27.9 C
Accra
Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Sports

HomeSports

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson’s wife, clears the air on involvement in man’s death

Wife of Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson, Natalia Becker, has refuted claims of her arrest in connection with the death of a man in Brazil.The partner of the Reds’ No. 1 finds herself embroiled in...

2026 FIFA World Cup: Ghana faces Mali today

The Black Stars are set to face the Eagles of Mali in Bamako on Thursday, June 6, 2024, at 7pm as part of the 2026 FIFA World Cup Matchday three qualifiers.Otto Addo’s men departed...

CAF refutes claims of AFCON 2025’s potential postponement

Confederation of African Football (CAF) has rejected claims hinting at a possible delay of the highly anticipated AFCON 2025 set to be held in Morocco.Dismissing these reports as "untrue," CAF-affiliated media emphasised that the...

Antonio Conte named as Napoli’s new manager

Napoli has appointed former Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte as their new head coach, signing him on a three-year contract.Conte, aged 54, has been out of management since departing from Tottenham by...

Mbappe reveals what influenced his decision to leave PSG

French forward, Kylian Mbappe, has revealed that "things and people" contributed to his dissatisfaction during his last year at Paris St-Germain.At 25 years old, Mbappe is set to embark on a new chapter with...

Premier League eye Baba Rahman after impressive season with PAOK

Ghanaian defender Baba Rahman has garnered attention from two English Premier League clubs following his impressive season with Greek giants PAOK.Reports from both Greece and local media in Ghana indicate that several English clubs...

Asamoah Gyan speaks on Dede Ayew’s omission from Black Stars Team

Former Ghanaian captain Asamoah Gyan has commented on Dede Ayew's absence from the Black Stars team.Black Stars Coach Otto Addo revealed his squad for the upcoming matches during a press conference at the GFA...

GPL: Young Apostles FC appreciate Godfred Dame after top-flight league promotion

Young Apostles FC of Wenchi have secured promotion to the Ghana Premier League after defeating Techiman Heroes in a dramatic penalty shoot-out.The two teams faced off in a play-off to decide who would advance...

Former President Kufuor named Kenpong Football Academy patron

Former president of Ghana, John Agyekum Kufuor, has committed to supporting Kenpong Football Academy.The announcement comes in response to a letter sent by Mr. Kufuor, the former chairman of Asante Kotoko, requesting to take on...

Asamoah Gyan’s Baby Jet Airlines to start operations soon – Player announces

Former striker and captain of the Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan, has disclosed that Baby Jet Airlines Limited is set to start operations in Ghana shortly.President Akufo-Addo declared in 2017 that Gyan has obtained a licence...

Stephen Appiah confident Mourinho will make the most of out Ghana’s Djiku at Fenerbahce

Former captain of the Black Stars, Stephen Appiah, believes Jose Mourinho will have a significant influence on Alexander Djiku, a Ghanaian, at Fenerbahçe.On June 1, 2024, three months after leaving the Italian team AS...

Shatta Wale booked to perform at Adebayor’s retirement concert in June

Dancehall artist from Ghana, Shatta Wale, will perform at the retirement celebration of Togolese superstar Emmanuel Adebayor.Shatta Wale's involvement was verified by Adebayor in a video that he uploaded to his TikTok.The self-proclaimed...

Black Stars set to jet off to Bamako today for World Cup qualifier against Mali

Ghana's national football squad, the Black Stars, are getting ready for their FIFA World Cup Matchday 3 qualifying match against Mali.The group is scheduled to leave Accra on Tuesday, June 4, 2024, for Bamako.The...

Euro 2024: Brian Brobbey, Jeremie Frimpong listed for Holland’s final squad for

Dutch internationals of Ghanaian descent, Brian Brobbey and Jeremie Frimpong, have shown worthy of their spots in the final Netherlands squad for the forthcoming 2024 European Championship in Germany.Their outstanding season-long efforts with their...

The Ayew family refutes claims of resignation of the duo

The Ayew family has refuted rumours that Jordan and Andre Dede Ayew have left the Black Stars suddenly.The family's spokeswoman, Fiifi Tackie, declared the allegation to be untrue in a statement on Tuesday, June...

I nearly used my gun when I learned I was not the biological father to my children – Odartey Lamptey

Ghanaian award-winning ex-footballer, Odartey Lamptey, has revealed that he nearly resorted to using his gun after discovering that the three children he had raised were not biologically his.However, patience and divine intervention prevented...

Journalist reveals details of conversation between Otto Addo, Ayew in qualifiers snub

Sports journalist from Ghana, Collins Atta Poku, has recounted how Black Stars head coach Otto Addo personally told Andre Dede Ayew that he was cut from the team.Atta Poku claims that the manager...

I nearly used my gun – Odartey Lamptey on first reaction after paternity test results on children

Former Ghanaian football player Nii Odartey Lamptey has revealed how, upon discovering the paternal status of his alleged children with his ex-wife, a moment of reflection kept him from acting in a way that...

See Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Real Madrid players reaction to Kylian Mbappe’s arrival

Real Madrid players were delighted after Kylian Mbappe's signing to Real Madrid was announced.Reacting on social media, current and past players expressed their excitement about the deal.The French sensation was greeted by former Madrid...

Real Madrid officially unveils Kylian Mbappe

The signing of French forward Kylian Mbappé has been revealed by Real Madrid, the legendary football team in Spain.After Real Madrid captured their 15th Champions League championship, the announcement was made.Kylian Mbappé has signed...

Landguard in Kasoa destroys construction project of Blackstars player – Reports

Suspected landguards reportedly demolished a construction project belonging to Blackstars player Richard Boateng.The former defender for Liberty Professionals and TP Mazembe alleged that he had purchased land in Kasoa Millennium City adjacent to...

Chelsea appoints new Italian head coach

Enzo Maresca has been appointed as the new head coach of Chelsea Football Club.The Italian, who guided Leicester to the Championship title, takes over from Mauricio Pochettino, who mutually parted ways with the...

Video: Camera captures Mbappe telling Emmanuel Macron day his Real Madrid move will be revealed

Cameras caught Kylian Mbappe in conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron, discussing the timing of his anticipated transfer to Real Madrid.The 25-year-old forward, currently with the French national team preparing for the 2024...

Euro 2024: Jack Grealish’s position in England squad shaky after Southgate’s update

Jack Grealish might not make it to Euro 2024 with the Three Lions, as Gareth Southgate provided a concerning update on the Manchester City star.Despite cutting his holidays short to join the England...

Jadon Sancho appears hesitant to quit Man Utd – Reports

Jadon Sancho is reportedly hesitant to give up on Man Utd and is open to returning from Borussia Dortmund under one condition.During his loan spell at Borussia Dortmund, Sancho has impressed, prompting interest from...

Video: Jude Bellingham’s mother poses for a picture with her long time ‘idol’ Mourinho

Jude Bellingham delightedly informed Jose Mourinho that his mother has been a long-time admirer and humorously requested a photo opportunity with her.Following his triumphant debut Champions League victory with Los Blancos, Bellingham ensured...

More Liverpool players appear on Saudi Pro League’s wish list

Officials from the Saudi Pro League are reportedly considering bids for Liverpool's Luis Diaz and Joe Gomez in the upcoming transfer window.Following the loss of Fabinho and Jordan Henderson to Saudi Arabia last...

Video: Inaki Williams marries long-time girlfriend in plush ceremony in Spain

In a joyful celebration held in Bilbao, Spain, Black Stars forward Inaki Williams officially exchanged vows with his long-time partner, Patricia Morales.The couple's union was solemnized at the beautiful Basilica on Saturday, June 1,...

Confirmed: Mbappe signs Real Madrid deal

Kylian Mbappe has signed a contract to join Real Madrid on a free transfer, effective after his Paris Saint-Germain deal expires on June 30.The French striker, who verbally agreed to the move in...

Ghanaian footballer dies after his car got trapped in floodwaters on the Accra-Tema motorway

Ghanaian footballer, Emmanuel Noel Asare Adams, popularly known as Marcelo, tragically lost his life along with friends after their car became trapped in floodwaters on the Accra-Tema motorway.The incident occurred on Saturday, May 26,...

Real Madrid wins 15th UCL title after triumph over Dortmund

Real Madrid secured their 15th UEFA Champions League title in a thrilling finale to the 2023-24 season, reaffirming their dominance in European football.The final, hosted at London's renowned Wembley Stadium, witnessed Real Madrid's...

Mahama’s son Sharaf Mahama gains FIFA agent license

Son of former President John Dramani Mahama, Sharaf Mahama, has achieved a significant milestone by obtaining a license to become an official FIFA Agent.His accomplishment comes after successfully passing the rigorous FIFA Agent Examinations.Prior...

This is what Asamoah Gyan had to say about Dede Ayew’s drop from Black Stars

Former Ghana international Asamoah Gyan has shared his views on coach Otto Addo’s decision to exclude Andre Ayew from the Black Stars for the upcoming 2026 World Cup qualifiers, emphasizing that the decision must...

Video: Vincent Kompany says this is how his name is supposed to be pronounced

Vincent Kompany, 38, revealed that his name had been mispronounced for years during one of his initial press conferences as the new Bayern Munich boss.The former Burnley boss clarified that the mispronunciation originated...

Barcelona Laporta escapes criminal prosecution after clearance in Negreira case

Barcelona president Joan Laporta has been cleared of involvement in the Negreira referee scandal, as reported by Marca.The court ruled in Laporta's favor, dismissing claims that he and his board made payments to...

Jose Mourinho pens 2-year deal at new club

Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has signed with Fenerbahce following his previous tenure at Roma.Despite leading Roma to a UEFA Conference League victory, Mourinho was dismissed last season.Since his departure from the...

Monaco’s Camara banned in 4 matches over covering LGBTQ+ logo

Monaco's Mohamed Camara has been handed a four-match suspension by the French football league (LFP) after the LGBTQ+ support logo on his shirt was obscured during a Ligue 1 match.The incident occurred in...

Date has been set! Real Madrid readies to unveil blockbuster signee Mbappe

Date for Kylian Mbappe's unveiling as a Real Madrid player has been confirmed, with the French star set to leave Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer.According to the Spanish publication Marca, Mbappe will...

Man Utd’s Antony emotional after suffering quietly in ‘difficult’ season

Antony opened up about his struggles during a challenging season at Manchester United, admitting to silently enduring difficulties.The Brazilian, who made a high-profile £85 million move from Ajax nearly two years ago, was...

Barcelona’s financial problems impeding registration of Hansi Flick, his staff

Barcelona's financial woes persist as they encounter hurdles in registering Hansi Flick and his coaching staff with La Liga.Despite Flick's recent appointment as the club's new manager, paperwork delays highlight the severity of...

This is why David Moyes sued Wayne Rooney after joining Manchester United

Iconic figure of Manchester United, Wayne Rooney, shed light on the legal dispute initiated by David Moyes in 2008, years after Rooney's transition from Everton to the Red Devils.Moyes played a pivotal role in...

McKenna pens a 4-year extension with Ipswich

Ipswich Town announced on Thursday that Kieran McKenna has agreed to a four-year contract extension with the club.Under McKenna's guidance, Ipswich achieved promotion to the Premier League for the first time since 2002, securing...

Gerard Piqué faces investigation regarding Saudi Super Cup agreement

Former Barcelona player Gerard Piqué is now officially under investigation by a Spanish judge for his suspected involvement in illegal payments related to the relocation of Spain's Super Cup to Saudi Arabia.Judge Delia Rodrigo...

FIFPro, PFA mull a strike by Club World Cup players

Players have issued a warning to FIFA, indicating they are prepared to strike over concerns about an overloaded playing calendar, according to Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) CEO Maheta Molango.Global players' union FIFPRO is...

Man City’s Ederson, a Saudi League target; decision to leave is in his hands

Goalkeeper Ederson will need to request a transfer if he wants to leave Manchester City this summer, an insider told ESPN.Although the Brazilian has been linked with a move to the Saudi Pro...

Man City begins race for Real Madrid’s Rodrygo

Man City are reportedly keen on acquiring Real Madrid winger Rodrygo, according to Marca.The Premier League champions are closely monitoring the 23-year-old's situation at the Santiago Bernabeu, especially with the anticipated arrival of Kylian...

Jadon Sancho still pained over Euro final in 2021

Borussia Dortmund's loan sensation Jadon Sancho has opened up about a lingering regret as he gears up for the Champions League final.Sancho's 2023/24 campaign has been dramatic, beginning with Manchester United manager Erik...

Video: See Ronaldo teach Al-Nassr team-mates new ‘trick’

Cristiano Ronaldo continues to be a source of inspiration at Al-Nassr, with the Portuguese superstar sharing his expertise and teaching his teammates new skills.The five-time Ballon d'Or winner, who began his career as...

Man City’s Kalvin Phillips ‘gives himself’ to Barcelona – Reports

Manchester City’s Kalvin Phillips has reportedly expressed a desire to join Barcelona following a challenging loan spell at West Ham.Initially bought for £42 million ($53.41m) with hopes of bolstering City’s midfield, Phillips struggled...

Mourinho takes on new role

Jose Mourinho has secured his first role since being dismissed by Roma in January.The Portuguese manager will make his return to television screens in the United Kingdom this weekend, having been confirmed as...

Must read