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February 18, 2018 11:42 AM British stars set up anti-harassment fund

Harry Potter star Emma Watson has donated £1m to a new campaign aimed at helping those affected by harassment. The donation comes as nearly 200 female British and Irish stars have signed an open letter calling for an end to sexual harassment at work. Emma Thompson, Keira Knightley and Emma Watson are among the actors to sign the letter, published in the Observer 24

February 16, 2018 12:31 PM Ghana drops to 54th in February FIFA Ranking

Ghana dropped four places to the 54th position in the latest Coca-Cola FIFA Ranking released on Thursday. The Black Stars had occupied the 50th position in the January ranking but lost 68 points to drop out of the top 50. The Black Stars, however, still remain the 8th ranked team in Africa, behind Tunisia, Senegal, DR Congo, Morocco, Egypt, Cameroon 19

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 22

December 21, 2017 12:25 PM Ghana moves up in latest FIFA rankings

Ghana has moved up one place and is now 50th on the latest and final FIFA rankings for the year 2017 released on Thursday. The Black Stars also moved up one place to 8th on the continent overtaking rivals Nigeria in the process. Senegal remain the top ranked team in Africa above Tunisia, with Egypt (31), Congo DR (39) and Herve Renard’s Morocco (40) completing 27

December 15, 2017 10:19 AM Boakye-Yiadom picks up 2017 Red Star Belgrade Player of the Year

Black Stars forward, Richmond Boakye-Yiadom, was named Red Star Belgrade’s Player of the Year at the team’s annual gala held on Thursday. Yiadom was awarded for his good goal-scoring form in the 2017 calendar year. So far, he has scored 39 goals in 48 matches for the club. The matches have been across the Serbian league, Serbian Cup and the Europa League 29

November 29, 2017 10:30 AM Boakye-Yiadom: Striker to leave Serbia soon- Agent

Richmond Boakye Yiadom’s future has been thrown into doubt as the agent of Black Stars forward, confirmed that the player will leave Serbian side Red Star Belgrade for main stream Europe by the end of next summer’s transfer window. The former Juventus striker has been in prolific form for the Serbian outfit and already has 35 goals in 44 appearances 36

November 22, 2017 5:40 PM Goldfields spent $15m on Black Stars in 6-years

Executive Vice-President of Goldfields Ghana Limited, Alfred Baku, has disclosed that Goldfields Ghana spent $15 million on the Black Stars when they were title sponsors of the national team for a period of six years. He made mention of this at the launch of the 2017 Professional Golfers’ Tournament, which was held at the Goldfields Ghana office in Accra 35

November 12, 2017 5:54 PM Ghana 1-1 Egypt: Black Stars end World Cup qualifiers without home win

Ghana’s Black Stars were held to a 1-1 draw by Egypt in their final World Cup qualifier at the Cape Coast Stadium. Ghana dominated the early stages of the game and went close from distance on a couple of occasions through Mubarak Wakaso and debutant Nana Opoku Ampomah. Both teams were dealt first-half injury blows as Nana Opoku Ampomah for Ghana and Pharoah’s 167

November 2, 2017 2:48 PM 2018 WC Qualifiers: Mo Salah out of Ghana clash

Egypt Head Coach Hector Cuper has left out Liverpool forward Mohammed Salah in his final 25-man squad to face Ghana in their final FIFA World Cup qualifier in November. The Pharaohs who have already secured qualification to their first World Cup in 27 years will be without Salah who has been their lead marksman throughout the qualifying rounds. The 25-year-old 62

November 1, 2017 12:43 PM Ghana Football Association Confirm​ Ex-Ajax Midfielder Yakubu Abubakar Dies at the Age of 36

The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that 36-year-old Yakubu Abubakar, who represented the Black Stars in their qualifying matches for the 2006 World Cup, has passed away in the city Tema on Tuesday afternoon. It is still unknown how Abubakar, who spent over 10 years plying his trade in Holland, passed away. Abubakar was first promoted to the senior 37