PICTURES: Wayne Rooney models Manchester United’s new home kit launch

first_imgWAYNE ROONEY has dropped a clear hint he could be at Manchester United next season after modelling their new home kit.Rooney, who is reported to have handed a second transfer request in the space of three years at the end of last campaign, has been continually linked with a move away from Old Trafford.Arsenal have become the latest club to stake an interest in him, with Arsene Wenger speaking openly about him as a transfer target.But judging by the pictures from the kit launch, Rooney may be about to perform a U-turn.The home kit pays homage to United hero Eric Cantona, who used to swagger around the pitch with it upturned.last_img read more

Photos: Rawlings, old footballers pay last respect to Coach Arday

first_imgFormer president Jerry John Rawlings and host of members of the football fraternity on Friday paid their last respect to the late Coach Sam Arday  whose body was laid in state for public viewing at the Forecourt of the State House in Accra.The Multi-system man as he was affectionately called died on February 12, 2017, after a short illness. He was 71.Famed for his historic conquest of World at the U-17 level in 1995, Bronze title at Barcelona in 1992, Arday was also instrumental in winning titles with two of the biggest local clubs in Ghana- Hearts, Kotoko. He had stints with the Black Satellites, Meteors and Stars and prior to his death was the technical advisor of Wafa, formerly Gomoa Fetteh Feyernoord.His death is a major loss to the football fratenity and country at large and it was not surprising that key personalities were there to honour the memory of a fallen hero.A delegation of the Ghana Football Association was led by the Vice President, George Afriyie.Some of the top football personalities present included CK Akunor,, Tony Baffoe, Augustine Arhinful , Ali Jaharah all former players of the national  teams. Coach Sellas Tetteh,  former Hearts of Oak Chairman Harry Zakor, former PLB Chairman Mr Abra-Appia were also present.last_img read more