GBC runs to government for AFCON rights fee… they need 50, 000 dollars

“I have already been approached by the national broadcaster to discuss this matter because, they usually have to buy the media rights and sometimes they don’t have enough money to buy and they have approached government to find a way of assisting them,” he told Joy Sports. “We are having discussions and whatever the case […]

Dede Ayew signs Samsung endorsement deal

Samsung Electronics West Africa (SEWA), has signed an endorsement agreement with Black Star player, Dede Ayew for the 2015 African Cup of Nations in Equitorial Guinea. As part of the endorsement deal between the Olympique Marseille and Black Stars winger and Samsung, the player will work with the company on several promotional activities under the […]

Ghana handed tough Cup of Nations group

Ghana will have to go past Algeria, South Africa, and Senegal in Group C, if she is to make any meaningful impact at next month’s African Cup of Nations. A draw held on Wednesday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, pitched the four-time champions against the three teams, who are in some good form. It remains to be […]

Asamoah Gyan makes CAF African footballer of the Year shortlist

Asamoah Gyan has been named in a 5-man shortlist for the 2014  CAF African Footballer of the Year. The other four include Yaya Toure, Nigerian duo of Vincent Enyeama and Ahmed Musa, as well as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Gabon. The winner will be decided at a ceremony to be held on Thursday January 8, 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria. […]

OFFICIAL: Avram Grant is new Ghana coach

Former Chelsea boss Avram Grant has been named the new coach of the Black Stars, for a 27-month term that starts on December 1. At a formal announcement in Accra on Thursday, the Ghana Football Association said Grant, 54, will lead the team to Januray’s African Cup of Nations. Officials says his mandate is to “do […]

WATCH ALL THE GOALS: Ghana Vs. TOGO AFCON Qualifier

Ghana have sealed qualification to the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be staged in Equatorial Guinea in January. The Black Stars booked their place after defeating neighbors Togo 3-1 in the final qualifying match played at the Tamale Stadium on Wednesday

3-star Black Stars secure AFCON 2015 place

Ghana have sealed qualification to the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be staged in Equatorial Guinea in January. The Black Stars booked their place after defeating neighbors Togo 3-1 in the final qualifying match played at the Tamale Stadium on Wednesday. Goals from Majeed Waris, Mubarak Wakaso and Agyemang Badu handed the Black Stars […]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Ex Black Stars captain John Mensah marries again

Ex Ghana captain, John Mensah, chose today of all days – the day his former teammates got beaten by Uganda – to walk down the aisle (again) with his new wife, Mimi. This is the former defender’s second marriage in years after the first one of 12 years with ex Henrietta hit the rocks in January. […]

AFCON goes to Equatorial Guinea… Black Stars in Uganda for qualifier

Equatorial Guinea will replace Morocco as hosts of the 2015 African Cup of Nations, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) today announced. Th announcement brings to closure weeks of uncertainty over a possible host after the North African country did a u-turn of sorts – insisting hosting the tournament wasn’t a good idea due to […]

After 8 YEARS! Black Stars goalie Kwarasey bids club farewell

Black Stars goalkeeper, Adam Kwarasey, has ended an 8-year stint with Norwegian giants, Strømsgodset. The player, who played his last game on Sunday, has bid the club farewell – a fitting end to a relationship that saw him make some 181 official-game appearances. Kwarasey, 26, didn’t extend his contract, when the Norwegian season came to an […]