#TotalAFCON2019: Kwadwo Asamoah says he was not comfortable playing unfamiliar midfield role

Deputy Black Stars skipper Kwadwo Asamoah says he was played out of position in Saturday’s goalless draw with Cameroon. The Inter Milan star failed to live up to expectation after a public outcry for him to be included in the starting line up. Asamoah struggled to assert himself in the clash against the Indomitable Lions and looked visibly frustrated when he was substituted in the 78th minute. Speaking to reporters after the game, the 30 year old admitted he didn’t enjoy playing in an unfamiliar left midfield role. ”It wasn’t…

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#TotalAFCON2019: Kwadwo Asamoah confesses poor output in Cameroon clash

Deputy Black Stars captain Kwadwo Asamoah says he didn’t have the best of games against Cameroon on Saturday. Despite calls for him to included in the starting line up after his snub in the Benin game, the Inter Milan ace failed to justify his inclusion in the 0-0 draw versus the defending champions. The 30 year old midfielder struggled to have any real impact against the Indomitable Lions and was substituted in the 78th minute. Speaking to reporters after the game, Asamoah confessed he didn’t enjoy playing in an unfamiliar…

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#TotalAFCON2019: Draw against Ghana is a good result- Seedorf

Cameroon coach Clarence Seedorf believes the goalless draw against Ghana is a good result. Seedorf lauded the performance of his players despite missing out on the opportunity to seal automatic qualification on Saturday. The Dutch manager was particularly pleased with how his side dictated the pace of the game in possession. “We possessed the ball well most of the time and all the players did well. A win was our goal but a draw is a good result” he told reporters after the match. The 0-0 draw meant that the…

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#TotalAFCON2019: Kwesi Appiah rues missed chances in Cameroon draw

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah believes his side could have won Saturday’s clash with Cameroon. The Black Stars and the Indomitable Lions played out an uninspiring 0-0 stalemate at the Ismailia Stadium. The four-time champions remain winless after back to back draws at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Speaking at his post-match presser, Coach Appiah told reporters he thought Ghana were the better side. “We did our best and missed a lots of chances. We were closer to winning” The result leaves Kwesi Appiah’s outfit second on the…

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#TotalAFCON2019: Anguissa named Man of the Match against Ghana

Cameroon star Andre Franck Zambo-Anguissa was voted Man of the Match for his impressive midfield performance against Ghana. The 24-year-old has scooped the prize for the second successive time in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations. The Fulham midfield metronome was the recipient of the award in their opening day victory against Guinea-Bissau. Anguissa partnered Mandjeck, Oyongo and Bassagog in a midfield that helped the Indomitable Lions pick up a vital point against the Black Stars. The 0-0 draw meant that Cameroon have a foot in the next stage ahead…

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#TotalAFCON2019: Black Stars player ratings from uninspiring draw vs Cameroon

Ghana were held to 0-0 draw to Cameroon in their second group game of the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Despite putting up an improve perfomance compared to their first game against Benin. The Blacks Stars couldn’t break the resilient Cameroon defense. Footballmadeinghana.com rated the performance of players by (10) Richard Ofori( 8/10)- Monstrous performance by Ofori, Produced three saves in the first half. First on Ikambi, then from Bassogog and one from Njie. Andy Yiadom( 7/10) – Decent game by the right back. Improved performance compare to the first…

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#TotalAFCON2019: Christian Atsu picks up injury in Cameroon draw

Christian Atsu picked up an injury during Ghana’s goalless draw with Cameroon at the Ismailia Stadium on Saturday. Kwesi Appiah was forced to make an early substitution after the Newcastle United winger went down with what looked liked an hamstring injury. The 27-year old lasted only 15 minutes before he was replaced by Samuel Owusu. Atsu will be assessed by the medical team to determine the extent of the injury. Ghana next face Guinea-Bissau on July 2 in their final Group F match.  

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#TotalAFCON2019: Ghana 0-0 Cameroon- Black Stars fail to glitter in dire draw

Black Stars of Ghana were held to a disappointing 0-0 draw against the indomitable Lions of Cameroon in their second group game of the African Cup of Nations. Despite creating a lot of chances in the game, the Stars couldn’t find the break through as Cameroon defended very well make sure the spoils is shared. Kwesi Appiah made three changes to the side that drew against Benin. Starting Kwadwo Asamoah, Jonathan Mensah and Baba Rahman. Whilst Clarence Seedorf Biyik Armel ahead of the injured Choupo Motin. Ghana took control of…

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Gyan chases #TotalAFCON2019 goal scoring record

General Captain of the Black Stars Asamoah Gyan is eying another milestone as Ghana face Cameroon in the second game of group F. Asamoah Gyan has scored in six (6) African Cup of Nations tournaments a record currently hold by him alongside Cameroonian legend Samuel Eto’o and Zambian Kalusha Bwalya. With both players not playing active football anymore, The Kayserispor striker will be looking to get at least a goal against Cameroon to make him the first player to score in seven (7) African Cup of Nations tournaments. Asamoah Gyan…

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