th

Ghana slip two places on the latest FIFA rankings

Ghana drops two places on the latest FIFA rankings Ghana slip two places to 35th in the October FIFA rankings after making a gradual leap in the previous month. Despite an improvement in their points build up which stands 685 points from the previous 661 points, the Black Stars dropped from the 33rd position. The Black Stars, who are leaders […]

October 23, 2014 ·
 
Uefa President Michel Platini

Platini demands apology from CAF

Uefa President Michel Platini wants CAF apology Uefa president Michel Platini is demanding an apology after the Confederation of African Football criticised him for comments on the staging of the Africa Cup of Nations. Caf accused Platini of “treacherously” interfering after he discussed the impact of the Ebola crisis on the tournament in a TV broadcast. But the Uefa president […]

October 23, 2014 ·
 
Pharoahs rejects Nigeria friendly

Egypt turn down Nigeria friendly

The Pharoahs refuses to play Nigeria in a friendly game The Pharaohs of Egypt head coach, Shawky Gharib, has refused to play a friendly match against Nigeria’s Super Eagles on November 6. The Egyptian Football Association announced they have received a formal offer from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to play a friendly match against the Pharaohs on November 6 […]

October 23, 2014 ·
 
Liberty Professionals coach fumed over the delay start of the league

Liberty Professionals coach fumed over the delay start of the league

George Lamptey fumed over the delay start of the league. Coach of Liberty Professionals, George Lamptey is fumed over the delay of the commencement of the 2014/2015 First Capital Plus Premier League. The 2014/15 league season is yet to kick start due to a legal tussle between King Faisal and the Ghana Football Association. The president of the GFA, Kwasi […]

October 22, 2014 ·