Juventus Star Player, Cristiano Ronaldo, Becomes First Footballer to Receive Cryptocurrency ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the first player to get paid in cryptocurrency by a football club. Cristiano Ronaldo made history on Sunday, becoming the first footballer to receive cryptocurrency as payment. The digital asset awarded by Juventus made the Italian side the first to pay a player with tokens, and Ronaldo the first player to receive crypto payment.
Mariano Barreto: Asante Kotoko Sign Former Black Stars Coach; See full details ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Asante Kotoko has appointed former Black Stars coach Mariano Barreto as their new head coach in a one and a half years deal. Ghana Premier League giants Kumasi Asante Kotoko have appointed Portuguese Mariano Barreto as their new head coach. Kotoko announced the appointment of Barreto who is a former coach of Ghana's senior national team, Black Stars, on Friday, March 26, 2021.According to the post on Kotoko's social media pages which broke the news, Barreto's deal is for one and a half years.
Justice Opoku-Agyemang: Hot FM sports presenter passes away ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Justice Opoku-Agyemang is dead.- The Hot FM sports presenter died on Thursday, March 25, 2021.- He was one of the best sports presenters in Accra. Hot FM sports journalist, Justice Opoku-Agyemang, popularly known as Bigality has passed on. Bigality, until his demise was the host of the popular sports show, Hot Focal Sports that airs on weekdays from 6.30 am to 10.00 am.
Rastafarian boy and siblings get 6 scholarships after some SHSs rejected them ▷ YEN.COM.GH
NAGRAT urged the Rastafarian fraternity to build their schools. Half a dozen schools including international institutions have offered admissions "Unconditionally" to one of the Rastafarian students refused entry by Achimota School. "We do believe that no student should be denied education," authorities of one of the schools giving the Rastafarian kids admission said on condition of anonymity.
Football in Ghana thrives on bribery; my kids won't play for Ghana
Ransford Osei has taken a swipe at the Ghana Football Association. Ghana U-20 World Cup winner, Ransford Osei, has stated that football in Ghana thrives on bribery, not merit. "I will not allow my children to play for Ghana. I am being very honest. I am not afraid of the consequences of this statement. Ghana football isn't based on merit unlike European football," he stated.
Sylvia Dogah: The first-ever Ghanaian female kickboxer to participate in international tournament ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Sylvia Dogah has made history as Ghana's first-ever female kickboxer to participate in an international tournament. Sylvia Dogah is making history as the first-ever Ghanaian female kickboxer to participate in the Arab Boxing Grand Prix Championship from April 21 to May 1, 2021.The young female kickboxer will imprint her name in the sands of time as the first Ghanaian female to participate in such an international tournament. The Arab Boxing Grand Prix Championship will be staged at the plush Olympic Village Novogorsk Sports Complex in Moscow, Russia from April 21 to May 1, 2021.For the first time in an international tournament, Dogah will be representing Ghana as the country's first female kickboxer.
Eli Kondoh: Top sports presenter weds longtime girlfriend ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Eli Kondoh has got married on Saturday, March 20, 2021.- Beautiful photos from the wedding have popped up online. On Saturday, March 20, 2021, Eli got married to his longtime girlfriend in a simple but colourful wedding. Gh has sighted beautiful photos from the wedding grounds and Eli and his new wife couldn't hide their excitement.
Tiger Woods Released from Hospital After Serious Car Crash Injuries ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Golfing legend and international celeb Tiger Woods has announced he is recovering from home after having been in hospital for months. Woods is recovering from a car crash that left him with extremely serious leg and ankle injuries, which brilliant medical staff did their best to repair. Golf star Tiger Woods has announced that he is back home and recovering from a terrible car accident he suffered a month ago.
Footballer Effortlessly Dribbles His Opponent in Street Soccer, Video Stirs Reactions as Many Hail Him ▷ YEN.COM.GH
A video recently surfaced on social media in which a player's skills almost paralyzed his opponent. A young Jamaican footballer almost broke the back of his opponent after showing amazing skill on the pitch amidst cheers from fellow players. In the viral video that was shared on Twitter by Dawk Invader, a player could be seen moving the ball across an opponent's head and the latter almost fell to the ground.
Ghanaians slam Ato Forson for calling for sports betting ban ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson has kicked against moves by the NPP administration to tax sports betting. Ghanaian youth harshly criticised former Deputy Finance Minister, Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson, for asking the Akufo-Addo administration to ban sports betting. Charles Epiphany Senior said: "It's obvious you talked like this. This is our Parliament too. Stay in your lane young man. Where are the jobs? You were deputy finance minister before so you're part of our problems."Ato Forson called on the Akufo-Addo administration to ban sports betting.
Mubarak Wakaso: Black Stars Player Attacks Blogger over False Reportage ▷ YEN.COM.GH
The news story has infuriated the Black Stars midfielder and he has not taken it lightly at all. Ghana Black Stars midfielder, Mubarak Wakaso, has descended on a blogger over a publication about him. The blogger behind the blog, Ghanasoccernet, has published that Wakaso was joining Kumasi Asante Kotoko, as he appears to have been benched for a long time in his new Chinese club.
Akufo-Addo gifts Black Satellites squad GHC57k for winning U-20 African Cup; video drops ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Akufo-Addo has made it known that Ghana's Black Satellites team would be rewarded for their Afcon win. The president announced a package of $10,000 to each player in the trophy-winning squad.- The Black Satellites made Ghana proud on March 6, 2021, by beating Uganda to lift the U-20 AFCON.Our manifesto: This is what YEN.com. President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has announced a $10,000 package each for the Black Satellites squad that won the Under 20 African Cup of Nations.
U-20 AFCON victory: Black Satellites touch down in Accra ▷ YEN.COM.GH
The U-20 team of the Black Satellites are back in Accra. President Akufo-Addo has congratulated the Black Satellites for winning U-20 AFCON.- The Black Satellites beat Uganda 2-0 to win the trophy. The Black Satellites touched down in Accra from Morocco after their victory match against Uganda.
What a way to celebrate Ghana's 64th Independence Anniversary!
President Akufo-Addo has congratulated the Black Satellites for winning U-20 AFCON.- The Black Satellites beat Uganda 2-0 to win the trophy. President Akufo-Addo has congratulated the Black Satellites for emerging winners of the 2021 Under-20 African Cup of Nations Trophy. The Black Satellites beat Uganda 2-0 in what sports analysts describe as a competitive 90-minute match.
Farouk Adams: Aduana Stars defender arrested for allegedly killing a police officer ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Farouk Adams has been arrested for knocking and killing a police officer in Dormaa. The Aduana Stars defender is currently in police custody. Aduana Stars stars defender, Farouk Adams, has been arrested for allegedly knocking and killing a police officer.
Michael Essien makes U-turn; "withdraws" support for LGBTQ+ community in Ghana ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Michael Essien has removed his public post in support of the queer community in Ghana after he previously suggested they had his full backing. Legendary Ghanaian football player, Michael Essien, has undone his action of publicly supporting the LGBTQ+ community in Ghana after he shared a post about it via his verified Instagram handle. Gh shows all the other posts among which his statement in support of the queer community was seen previously.
Black Satellites to play in Afcon finals on Saturday after beating Gambi in semi's ▷ YEN.COM.GH
The Black Satellites of Ghana beat Gambia 1:0 to make it to the AFCON finals that will be played on Saturday, March 6, 2021.- Ghana's 1:0 scoreline against Gambia was secured by striker Precious Boah with a dumbfounding freekick in the first-half. Ghana's U-20 men's football team, the Black Satellites, have qualified for the finals at the African Cup of Nations after beating Gambia on March 1, 2021.The youngsters beat their semi-finals contenders with a 1:0 scoreline which was secured by the striker Precious Boah with a dumbfounding freekick. Ghanaians are hopeful that no matter which side wins the semi-final clash between Tunisia and Uganda, the Satellites will be able to squash them in the finals and bring home the trophy.
Kwadwo Asamoah becomes the highest-capped African player of all time in Serie A ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Kwadwo Asamoah has become the African footballer with the highest number of appearances in the history of the Italian Serie A.- The famous Black Stars player has had his 271st cap with his new club Cagliari, beating down the record of Sulley Muntari who had 270.- Asamoah's journey in Serie A started with Udinese where he made a name for himself attracting interest from top clubs in Europe. Renowned Black Stars player Kwadwo Asamoah has made a remarkable history in Serie A after becoming the African player with the highest appearances of all time in the league. As myjoyonline.com reports, Kwadwo Asamoah was able to bag the achievement after he was substituted in the 77th minute in the recent match between his club Cagliari and Crotone.
Isaac Dogbe vows to ensure police arrests top officials of Sports Ministry ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Sports legend, Isaac Dogbe wants some top Sports officials jailed. Isaac Dogbe is an international light weight boxer. Ghana-UK boxer, Isaac Dogbey, has threatened to cause the arrest of some top officials of the Sports Ministry.
Kamaldeen Sulemana: 19-year-old Ghanaian footballer ranked best dribbler in Europe ▷ YEN.COM.GH
Kamaldeen Sulemana, a 19-year-old Ghanaian player has been ranked as the best dribbler in Europe under age 23.- The talented player who has starred in the Black Stars team only once beat PSG's Kylian Mbappe, Man United's Marcus Rashford, and Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho. Ghana and FC Nordsjaelland star, Kamaldeen Sulemana, has been ranked number one among players under the age of 23 for the most successful dribbles in Europe. Gh on the official handle of Football Wonderkids, the Ghanaian youngster amassed a total of 76 points with the closest contender lagging behind him with 72 points.