Ghana

  • Watch: All the goals from Tuesday's football World Cup Qualifiers 20-11-2013 10:02 AM

    A sublime second-half hat-trick by Cristiano Ronaldo took Portugal to the World Cup finals, while France made a stunning comeback to beat Ukraine 3-0 and book their ticket to Brazil as well. Croatia hit top gear at crunch time to beat Iceland 2-0 in the return leg which helped them...
  • Ghana through to World Cup, Egypt misses out 20-11-2013 12:12 AM

    Cairo: Ghana have qualified for the World Cup with a 7-3 aggregate win over Egypt in the playoffs to seize the fourth of five African places available at the finals. Egypt won Tuesday's second leg 2-1 in the first international in Cairo in two years, but Ghana progressed because of...
  • Ghana president John Dramani Mahama to visit India 04-11-2013 07:28 PM

    Ghana President John Dramani Mahama will pay an official visit to India Nov 10-13, the external affairs ministry said on Monday. The president will be accompanied by Ghana's ministers of foreign affairs, finance and economic planning, trade and industry and information and media relations besides senior government officials. He will...
  • AC Milan star Boateng to again play for Ghana 23-08-2013 09:46 PM

    Accra (Ghana): AC Milan midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng has written to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to confirm his availability to play for the Black Stars again after nearly two years of taking temporary leave. "I write to inform the Ghana Football Association that, after a few consultations, I have...
  • Kevin-Prince Boateng ready to play for Ghana 14-06-2013 04:45 PM

    The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that Kevin-Prince Boateng has made himself available to play for Ghana again. The AC Milan midfielder, 24, had announced his retirement from international football in November 2011 after 18 months playing for Ghana, citing frequent injuries. "Before Ghana played Sudan he had confirmed to...
  • Ivory Coast close in on WC; SA, Ghana in danger 09-06-2013 09:24 AM

    Ivory Coast beat Gambia 3-0 in World Cup qualifying on Saturday, while Ethiopia and Zambia gained crucial victories that put South Africa and Ghana at risk of missing out on football's top tournament. Lacina Traore, Wilfried Bony and Yaya Toure scored in Gambia for the Ivorians, keeping Africa's top-ranked team...
  • Brazil slip down to No.22 in FIFA rankings 06-06-2013 05:44 PM

    Five-time World Champions Brazil plummeted further down the FIFA rankings as they hit a record low of 22nd place on Thursday, leaving them sandwiched between Ghana and Mali. The latest rankings were also hugely embarrassing for Asia, whose highest-placed team Japan were a modest 32nd, with South Korea and Australia...
  • Watch: Meet US prez Obama's lookalike 10-07-2009 03:20 PM

    Obama is set to reach Ghana on an official visit after the G8 Summit. ...
  • Mexico beat Ghana as Sanchez prepares to face the music 27-03-2008 11:06 PM

    Sydney: Promising Australian fast bowlers Mitchell Starc and James Pattinson, both 21, look all set to be in the team that will play India in the Boxing Day Test match. Injuries have ravaged the Australian team this season and the latest news of teenage sensation Patrick Cummins being ruled out...
  • Chelsea delegation bring smiles 31-05-2007 11:43 PM

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