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Avram Grant: I want to maintain good Black Stars record

Avram Grant, coach of Ghana  during of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations match between Ghana and Senegal at Mongomo Stadium, Equatorial Guinea on 23 January 2015 Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

Black Stars coach Avram Grant says he wants to maintain the team’s good record since he took over in November 2014. After losing to Senegal in the first group match of the 2015 AFCON in Equatorial Guinea, Grant has not suffered a defeat in regulation time as Black Stars boss and he wants the situation to stay same heading into ...

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GFA: Saif Rubie is a liar

(L-R) Kwesi Nyantakyi, Fred Crenstil and George Afriyie

The Ghana Football Association have in a statement published on its official website rubbished claims made by Saif Rubie, agent of Black Stars head coach Avram Grant that the lack of talent in the First Capital Plus Premier league is what has kept the head coach from staying in Ghana to monitor players. Saif Rubie who according to the GFA ...

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My doors are opened to all – Avram Grant

Ghana coach Avram Grant

Black Stars Coach, Avram Grant has dispelled concerns that he has turned his back on locally-based players in his call-ups to the Black Stars. In an exclusive interview with www.ghanafa.org upon his return from Europe, Grant said as far as he is concerned, there is no such classification as a local player or a foreign player when considering players for ...

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Saif Rubie: Grant stays away because Ghana league is poor

Avrm Grant's agent Saif Rubie

Agent of Black Stars coach Avram Grant, Saif Rubie, has defended his client’s decision to stay longer in Europe than in Ghana  by saying that the Ghanaian league is not of the highest quality. Black Stars Management Committee chairman George Afriyie said on Citi Sports’ Sports Panorama on Friday 21st August that the GFA was unhappy with the coach due to ...

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Avram Grant arrives in Ghana


Chairman of the Black Stars Management Committee, George Afriyie has revealed that the head coach of the Black Stars, Avram Grant arrived in Accra following his prolonged leave. The Israeli tactician will lead the senior national team in an international friendly against Congo on September 1 but Grant’s absence for over a month, raised concerns that he was deliberately staying ...

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George Afriyie: GFA owes no salary arrears to Grant

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Chairman of the Black Stars management committee, George Afriyie, has denied claims the GFA owes Avram Grant and that has caused his prolonged stay away from the country. Ghana is set to play Congo on the 1st of September in an exhibition match before taking on the Amavubi of Rwanda in Kigali four days later  but coach Avram Grant is yet ...

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More education for local coaches- Kwesi Nyantakyi

Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association

President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi has revealed that Black Stars coach Avram Grant has secured opportunities to have the country’s local coaches go on exchange programmes abroad to upgrade themselves. The GFA, in the last few years, has organised several courses to help coaches of the various national teams and clubs in Ghana in a bid to ...

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GFA to query Avram Grant

Ghana coach Avram Grant (Credit: The Telegraph)

Black Stars coach, Avram Grant, appears to be heading for a collision course with his employers over his insatiable craving for extended holidays in the United Kingdom, and his latest act has compelled the Ghana Football Association to respond with a query. According to a reliable source, the FA is to hand the former Chelsea of England manager a query ...

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