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October 11, 2018 12:34 PM Mubarak Wakaso eager to move on from car accident

Ghana and Deportivo Alaves, midfielder Mubarak Wakaso, has spoken for the first time following a car crash he suffered hours before he joined the Black Stars camp for the cancelled Afcon qualifier against Sierra Leone. The midfielder was on his way to Bilbao to catch a flight when the incident occurred but he managed to emerge unscathed. It is true that something 21

October 11, 2018 7:34 AM Kwasi Appiah hints at handing K.P Boateng Ghana call up in future

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah says he is ready to hand Sassuolo midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng another call up after a four-year absence from international duties. The 31-year-old and Sulley Muntari were sacked from the Black Stars camp during the 2014 Fifa World Cup after the duo were accused of masterminding agitations for players’ appearance fees to be paid before 17

October 11, 2018 6:28 AM 2019 AFCON qualification won't be easy

Empoli midfielder, Afriyie Acquah has gone has admitted that Ghana’s qualification to the next Africa Cup of Nation wouldn’t come by mouth. The hard-tackling midfielder says playing Sierra Leone wouldn’t come so easily and that the Black Stars will only have to put in much effort to cushion victory their victory over the Leone Stars on Thursday at the Baba Yara Stadium 19

October 10, 2018 10:53 PM Stars play Kotoko Friday after CAF cancels Sierra Leone AFCON qualifier

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), has cancelled the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), qualifier between Ghana and Sierra Leone. A communique from CAF informed the Ghana Football Association’s (GFA), Normalization Committee that “the CAN 2019 Qualifier match no. 65 (Ghana vs Sierra Leone) & 89 (Sierra Leone vs Ghana) on the 11th and 14th of October 12

October 10, 2018 4:30 PM Black Stars players refusing to play in unplanned friendly against Kotoko

A host of players in the Black Stars have kicked against plans to play in a friendly against Asante Kotoko on Friday. The Normalization Committee of the Ghana FA had announced the friendly match against the Kumasi-based club as a replacement for the botched 2019 AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone. Ghana was originally billed to play the Lone Stars 12

October 10, 2018 10:51 AM Ghana to receive over $250k from CAF over Sierra Leone match cancellation

Ghana’s Normalization Committee expects a refund from CAF to cover the cost of its preparations for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone after the continent’s ruling body cancelled the encounter on Tuesday. According to sources within the stopgap Committee, the country is expecting a reimbursement of over $250,000 to cover player 1

March 23, 2018 10:22 AM Ghana to officially launch 2018 Women’s AFCON today

The Local Organising Committee (LOC) will today [Friday] officially launched the 13th Edition of the Total African Women’s Cup of Nations in Accra, the biennial international football championship organised by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). The launch, expected to take place at the Alisa Hotel will be ably represented by Government officials 43

March 13, 2018 4:28 PM Black Queens to be rewarded with $32,000 after WAFU triumph

The government has announced a reward package of $32,000 for the players of Ghana’s female national team, the Black Queens, for winning the WAFU Zone B tournament held in Cote d’Ivoire last month. Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo’s team defeated host Cote d’Ivoire 1-0 in the final to secure the victory. Speaking at the ‘Meet the Press’ session in Accra on Tuesday 47

February 5, 2018 12:13 PM Ebenezer Ofori set to join New York City FC on loan

Ghana international, Ebenezer Ofori, has agreed to join MLS side, New York City FC, on a one year loan from German side, VfB Stuttgart, with an option to buy. The deal was agreed on Friday with a contract set to be signed pending a medical. Alex Akummey, CEO of Ofori’s former team, New Edubiase, and representative of the player, confirmed the deal to Citi Sports 27

October 24, 2017 4:55 PM GFA will decide my future – Coach Fabin

Ghana’s Black Starlets Coach, Samuel Paa Kwesi Fabin believes his fate solely remains in the hands of the Ghana Football Association(GFA) after failing to progress to the semi-final stage of the ongoing U-17 World Cup in India. Coach Fabin and his charges lost three times within six months to Mali by 0-1 and 1-2 in the Under 17 AFCON final and a friendly 34