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Ghana secures AFCON 2019 ticket after Sierra Leone disqualification

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has disqualified Sierra Leone from the ongoing 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. After an Executive Committee meeting last Friday, Africa’s football governing body decided to annul matches involving the Leone Stars. The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), were recently suspended by World’s …

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Nigeria wins ninth AWCON title

The Super Falcons of Nigeria, won their ninth Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON), by beating the Bayana Bayana of South Africa 4-3 on penalties, in the finals of the competition at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday. Nigeria’s Ebi Onome, missed the first kick of the day, but Nogozi …

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Super Falcons to pocket $10,000 each winning bonus

Each member of the national female football team of Nigeria, the Super Falcons, will take home $10,000 as winning bonus, should they beat South Africa to win the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON), being hosted by Ghana. The amount, represents 50% increment in the bonuses of the players, …

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Ghana is capable of beating any team – Queens coach

Bashiru Hayford, head coach for the senior national female football team, the Black Queens has said, his team has what it takes to beat any opponent in the ongoing African Women’s Cup (AWCON) 2018, despite losing to Mali in the second Group A game. Coach Hayford noted that, Ghana was …

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AWCON 2018: Mali shocks Ghana with 2-1 defeat

The Group A of the ongoing African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) is still open after host Ghana, was shocked with a 2-1 defeat by Mali. This leaves the group opened with Cameroon, Ghana, Mali all standing at three points. Cameroon, would however play Algeria in her second group game later …

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Jordan Ayew’s double seals win for Ghana against Ethiopia

The Black Stars of Ghana defeated their Ethiopian counterparts 2 – 0 in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier played at the Addis Ababa Sports Stadium on Sunday. Two first half goals from Crystal Palace striker Jordan Ayew secured all three points for the Black Stars as they have …

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We should have scored more than five goals – Queens Coach

Bashiru Hayford, head coach for the female national team has said, his team could have scored more goals, if they had not been wasteful in front of goal in the ongoing African Women Cup (AWCON) 2018 at the Accra Sports Stadium. According to Bashiru Hayford, the Queens squandered a lot …

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AWCON 2018 Countdown: Ghana coach names final squad for Black Queens

Bashir Hayford, head coach of the female national football team, the Black Queens, has named his final squad for the 2018 African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON), to be hosted by Ghana. The Black Queens, are targeting their first ever championship title in a a tournament to be staged at …

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Appiah includes Ayew brothers in 20-man squad for Ethiopia clash

James Kwasi Appiah, head coach of the senior national team, the Black Stars, has announced his 20-man squad for this month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia in Addis Ababa. The Ayew brothers who have been left out of coach Appiah’s recent call-ups, have been named in squad …

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Coach Appiah to make changes for Ethiopia game

Black Stars coach James Kwesi Appiah is expected to hand call-ups to Jordan and Andre Ayew ahead of the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia. The Ayew brothers have been left out of coach Appiah’s recent call-ups having last featured for Ghana against Congo in the 2018 World …

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