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Tamale chief blames GFA, Sports Ministry for Ghana, Uganda draw


The chief for Tamale, Naa Dakpema Mohammed Alhassan, has blamed the Ghana Football Association and the Ministry of Youth and Sports for the goalless drawn game against the Cranes of Uganda in the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers. Despite being huge favourites the Black Stars failed to make home advantage count and eventually dropped two points in their opening fixture of ...

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Uganda coach Sredojevic says draw with Ghana was ‘no fluke’

Uganda head coach Milutin Sredojevic (Image  credit: Images Image)

Uganda head coach Milutin Sredojevic has revealed that there a method to his team’s display in their goalless draw played out on Friday in Tamale in the first round of the FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers. The Black Stars could not find a way past the Ugandans all game and it meant that Uganda went unbeaten against Ghana in three ...

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5 Pointers from Ghana’s goalless draw with Uganda


The Blackstars Of Ghana kick started their Group E World Cup Qualifiers at the Tamale Stadium with boring and dissapointing draw. Citi Sports’ Rahman Osman was at Tamale Stadium and he shares 5 things he picked up from the game. TERRIBLE PITCH The Tamale pitch made it difficult for both teams to build attack through midfield. This is a World Cup ...

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Black Stars, Uganda play out goalless draw in Tamale

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The Black Stars were held to a goalless draw at the Tamale Sports Stadium on Friday by the Cranes of Uganda in the first match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. Ghana went into the game needing a win to start the campaign on a good note but they could not get into a good rhythm as the Ugandans ...

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Grant names starting line-up to face Uganda


Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan, gets to start against Uganda after rejoining the team for today’s FIFA 2018 Qualifier. He has not played for the team for some time due to injuries but he leads the team at the Tamale Stadium this afternoon at 3:30pm. He is joined by Jordan Ayew in attack while Newcastle winger Christian Atsu and Frank ...

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Ghana vs Uganda match preview


The Black Stars of Ghana will begin their journey to the World Cup in Russia 2018 with a tricky game against a stubborn Cranes side who took four points from the Stars during the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers. The Cranes are buoyed by the fact that they have qualified for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations to be ...

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Andre Ayew, Wakaso and Baba Rahman purchase tickets for Tamale fans

Black Stars midfielder Mubarak Wakaso

Injured Black Stars deputy skipper Andre Ayew, Greece-based Mubarak Wakaso and Germany-based Baba Rahman have combined to buy almost a thousand tickets for kids in Tamale to watch the game against the Cranes of Uganda this afternoon. Ghana will play the Cranes at the Tamale Sports Stadium in the opening group fixture of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers on Friday ...

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Avram Grant expects ‘difficult’ Uganda test

Black Stars coach Avram Grant (Image credit: Senyuiedzorm Adadevoh/ Images Image)

Black Stars head coach Avram Grant says he Uganda will be worthy opponents in today’s first match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. The match will be played at the Tamale Sports Stadium at 3:30pm this afternoon and Ghana will be hoping for a good start in Group E to the qualifying series but Grant believes that Uganda will ...

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Black Stars hold final training session at the Tamale Stadium

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The Black Stars held their final training session at the Tamale Sports Stadium on Thursday ahead of their FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uganda on Friday. The team arrived in Tamale on Wednesday and it has been training since then under the supervision of head coach Avram Grant. 24 players are in the team’s camp and they will hope ...

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