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Jonathan Mensah scored for Crew

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Ghana female star Sandra Owusu Ansah joins Lebanese side Zouk Mosbeh Girls

  • Sep 22, 2017

Ghana female international Sandra Owusu Ansah has joined Lebanese side Zouk Mosbeh Girls.

The former Black Maidens striker signed for the Middle East Club from Ghanaian side Faboulous Ladies.

WAFU 2017: Maxwell Konadu cautious ahead of final clash against Nigeria

  • Sep 22, 2017

Ghana Coach Maxwell Konadu remains cautious ahead of the WAFU Cup of Nations finals against Nigeria on Sunday.

Ghana set up a clash with Nigeria in the finals after beating Niger 2-0 on Thursday.

2017 WAFU – Match Report: Ghana 2-0 Niger – Kizito & Sarfo fire imperious Black Stars B to grand finale

Winful Cobbinah assisted his Hearts of Oak team-mate Kwame Kizito for Ghana's opening goal
  • Sep 21, 2017

A Majestic Black Stars B side recorded a deserving 2-0 win over Niger to book a place in Sunday’s final for the 2017 WAFU tournament in Cape Coast on Thursday evening.

Hearts of Oak striker Kwame Kizito powered the Stars into a 33rd minute lead with a glorious header from a Winful Cobbinah corner kick before the workaholic Stephen Sarfo sealed the evening for Ghana with a brilliant finish 10 minutes from time.

Niger’s Menas physically dominated the Black Stars B but the hosts employed their awesome and flamboyant movements to nick it before a packed to capacity Cape Coast Stadium.

Kwesi Appiah to ask Ghana FA to speak to Chelsea midfield wizard who is close to playing for Wales

Kwesi Appiah
  • Sep 21, 2017

Ghana Black Stars head coach James Kwesi Appiah could ask the Ghana Football Association to contact Chelsea teenager Ethan Ampadu who debuted for the Premier League champions on Wednesday night.

Ampadu, 17, made history by becoming the first millennial to play for Chelsea in the last century when he replaced Fabregas in the Blues’ 5-1 hammering of Nottingham Forest.

WAFU 2017: CAF president Ahmad arrives in Ghana today

  • Sep 21, 2017

CAF president Ahmad is expected to arrive in Accra on Thursday September 21 at 12noon and will address the media briefly at the airport.

The entire membership of the continent’s football governing body’s Executive Committee will be in Ghana from Thursday for a meeting to discuss pertinent issues confronting African football. 

Ghana names final 21-man squad for FIFA U17 World Cup

  • Sep 21, 2017

Ghana U17 coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has named his strong final 21-man squad for the FIFA U17 World Cup to be held in India next month.

The Black Starlets boss named his final squad on Thursday morning just hours after playing Mali in a pre-World Cup friendly at their training base in Abu Dhabi.