PFAG reaffirms belief in Black Stars ahead of AFCON

The Professional Footballers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has reaffirmed its best wishes to the entire management and playing body of the Senior National Team, the Black Stars, as they get set to wage war on the rest of the continent at the African Cup of Nations, Egypt 2019. Earlier this week, Head Coach Kwesi Appiah unveiled his final list of 23 gallant warriors that will represent the nation during Africa’s football showpiece event slated to kick off in Egypt on the 21st of June 2019. The Black Stars have been…

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Polo describes current Black Stars players as ‘lucky’

Ahead of the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt, Ghana legend Mohammed Polo has labelled the current crop of the Black Stars players as the luckiest in history. According to the legend, the current crop of players have had everything to win the African Cup of Nations but have failed to do so. “These crop of Black Stars players are the luckiest in history,” he told Atinka FM. “They have all the ingredients in terms of resources to lift the AFCON trophy for Ghana but have failed to do…

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Brimah pleads for pardon over 2017 AFCON video

  One-time Ghana Black Stars keeper Razak Braimah has apologized to Ghanaians for his unfortunate 2017 AFCON video incident. Brimah posted a video on his Facebook page in 2017 during the AFCON insulting Ghanaians after he was criticized for his poor performance during the tournament. The goalkeeper who many sees as the worst ever to manned the Black Stars post has failed to find his feet since then as he was released by Mamelodi Sundowns in August 2018. Brimah whose club career is in jeopardy and has not also had…

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Atletico wish Partey happy birthday

  Spanish La Liga side Atletico Madrid have wished Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey happy birthday. The enterprising central midfielder attained the age of 26 on Thursday June 13 and the Rojiblancos have wished him well. “😃 Today is a very special day for @Thomaspartey22 🎂 🎁 Happy birthday, from the whole Atleti Family, Thomas! 🎉 #AúpaAtleti” Atletico tweeted on the official website. Partey who is currently in Dubai preparing with the Black Stars for the impending 2019 AFCON in Dubai was promoted to the Atletico Madrid senior team in 2015…

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Akonnor pleased with Fatawu’s return

Kumasi Asante Kotoko head coach Charles Akonnor is glad to have attacker Fatawu Safiu in his team for the important NC Special Competition semi finals game against Hearts of Oak though he will have loved him to make Ghana’s AFCON squad. was part of the 30-man squad called by Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah for training camp in Dubai ahead of the 2019 AFCON but he could not make the final 23 which came out out earlier this week. The in form attacker has been Kotoko’s best player this campaign…

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Fatawu Safiu backs Ghana to end AFCON drought in Egypt

Kotoko forward Abdul Fatawu Safiu believes the Black Stars can end the country’s 37-year wait for a trophy at the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Fatawu who missed out on a spot in Ghana’s final 23-man squad insists the four-time winners are capable of clinching the title for the first time since 1982. Kwesi Appiah’s side have come close to ending their drought at the last six tournaments, having reached the semi-finals, and even going as far as the final in 2010 and 2015. “I think the team…

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