Ghana include Gyan in provisional Afcon 2019 squad

Black Stars Coach, Kwasi Appiah has named a 29-man squad in his provisional list for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation scheduled for Egypt, next month. The squad consists of three goalkeepers, ten defenders, eleven midfielders and five strikers. Goalkeepers:…

AFCON 2019: Gyan’s return destroys Ghana chances – Nyaho Tamakloe

Former president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Dr. Nyaho Nyaho Tamakloe is predicting doom for the Black Stars at this year’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be hosted in Egypt. This comes after Captain Asamoah Gyan rescinded his…

Gyan in retirement U-turn, ready for Afcon 2019

Ghana’s legendary striker Asamoah Gyan has reversed his decision to retire from international football. “A presidential request is one that cannot be disregarded. “I have taken the request of His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in good faith, and will…

STATEMENT: Asamoah Gyan quits Ghana national team

Ghana’s all-time top scorer, Asamoah Gyan announced his permanent retirement from international football Monday evening. The 33-year-old striker’s decision, which comes 32 days to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations – a tournament he had been eager to honour as…

Starr Sports Interview: Opoku Agyemang Q&A [Part 1]

He was full of energy and always looked the next big hit for Ghana but the budding talent helplessly saw his career blighted by an Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injury in 2010. Forward Opoku Agyemang hasn’t played football for close…

Afcon 2019: No budget approved for Black Stars yet – Sports Ministry

The Sports Ministry has denied reports of an $8 million budget for Ghana’s campaign at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt. Reports were rife in the media that the Management team of the Black Stars and the…

Afcon 2019: Black Stars get Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau in Group F

Ghana’s Black Stars discovered their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) fate Friday night as they got drawn into Group F together defending champions Cameroon, as well as West African neighbours Benin and Guinea Bissau. Coach Kwasi Appiah’s side other…

Afcon 2019 Draw: Tradition places Egypt, Cameroon among top seeds, Ghana miss out

Egypt and Cameroon benefited from being hosts and title-holders respectively when the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations draw seedings were announced on Thursday. The draw in Cairo on Friday will be based on the April Fifa rankings which, ordinarily, would…

Black Stars beat Mauritania 3-1 in friendly

An improved second half display after introduction of first team players ensured Ghana’s Black Stars beat Mauritania 3-1 in a friendly Tuesday. The match played before a sparse crowd at the Accra Stadium saw Ghana’s newbie Caleb Ansah Ekuban scoring…

Ghana 1-0 Kenya: Debut delight for birthday boy Ekuban

Birthday boy Caleb Ekuban scored a late winner for Ghana in a 1-0 victory over Kenya in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday evening. The Leeds United forward, who is on-loan at Turkish…

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