Tag Archives: Avram Grant

Grant: Only team work will get Ghana to Russia 2018

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Head Coach of the Black Stars of Ghana,Avram Grant believes the real strength of this current team is their ability to work together as a unit in or order to achieve the desired results. Ghana’s qualification to the Russia 2018 World Cup hit a major snag as the Black Stars dropped valuable points in their opening match against the Cranes ...

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QUAO: Time to respect your salary, Mr. Grant

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Citi Sports’ Nathan Quao believes that despite all the external challenges, Black Stars head coach Avram Grant must do his job to send Ghana to the 2018 World Cup. There is a theory I developed a few months into my working life and it is something I preach to my colleagues all the time. I call it the theory of ...

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Avram Grant concerned about Tamale heat

Ghana's coach Avram Grant leads his team

Black Stars head coach, Avram Grant, has admitted that the weather conditions in Tamale bother him ahead of the 2018 World Cup qualifying tie against Uganda on Friday. The Stars arrived in the capital of the Northern Region on Wednesday for the match. However, Grant said that he was concerned by the heat but stated that both teams would have ...

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Press Release: Statement On Media Reports About Non Payment Of Avram Grant’s Emoluments By GNPC

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The Ghana Football Association has denied media reports that Black Stars head coach, Avram Grant, is owed salary arrears of three months due to the freeze in funding from the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), headline sponsor of the Black Stars. Some reports indicated that the recent disagreements between the Ghana Football Association and the Ministry of Youth and Sports ...

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REVEALED: The origin of the ‘war’ between the Sports Ministry and GFA

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Deputy General Secretary in charge of Communications of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Saane Daara, has revealed that the Sports Minister’s comments in relation to a friendly match played between Japan and Ghana earlier this year started the current impasse between the GFA and the MOYS. The said friendly, which was played in May, ended 3-0 in favour of Japan but ...

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“Russia friendly will test our depth”- Avram Grant

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Black Stars coach Avram Grant says that the depth of the national team is what he will be looking out for when Ghana plays Russia later today in Moscow. The match will be the second assignment for the team in three days after they drew 1-1 with Rwanda on Saturday in the final 2017 AFCON qualifier. Grant is expected to ...

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“Brazil 2014 episode will happen again if…” Avram Grant warns

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Head coach of the Black Stars, Avram Grant, has warned that a repeat of the drama that marred the nation’s 2014 World Cup campaign will happen if all issues surrounding the team are resolved. The Black Stars’ preparations for their final AFCON 2017 qualifier against Rwanda on Saturday in Accra have been the talking point in the country following the ...

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