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Ghana vs Swaziland: Adam Kwarasey To Start Ahead Of Richard Kingson

Ghana coach Goran Stevanovic has made some radical changes in his starting line-up to face Swaziland on Friday as key players Richard Kingston and Kwadwo Asamoah have been dropped to the bench. Norway-born goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey will take Kingston’s place in the 2012 African Cup of Nations qualifier to be played in Accra. This will be Kwarasey’s first match for the Black Stars as they seek to win to maintain their place at the top of the Group I

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Goran wants Ghana to impress

For some Black Stars players, Ghana's game with Swaziland would bring back memories of the Black Stars' 3-0 victory in the first leg. However, ahead of Friday's penultimate Group I clash at the Accra Sports Stadium, Goran Stevanovic is not dwelling on events of the match in Mbabane played a year ago

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Brazil arrive in London for match against Ghana

The Brazilian national team have arrived in London ahead of the most anticipated friendly with Ghana on 5th September, 2011 at Craven cottage. The five time world champions will play the Ghana Blackstars in what is termed as‘an intensed friendly’ on Monday for the first time at Fulham

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Richard Kingston’s replacement due – Ali Jara

Legendary Ghanaian goalkeeper, Ali Jara says the Black Stars need a new goalkeeper to take over from Richard Kingston soon. A number of goalkeepers have tried to wrestle the No.1 position from the veteran but have been unsuccessful. Sammy Adjei, Philemon McCarthy, Patrick Antwi, Daniel Adjei, Isaac Amoako and Ernest Sowah have all had their moments

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Ghana squad for AAG named

Kwesi Appiah has named an all-locally based squad for the next month’s All Africa Games in Maputo, Mozambique. The Ghana coach today announced a 20-man squad for the Games ahead of the team's travel to South Africa for a training tour

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Ghana holds onto 36th spot in new FIFA rankings

Ghana, without playing a match in the last month, stay at the same position, 36th on the FIFA/Coca-Cola World rankings. Fifa on Wednesday published the August edition of the monthly world ranking. Despite the cancellation of the Black Stars' friendly against Nigeria due to the London riots, Ghana gained 30 more points to secure a total of 726 points

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Ghana vs Brazil in London

Ghana will face Brazil in an international friendly next month in London, the Ghana Football Association confirmed today. The game will be played on 5 September at Fulham's Cravern Cottage. The friendly will be played three days after the Black Stars host Swaziland in Group I of the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Accra

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Ghana FA to scale down club numbers

Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi has informed the football community of the need to scale down the high number of second division clubs. Speaking at the Extra-Ordinary Session of Congress just this month, the GFA President explained that the downsizing would be done over a three-year period

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Ghana vs Nigeria Soccer Match Canceled Due To England Violence

Match organisers called off Tuesday’s soccer exhibition between Ghana and Nigeria which was scheduled to take place in Watford, England. In a statement released Tuesday afternoon, the organisers said they took the decision to cancel the match due to the continuing violence and unpredictable security situation in parts of London and England

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