Ex-Ghana striker, Ibrahim Tanko says several factors are contributing to the slow development of football. The former Borussia Dortmund forward refused to mention the factors but described them as “what is going on behind the scene.” The Ghana FA Disciplinary Committee recently ruled on the betting scandal between AshantiGold and now Division One club, Inter Allies last season.
Cameroon striker, Franck Mbella says his main objective is to win the 2021/22 Ghana Premier League title with Asante Kotoko. The 20-year-old has scored 18 goals in 23 league appearances this term - pushing the Porcupine Warriors into top spot with 55 points from 27 games. Mbella’s only goal on the 64th minute saw Kotoko go past struggling West Africa Football Academy in week 27 at the Sogakope Park on Saturday.
The federation of international football Association has fined the current defending champions of Africa Senegal to the tune of 180k dollars for two misconducts during the African cup of nations final and World Cup final playoffs. These two misconducts are as a result of fans disorder and the use of lasers which were vividly seen on the face of Mohammed Sallah during his penalty kick in the Afcon final.
Head coach of Real Tamale United, Shaibu Tanko is happy with the return of the club’s talisman, David Abagna Sandan. The 23-year-old picked a toe injury while on international duty with the senior national team, the Black Stars at the 2021 AFCON in Cameroon this year.
Record Ghana champions Asante Kotoko has congratulated their striker Frank Etouga Mbella on his call up to the Cameroonian national team. The 20-year old is in very good form at the moment as he leads the scorers chat in the ongoing Ghana Premier League, GPL with 19 goals after 28 matches.
Was It Fortuitousness Or Not; All 5 African Countries That Qualified For The 2022 FIFA Have Stars In Their Flag. Only five (5) African countries qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup slated for November/December in Qatar this year. These African countries are Ghana, Tunisia, Cameroon, Senegal and Morocco.
Asante Kotoko's Cameroonian import Frank Etouga Mbella has earned his first senior call up to the national team. Mbella, 20, has scored 19 goals in the ongoing Ghana Premier League, GPL for the Porcupines as they lead the table by nine points after 28 matches.
There is a video on social media which has got everyone talking on social media. In the video, it is seen that some ladies wearing Cameroon’s national football team jersey with their names customized at the back, are celebrating after their country won in a mighty clash against the great team of Egypt led by Sadie Mani who pursues his football career at Liverpool, England.
For the first time in history, the World Cup will be hosted in Qatar. In terms of tournament preparations, a large number of countries from all over the world were divided into different categories to compete for a spot in the 2017 World championship. After some exceptional teams made it through to the World Cup, the African selection for the next World Cup play-offs finalists was completed yesterday.
Most countries and football associations have begun their preparations with less than 190 days to go until the 2022 World Cup kicks off in Qatar. Though most Ghanaians are not really hoping to see Ghana get to the finals of this up and coming World Cup in Qatar, others hope and wish the best for the Black Stars.
On the 18th of January, 2022, a woman stepped into the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaoundé, Cameroon, whistle in hand, a walkie-talkie tucked behind her shorts. Taking up her post as central referee for the Zimbabwe-Guinea game, she would make history as the first woman to officiate a match in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Thomas Partey has enjoyed his fair share of criticisms playing for the national team. He is a very great footballer by all standards. His quality is undoubtedly top notch. He has shown on numerous occasions that he is up there with the best. He has been accused by Ghanaians that he doesn't perform well enough for the national team as he does for his club sides.
Later today, Ghana's Black Stars will learn their group opponents for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The draw will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa, today at 7:30 p.m. Senegal, Morocco, Egypt, Nigeria, Algeria, Tunisia, DR Congo, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, and hosts Cote d'Ivoire have all been seeded in Pot 1.
The qualifiers for the world cup slated for Qatar has been concluded in Africa. Some other parts of the world are yet to determine their representatives. By the end of June all qualifiers would have been played. The draw for the world cup groupings will be held tomorrow.
Asante Kotoko's Cameroonian import Frank Etouga Mbella has equaled club legend Eric Bekoe's record of 17 goals that won him the 2007/2008 GPL goal king award. And with nine matches to end this campaign, Mbella is on course towards breaking the record of the Asante Kotoko legend and set one of his own.
Kenya's Harambee Stars have taken in their adversaries for the forthcoming 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. Harambee Stars are among 32 groups who will be hoping to meet all requirements for the biennial mainland show-stopper set to be organized in Cote d'Ivoire. In the draw led on Tuesday, April 19, in South Africa by the Confederation of African Football, Kenya was pooled in Group C of the qualifiers.
After a successful qualification football match between Ghana Black Stars and the Super Eagles of Nigeria, the Black Stars of Ghana will know their 2022 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup opponents, when a draw is held in Doha on Friday, April 1, 2022.
Eliminated in the play-offs for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers by Cameroon (1-0, 1-2), Algeria deplores serious faults by the referee on the return leg. Desperate, the Fennecs has asked FIFA to replay this match. Djamel Belmadi lamented on the errors of the referee.
After qualifying on the wire in Algeria (0-1, 2-1) Tuesday during the play-offs, Cameroon wants to be ambitious for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. At the end of the meeting, the president of the Cameroonian Football Federation, Samuel Eto'o, asked his players to believe in a good course.
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