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WAFU 2017 – Match Report: Ghana 1-0 The Gambia – Vincent Atinga’s majestic last-minute penalty propels Black Stars B

Ghana needed a 97th minute majestic penalty from Vincent Atinga to nick a slender 1-0 win over Gambia to progress to the quarter-finals of the 2017 WAFU tournament on Saturday afternoon.

The Hearts of Oak center-back calmly tucked the ball home, sending the goalkeeper the wrong way moments after the Gambians have protested wildly over referee Ouedraogo Boukari’s decision to award Ghana a penalty after Thomas Abbey’s goal-bound effort was handled inside the box.

South African referee Daniel Bennett to handle Uganda-Ghana World Cup qualifier in October
  • Sep 8, 2017

South African referee Daniel Frazer Bennett has been appointed by FIFA to officiate the World Cup qualifier between Ghana and Uganda next month. The 41-year-old will be aided on the lines by Seychelles duo Adelaide Eldrick Giles Mathieu and

Ex-WAFA midfield wizard Majeed Ashimeru makes league debut in Austria
Majeed Ashimeru debuts in Austria
  • Sep 8, 2017

Ghana teen midfielder Majeed Ashimeru marked his league debut in Austria on Friday evening after playing for Austria Lustenau in their 2-1 home reverse against Hartberg. Ashimeru, 19, was handed a starting berth by manager Andreas Lipa and he lasted 80 minutes

WAFU 2017: Ghana loses midfielder Seidu Salifu to injury
Seidu Salifu
  • Sep 8, 2017

Ghana's Black Stars B have lost midfielder Seidu Salifu to injury for the 2017 WAFU tournament, GHANA Sports Online can exclusively confirm. The 23-year-old, unattached, was named as part of Ghana's final 18-man squad for the tournament which kicks

The Interview: Ghana youth defender Kingsley Fobi on his meteoric rise and signing for Watford
Kingsley Fobi in action in Spain
  • Sep 8, 2017

The former Ghana U17 captain is happy with his contract with English Premier League side Watford and outlines his ambitions as a young defender. Fobi, 18, joined Watford in the last week of July in the summer transfer window

BOXING: I couldn’t walk after fighting Ike Quartey – Oscar De La Hoya reveals
  • Sep 8, 2017

Former WBC Welterweight Champion Oscar De La Hoya has revealed some ordeal he went through after fighting Ghanaian boxer Ike Quartey in February 1999. The two boxers  were engaged in a fight which took Las Vagas by storm with

Black Starlets pre-World Cup training tour moved to Abu Dhabi
  • Sep 8, 2017

Ghana’s U17 team have changed their pre-World Cup camping to Abu Dhabi (UAE) Ghanasportsonline.com can report. The Black Starlet were built to have their training tour in Denmark where they would engage in series of friendly matches. Report reaching Ghanasportsonline.com

Galataseray to submit new transfer bid for Kwadwo Asamoah in January
  • Sep 8, 2017

Turkish giants Galataseray remain buoyant of signing Ghana midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah as the Club plots fresh bid for the player in the January transfer window, according to Club chairman Dursun Özbek. Galataseray failed in their attempt to sign the

WAFU 2017: Check out the full knockout fixtures
  • Sep 8, 2017

The 2017 WAFU tournament kick starts on Saturday at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium. 16 West African countries will be competing for honours. Ghana, current Champions of the competition will be hoping to defend the trophy however faces a stiff

Uganda captain Dennis Onyango not giving up on World Cup dream despite defeat to Egypt
  • Sep 8, 2017

Uganda goalkeeper Dennis Onyango believes his side is still in the race for a spot at the FIFA World Cup despite their recent defeat to Egypt. The Cranes lost their top spot in Group E after suffering a 1-0