2021 AFCON Qualifiers: Bafana Bafana arrive in Ghana ahead of Black Stars clash

Bafana Bafana have arrived in Ghana ahead of their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Black Stars. The team touched down at the Kotoko international airport on Monday night and headed straight for Cape Coast to begin preparations for the Group C opener. The contingent is made up of 25 players and the technical team led by Molefi Ntseki. Ghana and South Africa are set to lock horns at the 15,000 capacity Cape Coast Stadium on Thursday, 14th November 2019. Kick off is at 7pm. Here is Bafana’s squad for…

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U23 AFCON: Ibrahim Tanko refuses to give up qualification hopes despite Egypt defeat

Coach Ibrahim Tanko is not giving up hopes of qualifying for the semifinals in the ongoing U23 AFCON after defeat to Egypt left his side on the brink of elimination. The Olympic Pharaohs came from behind twice to edge the Black Meteors 3-2 in a five goal thriller at the Cairo International Stadium on Monday. The result meant that Ghana have only a point from two games, and are third behind leaders Egypt (6 points) and Cameroon (4 points) going into the last round of group matches. However, Tanko insists…

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VIDEO: Hearts of Oak cut sod for commencement of Pobiman Academy Project

Hearts of Oak have cut sod for the commencement of construction of their Pobiman Academy project as part of activities to mark the club’s 108th anniversary celebration. The sod cutting ceremony which took place on Monday, was ennobled by chiefs and elders of the Pobiman stool. Turkish firm Prefabex are in charge of the project which will be built on a 120 acre landscape. The Ultra Modern Training Complex will include a state of the art training facilities, football pitches, hostels, semidetached houses, GYM and a dinning hall among others. This…

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Ghana FA launches new YouTube channel

Ghana Football Association has launched an official channel on video-sharing website YouTube. The channel will offer a variety of fresh, original and exclusive video content, from the domestic leagues as well as various national teams. Click on this link to subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqFWYTyuTCqH5f1FQcPLPSw Existing features from other social media platforms will also be accessible through the channel. Fans can also access additional content through the FA’s other social media platforms including Twitter– https://twitter.com/ghanafaofficial and Facebook-https://m.facebook.com/Ghana-Football-Association-335721349785268/ This latest move is in line with GFA President Kurt Okraku’s strategy which aims at  rebranding Ghana Football into an…

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Comprehensive coverage of performance of Ghanaian players abroad- Andre Ayew nets 4th league goal, Kudus & Ibrahim Sadiq on target for Norsdjaelland

Footballmadeinghana.com brings you up to speed with a comprehensive coverage of the performance of Ghanaian players abroad. SPAIN Thomas Partey helped Atletico Madrid end winless run in comeback victory over Espanyol Joseph Aidoo played full throttle in Celta Vigo’s 4-1 defeat to Barcelona Lumor Agbenyenu, Iddrisu Baba featured for Mallorca in their 3-1 win over Villareal. Baba Rahman missed the game due to injury Mubarak Wakaso missed Alaves’ 3-0 win game against Mohammed Salisu’s Valladolid over the weekend. ENGLAND Christian Atsu cameoed for Newcastle in their 2-1 win over Bournemouth Kelvin Danso watched from the bench as…

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U23 AFCON: Habib Mohammed ‘100% confident’ Ghana will beat Egypt tonight

Black Meteors defender Habib Mohammed is anticipating a ‘tough game’ against hosts Egypt on Monday evening in the ongoing U23 Africa Cup of Nations.  Habib struck late to rescue a point for Coach Ibrahim Tanko’s side in their opening Group A match against Cameroon on Friday. Ahead of tonight’s must-win game against the Olympic Pharaohs, the Asante Kotoko guardsman is confident the Black Meteors will come away with a victory. “We are going to face a tough opponent in our next game, but with hard work and determination, it’s 100…

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AFCON 2021 Qualifier: Black Stars to hold first training session on Monday

The Black Stars of Ghana will open their training camp in Acrra on Monday ahead of the clash with South Africa in the 2021 AFCON Qualifier. The team is likely to stay at the Tang Palace Hotel or the Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra as they commence their preparation for the game with the Bafana Bafana of South Africa. In a statement released by the FA outlining the activities of the team, the Black Stars will train in Accra on Monday and leave the next morning g to Cape Coast…

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U23 AFCON: Nothing will stop us from beating Egypt- Yaw Yeboah

Black Meteors captain Yaw Yeboah is full of confidence ahead of Ghana’s crucial encounter with Egypt in the ongoing U23 AFCON on Monday evening. Coach Ibrahim Tanko’s side came back from a goal down to secure a hard fought 1-1 in their opening Group A match against Cameroon. Ahead of the must-win match against the Olympic Pharaohs, the 22 year old is certain the Black Meteors will deliver. The match is scheduled to kick off at the Cairo international stadium 8pm local time (6pm GMT) “We will correct our mistakes…

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Andre Ayew on target in Swansea’s draw with Sheffield

Ghana skipper Andre Ayew was on target for Swansea City in their pulsating 2-2 with Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship on Saturday. The 29 year old opened the scoring at Hillsborough after pouncing on a loose ball to slot home as the hosts failed to clear a Matt Grimes corner. The 32nd minute strike was his fourth league goal for the Welsh club this season. Wednesday drew level through Fernando Forestieri with nine minutes left before Morgan Fox put them in front in the first minute of stoppage time. However…

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I was unsettled by Asamoah Gyan’s arrival at Sunderland- Darren Bent confesses

Former England international Darren Bent has opened about how he felt when Sunderland signed Asamoah Gyan in 2010. According to the 35 year old, he was upset about the acquisition of the Black Stars striker who arrived after a brilliant World Cup where he helped Ghana reach the quarter-finals before losing to Uruguay on penalties. Bent made these comments on the back of Chelsea being linked with signing Leipzig forward Timo Werner despite Tammy Abraham’s meteoric rise this season. “I remember being at Sunderland, scoring 25 goals, then the following season they bring…

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