Accra, March 1, GNA - The Ghana Football Association (GFA), has appointed Maxwell Konadu, as the acting head coach of the Black Stars, as the football controlling body hunts for a new substantive coach.
Ghanaian striker Andre Ayew claimed a second-half equaliser to give West Ham United a deserved draw at Vicarage Road on Saturday in the English Premier League. The striker pounced on 73 minutes to score the Hammers' 100th Premier League goal under Slaven Bilic, when the ball rolled into his path after Michail Antonio's strike had hit both posts.
Former Ghana international Michael Essien says he may sue Panathinaikos for compensation over their claims that he was unprofessional. The former Chelsea and Real Madrid player left the Greek side last year, with the parties agreeing to terminate the two-year contract he signed upon joining the club in 2015.
Mario Balotelli was sent off during Nice’s 1-0 win away at Lorient for insulting the referee in English, match official Tony Chapron has claimed. The dismissal, Balotelli’s third of the season, came in the 68th minute with Nice already in front through Wylan Cyprien’s 15th-minute strike.
Ghana international forward Jordan Ayew is expected to lead the attacking lines of Swansea City as they face Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge in the English Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Ghanaian defender Dennis Appiah has bee ruled out of Anderlecht clash against Zenit Saint Petersburg in the return leg of the UEFA Europa clash on Thursday. The 24-year-old failed with the squad to Russia ahead of the reverse fixture.
Former Medeama coach Tom Strand watched the side's 0-0 draw against Hearts in the Ghana Premier League on Sunday. Strand, 34, is back in the country after he left the club under shocking circumstances last year.