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AFCON: Ghana Black Stars Coach Ready to Name 30-Man Squad

Black Stars coach James Kwesi Appiah will name a 30-man squad on Monday, May 20, to prepare for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations...
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Tanzanian President unhappy with nation’s weak performance in U-17 AFCON

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Tuesday expressed disappointment over the poor performance of the east African nation's football team in the 2019 Africa Under-17...
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Stanbic Announce Visa Swipe to AFCON Campaign

Stanbic Ghana has launched a Visa card promotion to encourage customers to swipe their cards in payment, for goods and services at Point of...
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NSA Says Media Accreditations Were Well Managed

Mr Charles Amofah, the Ag. Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the National Sports Authority (NSA), has said, despite some minor complaints over the accreditation...
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AFCON 2019: 9 West African Countries Qualify

West Africa has the majority of representation for the upcoming African Cup of Nations (AFCON), scheduled for Egypt in June, with nine countries. South Africa...
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AFCON FINALS: Kenya Coach prepares team ahead finals

Kenya's soccer team (the Harambee Stars) coach Sebastian Migne has warned that poor preparation, which was witnessed prior to their Ghana trip, may derail...
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2019 AFCON qualifiers: Ghana Displaces Kenya to Ride High on Group F

Ghana's Black Stars beat the Harambee Stars of Kenya 1-0 in the final round of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers Saturday...
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AFCON qualifier: Namibian President roots for National team to beat Zambia

Namibian President Hage Geingob on Thursday encouraged the country's soccer team -- Brave Warriors to win the decisive AFCON qualifier against Zambia on March...
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AFCON Qualifier: Kenya Under Pressure Ahead of Ghana Match

Kenya's soccer team coach Sebastien Migne has taken pressure off the players' shoulders ahead of their clash against Ghana in Accra on Saturday saying...
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Ghana Vs Kenya: Ghana Black Stars Gears Up for a Mega Target

The Black Stars of Ghana are back to the Accra Sports Stadium for the first time after five years on Saturday March 23 to...
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Ghana’s Black Stars midfielder Mubarak Wakaso Says His Team Mates are Ready

Mubarak Wakaso, Black Stars midfielder, has said, they are ready for the game against Kenya in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2019 qualifier...
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Black Stars Urged to Shun Complacency in Kenya’s Match

Kwesi Appiah, head coach of the senior national team, the Black Stars has dismissed claims that the composition of his recent call-ups suggested he...
Africa Cup of Nations

Ten Spots Available in AFCON Qualifiers Final

It will be a do or die assignment for several teams as the final qualification tournaments are held this weekend across the continent for...
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AFCON: Kenya Gives Approval for Harambee Stars camping in France

Kenya's national football team budget worth 244 million shillings (2.4 million U.S. dollars) has been approved clearing any hurdle for the team to train...
Africa Cup of Nations

Dalian Yifang’s Boateng earns Ghana call-up for Kenya AFCON qualifier

Dalian Yifang's Emmanuel Boateng has earned call up into Ghana's senior national soccer team, the Black Stars, for their final Africa Cup of Nations...
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Pressure on Kenya to win Africa nations Championships

Pressure is on Kenya to qualify for its first-ever Africa Nations Championships, and head coach Sebastien Migne is relishing the prospect of hitting two...
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East Africa fail in bid to stage AFCON

The Council of East and Central Africa Football Association (CECAFA) says the region has failed to use its economic power to develop football or...
Kwasi Appiah

Ghana FA backs Black Stars coach Appiah for AFCON glory

Ghana FA's Normalization Committee (NC) on Sunday expressed its full backing for Kwasi Appiah, the head coach of the senior national soccer team Black...
Kwesi Appiah

GFA Declares Support for Coach Kwesi Appiah

The Normalization Committee (NC) for the Ghana Football Association (GFA), has said, the performance clause inserted in coach Kwesi Appiah's contract extension, is not...
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Kenya advance to Africa Nations Cup finals as CAF disqualifies Sierra Leone

Kenya's long wait to return to the Africa Nations Cup (AFCON) ended after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed on Monday the disqualification...
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CAF to introduce Video Assistant Referee during CHAN 2018

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) will introduce Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for the first time in a CAF competition at the Total African...

Mali’s Coach Alain Giresse Steps Down

Head coach of the Mali senior national team, Alain Giresse has resigned, after his side drew goalless with Morocco in the 2018 World Cup...

Winning bonus: Black Stars get US$5,000 each

Players of the Senior National Team, the Black Stars, have each been paid US$5,000 as winning bonus for beating the Walias of Ethiopia in...
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Ghana rout Ethiopia 5-0 in AFCON qualifier

Ghana got their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers off to a positive start after beating Ethiopia 5-0 in the Group F opener...

Botswana lose 1-0 to Mauritania in AFCON

Botswana suffered a heartbreaking 1-0 defeat to visiting Mauritania on Saturday afternoon in the opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification matches at...
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Asantehene advises Black Stars to be focused

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has advised the Senior National Team, the Black Stars, to be wary of issues likely to derail their...

U17 AFCON: Starlets Lands Semi Final Spot

Ghana’s Black Starlets sealed a place in the semi-finals of the ongoing Under-17 AFCON tournament after a 5-0 mauling of hosts, Gabon, in Port...

U17 AFCON: Starlets Suppress The Cameroon Team in Port Gentil

“Two -time champions, Ghana turned on the style on Sunday at Stade de Port Gentil to crush Cameroon 4-0 in the second match of...

Nigerian football gets major financial boost

At the beginning of this month the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) saw its financial problems greatly eased when a N2.7 billion sponsorship kicked off. The...
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Sports Minister Ask NSA To Be Innovative

The National Sports Authority (NSA) has been urged to become more business-oriented and find innovative ways of generating more revenue. Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Youth...