Black Stars

USA ready for a difficult Ghana match

  Just as James Bond always seems to run into his nemesis at a casino, the U.S. men’s national team always seems to encounter Ghana at the World Cup. The Americans and the Black Stars have squared off in each of the past three editions of the tournament and the 2-1 score line in every

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Samuel Tetteh marks Austrian league debut

  Samuel Tetteh joins his teammates to celebrate Samuel Tetteh played his first Austrian second-tier league match for FC Liefering on Friday as they beat Horn 1-0 at home. The Ghana winger, who is on loan from Austrian top-flight side Red Bull Salzburg, was named in the starting line-up and played for 70 minutes. Head

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Sports Ministry owes $20m – Vanderpuye

Sports Minister Nii Lante Vanderpuye The Sports Minister, Nii Lante Vanderpuye, has revealed that his outfit is in a colossal debt of $20 million and could face the wrath of the law courts anytime. Most of these debtors have summoned the Ministry to various courts in the country and this could see the accounts of

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Shanghai SIPG to pay €20m for Asamoah Gyan?

Chinese side, Shanghai SIPG are expected to dig deep into their pockets to pay a transfer fee close to €20m to Al Ain for Ghanaian international and captain of the senior national side, Asamoah Gyan. The 29-year-old striker is expected to arrive in China on Wednesday to undergo a medical and sign onto a bumper

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A Whale On The Beach

When you stink, you don’t fart. That is a lesson well known to the humble in spirit. So, they learn from the wise and become wise. Yet, the proud and the arrogant know no such wisdom. Some of them may be accomplished, yet not polished. So, they trade in knowledge for ignorance, grace for rage,

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Ghana names 27 for CHAN 2016 Qualifiers

Twenty-seven (27) players have been invited to the home-based Black Stars camp as the team prepares for the 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifiers in June. The first batch of players who have received call ups are expected to report at the team’s camp in Obuasi on Monday March 9 at 2pm. The list of

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Don’t expect much from Black Stars – Grant

Ghana Black Stars coach, Avram Grant, has called on Ghanaians to restrain their expectations ahead of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. According to Grant Ghanaians should not expect much from the team because he is building for the future. "It is not that we don't want to win. We want to win more than

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A MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB

Mountain-climbing can be an exciting, rewarding adventure, according to the lore of enthusiasts and aficionados. It could be dangerous, even lethal, most enthusiasts concede, but with proper planning and great preparations, it could be a very rich, rewarding experience. What is more, the good thing about mountains is that, they take us to the top,

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Grant will feel Ghana pressure- Andre Ayew

Avram Grant will feel the heat during his expected spell as Ghana coach but is hopeful the Israeli will lead Ghana to win trophies at the highest level. The former Chelsea boss has been in Accra since last Wednesday and is expected to be named the new Black Stars coach after Wednesday’s qualifier against Togo.

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Commission Gets More Time To Scrutinise GFA

The Presidential Commission of Inquiry looking into Ghana's failed Brazil 2014 World Cup campaign has had their mandated extended by a month. Accordingly, the Commission gets more time to take a detailed look into financial transactions of the Ghana Football Association specifically regarding cash paid towards the Black Stars' participation at the World Cup by

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Not So Fast – Dzamefe Commission

The Presidential Commission of Inquiry has halted the Ghana Football Association from refunding the the World Cup money to the government of Ghana, according to allsports.com.gh The GFA was on Thursday, supposed to meet the Minister of Youth and Sports Mahama Ayariga to refund monies given to the Black Stars to participate in the 2014

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ACHEAMPONG TO REPLACE ANDRE AYEW?

Les Phoceens are ready to sign the Ghanaian winger from Anderlecht as a replacement for Ayew who is on his way out Olympique Marseille manager Marcelo Bielsa has set his eyes on Anderlecht winger Frank Acheampong as a replacement for Andre Ayew. The Black Stars midfielder is set to leave the Ligue 1 next summer,

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#SayNoToRacism: Verona charged after racially abusing Sulley Muntari

Italian Serie A club Hellas Verona have been charged by the Serie A disciplinary tribunal after fans of the club allegedly directed monkey chants to Ghana international Sulley Muntari in AC Milan’s game on Sunday. The Italian club has denied the accusation but the disciplinary body outlined that about 3000 of the 5000 fans in

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GHANA TO SUB MOROCCO FOR AFCON 2015?

The Confederation of African Football has approached Ghana and South Africa about hosting the 2015 Nations Cup. Last week, scheduled hosts Morocco asked Caf to postpone the January tournament because of fears over Ebola. "Caf wrote to us and indicated that Morocco had given strong indications they would pull out if Caf did not change

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