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Akwasi Appiah, Black Stars coach
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Ghana petitions Fifa for a replay of Uganda match

Ghana has petitioned Fifa for a replay of Saturday’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda after South African referee Daniel Bennett disallowed a “perfect goal”, the football association has announced. The matchday five fixture at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala ended in a 0-0 draw, all but ending the Black […]

Coach Kwesi Appiah
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Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah donates to widows

Ghana coach, James Kwasi Appiah has made a donation to the Africa Widows and Widowers Foundation at Nima, Accra. The items, estimated around GH¢10,000.00 which included bags of rice, cooking oil and detergent was part of Appiah’s social responsibility to the less privileged in society. Donating the items, the Black Stars […]

Kingsley Sarfo
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Ghana player Kingsley Sarfo arrested in Sweden for rape ahead of crucial World Cup qualifier

Sweden-based midfielder Kingsley Sarfo’s much-awaited debut for Ghana next week has been thrown into serious doubt after he was shockingly arrested on Saturday for allegedly having sex with minors on several occasions. The 21-year-old was arrested in Malmo on Saturday on single-sourced allegation, damaging his chances of making his debut […]

Andre and Jordan Ayew
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Kwesi Appiah drops Ayew brothers from Ghana squad

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has taken the earth-shattering decision to drop brothers Andre and Jordan Ayew for next months’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda, Nhyira FM has reported. The bold move comes in the wake of the decision of the West Ham and Swansea City players to pull out of […]

Black Stars of Ghana
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Ghana thrash Nigeria 4-1 to win 2017 WAFU tournament

Ghana’s team of local footballers on Sunday thrashed their counterparts from Nigeria by 4 goals to 1 in the final of the 2017 West African Football Union Cup of Nations championship at the Cape Coast stadium. The thrilling 95-minute encounter saw the Stars dominating play despite a seemingly fierce opposition […]

CAF President Ahmad and Dr Bawumia
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Government will not interfere in football – Bawumia

Government will not interfere in the management of football in the country, Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said. Dr Bawumia gave the assurance in an interaction with the president of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, at the Flagstaff House in Accra on Friday, 22 September 2017. […]

Black Starlets
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Official: Ghana’s final squad for U-17 World Cup

Ghana U17 coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has named a strong final 21-man squad for next month’s World Cup in India, dropping seven players who were part of the squad for the African championship. According to the squad released by the Ghana FA on Thursday morning, all the key players who […]

Black Stars training
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Appiah names squad for World Cup double-header against Congo

Black Stars Head coach Kwesi Appiah has named a 24-man squad for Ghana’s upcoming World Cup double legged qualifying games against Congo. The senior national team will host the Red Devils at the Baba Yara Stadium on September 1 before travelling to Brazzaville for the return encounter on September 5. […]

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah
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Burkina Faso peg Ghana back in CHAN qualifier

Ghana’s Black Stars have boosted their chances of reaching the 2018 Championships of Africa Nations after securing a 2-2 draw away in Burkina Faso. Accra Hearts of Oak star man Winful Cobbinah was the main man for Ghana, winning the penalty and setting up a second goal in a performance […]

Ghana Black Stars
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Black Stars stay put at 50th in August FIFA ranking

The senior national team (Black Stars) remained rooted to 50th place in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday for the month of August. The Stars also kept their place at the ninth best team on the African continent. Egypt is Africa’s highest ranked team in the world despite slipping […]