National Teams

Black Queens to play against 2019 Women’s World Cup host France in a friendly game

The female national team of Ghana, the Black Queens will be involved in a high-profile friendly match with European giants France slated for October 23rd in Paris. The encounter will form part of the Black Queens preparations for the 2019 Women’s World Cup qualifiers. France, who will be hosting the tournament, are also using the match prepare for the global ...

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Brazil announce squad for 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India

The Brazil Under-17 Head Coach Carlos Amadeu has named his 21-member squad for the upcoming 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. The Brazilian team will commence its U-17 World Cup preparation camp at Granja Comary, Brazil on September 12, before they travelling to Mumbai on September 25 for the final preparations. Brazil is scheduled to face Spain in the ...

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Black Stars midfielder Afriyie Acquah recovers from injury

Ghana’s Afriyie Acquah has shot himself into contention for mid-week’s game against Udinese after returning early from a thigh problem his suffered against Benevento. Acquah was replaced in the 57th minute in the game against Benevento last weekend due to severe pain he was suffering. Reports were that he had suffered minor injury in his thigh and was set to ...

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Christian Atsu credits Rafael Benitez for his recent improved form

Ghana international, Christian Atsu, who’s basting in joy after scoring his first Premiership goal for Newcastle United, says credit must be given to manager Rafael Benitez for finally being able to bring the best out of him.  Christian Atsu has hailed the role played by Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez in his development following his first English Premier League goal ...

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WAFU Cup 2017: Super Eagles beat Black Stars B to progress to Semi-final

The Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Ghana’s Black Stars ‘B’ by  2-0 to progress to the semi-final stage of the  WAFU Cup Group A clash. Ghana was forced to make an early substitution after skipper Isaac Twum suffered an injury and was replaced by Ahmed Adams in the 6thminute. Nigeria who needed a victory kept the pressure on the Ghanaians.  Amos ...

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WAFU 2017: We don’t fear Ghana- Niger coach brags

Niger are not scared to face hosts Ghana in the semifinal of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations, says assistant coach Cheik Omar Diabate. The Menas played out a 0-0 draw with Cote d’Ivoire on Sunday, September 17 in Cape Coast to amass four points in Group B. Finishing second in the pool will see them draw the Black Stars ...

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Ghana government urge Black Starlets to win India U-17 World Cup

Ghana’s Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah has revealed that President Akufo-Addo is ready to help the junior national teams to perform as it will go a long way to have a positive impact on the seniors. Asiamah stressed that the first gentleman of the nation is keeping a keen eye on the Starlets as they are the players ...

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REVEALED: Top five most in-demand players at WAFU 2017

The 2017 West Africa Football Union Cup has provided another avenue for players from the sub-regional bloc to exhibit their talents to the outside world and so it has turned out. Scouts of several European and African sides have stormed the Central Region of Ghana to observe and recommend excellent players in the tournament to their respective clubs. Top coaches ...

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WAFU 2017: Beat Nigeria for us- Mali coach Diane begs Ghana

Mali coach Nouhoum Diane has congratulated Ghana for their 1-0 win in yesterday’s encounter but remains hopeful of sneaking into the last four of the WAFU Cup of Nations if Ghana does them the favour of beating Nigeria. As it stands now Ghana top the Group A with six points followed by Nigeria with two points as Mali and Guinea ...

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Victorious Black Princesses to arrive in Ghana on Monday

The Ghana U-20 women’s National team, Black Princesses will leave Algeria this morning 11:45 am Ghana time (12:30pm Algeria time ) via Egypt Air . The team is expected to touch down 5:00pm Algeria time (4:00pm Ghana time ) They will spend the night in Egypt and leave 2:00am Ghana time in Egypt and will arrive on Monday morning at 7-30am ...

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