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Fabin and Starlets looking for revenge against Mali


Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, is hoping to be third time lucky against Mali when he faces them on Saturday in the quarter finals of the U-17 World Cup in India. The match, which will be played in the border town of Guwahati, is the third time Ghana is facing Mali this calendar year but the Starlets have ...

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“We will look for an early goal against India”-Fabin


Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, says his side will be looking to get an early goal to calm nerves in their final group game in the FIFA under 17 World Cup against India later this afternoon. The Starlets, who are making a return to the competition after a 10-year absence, lost their second group game against USA despite ...

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Starlets rearguard gets high marks in win over Colombia

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Robert Mejia of Columbia and Najeeb Yakubu (jersey number 5) of Ghana battle for the ball

Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, has heaped praise on his goalkeeper, Ibrahim Danlad and his defence for their output in the team’s 1-0 victory over Colombia in the first group A match in the 2017 U-17 World Cup match played on Friday. The back four of Najeeb Yakubu, Abdul Yusif, Gideon Mensah, and Rashid Alhassan managed to keep the Colombians at bay ...

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Fabin promises to deliver World Cup


Head coach of Ghana’s Black Starlets Paa Kwesi Fabin believes his charges are good enough to win the upcoming World Cup in India despite their polarizing performance at the African Youth Championships. The Starlets are set to depart for camp in Abu-Dhabi as they seek to step up preparations for the tournament. Ghana will have to contend with host nation ...

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MOYS backs Black Starlets’ World Cup plans

The Black Starlets team

The Ministry of Youth and Sports says that preparations are going well for the nation’s U-17 team, the Black Starlets team ahead of the World Cup in India in October. The team qualified as one of Africa’s four representatives when it came second in the African Championships earlier this year and they will take on hosts India, USA and Colombia ...

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Paa Kwesi Fabin reveals U17 World Cup plans

Black Starlets coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin

Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, says that he already has an idea of his plans for the 2017U-17 World Cup which will be played in India in October. Ghana, Mali, Guinea and Niger will represent Africa in the tournament after they made it to the semi-finals of the African Championships in Gabon. But even before the draw for ...

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