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Sports Ministry congratulates Black Starlets

Source: www.ghanaweb.com The Ministry of Youth and Sports has congratulated the Black Starlets for their qualification to the knockout stage of the 2017 FIFA under-17 World Cup going on in India. The Black Starlets on Thursday, bounced back from a blip against the United States to wallop host nation India 4-0 to secure a place in the next stage of ...

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U-17 World Cup: Scouts are distracting our players – Fabin

Source: www.ghanaweb.com The head coach of the Ghana national U-17 team, the Black Starlets, Paa Kwesi Fabin has raised concerns about the presence of football scouts and agents at the team’s hotel, adding that their presence is distracting his players. Ghana has had a rather difficult campaign at the ongoing FIFA U-17 tournament in India, because despite qualifying to the ...

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2018 World Cup: Raphael Dwamena feels ‘cheated’

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Striker Raphael Dwamena has expressed disappointment after his legitimate last-gasp goal was disallowed by assistant referee Steve Marie in Saturday’s 0-0 at Uganda in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier. The FC Zurich ace was inside the box to slot home a rebound after Richmond Boakye-Yiadom’s long range shot came off goalkeeper Dennis Onyango. But referee Daniel Bennett did ...

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GFA petitions FIFA over Uganda W/C qualifier; requests replay

Source: citifmonline.com The Ghana Football Association (GFA), has said that it has formally lodged a protest at FIFA over a disallowed goal during its crucial encounter with Uganda on Saturday. It said it is asking FIFA for a replay “in order to serve the ends of justice without fear or favour.” The linesman’s flag denied the Black Stars a late ...

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Ghana’s 2018 World Cup dream over after goalless draw

Source: www.ghanaweb.com Ghana’s chances of qualifying to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia are effectively over, after the Black Stars failed to beat the Cranes of Uganda in Kampala on Saturday. A contentious goalless draw, in which Ghana scored twice, but were both disallowed means Ghana have no chance of qualification by any stretch of the imagination. Saturday’s clash ...

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FIFA U17 World Cup: Ghana beats Colombia 1-0

Source: fifa.com Ghana made a winning start to their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaign with a 1-0 victory over Group A rivals Colombia in New Delhi on Friday. There were good chances and saves made at both ends of the pitch during the first half, but it was not until the 39th minute that the West Africans made ...

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INDIA 2017: Ghana returns to FIFA U-17 World Cup after 10 years

Expectations are high, eyes fixed on the glittering trophy, young players are ready to give their professional football career a flying start as the FIFA U-17 World Cup kicks off in India on Friday, October 6. Twenty four (24) teams from six(6)confederations affiliated to the world football governing body FIFA will converge with the aim of winning the ultimate, during ...

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“You Have Brought Joy To Ghana” – President Akufo-Addo To Black Stars B Team (Video & Pictures)

Source: Nana Addo’s facebook wall. The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated warmly the players, technical and management team of the Black Stars B Team for winning this year’s West African Football Union Cup “in excellent style”, after defeating Nigeria by four goals to one in the finals. According to President Akufo-Addo, the success of the ...

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