In The Spotlight
The Ghana Premier League could benefit from a mega sponsorship deal that could rake in a whopping $44 million over a 12-year period.
Ghana has slipped two places to occupy the 45th position in the latest world ranking released by the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), for the month of October.
Former Black Stars player, Rev. Osei Kofi, has called on the government to intervene and ensure peace between the Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) and the Ghana Football Association (GFA), if the Black Stars should stand a chance of winning the AFCON, as well as qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The senior national team, the Black Stars have been handed a tough draw for the group stages of AFCON 2017 which takes place in Gabon in January.
The University of Ghana won the maiden UPAC Football Championship after a 1-0 win over neighbours University of Professionals Studies (UPSA) on Saturday at Legon.
Real Madrid team-mates Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos and Cristiano Ronaldo have been confirmed on the 30-man shortlist for the 2016 Ballon d'Or.
Ghana's national U-17 team, the Black Starlets have been placed in in Group A of next year's African Youth Championship alongside hosts Madagascar, Guinea and Cameroon.
Representatives of registered regional taekwondo associations and clubs of the Ghana Taekwondo Federation (GTF) will convene at 10:00am on Saturday, October 29, in Takoradi in the Western Region for the second Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the federation.
Spectators who thronged the Accra Turf Club last Saturday to witness the second day of the October Race Meetings had a lot to cheer about.
Former Black Stars skipper, Charles K. Akonnor, has debunked the perception that some unseen hands play active roles in the selection of players to represent Ghana in both friendly and competitive matches.
MTN FA Cup winners, Bechem United, have approached Techiman City shot stopper, Richard Ayi to secure his services for their CAF Confederation Cup and next season’s league campaign.
Ghanaian referee Issaka Afful, assistants Rahman Salifu and Kwasi Brobbey are currently undergoing a course at the UEFA Centre of Refereeing Excellence in Geneva, Switzerland.
Manchester City returned to the top of the Premier League despite seeing their winless streak extend to a fifth game as Southampton earned a deserved draw.
Members of the sporting fraternity, especially the Football Association, will join other friends and well-wishers to mourn with their colleague, Wilfred Kwaku Osei (Palmer), whose late mother will be laid to rest tomorrow at the Osu Cemetery in Accra.
The Ghana Hockey Association (GHA) has appealed to Corporate Ghana to support it raise $1 million to enable both the male and female national hockey teams participate in the Hockey World Round 2 League.