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All-Africa Games Football: Ghana drawn against Nigeria in men’s tournament

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Ghana’s Black Metoers have been drawn in Group B of the men’s football tournament of the 2015 All-Africa Games to be played in Congo Brazzaville in September. Ghana, who are defending champions from the previous edition in 2011, are in Group B and will play against Senegal, Egypt, Nigeria in the tournament after edging Mozambique in the qualifiers. Group A has Congo, ...

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John Paintsil: Appiah brought unity and fairness to Black Stars

John Paintsil and Stephen Appiah (Image credit: Ghana Football Fans)

Former Ghana right-back John Paintsil praised Stephen Appiah for how he held the Black Stars team together during his time as captain and that will leave him in the minds of many. Appiah officially retired from professional football on Saturday in Accra with a testimonial in his honour involving an Appiah select side against the Black Stars. Paintsil, who played ...

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Sellas Tetteh: We were poor against Mali

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Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh has admitted that his team was not at its best when they faced Mali in the Round of 16 of the U-20 World Cup on Wednesday. The Satellites were beaten 3-0 to end their run in the tournament and leave Tetteh disappointed. He however congratulated the Malian team and recognised their superiority on the day. ...

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QUAO: Satellites simply could not bite in New Zealand

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Citi Sports’ Nathan Quao runs the rule over Ghana’s general performance in the U-20 World Cup and tries to find where the plot was lost for coach Sellas Tetteh and which players can move on to big things. Watching Ghana getting outplayed, out-thought and outfought by Mali in the second round of the U-20 World Cup was akin to seeing ...

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FIFA U-20 World Cup: Mali magic undoes Ghana

Dieudonne Gbakle #18 of Mali celebrates his team's second goal with team mates during the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 Round of 16 match between Ghana and Mali at Wellington Regional Stadium on June 10, 2015 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Alex Grimm - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Mali are through to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup after a shock 3-0 win over Ghana at Wellington’s Regional Stadium. It was thanks to a trio of truly wonderful goals that Les Aigles deservedly triumphed in this all-African encounter, with Diadie Samassekou, Diedonne Gbakle and Aboubabacar Doumbia producing strikes worthy of gracing any stage. Ghana, winners of ...

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