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Andy Yiadom absent for Barnsley in win over Sunderland despite transfer hitch

Ghana defender Andy Yiadom missed Barnsley FC’s outstanding 2-0 victory over Sunderland in the English Championship at the Oakwell Stadium on Saturday. Yiadom, 25, was heavily linked to join English Premier League newcomers Huddersfield Town in a £2 million deal following a stellar performance for the Tykes last season. The proposed …

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Black Stars to begin training in Kumasi on Monday

The Black Stars will begin preparations for their World Cup qualifying match against Congo at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi on Monday August 28 at 3:30pm. Players named in coach Kwesi Appiah’s 24-man squad are expected to start arriving in Ghana on Sunday evening. The squad will move to Kumasi …

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Alhassan Wakaso signs three year deal with Portuguese side Vitoria Guimaraes

Ghanaian midfielder Alhassan Wakaso has finally signed a three year deal with Portuguese side Vitoria Guimaraes to bring his 8 months stay with Lorient to an end Citi Sports can confirm. The 25-year-old midfielder is not new to the Portuguese league having spent three seasons with mid table team Rio …

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Jonathan Mensah pleased with debut MLS goal

Ghana defender, Jonathan Mensah, is a happy man after getting his first goal for Columbus Crew in the MLS on Saturday. The former Evian and Anzhi defender headed home the winning goal in Columbus’ 2-1 victory over FC Dallas much to the delight of the fans and his team mates. …

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Aduana boss demands player focus in league’s final bend

Aduana Stars’ Coach Yusif Abubakar has demanded that be focused as the Ghana Premier League reaches its last five games. The 2010 Ghana Premier League champions returned to the top of the table on Sunday after beating mid-table side Inter Allies by a lone goal at home in Dormaa. “Previously, …

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Kwadwo Asamoah’s Galatasaray move back on after Juventus drop

Juventus coach Maxi Allegri has excluded Kwadwo Asamoah from his 23-man squad to play Genoa on Saturday fueling talks of his exit this summer. The Ghana international has been repeatedly linked with a move to Turkish giants Galatasaray. This will be a huge boost for the Istanbul based side whose …

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Kwesi Appiah defends squad for Congo clash

Head coach of Black Stars Kwesi Appiah has defended his call-ups for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Congo. Ghana face an uphill task to make a fourth successive appearance at global showpiece next year as they occupy the third position, five points behind leaders Egypt after a faltering start. …

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Afriyie Acquah earns late call up to Black Stars for Congo clash

Midfielder Afriyie Acquah has earned a late call-up to replace injured Isaac Sackey in Ghana’s squad to face Congo in the double-header of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. The Birmingham City target was conspiciously left out of the initial 24-man squad released on Wednesday. But GHANASoccernet.com understand head coach …

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Christian Atsu provides assist to hand Newcastle win

Ghana winger Christian Atsu was influential for Newcastle United as he registered an assist in their 3-0 win over West Ham United at the St. James’ Park on Saturday afternoon. The nimble footed winger has been impressive for the Magpies in their previous two games despite their poor start to …

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