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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 […]

Kwesi Appiah returns as Ghana coach on a two-year contract
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I’ll make Stars great again — Appiah

Coach Kwasi Appiah (left) and Tony Baffoe in a hearty mood at the El-Wak Stadium last Saturday Incoming Black Stars coach, Kwasi Appiah, says he is going to roll up his sleeves, get his hands dirty and help make the senior national team great again. Appiah arrived in the country […]

Kwesi Appiah returns as Ghana coach on a two-year contract
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Ghana re-appoint Kwesi Appiah as coach

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has re-appointed Kwesi Appiah as the coach of the Black Stars. Appiah, who will also take charge of the national team for locally-based players, has been offered a two-year contract to start work 1 May. He replaces Avram Grant who stepped down as coach after […]

Luis Enrique during Barcelona’s 6-1 win over Sporting Gijon on Wednesday. He told his players after the game that he would be stepping down. 
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Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique to Leave After Season

Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique confirmed Wednesday that he would leave the reigning Spanish champions when his contract expired at the end of the season. Enrique informed Barcelona’s players of his decision after a 6-1 win over Sporting Gijón, saying he needs “a rest” after almost three years in the role, […]

Avram Grant has launched a strong defence of Jordan Ayew (right)
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Afcon 2017: Ghana coach Avram Grant calls for criticism to stop

Ghana coach Avram Grant says his team deserve respect following criticism by some fans and sections of the media. Grant’s side are in the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations but that has not stopped some Ghanaians expressing dissatisfaction with the performances. “Every player had has criticism at one […]

Avram Grant, Manager Ghana Black Stars
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Renard, Sredojević linked to Black Stars job as Grant hints of exit after AFCON

Avram Grant parried away questions about his future with the Black Stars after the Africa Cup of Nations, saying he was motivated to win something for Ghana and to make Ghanaians happy. A politically correct response to increasing interest in his future as his two-year contract with Ghana runs out […]

Avram Grant (left) may have only two games left as Ghana coach
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Afcon 2017: Avram Grant set to leave Ghana job after tournament

Avram Grant has given a strong indication his time as Ghana coach will end after the Africa Cup of Nations. The 61-year-old former Chelsea coach’s contract expires at the end of the tournament in Gabon. “I came for two years in Ghana, we extended to two years and three months […]

Former Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh has been appointed boss of Dutch side Fortuna Sittard.
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Sunday Oliseh moves on from Nigeria with Fortuna in win-or-bust move

There is something to be said about the group of former Nigeria players known loosely as the Class of ’94. That core group of players re-awakened Nigeria’s football consciousness with swashbuckling, opponent-destroying football, and they also backed it up by qualifying for their first-ever World Cup and winning the African […]