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Black Stars get ready for Mexico test

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The Black Stars arrived in Texas on Sunday (Saturday night per US time) and had their first training session ahead of their friendly match against Mexico on Wednesday. The team was led by GFA Vice-President, George Afriyie, and head coach, Kwesi Appiah. 16 players, led by captain, Asamoah Gyan, travelled on Sunday and 6 more players are expected to join ...

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Accam bags hat-trick as Chicago Fire torch Orlando Fire

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Ghana’s David Accam played out an outstanding display for Chicago Fire as they thumped Orlando City 4-0 in the Major League Soccer in the United States on Saturday. Accam had been in good form since the start of the season and fans and followers of the league had been speaking of his making the MLS All Star team and his ...

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Samuel Inkoom suspended by FIFA for failing to pay agent

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Ghanaian footballer, Samuel Inkoom, has been handed a one-year ban from football by FIFA for failing to pay Andrew Evans, a football agent an amount of Euros 352, 500 based on a contract the two parties signed back in 2010. Evans reported Inkoom to FIFA after Inkoom had moved from Basel in Switzerland to Dnipro in Ukraine in 2011 The ...

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Agyemang Badu not bothered by Black Stars snub

Jun 15, 2014; Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, BRAZIL; Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu (8) points to a teammate during practice in preparation for their opening World Cup game against the United States at Estadio das Dunas. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Black Stars midfielder, Emmanuel Agyemang Badu, says he is not upset at not being called up by Kwesi Appiah for the team’s matches against Ethiopia, Mexico and the USA. Agyemang Badu and Mubarak Wakaso were two of the big names left out by Kwesi Appiah when he named his 30-man team for the assignments. But Agyemang Badu says those who ...

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“USA friendly is very important to Black Stars”- Asamoah Gyan

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Black Stars skipper, Asamoah Gyan, says that the team’s friendly against the United States on July 1 in Connecticut is very important for the team in terms of points on FIFA’s rankings. Gyan and his team mates have been preparing for the match since Monday and in addition to the tie against the Americans, they will face Mexico on June ...

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Avram Grant disrespected me- Abdul Majeed Waris

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Black Stars forward Abdul Majeed Waris has admitted that he felt insulted after his omission from the final squad for the 2017 AFCON in Gabon earlier this year. Waris was given a late call-up into the provisional squad ahead of the tournament before being shockingly left out of the final squad by then head coach Avram Grant. The forward had ...

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Black Stars prepare for Mexico, USA friendlies

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The Black Stars have started training ahead of their two international friendlies against Mexico and the United States on June 28 and July 1 respectively. The team broke camp after beating Ethiopia 5-0 in the first AFCON 2019 qualifier in Kumasi and on Monday, they reconvened to start working ahead of the friendly matches. 21 players were at the training ...

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Agyemang Badu will move from Udinese if offer is right

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Black Stars and Udinese midfielder, Emmanuel Agyemang Badu says he will leave Udinese if he gets a good offer from another club. He has been with the club since 2010 after winning the U-20 World Cup in Egypt in 2009 and he is very open to a new challenge. Last season, he was linked with moves to Stoke City and ...

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