Black Stars

Appiah wants permanent residence for all national team coaches


Being moved around various hotel destinations will not be a problem again for the head coach of Ghana’s Black Stars after a 3 bedroom house located at Airport Residential Area was handed over by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The first occupant will be current head coach of the team Kwesi Appiah who is serving in his second stint ...

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Jordan Ayew on target for Swansea in FA Cup replay


Ghana’s Jordan Ayew scored the first of Swansea City’s two goals against Sheffield Wednesday in an English FA Cup 5th round replay played at the Liberty Stadium on Tuesday evening. Ayew put the ball into the net in a rebound effort after Tom Carroll’s shot hit both goal posts. The goal was Ayew’s 9th of the season and he scored ...

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PHOTOS: Sports Ministry hands over 3-bedroom house to Black Stars coach


Sports Minister, Isaac Asiamah, has handed over a 3-bedroom house to Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah as official residence at a short ceremony. The move follows revelation that government was shelling out $8,000 per month on hotel accommodation for Black Stars coaches. The facility, located at Airport Residential Area, was renovated at a cost of GHS 300,000, according to the sports ...

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Inter Milan make offer for Kwadwo Asamoah


Italian giants Inter Milan have reportedly offered Juventus defender Kwadwo Asamoah a three-year contract. According to Italian media outlet Tuttosport, the 29 year old Ghana international has also been offered a €2.5 million annual salary to join Luciano Spalletti’s side. Asamoah has struggled for regular playing time in his last few years at the Turin club, and has had to ...

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Andre Ayew: A masterful artist of positional evolution


Ghana international Andre Ayew joined Premier league Strugglers Swansea City on deadline day from West Ham United and made his debut for the Welsh side as a substitute in Swansea’s 1-0 win over Burnley two weeks ago. Citi Sports’ Daniel Koranteng looks at the 28-year old’s positional evolution and discusses why his return and potential partnership with his brother Jordan ...

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Official: Ebenezer Ofori joins New York City FC


New York City FC have announced the signing of Ghana international Ebenezer Ofori from VfB Stuttgart after Citi Sports earlier this month exclusively revealed the pending deal. The 22-year old has signed a one-year loan deal with an option for City to purchase Ofori permanently at the end of the 2018 season. The combative midfielder says he’s looking forward to ...

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Ghana drop to 54th in February FIFA Ranking


Ghana dropped 4 places to the 54th position in the latest Coca Cola FIFA Ranking released on Thursday. Ghana had occupied the 50th position in the January ranking but lost 68 points to drop out of the top 50. The Black Stars however, still remain the 8th ranked team in Africa, behind Tunisia, Senegal, DR Congo, Morocco, Egypt, Cameroon and ...

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Edwin Gyasi signs for CSKA Sofia


Black Stars winger, Edwin Gyasi, has joined Bulgarian side, CSKA Sofia, from FK Aalesund of Norway. Gyasi played 53 times for Aalesund and got 13 goals in his time at the club. He was given his Black Stars debut in 2017 and he grabbed a goal against Egypt in the final 2018 World Cup qualifier at the Cape Coast Stadium. Gyasi ...

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Jordan Ayew is Swansea City Best Player for January


Ghana’s Jordan Ayew has been voted Swansea Player of the Month for January for his efforts for the club. Ayew scored twice in the month in matches against Newcastle United and Arsenal and apart from his goals, he worked hard for the team in matches played in the month under review. Swansea played against Tottenham, Newcastle United, Liverpool and Arsenal ...

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