Browsing: Ghana Football Association

USA head coach Bruce Arena has named the final 23-man squad to face Ghana in next month’s international friendly. The select band of players will also be representing the country in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup. With a mix of veterans and promising young talent, the United States will seek its sixth confederation championship title. ”It’s a good roster with a nice blend of experienced, veteran players and a good group of newcomers as well,” Arena said. ”There’s good balance at every position. We can play a number of ways, and I think all these players have a desire to…

Al Hilal’s Ghanaian striker, Abednego Kofi Tetteh has ruled out playing for the Sudanese National Team after declining an approached by Sudan’s football governing body’s  bid to facilitate a nationality switch for him. Reports emerging from Sudan indicate that, the Sudan FA has contacted the highly rated goal poacher over a switch to represent the Falcons of Jediane following his remarkable performances in the Sudanese top flight league. Dspite Tetteh’s rich vein of form in front of goal, the former Bechem United forward was snubbed by Coach Kwesi Appiah for the Black Stars 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier as…

General Overseer of God’s Crown Chapel in Kumasi, Prophet Reindolph Oduro Gyebi popularly known as Eagle prophet has predicted the Black Stars of Ghana will involved in a fatal plane crash while former national team legend, Abedi Pele will also die from a strange sickness. Speaking on Kumasi based Abusua FM, Prophet Oduro Gyebi indicated that spiritually, he sees the soccer maestro losing his life through some strange sickness cast on him by an enemy. The ‘Prophet’ however said “if the nation and the family of Abedi Pele pray to God for intervention, the untimely death of the legendary Ghanaian…

A 10-man Asante Kotoko team managed to pick a vital point in Dormaa on Monday in their Ghana week 18 fixture after a pulsating goalless draw game Aduana Stars. Midfielder Owusu Jackson could not play entire duration after being re carded in the crucial clash. The Dormaa giants who have amassed 34 points are now two points adrift league leaders WAFA. The Ogya lads had plenty chances in the first half but they failed to unlock Kotoko back four in the first half. The story wasn’t different in the second half as the host dominated play but they failed to…

26 players of the Black Stars and both the technical team members and officials of the GFA were at the Manhyia Palace to seek the blessings of the Asantehene ahead of Sunday AFCON 2019 Qualifier match against Ethiopia. The Manhyia Palace was packed as the Black Stars paid a courtesy call on Otumfuo Osei Tutu II ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifying game against Ethiopia. The delegation to the Manhyia Palace was led by the Hon deputy Minister for Youth and Sports, Pious Enam Hadzide. Some of the officials of the Ghana Football Association who accompanied the team were…

Sulley Ali Muntari is not happy with the Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Saanie Daara. In a latest interview, the 32 year old footballer lashed out at Saanie for suggesting the GFA called him after he suffered racial abuse in Italy. The star midfielder and his wife were being interviewed on Starr FM when Sani texted in to rebut Sulley’s statement indicating that the GFA did not reach out to him. “Saanie shouldn’t try and call you or talk to you.” Sulley fumed. “People like that don’t deserve anything. Where is he, how did he call you.…

Great Olympics management member Fred Pappoe has said he’s ready to contest for the Ghana Football Association Presidency. The Astute football administrator Pappoe has been tipped as a perfect man to succeed incumbent FA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi who is likely to resign after his tenure in office in 2019. Many football enthusiasts are calling for the former Black Stars management chairman who once worked as Vice President of the Ghana Football Association to grab the enviable position. Pappoe disclosed to Agoo TV he is ready occupy the big role at the FA. “Why not, if I see it necessary to…

Captain of the Black Stars Asamoah Gyan has fired a warning shot to Ethiopia ahead of Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier showdown in Kumasi. Gyan addressing the media after the team’s session, the 31-year-old poacher expressed optimism that the East Africans will not escape their wrath when the two sides lock horns at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday. “Winning this game will boost our confidence for the remaining qualifying games. We have to go all out,” Gyan stressed. “I think moving the game to Kumasi is a good idea because it has been since we played…

Technical Coordinator of the Black Stars Stephen Appiah has hailed Kumasi as a special place for the team ahead of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Walias of Ethiopia at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday. “Kumasi is a very important place for us, we are here to do the business and the atmosphere is charged already so we are calling on the fans to support the team in their numbers on Sunday,” says Appiah after the team’s training session. Stephen Appiah quashed suggestions that there is enormous pressure on the technical team. “There is pressure in…

The Black Stars ‘B’ will face the Gambian national team in a friendly at the Accra Sports Stadium today Wednesday June 7. The Scorpions are in Accra as part of preparations for their AFCON qualifying match against Benin this weekend. The Black Stars ‘B’ will break camp immediately after the friendly game to allow the players to join their respective clubs for their league matches. Kick off is scheduled for 9am.

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