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Black Stars remain winless at 2019 AFCON after draw with Cameroon

Source: citisportsonline.com Ghana’s 0-0 draw with Cameroon on Saturday has left them without a win at the 209 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) after two games. The result leaves the Black Stars in a precarious position ahead of their last group game against Guinea-Bissau. Ghana remain two points behind group leaders Cameroon, a point clear of Benin who face the ...

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Watch highlights of Ghana’s 2-2 draw with Benin

Source: www.ghanaweb.com The Black Stars opened their AFCON campaign with a disappointing 2-2 draw against the Squirrels of Benin on Tuesday. Mickael Pote gave Benin a shock lead after two minutes but Black Stars captain Andre Ayew restored parity. Jordan Ayew put Ghana in the front seat with a well-taken shot but Benin drew parity with a shot from Pote ...

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President Nana Addo Pays Visit To Black Stars In Cairo

Video: President Akufo-Addo visits Blacks Stars camp in Egypt Video: President Akufo-Addo visits Blacks Stars camp in Egypt Posted by Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

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2019 AFCON: Black Stars aim at winning start

Source: Graphic.com.gh The Black Stars will have an opportunity of giving Ghanaians hope in their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) bid when they engage the Squirrels of Benin in their Group F opener at the Ismailia Stadium on Tuesday. Coach Kwasi Appiah’s side are bent on beginning their campaign on the high by beating Benin as they chase an end ...

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2019 AFCON: Ighalo scores as Nigeria defeat tournament debutants Burundi

Source: bbc.com Three-time winners and 2013 champions Nigeria edged past tournament debutants Burundi at the Africa Cup of Nations. Second half substitute Odion Ighalo scored the only goal after 77 minutes in Alexandria with a curled finish past Burundi goalkeeper Jonathan Nahimana. Burundi – the lowest-ranked side at the tournament – had struck the crossbar in the first half through ...

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Uganda opens AFCON with 2-0 win over DR Congo

Source: citinewsroom.com Uganda began their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a deserved win over DR Congo to move level on points with hosts Egypt at the top of Group A. The Cranes’ 23-year-old forward Patrick Kaddu opened the scoring, heading in from a corner after a well-timed run to the near post after 14 minutes. Strike partner Emmanuel Okwi’s ...

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AFCON 2019: Atsu wants Black Stars players to sponsor journalists to tournament

Source: Footballmadeinghana.com Newcastle United star Christian Atsu wants Black Stars players to sponsor Ghanaian sports journalists to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt to court their support for the team during the tournament. To the Ghana winger who will be making his fourth consecutive AFCON tournament, journalists will play a vital role in helping the team realised their ...

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2019 AFCON: Black Stars players to receive $80,000 appearance fees

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Black Stars players will receive an appearance fee of $80,000 at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt this summer, GHANAsoccernet.com can report. Each member of the 23-man squad will be smiling to the bank after reaching an agreement with the country’s Sports Ministry. The West African nation has moved to avert the 2014 FIFA World Cup ...

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