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Ghana maintains 52nd position on FIFA ranking for October

Ghana remain unchanged on the Federation of International Football Association’s (FIFA) world ranking for the month of October released on Monday. Ghana is 52nd on the world ranking but are ranked 8th on the African continent. The Black Stars have played two matches this month, drawing 0-0 with Uganda in …

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Ghana picks bronze medal in Africa Zone 2&3 Handball Championship

The National Under-18 Female Handball team, picked bronze medal in a recent Africa Zone 2&3 Handball Championship played in Cotonou, Benin. Ghana placed third behind, Burkina Faso and Benin, whilst Mali, Niger and Togo, placed 4th, 5th and 6th respectively. The competition was organized by the Confederation of Africa Handball (CAH), with …

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GFA Vice President gets CAF appointment

Mr. George Afriyie, the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has been appointed onto the Organising Committee of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournaments.        This was confirmed on Wednesday after he was invited to CAF headquarters in Cairo, Egypt.        He was sworn into office by Mr. …

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USA really punished us for our poor scoring instincts – Starlets coach

Head coach of the National Under-17 team, the Black Starlets, Samuel Paa Kwesi Fabin, has expressed worry over his side’s profligacy in front of goal, adding they “were really punished” by the United States of America (USA) for failing to make use of their chances. The Starlets were beaten by …

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Ghana out of contention for Russia 2018

The Black Stars of Ghana are out of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Russia 2018 World Cup, after they were held to a goalless draw game by the Cranes of Uganda at the Mandela National  Stadium, Namboole, Kampala on Saturday in the World Cup Qualifiers. The Stars were …

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Egyptians cheer for Ghana against Uganda, eyeing World Cup dream

As World Cup 2018 qualifications heat up, African national teams started the race this weekend to catch the five reserved places for Africa in Russia. A day before Ghana’s match with Uganda, Egyptians started wide-spread campaigns on social media, cheering for Ghana, in the hope that Egypt’s national team, will …

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Coach Fabin disappointed, despite lone goal victory over Colombia  

Head coach of the National Under-17 team, the Black Starlets, Paa Kwesi Fabin, has expressed disappointment over the output of his team, despite winning their opening game against Colombia at the ongoing Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Under-17, World Cup in India. In a post-match press conference, coach Fabin …

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Black Stars round up their training ahead of Uganda game

The Black Stars of Ghana rounded up their training schedule ahead of their crucial Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup qualifier against the Cranes of Uganda on Friday evening. The Stars would play their counterparts from Uganda on Saturday, October 7, but trained at the Mandela National Stadium …

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GFA rules on disciplinary cases

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) Disciplinary Committee has dismissed a number of protests lodged by some premier league clubs. The committee after its meeting on Friday, dismissed a protest lodged by Hearts of Oak against Aduana Stars, with a cost of GH¢1000 against the Accra based side, whilst a similar …

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Black Stars hit with injury woes ahead of Uganda clash

Things are not looking good for Ghana ahead of the all-important 2018 world cup qualifier against the Cranes of Uganda in Kampala. The Black Stars are in a dire situation in Group E and will need a win to brighten their chances of making it to Russia next year. The …

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