Ghana defender Bright Addae has set his sights on helping Ascoli secure promotion to the Italian Serie A in the impending season.
According to the former Wa All Stars guardsman, the team is brimming with confidence as they prepare arduously in preseason ahead of the Serie B campaign.
Hopefully this will the season for Ascoli and our fans in general," he said
"The ultimate aim is to seal Serie A football and I can already feel that within the playing staff and the technical team.
One of Africas highest earning footballers Asamoah Gyan will open the first phase of his AstroTurf pitch on Tuesday the 18th of July 2017.
The new Kayserispor signing is still in Ghana and is working his way on opening the Pitch which he put up for his alma mater Accra Academy school.
Gyan who has never hidden his desire and love for the school where his talent was discovered and watered sees this as an opportunity to give back to a place everything started for him.
Having risen through
Italain-born Ghanaian forward Caleb Ansah Ekuban has expressed his desire to play for Ghana.
The 23-year-old spent last season on loan at Albanian side Partizani Tirana from Italian outfit Chievo Verona and plundered in 17 goals to help the club secure second spot.
Ekuban, who completed a three-year deal to English Championship side Leeds United last week, has declared his intentions to represent the four-time Africa champions instead ofGli Azzuri.
The former Lumezzane hitman disclosed that
Former Asante KotokoExecutive Chairman Dr. K. K. Sarpong has visited the team at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium where medical tests are taking place.
The newly-appointed Chief Executive of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation has reached out to the players who suffered injuries in Wednesday's fatal accident.
He had earlier released a statement consoling with the victims.
Dr Sarpong addressed the media after interacting with the players:
Video: Former Kotoko Executive Chairman,
Former Chairmen and Directors of the Kumasi Asante Kotoko Sporting Club Limited, will on Wednesday July 19, hold a crunch meeting in Kumasi to come up with a support package for victims of the July 12 tragic road crash which happened at Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region.
A press statement copied to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) and signed by Mr. Paul Adu-Gyamfi, past chairman, convener of the meeting said the venue will be at the National Kotoko Secretariat at Odeneho- Kwadaso in Kumasi.
Chief Executive Officer of Aduana Stars Albert Commey is defiant of his side's chances of clinching this season's Ghana Premier League title.
The Ogya Boys got their league title ambitions back on track on Sunday after losing to Wa All Stars in midweek by defeating Ebusua Dwarfs 2-0 in week 23 at the Nana Agyemang Badu Park to close the gap on leaders WAFA.
WAFA have a game in hand over Aduana in the run-in to the title, with seven games to end the campaign.
Despite WAFA's one
Bechem United striker Ahmed Toure smashed a hat trick to deepen the wounds of ailing side Bolga All Stars at the Nana Fosu Gyeabour Park, taking his tally to 12 while Stephen Sarfos brace against WAFA to end their 6 matches unbeaten run in the second round with Bright Adjei lifting his game to score twice to give Aduana Stars a 2-1 win over Dwarfs at the Nana Agyeman Badu Park.
In a 4:3:2:1 system Elmina Sharks trainer Yaw Acheampong emerged the coach of the week after his splendid 2-1 win over
Ghana legend Abedi Pele has been invited by CAF to discuss the timing of the Africa Cup of Nations at a two-day symposium in Morocco.
The three-time African Footballer of the Year will be joined by flourished ex-internationals like Austin Okocha and Samuel Etoo to deliberate over the future of the tournament and others aspects of the African game
The symposium will starting on Tuesday in Rabat.
New Confederation of African Football president Ahmad promised a blanket review when he successfully
Ghana striker Kwadwo Poku registered his fourth goal of the season for Miami FC in their 3-1 win over San Francisco Delta in the NASL Spring season at the Kezar Stadium on Sunday.
Miami opened the scoring in the 27 minutes of the game through Italian importVincenzo Rannella.
San Fransisco were reduced to ten men as Pablo Dyego was shown a straight red card in the 40th minute to the dismay of the supporters and technical bench alike, which sparked flares on the touchline, with substitute midfielder
Daniel Amartey will touch down in Hong Kong on Monday with his Leicester City squad for the Premier League Asia Trophy in Hong Kong.
Manager Craig Shakespeare has named the versatile Ghana international among eight midfielders in the squad.
New recruits Harry Maguire and Vicente Iborra while young trio Elliott Moore, Callum Elder and Harvey Barnes also feature.
Following a clash with West Bromwich Albion at Hong Kong Stadium on Wednesday, the Foxes will face Crystal Palace or Liverpool on
GHANAsoccernet.combrings you comprehensive wrap of how Ghanaian players performed for the respective clubs across the globe over the weekend.
Jordan Ayew was on target for Swansea City in their 2-2 draw with MLS side Philadelphia Union.
Midfielder Divine Naah was a second half substitute for Orebro in their 4-2 win over Goteborg.
Samuel Mensiro Mensah followed up with his impressive outing for Ostersunds in the Champions League qualifying round against Galatasaray in
Brothers Sulley Muntari and Muniru Sulley have been working out together as they both seek to land new deals with clubs in Europe.
With players rejoining their clubs for pre-season, Muntari and Muniru, who are unattached, have begun undergoing personal training to keep themselves in top shape ahead of securing desired moves.
Muntari, left Pescara in the Italian Serie A following their relegation from the top-flight while Muniru saw his contract with FC Steaua Bucureti terminated with two years
Berekum Chelsea blew the Ghana Premier League title race wide open following their 2-1 win over WAFA on match day 23 at the Golden City Park on Sunday.
WAFAs usual possession game could not materialize at the blast of the referee Silverster Adjokus whistle due to the bumpy Berekum Golden City Park playing field as Chelsea nearly got the opener but Razak Abeloras excellent goalkeeping kept the score line at 0-0.
But WAFA delivered a telling blow to the home side with just 4 minutes of play when
Ashanti Gold SC saw their seven games unbeaten run cut shot as they suffered a fourth home loss on Sunday to rejuvenated Elmina Sharks FC.
The home side failed to take an early opportunity in the 10th minute when centre back Richard Ocran missed a penalty.Goalkeeper Richard Attah made a spectacular dive to save the spot kick.
The visitors took advantage of Ashanti Gold SC's slack to take the lead in 29th minute through Eric Osei from the spot.
Benjamin Tweneboa made it two for the newcomers
Wa All Stars resurgent continues with a 2-1 victory over Liberty Professionals in week 23 of the Ghana Premier League at the Malik Jabir Stadium on Sunday.
All Stars collected three maximum points against league title chasers Aduana Stars in midweek in post Enos Adepah era to revive their hopes of surviving relegation.
Both sides failed to create any clear-cut chance in the opening proceedings as the match looked set to end in a draw.
However, in the 8th minute time additional time, David
Aduana stars returned to winning ways by defeating Ebusua Dwarfs 2-0 in week 23 of the Ghana Premier League at the Nana Agyemang Badu Park on Sunday.
After their hopes of winning this seasons league trophy was dented by Wa All Stars in midweek, where they lost 3-1, Aduana Stars got their mojo back at their favourite ground when they inflicted a 2-0 defeat on Dwarfs.
Aduana registered the first goal of the game in the 19th minute, after Bright Adjei beat goalkeeper Razak Issah from a close range.
Great Olympics hopes of beating the drop was seriously scraped following their 3-0 defeat to Medeama SC in week 23 of the Ghana Premier League at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.
Olympics controlled the game in the early stages and looked more dangerous on the counter attack but couldnt turn their early dominance into goal as the visitors rather opened the scoring in the 24th minute through Bismark Oppong.
Olympics came in strongly after conceding the goal and created half chances but Medeama
Tema Youth moved away from the relegation area thanks to a timely 3-1 victory against Inter Allies at the Tema Stadium on Sunday.
The defeat ends Inter Allies four game unbeaten run, including the 1-0 win over Kotoko in midweek, and left them outside the top four. Tema Youth win also means they are 12th on the log, two points above the red line with seven games remaining.
Abdul Nasiru gave the visitors the lead in the 39th minute but that lasted for five minutes as Francis Adjetey restored
Ex-Ghana international Laryea Kingston has credited his wife for masterminding his career success by serving as his chief counsellor.
The former Hearts and Olympics midfielder revealed that his wife gave him the support he needed during his active playing days and gave him the best of advice to shape his career.
Discussing the experiences of many players in their active days and reasons for their inability to live a comfortable life after football, Laryea revealed bad company and irresponsible
Ghana defender Jerry Akaminko has been working out as his Turkish side Eskiehirspor step up preparations for the upcoming season.
He is preparing for another season with the Red-Black as they have confirmed his stay, amid interest from a couple of clubs. He played 1161 minutes last season.
The former Heart of Lions defender resigned for Eskiehirspor in the summer for 2016 following his recovery from knee injury, which kept him out of action for two years.
With self-discipline, all things