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Frank Acheampong withdraws from Black Stars squad for Saudi Arabia friendly

Black Stars midfielder Frank Acheampong will not take part in the team’s friendly match against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.

Acheampong asked to be excused from the team for the game in Jeddah.

FA Cup Committee to meet leadership of Hearts, Kotoko supporters today
  • Oct 9, 2017

The FA Cup Committee (FACC) will meet the supporters leadership of this year's finalists,  Hearts of Oak SC and Asante Kotoko SC in separate meetings on Monday October 9. The two biggest teams in Ghana will face each other

Referee Bennett who ‘cheated’ was trained by retired Ghanaian referee
  • Oct 9, 2017

Retired Ghanaian referee Joseph Wellington has revealed he once trained South African referee Daniel Bennett who denied Ghana a clean goal and a penalty in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Uganda on Saturday. Daniel Bennett has dominated

FIFA U17 World Cup: Ghana captain Eric Ayiah remains a doubt for USA match
  • Oct 8, 2017

Black Starlets captain Eric Ayiah could miss the team’s second group game against USA on Monday. The striker is currently nursing an injury he sustained in Friday’s group opener against Colombia. Ayiah according to reports from India is unfit for

Egypt beat Congo to seal FIFA World Cup berth
  • Oct 8, 2017

Egypt defeated Uganda 2-1 to become the second African country to book a place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Mohammed Salah’s brace was all the Pharaoh’s needed to confirm their place in Russia. Salah shot the African giants into

Former Ghana U20 star Bright Addae marks 100th appearances for Ascoli
  • Oct 8, 2017

Ghanaian midfielder Bright Addae made his 100th appearance for Ascoli on Saturday. The former Ghana U20 star marked his milestone appearance for the Italian Club after featuring in their League match against Salernitania. Addae lasted the entire minutes for the

GHPL Wrap: Aduana Stars thump Bolga All Stars to close in on League title, Tema Youth faces relegation
  • Oct 8, 2017

Aduana Stars maintained their quest to win the League title with a comprehensive 4-1 win over Bolga All Stars. Derrick Sassraku's brace and a goal each from Nathaniel Asamoah and Sam Adams handed Aduana Stars maximum points. Solomon

Gyan backs GFA’s decision to lodge FIFA protest over referee Daniel Bennett
  • Oct 8, 2017

Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan has lauded the Ghana Football Association's decision to protest to FIFA over a wrong call from South African referee Daniel Bennett in Ghana’s 0-0 draw game with Uganda in a World Cup qualifier. Ghana

Ampem Darkoa Ladies retain National Women’s League title
  • Oct 8, 2017

Grace Asantewaa scored the only goal as Ampem Darkoa defeated Lady Strikers to retain the National Women’s League title. The Black Princesses midfielder was the star lady after helping her team clinched their second successive League title. Ampem Darkoa finish

Chelsea’s Ghanaian whizzkid Hudson-Odoi fires England’s opening goal at FIFA U17 in India
  • Oct 8, 2017

Ghanaian whizzkid Callum Hudson-Odoi fired England's first goal at the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup as the Cabs trounced Chile 4-0 in their opening game in India on Sunday morning. The 16-year-old Chelsea youth team player opened scoring inside five