National Teams

Youngster Abass Mohammed marks Black Stars debut

 

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.

FIFA U17 WORLD CUP: Guinea nears exit after stalemate with Costa Rica

  • Oct 10, 2017

Guinea came from behind twice to earn a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in Tuesday’s Group C encounter at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in Goa.

The early exchanges saw little in terms of action at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, but that soon changed with two goals in four minutes, starting with Costa Rica taking the lead through a Yecxy Jarquin tap-in on 26 minutes.

Ghana ambassador to India and GFA officials visits injured Starlets defender Abdul Yusif at hospital

  • Oct 10, 2017

Ghana’s ambassador to India, His Excellency Mike Ocquaye Jnr together with some official of the Ghana Football Association paid a visit to injured Black Starlets defender Abdul Razak Yusif.

The center-back sustained a horrific head injury in Ghana’s 1-0 defeat to USA on Monday.

Patrick Twumasi handed Black Stars starting role against Saudi Arabia in friendly

  • Oct 10, 2017

Astana attacker Patrick Twumasi has been handed a starting role in Ghana’s international friendly against Saudi Arabia.

The attacker who came on as a second half substitute for Kingsley Sarfo in Ghana’s 0-0 draw with Uganda in the FIFA World Cup qualifier has been given the opportunity to justify himself having impressed in the game against Uganda.

Former Ghana U17 Coach Sellas Tetteh believes team will progress in World Cup despite USA defeat

  • Oct 10, 2017

Former Black Starlets Coach Sellas Tetteh is optimistic about the team’s chances at the ongoing FIFA u17 World Cup.

The Black Starlets suffered defeat to USA in their second group match having won their opening match against Colombia.