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Ghana’s Finest 22 Launched in Accra

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Primeval Media, in conjunction with the Ghana 60 Years on Committee, has launched a project dubbed ‘Ghana’s Finest 22’ which seeks to identify and honour 22 of Ghana’s greatest footballers. The list which features the likes of Stephen Appiah, Kwasi Appiah, Ibrahim Sunday, and current Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan was put together by a committee consisting of M.N.D Jawula, ...

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Christian Atsu: Newcastle will keep fighting for PL promotion

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Christian Atsu says Newcastle United must put their Easter Monday defeat at Ipswich Town behind them quickly as they bid for promotion from the Sky Bet Championship. Former Town forward Daryl Murphy equalised on the hour for the Magpies after Freddie Sears’ first half opener at Portman Road, but further strikes from David McGoldrick and Emyr Huws won it for ...

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Partey, Amartey, Wakaso to play key roles under Kwesi Appiah reign

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Spain-based duo Thomas Partey and Mubarak Wakaso and Daniel Amartey will be the fulcrum of Kwesi Appiah’s Black Stars, Citi-sports understands. Appiah worked with on-loan Granada midfielder Wakaso during his first tenure and made him a key part of his team. Partey has been getting some game time at Atletico Madrid and in good shape to continue from where he ...

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“Growing older has made me better”- Jordan Ayew

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Ghana international, Jordan Ayew, has revealed that his output as a player has increased as he has grown older as a person. The 25-year old has become a regular part of the Black Stars team and he is impressing people at his new Premier League club, Swansea City. The youngest of the Ayew brothers has always been a subject of ...

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Government to support Kwesi Appiah- Isaac Asiamah

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The Minister of Youth and Sports Hon. Isaac Asiamah has guaranteed government’s support for new Black Stars Head coach Kwesi Appiah.  Appiah who signed a two year deal with the GFA is making his second stint as Black Stars trainer after previously managing the team from 2012 to 2014. The minister heaped praises on the former AS Khartoum man and assured ...

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GFA dismiss reports of interference in Appiah appointment

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Vice President of the Ghana Football Association George Afriyie has denied reports that incoming head coach of the Black Stars Kwesi Appiah was imposed by the ruling government. Appiah has returned for a second stint with the national team following a brief stint with Sudanese side Al Khartoum. In the run up to his appointment reports were rife that the ...

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Tony Adams to coach Mubarak Wakaso at Granada for the rest of the season

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Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso will be coached by ex-Arsenal captain Tony Adams at Granada after the Spanish La Liga club confirmed his appointment on Monday. The 50-year-old former England international is the shock choice to replace Lucas Alcaraz, who was sacked on Monday morning. Adams has coaching experience in Azerbaijan and also with Wycombe Wanderers and Portsmouth. Granada are struggling ...

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Kwesi Nyantakyi certain of Appiah’s second term success

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President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi believes the second coming of Kwesi Appiah will be an improvement on his first stint with the Black Stars. Appiah beat off competition from Hugo Broos and French man Willy Sagnol to become Avram Grant’s successor. He is excepted to meet with officials of the FA to discuss a number of key ...

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