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Former Sports Minister Nii Lantey Vanderpuaye believes Andre and Jordan Ayew still have a lot to offer the Black Stars and has urged Head coach Kwasi Appiah to recall them into the team.

Andre and his younger brother Jordan Ayew, despite their recent fine form at their clubs have missed the last two Black Stars call-ups.

They missed out on the team that faced Uganda and Saudi Arabia last month and were again not invited for the final World Cup qualifier against Egypt.

A former Minister of Youth and sports, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye has bemoaned the current concentration of the Youth and Sports Ministry under Hon. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, focusing more on the senior national football team Black Stars of Ghana compared to other 'lesser known sports'.

The 'Odododiodioo' constituency legislator said, the ministry has given too much priories to football in particular to the exclusion of other sporting disciplines.

The former controversial sports minister hinted that, the last World Cup game against Egypt weeks ago at Cape Coast Stadium was not necessary and that the ministry should have channeled their resources to the 'less finance sports' like the Disabled Basketball team.

Black Stars skipper Asamoah Gyan has congratulated Ghana FA experts Sannie Darra, Alhaji MND Jawula and Anthony Baffoe for their various appointments by CAF.

Ghana Football Association communication director, Sannie Darra was appointed to serve on the CAF media expert panel.

His appointment followed the selection of astute football administrator, Alhaji MND Jawula, who had earned a position at CAF a month ago.

Cape Coast based Venomous Vipers have gained promotion to the Division One League as they beat Swedru Professionals 3-0 at the Swedru Stadium in the finals of the Division Two Promotional Middle League.

Vipers prior to the finals had scored a hundred percent record by winning all their matches in the group and knockout stages.

They looked hungrier for goals upfront as they dominated the two halves of the game creating some goal scoring opportunities.

Ghana has moved one place up to the 51st position in the latest Fédération Internationale de Football Association [FIFA] ranking released on Thursday November 23.

The Black Stars gained points after drawing 1-1 with Egypt at home in a final 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier played in Cape Coast.

The concluding 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers have made their mark on the latest ratings with Senegal and the winners of the European zone play-offs, among the biggest.

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has sent congratulatory messages to World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver Champions Duke Micah and Fred Lawson after they won their fights in the United States of America on Saturday.

Duke “The Baby Faced Terminator’ Micah who also holds the Commonwealth title improved his record to 21-0, 18 KO in his highly anticipated American debut with a point’s decision win against Jose ‘el Torito’ Santos Gonzalez of Guadalajara, Mexico in a 10-round bantamweight clash at the Resorts World Casino NYC in Queens, New York .

Welterweight contender Frederick ‘General Okunka’ Lawson made his record 26-1, 20 Kos after the round four technical knockout against Colombian Fidel Monterrosa Munoz.

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