In The Spotlight
Ghana U17 coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has named his strong final 21-man squad for the FIFA U17 World Cup to be held in India next month.
Accra Hearts of Oak have raised a red flag against their perennial rivals, Asante Kotoko and threatened to report the Kumasi-based club to FIFA should the Porcupine Warriors make an attempt to illicitly cajole their influential and talisman, Winful Cobbinah to cross carpet to join the fabulous lads.
It was quite an interesting interaction at the Public Accounts Committee hearing on Tuesday as the Ministry of Youth and Sports took its turn before the committee.
A major subject that was raised was the payment of US$525,000 consultation fee that is being demanded by RICS Consult.
According to the Annual Report of the Auditor-General on the Public Accounts of Ghana-Ministries Departments and Agencies (MDAs) for the year ended 31st December 2015, the Ministry of Youth and Sports entered into a contract to pay US$ 525,000 as consultancy fee for the preparation of Ghana's bid documents for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Chelsea have agreed terms with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of striker Diego Costa back to the Spanish club.
Arsene Wenger says Alexis Sanchez is close to full fitness but the striker will have to earn his place because there is "no hierarchy" at Arsenal.
Chelsea and Manchester City are being investigated by Fifa over their recruitment of young players.