Ghana Black Stars secure ticket to Qatar 2020

The senior national football team of Ghana on Tuesday night drew one all with their Nigerian counterparts in Abuja to qualify as one of Africa’s 5 representatives for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. A Thomas Partey goal set the stage for a number of incursions into the Nigerian half[Read More…]

Baba Yara stadium to host Ghana-Nigeria world cup playoff

The world cup play-off match between Ghana and Nigeria will take place at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi.The Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Wednesday sanctioned the stadium in Ghana’s second largest city for the first leg of the play-off, after Ghana’s proposed Cape Coast Stadium was rejected. In[Read More…]

Otto Addo and Chris Hughton take over Black Stars

Former Ghanaian international Otto Addo has been handed the responsibility of coaching Ghana’s senior national team, the Black Stars for the 2022 World Cup playoff game against Nigeria in March. He will be assisted by George Boateng and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani. The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has also appointed former[Read More…]

Egypt defeats Cameroon on penalties to advance to the final

The Pharoah’s of Egypt are through to the final of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations after beating host Cameroon 3-1 on penalties. The Egyptians avenged their loss to Cameroon in the 2017 final by defeating the hosts on penalties, setting up a Sunday showdown with Senegal. Goalkeeper Mohamed Abou[Read More…]

CAF moves third-place final to Saturday

The Confederation of Africa Football has moved the 3rd and 4th place match of the 2021 TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations originally scheduled for Sunday to Saturday. A statement from the Federation says the 3rd place match would be played in the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium, Yaoundé at 7.00pm. “The CAF TotalEnergies Africa[Read More…]