National Teams

Black Starlets pre-World Cup training tour moved to Abu Dhabi

Ghana’s U17 team have changed their pre-World Cup camping to Abu Dhabi (UAE) can report.

The Black Starlet were built to have their training tour in Denmark where they would engage in series of friendly matches.

WAFU 2017: Black Stars B Coach Maxwell Konadu names final squad for tournament

  • Sep 8, 2017

Berekum Chelsea striker Stephen Sarfo and Kwame Kizito are the two strikers named in Coach Maxwell Konadu’s final 18-man squad for the WAFU tournament.

Former Ghana U20 midfielder Seidu Salifu who is currently unattached has also been included in the final list of players for the competition.

WAFU 2017: Unattached Seidu Salifu surprisingly makes Black Stars B 18-man squad

  • Sep 8, 2017

Former Ghana U20 midfielder Seidu Salifu has been included in the Black Stars B team for this year’s WAFU competition.

Salifu , unattached surprisingly made the cut just weeks after returning to the country having ended his deal with Turkish outfit     Ümraniyespor.

WAFU 2017: Host Ghana look to start WAFU with a bang

  • Sep 8, 2017

Host nation Ghana will look to start the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations with a bang when they face Gambia in the opening match at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Saturday, kick-off at 15h00 local time.

Known by the nickname ‘Black Stars’, Ghana will be appearing at their fourth successive WAFU tournament and hosting the tournament for the second time in a row.

WAFU 2017: Senegal take aim at Liberia in opening fixture

  • Sep 8, 2017

Senegal will start as favourites when they face Liberia in a first round 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations knockout match at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Sunday, kick-off at 18h00 local Ghanaian time.

Known by the nickname ‘Teranga Lions’, Senegal will be making their fourth appearance at the WAFU Cup of Nations.

Ghanaian defender Masahudu Alhassan fails trials at Italian side Carpi

Masahudu Alhassan not offered a contract by Carpi
  • Sep 8, 2017

Ghanaian defender Masahudu Alhassan has failed to secure himself a move to Italian Serie B side Carpi, Ghana Sports Online can exclusively confirm.

The 24-year-old spent 13 days training with the i Biancorossi with hopes of winning himself a deal but the 2012 AFCON Ghana defender failed to win the hearts at the Stadio Sandro Cabassi.

REPORT: Ghana Coach Kwesi Appiah to name new captain for Black Stars

  • Sep 7, 2017

Black Stars Coach Kwesi Appiah is reportedly planning to name a new captain for the team.

Multiple reports circulating in the media indicate the Ghanaian tactician could consider naming a new skipper to ward off a supposed feud between general captain Asamoah Gyan and his deputy Andre Ayew.

PHOTOS: Black Stars B opponents Gambia trains at Essipong Stadium ahead of WAFU opening match

  • Sep 7, 2017

Gambia held their first training session at the Essipong Stadium in Takoradi ahead of their opening match against Ghana in the 2017 WAFU tournament.

The Scorpions will take on the Black Stars on Saturday at the Ndoum Sports Stadium in Elmina 

REVEALED: Asamoah Gyan spent $62,000 on charted flight for Black Stars team

  • Sep 7, 2017

Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan reported spent $62,000 to chatter a plane for his teammates after their big win over Congo in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers on Tuesday.

The striker who could not honor the game in Kintele due to injury came to the rescue of his teammates who were expected to report to their various Clubs on time.

FIFA orders replay of South Africa vs. Senegal World Cup qualifier after Ghanaian referee’s abysmal officiating

Referee J O Lamptey
  • Sep 6, 2017

The world football governing body, FIFA, have ordered the replay of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying clash between South Africa and Senegal following an abysmal officiating by Ghanaian referee Joseph Odartey Lamptey.

Referee J O Lamptey, the Ghanaian official who officiated the game, has been handed a lifetime ban from the sport by FIFA.

The landmark ruling could turn South Africa’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification hopes upside down as they have to replay the game.