Ghana’s beach soccer team officially withdraws from AFCON qualifiers

The Beach Soccer Association and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) have settled their differences after an initial impasse, confirming the withdrawal of the Black Sharks from the 2020 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers. Ghana’s beach soccer national team were scheduled to play Uganda in the (AFCON) qualifier but later found out they had withdrawn… Continue reading Ghana’s beach soccer team officially withdraws from AFCON qualifiers

Beach Soccer: Yaw Ampofo Ankrah feels betrayed by Kurt Okraku

Last year, Kurt Okraku expressed his undiluted support for beach soccer pledging his association will pay attention to the development of beach soccer in Ghana.

After Ghana’s withdrawal from the 2020 Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, president of the country’s Beach Association, Yaw Ampofo Ankrah has described the entire situation as treason, while attacking GFA boss Kurt Okraku. Ankrah feels betrayed by Okraku after news emerged that the GFA wrote to CAF stating that the country would be… Continue reading Beach Soccer: Yaw Ampofo Ankrah feels betrayed by Kurt Okraku

Covid-19: Pandemic ruins ‘big year’ for Ghana Beach Soccer

Ghana Beach Soccer

COVID-19 has halted plans of Ghana Beach Soccer as 2020 was supposed to be a big year for the sport, celebrating 10 years of existence. The decade celebrations would have seen a series of exhibition matches along the coastal belt as a tour of beach soccer. Plus introduction of the game in non-traditional beach soccer… Continue reading Covid-19: Pandemic ruins ‘big year’ for Ghana Beach Soccer