U23 AFCON: We will do our maximum best to win against Cameroon- Ibrahim Tanko

Black Meteors Coach Ibrahim Tanko is confident ahead of today’s U23 AFCON opening match against Cameroon. The match is scheduled to kick off at the Cairo International Stadium at 10pm (8pm GMT). The last time the two sides met was in the 2011 All Africa Games where Ghana beat Cameroon 1-0 and went on to win the competition. Ahead of tonight’s game, coach Ibrahim Tanko believes his side are ready to scale their first hurdle in the competition. Ghana is making its debut appearance at the continental gathering and will…

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U23 AFCON: Ibrahim Tanko insists absence of domestic league will NOT affect Ghana’s performance

Head coach of Black Meteors Ibrahim Tanko insists the absence of domestic league in Ghana will not affect Black Meteors performance at the U23 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. The domestic league has been suspended since June 2018 due to the corruption scandal that has devastated the nation’s game. Nonetheless, the ex-Cameroon assistant coach named as many as 9 local based players to complement the 12 foreign based players in his final squad for the tournament. “Its true we’ve not had competitive domestic football in about a year but we…

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VIDEO: Ambassador Winfred Nii Okai Hammond motivates Black Meteors ahead of Cameroon clash

Ghana’s Ambassador to Egypt HE Winfred Nii Okai Hammond paid another visit to the Black Meteors camp ahead of today’s U23 AFCON opening match against Cameroon. Mr. Hammond took the opportunity to motivate the players to go all out for the win against the Indomitable Lions. It can be recalled that the Ambassador visited the team’s camp on Wednesday to assure them of the embassy’s unflinching support throughout their stay in Egypt. The match is scheduled to kick off at the Cairo International Stadium at 10pm (8pm GMT). Ghana is…

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U23 AFCON: Black Meteors and Cameroon lock horns in Group A opener tonight

Ghana’s Black Meteors are set to square off with Cameroon in their opening game of the U23 Africa Cup of Nations tonight. The match is scheduled to kick off at the Cairo International Stadium at 10pm (8pm GMT). Both teams are making their debut appearance at the continental showpiece. Ghana qualified to the competition after edging out Tunisia in the final stage of the qualifiers while Cameroon edged Tunisia to book a place in the final eight for the tournament. The last time the two sides met was in the…

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Bernard Tekpetey sends best wishes to Black Meteors ahead of Cameroon showdown

Bernard Tekpetey has sent well wishes to the Black Meteors ahead of their opening game against Cameroon in the U-23 Africa Cup of Nations. “Guys, wishing you the best of luck as you start the tournament today. May God lead you guys to the promise land as we all focused🙏🙏🙏. Let go black meteors 😘” the Fortuna Düsseldorf attacker tweeted The Black Meteors are set to lock horns with the Indomitable Lions at the Cairo international stadium on Friday evening. Ghana is making its debut appearance at the U-23 AFCON…

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PHOTOS: Ghana Beach Soccer presents Copa Lagos championship trophy to GFA

The new Champions of the Copa Lagos Beach Soccer Club Tournament, Keta Sunset Sports Club, presented the prestigious trophy to the Ghana Football Association on Thursday following the return from the competition. Led by Ghana Beach Soccer President Yaw Ampofo Ankrah and club CEO Ruben Adjaho, Sunset Sports from Keta called on President Kurt Okraku at his office at the Ghana FA after winning the biggest Beach Soccer event outside the CAF Afcon. Below are some shots from the event:

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Ghana Beach Soccer presents Copa Lagos championship trophy to GFA

The new Champions of the Copa Lagos Beach Soccer Club Tournament, Keta Sunset Sports Club, presented the prestigious trophy to the Ghana Football Association on Thursday following the return from the competition. Led by Ghana Beach Soccer President Yaw Ampofo Ankrah and club CEO Ruben Adjaho, Sunset Sports from Keta called on President Kurt Okraku at his office at the Ghana FA after winning the biggest Beach Soccer event outside the CAF Afcon. Having already been crowned champions on home soil on three separate occasions, the team has now extended…

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