Afcon 2017: Ghana FA slaps Brimah with $2,500 fine

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) held a meeting on Tuesday morning, to examine comments made by goalkeeper Razak Brimah on social media. The meeting was necessitated by the unfortunate words used by Brimah which management finds unacceptable. We have also received a written apology from Brimah over the comments which we have considered in reaching

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AUDIO: Brimah blasts critics in Facebook rant

A few hours to the Black Stars’ departure from Oyem to Franceville where they will face Cameroon in the semifinals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations this Thursday, first-choice goalkeeper Razak Brimah decided to do one thing – spew out some ‘f’ words to his critics. The Cordoba shot-stopper via a Facebook live broadcast

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Afcon 2017: Ayew brothers on show as Ghana make semis [Photos]

The Ayew brothers grabbed a goal each in a spirited second half display to see Ghana through to the semifinals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-1 victory over DR Congo on Sunday. The Black Stars were forced to endure a poor opening 45 minutes but put their acts together and looked

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AFCON GROUP D WRAP: Ghana pip Uganda, Egypt hold Mali

Matches in group D of the Cup of Nations were honoured on Tuesday with the Black Stars of Ghana playing the Cranes of Uganda in the first game. The Ugandans were making their first appearance at the tourney since 1978, when they lost in the final of the competition to the same opponent, Ghana, by

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Criticism of Jordan Ayew too harsh – CK Akonnor

Head coach of Dreams FC and a former captain of the Black Stars, CK Akonnor, has said criticisms of Jordan Ayew’s performances for the Black Stars are unfair and harsh. The younger Ayew was lambasted for his unimpressive outing in Ghana’s opening win over Uganda at the Africa Cup of Nations. But Akonnor feels the

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Assifuah completes Le Havre move

Ghanaian international Ebenezer Assifuah has completed a three-year permanent switch from FC Sion to French lower tier side Le Havre. The club announced on their website on Wednesday afternoon after a representative from the club flew to complete the deal with the 23-year-old goal poacher who is in Ghana’a camp at the Africa Cup of

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Ghana downs Uganda in Afcon opener

Andre Ayew converted a first-half penalty as Ghana started their latest bid to reclaim the Africa Cup of Nations title with a hard-earned 1-0 victory against Uganda in Port-Gentil on Tuesday. The West Ham United star’s 32nd-minute conversion from the spot was all that separated the sides on an awful pitch as Ghana withstood Ugandan

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Black Stars XI vs Uganda: Partey starts, J. Mensah dropped

Black Stars coach Avram Grant has handed a starting role to AFCON new boy Thomas Partey in the Black Stars opening game vs Uganda at the Africa Cup of Nations Group D, footy-ghana.com has learned. Partey, who is making his debut appearance at the AFCON will partner Mubarak Wakaso in midfield. Captain Asamoah Gyan also

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FEATURE: The seven crown jewels in Grant’s squad

The much awaited final squad for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon was finally revealed by head coach Avram Grant, announcing seven tournament debutants who look set to break into a template first 11. The 2015 list had as much as 13 new players from the previous 2013 list which lost on penalties

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Jordan set to leave Villa for China

Aston Villa midfielder Jordan Ayew look set to quit his premier league club to join the money flowing Chinese Super league club Shanghai SIPG. Jordan joined ‘The Claret and Blue’ in 2015 from French Lique 1 side Loreint on a five-year deal for an amount of £12m. Villa were relegated to the championship the same

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