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Kwesi Appiah pleased with Stars’ performance against Mexico

New Ghana Coach Kwesi Appiah

Black Stars head coach, Kwesi Appiah, says he was very content with the team’s display in their 1-0 loss to Mexico in an international friendly played on Wednesday evening (or Thursday morning in Ghana). The match was used by both teams to help them prepare for future assignments. While Mexico tried their fringe players ahead of the upcoming CONCACAF Gold ...

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Ghana loses 1-0 to Mexico in friendly


The Black Stars were beaten 1-0 by Mexico in an international friendly played in Houston, Texas on Wednesday night. The match was the second one for Kwesi Appiah in terms of the national team A since he took over in April from former coach Avram Grant. The Stars were without Jordan and Andre Ayew and Daniel Amartey so Appiah handed ...

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Kwesi Appiah to make changes for Mexico friendly


Black Stars Head Coach Kwesi Appiah is expected to ring in the changes in Wednesday’s friendly game against Mexico in Houston Texas. The game will be the first of two friendlies the Black Stars will play with the second being against USA on Saturday. Kwesi Appiah will be without key players for both games including the Ayew brothers and Daniel ...

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Black Stars tune up for Mexico test in Houston

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The Black Stars of Ghana held their second training session on Monday ahead of their friendly match against Mexico on Wednesday in Texas. As expected, 6 players, including David Accam of Chicago Fire, joined the 16 who were already in camp for the match. Coach Kwesi Appiah supervised the training session together with the rest of the technical team. Due ...

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Black Stars get ready for Mexico test


The Black Stars arrived in Texas on Sunday (Saturday night per US time) and had their first training session ahead of their friendly match against Mexico on Wednesday. The team was led by GFA Vice-President, George Afriyie, and head coach, Kwesi Appiah. 16 players, led by captain, Asamoah Gyan, travelled on Sunday and 6 more players are expected to join ...

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Accam bags hat-trick as Chicago Fire torch Orlando Fire


Ghana’s David Accam played out an outstanding display for Chicago Fire as they thumped Orlando City 4-0 in the Major League Soccer in the United States on Saturday. Accam had been in good form since the start of the season and fans and followers of the league had been speaking of his making the MLS All Star team and his ...

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Samuel Inkoom suspended by FIFA for failing to pay agent


Ghanaian footballer, Samuel Inkoom, has been handed a one-year ban from football by FIFA for failing to pay Andrew Evans, a football agent an amount of Euros 352, 500 based on a contract the two parties signed back in 2010. Evans reported Inkoom to FIFA after Inkoom had moved from Basel in Switzerland to Dnipro in Ukraine in 2011 The ...

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