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January 30, 2017 7:55 AM Avram Grant reveals secret of second-half revival win over DR Congo

Ghana coach Avram Grant says has revealed that he spent the half-time of in correcting mistakes that helped the Black Stars turnaround in their quarter-final win over DR Congo on Sunday at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The Black Stars put up an edgy performance in the first-half of the match that allowed the Leopards to dominate the game. However 6

January 29, 2017 10:11 PM Ayews put in stupendous performance as Ghana seal semifinal berth

An improved second half performance accompanied with a magisterial display by Andre Ayew ensured a sixth straight semifinal appearance for Ghana as they overcame DR Congo 2-1. A goal each from Jordan Ayew and Dede Ayew in the second half were all the Stars needed after a very difficult first half which saw the team record no shot on target. Avram Grant 8

January 29, 2017 9:41 PM Jordan Ayew picks up Man of the Match award

Not only did Jordan Ayew score to ensure Ghana reach a sixth straight Africa Cup of Nations semi-final berth at the expense of the pundits favorite DR Congo, he was voted Man of the Match. The Aston Villa man proved to Ghanaians how good he is by putting up a stupendous performance against the Leopards on Sunday to aid the Black Stars claim a deserved 6

January 29, 2017 6:25 PM Black Stars grab sweet 2-1 victory against DR Congo, making it to semi-finals

The Ayew brothers Jordan and Andre were scorers as Ghana dispatched DR Congo 2-1 to reach the semi-final of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. It was Jordan who turned home an opportunistic strike which was a curler for the opener just after the hour mark. But DR Congo levelled five minutes later through Mpoku to give the Congolese hope but their flames 12

January 29, 2017 6:07 PM DR Congo 1-2 Ghana: Ayew brothers on target as Ghana reach AFCON semis

The Black Stars are into the semi-finals of the AFCON after a 2-1 win over DR Congo in the quarter-final. Jordan Ayew latched onto a pass from Mubarak Wakaso, beat a defender and fired past the goalkeeper to give the Black Stars the lead in the second half. The lead lasted only 7 minutes as Mpoku, fired in a beauty for the Congolese from just outside 7

January 29, 2017 2:14 PM No Asamoah Gyan as Ghana seek sixth straight semis

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has not been able overcome a knock as Ghanaa sixth consecutive semifinal appearance at the African Cup of Nations. Gyan pulled up during Ghana’s 1-0 defeat to Egypt and with many fearing his tournament might be over, but the experienced forward has made a quicker than expected recovery and will start from the bench 5

January 28, 2017 6:26 PM Stars must tame The Leopards

Black Stars coach Avram Grant, appalled by the poor condition of the pitch in Port Gentil which was linked to injuries sustained by two of Ghana’s key players (Baba Rahman and Asamoah Gyan), made no secret his preference for Oyem, but that pitch could also be a source of worry, particularly if it rains and it becomes soggy just as it happened on that pitch 6

January 28, 2017 7:38 AM AFCON Sunday: Stars seek to break Leopards jaw

On AFCON Sunday, the Black Stars will attempt to break the jaws of a Leopard side who consigned the fancied, Ivory Coast, the defending champions to an early exit. They go into this game with a paradox of having a better head-to-head record of eight wins, four losses and three draws; a better AFCON glory and yet appear to be dark horses in a game the Leopards 17

January 26, 2017 10:42 AM Stars lose to Egypt, face DR Congo in quarter-final

Ghana’s Black Stars failed to maintain a perfect record in the Africa Cup of Nations after losing 0-1 to Egypt in their last group clash in Port Gentil. The Stars finished behind the seven-time African champions who set up a quarter-final fixture with Morocco in Port Gentil. The Ghanaians, who had qualified for the knockout phase of the competition ahead 8

January 25, 2017 8:53 PM AFCON 2017: Ghana face DR Congo in quarters after loss to Egypt

Wednesday 25th January , 2017 8:53 pm Ghana will face DR Congo in the quarter-final of the AFCON after finishing as runners-up to Egypt following a 1-0 loss to the Pharaohs on Wednesday. Roma’s Mohammed Salah scored the only goal of the game for the Pharoahs early in the first half, firing into the top corner from a free-kick with the Ghanaian keeper 8