The Black Stars celebrate the emphatic victory

AFCON 2015: Black Stars land in semis after dumping Guinea

Two clinical finishes by Christian Atsu, and a personal historic strike by Kwasi Appiah saw the Black Stars of Ghana ease into the semi-finals of the ongoing African Cup of Nations 2015 at the expense of Guinea’s brawling Syli Nationale.
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Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to win fifth Australian Open title

Novak Djokovic proved too strong for Andy Murray as he won a fifth Australian Open title in a punishing final.

Impressive Arsenal put five past sorry Villa

Arsenal moved above Tottenham to fifth in the Premier League courtesy of an emphatic victory over struggling Aston Villa.
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Ghana starting XI against Guinea; Kwesi Appiah, Boye to start

Coach Avram Grant has handed Kwesi Appiah his first Ghana start in the starting lineup to face Guinea in the AFCON quarter-finals match on Sunday.
Tunisia players were furious with referee Rajindraparsad Seechurn for awarding the late penalty

Controversy as hosts reach semi-finals

Equatorial Guinea beat Tunisia in controversial circumstances to reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.

'Messi is God's reflection, but Ronaldo's not the devil'

Well-known nun Sister Lucia Caram has suggested that the Barcelona forward has holy qualities but slammed the attitude of the Ballon d'Or winner.
Maxwell Konadu

'Maxwell Kondadu's job safe'

The presence of two expatriate technical men on Ghana's Black Stars bench may have sent the wrong signals that assistant coach, Maxwell Konadu's job…
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Ashgold dare Medeama at Tarkwa

Fans of Ashantigold would expect Coach Bashir Hayford to conjure yet another magic to maintain their invincibility when they play Medeama at the…
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Man City to shake Stamford Bridge today

Chelsea can open up an eight-point lead over Manchester City for the second time this season by beating its Premier League title rival today in the…

Chelsea’ s Diego Costa given three-match ban for stamp

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been banned for three matches for stamping on Liverpool's Emre Can.

Arsenal dealt Alexis Sanchez injury blow

Alexis Sanchez is set to be rested for Arsenal's game against Aston Villa on Sunday, Arsene Wenger has revealed, while Gabriel Paulista could make…
Juan Cuadrado

Chelsea close to £23.3m deal for Cuadrado

Chelsea are close to finalising a £23.3m deal to sign Fiorentina's 26-year-old winger Juan Cuadrado.

Can AshGold sustain their invincibility?

Obuasi AshGold's invincibility in this season's First Capital Plus Premier League comes under severe threat later tomorrow afternoon when they trek…

2015 AFCON holds more surprises as quarters kick off tomorrow

Never has the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) been as tight and unpredictable as this year's event as shown during the group stages.

It’s Ghana vrs Guinea Sunday; Mali out after drawing of lots

Ghana after a 24-hour wait in the aftermath of the deadlock in Group D have now been handed the Syli National of Guinea for the quarter-finals.
Avram Grant

Avram Grant bars public from Stars

It is not clear what is happening in other team camps, but Ghana team officials are determined to keep the Black Stars away from the public eye in…
 Ghana celebrate passage to quarter finals

Ghana are favourites to win 2015 AFCON - Tanko

Assistant Cameroon coach Ibrahim Tank has touted Ghana as favourites to win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations having made it through from a difficult…
Asamoah Gyan and his team mates leaving their base in Mongomo for Bata on Thursday

Ghana face Guinea in AFCON quater finals + Photos

Ghana will face Guinea in the quarterfinals of the 2015 African Cup of Nations, CAF has revealed after a draw in Malabo.

Fabregas: I killed Diego Costa for wasting my pass!

The Spain midfielder played a delightful volley through the Swansea City defence earlier in January, but his team-mate failed to beat goalkeeper…

Ronaldo banned for violent conduct

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has been given a two-match ban after his sending-off for kicking out at Cordoba defender Edimar on Saturday.

Chelsea’s Diego Costa to be banned by FA

Diego Costa has been charged for violent conduct after an alleged stamp following the Capital One Cup semi-final with Liverpool on Tuesday.

Real Madrid to rename stadium

Real Madrid are set to rename their Bernabeu stadium as part of a sponsorship deal with United Arab Emirates-based International Petroleum Investment…
It's a tight rope to Quarters qualification

Afcon 2015: Mali and Guinea managers criticise drawing of lots

The Mali and Guinea managers insist the drawing of lots should not be how their Africa Cup of Nations fate is decided.
Figo to run for FIFA presidency

Figo: The man who could be King of FIFA

It was FIFA's handling of the report into bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups that convinced Luis Figo it was time to take a stand.
Maria Sharapova, left, and Serena Williams will meet in a grand slam final for the first time since the 2013 French Open.

Williams to face Sharapova in final

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova -- the two highest-ranked players in the world -- advanced to the Australian Open final after straight-set wins…
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Stars for Malabo today ; Ahead of quarter-final clash

The Black Stars will today leave Mongomo for Malabo for their 2015 AFCON quarter- finals encounter on Sunday after their gallant display last Tuesday…
Asamoah Gyan — Stars captain

Gyan: Our strong mentality can push us far

Asamoah Gyan says Ghana's strong mentality can push them on after the Black Stars reached the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.

Ghana fans from Bata arrested

Ghanaian fans retiring to their base in Bata after watching Ghana beat South Africa 2:1 in Mongomo last Tuesday night were arrested by the police for…
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Figo to challenge Blatter for FIFA job

Portuguese great, Luis Figo, has become the latest shock candidate for the role of FIFA president.

Ballot to decide Ghana's opponents today; Cote d'Ivoire face Algeria

Ghana's opponents for the quarter-finals of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations would be decided today through a ballot.
Daniel Amartey

Amartey’s injury not serious

The medical team of Ghana's Black Stars have allayed fears over defender Daniel Amartey, saying few days of rest should be good to get him back in…