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Hoefdraad was trained in the youth academy of Ajax Amsterdam, later played mostly in the Dutch second division Photo: Getty Images Sports / Getty Images

Police declare ex-player dead but he’s alive

On Monday, the Dutch police announced that the former Ajax player Jergé Hoefdraad (35) had died after being shot in the head. 

Why I joined Al Sadd – Dede Ayew explains

Black Stars skipper, Andre 'Dede' Ayew, has explained his reasons for joining Qatari league and cup champions Al Sadd.
Sista Afia

Fans left speechless by Sista Afia’s new look [Photos]

Fans have been left speechless after songstress Sista Afia debuted her new look in a video she uploaded on social media.
Nadia Buari

Nadia Buari’s bikini photos set social media on fire

Celebrated Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari, is enjoying a summer vacation, and has blinded fans with some photos. She was...
Sports Minister with Black Bombers

Sports Minister donates $1,000 to Black Bombers at historic visit to training camp

The Sports Minister, Mustapha Ussif, on Saturday, presented US$1,000 to the 2020 Olympic Games bound Black Bombers when he paid a historic...
Sports Minister with Black Bombers

Govt to reward all athletes based on performance – Sports Minister

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Mustapha Ussif, has revealed that the new leadership of Ghana Sports will reward sportsmen and women...
Mustapha Ussif

Let’s work hard to make football exciting and profitable – Sports Minister

Ghana’s Youth and Sports Minister, Mustapha Ussif, has called on football chiefs in the West African sub-region to put their best foot...
Andre Ayew

Swansea City: I’m happy I chose to play in the Championship – Andre Ayew

Black Stars captain, Andre Ayew, has revealed his decision to play in the English Championship amid Premier League offers last summer is...
Richard Kingston

I am the best ever – Says ex-Ghana goalkeeper

Former Ghana goalkeeper, Richard Kingston, has insisted he remains the best goalkeeper ever to serve the country. Olele, as he...
Stephen Appiah

Stephen Appiah opens up about his son’s football career

Stephen Appiah literally shed tears during an interview when he was asked why his son has chosen to follow his career path.
Gyan and Appiah during 2010 World Cup against Quarter-final game against Uruguay

Appiah snubs Gyan in his top five best Black Stars players

Stephen Appiah, in a social media post, excluded Asamoah Gyan from his list of best five Ghanaian players since 1992.
Afcon trophy

Captaincy dispute caused Ghana’s downfall at 1992 AFCON – Former Black Stars player

Former Ghana international footballer, Nii Darko Ankrah, has revealed what caused Ghana's downfall at the 1992 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in...

Celebrate soccer heroes with statues – Sonnie Badu to GFA

Gospel musician, Sonnie Badu, has suggested to the Ghana Football Association a way of eulogising soccer heroes. To him,...
Jordan Ayew and Andre Ayew both played for Olympique Marseille before moving to England

I did not play for Olympique Marseille because of nepotism – Jordan Ayew

Ghana international, Jordan Ayew, says he had to prove himself before he was given the chance to play for Olympique Marseille.

Meet Asamoah Gyan’s son who plays for Oxford City FC in the UK

Asamoah Gyan’s first son, Frederick Gyan, wants to follow the footsteps of his father. Frederick Gyan plays for the youth side of Oxford...
Jordan Ayew

Jordan Ayew deserves to be next Black Stars captain, says brother

Rahim Ayew, the brother of Jordan Ayew says he believes the Crystal Palace striker deserves to be the next Black Stars captain...
Ghanaian football fans have been left disappointed in the past few years due to poor performances.

Evaluating Ghanaian football: The grass is greener where you water it

Painful and unexpected exits at Round of 16, Needed calculations to advance the group stages, Year...
Jordan Ayew

Jordan Ayew will get better when he joins Chelsea – World Cup winner

1998 FIFA World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly has reiterated that striker Jordan Ayew has the requisite qualities to play for a club...
Nii Odartey Lamptey

Don’t let racism hamper your success – Odartey Lampety urges Black players

Former Ghana international, Nii Odartey Lamptey has implored black players to stay focus and not to allow racism to halt their success...
Ross Barkley of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the FA Cup Fifth Quarter Final match between Leicester City and Chelsea FC at The King Power Stadium on June 28, 2020 in Leicester, England. Image credit: Getty Images

FA Cup: Ross Barkley emerges from bench to send Chelsea through to semi-final

Chelsea overcame a sloppy start to their sixth-round FA Cup tie at the King Power Stadium to beat hosts Leicester City 1-0...
Dani Cellabos Image credit: Eurosport

FA Cup: Dani Ceballos strikes late to send Arsenal into semi-finals

Dani Ceballos' injury-time goal put Arsenal into the semi-finals of the FA Cup, just moments after Sheffield United's David McGoldrick seemed to...
BERLIN - MARCH 13: Otto Pfister, former national coach of Kamerun attends an interview during the 7th International football film festival '11mm' on March 13, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Former Ghana coach reveals how an African country can annex World Cup

Former Ghana head coach, Otto Pfister, believes an African country can only clinch the World Cup with the right infrastructure in place.
Tony Yeboah and Tony Baffoe

AFCON 1992: Former Sports Minister wades into captaincy debate

Former Sports Minister, Nii Lante Vanderpuye, has waded into the captaincy debate that affected Ghana’s chances of winning the 1992 Africa Cup...
Eric Bekoe

Bashir Hayford is the best trainer I have worked with – Bekoe

Former Asante Kotoko striker Eric Bekoe says veteran trainer, Bashiru Hayford is the best coach he has ever worked with.
Nigerian reggae legend Majek Fashek has died at the age of 57.

Legendary reggae musician dies in his sleep

The performer, popular for hits such as Send Down the Rain and So Long for Too Long, died in his sleep in...
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 02: Jorge Fucile of Uruguay tackles Samuel Inkoom of Ghana during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Quarter Final match between Uruguay and Ghana at the Soccer City stadium on July 2, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

CK Akonnor has the character to manage Black Stars – Inkoom

Ghana defender, Samuel Inkoom has backed the appointment of CK Akonnor as the head coach of the senior national team, the Black...

My father quashed my dreams of becoming a marine biologist – Sister Derby

Singer Deborah Owusu-Bonsu aka Sister Derby has revealed that her first career choice was to become a marine biologist.
Samuel Osei Kuffour

I will love to see my kids play for Ghana but … – Osei...

Former Ghana international, Samuel Osei Kuffour, has said he will be a happy father to see his children play for the Black...
Asamoah Gyan

GFA president speaks on send-off ‘party’ for Asamoah Gyan

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kurt Okraku, has pledged to give Asamoah Gyan a deserving send-off when he finally retires...
Stephen Appiah

I asked for the blessings of former Black Stars captains – Stephen Appiah

Stephen Appiah says he requested for the blessing of former Black Stars captains when he was made the skipper of the national...
CK Akonnor

Joe Addo backs CK Akonnor

Former Ghanaian international, Joesph Addo, has thrown his weight behind Black Stars coach, CK Akonnor, backing him to succeed.
Clubs in Germany have been training in groups and observing social distancing guidelines

Coronavirus: Two top German league divisions record 10 positive results

Clubs in the top two German divisions have returned 10 positive results from 1,724 coronavirus tests, says the German football league.
Thomas Partey

Partey open to Arsenal move – Reports

Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey has decided he wants to join Arsenal at the end of the protracted season, according to The Telegraph.
Anue Kofie

Former Black Stars goalkeeper confirmed dead

Former Ghana and Asante Kotoko goalkeeper, Anue Kofie, has been confirmed dead in the United States of America (USA) after battling stroke...
Language used by US Soccer in equal pay law suit is 'unacceptable' - Rapinoe

US Women’s equal pay claim dismissed by court

The United States women's football team's bid for equal pay has been dismissed by a court, with the judge rejecting the players'...
StarTimes Ghana Premier League

Hearts of Oak legend wants 2019/20 football season truncated

Ghana international, Joe Addo, has joined the crusade for the truncation of the 2019/20 Ghana Premier League due to the outbreak of...
Tanzania's parliament

Covid-19 scare hits Tanzania’s Parliament after 3 MPs died ‘mysteriously’

Tanzania’s parliament has been hit by a covid-19 scare after three parliamentarians died of unknown causes in the past 11 days.
Jordan Ayew

How Jordan Ayew has stepped out of his brother’s shadows

One of the most fascinating narratives of the 2019-20 campaign in England’s top-flight has been that of Crystal Palace and Ghana striker...
Andre Ayew and Asamoah Gyan

I am worried – Bortey on why Gyan and Ayew have failed to win...

Ex-Ghana international, Bernard Bortey, has voiced his frustrations over Asamoah Gyan and Andre Ayew’s inability to win the CAF Footballer of the Year...
Head coach of Hearts of Oak, Edward Nii Odoom

Hearts of Oak rubbishes reports of planning to replace Nii Odoom

Chief Executive Officer of Hearts of Oak, Frederick Moore, has debunked reports suggesting that the club has held talks with Svetislav Tenasijevic.