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LIVE UPDATE: AFCON 2015 Ghana 0 – Guinea 0

Amartey from his starting line-up to face Guinea in the quarter-final of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Ghana coach Avram Grant has left out striker Jordan Ayew and impressive defender Daniel on Sunday while Kwesi Appiah gets his first start in Africa’s flagship competitionGhana’s starting line-up against GuineaRazak Brimah, Harrison Afful, Baba Abdul-Rahman, John Boye, Jonathan...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana coach Avram Grant promises to give all players a chance at tournament

Ghana players Ghana coach Avram Grant says he intends to make good use of all the players he brought to the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.The 56-year-old has had to fall on the depth of his squad throughout the group stage to make up for the loss of regulars through either injuries, illness or tactical reasons.Only four players in the team have played every single minute of Ghana...
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Nana Poku: Ghanaian forward nets 10th goal in Egyptian Premier League

Nana Poku scored for El Shorta By Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFormer Ghana Premier League Golden Shoe Award winner Nana Poku continues to dominate the headlines in the Egyptian Premier League with goals as he bagged his 10th goal of the season.The 22-year-old increased his season tally to ten goals on Saturday when he snatched a point for El...
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Isaac Donkor: Ghanaian youth defender sees red on full Inter Milan debut in Serie A

Isaac Donkor was sent off while in action for Inter Milan By Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialGhanaian teenage defender Isaac Donkor marked his full Serie A debut for Inter Milan on Sunday afternoon but things turned sour for him as he was red-carded and his Inter Milan side losing the game.The 19-year-old was booked twice in the game (78th and...
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Breaking News: Jordan Ayew, Amartey axed from Ghana starting line-up to face Guinea, Kwesi Appiah starts

Jordan Ayew has been dropped from Ghana’s starting line-up against Guinea Ghana coach Avram Grant has left out striker Jordan Ayew and impressive defender Daniel Amartey from his starting line-up to face Guinea in the quarter-final of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday while Kwesi Appiah gets his first start in Africa’s flagship competition.The Israeli coach maintained...
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Video: Watch Ghana players sing in training ahead of 2015 AFCON clash against Guinea

Ghana players are seeking support from their fans Ghana players were engaged in singing and praising at the end of their training ahead of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final match against Guinea.Watch video of the the end of the session below:
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AFCON 2015: Ghana to face host Equatorial Guinea if Black Stars win over Guinea

Ghana fans are seeking a win for the Black Stars over Guinea Ghana will face hosts Equatorial Guinea in the semi-final of the 2015 African Cup of Nations if they manage to defeat Guinea on Sunday.The Black Stars will take on the Sylli Nationale in the quarter-final clash of Africa’s flagship football competition in Malabo.A victory for the four-time champions will help them secure...
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AFCON 2015: African football at credibility crossroads as referee robbery takes shine

Tunisia players harass referee Seechurn African football sits at yet another crossroad in its search for credibility after farcical and violent scenes in Saturday’s quarter-finals at its showpiece event.A dubious refereeing decision, followed by a violent reaction from aggrieved Tunisian players, put a damper on an African Nations Cup tournament that has been hastily put together...
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AFCON 2015: Cash boost for Guinea to beat Ghana as each player is promised US$ 50,000

Guinea Team Picture Back; Naby Yattara, Fode Camara, Issiaga Sylla, Mohamed Yattara, Boubacar Fofana, Kevin Constant Front Row; Naby Keita, Ibrahima Traore, Ibrahima Conte, Baissama Sankoh and Abdoulaye Cisse during of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations match between Guinea and Mali Guinea players have been promised a US$ 50,000 winning bonus each if they beat Ghana to reach the semi...
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AFCON 2015: Guinea duo Abdoulaye Cissé and Idrissa Sylla fit for Ghana clash

Abdoulaye Cisse of Guinea during of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations match between Guinea and Mali at Mongomo Stadium, Equatorial Guinea on 28 January 2015 Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix Guinea have received a double boost for their quarterfinal clash against Guinea on Sunday evening in Malabo with the availability of Abdoulaye Cissé and Idrissa Sylla.Right-back Cissé has been...
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Augustine Okrah weaves his magic in Sudan; wins Man of the Match in league win over Merik Kosti

Augustine Okrah wins man of the match in Al Merreikh’s league win. Ghana’s Augustine Okrah was once again the star man for Al-Merreikh as the leaders beat Merik Kosti 1-0 in a Saturday Sudanese Premier League fixture.Okrah was officially nominated by match officials as man-of-the-match after he excelled again in the number 10 position in the match which was played in the city...
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Captain Ibrahima Traore wants unfettered support from Guineans

Ibrahima Traore Captain Ibrahima Traore has called on all Guineans to support the team ahead of their quarter final clash against Ghana on Sunday.The Syli National qualified to play the Black Stars by the stroke of luck having been successful in the ‘drawing of lots’ conducted by CAF after finishing Group D tied on all fronts with Mali.Guinea have however been considered as...
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Ghanaian striker Banahene’s move to Ismaily raises concerns in Egypt over his past ties with Israel

Emmanuel Banahene signed for Egyptian side Ismaily Egyptian club Ismaily are standing resolutely behind their new Ghana international striker Emmanuel ‘Mboma’ Banahene after criticism by local fans that they have signed a player who previously played in ‘enemy state’ Israel.Almost all Arab states and its populace are strongly opposed to any ties with Israel and the move to...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana, Guinea preview: A battle to ward off Brazil curse or Ebola scourge

Ghana are seeking to win over Guinea in the AFCON clash There is no love lost between Ghana and Guinea. As the two line up tomorrow in what will be an electric quarter final AFCON 2015 duel, each of the two sides has just a little more to play for than just a win.The Sylli Nationale are playing for their citizens back home struck and some killed by the deadly Ebola virus. They need...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana fans hail coach Avram Grant for strict supervision of Black Stars players

Ghana coach Avram Grant has kept strict control over the Black Stars A section of Ghanaian soccer fans have lauded the Black Stars technical manager Avram Grant for his strict supervision of the Black Stars in the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Equatorial Guinea.Reports say since the Black Stars arrived in Mongomo for the tournament, the management of the team...
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Revealed: Kotoko Coach Mas-Ud Dramani was in Bechem to watch Hearts lose 1-0 ahead of crunch encounter next week

Mas-Ud Dramani Head coach of Asante Kotoko Mas-Ud Dramani, was in the stands to monitor Hearts in their 1-0 loss to Bechem United on Saturday.Dramani, less than 24 hour after leading his side to record their second win of the new campaign against Inter Allies travelled to Bechem to watch Hearts in action.The Phobians fell to a Hamza Mohammed goal and Dramani will be confident that...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana chasing fifth straight semi-final as they prepare for Guinea

Ghana were enterprising in their qualifiers against Guinea A fifth consecutive Africa Cup of Nations semi-final awaits Ghana if they are able to overcome Guinea at the Estadio de Malabo on Sunday afternoon in Africa’s flagship football tournament.The Black Stars face the Sylli Nationale in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations with the teams having taken contrasting routes...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana must watch out for diminutive Guinea star Traore in today’s clash

Ibrahima Traore will cause problems for Ghana if he is not marked Guinea’s place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals may have ultimately been won in a hotel meeting room, but that they got there at all was in large part down to Ibrahima Traore.Traore was not present when Amara Dabo, the financial director of Guinea’s sports ministry, picked out the winning ball to take...
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Ghana striker Emmanuel Banahene joins Egyptian side Ismaily as Antwi replacement

Emmanuel ‘Mboma’ Banahene has joined Egyptian side Ismaily Ghana international striker Emmanuel ‘Mboma’ Banahene has joined Egyptian side Ismaili as a replacement for his compatriot John Antwi.The 26-year-old Black Stars attacker moves to the Egyptian side as a free agent after a torrid time in Saudi Arabia.Banahene, who recently got an invitation to play in the Ghana national...
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2015 AFCON: Cart driver nearly runs over DR Congo player Gabriel Zakuani

Gabriel Zakuani played for DR Cnogo at the AFCON Poor Gabriel Zakuani. The DR Congo player went down with an injury during his country’s big win over rivals Congo on Saturday, so they called to the sideline for some treatment.Big mistake.When the cart came on the pitch to ferry off Zakuani, the not-so-cautious driver added insult to the defender’s injury and game him a bump:And...
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AFCON 2015: Nigeria FA president Pinnick leads Ghana, Guinea clash

Ghana will face Guinea on Equatorial Guinea on Sunday THE President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick returns to CAF duty Sunday as Match Commissioner of the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal clash between Ghana’s Black Stars and Syli Nationale of Guinea at the Nuevo Estadio do Malabo.Since the commencement of the tournament on January 17 in Equatorial Guinea...
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AFCON 2015: Five Ghana versus Guinea facts

Ghana will play Guinea on Sunday in the quarter-final of the 2015 AFCON Five facts on the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final between Ghana and Guinea in Malabo on Sunday:– The Black Stars of Ghana have had a clear advantage over the Syli Nationale (national elephant) of Guinea in five previous Cup of Nations meetings, winning three and drawing two.– Another boost for four...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana coach Avram Grant’s men tackle team happy with their lot Guinea

Gyan has been influential for Ghana at the 2015 AFCON A fifth consecutive Africa Cup of Nations semi-final awaits Ghana if they are able to overcome Guinea at the Estadio de Malabo.Ghana face Guinea in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations with the teams having taken contrasting routes to the last eight.Avram Grant’s Ghana ultimately came out top in Group C despite an...
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AFCON 2015: Guinea captain Traore fires warning to Ghana, puts friendship aside

Guinea’s Ibrahima Traore celebrates after scoring a goal during the match between Cameroon and Guinea in Malabo Guinea captain Ibrahima Traore has warned Ghana that their strong friendship will be put aside in their quest victory in  Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final against Ghana in Malabo.The Syli Nationale made it through to the last eight at Mali’s expense only...
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AFCON 2015: Ghana coach Avram Grant won over by Cup of Nations standards

Avram Grant (right) celebrates after Ghana beat South Africa in an African Cup of Nations group C match in Mongomo on January 27, 2015 Ghana coach Avram Grant has been impressed by the quality of football at his first Africa Cup of Nations but appears less positive about how this year’s tournament in Equatorial Guinea has been organised.The Israeli, who was only appointed as coach...
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