Black Stars

“Burkina Faso were too good for Ghana”- Pollack

Maxwell Konadu

Kumasi Asante Kotoko Head Coach Steve Pollack says the Black Stars B side were worthy losers in their 2018 CHAN Qualifier against Burkina Faso on Sunday. Ghana went down 4-3 on aggregate to the Stallions after their 2-1 loss in the 2nd leg at the Baba Yara Stadium. The team, led by Black Stars 2nd assistant Maxwell Konadu has now ...

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Appiah defends selection for Congo double header


Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah insists that the decision to hand spots to a number of green horns ahead of Ghana’s Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Congo is evidence of his conviction to build a national team that will stand the test of time. He mentioned at his unveiling press conference a few weeks back that handing opportunities ...

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Ghana squad named for World Cup double-header against Congo

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Black Stars Head coach Kwesi Appiah has named a 24-man squad for Ghana’s upcoming World Cup double legged qualifying games against Congo. The senior national team will host the Red Devils at the Baba Yara Stadium on September 1 before travelling to Brazzaville for the return encounter on September 5. Coach Appiah’s 24-man list includes debutants  Edwin Gyasi of Norwegian side ...

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Kwesi Appiah: Anything is still possible in World Cup qualifiers


Despite being 5 points behind Egypt in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah believes that the team has a chance of making it to the tournament. Ghana will take on Congo Brazzaville in Kumasi on September 1 and in Brazzaville on September 5 and wins from those matches will prove very vital especially if Egypt ...

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Raphael Dwamena set to join Brighton and Hove Albion

Ghana's Rahpael Dwamena

English Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion have agreed to sign Ghanaian striker Raphael Dwamena from Swiss side FC Zurich subject to a work permit and international clearance. The young striker who recently made his debut for Ghana’s  Black Stars in an Afcon qualifier against Ethiopia finished last season with twelve goals for Zurich and has started this season ...

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Agyemang Badu scores as Bursaspor edge past Alanyaspor


Ghana International midfielder Emmanuel Agyeman Badu was on target as his club side Bursaspor defeated Alanyaspor in an epic five-goal thriller. Badu opened the scoring for the Turkish side in the 38th minute with a well-placed strike before  his teammate Pablo Batalla doubled the lead for Bursaspor. Alanyaspor however fought back to level proceedings in the second half with Brazilian ...

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“We are sorry for CHAN 2018 failure”- Maxwell Konadu


Black Stars 2nd assistant Maxwell Konadu has apologized for the Black Stars B’s loss at the hands of Burkina Faso in the 2018 CHAN qualifier. Ghana went down 4-3 on aggregate after losing 2-1 to the Burkinabes in Sunday’s 2nd leg at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. The Stallions of Burkina Faso scored two early first half goals through Sylla ...

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CHAN 2018 Qualifiers: Burkina Faso eliminate Ghana on aggregate


Ghana will not be playing in next year’s CHAN tournament after losing 2-1 in Kumasi to Burkina Faso and 4-3 on aggregate. The first leg ended 2-2 and the Black Stars B team needed a victory to send them to the tournament which will be played in Kenya. However, after 8 minutes, Sylla Mohammed got the first goal for Burkina Faso. ...

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