The Normalisation Committee of the Ghana Football Association has received $1.2 million from the government to help it organise a special tournament for league clubs and also run some football activities in the country, the Daily Graphic can reveal.
Coach Charles Kwabla Akonnor of Kumasi Asante Kotoko has named an 18-man team to travel out of Accra today for Ethiopia en route to Sudan to play against Al Hilal in their group encounter of the CAF Confederation Cup on Sunday.
Black Satellites deputy skipper, Maxwell Arthur, is looking to go all out with Ghana as they seek to excel at the U-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Niger and also qualify for the FIFA Under 20 World Cup in Poland.
Ghana's International Boxing Federation (IBF) lightweight title contender, Richard Oblitey Commey, has described Saturday's world title bout with Isa Chaniev as a time to finally realise his ambition of becoming a world champion.
The Chief Executive Officer of AshantiGold SC, Fred Acheampong, has revealed to the Graphic Sports that his outfit is ready to release only Safiu Mumuni to Kumasi Asante Kotoko to boost their CAF Confederation Cup campaign but not all the players the Porcupine Warriors had requested.
A legend of Asante Kotoko S/C, Samuel Opoku Nti, popularly known as Lord ‘Zico’, has paid a glowing tribute to the late Simms Kofi Mensah, former chairman of the club, who passed on early this week, after a short illness.
World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa lightweight champion, Emmanuel “Gameboy” Tagoe, says he is looking forward to a quick recovery to put his IBF International and WBO Global lightweight title bout against Russia’s Vyacheslav Gusev back on track after sustaining a hand injury during training at his base at Oyarifa in Accra last Tuesday.
A regional Spanish court on Tuesday sentenced former Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to 23 months in prison and ordered him to pay a 18.8 million euro ($21.44 million) fine for tax evasion, although the world-renowned football player will not spend time behind bars as prison sentences of less than two years are normally not served in Spain.