Tag Archives: Black Stars

Dwamena is not for sale- FC Zurich manager


FC Zurich boss Uli Forte says the club will not be swayed by money in relation to the possible transfer of prolific Ghanaian forward Raphael Dwamena. Newly promoted English Premier League side Brighton had an £8m bid for the Ghanaian turned down by the Swiss side on Thursday. The Swiss side bought the 21 year old striker for about £250,000 ...

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“Ghana can still make it to 2018 World Cup”- Sulley Muntari


Former Black Stars midfielder, Sulley Muntari, believes Ghana can still make it to the 2018 World Cup despite having no wins from their first two matches in the series. The Stars drew goalless with Uganda and lost 2-0 to Egypt in 2016 and they will face Congo Brazzaville in two straight matches in September this year. Muntari says the team’s ...

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Kwesi Appiah, technical team to receive salary arrears today

From left: Kwesi APpiah, Ibrahim Tanko (middle in top row), Stephen Appiah (right in top row), Maxwell Konadu (bottom row centre), Richard Kingson (bottom right) (Image credit: Images Image/ Senyuiedzorm Adadevoh)

Citi Sports can confirm that the Ministry of Youth and Sports will issues cheques today to pay salary arrears owed Black Stars head coach, Kwesi Appiah and his backroom staff. Appiah and his backroom have not been paid since his appointment in May this year and they have supervised the Black Stars on various assignments. He is set to receive ...

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Assifuah reacts to scoring in Le Havre season opener


Ghana’s Ebenezer Assifuah grabbed a goal on the first day of the French Ligue 2 season for Le Havre in their 3-0 win over Tours on Friday. The former Sion forward headed Le Havre into the lead on 9 minutes as they went on to grab all three points on the day. Overall, he played 73 minutes of the encounter ...

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Parliament to GNPC: “Stop sponsoring Black Stars”


The Parliament of Ghana has strongly advised the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation to stay away from activities outside its core mandate of matters relating to oil exploration. The nation’s legislature specifically pointed to sponsoring the Black Stars and handing out funds to certain state entities. The House’s recommendations followed discussions on Thursday concerning the report from the Public Accounts Committee ...

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Bernard Tekpetey scores as Schalke win in preseason


Ghana international forward Bernard Tekpetey’s first half strike was enough to seal victory for FC Schalke in their preseason game against Azerbaijani side Neftchi Baku. The 19-year old forward who has struggled for game time since joining the German giants capped off a fantastic team move, showing great composure to slot in the only goal of the game in the ...

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Black Stars technical team not paid since May

Black Stars technical team (Image credit: Images Image)

Two months after being appointed to head the Black Stars, Kwesi Appiah and the rest of the technical team have not received any salaries. Appiah officially began work on May 1 and he and his backroom (Stephen Appiah, Ibrahim Tanko, Maxwell Konadu and Richard Kingson) were unveiled at the Ghana Football Association. The team has supervised matches against Ethiopia, Mexico ...

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Appiah very unhappy with USA match arrangements


Black Stars head coach, Kwesi Appiah, has criticised the Ghana Football Association for its handling of the team’s travel arrangements in relation to the friendly match with the United States on Saturday July 1. After playing against Mexico on June 28 in Houston, Texas, the team struggled to Connecticut for the USA match. On Friday, it emerged that there were ...

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Policeman Samuel Sarfo makes Black Stars debut against USA

Samuel Sarfo (Image credit: Images Image)

Liberty Professionals defender, Samuel Sarfo, is getting a lot of attention not necessarily because he is a good player but because of his other profession. The player is a Constable with the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service and he got to play for his country last weekend against the United States in an international friendly. Sarfo ...

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