Ghanaian Players Abroad Best XI for WK5 – Wakaso, Tetteh maintain consistency, Twumasi continues scoring as Kizito breaks through

Midfielders Mubarak Wakaso of Desportivo Alaves and Aziz Tetteh of Gazisehir Gaziantep maintained their consistency in our team of the week following remarkable outings to their sides as the European leagues hit week five. Wakaso remains the only player to have been in our team of the week for all the five weeks so far. Patrick Twumasi continued his scoring form for Gazisehir Gaziantep powering them to another victory while Kwame Kizito weaved his way into the team of the week with a stupendous finish for BK Hacken. In a…

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CHAN qualifier : We couldn’t convert our chances – Shafiu Mumuni

Black Stars B striker Shafiu Mumuni has blamed their 1-0 defeat in the CHAN qualifier against Burkina Faso on their wastefulness in front of goal. Ghana created a lot of goalcoring chances in both halves but couldn’t covert it to the back of the net. Maxwell Konadu’s side were then punished for their failure to convert those chances when Yannick Stephanie  scored a brilliant winner in the added time to give the visitors the first leg advantage over Ghana. “We are very disappointed even though we try our best to…

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CHAN qualifier : Ghana needs to work harder before going to Burkina Faso – Malik Jabir

Former Ghana international Malik Jabir has urged Maxwell Konadu and his boys to work harder before travelling to Burkina Faso for the second leg of the CHAN qualifier. Black Stars B lost to their Burkina counterpart by a solitary goal at home in the first leg encounter on Sunday. Speaking to Otec FM after the game, the former Asante Kotoko player called on the coach and his players to work harder before travelling to Burkina Faso for the second leg. “I’ve stayed at Burkina Faso for years and knows their…

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“My competitors want to distract me but it won’t work”- Amanda Clinton hits back at Nyaho Tamakloe

GFA Presidential hopeful Amanda Clinton has responded to reports that she lied about being endorsed by Hearts of Oak for the upcoming elections. Dr. Nyaho Tamakloe, who is a board member of the club, released a statement on Saturday indicating that no individual from their outfit has proposed her for next month’s elections. However, Ms. Clinton has advised the public to disregard the statement by Tamakloe, tagging it as ‘Fake News’. The astute lawyer in an explosive interview on OTEC FM, said she believes the negative reportage is an attempt…

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VIDEO: Watch Asamoah Gyan’s arrival in Guwahati to start NorthEast United career

Asamoah Gyan arrived in Guwahati today as he prepares to embark on his North East United FC career.  The 33 year old striker joined the Indian Super League side on a free transfer after leaving Turkish club Kayserispor at the end of last season. Gyan will be playing for his 11th club in his professional career.

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VIDEO: ‘Ghana will qualify for 2020 CHAN’ – Maxwell Konadu insists

Despite losing by a lone goal to the Stallions of Burkina Faso, Ghana Black Stars B trainer Maxwell Konadu insists his side will qualify for the 2020 CHAN. The Black Stars B are on the verge of missing out of the competition for the third time after losing to Burkina Faso on Sunday at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in the first leg of the encounter. Maxwell Konadu and his charges fell to Ivory Coast in 2015 and failed to qualify for the 2016 edition of the CHAN with Burkina…

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VIDEO: Maxwell Konadu explains improved second half against Burkina Faso

AshGold midfielder James Akaminko was brought on for Appiah McCarthy in a move that swiftly turned the tables around for a wonderful second half performance against Burkina Faso on Sunday. The Stallions of Burkina Faso shocked Ghana with a late strike to secure an important first leg win in Kumasi making it extremely difficult for Ghana in the second leg on October 20 in Ouagadougou. The introduction of James Akaminko and Emmanuel Ocran swiftly lifted the game for Ghana and Maxwell believes Ghana were just unlucky not to get a…

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VIDEO: Maxwell Konadu salutes Burkina Faso goalie, insists Ghana had a bad day

Ghana Black Stars B trainer Maxwell Konadu has applauded Burkina Faso goalkeeper Babayoure Sawadogo Abubacar for his wonderful outing on Sunday denying Ghana a win. Babayoure staged a stupendous Man-of-the-Match performance, pulling some great saves to deny the Black Stars B any goal. This is the second time in two years that Babayoure has led his side to defeat Ghana at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium after leading them to win 2-1 in 2017 in the same competition. Maxwell believes his side wasn’t bad against the visitors but that the…

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VIDEO: Maxwell Konadu confident Ghana can overturn deficit against Burkina Faso

Black Stars B coach Maxwell Konadu is confident is his side can advance despite their 1-0 loss to Burkina Faso in first leg of their CHAN qualifier on Sunday. Stephanne Yannick Pognongo solitary strike in second half  stoppage time proved to be the difference between the sides at the Baba Yara Stadium. The Burkinabe have a slim advantage ahead of the reverse encounter slated for October 20 at the Stade du 4 Août. However, Coach Maxwell insists his side have what it takes to overturn the deficit and qualify for the…

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Ghanaian Players Abroad: Comprehensive coverage of the performance of Ghanaian players abroad-Twumasi continues hot streak, Kassim breaks duck and Benjamin Tetteh sees red

Footballmadeinghana.com brings you up to speed with a comprehensive coverage of the performance of Ghanaian players abroad. Austria Majeed Ashmeru was 90 minutes as RB Salzburg were held to 2-2 by Samuel Tetteh’s Lask Linz. Tetteh was introduced in the second half. Felix Adjei cameoed for Swarovski Tirol as they suffered a 2-0 defeat to Rapid Vienna. Isaac Donkor was not in the  Sturm Graz squad that played out a pulsating 3-3 draw away to Mattersburg.   Belgium In Belgium, Crocked Joseph Paintsil missed KRC Genk’s 3-1 against Oostende. Eric Ocansey was an unused…

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