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Wakaso feeling good about Black Stars return

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Mubarak Wakaso says he is happy to be back with the Black Stars team and he feels great to be with his colleagues in the national team. Wakaso is getting his first call under Kwesi Appiah since the coach was appointed in May this year. Some observers had expressed worry about the midfielder’s absence from the group but the Alaves ...

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Black Stars beat Glow Lamp Academy in friendly

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The Black Stars proved too strong for non-league side, Glow Lamp Academy, won 5-1 in a friendly match played on Thursday at the Cape Coast Stadium. The match was to help the Black Stars prepare for the final 2018 World Cup qualifier against Egypt on Sunday at the same venue. Ghana took the lead through Richmond Boakye-Yiadom and it was ...

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Andre Ayew goal at Crystal Palace is West Ham’s best for October

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Andre Ayew’s goal at Crystal Palace for West Ham in Week 9 of the Premier League has been judged the best Hammers strike for the month of October. The goal got 39 percent of the fan votes to beat Javier Hernandez’s close-range finish from the same match and another goal from West Ham Ladies player Amber Stobbs. Ayew picked the ...

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Asamoah Gyan to undergo thigh scan on Thursday

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Black Stars skipper, Asamoah Gyan, will undergo a scan on Thursday to see the extent of the thigh injury he suffered during the team’s training at the Cape Coast Stadium on Wednesday. Gyan pulled out of the session and stayed on the sidelines as the rest of the team went through their paces. The Kayserispor forward is returning to the ...

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David Accam undergoes hernia operation

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Chicago Fire midfielder David Accam underwent bilateral sports hernia surgery on Tuesday.   The procedure was performed without complication by Dr. William Hutchinson at the Pacific Coast Hernia Center. Accam appeared in 30 matches and played 2,177 minutes for the Men In Red this season, both career highs for his time in Major League Soccer. Accam additionally set MLS career ...

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Gyan, Atsu injured in Black Stars training

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Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan and winger Christian Atsu failed to complete the second day of training with the team in Cape Coast on Wednesday after sustaining what is suspected to be thigh injuries. The two players limped out of training and stayed on the sidelines until the end of the session. Atsu will be observed by the medical team ...

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Cape Coast Stadium will be ready for Egypt game- Sannie Daara

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The Cape Coast Stadium pitch will be ready and in good condition for Sunday’s World Cup qualifier between Ghana and Egypt according to GFA Communications Director Ibrahim Sannie Daara. The Cape Coast Stadium has been under some amount of pressure recently after the stadium played host to the WAFU Cup as well as two of the Black Princesses World Cup ...

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2018 WCQ: Black Stars hold first training in Cape Coast (+Photos)

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The Black Stars took part in their first training session this afternoon at the Cape Coast Stadium ahead of their final World Cup qualifier against Egypt. 20 out of 23 players called up for the game took part in the session under the guidance of Head Coach Kwesi Appiah and his technical team. Captain Asamoah Gyan was a late arrival ...

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Black Stars to prepare in Cape Coast for Egypt assignment

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The Black Stars arrived in Cape Coast on Tuesday to begin preparations for the match against Egypt on Sunday in the final 2018 World Cup qualifier. Coach James Kwesi Appiah named 23 players for the assignment and has decided to pitch camp min Cape Coast 5 days before the tie. In terms of points and impact on the qualifiers, the ...

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