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Assifuah not plotting France revenge

Despite producing an extra-time magic to send Ghana through to the semi-final of the FIFA U-20 World Cup, hero on the night against Chile, Ebenezer Assifuah is remaining cautiously optimistic about their chances. The 20-year-old striker scored last-gasp winner for Black Satellites in a dramatic 4-3 extra-time victory over Chile on Sunday in Istanbul. But with a last-four berth to ...

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Assifuah settles seven-goal thriller

video highlights A dramatic 121st-minute goal from Ebenezer Assifuah has taken Ghana through to the semi-finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup with a thrilling 4-3 win over Chile at Istanbul’s Ali Sami Yen Arena. The Black Satellites hero’s strike, his second of the match, completed a remarkable comeback in extra time and set up a last-four date with France ...

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Andy Murray beats Novak Djokovic to win Wimbledon

Andy Murray won his first Wimbledon title and ended Britain’s 77-year-wait for a men’s champion with a brilliant victory over world number one Novak Djokovic. The Scot, 26, converted his fourth championship point in a dramatic final game to win 6-4 7-5 6-4 and claim his second major title. In an atmosphere reminiscent of his Olympic final win last summer, ...

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Ghana U-20 vs. Chile U-20 (Sunday, June 7, 2:00 p.m. ET)

The finest young footballing talent on the planet will battle it out this weekend as the FIFA U-20 World Cup reaches the quarter-final stage. In the final last-eight matchup, the Black Starlets of Ghana go head-to-head with South American heavyweights Chile. Both sides were impressive in winning their second-round matches, and this contest promises to be one of the most ...

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Under 20 world cup: Ghana Stun Portugal In 5 Goal Thriller

Ghana managed to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Under-20 World Cup with a hard fought 3-2 win over Portugal in their round of 16 game. Goals from Kennedy Ashia, Michael Anaba and Richmond Boakye-Yiadom were enough to give the Ghanaians the win despite goals from Thiago Ferreira and Edgar Ie for Portugal. The game started with two guilt-edged chances ...

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Hearts beat Mazembe to advance to finals of President’s Cup

From: GNA Accra Hearts of Oak advanced to the finals of the 2013 President’s Cup competition by beating T.P Mezembe 4-3 on penalties at the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday. Both teams thrilled fans with an attractive game and ended the regulation time one all. Hearts scored first in the 68th minute, through Thomas Abbey, whilst Mezembe equalized in the ...

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Under 20 world cup : Ghana made it to sweet 16.

Ghana’s Under-20 team the Black Satellites have surprisingly progressed to the knockout stage of the 2013 Under-20 World Cup in Turkey after a nervous wait to pick one of the slots reserved for four third-place sides. The Black Satellites who had been sitting on tenterhooks since Thursday had Egypt to thank after the Young Pharaohs defeated England 2-0 in their ...

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Satellites sink USA; pray for revival

Ghana’s U-20 team the Black Satellites at last found their rhythm and rattled in four goals past fellow Group A foes USA, conceding just one in the final Group match of the ongoing World Youth Championships in Turkey. The resounding victory notwithstanding, the Satellites need a favour from other groups before they can qualify into the next stage of the ...

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