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Ghana gets opening win AFCON 2017

Ghana gets opening win AFCON 2017

AFCON 2017: Ghana beats Uganda 1-0
Video: Black Stars met in Gabon by warm cheers

Video: Black Stars met in Gabon by warm cheers

The Black Stars of Ghana were welcomed to Gabon with wild cheers from the Ghanaian community on arrival at the Ali Bongo Odimba airport.

Video: Black Stars met in Gabon by warm cheers
Gabon host the rest of Africa in AFCON 2017

Gabon host the rest of Africa in AFCON 2017

The 2017 Afcon opens with hosts Gabon battling first-timers Guinea-Bissau at 1600GMT .

Gabon host the rest of Africa in AFCON 2017
Nana Addo tasks Black Stars to end Ghana's 34 year wait for AFCON trophy

Nana Addo tasks Black Stars to end Ghana's 34 year wait for AFCON trophy

Nana Addo sent his well wishes to the senior men’s national team who are on a quest to bring back home a trophy after three decades

Nana Addo tasks Black Stars to end Ghana's 34 year wait for AFCON trophy
AFCON 2017: The Black Stars' trip to Gabon has been cancelled

AFCON 2017: The Black Stars' trip to Gabon has been cancelled

The Ghana Black Stars have suffered a setback in their preparations towards the 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) competition.The team, which is currently bas

AFCON 2017: The Black Stars' trip to Gabon has been cancelled
Lionel Messi to get married in 2017

Lionel Messi to get married in 2017

Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi and his longtime partner/mother of his kids Antonella Roccuzzo are to be married next year in Rosario, Argentina.

Lionel Messi to get married in 2017
I believe Ghana can only win the AFCON if the Black Stars change - Asamoah Gyan

I believe Ghana can only win the AFCON if the Black Stars change - Asamoah Gyan

According to Asamoah Gyan, Ghana's victory will depend on how injury-free they are and the right players picked by the coach.

I believe Ghana can only win the AFCON if the Black Stars change - Asamoah Gyan
Ghana Black Stars is 54th on latest FIFA ranking

Ghana Black Stars is 54th on latest FIFA ranking

Ghana who are currently in Dubai preparing for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finished last year in 53rd position.

Ghana Black Stars is 54th on latest FIFA ranking
My beard will be my AFCON charm - Avram Grant

My beard will be my AFCON charm - Avram Grant

At the 2015 Nations Cup, it was Avram Grant’s famous blue shirt that drew a lot of attention. In Gabon 2017 it would be his beard.

My beard will be my AFCON charm - Avram Grant
Asamoah Gyan scores for Black Stars in friendly

Asamoah Gyan scores for Black Stars in friendly

Goals from Asamoah Gyan and Frank Acheampong gave Ghana a win in their first warm-up game ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Gabon.

Asamoah Gyan scores for Black Stars in friendly
FIFA approve 48-nation participation in 2026 World Cup

FIFA approve 48-nation participation in 2026 World Cup

The World Cup has used a 32-team format since the 1998 tournament in France and will keep that format for the coming competitions in Russia in 2018.

FIFA approve 48-nation participation in 2026 World Cup
Black Stars play first friendly today ahead of AFCON 2017

Black Stars play first friendly today ahead of AFCON 2017

Ghana Black Stars play friendly against Uzbekistan giants Bunyodkor today.

Black Stars play first friendly today ahead of AFCON 2017
BREAKING: Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo named FIFA footballer of the year

BREAKING: Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo named FIFA footballer of the year

Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the FIFA footballer of the year in The Best awards ceremony held in Zurich, Switzerland.

BREAKING: Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo named FIFA footballer of the year
Black Stars jersey numbers for AFCON 2017 announced by CAF

Black Stars jersey numbers for AFCON 2017 announced by CAF

Bernard Tekpetey, who made shock inclusion in Avram Grant's final 23-man squad, has been handed the No.14 jersey.

Black Stars jersey numbers for AFCON 2017 announced by CAF
Mahrez named Africa’s best player

Mahrez named Africa’s best player

Riyad Mahrez has been voted the Confederation of African Football's player of the year.

Mahrez named Africa’s best player
Sports Minister, Nii Lante assaulted me mercilessly – Nana Aba Anamoah

Sports Minister, Nii Lante assaulted me mercilessly – Nana Aba Anamoah

Nana Aba recounted how the sports minister had engaged her in a verbal assault in one of the studios at GBC while she was busy reporting news.

Sports Minister, Nii Lante assaulted me mercilessly – Nana Aba Anamoah
Black Queens receive part payment of outstanding bonuses

Black Queens receive part payment of outstanding bonuses

The Sports Ministry on Thursday settled part of the amount after the national team players had protested at the offices of the ministry a week ago.

Black Queens receive part payment of outstanding bonuses
Ghana name final 23-man squad for AFCON 2017 tournament

Ghana name final 23-man squad for AFCON 2017 tournament

Ghana are in group D with Egypt, Mali and Uganda and will play their group matches in the Gabonese port city of port Gentil. 

Ghana name final 23-man squad for AFCON 2017 tournament
My son is not loved by fans - Cristiano Ronaldo

My son is not loved by fans - Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed his son does not always receive sympathetic treatment from football fans, who say there are better players than his father.

My son is not loved by fans - Cristiano Ronaldo
Black Stars players want $10,000 winning bonus restored - Mustafa Hamid

Black Stars players want $10,000 winning bonus restored - Mustafa Hamid

The delegation sent by President-elect assured the Black Stars of incoming government’s support but one issue raised by the players at the meeting was the bonus

Black Stars players want $10,000 winning bonus restored - Mustafa Hamid
Ghanaians express less faith in Black Stars squad for AFCON 2017

Ghanaians express less faith in Black Stars squad for AFCON 2017

Ghana coach Avram Grant has named a 26-man provisional team for the Black Stars training tour of the United Arab Emirates ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nation

Ghanaians express less faith in Black Stars squad for AFCON 2017
Black Stars official 26-man squad for AFCON 2017 released

Black Stars official 26-man squad for AFCON 2017 released

Ghana coach Avram Grant named a provisional 26-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon on Monday.

Black Stars official 26-man squad for AFCON 2017 released
Outgoing Sports Minister says not being informed of the meeting between NPP delegation and Black Stars was disrespectful

Outgoing Sports Minister says not being informed of the meeting between NPP delegation and Black Stars was disrespectful

Outgoing Minister of Sports, Nii Lante Vanderpuye, has says he feels disrespected by the fact that he as not informed of the meeting between the President Elect

Outgoing Sports Minister says not being informed of the meeting between NPP delegation and Black Stars was disrespectful
I am ready to serve in Nana Addo’s government - Nacee
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I am ready to serve in Nana Addo’s government - Nacee
Office of former Prez Rawlings sets the record straight on land allocation allegations
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Office of former Prez Rawlings sets the record straight on land allocation allegations
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