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Last Updated: October 11, 2013, 9:38 am
 

 




Egypt name experienced players in final squad to face Ghana
Egypt coach Bob Bradley has named young sensation Mohammed Salah and veteran Mohammed Aboutrika in his final squad for the crucial 2014 World Cup playoff against Ghana.

 
Coach Appiah not worried about absence of key players
Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah says he is not perturbed about the injury situations that has hit his camp ahead of next Tuesday's World Cup playoffs game against Egypt in Kumasi.

Black Stars cannot get complacent
Though assured of massive home support in the first leg playoff of the World Cup qualifier against Egypt, Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah insists the Black Stars cannot get complacent.

City, Paintsil fail to agree terms
Polokwane City and John Paintsil have failed to agree terms on a deal following two days of negotiations, but the Ghanaian international could still play for the Premiership rookies this season.

Andre Ayew assures resounding victory against Egypt
Black Stars midfielder Andre Ayew has promised a massive victory over Egypt in next Tuesday’s 2014 World Cup play-off first leg in Kumasi.

It feels good to be back: Jordan Ayew
Ghana striker Jordan Ayew says he is honoured to have staged a comeback to the Ghana team ahead of their crucial 2014 World Cup first leg play off against Egypt on October 15.

FA Cup Comm. sets Oct 18 deadline 2nd Division clubs
The FA Cup Committee of the Ghana Football Association (FACC) has agreed on Friday, October 18, 2013 as the deadline for the submission of qualified teams for this year’s MTN FA Cup by the Regional Football Associations to the FACC.

Black Stars programme ahead of Egypt match
Black Stars programme ahead of the 2014 World Cup playoff against Egypt

EPL Preview:Liverpool Vs Crystal Palace
Ian Holloway’s men would be forgiven for approaching this weekend with a little trepidation. Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez, reunited after the latter’s dental-based absence, have picked up where they left off.

Fred Pappoe:Ghana referees will be prosecuted if found guilty
Ghana Football Association (GFA) match review committee chairman, Fred Pappoe has revealed to Asempa Sports that referees will be prosecuted if their been found guilty of taking bribes from the clubs officials.

National Women’s League kicks off November 9
The programme was released last Wednesday after a stakeholders meeting with the 12 clubs who have qualified to participate in the competition.

Bortey named as referee for Bechem v Hearts
S. B. Bortey has been appointed as the centre referee for Ghana Premier League match on Saturday between Bechem and Hearts of Oak.

Rashid Sumaila: Prayers and support from fans is key to our victory
Ghana and Memolodi Sundowns defender Rashid Sumaila believes the Black Stars' victory over the Pharoahs of Egypt in the  2014 World Cup Qualifier playoff will depend on prayers and support from the home fans.

Goalkeeper Brimah hopeful of future Ghana call ups
Spain-based goalkeeper Razak Brimah says he is not worried after being overlooked for the Ghana's crucial Brazil 2014 World Cup playoff first leg against Egypt in Kumasi on October.

2014 WCQ: Egypt take rest for Ghana
The Pharaohs of Egypt are taking their preparations for the first leg of their African playoff for the 2014 World Cup against Ghana quite calmly as Coach Bob Bradley has given the squad a four-day break ahead of their trip to the Gold coast.

Razak Brimah backs veteran Richard Kingson
Spain-based goalkeeper Razak Brimah believes veteran Richard Kingson still has the qualities to be a hit on his return to the Ghana team.

WCQ: Noda Hotel in Kumasi to host Pharoahs
Egypt have settled on Noda Hotel as their place of residence during their stay in Ghana for the 2014 World Cup playoff.

Qatar 2022 World Cup Organisers Draft More Labour Inspectors to Check Workers Abuse
As there is upsurge in the number of foreign workers in Qatar due to the mega development projects being embarked upon by the 2022 FIFA World Cup Supreme Committee, the country’s Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs is gearing up to launch massive crackdowns on private companies that breach the labour law and abuse workers’ rights.

World Cup play-off: Play-maker Shikabala ready for Ghana clash
Egypt midfielder Shikabala should be fit for the World Cup qualifying playoff against Ghana despite picking up an ankle injury in the friendly win over Uganda.

Nii Adjei open to Ghana premier league return
TP Mazembe midfielder Daniel Nii Adjei says he will not hesitate to come back to Ghana and relaunch his career if things stay the same at his club side.

Sports Minister: Government committed to growth of football
Ghana's Minister for Youth & Sports Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah says government will continue to support the growth of football in the country as it has the distinctive element of uniting all Ghanaians apart from the other benefits the sport brings to the country.