National Teams

Ghana vs South Africa Friendly in DANGER

The much anticipated international friendly between Ghana and South Africa at the Moses Mabida stadium in Durban is in huge doubts as Ghana’s minister for Youth & Sports has refused to sanction the match. This is as a result of a fierce standoff between the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ghana Football Association [GFA] and now leaves the ...

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Black Stars vs Uganda Cranes Previous Meetings in Ghana

Ahead of the Ghana Black Stars versus the Uganda Cranes World Cup 2018 qualifier at the Tamale stadium today, here are some previous encounters that were hosted in Ghana HEAD TO HEAD IN GHANA 1978, Accra Sports Stadium Ghana 2-0 Uganda, Afcon final June 22 2003, Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi Ghana 1-1 Uganda, 2004 Afcon qualifier September 4, 2005, Kumasi ...

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As Ghana Play in Tamale, Meet the Three Tamale-sketeers in The Black Stars Team

Tamale, pronounced [tamalɛ], is the capital town of the Northern Region, the largest of Ghana’s 10 regions by land mass. Tamale is also Ghana’s fourth-largest city after Accra, Kumasi and Sekondi Takoradi. It has a 2013 projected population of 233,252 according to the 2010 census and the fastest-growing city in West Africa. The town is located 600 km north of ...

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Tamale Chief Motivate Black Stars With a Cow & 100 Tubers of Yam

The Black Stars of Ghana were today given a cow, hundred tubers of yam and other assorted gifts by the chief of the Tamale traditional area Gulikpe Naa ahead of the 2018 World Cup qualifier with the Cranes of Uganda The presentation was done when the contingent of the Black Stars visited the chief at his palace in the Northern ...

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Tamale Pitch is so Poor & Not Good For Even a Youth Team in Europe- Avram Grant

With barely 24 hours to kickoff of the Ghana versus Uganda 2018 World Cup qualifier, Black Stars coach Avram Grant is worried about the poor state of the Tamale stadium pitch, one he says doesn’t even pass for a youth team in Europe. Grant, who recently slammed the Accra Sports Stadium pitch as the ‘worst ever’ in his long coaching ...

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GFA’s Decision To Present a Blank Budget To The Ministry Was Childish – NDC Guru

A former member of the Black Stars management committee, Yaw Boateng Gyan has launched a ferocious attack on the Ghana Football Association, describing the body’s decision to present a blank budget to the ministry of youth & sports as childish- saying the move simply imply that they cannot do the job again Boateng Gyan, a former National Youth Organiser of ...

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PHOTOS: Black Stars Receive Rousing Welcome in Tamale

The Black Stars arrived in the Northern Regional capital of Tamale this morning to a very impressive crowd at the Tamale airport through to their hotel. The stars also held their first training session at the Tamale stadium on Wednesday afternoon with scores of people trooping to watch the session. Please follow and like us:

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The Last Time Black Stars Lost a Qualifier at Home Was 15 Years Ago, See How They Line-up Then

The Black Stars of Ghana have not lost at home in any qualifier (World Cup or African Cup) since going down to the Lone Stars of Liberia 15 years ago, precisely in January 2001. It was on Sunday 28th January 2001, at the Accra sports stadium when a spirited Liberian side led by legendary George Weah humiliated the Black Stars ...

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Nigeria Players Asked To By Their Own Ticket, Fly in Economy To Abuja For World Cup Qualifier

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed that the country’s Europe-based stars were ordered to buy their flight tickets and fly economy to be join the training camp in Abuja for Sunday’s World Cup qualifier. NFF President Amaju Pinnick has revealed that barely days to Sunday’s World Cup qualifier against Zambia they are yet to pay for a chartered flight and ...

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REVEALED: Ghana Gov’t Reveals How Much It is spending on Black Stars vs Uganda Match

The Government of Ghana will spend an amount of $600,000 (GH¢2.3m) in hosting the Ghana versus Uganda 2018 World Cup qualifier at the Tamale stadium on Friday. The Ghana FA, organisers of the match, had presented a blank budget to the country’s sports ministry without indicating how much would be invested in the match. But sports minister Nii Lante Vanderpuye ...

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