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2021 AFCON: Debutants Comoros sends Ghana back home

Three goals from debutants Comoros, coupled with Andre Dede Ayew’s red card ended the Black Stars’ desire of qualifying to the knockout stage of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. The crucial match played at the Stade Rounde Adjia on Tuesday evening ended 3-2 in favour of the debutants to send Ghana packing from the biennial competition. …

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‘This is our worst performance at Africa Cup of Nations since 1963’ – Gabby Otchere-Darko fumes

High ranking member of the governing National Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Gabby Otchere-Darko is livid after Black Stars shambolic performance at the AFCON 2021 tournament in Cameroon. Otchere-Darko described Ghana’s performance at the tournament as the worst ever in the history of the country’s national team since 1963. The four-time African Champions, shockingly loss 2:0 to Comoros in the final …

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Dissolve Black Stars, hire a new coach – Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe

A former President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Dr Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe has called for the dissolution of the senior national team, the Black Stars following the abysmal performance in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. He also called for the appointment of a new coach who should be given the space to work and select the players he believes can …

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2021 AFCON: We will deliver AFCON trophy with our last blood—Dede

Skipper of the Black Stars, Andre Dede Ayew, has stated the readiness of the team to deliver the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Trophy. “AFCON is a very tough competition. We are seen as under-dogs in this competition and it is okay. Teams have proved they have improved so, we will go with determination, hunger to prove a point. “We will …

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Black Stars through to play-off stages of 2022 World Cup qualifiers

The Black Stars of Ghana have advanced to the play-off stages of the 2022 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup qualifiers after beating South Africa by a lone goal at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium. A 33rd-minute penalty converted by Captain Andre Ayew was the minimum requirement by Ghana to make the progress, as they topped the group …

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2022 WCQ Preview: Ghana, South Africa lock horns in an epic qualification showdown

All roads lead to the Cape Coast Sports Stadium come Sunday when Ghana’s Black Stars battle the Bafana Bafana of South Africa for a place in the final round of the African qualifiers for the 2022 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup. The ‘mathematics’ has come into play with Ghana needing a win to progress while South Africa …

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Accra Lions, Elmina Sharks share spoils in GPL opener

Ghana Premier League newboys Accra Lions played a 1-1 draw against Elmina Sharks on the opening day of the new season. Accra Lions attacker Abdul Rauf scored in the 83rd minute to cancel out Michelle Sarpong’s opener for the away side in a fascinating encounter played at the Accra Sports Stadium. The home side were the much better side in …

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Match Report: Hearts of Oak 2-0 CI Kamsar (CAF Champions League)

Hearts of Oak are through to the next stage of the CFA Champions League after an impressive second-half performance saw them beat Guinean side CI Kamsar behind closed doors. Kamsar’s defensive approach worked in the first half as they limited Hearts of Oak fewer opportunities despite the Ghanaian side dominating possession at the Accra Sports Stadium. It continued until the …

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FIFA WCQ: South Africa topple Ghana in Group G after win

Accra,GNA – A late second half strike from Bongokuhle Hlongwane was enough to secure maximum points for the Bafana Bafana of South Africa as they edged the Black Stars of Ghana 1-0 at the FNB Stadium on Monday. They would now top Group G with four points after two games followed by Ghana who have three points. Zimbabwe have a …

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Believe in local coaches to deliver AFCON title once again – Akonnor

Accra, GNA – Charles Kwablan Akunnor, Head Coach of the senior national team, the Black Stars, says local coaches have the capacity to deliver another African Cup of Nations (AFCON) title for Ghana. The Black Stars of Ghana would begin their quest to win the fifth continental accolade in Cameroon next January as they are in Group C together with …

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