Ghana skipper Gyan expects good game against Egypt - Ahram Online

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has asked his teammates to take points in Wednesday's clash with Egypt in the Group D third round of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, saying he is keen to finish with a flawless record in the group stage. "We want to maintain ...

Black Stars In AFCON Knockout Stage - News Ghana

The Black Stars of Ghana, advanced to the quarter finals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations with lone goal victory, over highly rated Mali, in the second Group D game played at Port Gentil. The Stars, managed the entry into the next phase of the ...

Gyan becomes Ghana's top Afcon scorer - Vanguard

HISTORY bows at the feet of Ghana's legendary captain Asamoah Gyan as, once again, he felled another longstanding record. His diving strike on Saturday not only condemned Mali to a 1-0 defeat in the second Group D game but also made him Ghana's ...

Afcon 2017: Grant pleased by 'mature' performance - BBC News

Coach Avram Grant has hailed the manner of Ghana's 1-0 win over Mali that put them in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals, even though they had to hold on in the second half. "We dominated the game completely in the first half," he said. "Then ...

Afcon 2017: Uganda taught hard lesson - coach Micho - BBC News

Uganda coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic admitted his side's exit from the Africa Cup of Nations is tough to take. "This level of competition demands total focus of concentration on details that decide games," said Micho after Sunday's decisive 1-0 loss ...

Ghana coach rewards team for 'mature football' - Ahram Online

Ghana coach Avram Grant said his team's 1-0 victory over Mali on Saturday that sealed their progress to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals owed much to their ability to hold on in the second half. "In tournaments you play for the points. In the ...

Ghana/Mali: Black Stars Head for Afcon Quarterfinals - AllAfrica.com

Goalkeeper Essam El Hadary of Egypt during his team's Afcon match against Mali on January 17. By Nick Said. Avram Grant cut a relieved figure as his Ghana side booked a quarterfinal appearance at the 2017 African Nations Cup finals with a game to spare ...

Afcon 2017: Ghana book quarterfinal spot - Eyewitness News

Ghana became the second side to book a quarterfinal place at the African Nations Cup finals in Gabon. Experienced forward Asamoah Gyan grabbed the only goal of the game to become his Ghana's leading all-time scorer in the continental championship.