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Match Preview: South Africa vs Ghana

Match Preview: South Africa vs Ghana

Jan. 27 | South Africa need a win against Ghana to have any chance of keeping their African Cup of Nations dreams alive. Ephraim Mashaba is holding on to the hope that South Africa can qualify for the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations when they take...

WC 2014 Match Preview: Portugal vs Ghana

WC 2014 Match Preview: Portugal vs Ghana

Jun. 26 | Portugal and Ghana meet on Thursday in the knowledge that three points may not be enough to save their respective FIFA World Cup campaigns. Both teams have taken just one point from their first two Group G encounters, and a draw between Germany and the...

WC 2014 – Group G: Ghana Squad List

WC 2014 – Group G: Ghana Squad List

Jun. 9 | Goalkeepers: Fatau Dauda (Orlando Pirates), Adam Kwarasey (Stromsgodset), Stephen Adams (Aduana Stars) Defenders: Samuel Inkoom (Platanias), Daniel Opare (Standard Liege), Harrison Afful (Esperance), John Boye (Rennes), Jonathan Mensah (Evian), Rashid...

Egypt 2 Ghana 1: Black Stars also book their World Cup place

Egypt 2 Ghana 1: Black Stars also book their World Cup place

Nov. 20 | Ghana secured a third successive World Cup finals appearance despite being beaten by Egypt in the second leg of their playoff in Cairo on Tuesday. The Ghanaians triumphed 7-3 on aggregate, having done the hard work in the first leg in Kumasi last month,...

Liverpool have offered trials to three youngsters from Ghana

Liverpool have offered trials to three youngsters from Ghana

Mar. 26 | Liverpool have offered trials to three rising stars from Ghana. Bright Gyenfi, a 16-year-old defender and 18-year-old midfielders James Akaminko and Nurudeen Amed are on the books of Prampram Mighty Royals. A number of Premier League sides have been monitoring...

AFCON SF: Zambia 1 Ghana 0

AFCON SF: Zambia 1 Ghana 0

Feb. 8 | Emmanuel Mayuka came off the bench to score a late goal as Zambia shocked Ghana to earn a place in the Africa Cup of Nations final. The substitute collected a pass and steered a shot into the bottom corner 12 minutes from the end after Asamoah Gyan missed...

AFCON QF: Ghana 2 Tunisia 1

AFCON QF: Ghana 2 Tunisia 1

Feb. 6 | Ghana qualified for the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after edging past Tunisia 2-1, following extra-time. Black Stars captain John Mensah put his side ahead after nine minutes, before Sabeur Khalifa equalised for Tunisia just before half-time. The...

Match Report: Ghana 1 Guinea 1

Match Report: Ghana 1 Guinea 1

Feb. 2 | Ghana sealed their place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals with a 1-1 draw against Guinea in Franceville. Emmanuel Agyemang Badu put the Black Stars ahead, smashing a fierce volley in from the edge of the area. Abdoul Razzagui Camara equalised...

Match Report: Ghana 2 Mali 0

Match Report: Ghana 2 Mali 0

Jan. 29 | Ghana are on the brink of a place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals after a 2-0 win over Mali. Asamoah Gyan opened the scoring for the Black Stars with a beautifully struck free-kick from just outside the area. Andre ‘Dede’ Ayew...

Match Report: Ghana 1 Botswana 0

Match Report: Ghana 1 Botswana 0

Jan. 25 | Ghana got their Africa Cup of Nations campaign off to a winning start with a tight 1-0 victory over Botswana. Captain John Mensah put the Black Stars ahead in the first half, burying an in-swinging corner from close range. But the skipper earned himself...