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Black Starlets defender Arko Mensah itches for Gabon scalp

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Black Starlets defender Edmund Arko Mensah has cast his eyes on beating Gabon on Wednesday to book a place in the FIFA World Cup. The Black Starlets started the tournament superbly by thumping Cameroon 4-0 in the opening fixture to take a commanding lead in Group A. The team will lock horns with host country Gabon in the second match and ...

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U17 AFCON: Four-Star Ghana Overpower Cameroon In Port Gentil

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Two -time champions, Ghana turned on the style on Sunday at Stade de Port Gentil to crush Cameroon 4-0 in the second match of the on-going Total U-17 African Cup of Nations Gabon 2017. Captain Eric Ayiah and midfielder Ibrahima Sulley both grabbed a brace to shoot the Ghanaians to the top of Group A with a superior goal difference ...

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Fabin names Starlets final squad for 2017 African Championships

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Black Starlets head coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has named his final 21-man squad for the 2017 African Championships in Gabon. The tournament starts on May 14 and Ghana will be facing hosts, Gabon, Cameroon and Guinea in Group A. The team has been in Gabon since May 5 preparing for the tournament. Fabin took 25 players to the trip but ...

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Starlets Coach names provisional squad for CAF U-17 Championships

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Head Coach of the national under 17 football team, Paa Kwasi Fabin has named a provisional 25-man squad for the upcoming Africa Under 17 Championship in Gabon. The team, which leaves for Gabon on May 5, 2017 for pre-tournament preparations, will be pruned down to 21 before the tournament begins on May 14. Ghana U17 provisional squad:  Goalkeepers: Michael Acquaye ...

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Black Starlets beat Niger 2-0 in friendly

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Ghana’s national U-17 team, the Black Starlets, beat Niger 2-0 in an international friendly at the Accra Sports Stadium on Monday. Goals from Sulley Ibrahim and Eric Eyiah in either half gave the Starlets the win. Niger gave a good account of themselves especially their goalie, Khalid Lawali who saved a lot of the attempts of the Ghanaians. The two ...

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Starlets to face Niger in double header friendly

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The National Under 17 team, the Black Starlets will face their Nigerien counterparts in a double header international friendly in Accra next week. The first match will come off on Easter Monday April 17, 2017 at the Accra Sports Stadium at 3:00 p.m. The second encounter with the same opponent will take place at the same venue three days later ...

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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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Black Starlets draw 2-2 with Tanzania in friendly

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Ghana’s Black Starlets drew 2-2 with Tanzania on Monday in an international friendly in Dar Es Salaam. The match was part of Ghana’s preparations for the African U-17 tournament in Gabon in May. Ghana scored twice through Sulley Ibrahim and Arko Mensah but the Tanzanians scored two late goals from Assad Juma via a penalty and Mushin Malima After the ...

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