Hearts mourn death of former player Uriah Asante
Accra Hearts of Oak have sent their condolences to the family of former player Uriah Asante.   Asante who was just 24, met his untimely death at the Korle Bu teaching hospital on Monday after reportedly suffering a cardiac arrest. The midfielder had returned from a stint in Bahrain.... Read more
Euro 2016: Russia fans deported from France after violent scenes
Groups of Russia fans are being deported from France after repeated scenes of violence at Euro 2016. French police blamed 150 “well-trained” Russian hooligans who had been able to evade arrest for clashes in Marseille in the run-up to Saturday’s 1-1 draw between England and Russia. Six English fans... Read more
Ronald Koeman: Everton appoint ex-Southampton boss as manager
Everton have confirmed Ronald Koeman as their new manager on a three-year deal. The Toffees will pay about £5m compensation for the 53-year-old, who leaves Premier League rivals Southampton after two years in charge. Everton have been without a manager since sacking Roberto Martinez just before the end of... Read more
Muntari thrill Kumasi fans with dazzling display in Unity match
Ghana midfielder Sulley Muntari took the Babayara Sports Stadium by storm with his delightful display in the Unity match played on Wednesday.   The Saudi-based midfielder came on to feature for the World XI and displayed a wonderful performance to the delight of the fans at the Stadium. Muntari... Read more
Former Nigeria Coach Stephen Keshi dies at age 54
One of the most iconic captains of the Nigerian national football team, the Super Eagles, and former coach of the team, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, is dead, his family has announced.   He was 54. Emmanuel Ado a brother to the late coach told PREMIUM TIMES the 54-year-old died of... Read more
We’ll go by our results – Mac Manu insists
The Campaign Manager of the New Patriotic Party, who is embroiled in ‘vote declaration’ controversy, has insisted the party will believe and go by its own collated results in the November polls. According to Peter Mac Manu, parallel collation of votes by political parties is a normal practice during... Read more
Agyemang Badu driven on by previous tournament failures to excel at AFCON 2017
Emmanuel Agyemang Badu says Ghana must use the pain of previous tournament disappointments to drive them on at AFCON 2017. The Black Stars have not won the Africa Nations Cup since 1982 and have reached three finals within the last 24 years losing all three. Badu remembers Ghana’s disappointment... Read more
Jordan Ayew to work under former Chelsea boss Roberto Di Metteo at Aston Villa
Ghana attacker Jordan Ayew is set to work under former Chelsea boss Roberto Di Metteo at Aston Villa.   The Italian trainer is expected to be confirmed as new Villa manager in the next 48 hours after agreeing terms with the relegated Premier League Club. The 45-year-old who is... Read more
Grant optimistic Ghana can win AFCON 2017
Black Stars Coach Avram Grant is positive about the possibility of Ghana winning the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon.   Ghana qualified for next year’s tournament after recording a 2-0 victory over Mauritius on Sunday afternoon. The Black Stars are will be hoping to clinch the trophy... Read more
Ghana qualify for Gabon 2017
Ghana qualified for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals with a 2-0 win away to Mauritius in Group H. A goal from skipper Andre Ayew in the 70th minute and Christian Atsu in the 73rd minute was enough to send the Black Stars through to Gabon. The Black... Read more