Football

WAFU Cup of Nations: It’s Ghana-Nigeria final

By El-Amisty Nobo| Follow Amisty on twitter @ElAmistyNobo The Black Stars B dispatched off stubborn Niger on Thursday evening to set a titanic grand finale clash of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations against the Super Eagles of Nigeria on Sunday, September 24 at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium. Two goals in each half from…
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WAFU Cup of Nations: Nigeria pip 10-man Benin

By Felix Frimpong The Super Eagles [Nigeria] pipped numerically disadvantaged Squirrels of Benin 1-0 in the semifinals of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations on Thursday, September 21. Experienced attacking midfielder Rabiu Ali scored the only goal of the game in the 10th minute when Nigeria broke away on a great counter-attacking move splitting just…
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“We are not afraid of any team,” Nigeria coach declares

By Michael Amoah Coach of the Super Eagles [Salisu Yusuf] has said that his team is ready to have a go at any side in the finals of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations. The Super Eagles of Nigeria labored to beat 10-man Benin 1-0 at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium in the first semifinal…
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Paa Kwesi Fabin names his final 21-man squad

By Eric Yaw Donkoh Coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has named his final 21-man squad ahead of the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. The list is made up of; three [3] goalkeepers, eight defenders [8], six [6] midfielders, and four [4] strikers. Paa Kwesi Fabin has reshuffled his squad as seven new players have…
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WAFU Cup of Nations: Ghana, Nigeria through to semis

Felix Frimpong Ghana and Nigeria have qualified to the semi-final phase of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations as Mali and Guinea fizzles out in Group A. The Black Stars B despite defending well in the first half were handed their first defeat [0-2] of the tournament in the second half by the determined Super…
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