C.K Akonnor confirmed as new Black Stars Head Coach

The Ghana Soccer Association has Charles Kwabla as Head Coach of the Senior Countrywide workforce, the Black Stars.

The former Black Stars captain will be assisted by David Duncan as Assistant Coach.

The GFA has also named the rest Specialized Crew of the Black Stars as follows:

  1. Najawu Issah​ -​Goalkeepers Mentor

2. Dr. Christ Adomoako​ -​Team Medical doctor

  1. ​Henry Martey​ -​Welfare Officer

4.​ S. K. Ankomah​ -​Masseur

  1. ​George Nii Anum​ Amasa -​Masseur

6.​ Daniel Yankey​-​Equipment Officer

7.​ Suleman Zampa​-​Equipment Officer

The GFA has also constituted the Administration Committee of the Black Stars as follows:

  1. George Amoako​ – Chairman
  2. Akwasi Agyemang ​-​Vice Chairman
  3. Jones Alhassan Abu​-​Member
  4. Sammy Kuffuor ​-​Member​
  5. Fred Pappoe​-​Member

Resource: GFA Internet site

Confirmed! CK Akunnor is Black Stars head coach

The Ghana Soccer Association has verified Charles Kwablan as the Head of the Black Stars.

Akunnor was an assistant coach in the Kwesi -led technical workforce that was dissolved by the FA earlier in the yr.

He will be assisted by veteran gaffer David Duncan.

Akunnor’s gradual but continuous rise in the recreation commenced in his enjoying days when he captained Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga in the early 2000’s and is till now one particular of the players most revered by the admirers.

He led Kumasi Asante Kotoko to the income zone of the CAF Confederation Cup, beating teams like Zambia’s best ZESCO United and Nkana FC as perfectly as Cameroonian giants, Coton Activity.

Before Kotoko, Akunnor had managed in at Hearts, Desires FC, Ashanti Gold, in which he performed, and Sekondi Eleven Sensible.

The Black Stars nevertheless will be Akunnor’s hardest occupation yet because leaving it as captain and holding on to the assistant function for just two online games against South Africa and Sao Tome – coming in to exchange Ibrahim Tanko below the orders of previous manager, Kwesi Appiah.

As coach, Akunnor will be held to the identical significant specifications any manager of the Black Stars is held to.

Topical of his jobs will be to manual the workforce to the upcoming AFCON and also to the subsequent globe cup in Qatar.

Resource: 3information.com|Ghana

C.K Akunnor appointed new Black Stars coach

C.K Akunnor, a former worldwide, has been named as the head of the Black Stars.The 45-calendar year-old signed a two year deal with the Ghana Soccer Association.


The senior countrywide group coaching position turned vacant following the dissolution of the complex groups of the nationwide teams by the Executive Council of the FA which led to Kwesi getting rid of his position as the Black Stars mentor.

Akunnor has been clubless following parting strategies with Asante Kotoko immediately after guiding the club to earn the Normalization Committee Particular Competitors.

Nevertheless, he was named as the assistant coach of the Black Stars in Ghana’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations doubleheader qualifiers in opposition to Sao Tome and South Africa.

Akonnor, who also played for German Bundesliga facet, Wolfsburg has broad expertise in coaching with his stint at leading Ghana Leading League clubs namely Hearts of Oak, Dreams FC, Ashanti Gold SC, Asante Kotoko and relegated club Sekondi Eleven Clever.

On the other hand, former Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak coach David Duncan and George Boateng are most likely to be named as the assistant coach for C.K Akunnor following Ibrahim Tanko declined to take the situation.

Coach Akonnor capped 41 times for Ghana and he was named of the Black Stars following Abedi Pele’s retirement.

Source: Adomonline

CK Akunnor set to be named next Black Stars coach

Former Captain, Charles Kwadwo Akunnor, popularly recognised as CK Akunnor is set to just take above as the following Stars Mentor.

CK Akunnor, served as the assistant to former mentor Kwesi for the previous 2 months before the specialized teams of all countrywide groups bought dissolved by the GFA.

Akunnor has formerly served as coach of Sekondi XI Wise, Dreams FC, Ashantigold football club, Accra Hearts of Oak and recently, Kumasi Asante Kotoko.

His record at Kotoko is commendable as he is the only coach to direct Kotoko into the moneg zone of the CAF Confederations Cup in the very last 5 yrs.

He nevertheless fell brief in the last 2 online games of the group stage as Kotoko failed to development to the future phase of the competitors.

He then guided Kotoko to victory in the 2018/2019 Normalisation Commitee Specific Competition, defeating higher traveling Karela United (1-1) 4-1on penalties. Ahead of that, his Kotoko side experienced dispatched Accra Hearts Of Oak in the semi remaining of the competitors.

Akunnor still left Kotoko remarkably right after the level of competition and was afterwards appointed as deputy mentor of the black stars to assist Coach Kwasi Appiah.

He takes over a Black Stars staff in transition with demands of the enthusiasts still at an all time significant. His fast target will be to qualify Ghana to the AFCON 2021 and the 2022 environment cup in Qatar.

He will be assisted by David Duncan and George Boateng.

#SoundCityMVP2020: What the stars wore and full list of winners

The 2020 Soundcity MVP Award Festival went done at the Eko Convention Center, Lagos Nigeria. The popular continental music awards ceremony was hosted by South Africa’s finest media personality Bonang Matheba.

Stars like Joeboy, Tiwa Savage, Kuami Eugene, Stonebwoy, Diamond Platnumz among others gave the audience thrilling performances while rendering their hit songs.

Some of the of the night include Prince Kaybee, Rema, Naira Marley, Joeboy, Fireboy, Davido etc.

See photos from the blue carpet below.

See the full list of 2020 Soundcity MVP Award Festival 2020 winners below.

Best New MVP
FireBoy DML (NG)
JoeBoy (NG)
Marioo (TZ)
Rema (NG) – Winner
Simmy (SA)
Wendy Shay (GH)

Best Collaboration
Blow My Mind – Davido [NG]
Daz How Star Do – Skibii [NG]
Gugulethu – Prince Kaybee [SA] – Winner
Jama – DJ Mic Smith [GH]
Killin Dem – Burna Boy [NG]
Inama – Diamond PlatNumz [TZ]

Best Pop
Innos B [CG]
Nandy [TZ]
JoeBoy [NG] – Winner
Otile Brown [KE]
Kizz Daniel [NG]
Teni [NG]
Mayorkun [NG]
Rayvanny [TZ]
Naira Marley [NG]

Best Hip Hop
BlaqBonez (NG)
Falz (NG)
KHALIGRAPH Jones (KE) – Winner
Kwesta (SA)
Medikal (GH)
Shinski (KE)
Sarkodie (GH)
Reminisce (NG)
Ricky Rick (SA)
Zakwe (SA)

Best Duo
Motion (SA)
Blaq diamond (SA)
DopeNation (GH) – Winner
Ethic (KE)
Show Dem Camp (NG)
Toofan (TG)

African Producer of the Year
Cracker (NG)
Prince Kaybee (SA)
Jay Synth (NG)
Kel P (NG)
Ozedikus (NG)
Pheelz (NG)
Rexxie (NG) – Winner
S2Kizzy (TZ)

Best Female MVP
Betty G (ETH)
Daphne (CMR)
Nandy (TZ)
Sho Madjozi (SA)
Teni (NG) – Winner
Tiwa Savage (NG)
Yemi Alade (NG)

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Best Male MVP
Burna Boy (NG) – Winner
Davido (NG)
Diamond Platnumz (TZ)
King Promise (GH)
Sjava (SA)
Wizkid (NG)
Zlatan (NG)

African DJ of the Year
DJ Creme De La Creme (KE)
DJ Kaywise (NG)
DJ Neptune (NG)
DJ Spinall (NG) – Winner
DJ Vyrusky (GH)
DJ Zinhle (SA)

Digital Artiste of the Year
Cassper Nyovest [SA]
Davido [NG] – Winner
Diamond Platnumz [TZ]
Kizz Daniel [NG]
Mr Eazi [NG]
Yemi Alade [NG]
Wizkid [NG]

Listeners’ Choice
Baby – JoeBoy (NG)
Dumebi – Rema (NG)
Fetch your Life – Prince Kaybee (SA)
Jealous – Fireboy DML (NG) – Winner
Jama – DJ Mic Smith (GH)
Kainama – Harmonize (TZ)
Killin Dem – BurnaBoy (NG)
Kpo K3K3 – StoneBwoy (GH)
Oil & Gas – Olamide (NG)

Viewers’ Choice
49-99 – Tiwa Savage (NG)
Able God – Chinko Ekun (NG)
Banomoya – Prince Kaybee (SA)
My Level – Shatta Wale (GH)
On The Low – Burna Boy (NG)
Soapy – Naira Marley (NG) – Winner
Tetema – Rayvanny (TZ)
Zanku (Legwork) – Zlatan (NG)

of the Year
49-99 – Tiwa Savage by Meji Alabi (NG) – Winner
Dangote – Burna Boy by Clarence Peters (NG)
Jericho – Simi by Adasa Cookey (NG)
Ngwa – Blick Bassy by Tebego Malope (SA)
Ohema – Kuami Eugene by Rex (GH)

Song of the Year
Jealous – FireBoy DML (NG)
Killin Dem – Burna Boy (NG) – Winner
Malwhede – King Monada (SA)
Soapy – Naira Marley (NG)
Tetema – Rayvanny (TZ)
Zanku (Legwork) – Zlatan (NG)
Baby – JoeBoy (NG)
Case – Teni (NG)
Dumebi – Rema (NG)
Fetch Your Life – Prince Kaybee (SA)
Jama – DJ Mic Smith(GH)

African Artiste Of The Year
Burna Boy (NG) – Winner
Davido (NG)
Diamond Platnumz (TZ)
Shatta Wale (GH)
ShoMadjozi (SA)
Tiwa Savage (NG)
Wizkid (NG)
Yemi Alade (NG)

Excellence in Philanthropy: DJ Cuppy – Winner

Excellence in Sports: Anthony Joshua – Winner

Excellence in Social Entrepreneurship and Digital Influence: Bright Jaja – Winner

Community and Socio-Political Development: Adebola Williams & Jude Jideonwo – Winner

Excellence in Music: Innocent Idibia (2Baba) – Winner

First Ghanaian coach to declare interest in Stars job wants $25,000 as salary

Robert Sackey
Robert Sackey

A previous Ghana U-20 for the Black Princesses, Robert Sackey, has expressed his readiness to coach the Black Stars.

Adhering to the take more than as the of the Ghana Soccer
Affiliation president, Kurt Okraku and the Government Council have dissolved the
groups of the several nationwide groups.

Kwesi Appiah’s reign as the Black Stars coach arrived to an conclude on
December 31 past year.

The former Good board member gets the to start with community mentor to declare his curiosity in coaching the senior crew.

In accordance to him, he will demand from customers $25,000 as month to month wage, introducing that coaches and players will have to be paid if the nation want to acquire some thing meaningful.

“I am able of coaching the Black Stars. I did a great occupation with
the Black Princesses even while I was accused of undertaking practically nothing,” he instructed
Asempa FM. 

“Players want a mentor that they can relate to. I have coached
leading players in America and I know these Black Stars gamers can relate to me
and get the final results.

“I am not determined for the Black Stars coaching work but when
the will need appear I will utilize for it.

“I will cost the FA $25,000 a thirty day period but it need to appear on time. Gamers and coaches must be compensated nicely if not then we can’t win everything superior. 

Source:  Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah | Adomonline.com

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Aduana Stars pip Great Olympics

Sports activities News of Monday, 6 January 2020

Supply: ghananewsagency.org

Aduana Starsplay online videoAduana

Aduana Stars recorded an outstanding 1- absent victory from Wonderful Olympics in match-working day two of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League played at the Accra Sports activities Stadium.

Substitute Nana Richard Kwasi scored a late target in next-fifty percent extra time to make certain the Ogyaa Boys ongoing their good start out to the time with document two wins so considerably.

Olympics started off the game on the entrance foot with the early force and Haruna Jamaldeed could have specified the property side the guide on the10th minute mark but his header from shut array was saved by Aduana Stars goalkeeper Joseph Addo.

Aduana Stars responded quite very well afterwards and controlled the match as they search for the direct. Yahaya Mohammed was quite lively up front and proved to be a difficult to offer with. Yahaya Mohammed midway by the 1st 50 percent beautifully teed up Justice Annan but his energy on goal narrowly skipped the target.

The recreation was pretty energetic with very good attacking football from both of those sides but the Dade Boys designed decent probabilities but lacked the desired slicing edge as the halftime went into recces scoreless.

Good Olympics commenced the next half in blistering style taking part in some lovely soccer with the likes of Gladson Awako and Emmanuel Amartey in the midfield spot.

Veteran striker Emmanuel Clottey just about gave Olympics the lead on the 60th-minute mark but his shot on target brushed off the goal publish to the relieve of the Aduana defence who have been caught ball viewing.

Aduana Stars winger Pius Yeboah was gifted a huge chance on the 70th-minute mark but couldn’t loop his header in excess of Olympics Goalkeeper Opoku Joshua who produces a superb help save.

The possibilities saved falling for the Ogya Boys and the league’s top scorer Yahaya Mohammed should really have grabbed his fourth of the time but Olympics goalkeeper Opoku Joshua delivered an additional fantastic preserve.

Substitute Nana Richard Kwasi scored the winner for the Ogyaa Boys in included time as they held on to record their second victory of the season.

Great Olympics vs Aduana Stars- Ogya boys hope to compound Olympics woes

Sports activities Information of Friday, 3 January 2020

Supply: Footballmadeinghana.com

Veteran GPL striker,Yahaya MohammedVeteran GPL ,Yahaya Mohammed

Fantastic are trying to get their initially win of the campaign when they host Aduana Stars in the Ghana Leading League on Sunday.

The match day 2 fixture is scheduled to kick off at the Accra Sporting activities Stadium at 3pm.

‘Oly Dade’ will be hunting to bounce again in front of their household group following their 3- thrashing at the arms of AshantiGold in Obuasi on opening day.

The Leading League returnees want to get a earn in purchase to keep away from the relegation dogfight in the early phases of the season.

Meanwhile, defending champions Aduana Stars come into this match with large hopes after their convincing 4- acquire over Inter Allies final Sunday.

The guests will start out the match as the bookmakers favored equally on recent variety and head to head report.

Aduana have gained 3 and drawn a single out of the four online games played in opposition to Accra Good Olympics.

The Ogya boys at this time sit on top rated of the league with three details, very same as seven teams but with superior target big difference although Olympics are languishing in 17th place.

Workforce Information:

Both equally coaches have the compliment of their complete squads ahead of the mouthwatering clash.

The Ogya boys can after again depend on striker Yaya Mohammed to keep on his scoring sort immediately after his sensational hattrick versus the Capelli boys on match day one particular.

Significantly of Olympics’ hopes will ride on the shoulders of Emmanuel Clottey and Godfred Saka who can pose a real danger to any opposition of their working day.

Possible line ups:

Excellent Olympics: GK Ayuba Nelson, Jamal Haruna, Godfred Saka, Moro Iddrisu, Yussif Abdul Razak, Ali Kadiri, Ishmael Nortey, Raymond Oko Grippman, Emmanuel Amartey, Emmanuel Clottey, Eric Osei Bonsu

Aduana Stars: GK Joesph Aidoo, Abdulman Fataw, Isaac Kwain, Hafiz Adams, Asante Yeboah, Mohammed Yahaya, Amankwa Caleb, Opoku Elvis, Samuel Bio, Martey Yeboah, Farouk Adams.

Match officers:

Referee: Eric Owusu Prempeh

Asst 1: Isaac Odoom

Asst 2: Francis B. Arthur

4th Ref: Patrick Okyere

Match Commissioner: Frank Denakpor

Kwesi Appiah no longer Stars coach as GFA dissolves all technical teams

mentor James Kwesi Appiah is no for a longer period in demand of the senior national gentlemen&#8217s soccer team right after the Ghana Soccer Affiliation (GFA) dissolved all technological groups of the a variety of national groups.

The final decision, which will take instant effect, &#8220has an effect on each male and woman national groups,&#8221 a assertion from the Communications Division of the Affiliation on Thursday mentioned.

The conclusion implies all coaches managing all the nationwide groups &#8211 with each other with their backroom team &#8211 will have to renegotiate new promotions if an opportunity is given.

Head of Black Stars B Maxwell Konadu has given that joined previous aspect Asante Kotoko following lacking the 2019 WAFU Cup.

Appiah, whose backroom team integrated previous Black Stars gamers Stephen Appiah and Richard Kingson, noticed out his two-year agreement. It finished on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.

&#8220The GFA extends its appreciation to all coaches and customers of the respective countrywide groups for their contributions to our teams and Ghana football,&#8221 the assertion said.

&#8220We want them all the finest in their several endeavours.&#8221

The country&#8217s football-governing physique is anticipated to quickly announce a roadmap in deciding on coaches for the different countrywide teams.

All this is in line with reforms becoming carried out by the Kurt Okraku-led administration.

By Emmanuel Kwame Amoh|3information.com|Ghana

All National Team Coaches Sacked; Kwesi Appiah Is No More Black Stars Coach

All Nationwide Workforce Coaches have been by the GFA, and what this implies is that Kwesi no more Black mentor. All some others far too relieved

Below is the Assertion from GFA

The Ghana Soccer Affiliation (GFA) has dissolved the complex teams of all countrywide teams with speedy impact.

The selection has an effect on both equally male and woman teams.

The GFA extends its appreciation to all coaches and customers of the respective nationwide teams for their contributions to our nationwide teams and Ghana soccer.

We would like them all the best in their endeavors.



Black Stars without a coach as Kwasi Appiah’s contract expires

Sports activities News of Wednesday, 1 January 2020

Source: www.ghanaweb.com

Kwasi Appiah is unsure if he will remain Ghana coachKwasi Appiah is doubtful if he will stay Ghana mentor

Coach Kwasi Appiah is uncertain if he will remain on as Stars mentor pursuing the expiration of his agreement last evening, 31, 2019.

Appiah who returned as Ghana mentor in 2017 adhering to his sacking in 2014 was hoping a final decision on his long run would have been arrived at by now but there is still no clarity if the GFA and the Ministry would like him to keep on.

There have been solutions in some quarters that mentor Kwasi Appiah attracts his backing from the seat of govt which is why it has turn into so hard for the FA to fireplace him.

Even so, very last thirty day period, President Nana Akufo-Addo refused to remark on whether or not Appiah must be specified a extension, declaring any pronouncement he would make will set the Ghana Soccer Association and the Ministry of Youth and Athletics in an awkward circumstance.

The President, throughout his Satisfy the Push at the Jubilee Household on Friday December 13 stated he is convinced that the new FA administration as perfectly as the Sports activities Minister will make the ideal conclusion for Ghana in because of time.

Asked by Patrick Osei Agyemang, affectionately termed Countryman Songo if he desires the Black Stars mentor to continue to be outside of the expiration of his agreement, the president mentioned:

“I consider this is a tough problem. If I suggests ‘yes’, then it will create some thing else and if I say ‘no’, then there is no way they (the FA, Ministry) can act or else. So, I will remain absent from this kind of issues,” the president included.

Ghana has been on an elusive research for a fifth trophy due to the fact annexing the fourth one particular in 1982.

In June 2019, Kwasi Appiah led 23 gamers into the Africa Cup of Nations with a vow to conclude the hold out for the coveted trophy.

It, even so, turned out to be Ghana’s worst overall performance in the very last six editions of the event with the region exiting at the round of 16 stage.

The below-par efficiency from the side has largely been blamed on Kwasi Appiah who according to critics has failed to develop a winnable facet due to the fact getting about the crew two many years in the past.

Names such as C.K Akunnor, Ibrahim Tanko and Didi Dramani have been pointed out must the FA make your mind up not to renew Kwasi Appiah’s agreement.

Aduana Stars opens new season with massive win over Inter Allies

Robert Tachie Menson, GNA

Dormaa-Ahenkro, Dec
31, GNA – The ‘Ogya boys’, Dormaa primarily based Aduana FC, received off their 2019/20
leading league marketing campaign to an superb start off, overpowering their rivals
with a 4- gain at the Nana Agyemang Badu II Sports activities Stadium in

Striker Yahaya
Mohammed’s splendid general performance flinged the Ogya lads into winning streak, and
most importantly saw him arise Gentleman of the Match, experienced buried a few plans in 13th,
18th and the 72nd minutes.

Justice Annan
fetched the final aim to seal victory for the homeside in the 91st moment.

The two groups struggled
and succeeded in turning the warmth on just about every other correct at the graduation of
the video game in the initial 50 percent, building risky incursions upfront but a extra
intense, robust, purposeful and tactically disciplined Aduana facet attempts
would shell out off.

In an ensuing
tussle, Yahaya Mohammed’s stunning header right after obtaining a floating move, noticed
goalkeeper Gideon Ahenkora overstretching fingers in an attempt to make a
desperate conserve but it went further than his reach and specifically into the opponent’s
post for Aduana’s opener in the 13th minute.

The Inter Allies
players appeared taller, well built and athletic, but neither their bodily
nor excellent interpositional engage in, could modify the dynamics of the recreation to include
Aduana’s unrelentless onslaught – spearheaded by Yahaya Mohammed and Farouk
Adams who generally operated from the remaining flanks.

But poor and negative
passes to Adams from the midfield built his operates down the flanks, unproductive,
tiredsome and wasteful, but he swiftly rectify this afterwards and swapped positions
with Yahaya briefly just before recess.

An in-swinger from
ideal comprehensive back Aduana’s Isaac Kwain which observed Yahaya Mohammed lurking in the
penalty box, acquired him to tap it in once in 18th minute for Aduana’s
2nd purpose.

In the 31st
moment Inter Allies managed to pull one particular back but it was flagged offside.

Alex Aso of Inter
Allies received an option, in the 33rd moment when he came confront to
facial area with goalkeeper Joseph Addo but he missed narrowly as he shot the ball
just broad across the bar.

Mohammed nailed his
3rd for Aduana immediately after a go observed him completely unmarked in the 18 yard box
exactly where he wonderfully shot in.

Aduana’s defensive
equipment led by Caleb Amankwah and Abdulman Fataw performed a yeoman’s occupation on
a day, halting the deep offensive establish up into their threat terroritory, all
yielding no outcomes for Inter Allies.

Each sides had good
odds coming their way all over again following recess but it was Justice Anane who
converted it for Aduana for a fourth purpose laying a good shot at the much side of
the goalkeeper that found him helpless.

No sustained
strain from Inter Allies camp 5 minutes into personal injury time, could help
reverse the end result of the game until finally Referee Latif Abdul Qadir whistled for
the finish of the match.


Mzbel Hosts Colourful Party To Mark Her 40th Birthday With The Stars – Watch Video

Ghanaian songstress, Belinda Nana Akua Amoah, commonly identified as turned 40 years on Thursday, 26, 2019.

The ’16 years’ singer was surrounded by her spouse and children, pals and sympathizers at a vibrant celebration which took place in her property.

Mzbel was comprehensive of joy when she spoke with Zion Felix on the sidelines of her 40th birthday get together.

When she was questioned why she looks younger than her age, the Ghanaian songstress and entrepreneur discovered permitting go factors easily, preserving points serious and she does not fear herself to assume about problems for a prolonged time.

She indicated that her 40 yrs journey hasn’t been an effortless just one.

All all those who had been existing at the bash and have recognized Mzbel for some time agreed with Nana Tornado’s observation that she is a realist.

Movie star Makeup Artiste, MinalynTouch described her as a truth sayer and a very fantastic human being.

Prolific Ghanaian Blogger and YouTuber, Nana Yaw Adomako Mensah Felix, nicely recognized as Zion Felix disclosed how Mzbel grew to become like a household member following they commenced as business partners. On top of that, Zion likes her truthfulness, open-minded and really hard operate.

Several goodwill messages ended up showered on Mzbel on her huge day.

View how Mzbel’s 40th birthday get together was captured by zionfelix.net below.

‘Afriyie Is A Potential Black Stars Striker’

flanked by Dr. Manfred (R) and Koo Fori at the airport

of Francis Afriyie, Dr. Manfred Takyi of Joy Industries fame, has said
categorically that the player has a massive likely of creating an effect in the
Stars attacking equipment.

The Go
Mahia ahead arrived home from Kenya yesterday soon after a stellar demonstrate in the
Kenya major-flight league.

speaking to the press at the Kotoka Worldwide Airport, Dr. Takyi mentioned,

 “No question Afriyie is a top class .
It is a matter of time he will surprise the soccer fraternity ought to he attain
invitation. The still left excellent footprint in the Kenyan elite league, and we hoping
he carries on. “

responding to suitors for the player, he claimed, “We have experienced a whole lot of
delivers from Europe and other places, we are weighing for the most effective of bargains for
him, it is not all about dollars. He is a major course participant, and so he will
certainly go to Europe before long.”

applauded his administration and the admirers for rallying guiding him.

He hit the
back of the internet nine moments in 12 video games and attributed the feat to substantial
assist from his teammates and the technical workforce.

“It has been a fantastic time. l relished the supporters when the goals started coming in. l will not relent, it is the desire of each individual participant to characteristic for the nationwide facet, l am ready any time the invitation is extended, l will seize it and show a position,” Afriyie reported.

By Kofi Owusu Aduonum

Kojo Antwi lines up hot stars for 24th December bash

Tunes maestro Kojo is at it . Arrive December 24, he will be on phase to at the time once more breath adore into the hearts of his admirers and patrons alike at the Labadi Beach front Resort, now residence to his once-a-year ritual of enjoy feast.

As standard Mr. Tunes Gentleman will not stride the night time by yourself, a handful of some others are on the invoice, but there is a twist in this year’s line-up. 

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About the a long time Kojo Antwi has been offering his system to up-and-coming musicians who display a good deal of guarantee to occur and endear on their own to his fanbase. And then there is the addition of a famous veteran musician. It does not search like that arrangement prevailed this time around.

The Maestro is coming this time with King Promise, Kwame Yeboah, Ofori Amponsah and Prince Bright of Buk Bak fame, by now strike names on the songs scene.

Kojo will be furnishing responses for that adjust in profile, but all eyes will also be out for what other new matter Kojo Antwi been up to apart from his Ateteakoma video clip .

Previous yr Kojo Antwi stunned his lovers when he unveiled that he had performed ticket vendor for patrons who experienced known as to reserve seats by disguising his voice, topping that up with various gifts and general public acknowledgements for a fantastic range of them.

What possible is Kojo Antwi about to bless the 24th December evening? That is for now a thriller. What is certain is that the line-up of artistes claims a scorching night time – all painted in the colours of adore.

De Bruyne stars as Manchester City outclass Arsenal

City pushed Arsenal deeper into crisis as they won with uncomfortable relieve at Emirates Stadium.

Kevin de Bruyne made a initially-50 percent masterclass as Pep Guardiola’s facet cruised into a 3-aim direct by the interval with two fantastic strikes, possibly aspect of a ideal pass that laid on City’s second for Raheem Sterling’s straightforward complete.

It was a harrowing expertise for Arsenal caretaker manager Freddie Ljungberg, who was a powerless lower-crucial presence, his negligible impression due to the fact succeeding the Unai Emery reflected in a document of 1 earn from his five matches in interim cost.

Arsenal’s lack of inspiration in an Emirates Stadium devoid of lifetime and atmosphere will absolutely only boost the urgent need to appoint a entire-time manager – despite the fact that at this phase it is nevertheless unclear which course the Gunners hierarchy intends to go.

Metropolis, in the meantime, keep on being 14 details driving leaders Liverpool right after this acquire, which was a common reminder of the quality the reigning Premier League champions have.

Arsenal in severe decrease

This was as grim as it receives for Arsenal and Ljungberg, a caretaker manager who has not been ready to coax an ounce more out of the squad he inherited just after Emery was demonstrated the door.

1st things initially – this is not all the Swede’s fault, as this was a rot that established in very long in advance of Emery’s dismissal, even though Ljungberg experienced a close-up watch as a member of his backroom workers.

What has been disturbing, even so, is Ljungberg’s deficiency of affect on Arsenal, exemplified by the way in which they had been dealt with nearly with contempt by Manchester City.

This end result leaves the Gunners caught amongst the top rated four and the relegation zone, seven points away from the two, and the thousands of empty seats and a game concluded in resigned silence from the dwelling assistance spoke volumes.

Arsenal experienced no spark, no creation and no battle – Metropolis in fact went quick on them in the next fifty percent.

And though relegation talk is a stretch, that spark is a little something they should find shortly, irrespective of whether it is under Ljungberg or a new full-time supervisor.

Metropolis even now possess this sort of course

Manchester City’s quest to assert a 3rd successive Premier League title is definitely further than them as they languish so considerably driving Liverpool – but this workforce is however a wonderful sight in whole cry.

And at the hub of it all was the brilliant Belgian De Bruyne, who ripped by Arsenal at will in that initially fifty percent, scoring twice and making yet another.

De Bruyne’s objective was a masterpiece of method, a flashing facet-footed finish into the major corner, when his 3rd was precisely placed into the bottom corner.

He made Sterling’s aim with a still left-flank operate that left the England attacker with the most basic of finishes, and would have scored a supreme hat-trick had Arsenal keeper Bernd Leno not shown terrific athleticism to fingertip his rising shot on to the woodwork.

This was a really easy working day at the business office for Town as they overran timid opponents. The title may perhaps be long gone, but they nevertheless have the class and firepower to beat any team when they get it correct.

Guy of the match – Kevin de Bruyne (Manchester Metropolis)

“We want a Black Stars that can win the AFCON trophy again” – President

President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has mentioned that, the greatest direction of Ghana Football is to see the Black gain the African Cup of Nations once more.

The Black Stars’ trophy-considerably less jinx spanning in excess of 37 a long time had turn out to be extremely stressing for different stakeholders in the football fraternity.

But in reaction to dilemma about the course of the Ghana Football at media come upon held on Friday, the President backed the new Ghana Football Association (GFA) to spearhead the reformation course of action, stressing how FIFA frowns on political interference in football actions.

“The direction we all want is for at lease the Black Stars to earn the trophy again and beyond that is for us to contend at the world stage,” he added.

When requested regardless of whether he desired the gaffer of the Black Stars, James Appiah to be retained right after his deal expires this .

He explained, “This is a really complicated query for me to solution. When I say Of course, is like am putting strain on the football association to renew his deal and If I say no, then it indicates he cant do it. So permit me keep away from answering the dilemma.”

Supply: GNA