Tag Archives: Paa Kwesi Fabin

Fentuo writes: Bonuses to Starlets is a no-no

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After news emerged that players of the Black Starlets team had been given their bonuses from the 2017 U-17 World Cup in India, Citi Sports’ Fentuo Tahiru, believes that the decision to hand money to these young players is very wrong and the nation will rue it later. Ghana’s U-17 players each got paid $4000 dollars for getting kicked out ...

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“Mali U-17 team was not over-aged”- Paa Kwesi Fabin asserts

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Black Starlets head coach, Paa Kwesi Fabin, has slammed assertions that the Malian U-17 team taking part in the U-17 World Cup in India is over the age limit. Mali beat Ghana 2-1 in the quarter finals of the tournament but lost 3-1 to Spain in the semis played on Wednesday. Some observers said that the Malians were over the ...

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KORANTENG: What’s the next step for the Black Starlets?

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Following Ghana’s exit from the 2017 U-17 World Cup in India, Citi Sports’ Daniel Koranteng assesses what could have gone wrong and urges the nation to plan for the future with the players at the heart of a transition. Ghana’s Black Starlets have arrived home after their FIFA U-17 World Cup outing which saw them fall out at the quarter ...

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Fabin and Starlets looking for revenge against Mali

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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

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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

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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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