National Teams

Ghana and Ethiopia prepare bids to replace Kenya as 2018 CHAN hosts

Ghana and Ethiopia are set to send in a bid to host the 2017 Championship of Africa Nations (CHAN) tournament in January 2018.

The two countries are reportedly interested in hosting the competition as replacement for Kenya who were stripped off the hosting rights. Read more

Black Stars B captain Isaac Twum dedicates WAFU MVP award to teammates

  • Sep 25, 2017

Ghana captain Isaac Twum will not take self-glory despite winning the best player at the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations.

The midfielder was named the most valuable player of the tournament after helping the Black Stars B clinch the title on home soil. Read more

WAFU 2017: Ghana striker Stephen Sarfo wins Golden Boot award

  • Sep 24, 2017

Striker Stephen Sarfo was adjudged the top scorer at the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations.

The Berekum Chelsea forward scored four goals in the competition to beat countryman Vincent Atinga and Winful Cobbinah who scored two goals each. Read more

2017 WAFU: Ghana 4-1 Nigeria – Sarfo bags brace as Black Stars B smash Super Eagles into smithereens to win ultimate

  • Sep 24, 2017

Ghana’s Black Stars B ran riot at Nigeria’s Super Green Eagles hammering them 4-1 to lift the 2017 WAFU tournament trophy in Cafe Coast in the Ghanaian Central Region on Sunday evening.

Striker Stephen Sarfo hit a brace as Hearts of Oak pair Vincent Atinga and Winful Cobbinah added the other goals. Read more

RELIVE: 2017 WAFU Grand Finale – Live Text Commentary: Ghana 4-1 Nigeria – Sarfo hits brace, Atinga & Cobbinah seal win but real deal is Patrick Razak with 3 assists

  • Sep 24, 2017

Relive Live Text Commentary of the 2017 WAFU grand finale between Ghana and Nigeria which the Black Stars won 4-1. Read more

2017 WAFU: Ghana coach Maxwell Konadu keeps faith in same line-up for Nigeria clash

  • Sep 24, 2017

Ghana coach Maxwell Konadu has named an unchanged side to face Nigeria in the 2017 WAFU final, Ghana Sports Online can confirm.

The former Ghana international has kept faith in the side that defeated Niger in the semi-finals. Read more

Jonathan Mensah: Ghana defender scores in Columbus Crew slender win in MLS

Jonathan Mensah scored for Crew
  • Sep 24, 2017

Black Stars defender Jonathan Mensah headed home his second goal of the season for Columbus Crew in the MLS on Saturday night.

The 27-year-old directed Federico Higuaín in the 6th minute at the MAPFRE Stadium. Read more

2017 WAFU: Hearts and Kotoko coaches Nuttal and Pollack in Cape Coast to Ghana-Nigeria grand finale

Kotoko coach Steve Pollack, first from left, with Nuttal - head coach of Hearts with Hearts social media guru Anwar Larry
  • Sep 24, 2017

Head coaches of Ghanaian giants Accra Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko Frank Nuttal and Steve Pollack have both arrived at the Cape Coast Stadium to watch the 2017 WAFU final on Sunday.

The British duo are seated next to each other and have already seen the bronze-medal clash which ended 2-1 in Niger’s favour against Benin. Read more

Frank Acheampong: Ghana winger’s quicksilver brace powers Teda to victory in Chinese Super League

Frank Acheampong scored a double in China
  • Sep 23, 2017

Ghana international winger Frank Acheampong scored a brace to power Tianjin Teda to a comprehensive 4-1 win over Tianjin Quanjian in the Chinese Super League on Saturday.

The 23-year-old, who is on loan from Belgian giants Anderlecht, grabbed his first and second league goals for Teda in the game. Read more

U17 World Cup: Ghana’s Black Starlets to face UAE U18 in pre-tournament friendly game today

Ghana U17
  • Sep 23, 2017

Ghana’s Black Starlets will face United Arab Emirates’ U18 side in a friendly game on Saturday afternoon.

Paa Kwesi Fabin will be seeking to put his side in shape as he looks set to round up preparations for the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup which comes off in India next month. Read more