Black Stars

“WAFU Semi final clash is our biggest match”- Maxwell Konadu

Black Stars B coach Maxwell Konadu (Image credit: Images Image)

Ghana’s Black Stars B coach Maxwell Konadu says the team has put their defeat against Nigeria behind them and are focusing on their semi final clash against Niger on Thursday. Niger booked their place in the semis after finishing 2nd in Group B despite a 2-1 loss to Benin in their final group game on Tuesday. Ghana suffered their first ...

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WAFU Cup: Konadu points to injuries as Ghana lose to Nigeria


Black Stars B coach, Maxwell Konadu, says injuries played a huge part in the team’s 2-0 loss to Nigeria in the final WAFU Cup Group A match played in Cape Coast on Monday. Ghana conceded two second half goals from Anthony Okpotu and Peter Moses to snap their unbeaten run in the tournament despite already making it to the semi-finals. The ...

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2017 WAFU Cup: Nigeria beat Ghana 2-0 to get to semi-finals


Second half goals from Anthony Okpotu and Peter Moses handed Nigeria a 2-0 win over Ghana in their final Group A game of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Monday, September 18 and consequently a place in the semifinals of the competition. The Super Eagles started fast and created their first chance on goal ...

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Raphael Dwamena finally cleared to play

Ghana's Rahpael Dwamena

Ghana and FC Zurich striker Raphael Dwamena has been given the green light by Swizz medical officials to return to active participation for the side following a series of tests in relation to a heart condition discovered during his medical with Brighton and Hove Albion. The striker’s move to the English Premier League side fell through as a result of ...

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WAFU Cup: Thomas Abbey satisfied with victory over Guinea

Thomas Abbey (Image credit: Hearts of Oak)

Black Stars B midfielder, Thomas Abbey, says he is very pleased with the team’s 2-0 win over Guinea in Thursday’s WAFU Cup Group A encounter. Abbey featured in the match and he saw his team mates at Hearts of Oak, Patrick Razak and Kwame Kizito combine for Ghana’s second goal in the 72nd minute. Berekum Chelsea’s Stephen Sarfo had put ...

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Europa League Ghana Watch: Attamah, Mohammed, Twumasi feature on Day 1

Joseph Attamah

Some Ghanaian players got to feature for their clubs in Europe’s second-tier club competition on Thursday but none got a victory to start the campaign. Black Stars defender Joseph Attamah played 90 minutes for Turkish side, Basaksehir against Bulgarian team, Ludogorets as the two teams drew goalless. Former AshGold defender Kadiri Mohammed was in action for Austria Wien when they ...

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Black Stars Shine Against Guinea in Group A opener


Second half goals from Stephen Sarfo and Kwame Kizito handed Ghana a 2-0 win over Guinea in their first Group A game of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Thursday, September 14. Ghana started really positively and created chances almost at will in the opening half, but their finishing was not at its best. ...

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Ghana drops to 52nd in latest FIFA rankings


Ghana fell two places to 52nd in the latest FIFA rankings released today by the world governing body for the month of September. Between the last rankings in August and now, the main Black Stars team has drawn once and won once both in matches with Congo Brazzaville while the Black Stars B team lost 2-1 to Burkina Faso in ...

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Sulley Muntari denies arrest reports


Veteran Ghanaian midfielder Sulley Muntari has distanced himself from reports making rounds in Italy that he was arrested and his vehicle impounded by Italian police. News went viral in Italy that the former AC Milan,Inter Milan and Pescara man is currently being investigated for financial malfeasance and indebtedness to his former agent. The former Black Stars midfielder’s attorney’s released a ...

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