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October 11, 2018 12:58 PM We’ll use proceeds from Black Stars game to settle salaries

The management of Kumasi Asante Kotoko are expected to use gate proceeds from their friendly game against the Black Stars on Friday to pay winning bonuses should the porcupine warriors beat the Black Stars. The game which comes off at the Baba Yara Stadium was put together by the Normalization Committee following the cancellation of Black Stars 2019 Africa 1140

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 918

October 11, 2018 7:40 AM Ghanaians react to cancellation of Sierra Leone double-header

Caf's decision to call off Ghana's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying back-to-back games against Sierra Leone has generated quite some talk on social media. While some fans lamented the missed opportunity to see the Black Stars in action, others focused on what could become of the six points that were up for grabs. Sierra Leone's inability to meet a Fifa ultimatum 729

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 698

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 682

October 11, 2018 5:48 AM Dan Kweku Yeboah insists Coach Kwesi Appiah demanded for Kotoko friendly

Dan Kweku Yeboah, the spokesperson for the Normalization Committee says Black Stars Coach Kwesi Appiah requested for a friendly game against Kotoko just after receiving confirmation that the Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone had been cancelled. Ghana were due to host the Leone Stars at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Thursday in the third 637

October 11, 2018 4:40 AM Rates for Black Stars-Kotoko friendly released

Managements of Kotoko and the Black Stars have released the gate fees for Friday’s friendly match at the Baba Yara Stadium. The Porcupine Warriors test their resolve against the senior National team at 4:30pm, and tickets would go for GhC5 for the Popular Stands and the Centre Line and GhC15 for the VIP. The game is a replacement for the senior National 624

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 605

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 557

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 62