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Atsu scored for Newcastle

Christian Atsu scores maiden Premier League goal to propel Newcastle to win over Stoke City

 

Ghana winger Christian Atsu scored his first ever English Premier League goal as he netted the opener for Newcastle United in their 2-1 win over Stoke City on Saturday afternoon.

The 25-year-old opened the scoring for Rafael Benitez’s men with a strike in the 19th minute.

Black Stars B Coach Maxwell Konadu optimistic of winning WAFU Cup of Nations title

  • Sep 16, 2017

Black Stars B Coach Maxwell Konadu is anticipating on wining the 2017 WAFU Cup of nations title. Konadu wants to appease Ghanaians with the WAFU trophy having failed to guide the team to the Championship of African Nations tournament.

WAFU 2017: Benin stun giants Ivory Coast in Group opener

  • Sep 16, 2017

A goal from Charbel Gomez handed Benin a shock 1-0 win over Cote d’Ivoire in a Group B, 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations match at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Friday, September 15. The first scoring opportunity came in the 15th minute when Ivorian Inza Diabate brilliantly controlled a cross from the right on...

Black Princesses wallop Algeria in FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup qualifier

  • Sep 15, 2017

Ghana’s female U20 team (Black Princesses) whitewashed Algeria 5-0 in the first leg match of the 2018 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup. Ghana are close to making a fifth successive World Cup appearance courtesy a big win over the North Africans on Friday evening.

WAFU 2017: Niger sink Senegal to pick maximum points

  • Sep 15, 2017

Hinsa Issoufou scored late to hand Niger a 2-1 win over Senegal in the first Group B match of the WAFU Cup of Nations. Hainikoye Boubacar gave Niger the lead in 29 minutes after firing home from long range.

Maxwell Konadu: My boys were relaxed and stayed calm

  • Sep 15, 2017

Ghana coach Maxwell Konadu has praised his players for meeting expectations after a 2-0 win over Guinea on Thursday, September 14 in their opening Group A clash of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. The former Asante Kotoko trainer made three changes to his starting line-up which laboured to eliminate Gambia 1-0 last Saturday in...

2017 WAFU: Ghana midfielder Winful Cobbinah insists team will fight for the ultimate

  • Sep 15, 2017

Black Stars B midfielder Winful Cobbinah says the team will fight to win the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. Ghana recorded their second win in the tournament after beating Guinea 2-0 on Thursday.

WAFU 2017: Black Stars B gets massive support in Guinea victory

  • Sep 15, 2017

Fans in Cape Coast cheered the Black Stars B team on in yesterday’s victory over Guinea in the ongoing WAFU Cup of Nations. Football lovers together with the various supporter groups trooped to the Cape Coast Sports Stadium to rally behind the team despite their sluggish performance in the first game against Gambia.

PHOTOS: Ndoum Sports Stadium ready to host last Group matches in WAFU

  • Sep 15, 2017

The Ndoum Sports Stadium in Elmina is ready for the last Group matches for the WAFU Cup of Nations. The venue is in good shape to host the two games.

WAFU 2017: Ghana Coach Maxwell Konadu hails team’s improved performance against Guinea

  • Sep 15, 2017

Black Stars B Coach Maxwell Konadu says his side put up a good performance in their victory over Guinea on Thursday. Ghana moved up in Group A after beating Guinea 2-0 at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium.