National Teams

Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan to miss Congo clash on Tuesday

Captain Asamoah Gyan could miss Ghana’s World Cup qualifier against Congo on Tuesday.

The striker could not train with the team in Accra on Sunday following an injury he picked up in the team’s 1-1 draw with Congo at the Babayara Sports Stadium last Friday.

Black Stars fly out to Congo today for FIFA World Cup qualifier

  • Sep 4, 2017

The Black Stars of Ghana will leave for Congo today ahead of the return encounter of the FIFA World Cup qualifier.

Ghana will play their Congolese counterparts on Tuesday at the Stade Municipal de Kintélé.

Arsenal fans in Ghana demonstrate against Arsene Wenger during Black Stars 1-1 draw with Congo

Arsene Wenger is under pressure
  • Sep 3, 2017

A section of Arsenal fans in Ghana took their fight against manager Arsene Wenger to the next level when they demonstrated against the Frenchman during Ghana’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Congo on Friday.

Gunners fans are underwhelmed by the performance of the manager in recent seasons and their 4-0 humiliation against Liverpool worsened their mood as fans worldwide have spoken against the 67-year-old.

Ex-Ghana star Laryea Kingston slams Kwesi Appiah after disappointing Congo stalemate

Laryea Kingston has blamed Kwesi Appiah
  • Sep 3, 2017


Former Ghana international Laryea Kingston has questioned Kwesi Appiah’s tactics after the Black Stars’ disappointing 1-1 draw with Congo Brazzaville in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Friday.

The Black Stars had to crawl from behind to earn a point at the Baba Yara Stadium after Thievy Bifouma had opened the scoring for the visitors.

Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu scores trademark finish to power Bursaspor to friendly win

Agyemang-Badu scored for Bursaspor on Sunday
  • Sep 3, 2017

Ghana international Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu highlighted his impressive form in the Turkish Super Lig by scoring the opener for Bursaspor to inspire them to a 4-1 friendly win Sakaryaspor on Sunday afternoon.

Badu impressively scored the opener for the Greens before going ahead to get himself involved in the sequence of play to set up the third goal for Ghanaian youngster Atta Kofi in the 85th minute.

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier: Ghana 1-1 Congo – FIVE of Kwesi Appiah’s starters are bench-warmers for their clubs

Ebenezer Ofori plays at Stuttgart
  • Sep 3, 2017

Ghana were left disappointed after the Black Stars failed to defeat Congo in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Friday afternoon at the Baba Yara in Kumasi.

Fans are pointing accusing fingers in different directions with the Ghana FA, the Sports Ministry and players as well as the technical team.

The Red Devils took the lead through Thievy Bifouma after a defensive blip but Newcastle United’s Christian Atsu who glittered for the Magpies before flying down to Accra set-up Thomas Partey, who was on the score-sheet for Atletico Madrid, to score the equalizer.

5 of Kwesi Appiah’s starting 11, Daniel Amartey, Richard Ofori, Jeffrey Schlupp, Ebenezer Ofori and Asamoah Gyan, were bench-warmers in their games.

Other players in the game were below average on the afternoon and Ghana Sports Online takes a look at how the ELEVEN players who started the game fared for their clubs before joining the camp West African giants.

Read how Ghanaians reacted to Jordan Ayew’s performance on Twitter as Swansea City star is booed by home crowd

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  • Sep 2, 2017


Ghana fans angrily took to Twitter to jeer and boo Swansea City star Jordan Ayew as the Black Stars failed to beat Congo’s Red Devils in a 1-1 draw on Friday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.

The 25-year-old wasted a number of chances while Kwesi Appiah’s men needed goals to win the back.

And, fans at the stadium booed him while others took to social media to troll him.

Ghana fans boo West Ham United star Andre Ayew after poor showing in World Cup qualifier

  • Sep 2, 2017

Disappointed Ghana fans booed West Ham United player Andre Ayew during Ghana’s unimpressive stalemate with Congo in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Kumasi on Friday afternoon.

Fans at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium were obviously underwhelmed by the performance of the 26-year-old and booed him when he was being replaced by Miami FC’s Kwadwo Poku in the 68th minute.

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier: How Kwesi Appiah’s men fared at the Baba Yara Stadium in a lackluster 1-1 stalemate

  • Sep 1, 2017

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Ghana’s Black Stars saw their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification chances hanging on the thread after playing a 1-1 stalemate with Congo’s Red Devils at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi on Friday afternoon.

The four-time African champions had to crawl back to equalise through Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey after Osmanlıspor forward Thievy Bifouma profited from an awful defending from Joseph Attamah.

Ghana Sports Online runs the rule over the performance of the Black Stars players in the game.

Black Stars defender Harrison Afful ruled out of Congo clash

  • Sep 1, 2017

Defender Harrison Afful will not be in action for the Black Stars in this afternoon’s World Cup qualifier against Congo.

The right picked-up a knock in the team’s last training session on Thursday.