• 2 hours Asante Kotoko mutually rescind coach Kjetil Zachariassen’s contract GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana Premier League Asante Kotoko have mutually terminated the contract of coach Kjetil Zachariassen, according to his agent, Charles Kouadio.The Norwegian gaffer has become a major topic of discussion in the past days when he went missing after the San Pedro game a week ago.The Porcupine Warriors cited security concerns in Kumasi as the major reason why the coach could not return.However, the coach returned to his position last weekend and oversaw training earlier Tuesday.The agreement was reached at an official meeting with the club on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at the club’s secretariat in Kumasi.“We met with kotoko management ... more
  • 3 hours PHOTOS: South Africa hold first training at Cape Coast ahead of Ghana 2021 AFCON qualifier GhanaSoccernet
    The Bafana Bafana of South Africa held their maiden training ahead of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ghana at the Accra Sports Stadium on Tuesday.Bafana Bafana had their chance to play on the Cape Coast Stadium pitch where the match will played at 1900 GMT.Coach Molefi Ntseki trained for nearly two hours as they prepared for the game with no injury concerns.The team arrived in Ghana on Monday evening and moved straight to Cape Coast after the two hour bus ride from Accra.Having rested enough since they arrived in the small hours, coach Ntseki put his players through ... more
  • 6 hours 2021 AFCON qualifiers: South Africa hold first training session in Cape Coast ahead of Ghana match GhanaSoccernet
    South Africa held their first training session in Cape Coast on Tuesday afternoon ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ghana on Thursday.Bafana Bafana had their chance to play on the Cape Coast Stadium pitch where the match will played at 1900 GMT.Coach Molefi Ntseki trained for nearly two hours as they prepared for the game with no injury concerns.The team arrived in Ghana on Monday evening and moved straight to Cape Coast after the two hour bus ride from Accra.Having rested enough since they arrived in the small hours, coach Ntseki put his players through their ... more
  • 7 hours 2021 AFCON qualifiers: 21 Black Stars players train in Cape Coast ahead of South Africa match GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana's preparation towards Thursday's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa got a massive boost after 21 players turned up for training in Cape Coast on Tuesday night.The number of Black Stars players in the team swelled by eight following Monday's night's arrival of the players who were in action for their clubs in Europe on Sunday.Among those joining the training on Tuesday were Atletico Madrid superstar Thomas Partey, defender Joseph Aidoo as well as highly rated youngster Mohammed Kudus.The training was initially to be opened to the media but coach Kwesi Appiah decided to close to help ... more
  • 9 hours Kotoko to terminate Kjetil Zachariassen’s contract Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Asante Kotoko say they will no longer work with their Norwegian head coach, Kjetil Zachariassen, 4 months after his appointment. ... more
  • 10 hours Coach Kwesi Appiah hints on Black Stars departure GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has stated categorically that he will soon leave his position as Black Stars coach.Coach Appiah is on his second stint as the Black Stars after he was re-appointed  x years ago.The soft-spoken trainer has been faced with criticisms from Ghanaians following their failure to perform well at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.Speaking after the team's first training session at the Accra Sports stadium which saw 13 players assemble for training he disclosed that sooner or later he may quit the job and suitable candidates with the relevant experience must be trained so that ... more
  • 10 hours NSA announce gate fees for Black Stars vs South Africa clash Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The National Sports Authority has announced the gate fees for Ghana’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against South Africa on Thursday. ... more
  • 11 hours 3 things that went wrong for the Black Meteors in the 3-2 loss to Egypt Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana’s hopes of qualifying for another Olympic games have taken a turn for the worse as Egypt came back from behind twice to beat the Black Meteors by three goals to two in Cairo on Monday, November 11, 2019. ... more
  • 11 hours PHOTOS: Black Stars gets massive love in Winneba, Makessim en route to Cape Coast for South Africa clash GhanaSoccernet
    Black Stars were shown massive love by fans in Winneba and Makessim as they made their way to Cape Coast for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa.The team's bus made two stops Winneba and Makessim for the players to interact and fraternize with fans as the #BringBackTheLove campaign intensifies.The #BringBackTheLove campaign is an initiative by the new look Ghana Football Association headed by Kurt Okraku. The campaign is aimed at igniting passion and galvanizing support for the Black Stars and other national teams.Black Stars will be hoping to start their qualifying campaign on a high by beating ... more
  • 11 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Black Stars arrive in Cape Coast to a rapturous welcome Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The Black Stars of Ghana have arrived in Cape Coast for the 2021 Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa on Thursday. ... more
  • 11 hours Asante Kotoko deny sacking Norwegian trainer Kjetil Zachariassen Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Asante Kotoko have debunked reports that they parted ways with their Norwegian coach Kjetil Zachariassen on Tuesday. ... more
  • 11 hours Black Stars arrive in Cape Coast to continue preps for South Africa clash Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The Black Stars of Ghana have arrived in Cape Coast to continue preparations for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa. ... more
  • 11 hours Asante Kotoko deny sacking Norwegian trainer Kjetil Zachariassen GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko have debunked reports that they parted ways with their Norwegian coach Kjetil Zachariassen on Tuesday.Widespread reports in the local media say the Porcupine Warriors terminated the contract of the Norwegian on Tuesday after just four months of service.According to reports, Kjetil Zachariassen held a meeting with Asante Kotoko management on today’s (Tuesday) afternoon at the club’ Secretariat, where the two parties have agreed to mutually part ways.However the club's management member Nana Gyambibi denied the report insisting they are unaware of the reports suggesting that the coach has been fired."My brother the report is not true. ... more
  • 12 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Antwi-Adjei, Salisu absent from Black Stars squad in Cape Coast GhanaSoccernet
    Defender Mohammed Salisu and winger Christopher Antwi-Adjei are absent from the Black Stars squad in Cape Coast for the Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa. Salisu and Antwi-Adjei both earned maiden call ups to the senior national team but could not make the trip for different reason.The Real Valladolid defender missed because of an injury he sustained over the weekend playing against Deportivo Alaves in La Liga.Meanwhile, Christopher Antwi-Adjei, who plays for Paderborn in the Bundesliga could not sort out his passport due to bureaucracy at the Ghanaian embassy in Germany.However, 21 players have reported in camp for the game against ... more
  • 12 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Black Stars arrive in Cape Coast to a rapturous welcome GhanaSoccernet
    The Black Stars of Ghana have arrived in Cape Coast for the Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa on Thursday. The team were met by hundreds of fans, who sang and chanted the names of their heroes as part of the campaign to reignite the nation's passion for the sport.En-route to Cape Coast the players made stops at Mankessim and Winneba to greet and interact with fans of the senior national team.The team headed to their base in Cape Coast, where they will rest for sometime before heading to the Cape Coast stadium for their first training.Twenty One players made the ... more
  • 13 hours Nyantakyi didn’t undermine George Afriyie during GFA elections – Saanie Daara Ghanaweb -Soccer
    A former head of communications for the Ghana FA, Ibrahim Sannie Daara has refuted media reports that former GFA President, Kwesi Nyantakyi played a role in the just ended GFA elections which saw Kurt E. ... more
  • 13 hours #BringBackTheLove campaign catches fires as fans mob Black Stars in Winneba, Mankessim GhanaSoccernet
    The #BringBackTheLove has proven to be a massive hit with football fans in Ghana as the Black Stars were mobbed in the towns of Mankessim and Winneba on their way to Cape Coast for Thursday's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.The Ghana Football Association (GFA) announced plans to launch a passion-igniting campaign for the Black Stars' African Cup qualifying campaign and when it was deployed with the Black Stars gifting jerseys and mingling with fans it brought the deisred effect.People from all walks of life were at hand to welcome the team amid drumming and dancing as the team passed ... more
  • 13 hours StarTimes to hold talks with GFA over 10-year contract Ghanaweb -Soccer
    StarTimes Ghana’s head of marketing, Akofa Banson has said her outfit will in the coming days hold talks with the new GFA administration over their deal with the association. ... more
  • 13 hours StarTimes launches talent nurturing programme ‘Bundesliga Football School’ Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Africa’s leading pay-TV service operator StarTimes in collaboration with the German Bundesliga, have rolled out a project targeted at developing young football talents and coaches in Ghana. ... more
  • 13 hours Video: Black Stars players depart from Accra to Cape Coast for South Africa AFCON clash GhanaSoccernet
    21 players including captain Andre Ayew embarked on the trip to Cape Coast in good spirits ahead of Thursday's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.The Black Stars team together with the coaching staff embarked on a familiarizing tour of the Central Region as part of the campaign to #Bringbackthelove to boost support for the senior national team.They were expected to make stopovers in Winneba, Mankessim and Cape Coast before paying a visit to the chiefs of the city.The team will then head to their hotel and later move to the Cape Coast Stadium to continue preparations for the big game on ... more
  • 13 hours We didn’t totally disgrace ourselves at AFCON 2019 – Kwesi Appiah Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah is adamant that the Black Stars didn’t “totally disgrace” themselves during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).</p> <p class="">Ghanaian hearts were once again broken after Tunisia secured a penalty shootout win over the Black Stars in the round of 16 of this year’s AFCON.</p> <p class="">Following what was a tensed 1-1 draw after both regulation and extra time, the North African side triumphed in the ensuing penalty shootout.</p> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img src="http://ocdn.eu/images/pulscms/MjI7MDA_/a7e563c5ecd9debe89010652bb47aeac.jpg" alt="Ghana coach, Kwesi Appiah"> <figcaption>Ghana coach, Kwesi Appiah</figcaption> </figure> <p class="">Caleb Ekuban’s miss proved to be Ghana’s undoing, as Tunisia netted ... more
  • 14 hours ‘I’m still a GFA staff; I don’t know why they haven’t paid me since Anas exposé’ – Sannie Daara Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Former Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/anas-expose-has-turned-out-to-be-a-blessing-sannie-daara/ntmm62g" id="b9ab7469-6f11-4284-a267-28f0a6c6b820" data-link-role-code="none">Ibrahim Sannie Daara</a>, says he does not understand why he is not being paid when he is still a member of the Association.</p> <p class="">According him, no attempt has been made to give him his salary since Anas’ ‘Number 12’ exposé was aired last year.</p> <p class="">He said the Normalisation Committee also never invited him for any official meetings until they exhausted their mandate.</p> <p class=""><strong>READ ALSO</strong>: <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/7-debutants-named-in-kwesi-appiahs-squad-for-south-africa-sao-tome-clash/69ce1x2" id="f466e7ca-2dfd-4876-8938-d2b50b23a4c9" data-link-role-code="none">I won’t justify my call-ups at any press conference – Kwesi Appiah</a></p> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img src="http://ocdn.eu/images/pulscms/Yzc7MDA_/1584b04a97767e60d08a1602087c676e.jpg" ... more
  • 15 hours Saanie Daara’s 4-point advice to Kurt Okraku Ghanaweb -Soccer
    A staff of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Saanie Daara has made some recommendations which he believes if followed will make Kurt Okraku’s administration successful. ... more
  • 15 hours We need to ‘fight’ on the pitch to bring back the love – Dede Ayew Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Andre Dede Ayew, Captain of the Black Stars, has said that, the team would have to give their all to get the positive results to help reignite the passion of football in the country. ... more
  • 15 hours We’ll work hard to bring back the love – Ayew Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Skipper of the Black Stars, Andre Ayew, says they are determined to work hard to win back the love of Ghanaians which has waned for the national team over the last few years. ... more
  • 15 hours Akonnor’s appointment was to give local coaches chance – Appiah Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Black Stars head coach, Kwasi Appiah, has described Coach Charles Kwablan Akonnor’s appointment to the technical team as trying to give the local coaches the opportunity to be part of the national team. ... more
  • 15 hours Black Stars storm Cape Coast ahead of South Africa game on Thursday Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The Black Stars of Ghana will later today arrive in Cape Coast where they will continue their preparations from the 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifiers against South Africa and Sao Tome in the next couple of days. ... more
  • 15 hours We have to start well – Black Stars Captain Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Andre Dede Ayew, Captain of the Black Stars, has said the team will have to start well in the upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers. ... more
  • 15 hours CK Akonnor’s first training session as Black Stars assistant coach Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Charles Kwablan Akonnor oversaw his first duty as Black Stars deputy coach ahead of the forthcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations double-header qualifiers against South Africa and São Tomé and Príncipe The former Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko manager replaced Ibrahim Tanko as deputy trainer late last month for the four-time Africa champions ahead of the two qualifying matches. ... more
  • 15 hours Coach Appiah: We were not disgraced at 2019 AFCON Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Black Stars coach, Kwasi Appiah, disagrees with the assertion that Ghana’s elimination in the 1/16th stage of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) was disgraceful. ... more
  • 16 hours I won’t justify my call-ups at any press conference – Kwesi Appiah Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Black Stars coach <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/7-debutants-named-in-kwesi-appiahs-squad-for-south-africa-sao-tome-clash/69ce1x2" id="c3164917-5d81-4c4d-b9f5-f6b71593a408" data-link-role-code="none">Kwesi Appiah</a> says he doesn’t see the essence of justifying his call-ups at a press conference.</p> <p class="">The 59-year-old has been under pressure in recent months, following a series of underwhelming performances form his side.’</p> <p class="">Appiah’s call-ups have also been questioned by certain quarters, following the Black Stars’ early exit at the AFCON earlier in June.</p> <p class="">Responding to calls for him to start explaining his choices of player selection, he said such an action is unnecessary.</p> <p class="">READ ALSO: <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/andre-ayew-black-stars-havent-failed-weve-gone-to-world-cups-and-afcons/1cxnp92" id="d7e1b1d3-fc30-4f02-98a0-1de78c360434" data-link-role-code="none">‘We’ve gone to World Cups and AFCONs’ – Andre ... more
  • 16 hours PHOTOS: Black Stars bus rebranded to #BringBackTheLove for Cape Coast trip GhanaSoccernet
    The bus carrying the Black Stars from Accra to Cape Coast for their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa has been rebranded in support of new #BringBackTheLove campaign. Black Stars are travelling to Cape Coast on Tuesday morning to continue their preparations for the match.En route to Cape Coast, Black Stars players and technical team are expected to interact with them and distribute paraphernalia as ways of rekindling the love for the senior national team.There has been apathy for the team after the calamitous campaign in Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals.Newly-elected Ghana Football Association president Kurt ... more
  • 17 hours Kwesi Appiah reveals why he chose CK Akonnor as his assistant Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah has revealed the reasons behind his decision to choose Charles Kwablan Akonnor to be his assistant for the senior national team. ... more
  • 17 hours Kwaku Osei Bonsu scores in third straight match as Malacky win in Slovakian third-tier GhanaSoccernet
    Winger Kwaku Osei Bonsu scored once again for FC Malacky in his third consecutive match for Malacky in their 1-0 win over Rusovce in the Slovakian third-tier. The 19-year-old has been on a roll since joining the club from Senica FK.The former Bechem United player scored right on the stroke of half time.Malacky have recorded victories in their last three games since Osei Bonsu moved to the club.Prior to his arrival, they had lost two consecutive games and in 12th position.This was his third goal of the season after signing for the club three weeks ago.Bonsu lasted the entire duration of the ... more
  • 17 hours 3G Awards 2019: Abraham Blankson to be awarded in New York GhanaSoccernet
    This year’s 9th Edition of the 3G Awards is a reminisce of the 2011 version. The 2011 edition honoured many soccer legends and personalities who had travelled to the US for the first time.The 2019 edition will have similar great media personalities also coming to New York for the first time and one of them is the award-winning and great media personality; Abraham Kotei Blankson of Global Media Alliance’s Happyghana.com and Editor for the biggest football website, GHANASoccernet.com3G Media is once again proud to announce that Abraham Blankson has confirmed and attending the 9th edition ceremony in New York as ... more
  • 17 hours ‘We’ve gone to World Cups and AFCONs’ – Andre Ayew rejects Black Stars failure tag Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Black Stars captain <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/andre-ayew-scores-as-swansea-city-salvage-draw-at-sheffield-wednesday/x6v1sce" id="b2164404-7e5c-4ca4-88c3-c2acae5df8ff" data-link-role-code="none">Andre Ayew</a> has strongly rejected claims that the team has failed to excel in recent years.</p> <p class="">In his view, the team has done what others have failed to achieve by consistently qualifying for major tournaments.</p> <p class="">The 29-year-old pointed to Ghana’s successive World Cup and Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifications as proof that the Black Stars are doing well.</p> <p class="">READ ALSO: <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/u23-afcon-ibrahim-tanko-hoping-egypt-will-do-ghana-a-favour-by-beating-cameroon/sbktd6q" id="2aca0d79-a0e7-4266-b340-9721493fdc2c">U23 AFCON: Ibrahim Tanko hoping Egypt will do Ghana a favour by beating Cameroon</a></p> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img src="http://ocdn.eu/images/pulscms/NGQ7MDA_/ffdd57677c0f67b95f2c6ae58a4307ba.jpeg" alt="Andre Ayew and Black Stars coach, Kwesi Appiah"> ... more
  • 17 hours I’m still a staff of the GFA – Saanie Daara Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ibrahim Saanie Dara has confirmed that he remains a staff of the Ghana Football Association despite not receiving any salary since the airing of the Number 12 documentary by Anas Aremeyaw Anas in June 2018. ... more
  • 17 hours 2021 AFCON Qualifiers: South Africa to train in Cape Coast today ahead of Ghana clash GhanaSoccernet
    South Africa will train for the first time in Ghana on Tuesday ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match against Black Stars. Bafana Bafana who arrived in the West African country on Monday night will train at the Cape Coast Stadium, venue for Thursday clash.Head coachMolefi Ntseki has no injury concern and will have players available for training.This will be the first meeting between Ghana and South Africa in an official match since 2015 when they met at the Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. Black Stars won 2-1 thanks to a two second-half strikes from ... more
  • 17 hours Kwadwo Asamoah praises Inter’s comeback win against Hellas Verona GhanaSoccernet
    Midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah has praised Inter Milan's comeback win against Hellas Verona in the Serie A on Saturday. The Nerazurri's produced a spirited performance to claw back from a goal down to beat the serie A returnees.Asamoah did not play because of injury but was excited by his side's performance praising their display."Good reaction and deserved win!," he posted on Twitter after the game.Valerio Verre opened the scoring for the travelling side from the spot on 19 minutes.Before a second half surge saw Matias Vecino and Nicolo Barella score to snatch victory for Inter at the San Siro.Asamoah is still recovering ... more
  • 18 hours 2021 AFCON Qualifiers: Injuries ravage Ghana squad ahead of South Africa match Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana's squad for double-header 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers have been rocked by injuries. ... more
  • 18 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: South Africa arrive in Ghana for November 14 clash Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The South African national team, Bafana Bafana, has arrived in Ghana ahead of their AFCON 2021 Qualifiers in Cape Coast on Thursday, November 14. ... more
  • 18 hours U23 AFCON: Ibrahim Tanko hoping Egypt will do Ghana a favour by beating Cameroon Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Black Meteors coach, Ibrahim Tanko has admitted that Ghana’s hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals of the ongoing U23 AFCON hangs in the balance.</p> <p class="">Ghana has so far failed to pick up a win in two group games, drawing with Cameroon and <a href="https://www.pulse.com.gh/sports/football/africa-u-23-nations-cup-egypt-score-two-late-minutes-goals-to-sink-ghana-in-5-goal/nmh5rk1" id="fc25831a-2629-453e-9340-ee9c8069e7b7" data-link-role-code="none">losing to hosts Egypt.</a></p> <p class="">This has left the Black Meteors in a very shaky position, with Egypt and Cameroon having six and four points, respectively.</p> <p class="">Speaking after Ghana’s 3-2 loss to Egypt on Monday, Tanko said his side will play to win in the final group game against Mali.</p> <p class="">READ ... more
  • 18 hours I won’t coach Ghana forever – Coach Kwasi Appiah Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Coach of the Black Stars Kwasi Appiah has hinted that sooner or later he will kiss bye bye to his role as trainer of the senior national team. ... more
  • 18 hours Andre Ayew targets winning start against South Africa in AFCON qualifiers Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana captain Andre Ayew is hoping the Black Stars will begin their quest for qualification for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations against South Africa on a winning note. ... more
  • 18 hours 2021 AFCON Qualifiers: Injuries ravage Ghana squad ahead of South Africa match GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana's squad for double-header 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers have been rocked by injuries.Head coach Kwesi Appiah invited 21 players for the games against South Africa and Sao Tome Principe but he will not have all players available as injuries have ruled out four.Harrison Afful was the first to pull out followed by Mubarak Wakaso who broke his hand and has undergone successful surgery.On Monday, debutants Mohammed Salisu and Christopher Antwi-Adjei also withdrew from the squad. Salisu is due to injury while Antwi-Adjei, born in Germany, is yet to receive Ghanaian passport.Kwesi Appiah, has, however, managed to replace ... more
  • 18 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: This qualification is going to be difficult but we will go through- Andre Ayew GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana captain Andre Ayew has admitted the Black Stars will have a tough qualification campaign but remains adamant the team will certainly reach the Nations Cup in 2021. The West Africans have been paired alongside Sudan, South Africa and Sao Tome in Group C of the 2021 Afcon qualifiers.The team begins the qualifiers on Thursday when they hosts South Africa at the Cape Coast Stadium.“Sudan are a very tough team. We have met them a few times. [For] South Africa, we have met them a lot of times. Right now every team has its qualities so we have to block their ... more
  • 18 hours 2021 AFCON Qualifiers: South Africa to train in Cape Coast today ahead of Ghana clash Ghanaweb -Soccer
    South Africa will train for the first time in Ghana on Tuesday ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match against Black Stars. ... more
  • 18 hours Ghana defender Joseph Aidoo among four Celta Vigo players on international break GhanaSoccernet
    Defender Joseph Aidoo is among four Celta Vigo players on international duty.The 24-year-old has been called by Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nation qualifiers against South Africa and Sao Tome and Principe.Aidoo, who has impressed for the Spanish side, is expected to get another chance with the Black Stars.The four-time African champions will take on the Bafana Bafana on Thursday before traveling to Sao Tome and Principe four days later. ... more
  • 18 hours U-23 AFCON: We hope Egypt does Ghana a favour in Cameroon clash – Tanko Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Head coach of the Black Meteors Ibrahim Tanko is banging his hope on Egypt to do his outfit a favour in the final group match of the ongoing U-23 AFCON. ... more
  • 18 hours U23 AFCON: Ghana coach Tanko turns to mathematics after Egypt loss Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Ghana coach Ibrahim Tanko is counting on a favour from hosts Egypt to stand a chance of qualifying for the knockout stage of the Africa U23 Cup of Nations following a disappointing loss on Monday. ... more
  • 18 hours VIDEO: Ghana 2-3 Egypt — Sluggish Black Meteors plummet against Young Pharaohs in U23 AFCON GhanaSoccernet
    Egypt fought back twice to beat Ghana 3-2 in the second match of Group A of the ongoing U23 Africa Cup of Nations on Monday.The Black Meteors — who were playing as host against the young Pharaohs — broke the deadlock in the 6th minute of the match through captain Yaw Yeboah.But Ibrahim Tanko’s men failed to protect their slim lead as Egypt hit back via Mostafa Mohamed in the 17th minute.Ghana came back stronger after recess before regaining their advantage after Samuel Obeng smart finish beat goalkeeper Mohamed Sobhi in Egypt’s goal post.Egypt however fought back to draw level ... more
  • 18 hours 2021 AFCON Qualifiers: South Africa arrive in Cape Coast ahead of Ghana clash GhanaSoccernet
    South Africa have landed in Cape Coast ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match with Ghana. They arrived in Accra on Monday night and moved straight to the Central Regional capital where the match will be played on Thursday.Bafana Bafana are expected to train on Tuesday afternoon at the match venue, Cape Coast Stadium.Black Stars will also arrive in Cape Coast on Tuesday to continue their preparations which started in Accra on Monday.Thursday's clash is the first official meeting since a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) group stage clash which the Black Stars won 2-1.Prior to ... more
  • 19 hours CAF U-23 Cup of Nations: We played a great game but lost in the end- Ibrahim Tanko GhanaSoccernet
    Black Meteors coach Ibrahim Tanko insists his side played a 'great game' against Egypt but were unlucky to lose to the hosts. The Ghana U-23 team lost to Egypt after twice taking the lead in a highly tensed game at the Cairo International Stadium.The defeat leaves Ghana needing a win against Mali in the final game and hope the Egyptians do them a favour by beating Cameroon."We played a great game but lost in the end, this is football. I congratulate Egypt on qualifying. We will play to win against Mali and hope for a favorable result from Egypt match against ... more
  • 19 hours Andre Ayew pooh-poohs "Bring back love campaign" insists there is LOVE for Black Stars GhanaSoccernet
    Andre Ayew has pooh-poohed the Ghana FA campaign to ignite love for the national team, insisting there is immense love for the Black Stars.The Swansea City star has downplayed the "Bring back the love" campaign launched by the new Ghana Football Association aimed at igniting passion and restoring love for the four-time African champions.Ghana FA boss Kurt Okraku has been leading the campaign to mobilize support for the national team.There is a trending hashtag #BringBackTheLove on social media pushing for Ghanaians to get back to loving their national football teams once more.But Black Stars captain Andre Ayew has rubbished the campaign as ... more
  • 19 hours We’ve all learnt our lessons after 2019 AFCON – Kwesi Appiah Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The Black Stars of Ghana were handed a humiliating exit at the hands of Tunisians in the round of 16 through our usual penalty shoot out hoodoo at the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt. ... more
  • 19 hours National U-15 scouting begins Today Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The newly constituted technical team of the National Under 15 male side will begin a nationwide scouting program tomorrow to select players for an upcoming WAFU Under 15 Tournament in Burkina Faso next month. ... more
  • 19 hours MTN commends SWAG for technology innovation Ghanaweb -Soccer
    The headline sponsor of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana Awards, MTN, has congratulated SWAG for adapting the use of the use of technology in their elections. ... more
  • 19 hours Thomas Partey to miss Granada clash due to suspension but will face Barcelona GhanaSoccernet
    Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey will miss the side La Liga clash against Granada due to suspension but will be available to face Barcelona.The 26-year-old will miss the trip to the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes after the international due to accumulated yellow cards.The Ghana international was booked against Espanyol which rules him out of the clash against Granada.However, Partey will be available for the crunch tie against Barcelona.&nbsp; ... more
  • 19 hours I won’t organize press conference to justify call-ups – Kwesi Appiah Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Coach of the Black Stars Kwasi Appiah says it is irrelevant to hold press conferences and explain his choice of selection of players to the senior national team. ... more
  • 19 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Cape Coast stadium sees major pitch improvement for SA game GhanaSoccernet
    The Cape Coast Stadium has seen a major pitch improvement ahead of the Nations Cup qualify against South Africa on Thursday. The surface of the pitch was a major course for concern ahead of the game on Thursday following reports of it's brownish nature.However, authorities from the National Sports Council took a swift action to ensure it is in the best shape for the AFCON qualify.The senior national team players will travel to Cape Coast today to continue with preparations for the upcoming game against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa.Thirteen players including captain Andre Ayew reported to training on Monday, ... more
  • 19 hours Ghanaian winger Osman Bukari named Player of the Week in Slovakia GhanaSoccernet
    Explosive Ghana youth star Osman Bukari has been named Player of the Week in the Slovakia following his recent heroics in the country's top-flight.The 20-year-old scored three goals in three matches in seven days drawing attention to his performances for AS Trencin.His top form for the Fortuna Liga club resulted in the decision to give him the award on Monday.The winger, who should have been part of Ghana's team at the U23 AFCON in Egypt, was refused by Trencin claiming it was out of the international calendar but has continued to excel for the top-flight club.Osman exhibited his blistering form ... more
  • 19 hours Africa U-23 Nations Cup: Egypt score two late minutes goals to sink Ghana in 5-goal thriller Pulse -Sports
    <p class="">Hosts Egypt came from behind to beat Ghana 3-2 in group A of the 2019 of the Africa U23 Nations Cup.</p> <p class="">The Egyptians have secured qualification into the semifinals of the competition while Ghana would need a win in their final group game, while hoping, Egypt beat Cameroon.</p> <p class="">Ghana skipper Yaw Yeboah sent the Black Meteors into the lead in the 6th minute, after a cross from from Samuel Obeng.</p> <p class="">Egypt responded in the 17th minute when Ahmed Aboul-Fotouh went up the left flank and sent an accurate cross towards Mostafa Mohamed, who headed the ball ... more
  • 19 hours Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Lebogang Manyama earns late call-up for Ghana AFCON match GhanaSoccernet
    Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Lebogang Manyama has earned a late call-up into South Africa's squad for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ghana on Thursday.The 29-year-old replaces injured Mamelodi Sundowns enforcer Themba Zwane for the match against the Black Stars at the Cape Coast stadium.“Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Lebogang Manyama has been called up to Bafana Bafana for the two crucial Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations clashes against Ghana and Sudan.”“Manyama, who has already reported for national team duty, replaces the injured Themba Zwane of Mamelodi Sundowns,” SAFA confirmed.The Bafana Bafana have arrived in Ghana for the big match against the ... more
  • 20 hours Ghanaian forward Grejohn Kyei scores debut goal for Servette FC in win over FC Luzern GhanaSoccernet
    Ghanaian forward Grejohn Kyei was on target for Servette FC in their 2-1 win over  FC Luzern in the Swiss Super League at the weekend.The 25-year-old opened the scoring in the 9 minutes before Varol Tasar on 24 minutes.Ibrahima Indiaye pulled a goal back for the home side in the 66th minutes but that was enough as they suffered the setback.French-born forward Grejohn Kyei was replaced in the 67th minute by Cespedes. ... more
  • 20 hours Video: Ghana captain Andre Ayew reveals why fans are unhappy, insists Black Stars have excelled GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana captain Andre Ayew says the Black Stars' inability to win trophies is a major source of disaffection and says a title success will also help win back the fans.The Swansea City ace says while others efforts are underway to win back the disgruntled fans, players must also fight to complement the effort by winning trophies.The Black Stars captain disagreed with the assertion that the team has not excelled saying that the joy that the country has had with three successive World Cup appearances and several finals and semis appearances is testament to the team's good showing.Ayew acknowledged the difficulty ... more
  • 20 hours U23 AFCON: Ibrahim Tanko refuses to give up qualification hopes despite Egypt defeat Ghanaweb -Soccer
    Coach Ibrahim Tanko is not giving up hopes of qualifying for the semifinals in the ongoing U23 AFCON after defeat to Egypt left his side on the brink of elimination. ... more
  • 20 hours EXCLUSIVE: SC Paderborn winger Christopher Antwi-Adjei withdraws from Ghana squad due to passport bureaucracy GhanaSoccernet
    German-based wideman Christopher Antwi-Adjei has withdrawn from Ghana's squad for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against South Africa and São Tomé and Príncipe due to documentation, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report.The SC Paderborn has not been able to acquire his Ghanaian passport, making it virtually impossible to travel to the West African nation for the double-header.The 25-year-old was expected to acquire the required documentation to enable him travel to his native country this week but bureaucracy in securing his passport, means he won't be available for the match.Antwi-Adjei cannot receive his passport on time to travel for the clash against Bafana ... more
  • 20 hours I look forward to seeing how President Kurt Okraku reignites the confidence of Ghanaians in Ghana football- Neil Armstrong Mortagbe GhanaSoccernet
    A little over a couple of weeks ago, the Congress of the Ghana Football Association elected Kurt Okraku as its new President after a keen contest.Human Capital Developer, Marketing Consultant and former Managing Director of Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club Limited, Mr Neil Armstrong-Mortagbe, in an interview with Accra-based Class FM (91.3 MHz), has indicated how eager he is to see how the Kurt Okraku led Executive Council sets about the task of reigniting the passion of Ghanaians for Ghana Football.Mr. Armstrong-Mortagbe asserted that the confidence and trust of Ghanaians in the Ghana Football establishment had significantly waned ever ... more
  • 20 hours Kurt Okuraku was Chosen by God to lead Ghana Football-Prophetess Bernice Ohene GhanaSoccernet
    The General overseer Of Love way International Ministries, Prophetess Bernice Ohene has marked the newly elected GFA President Kurt Okuraku for greatness claiming he will do exploits.Her comments comes after she was speaking to a crop of journalists in Accra following what she described as a divine intervention in Ghana football."I am a spiritual person and God talks to me. The new FA boss (Kurt) would do better than Nyantakyi".She further added that the previous administration led by Nyantakyi even though did their best had a lot of lapses and that would make the difference for the new administration."Nyantakyi did ... more
  • 20 hours AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Black Stars to start training in Cape Coast today ahead of SA clash GhanaSoccernet
    Ghana's Black Stars will begin training at the Cape Coast Stadium on Tuesday ahead of the 2021 AFCON qualifier against South Africa on Thursday. The team started training in Accra on Monday but with the game scheduled for Cape Coast on Thursday, the team will leave the capital today to continue preparations for the clash.The team together will the coach will embark on a familiarizing tour when they arrive in the Central Region as part of the campaign to bring back the love for the senior national team.The team will then head to their hotel and later move to the Cape ... more
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