National Teams

NC capo Kofi Amoah expected to meet FIFA over Ghana FA statutes review

Ghana FA Normalisation Committee President Dr Kofi Amoah and his members Naa Odofoley and Samuel Osei Kuffour are expected to meet up with FIFA over portions of the Ghana FA statutes that is under review.

Kofi Amoah and his two other members were invited to Paris – France, by FIFA for the world football governing body’s congress where Infantino has been re-elected FIFA President until 2023.

Thomas Partey links-up with Black Stars teammates in Dubai

  • Jun 4, 2019

Thomas Partey is the latest player to join the Black Stars camp in Dubai as the team gear up for this Month’s Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt.

British trained Ghanaian coach Koranteng extols virtues of Sellas Tetteh for Ghana scouting post

  • Jun 4, 2019

United Kingdom-based Ghanaian coach Kofi Koranteng believes Sellas Tetteh would excel as a scout for the Black Stars at the 2019 AFCON.

Tetteh, the only coach to lead an African side to glory at the U20 World Cup since its inception, has been appointed alongside former Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko coach David Duncan as well Mas-U Dramani to scout on Ghana opponents for the Egypt event.

Black Stars lodge at plush JA Palm Tree Court Hotel in Dubai

  • Jun 3, 2019

The Black Stars have pitched camp at the plush Jeber Ali Palm Tree Court Hotel in Dubai.

Black Stars Media Officer and NC Spokesperson Kwaku Yeboah leaves with team for Dubai

  • Jun 2, 2019

Black Stars Media Officer and Spokesperson for the GFA Normalisation Committee Dan Kwaku Yeboah has left the shores of the country with the second batch of the Black Stars contingent to Dubai.

The NC Scribe was photographed with Newcastle United star Christian Atsu and general captain Asamoah Gyan at the Kotoka International Airport as they jet off to join the rest of the team in the United Arab Emirates city.

First Batch of Black Stars squad team arrive in Dubai

  • Jun 2, 2019

The first batch of the Black Stars squad have arrived at the team’s base in Abu Dhabi as they begin the final phase of preparations for the 2019 African Cup of Nations tournament which will be held in Egypt from June 21-July 19.

A contingent led by the Acting GFA General Secretary Mr. Alex Asante which included some players and members of the Technical team arrived in Abu Dhabi on Sunday morning.

The rest of the squad are expected to arrive in the team’s camp on Monday morning as Coach Kwesi Appiah and his side prepare for the Africa continent’s flagship football competition.

The team will be in UAE for three weeks before departing to Egypt for the tournament.

The senior national team will play two friendly matches in Dubai between June 10-15 with South Africa as one of Ghana’s opponents in the Pre-tournament friendly matches.

Team Ghana is expected to arrive in Egypt for the tournament on June 20, five days before their opening Group F match against the Squirrels of Benin at the Ismailia Stadium.

The Black Stars will play reigning African Champions Cameroon in their second group match in Ismailia before they face Guinea Bissau in the final group match at the Suez Stadium.

Ghana is poised to end its 37 year African trophy drought and win its 5th continental title at this year’s edition of the competition.

Credit:ghanafa.org

Black Queens Receives $10,000 from Actress Yvonne Okoro

  • May 31, 2019

The Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports Hon Perry Curtis Kwabla Okudzeto has commended actress Yvonne Okoro for fulfilling her promise to reward the Senior Women’s Soccer team, the Black Queens with an amount of $10,000 for winning bronze medal at the just ended WAFU Zone B tournament in Ivory Coast.

President Nana Addo pledges unflinching support for Black Stars ahead of AFCON 2019

  • May 31, 2019

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has assured the senior national football team, the Black Stars, of the unflinching support of government and the people of Ghana, ahead of their participation in the 2019 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

President Nana Addo bids Black Stars farewell ahead of AFCON tournament

  • May 31, 2019

President Nana Addo on Thursday night invited the Black Stars to the Flagstaff House to officially bid them farewell ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Ghana draw Gambia in 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations

  • May 29, 2019

Ghana will take on Gambia in the opening game of the 2019 WAFU Cup of Nations.