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Swansea City manager Paul Clement has confirmed the Premier League side has made a cash plus player for offer for Aston Villa’s Ghanaian striker, Jordan Ayew.  The Welsh club are poised to complete a deal which will see them pay Villa £5million for the £9million-rated Ghana international, with 27-year-old Taylor also included as part of the transfer. Ayew, who has scored ten goals since joining Villa from Lorient in the summer of 2015, is one of several players boss Steve Bruce was prepared to offload during the January window. Wales international Taylor will meanwhile provide competition for Jordan Amavi in…

The President of the Ghana football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi has hit back at a school of thought which believes the Black Stars do not dominate games to win. The Ghana football Capo says Football, unlike boxing is not played to accumulate more points by playing well or dominating to get needed result. The President speaking after Ghana’s win over Dr Congo on sunday in quarter-final game of the AFCON 2017 stated the sport doesn’t necessary require romantic play to grind result. “The most important thing in a game is to win. It doesn’t matter how you win. Football is not…

Ismaily SC have announced that Ghanaian defender Richard Baffour has officially joined the club from Ghanaian side Bechem United FC. This is Ismaily’s sixth signing of the January transfer window after deals for Colombian striker Diego Calderon, Nader Ramadan, Dakhelya’s Islam Abdelnaim to support the squad. The player is supposed to be registered instead of Ghana’s Emmanuel Banahene, who left Ismaily heading to Ghana, after the club has failed to fulfill their contractual obligations towards him, with the player going months without pay. The Ghanaian could also be registered instead of Torric Jebrin who was loaned to Saudi side Al-Wehda.…

Black Stars deputy captain Andre Ayew has equaled Asamoah Gyan’s record at the Africa Cup of Nations after scoring in the team’s 2-1 victory over DR Congo on Sunday. The West Ham United forward scored the match-winner from the spot kick to increase his goal tally at the Cup of Nations to eight goals. Andrew who made his Nations Cup debut for the Ghana in 2008 when Ghana hosted the tournament had netted seven goals in the competition prior to the game against DR Congo. Ayew gilded Ghana to semi final stage of the 2017 AFCON being stage in Gabon…

Ghana sealed a semi final qualification in the ongoing African Cup of nations happening in Gabon after beating Dr Congo 2-1 in an end to end game on Sunday. Goals from brothers, Jordan  Ayew and Dede Ayew in 64th minute and 76 minute ensured Ghana’s victory over Dr Congo. Mpoku, 3 minutes after Ghana took the lead brought Dr Congo into a level terms but that didn’t last as Lumasalisa brought down Atsu in the penalty box to gift a penalty for the Ghanaians which Dede Ayew converted with ease. HERE ARE OUR HIGHLIGHTS OF THE GAME: MBOKANI’S MISS: Dr…

Ghana will on Thursday battle Cameroon for a grand finale berth at the Semi- final stage of the ongoing African Cup of Nations Competition in Gabon. The Black Stars beat highly resurgent side DR. Congo 2-1 on Sunday evening to book qualification to the last four of the tournament. Striker Jordan Ayew shot Ghana in front on the 62nd minute after a barren first half encounter. The Congolese however equalised in the 68th minute after Paul-Jose M’poku scored from a long-range shot. Deputy Captain  Andre Ayew stepped up and slotted home from the spot to give Ghana the much-needed win in…

Ghana has its 6th consecutive semi-finals qualification after defeating DR Congo 2-1 in the quarters-finals of the ongoing AFCON at the Oyem sports stadium this evening. The first half of the encounter saw both sides settling for goalless draw but it was Ghana who saw the first goal after Jordan Ayew neatly went pass Congo’s defenders before planting in the top corner in the 63rd minutes. The Congolese responded quickly with a sublime strike minutes later but it was not all over after Christian Atsu was brought down. Andre Ayew stood up and put Ghana in front. The Leopard went…

Longest serving Asante Kotoko player Stephen Oduro has eventually consented to the club’s management about his retirement package. This comes after a multiple efforts to convince the midfielder by previous managements of the club to call it a quit but the midfielder had been reluctant insisting he’s still got the ability to play at the highest level. After a series of meetings between Oduro and the Dr Kwame Kyei’s led administration the dynamic midfielder has agreed to accept the retirement package from the club to him. Part of the package includes the player having a lifetime monthly financial claims after…

Ahead of Ghana’s AFCON 2017 quarter final clash with his National team in Oyem on Sunday, injured D. R. Congo forward Yannick Bolasie has taken to social media to warn the Black Stars. The Everton man is currently undergoing treatment on the knee injury he picked up against Manchester United last month which ruled him out of the Gabon showpiece. But he is certainly monitoring proceedings in Gabon and with Congo defying the odds to qualify to the quarter final as group ahead of Ivory and Togo in Group C, Bolasie is opstimystic his teammates can beat Ghana and make…

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