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January 22, 2017 4:52 AM Gyan is first player to score in 6 successive AFCON tournaments

It was the third straight victory by Ghana over their West African rivals in a Nations Cup group game, after wins at the 2012 and 2013 tournaments. The Ghana captain got to the end of a measured cross after a predatory run Jordan Ayew -- who latched onto a long pass by Mubarak Wakaso and headed the ball past goalkeeper Oumar Sissoko for the match winner 18

January 21, 2017 10:49 PM Gyan goal sends Ghana into AFCON quarters

Saturday 21st January , 2017 6:22 pm The Black Stars are through to the quarter-finals of the AFCON after a hard-fought 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday. Ghana’s Captain Asamoah Gyan headed home from a cross by Jordan Ayew in the 20th minute to hand the Black Stars their second win at the tournament. It was a cagey opening with possession evenly balanced 11

January 21, 2017 6:42 PM Asamoah Gyan heads Black Stars into quarter-finals

Ghana progressed to the quarter-final of the 2017 Africa Cup Nations with one match to spare after a 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday in their second Group D match. Captain Asamoah Gyan's 20th minute header- a record breaking eighth goal-divided the two sides at the Stade Port Gentil to amass six points. It was a cagey opening with possession evenly balanced 6

January 21, 2017 6:19 PM AFCON 2017: Full match report, Ghana 1-0 Mali

Ghana progressed to the quarter-final of the 2017 Africa Cup Nations with one match to spare after a 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday in their second Group D match. Captain Asamoah Gyan's 20th minute header- a record breaking eighth goal-divided the two sides at the Stade Port Gentil to amass six points. It was a cagey opening with possession evenly balanced 8

January 21, 2017 6:13 PM Thomas Partey wins Man of the Match award in Ghana's win over Mali

Midfielder Thomas Partey was named Man of the Match in Ghana's 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday in Africa Cup of Nations Group D. The Atletico Madrid man was rugged in the middle alongside Mubarak Wakaso. His strength, agility and finesse caught the eyes of the CAF Techincal Study Group. Partey is playing in his first tournament after an impressive season 5

January 21, 2017 2:02 PM Acheampong starts for Ghana against Mali

Frank Acheampong will replace Baba Rahman in Ghana's starting line up for today's AFCON group match against Mali. The Schalke defender sustained a knee injury in Ghana's opening group match against Uganda and has been sent to London to undergo further checks. Acheampong will play on the left of defence for the Black Stars with Harrison Afful on the right 8

January 21, 2017 10:34 AM Black Stars lineup for today’s AFCON against Mali

Coach Avram Grant has named his starting line-up for today’s AFCON match against Mali in Port Gentil, Gabon. The head coach of the senior national team handed goalkeeper a starting place in today’s game with Leicester’s Daniel Amartey set to partner John Boye in defence. Razak Braimah will be in post for the Black Stars with Harrison Afful and Frank 5

January 17, 2017 6:50 PM Player Ratings: Black Stars beat Uganda

Despite late pressure from the Ugandans, the Black Stars of Ghana held on to take the three points and lead Group D of the 2017 African Cup of Nations. Razak Braimah 5 - A clean sheet but again he looked shakey doing the basics. Harrison Afful 5 - Looks short of his normal buccaneering confidence.Made too many errors and the team missed his adventure 22

January 11, 2017 7:02 AM Lorient midfielder Alhassan Wakaso delighted to accomplish dream of playing in the French League

Newly signed Lorient midfielder Alhassan Wakaso is delighted to have signed for Lorient as playing in the French league has always been one of his life time target. The former Rio Ave midfielder signed a three year deal with the struggling French side and is expected to debut for the club this weekend. “Playing in France was a real goal and being able to do it today 9

January 9, 2017 12:52 AM Black Stars jersey numbers for AFCON 2017 revealed

Squad numbers for the 23 Black Stars players to feature in the 2017 African Nations Cup have been revealed. The team’s final list was submitted on January 4; 10 days to the start of the tournament in accordance with CAF’s rules, meaning that the numbers designated to the players had to be announced as well. The team’s two captains, Asamoah Gyan and Andre 7