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Isaac Sackey injured in Turkey

Turkey-based midfielder set to withdraw from Ghana squad to face Congo after suffering injury

Turkey-based midfielder Isaac Sackey is likely to withdraw from the Ghana squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying double-header against Congo Brazzaville after suffering injury on Friday evening.

The 23-year-old Berekum-born was forced off the field of play with injury just after minutes of Alanyaspor’s 1-1 draw with Karabükspor in the Turkish top-flight league.

Famous UG VANDALS release “jama” song for Black Stars ahead of Congo clash

  • Aug 25, 2017

The Vandasu “jama” group of the University of Ghana have released a new song for the Black Stars ahead of next Month’s FIFA World Cup qualifier against Congo. The group made up of students of the University of Ghana mainly the Commonwealth boys (VANDALS) released the song just a week before the big game at...

Kwadwo Asamoah’s move to Galatasaray back on track

  • Aug 25, 2017

Kwadwo Asamoah’s move to Turkish Club Galatasaray have been given a boost after the player was left out of the Juventus squad for Saturday’s League game against Genoa. The midfielder was excused by Coach Maximilino Allegri for the game creating a sign of the possibility of the Ghanaian international leaving the Club this summer.

I am just an ordinary player not a superstar-Essien tells Persib fans

  • Aug 25, 2017

Ghana midfielder Michael Essien will not accept fans of Persib describing him as a Superstar. The former Chelsea star remains a huge figure in Indonesia having enjoyed incredible spells in Europe.

FC Zurich surprised by Raphael Dwamena’s failed medical report at Brighton

  • Aug 25, 2017

Swiss Club FC Zurich have expressed shock over Raphael Dwamena’s medical statement which saw English Club Brighton and Hove Albion pulling out of a move for the Ghanaian striker. The attacker was expected to sign a deal with the English Club after undergoing a medical.

EPL side Brighton withdraw interest in Ghana’s Raphael Dwamena on medical grounds

  • Aug 25, 2017

English Club Brighton & Hove Albion have pulled out from a move to sign Ghana international Raphael Dwamena. The striker could not meet up the medical requirement by the Premiership side who have decided to withdraw their interest.

Ghana not in my thoughts at the moment, says Egypt Coach Hector Cuper

  • Aug 25, 2017

Egypt National team Coach Hector Cuper says he wants to focus on the team’s upcoming qualifier against Uganda. The African giants travel to Kampala where they will play as guest to the Cranes on September 2.

Ghanaian youngster Emmanuel Besea named in Frosinone squad for 2017/18 Italian Serie B season

  • Aug 25, 2017

Ghanaian youngster Emmanuel Besea has been named in Frosinone Calcio’s squad for the 2017/18 season. The 20-year-old was included in Pasquale Marino’s team for this season.

UEFA Europa League: Ghanaian players get tough draws

  • Aug 25, 2017

Patrick Twumasi and his Astana side faces an uphill task in the UEFA Europa League competition after exiting the Champions League. The Kahzakstani Champions have been drawn in Group A together with Spanish Club Villarreal, Israeli powerhouse Maccabi Tel-Avive and Slavia Praha from the Czech Republic.

LEAKED: Black Stars B provisional 25-man squad for WAFU tournament

  • Aug 25, 2017

Inter-Allies goalkeeper Kwame Baah has been spotted in a leaked Black Stars B Squad for the upcoming WAFU tournament. Missing in the team is Kotoko striker Saddick Adams as well as defender Awal Mohammed who all played a part in the team’s Championship of African Nations qualifier against Burkina Faso.