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Sam Arday laid to Rest

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Hundreds of friends and family including those from the Ghanaian football fraternity gathered at the forecourt of the State House to pay their last respects to one of Ghana’s most illustrious coaches, Sam Arday. His exploits with the Black Starlets in the 1995 FIFA World U-17 where he led Ghana to win her maiden world title made Arday one of ...

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QUAO: Open Letter To New Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah

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Citi Sports editor Nathan Quao writes to new Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah and he shares a few thoughts with Appiah on how Ghana can win again. Hello Mr. Kwesi Appiah, Congrats on your appointment (or re-appointment) as Black Stars coach. I wish you well in your new job. I am sure by now, you may have heard that ...

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Kwesi Appiah’s first five matches in charge of the Black Stars

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New Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah will play five matches in three months starting June with the Africa Cup Nations qualifiers. The silent killer as he is affectionately called will lead the Black Stars to face Ethiopia at home in their opener to the 2019 tournament to be held in Kumasi. He will then assemble a squad to play Mexico and ...

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Kwesi Nyantakyi: Appiah was most competent candidate

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President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi has stated that Kwesi Appiah was hired for the Black Stars job purely on merit. Appiah became the first Ghanaian coach to qualify Ghana for a World Cup in 2014,but was soon fired midway through the Afcon 2015 qualifiers. Prior to his re-appointment,Appiah had been in charge of Sudanese side Al Khartoum,leading ...

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Ten things about new Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah you do not know

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1. He came close to accepting Sudan national team job- Kwesi Appiah was contacted by the Sudanese FA for the national team job after doing a great job with Al Khartoum SC but his club, owned by the military, did not allow him. 2. Kwesi Appiah has no role model as a coach but admires Arsenal’s playing style. Kwesi Appiah ...

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Twitter Reacts to Kwesi Appiah’s appointment as Black Stars coach

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Social media has been buzzing with varied reactions to the appointment of James Kwesi Appiah as new Black Stars coach. After weeks of speculation, the former Black Stars coach and player was handed the job by the Ghana Football Association ahead of Hugo Broos and Willy Sagnol. The three men were interviewed last Friday and after an assessment by the ...

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Ghana FA to name new Black Stars head coach today- Reports

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The Ghana Football Association (GFA) will name the new coach of the Black Stars on Tuesday following a meeting of the body’s highest decision making body. The Executive Committee will name the replacement for Avram Grant who left the post in the wake of their disastrous showing at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The body will meet on Tuesday ...

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