National Teams

Ghana defender Baba Rahman hails Black Stars for comprehensive victory over Congo

Defender Abdul Baba Rahman has lauded his fellow Black Stars teammates for their resounding victory over Congo in Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier.

The Black Stars improved on a lackluster performance against the central African side in Kumasi by thrashing their counterparts 5-1 in Kintele to revive their World Cup hopes.

Atletico Madrid star Partey equals Yaw Preko’s 23-year-old Ghana record

Hat-trick hero Thomas Partey
  • Sep 5, 2017

Atletico Madrid star Thomas Partey took Ghana’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying clash with Congo Brazzaville to equal ex-international Yaw Preko’s record for the West African giants.

The 24-year-old was the star of the afternoon as he grabbed a treble at the Stade de l’Unité in Brazzaville.

Ex-Ghana star Arhin impressed with mental fortitude of Black Stars after Congo drubbing

Ghana recovered to defeat Congo 5-1
  • Sep 5, 2017

Former Ghana international Augustine Arhinful is impressed with the mental toughness of the Black Stars following their recovery from disappointment to hammer Congo 5-1 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Tuesday.

Black Stars players were left frustrated after the Red Devils held them to a 1-1 draw in Kumasi on Friday and got booed by the home fans.

Thomas Partey becomes first Black Stars player to score hat-trick in competitive match after 23 years

  • Sep 5, 2017

Midfielder Thomas Partey made history on Tuesday afternoon after becoming the first Black Stars player to score a hat-trick in a competitive match in more than a decade.

The Atletico Madrid midfielder was the star man for Ghana when the former African Champions mesmerized Congo after beating the central African side 5-1 at their own backyard in a World Cup qualifier.

Norway-based Edwin Gyasi marks Black Stars debut with emphatic victory

  • Sep 5, 2017

Aalesund winger Edwin Gyasi made his Black Stars debut when he came on as a second half substitute in Tuesday’s 5-1 win over Congo.

The Norway-based was introduced into the game in the 77th minute when he replaced midfielder Thomas Partey.

MATCH REPORT: Resilient Black Stars dismantle Congo in World Cup qualifier

Ghana recovered to defeat Congo 5-1
  • Sep 5, 2017

The Black Stars of Ghana put up a spirited effort by  thumping Congo 5-1 in Kintele on Tuesday to put their World Cup hopes back on track. 

A hat-trick from Thomas Partey and a brace by Richmond Boakye-Yiadom saw the 2010 World Cup quarter-finalists rout over their Congolese counterparts.

Ghana miss out on Nationality switch of youngster Kevin Danso as player debuts for Austria

  • Sep 5, 2017

Ghana will be unable to secure the services of youngster Kevin Danso after the player opted to represent Austria.

The 18-year-old made his debut for Austria in a World Cup qualifier against Wales on Monday.

German Club Stuttgart loan Ghanaian youngster Hans Serpei to Slovakian side FK Senica

  • Sep 5, 2017

German Bundesliga side VFB Stuttgart have loaned Ghanaian youngster Hans Nunoo Sarpei to Slovakian Club FK Senica.

The 19-year-old joins FK Senica until the end of the season.

Black Stars striker Jordan Ayew receives treatment after stomach upset

  • Sep 5, 2017

Black Stars striker Jordan Ayew is currently receiving treatment at the hospital after suffering a stomach upset.

The forward was ruled out of the return match against Congo due to food poisoning.

American Club Phoenix Rising FC announce signing of Ghana’s Gladson Awako

  • Sep 5, 2017

American Club Phoenix Rising FC have confirmed the signing of Ghanaian midfielder Gladson Awako.

The midfielder joins the United Soccer League side  just weeks after parting ways with Congolese giants TP Mazembe.