Sports News of Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Ghana Premier League’s transfer deadline is today at 23:59 (GMT) and clubs are in a rush to complete last minute deals to ensure they have top-notch players for the start of the league. Ghanasoccernet.com is providing live updates of the last minute deals ahead of the deadline tonight.
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Below are the live updates of the deals being completed and news on the transfers of the Ghana Premier League.
15:00: Eric Bekoe has told friends he has only agreed terms with Hasaacas but want firm assurances from the club chairman.
14: 45: Reports in Kumasi claim Asante Kotoko are leading the race to sign former striker Nathaniel Asamoah.
14:30: CONFIRMED: Joseph Halm’s move to New Edubiase United has collapsed. The goalkeeper claimed he was a free agent but his club Great Olympics proved he had a running contract.
14: 15: Berekum Chelsea striker and last season’s Ghana Premier League goalking Kofi Owusu is reported to be in Egypt for trials.
14:00: Reports indicate New Edubiase United have completed the registration of goalkeeper Joseph Halm.
13:40: New Hearts of Oak goalkeeper Evans Gbeti Silvannus has have stint with FC Vakhsh Qughonteppa (Tajikistan) in 2013 and Kuhjand FC (Tajikistan) in 2014
13:30: EXCLUSIVE: Ghanasoccernet.com has confirmed that former goal king Eric Bekoe has signed a one-year deal for Sekondi Hasaacas.
13:00: Unconfirmed reports say, former Asante Kotoko striker Eric Bekoe has signed for Sekondi Hasaacas.
12:15: Emmanuel Hayford likely to join Dreams FC before transfer deadline.
12:00: Youngster Kadri Mohammed is set to stay at AshantiGold after training with his teammates yesterday. He had earlier put in a transfer request to leave.
11:30: Medeama SC still negotiating with former Wa All Stars winger Emmanuel Gyamfi for a possible move transfer window shuts.
11:20: Hearts of Oak have released striker Gerald Odupong Wellington and defender Hamza Fuseini.
11:10: Highly-rated Heart of Lions midfielder Baffour Gyawu is staying with the Division One League Club.
11:05: According to a GHANASoccernet.com exclusive, the 2016 Ghana Premier League will start on 20 February……….
11:00: JUST IN>>>>>>>Former King Faisal defender Daniel Addo yet arrive in Obuasi to complete his move to AshantiGold…..
10:50: Techiman City will play in the 2016 Ghana Premier League season despite the match-fixing allegations in the Division One League last season which has threatened their promotion.
10:40: Wa All Stars have captured Asokwa Deportivo defender Isaaku Kunda. Terms of his contract remain undisclosed.
10:30: Hearts of Oak have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Sylvannus Evans Gbeti from division one side Cornerstone FC. The 22-year-old signed a 3-year deal with the Phobians .
10:20: CONFIRMED: AshantiGold have signed Emmanuel Nti Mensah, Godfred Rockson and Frederick Quayson.
10:15: AshantiGold are set to sign former King Faisal defender and 2009 FIFA U20 World Cup winner Daniel Addo.
10:10: Striker Stephen Manu has confirmed signing a one-year deal with promoted Techiman City.
10:05: Tema Youth have completed the registration of players for the upcoming Division One League season.
10:00: Asante Kotoko’s successful FirsTrust G6 team will play against the team the that travelled to Libya to face Al Ittihad Tripoli in a friendly on Sunday.
09:45: Liberty Professionals are expected to register Wa African United striker Desmond Agbesi today.
09: 30: GHANASoccernet.com understands Wa All Stars defender Joshua Otoo swerved Hearts of Oak despite holding initial talks.
09:15: Hasaacas deputy CEO Ofori Acquah says the club is not to be blamed for the departure of quartet Samuel Akurugu (Hearts of Oak), Theophilus Nyame (Asante Kotoko), Benjamin Eshun (Liberty Professionals) and Frederick Quayson.
09:10: Bechem United have finalized the registration of centre-back Akwesi Acheampong who joined on a free transfer after being released by Asante Kotoko.
09:05: Inter Allies have completed the registration of duo Paul Abanga, defender from Windy Professionals and Prince Baffoe on a free transfer after leaving Asante Kotoko.
09: 00: Hearts have captured last season’s Division One League Most Valuable Player Samudeen Ibrahim on a three-year deal worth 60,000 Ghana cedis, GHANASoccernet.com can exclusively reported.
08:50: Former AshantiGold defender Kennedy Appiah has joined Hearts of Oak on a free transfer….
08:45 BREAKING NEWS: Ghana Premier League start date will be announced latest by Friday… says Ghana FA vice president George Afriyie.
08:35 There is still no news on Eric Bekoe and where he will be playing next despite being available on a free transfer.
08:00: West African Football Academy SC were unable to reach deal with former academy boy goalkeeper Philemon McCarthy over a possible return.
07:50: Wa All Stars defender Richard Akrofi penned a three-year deal with Hearts of Oak. The centre back replaces Phillip Boampong who has been released.
07: 45: ICYMI: Hearts of Oak snapped up experienced striker Sam Yeboah from Heart of Lions.
07: 30: Dreams FC are targeting Bechem United midfielder Prosper Donkor…..The deals could be sealed before 12 noon according to reports…….
07: 20: Hearts of Oak have sacked defender Phillip Boampong who spent five years at the club.
07:15: Inter Allies have completed the registration of Tamale Utrecht defender Uriah Kporvi.
07:00: Division One League side Elmina Sharks failed to reach an agreement with former Hearts of Oak talisman Kofi Abanga…….Abanga is eyeing a move abroad.