Montenegro’s first choice goalkeeper Vukasin Poleksic fears his depleted side will be thrashed by Ghana in the international friendly. The Brave Falcons would be without Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic and captain Mirko Vucinic who plays for Italian champions Juventus. Poleksic, 31, believes the Black Stars are favourites to win Wednesday’s exhibition match to be…
Parts from the roof of a World Cup stadium in Brazil fell onto the pitch during a storm on Saturday, just hours before a regional championship. Three pieces of metal used to collect water atop the roof became detached and fell onto the pitch near the benches, and also onto the stands at the Mineirao…
The prize money at next year’s World Cup finals will be increased by at least a third from that on offer in South Africa in 2010, FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke said on Tuesday.
Ex-Ghana President John Kufour has heaped praises on coach Akwasi Appiah leading the Black Stars’ qualification to the 2014 World Cup. The ex Black Stars captain has become the first indigenous Ghanaian to lead the team to World Cup qualification. Ghana beat Egypt 7-3 over two legs in the final qualifier for next year’s event…
Ghana FA Executive Committee member Randy Abbey believes coach Akwasi Appiah deserves a contract extension regardless of how the Black Stars perform at the World Cup. The Black Stars will be making a third successive appearance at the mundial haven breezed through qualification in impressive fashion.
The Ghana Black Stars were singing Ghanaian gospel songs to God on the pitch after training session on monday 18 november, 2013 in Cairo. I was really enjoying the songs that they were singing.
Ghana has moved one place up in the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking released on Thursday morning. The Black Stars are now ranked 23rd in the October edition of the ranking thanks to their recent strong performance in the first-leg playoff victory over Egypt in the World Cup qualifying.
Tickets for Tuesday’s World Cup playoffs against Egypt have been sold out less than 24 hours after it went up on sale. Around 32,000 were snapped up less than 24-hours after it was released onto the market.
Goalkeeper Richard Kingson had a warm reception from fans when he trained with the Black Stars at the Baba Yara Stadium on Thursday.
Ghana’s injury worries have reached the highest crescendo as goalkeeper Richard Kingson limped off while in action for his club in the Cypriot top-flight on Saturday.