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uniBank takeover: Confusion surrounds Black Stars sponsorship deal

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The Black Stars’ sponsorship deal with troubled bank uniBank could be in trouble after the Bank of Ghana announced that the domestic bank has gone into administration. uniBank, in 2016, announced a renewal of their sponsorship with the team worth $1.2 million for three years which will expire in November 2019 but the current uncertainty surrounding the bank has put ...

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Ebenezer Ofori set to join NYCFC on loan

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Ghana international, Ebenezer Ofori, has agreed to join MLS side, New York City FC, on a one year loan from German side, VfB Stuttgart, with an option to buy. The deal was agreed on Friday with a contract set to be signed pending a medical. Alex Akummey, CEO of Ofori’s former team, New Edubiase, and representative of the player, confirmed the deal ...

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Gyan hits out at critics: “God made me captain; deal with it.”

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Black Stars Captain Asamoah Gyan has hit out at his critics saying he is Black Stars captain by divine appointment. The all time leading goal scorer for the Black Stars has recently been at the end of some harsh comments from various figures in the football world including former Ghana forward Prince Tagoe who said Essien or Muntari,  and not ...

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Majeed Waris eager to ‘fight’ for FC Porto

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Ghana forward, Abdul Majeed Waris, says he is very willing to put in the needed hard work to succeed at FC Porto during his loan spell. Waris joined the team last Friday from French side, Lorient, until the end of the season. He had been targeted by several sides including Burnley, West Ham and Caen but it was the 2004 ...

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Donkomi: Swansea ease interest in Ayew due to high wage demands

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Swansea City have reportedly cooled their interest in West Ham forward Andre Ayew due to their inability to meet his wage demands. Ayew, 28, excelled for Swansea following a 2015 move from Marseille, scoring 12 goals in his first Premier League season before earning a then record move to West Ham. The Ghanaian has since struggled to live up to ...

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“I don’t miss the Black Stars” – Agyemang Badu

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Black Stars midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu has revealed that he does not miss playing for the Black Stars after being constantly overlooked by head coach Kwesi Appiah. Badu, 27, has not played for the Black Stars since Kwesi Appiah returned to the national team with his last stint coming in the Africa Cup of Nations a year ago in Gabon. ...

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2017: A year to forget for Ghana Sports

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The 2017 sporting year has definitely been one to forget for Ghana, a country that is evidently blessed with an abundance of sporting talent. The year started in a ‘familiar’ fashion. The Black Stars failed to win the AFCON stretching our drought to 35 years. The Black Stars basically lacked consistency and drive throughout the tournament and eventually fell at ...

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Ghana moves up in latest FIFA rankings

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Ghana moved up one place to 50th in the latest and final FIFA rankings for 2017 released on Thursday. The Black Stars also moved up one place to 8th on the continent overtaking rivals Nigeria in the process. Senegal remain the top ranked team in Africa above Tunisia, with Egypt (31), Congo DR (39) and Herve Renard’s Morocco (40) completing ...

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