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CONFIRMED: Asamoah Gyan OUT of Ghana’s trip to Uganda for World Cup qualifier

Black Stars skipper Asamoah Gyan has been ruled out of the team’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda in October after picking up an injury. The all-time Ghanaian top scorer who opened his goal account last week in the Turkish cup for Kayserispor was expected to be named in the Black Stars team after missing the last Congo game. But Gyan ...

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Black Stars land Saudi Arabia friendly match for October

The Black Stars of Ghana will play Saudi Arabia in an international friendly on October 10, ahead of their 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uganda Cranes in the penultimate match of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. The Black Stars are expected to camp in Saudi Arabia, as the prepare for the crucial encounter against Cranes slated for October 7 at ...

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Isaac Dogbe unchanged in the latest WBO rankings

Ghana’s Isaac Dogboe is unchanged in the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) rankings in the super bantamweight division for the month of September. Dogboe in last month’s ranking he moved from number to 3 after successfully defending his WBO international super bantamweight belt against Javier Chacon. But in the latest rankings he has maintained his number 3 position. 1 Cesar Juarez MEX ...

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Breaking News: Malmo FF midfielder Kingsley Sarfo earns Ghana call-up

Sweden-based midfielder, Kingsley Sarfo has been named in Ghana’s squad to face Uganda in next month’s qualifier, SportsObama.com can exclusively report. The Malmo FF midfield dynamo was reportedly being courted by Sweden, but has finally been selected by Kwesi Appiah just days after announcing his intentions to play for the Black Stars. Sarfo communicated his availability to the Black Stars ...

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CONFIRMED: Ayew Brothers dropped from Black Stars squad

West Ham United star, Andre ‘Dede’ Ayew and his brother Jordan Pierre Ayew of Swansea City, have been dropped from Ghana’s squad to face Uganda in the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier in October, SportsObama.com can confirm. The Ayews are conspicuously missing from the yet to be announced squad that will play Saudi Arabia in an international friendly on October ...

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Lack of sponsorship is killing our local football – Former Wa All Stars coach

Enos Kwame Adepa, former coach of Wa All Stars believes that Ghana football is dying due to the of lack of sponsorship for the local clubs, leading to the premature exodus of young quality players making Ghana’s league unattractive. In an interview with the GNA Sports, Coach Adepa said the local clubs cannot afford to pay their players what they ...

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CAF President Ahmad Ahmad offers Ghanaian pupils fully paid trip to Cairo

TWO Ghanaian pupils have been honoured with a fully paid trip to visit to the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) headquarters in Cairo after CAF President Ahmad lauded their initiative to provide football kits for deprived children. Brothers Kwabena Enti, 12, and Ekow Enti, 7, of the Ghana International School (GIS) in Accra, started a project last year to collect ...

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Maxwell Konadu wants Ghana to bid for 2018 CHAN hosting right

Black Stars B coach, Maxwell Konadu, says he will be happy if Government and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) should present a bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after Kenya was stripped of the hosting right. Africa’s football governing body, CAF, after a meeting held in Accra last Saturday, decided to withdraw the hosting rights of the ...

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Black Stars B captain to to undergo trial with Norwegian side IK Start

Isaac Twum during the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations match between Ghana and Nigeria in Cape Coast, Ghana on 24 September 2017

Black Stars B captain midfielder Isaac Twum is set to undergo a two-week trial with Norwegian side IK Start following a remarkable performance in the just ended WAFU Cup of Nations. Twum, who was adjudged the most valuable player of the tournament after helping Ghana defeat Nigeria 4-1 to successfully defend the cup they won four years ago, is set ...

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I don’t care about those who mock my English- Stephen Sarfo

Local Black Stars player, Stephen Sarfo has laughed off critics trolling him on social media for being deficient in the English language. According to him, his deficiency in the Queen’s language has not stopped him from achieving the massive feat in his career. Stephen Sarfo has been trending on social media for expressing himself poorly in English after he was ...

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