National Teams

FIFA U17 World Cup: Ghana captain Ayiah under pressure to deliver in final group game against India

Black Starlets skipper Eric Ayiah is under pressure to impress in today’s final group match against India.

The forward has been a pale shadow of himself since the beginning of the competition.

FIFA U17 WORLD CUP: Ghana defender Abdul Yusif discharged from hospital

  • Oct 11, 2017

Black Starlets defender Abdul Razak Yusif has been discharged from the hospital after going unconscious.

Yusif was down for the count during Ghana’s second group match against USA after a collision with an opponent.

FIFA U17 World Cup: Abdelkader Zitouni from Tahiti to officiate Ghana-India final group match

  • Oct 11, 2017

Abdelkader Zitouni from Tahiti has been named as the center-man for tomorrow’s final Group match between Ghana and India at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

Zitouni who was a supporting referee at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup gets the opportunity to handle his first game at the FIFA U17 Word Cup.

Kassim Nuhu honoured to make dream debut for Black Stars

  • Oct 11, 2017

Defender Kassim Nuhu Adams is privileged to have made his debut for the Black Stars.

The Young Boys center-back marked his Ghana debut on a good note by scoring in the team’s 3-0 win over Saudi Arabia in an international friendly on Tuesday.

Youngster Abass Mohammed marks Black Stars debut

  • Oct 10, 2017

 

City Islanders defender Abass Mohammed was a second half substitute in Ghana’s 3-0 triumph over Saudi Arabia in an international friendly played in Jeddah.

The 19-year-old marked his debut for the Black Stars as he came on to replace Lumor Agbenyenu in the 72nd minute.

Inter Allies star midfielder Isaac Twum makes Ghana debut in win over Saudi Arabia

  • Oct 10, 2017

The Black Stars B captain made his senior debut for the main squad in the massive 3-0 win over Saudi Arabia in the international friendly on Tuesday.

Twum, who captained Ghana to success at the 2017 WAFU tournament, took the place of Sassuolo midfielder Alfred Duncan on the 46th minute mark and excelled in midfield as the West African giants walloped the Green Falcons 3-0.

Egypt-based striker John Antwi finally makes Ghana debut in massive win over Saudi Arabia

  • Oct 10, 2017

Egypt-based striker John Antwi finally made his debut for Ghana’s Black Stars on Tuesday after climbing off the bench to play in their massive 3-0 win over Saudi Arabia.

The 25-year-old Al Ahly striker was introduced as a 46th minute replacement for FC Zurich striker Raphael Dwamena and he nearly doubled the lead for Ghana but defender Hassan Haswani scored an own-goal in the 69th minute.

Saudi Arabia 0-3 Ghana: Swiss-based defender Nuhu scores on Black Stars debut as Atletico Madrid’s Partey flourishes again with late goal

  • Oct 10, 2017

Ghana defeated Saudi Arabia 3-0 in an international friendly played in Jeddah on Tuesday evening.

Young Boys Bern defender Kasim Adams Nuhu scored first for Ghana before defender Hassan Haswani scored an own-goal from a Thomas Partey’s searching pass.

The Atletico Madrid man iced the win for the West African giants with an 89th minute finish to highlight his superior form for club and country.

Coach Kwesi Appiah’s new men came to the party by impressing to clinch victory after failing to book a place at the World Cup.

Ghana goalkeeper Razak Brimah sends heartfelt message to unwell Starlets defender Abdul Yusif

  • Oct 10, 2017

Ghana goalkeeper Razak Brimah has send a goodwill message to injured Black Starlets defender Abdul Razak Yusif.

The young defender went into comatose in the Black Starlets game against USA in the FIFA U17 World Cup.

FIFA U17 WORLD CUP: Niger shuttered by Spain

  • Oct 10, 2017

After an opening loss to Brazil in their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaign, Spain and starlet striker Abel Ruiz came to life against Niger in a 4-0 victory. The win moves La Rojita to three points alongside the Africans, who beat Korea DPR in their opener, with the European champions ahead on goal difference.