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U-20 World Cup: Sellas Tetteh surprised by Panama

Sellas Tetteh the coach of Ghana shouts instructions during the FIFA U-20 World Cup Group B match between Panama and Ghana at the North Harbour Stadium on June 5, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Alex Livesey - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh has praised the hard work and efforts of Panama in the meeting of the two teams in the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. Ghana won the match via a goal from Emmanuel Yeboah in the 82nd minute to top Group B and make the last 16. Despite being pleased with Ghana’s success, ...

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CONFIRMED: Ghana to play Togo in preparation for Mauritius game

Black Stars coach Avram Grant

The Black Stars will take on the Hawks of Togo in a friendly game on Monday as part of preparations for their 2017 AFCON qualifier against Mauritius. Coach Avram Grant has named a 23-man squad for the game which includes skipper Asamoah Gyan who returns to team after missing two games through injury. Conspicuously missing from the squad though is ...

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FIFA U-20 World Cup: Ghana edge Argentina in Group B thriller

Yaw Yeboah #17 of Ghana celebrates his team's third goal with team mates during the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 Group B match between Argentina and Ghana at Wellington Regional Stadium on June 2, 2015 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Alex Grimm - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

The Black Satellites beat Argentina 3-2 in their second Group B match of the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. Ghana started the match with Granada B midfielder Clifford Aboagye as captain after he missed out on the opening match against Austria and he made his presence count in the 44th minute as he slid Benjamin Tetteh through ...

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U-20 World Cup: Tetteh admits “tough” match against Austria

Sellas Tetteh (Image credit: Getty Images)

Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh has described his team’s opening Group B match in the U-20 World Cup against Austria as “tough”. Ghana needed an injury time penalty  to draw 1-1 with Austria in Wellington on Saturday and get a point from a match the Europeans looked more comfortable in. Tetteh, speaking to FIFA after the match, said the Europeans ...

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COSAFA Cup 2015: Ghana lose to Zambia in Plate semi-final

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The local Black Stars were handed another defeat in the ongoing COSAFA Cup in South Africa after they were beaten 3-0 by Zambia on Wednesday at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium. Ghana got the chance to play in the Plate semi-finals after losing to Madagascar on Monday but their second chance in the tournament began to disappeared Zambia took the lead ...

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Ghana to face Zambia in COSAFA Cup “plate” semifinals

Ghana's national football team assistant coach Maxwell Konadu, speaks during a press conference in Maceio, the team's training base for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, on June 13, 2014. Ghana will face the USA in their first match of the 2014 FIFA football World Cup in Natal on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO/CARL DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

The local Black Stars will face Zambia in the 2015 COSAFA Cup “plate” semifinals despite losing to Madagascar in the quarterfinals match on Monday. The Plate competition which is part of the COSAFA Cup, was introduced in 2013 to allow teams who lost in the quarterfinals another opportunity to continue playing in the competition. Coach Maxwell Konadu’s squad lost out ...

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COSAFA CUP 2015: Ghana to play Zambia in Plate semi-finals

Ghana's national football team assistant coach Maxwell Konadu, speaks during a press conference in Maceio, the team's training base for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, on June 13, 2014. Ghana will face the USA in their first match of the 2014 FIFA football World Cup in Natal on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO/CARL DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

The local Black Stars will have another chance to redeem themselves in the ongoing COSAFA Cup when they play against Zambia on Wednesday in the Plate semi-finals of the tournament. The Plate semi-finals has been part of the competition since 2013 and it was brought in to give coaches the chance to still test their teams in competitive settings despite ...

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2015 U-20 World Cup: Ghana squad numbers out

Black Satellites coach Sellas Tetteh

Following the release of the team to represent Ghana at the 2015 U-20 World Cup in New Zealand, numbers have been assigned to the players ahead of the start of the tournament. Cagliari’s Godfred Donsah gets jersey number 6 while Granada ‘B’ midfielder Clifford Aboagye kept the number 10 he wore at the last U-20 World Cup in 2013 in ...

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NYANN: Alfred Duncan- Polishing The Uncut Diamond

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Alfred Duncan played the entire 90 minutes in Sampdoria’s 4-1 win over Udinese in the Italian top flight and he scored a goal in the process. Is that his first of many to come? Hopefully so but the feeling of scoring your first goal for your club after several starts is a happy one especially for Duncan who barely gets ...

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