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AYC 2015: Sai replaces Mutawakilu in Ghana team to face Nigeria

Ghana coach Sellas Tetteh has changed his first choice goalkeeper Mutawakilu Seidu for today African Youth Championship semi-final clash against Nigeria in Dakar. Seidu was unconvincing in the three Group matches and Tetteh has decided to introduce Berekum Chelsea goalie Michael Sai. Sai is one of four changes rang in the starting line-up with Joseph Adjei returning to partner Joseph ...

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AYC 2015: Satellites spurred on by Ghana-Nigeria rivalry

Black Satellites captain, Joseph Owusu Bempah says the ecstasy and pride associated with beating Nigeria at any level will spur his colleagues on when the two sides meet in the CAF Under 20 Championship on this evening. The two giants meet in a mouthwatering semi final clash to determine who plays in Sunday’s finals and the Satellites captain is confident ...

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AYC 2015: Ghana coach Sellas Tetteh to make changes for Nigeria match

Black Satellites Sellas Tetteh

Head coach of Ghana’s Under 20 team, Sellas Tetteh, is expected to make some changes to his side which lost 1-0 to Mali in their final group game. The Satellites produced a below-par performance against Mali and were deserved losers on the day. Lead striker Benjamin Tetteh who could only watch from the stands is available and barring any last ...

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AYC 2015: Ghana slip to defeat against Mali, Nigeria next in semis

Coach Sellas Tetteh and his side tasted defeat for the first time in the on-going Africa Youth Championship when they failed to recover from an early strike from Ichaka Diarra. Ghana was deprived of their lanky striker Benjamin Tetteh who failed to recover from a an injury he picked up against Zambia in the last game but Sellas Tetteh still ...

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AYC 2015: Ghana beat Zambia 2-1 to make semis

The Black Satellites have beaten Zambia 2-1 in the second Group B match of the 2015 African Youth Championships in Senegal. The victory gives Ghana six points and a place in the semi-finals of the tournament and more importantly, a place in the 2015 Under 20 World Cup in new Zealand later this year. However, the achievement looked some distance ...

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AYC 2015: Sellas Tetteh expects stiff Zambia challenge

Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh is expecting a resistance from Zambia in Ghana’s next match on Thursday in the CAF Under 20 Championship. The Black Satellites defeated South Africa 2:0 in the opening match, whiles Zambia lost 1:0 to Mali in group B and a second successive defeat for the Zambians could spell doom for them; a situation Sellas believes ...

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Weightlifting Association eyes support from government

General secretary of the Ghana Weight Lifting Association, Hussien Addy, has stated that the association expects to receive some financial backing from Government for preparation and participation in the 2015 All African Games and 2016 Rio Olympics Games qualifiers. The Ghana Weight Lifting Association has been one of the most impressive sporting associations in Ghana in recent times consistently winning ...

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FIH Women’s Hockey League: Ghana loses 4-0 to Poland

Ghana’s Black Sticks lost their third match of the 2015 FIH Women’s Hockey League after they were beaten by Poland 4-0 in India. Ghana went into the game on the back of two losses to India (13-0) and Thailand (3-1) and there were expectations of a better result but it did not happen as the Polish side were too strong ...

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AYC 2015: Tetteh wants sharpness from Satellites

Ghana coach Sellas Tetteh says he wants a stronger “killer instinct” from his team in their campaign in the African Youth Championships in Senegal. The Black Satellites beat the Amajita of South Africa 2-0 in the opening Group B match but the scoreline could have been more according to Tetteh as South Africa had Maphosa Modibo sent off in the ...

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AYC 2015: Ghana beat South Africa in Group B opener

An own goal from Maphosa Modibo and Benjamin Tetteh gave the Black Satellites a 2-0 win over South Africa in the opening Group B match of the 2015 African Youth Championships in Senegal. The Satellites started the match on a positive note and got the breakthrough after 2 minutes when Prosper Kassim of Inter Allies run down the left channel ...

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