Black Stars

Kasim Nuhu: I model my game after Sammy Kuffour


Black Stars new boy Kasim Nuhu has revealed that he looks up to former Ghana international Sammy Kuffour. Kuffour has had a stellar career at both club and international level, winning the UEFA Champions league with Bayern Munich in 2001. In his hay days, he was regarded as one of the very best defenders in the world. 23-year old Kasim ...

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Kwadwo Asamoah: Juventus deny midfielder’s exit rumours

Ghana international Kwadwo Asamoah

Juventus has denied reports that Ghana midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah is set to join Galatasaray next summer. Reports surfaced over the weekend in which Kwadwo Asamoah was quoted to have said he was set to move to Turkey next summer. “We agreed on everything over the summer,” the 28-year old was reported to have told Turkish portal Fotomac. “After drawn-out negotiations, I ...

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Zamalek given deadline by FIFA to end Agogo case

Junior Agogo (middle) playing for the Black Stars in the 2008 AFCON

FIFA decided on Friday to give Egyptian giants Zamalek a three-month period to pay the club’s former striker Junior Agogo‘s late unpaid wages. The Ghanaian joined Zamalek from English side Nottingham Forest in the summer of 2008, but terminated his contract with the Whites just nine months after joining them due to unpaid dues. Agogo only featured on 11 occasions, scoring just three goals ...

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Ibrahim Tanko assures fixing blunt Stars attack

Ibrahim Tanko (Image credit: Images Image)

Black Stars assistant coach, Ibrahim Tanko, says that he and his fellow coaches will resolve the team’s goal-scoring challenges before the next set of qualifiers come up in 2018. On Sunday, Ghana scored only once against Egypt despite creating chances on the day. In addition, Ghana only scored twice at home during the World Cup qualifiers leading to major concerns ...

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Kwesi Appiah: Kwarasey playing hide and seek with Ghana


Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah has shockingly revealed that Adam Larsen Kwarasey is doing everything possible to avoid playing for the national team. The Norwegian born Ghanaian shot stopper was last named in Ghana’s 2-0 defeat to the Pharoah’s of Egypt in 2016 under the leadership of Avram Grant. Despite racking up 16 caps for the Black Stars over ...

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QUAO: Appiah taking good, solid baby steps


Despite Ghana’s 1-1 draw with Egypt on Sunday in Cape Coast, Citi Sports’ Nathan Quao believes that the Black Stars showed great positive signs in their rebuilding process led by Kwesi Appiah. The result may have been a draw but coach Kwesi Appiah can walk away a happy man knowing that his rebuilding job is on the right track. The ...

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Ghana held 1-1 by Egypt in final World Cup qualifier


Ghana’s Black Stars were held to a 1-1 draw by Egypt in their final World Cup qualifier at the Cape Coast Stadium. Ghana dominated the early stages of the game and went close from distance on a couple of occasions through Mubarak Wakaso and debutant Nana Opoku Ampomah. Both teams were dealt first-half injury blows as Nana Opoku Ampomah for ...

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Wakaso, Ampomah start for Ghana against Egypt

Ghana international Mubarak Wakaso

Coach Kwesi Appiah has included Mubarak Wakaso and debutant Nana Ampomah in his starting lineup to face Egypt in the final 2018 World Cup qualifier at the Cape Coast Stadium. Wakaso is making a return to the team after not being called up through the qualifiers while Belgium-based Ampomah is making his first start for the team. Ampomah will play ...

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Gyan, Atsu out of Egypt match on Sunday through injury


The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that captain Asamoah Gyan and winger Christian Atsu will not face Egypt in Sunday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier at the Cape Coast Stadium through thigh injuries. The two players pulled out of training on Wednesday and were to be looked at by medical team. Gyan, in particular, needed an MRI scan to determine what ...

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