National Teams

Chaos at Ghana FA as EXCO members engage in heated brawl

Ghana Football Association Executive committee members Eddie Doku and Kweku Ayiah were involved in a heated argument on Thursday after a meeting by the committee.

Reports indicate the two exchanged unpleasant words and almost got involved in a banter but for the intervention of some committee members who separated the two from throwing punches at each other.

REPORT: GFA to file protest against Burkina Faso after CHAN failure

  • Aug 25, 2017

Officials of the Ghana Football Association are planning to file a protest against an “unqualified” player in the Burkina-Faso team after the Black Stars B failed to qualify for the CHAN tournament following a defeat at the hands of their counterparts.

Congo name 24-man squad for World Cup qualifier against Ghana

  • Aug 25, 2017

Congo have named a 24-man squad for next Month’s FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Ghana.

Turkey-based Thievy Bifouma leads the pack with Vladis-Emmerson Illoy-Ayyet, Saint-Louis Dilane and Juvelh Tsoumou all receiving their debut call-ups.

Ghana pair Boakye Yiadom and Akwesi Frimpong grabs Europa League Group stage ticket with Crvena Zvezda

  • Aug 25, 2017

Ghana duo Richmond Boakye-Yiadom  and Abraham Akwesi Frimpong helped their team Crvena Zvezda to book a  place at the Group stage of the UEFA Europa League after beating Russian Club Kuban Krasnodar 2-1 on Thursday night.

The pair were in action and lasted the entire game as their team confirmed a place at the next round.

VIDEO: Deportivo Alaves midfielder Mubarak Wakaso calls for support ahead of Barcelona clash

  • Aug 24, 2017

Deportivo Alaves midfielder Mubarak Wakaso has called on the Club’s fans to rally behind the team ahead of Sunday’s League match against Barcelona.

Alaves will host the Spanish giants at the Estadio de Mendizorroza in Vitoria-Gasteiz in the second match of the season.

Andre Ayew among seven West Ham players to earn National team call-ups

  • Aug 24, 2017

Ghana attacker Andre Ayew is among seven West Ham United players to earn National team call-ups ahead of the FIFA World Cup qualifiers next Month.

Ayew together with teammates Manuel Lanzini, Chicharito, Marko Arnautovic, Edimilson Fernandes, Jose Fonte and Robert Snodgrass have all been invited by their respective countries.

Ghanaian defender Samuel Mensah cameos to help Östersunds book Europa League Group stage spot

  • Aug 24, 2017

Ghanaian defender Samuel Mensah played a little role in Östersunds UEFA Europa League play-off win over PAOK.

Östersunds secured a ticket to the group stages of the Europa League after beating the Greek Club 2-0 in the second leg match on Thursday evening.

Ghana Coach Kwesi Appiah launches foundation for retired Athletes

  • Aug 24, 2017

Black Stars Coach Kwesi Appiah on Thursday launched his foundation for retired footballers and Sportsmen.

Appiah set up the foundation to help retired footballers with financial assistance.

Unsettled Majeed Waris loses Ghana position as Kwesi Appiah axes striker from 2018 WC qualifier squad

Majeed Waris loses Ghana place
  • Aug 23, 2017

 

Ghana coach James Kwesi Appiah has axed unsettled striker Abdul Majeed Waris from his squad to face Congo Brazzaville in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

The 25-year-old is seeking an exit from French Ligue 2 side Lorient and has been linked with English Premier League sides West Ham United and Burnley.

Liberty captain Samuel Sarfo recounts “GREAT” debut game for Black Stars

  • Aug 23, 2017

Liberty Professionals skipper Samuel Sarfo says making his debut for the Black Stars was a dream come true.

The center-back featured his first game for the senior National team when he came on as a late substitute in an international friendly against the USA.