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Kwesi Appiah’s sack won’t stunt Black Stars growth, says ex-Ghana defender Sam Johnson

Black StarsBy Rahman OsmanFollow Rahman on Twitter: @iamrahmanosmanEx-Ghana defender Sam Johnson does not expect the dismissal of Kwesi Appiah to affect the ambitions of the Black Stars.Appiah was relieved of his duties two weeks ago just a day after he had led the team to beat Togo 3-2 in Lome in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.He spent 29 months in-charge including qualifying...
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HAT-TRICK HERO: Ex-Ghana U17 skipper Nasiru scores thrice for BK Hacken

Nasiru Mohammed netted a hat-trick for BK HackenBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialSensational Ghana youth star Nasiru Mohammed netted a hat-trick for BK Hacken in their 5-1 demolition of Brommapojkarna in the Swedish Allsvenskan on Saturday afternoon. The 20-year-old made a huge statement about...
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Former Berekum Chelsea defender Akakpo scores in Egypt for Al Masry

Wilson Akakpo scored for Al MasryBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialFormer Berekum Chelsea defender Wilson Akakpo scored the opening goal for Al Masry in their 3-1 triumph over Asyouty Sport in the Egyptian Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The enterprising 21-year-old center-back nodded home...
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Albert Adomah: Ghana winger strikes debut season goal in Middlesbrough 4-0 hammering of Brentford

Albert Adomah celebrates his goal for MiddlesbroughBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialGhana winger Albert Adomah netted his first goal of the season for ten-man Middlesbrough who cruised to a 4-0 triumph over Brentford in the English Championship on Saturday afternoon. The 26-year-old 2014 Ghana...
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EXCLUSIVE: Promoted BA United sign Issah Yakubu on loan from Libyan outfit Al Nasr

Isaah YakubuGHANASoccernet.com can exclusively report that Promoted BA United have secured the services of midfielder Issah Yakubu on loan from Libyan side Al Nasr.The battling midfielder left Ghanaian champions Asante Kotoko at the end of the season and signed for the North African outfit on a free transfer.But Al Nasr reached an agreement with the Apostles to send him back to the...
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Ghana’s chance in hosting 2017 AFCON alive as CAF decides against unscheduled naming

Abedi Pele want to give Ghana the chance of hosting the 2017 Africa Cup of NationsGhana are still in the chance of hosting the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations after CAF on Saturday decided against the an unscheduled naming of the host for the competition.Kenya, Algeria, Ethiopia, Ghana, Mali and Zimbabwe are interested in replacing strife-torn Libya as the 2017 hosts ahead of a September...
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Kevin Boateng: Ghana midfielder sees red in Schalke 04 Bundesliga stalemate with Eintracht Frankfurt

Kevin-Prince Boateng was sent off in Schalke’s 2-2 drawn gameBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialGhana international midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng had to take an early shower after receiving a red card in Schalke 04′s 2-2 stalemate with Eintracht Frankfurt in the German Bundesliga on Saturday...
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Breaking News: Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Guinea handed AFCON hosting rights

Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Guinea were named future hosts of the African Cup of NationsCameroon, Ivory Coast and Guinea were named future hosts of Africa’s flagship football competition the African Nations Cup by the Confederation of African Football on Saturday.CAF announced the host countries for the 2019, 2021 and 2023 Africa Cup Of Nations tournaments at the AU headquarters...
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Kenu’s decision to withdraw Gyan case infuriates Ghana Journalist Association

Daniel Kenu (left) and Baffour GyanThe Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) says it is disappointed in Daily Graphic’s Daniel Kenu for announcing he no longer wishes to pursue assault case against Baffour Gyan, brother of Asamoah Gyan.His lawyers told the court Friday they have been asked by their client to withdraw the case entirely.It is unclear if the journalist has opted for...
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Local coaches snub vacant Black Stars job; a total 18 applications received

Milovan RajevacEx-international Kim Grant was the only Ghanaian among the 18 who applied for the vacant Black Stars coaching job but no indigenous trainer forwarded his CV.The former Woking manager has been consistent in his approach and remains confident for one of the attractive jobs on the continent.The Ghana Football Association deadline for receiving applications expired at...
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Oscar Umar: Umar’s Journey Has Taken Him From Ghana to Success at Villanova

Oscar UmarBy Mike SheridanA visit home is often an elixir to a student living abroad and it would be no different for Oscar Umar in the summer of 2014. This would be the first visit to his native Ghana since enrolling at Villanova in 2011 and an excitement naturally built as he prepared to board the plane to Africa.“I was so happy to see my family,” he recalls of that reunion...
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Seidu Muntawakilu: Hearts of Oak new goalkeeper eyeing Black Stars call-up

Seidu Muntawakilu has his sights on Ghana callAccra Hearts of Oak new signing Seidu Muntawakilu admits he would relish a call-up to the Black Stars though he says he is not in a rush. The 19-year-old is the first-choice keeper for the Black Satellites (Ghana’s U20 side) and wants to progress to the senior ranks but admits he must work hard.“I will never crave for a call up...
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I am not surprised by Daniel Kenu’s court withdrawal, says Baffour Gyan’s lawyer

Lawyer Kissi Agyabeng [middle] flanked by Samuel Anim Addo and Baffour GyanLawyer Kissi Agyabeng says he is not surprised by the withdrawal of the assault case against ex Ghana striker Baffour Gyan as the charge would have been very tough to prove.The defence counsel appeared set to do his cross-examination on Friday at the Kumasi Circuit Court when the complainant – Daniel Kenu...
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EXCLUSIVE: Ghana goalkeeper Razak Brimah undergoes successful surgery, expected back in a week

Brimah undergoes successful surgery in SpainGhana goalkeeper Razak Brimah is expected to be back in first team action in a week’s time after undergoing successful surgery to fix a broken jaw on Friday.The 27-year-old needed to go under the knife to permanently sort out the injury sustained while on international duty with the Black Stars.The CD Mirandes goalkeeper despite playing...
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Feature: Africa Cup of Nations lessons for incoming Ghana coach

Milovan Rajevac has been tipped as the next Black Stars coachBy Nathan Quao Ghana will have a new coach by the time the next chunk of AFCON 2015 qualifiers roll by in October but how does the new man make his way to the tournament? Nathan Quao draws a checklist for the man tipped to be the next Black Stars gaffer Milovan Rajevac and he urges the coach to respect it.Be the boss and...
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Samuel Inkoom, Kofi Opare are new teammates on D.C. United, but have family ties

Samuel Inkoom, Kofi Opare are new teammates on D.C. United, but have family tiesD.C. United’s newest defenders, Kofi Opare and Samuel Inkoom , have been teammates for all of three weeks, tossed into the late-season maelstrom of the MLS playoff race and international competition.Opare arrived in a trade with Los Angeles at the end of July, Inkoom this month after five years and...
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Kevin Boateng: Schalke star happy to play against Didier Drogba in Uefa Champions League

Kevin Boateng delighted to face against Didier Drogba in Uefa Champions LeagueBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialGhana international midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has described as ‘privilege’ playing against Ivorian star Didier Drogba in Wednesday’s Uefa Champions League clash at the Stamford...
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Breaking News: Hearts of Oak rescind boycott decision, to face AshGold in Top Four final

Herbert Addo has been asked to put together a team for Sunday’s match.Hearts of Oak have rescinded their decision not to play in tomorrow’s Top Four final against AshantiGold, confirming they will travel to Kumasi to play the game, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report.The board of the club asked the management of the team on Saturday morning to consider putting together...
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Hearts of Oak pull out of Daniel Addo talks – Reports

Hearts of Oak have pulled out of talks to sign Daniel AddoBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialGhana Premier League giants Accra Hearts of Oak will not sign former Ghana U20 defender Daniel Addo on fitness grounds, GHANAsoccernet.com has learnt. The 25-year-old trained once with the Phobians amidst...
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Inter Allies secure kits sponsorship deal with Italian kits giants Errea

Inter Allies have secured a kits deal with ErreaGhana Premier League side Inter Allies have signed a deal with Italian sports equipment company supplier Errea to become their official kits providers, GHANAsoccernet.com understands. Allies become one of the few clubs on the Ghanaian scene to officially sign a kits sponsorship deal.GHANAsoccernet.com understands first consignment...
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Derek Boateng: AIK Solna could swoop for Ghana midfielder in January

Derek Boateng could return to SwedenBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialSwedish Allsvenskan side AIK Solna are planning to sign Ghana midfielder Derek Boateng is a failing to make the grades in the Spanish La Liga, GHANAsoccernet.com has learnt. The 31-year-old will change club for the third time...
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Kevin Boateng declares himself fit for Schalke in Frankfurt duel

Kevin-Prince Boateng has declared himself fit for SchalkeBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialSuspended Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has declared himself fit to face Eintracht Frankfurt in the German Bundesliga clash on Saturday afternoon. The 27-year-old was considered a major doubt for Schalke...
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Michael Essien: Milan doctors to conduct late scan on midfielder ahead of Juventus clash

Michael Essien must pass a late fitness test to face Juventus in the Serie A top-linerBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialGhana midfielder Michael Essien must pass a late fitness test to make the AC Milan squad to face Juventus in the Serie A top-liner on Saturday. The 31-year-old has a problem with...
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Donji Srem head coach Vani? hails Moro Abubakar working ethics, midfielder set for Serbian debut

Moro Abubakar has got praise from his new coachDonji Srem head coach Nenad Vani? has praised the qualities of Ghana midfielder Moro Abubakar as he looks to hand the player his debut on Saturday. Moro, a former captain of Ghana Premier League giants Hearts of Oak, joined the Serbian Super League side in the summer transfer on a three-year-contract and is set to mark his debut for...
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Herbert Addo not expecting local coaches to apply for vacant Ghana job

Herbert Addo does not expect any local coaches to apply for Ghana’s vacant jobBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialAccra Hearts of Oak head coach Herbert Addo is sure no home-based tactician will apply for the vacant Ghana coaching post despite the Ghana Football Association publicly advertising the...
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