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Ghana snub does not bother me – Kwarasey

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Ghana goalkeeper Adam Larsen Kwarasey says he is not bothered by his exclusion from the Black Stars squad for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Uganda and Togo. Coach Kwesi Appiah selected Fatau Dauda (Chippa United, South Africa), Adams Stephen (Aduana Stars) and Razak Braimah (Mirandes FC, Spain) as his three goalkeepers in his squad.The Norway-born shot-stopper had ...

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Uganda recall big guns for September 5 Ghana qualifier

Football - 2014 Fifa World Cup Qualifier - Uganda v Liberia - Mandela Stadium - Namboole - Kampala

– Three experienced Cranes stars are back in the team after missing out on Uganda’s final preliminary qualifier away to Mauritania. Goalkeeper Dennis Onyango, Moses Oloya and Geoffrey all missed the trip to Mauritania early this month due to club duty as the qualifying tie fell on a non-Fifa designated date. But with all 2015 Nations Cup games falling on ...

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Milovan Rajevac to return to Black Stars as technical adviser

Milo has been in town for several days.

Citi Sports understands that former Black Stars coach Milovan Rajevac is favorite to be technical adviser for the side. “Milo”, as he was fondly known in Ghana, was much loved before he left the Black Stars after South Africa 2010. Sources within the Ghana FA say the well-liked Serbian is one of the names on a three-man shortlist to be ...

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Accam, Schlupp and Braimah called for 2015 AFCON qualifiers

Jeffrey Schlupp called up for AFCON 2015 qualifiers (credit: Getty Images)

Sweden-based forward David Accam and Leicester’s City’s full-back Jeffrey Schlupp have been given places in Kwesi Appiah’s 24-man team for the 2015 AFCON qualifiers against Uganda and Togo in September. Ghana is Group E with Uganda, Togo and Guinea for a place in the tournament in Morocco next year. Accam and Schlupp were both dropped from the Black Stars squad ...

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Ghana move up two places in FIFA rankings

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The Ghana Black Stars have moved up two places in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola world rankings released on Thursday. The Stars amassed a total of 648 points, 6 points more than their previous 642.31 points accumulated in July after they exited from the group stages of the World Cup. Ghana is now ranked 36th in the world and lie behind ...

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Government v Ghana FA: What you should know

GFA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi

Is Fifa justified in intervening in what it regards as political interference? Is the Government right in prying the GFA’s affairs? Goal explains Much is misconstrued – and much overlooked as well – as political interference in football. Either way, Fifa frowns on it. But exactly what does Fifa itself regard as political interference in football? Below is a summary ...

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