AFCON 2019: Black Stars XI v Benin – Kwadwo Asamoah benched
Ghana begin their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations campaign against West African neighbours Benin on Tuesday evening in Ismailia. Coach Kwesi Appiah has named his lineup to face Benin nine hours before kick-off as the Black Stars seek to start this year’s tournament on a good note. This is Kwadwo Asamoah’s first tournament since 2014…
AFCON 2019: GHANA PLAYS BENIN IN GROUP F’S OPENER TODAY
The Black Stars of Ghana plays against the Squirrels of Benin in Group F’s opener. A press conference was held yesterday for both teams to discuss the upcoming match. Coach Michel Dussuyer of Benin opined that the Black Stars of Ghana has the experience and talents to cause havoc to the Beninese defense. He said…
AFCON 2019: GHANAIANS EXPRESS MIX FEELINGS OVER BLACK STARS, SQUIRRELS CLASH
The Black Stars is set to play their 1st match in the ongoing AFCON 19 against Benin. This is the 22nd time Ghana is appearing in the AFCON tournament. Ghana has made it to the finals 9 times and has won 4 cups and lost 5. Ghana’s appearance to this year’s tournament was met with…
NC Special Cup: Kotoko beat Karela on penalties to lift trophy
Asante Kotoko won Normalisation Committee Special Cup on Sunday after they defeated Karela United 4-1 on penalties in the final at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. The Porcupine Warriors rallied to level the scores at 1-1 and sent the match into penalty shootouts. Emmanuel Osei Baffour gave Kalera United the lead after 50 minutes…
Barca offer PSG €100m and Coutinho for Neymar
According to Spanish newspaper ‘Sport’, PSG and Barcelona have already started negotiating over Neymar’s potential return to Spain ahead of next season. The Catalan press are reporting that Barcelona have opened talks with PSG as they look to re-sign Neymar. The Brazilian has reportedly been dreaming of a return to Barça for a while, but in the last few days it…
2019 AFRICAN CUP OF NATIONS STARTS TODAY
The 2019 African Cup of Nations starts today. The first match of the tournament is between host nation Egypt and Zimbabwe of Group A. The head-to-head records of all Egypt fixtures against Zimbabwe has recorded a total of 20 goals in 12 matches played. Of all these 12 matches, Egypt has won 7, lost 1…
MANCHESTER UNITED TO OFFER POGBA £500,000 TO HALT HIS MOVE TO REAL MADRID
Manchester United is ever ready to offer Paul Pogba a huge sum of £500,000 to stop him from moving to Real Madrid this summer. A report by SportsMail has it that the Manchester midfielder declared his intention of playing for Real Madrid. “It could be time for a new challenge”, he said. Pogba has two…
GOAL HARD: SHOULD GHANAIANS WORRY ABOUT THE BLACK STARS PRIOR TO AFCON 2019?
The black Stars prior to the 2019 African cup of Nations has played two friendlies with Namibia and South Africa.The team struggles in front of goal thus raising doubts on the team’s ability to perform at the continental showpiece.
KOTOKO BEATS HEARTS 5-4 WITH PENALTIES
KOTOKO WINS AGAINST HEARTS Kotoko beats hearts through penalties. Their famous captain Amos Frimpong scored the decisive spot-kick as Asante Kotoko beat Hearts of Oak 5-4 on penalties. This is to reach the final of the Normalization Committee Special Cup tier 1 on Sunday. Afterwards, the regulation time ended with the score level at 1-1. Kotoko’s…
“FOCUS ON DOPING”-CASTER SEMENYA TO IAAF.
Caster Semenya says to The International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) to focus on doping since it has plans for a new testosterone limit, which is for only women who wants to go 400 mile and a mile internationally. The IAAF went to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and the court decided to support…