Kwesi Appiah

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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 6th, 2013
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EXTRA TIME – Burkina Faso 1-1 Ghana And that’s it here at the Mbombela Stadium. Burkina Faso win the encounter on penalties and it’s nothing less than they deserve. Bance cancelled out Mubarak’s opener and for the first time in their history, Burkina Faso will take part in the...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 6th, 2013
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Ghana go into their fourth consecutive Africa Cup of Nations semi-final with no injury worries ahead of their meeting with Burkina Faso. Midfielder Anthony Annan is fit again and in contention to start, with Richmond Yiadom Boakye also shaking off an injury. Burkina Faso midfielder Mohamed Koffi trai...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 6th, 2013
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(AP) — Appiah says his players “are all professionals … they should be fine with it,” urging them to quickly adjust to the poor sandy surface in Nelspruit on which Burkina Faso has played its entire tournament. Ghana wasn’t allowed to train on the pitch Tuesday, meaning the te...
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Feb 2nd, 2013
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Underdogs Cape Verde take on Ghana in the first Africa Cup of Nations quarter final on Saturday 2 February,  from 2.30pm. Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has warned his side against complacency when they face Cape Verde in the African Nations Cup quarter-finals. Cape Verde have reached the last eight on the...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 24th, 2013
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Lessons have been learned from Ghana’s first game at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations as the Black Stars go into the decisive fixture in Group B against Mali. After a 2-2 draw against DR Congo on Sunday, Ghana’s campaign at the continental finals desperately needs a win to keep their chance...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 10th, 2013
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Ghana warmed up for next week’s Africa Cup of Nations by beating seven-time continental champions Egypt 3-0 in a friendly in Abu Dhabi. Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu opened the scoring for the Black Stars in the first half, before Richard Boakye and Asamoah Gyan added goals after the break. There were...
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Jan 7th, 2013
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Olympique Marseille’s Andre Ayew celebrates after scoring against Saint Etienne during their Ligue 1 match at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, December 23, 2012 Image by: Jean-Paul Pelissier / REUTERS Marseille winger Andre Ayew will not play at the African Cup of Nations after being exclude...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Dec 17th, 2012
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Assistant coach of premier league side Liberty Professionals, Felix Aboagye is advising Black Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah to ensure all differences between players are settled in the dressing room before matches are played. The former Black Stars striker believes the team can win the ultimate in So...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 7th, 2012
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Match: Ghana vs. Malawi Date: 8 September, 2012 Competition: 2013 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier Venue: Accra Sports Stadium Time: 15:30 GMT (3:30PM local time) Making it to the 29th edition of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations is just four months away. But the fate of the participating sides with the e...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Apr 11th, 2012
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The Ghana Football Association has appointed James Kwesi Appiah as the new head coach of the Black Stars. Appiah, assistant coach of the Black Stars since 2008, replaces Serbian Goran Stevanovic, who was sacked last month after Ghana’s failure to reach the Africa Cup of Nations final. The forme...