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Ghana’s 2014 World Cup qualifier against Sudan fetched gate proceeds of $108,000 (GH¢217,000) in Kumasi on Sunday.
The Black Stars enjoyed massive support from the local who turned out in their numbers as the team coasted to the heavy win.
The figure represented a sell-out crowd of 38,000 tickets sold for the match.
Many football figures have hailed the tremendous support enjoyed by the Black Stars as it inspired the players to deliver.
Goals from Asamoah Gyan, Mubarak Wakaso, Abdul Majeed Waris and Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu condemned the Nile crocodile to the defeat at the Baba Yara stadium.
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Striker Asamoah Gyan will be handed a Golden Shoe award for emerging the top scorer of all Arabian Leagues in the 2011-2012 season.
The Ghana captain will be presented with the award initiated by the Al Hadath Al Riyadi magazine on Friday before Al Ain take on Al Shabab in the UAE top flight.
Gyan scored 21 goals in 22...
Gyan willing to sacrifice for Ghana
By Patrick Akoto
Asamoah Gyan has admitted he played through the pain barrier during the Black Stars 4-0 win over Sudan in a 2014 World Cup qualifier to underline his unflinching love for his country.
The Al Ain attacker was a major doubt for the must-win game when he suffered a problem in his right thigh in the build-up to the game on Thursday...
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan being unveiled at the ceremony
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan became the face of Etihad Airlines as a new sponsor for Al Ain FC.
The leading scorer in the UAE top flight was unveiled alongside four cabin crew members as mascots during the partnership launch in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday.
Gyan has only returned from international duty where he scored in Ghana’s...
Asamoah Gyan picked up a thigh injury in Ghana’s 4-0 win over Sudan
By Ameenu Shardow
Al Ain coach Cosmin Olaroiu is fuming over Asamoah Gyan’s involvement in the 2014 World Cup qualifier against Sudan despite picking an injury.
The Ghana captain picked up a thigh strain in the lead up to the crucial qualifier but was declared fit by the Black Stars medical team to feature against...
Al Ain coach Cosmo Oloriou has taken a swipe at Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah for ignoring Asamoah Gyan’s injury and fielding him in last Sunday’s 2014 World Cup qualifier.
Gyan is just a goal away from equaling Abedi Pele goal-scoring record for Ghana
Asamoah Gyan and Lionel Messi have moved within touching distance of equaling international goal scoring record for Ghana and Argentina respectively.
Both players have bagged 32 goals for their respective nations after last weekend’s World Cup qualifying campaign.
While Gyan is just a goal shy of equaling...
Ghana don dey vex for de road wey dem wan take waka go de 2014 world cup for Brazil as dem skatta Sudan 4-0 on Sunday for de Baba Yara Stadium.
Asamoah Gyan na hin be de fess playa wey open de net in de 19th minute as de guyman now don score hin 32 international gols for Ghana.
Mubarak Wakeso faya de sekond gol for de Black Stars (Na Ghana nickname be dat) while Majeed...
Waris scored his debut Ghana goal in 4-0 thrashing of Sudan
Abdul Majeed Waris insists he is not in direct competition to become Ghana’s first choice striker.
The 21-year-old capped a solid display with his debut goal for the Black Stars in the 4-0 thrashing of Sudan in the 2014 World Cup qualifier on Sunday.
Waris profited from coach Akwasi Appiah’s decision to change the team’s...
Badu insists he was cool with being on the bench
By Patrick Akoto
Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu insists he is not unhappy with his role as a substitute in Ghana’s 4-0 thrashing of Sudan in a 2014 World Cup qualifier last Sunday.
The Udinese enforcer came on a replacement for the injured Asamoah Gyan in the second half in the heavy win at the Baba Yara stadium.
Speaking to Sunyani-based...
Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has dedicated the 4-0 win over to Sudan to local fans
Kwesi Appiah ‘can’t state enough how important’ Ghana’s 4-0 win over Sudan is, and has dedicated the victory to Ghanaian soccer fans.
The Black Stars produced a four-star performance to down the Nile crocodile at the intimidating Baba Yara stadium on Sunday to move just a point behind Zambia in...
Kwadwo Asamoah and Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu are likely to be on the same flight to Italy
Black Stars players will rejoin their clubs abroad after helping Ghana thrash Sudan 4-0 to ‘liven up’ the 2014 World Cup qualification campaign.
Striker Asamoah Gyan inched closer to equalling Abedi Pele’s all-time top-scorer record while Spartak Moscow’s Abdul Majeed Waris, Wakaso Mubarak...