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Andre Ayew congratulate Black Stars team B

Andre Ayew congratulate Black Stars team B

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Ghana Black Stars midfielder Andre Ayew has congratulated the Black Stars team B side for winning the 2017 WAFU Cup trophy. In a post on his official twitter account, the West Ham player congratulated the local players for their achievement and asked for God's blessings for them. André Ayew‏Verified account @AyewAndre Congratulations to our local Black stars for winning the WAFU cup great guys God Bless you all for your achievement for our country Ghana beat Nigeria by 4-1 at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Sunday evening to lift this year's WAFU Cup trophy thanks to goals from Steven Sarfo, Winful Cobbina and Vincent Atingah.
Congo game Ghana names team for the tie

Congo game Ghana names team for the tie

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Captain Asamoah Gyan will lead the Black Stars in today's crucial World Cup qualifying match against Congo at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. The Black Stars will need a win in today's game against the Congolese to revive Ghana's chances of making a fourth straight appearance at the World Cup. Former Wa All Stars goalkeeper Richard Ofori will keep the post for Ghana this afternoon after his impressive performance against Ethiopia in the last AFCON qualifier. Joseph Attamah Larweh will mark his Black Stars debut in defense for the Black Stars with Daniel Amartey, Jonathan Mensah and Crystal Palace's Jeffrey Schlupp forming the back four for Coach Kwesi Appiah side. Thomas Partey and Ebenezer Ofori will be in midfield with Andre Ayew and Christian Atsu on the flanks. Skip...
Cheltenham: Andre Ayew scores first season goal

Cheltenham: Andre Ayew scores first season goal

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Black Stars deputy captain Andre Ayew scored his first goal of the season in their game against Cheltenham on Wednesday night to help West Ham to reach the Carabao Cup third round Senegalese international Diafra Sakho gave the visitors the lead before Andre Ayew sealed the win for the Hammers with a fine finish before the end of the first half. West ham has been on the losing side since the start of the season with back-to-back defeats. Liberated by the opening goal, West Ham turn on the style and double their lead, though it’s poor goalkeeping from Jonathan Flack again. Sakho’s first-time pass played Ayew through on the right, but the Ghana forward’s task was made easier by Flack’s decision to come off his line and open up the angle with bizarre positioning. All Ayew ha
Ghanaian players in the EPL gears up for the season

Ghanaian players in the EPL gears up for the season

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Ghanaian players in the English Premier League are eyeing a good season as the competition kicks off. Midfielder Daniel Amartey first game ended in defeat after they threw away 2-1 lead with less than 14 minutes to give Arsenal a 3-2 win at the Emirates Stadium on Friday night. On Saturday, Jordan Ayew and Jefferey Sclupp will be is hoping for a blistering start in the as they kick start their season. Jefferey Sclupp will also be hoping for a starting place when his side take on newbies Huddersfield on Saturday and Jordan Ayew will also be eyeing a place in Swansea's team which plays Southampton. On Sunday, Andre Ayew and Christian Atsu will open their account with a game against Manchester United and Tottenham. Ayew will be hoping Slaven Bilic hands him a place in Westh...
Appiah names three debutantes for Ethiopia game

Appiah names three debutantes for Ethiopia game

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Ghana Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah names a strong starting line up to face Ethiopia this afternoon in the 2019 AFCON qualifier slated for the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. Skipper of the side Asamoah Gyan leads the team in attack with support from Raphael Dwamena for today's game in Kumasi. Midfielder Thomas Agyapong will play his first game for the Ghana as he pairs with the likes of Thomas Partey, Andre Ayew and Ebenezer Ofori in midfield. Wa All Stars goalkeeper Richard Ofori will be in post with Harrison Afful, Lumor Agbenyenu, John Boye and Daniel Amartey in defense as Kwesi Appiah seek his first competetive win since returning as head coach of the Black Stars. Below is the team for today's game Richard Ofori Harrison Afful John boye Daniel Amartey Thomas ...
Jordan Ayew opens lid on Premier League struggles

Jordan Ayew opens lid on Premier League struggles

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Ghanaian international striker Jordan Ayew has revealed how he struggled at the beginning of his premier league career. Jordan made his debut for Aston Villa in 2015 coming on as a substitute against Bournemouth, after joining from French Ligue 1 side Lorient for £15m. After a slow start to the league, Jordan made a good name for himself finishing as the clubs top scorer with seven goals although unfortunately, his goals could not save the Villans from relegation. His good form for Villa earned him a transfer back to the premier league to Swansea City, which coincidentally is the former club of his brother Andre. Jordan described his debut in the Premier League and discloses how he had a hard time coming to terms with the fast paced nature of English football. “I made my
Westham’s Andre Ayew reveals he is close to top form

Westham’s Andre Ayew reveals he is close to top form

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Ghana's Andre Ayew has revealed that he is close to getting to his best after a difficult start with West Ham united in the English Premier league. The Black Stars deputy skipper after a record transfer from Swansea to join the hammers suffered an injury in a game against Chelsea which delayed his progress at the club. He came back before the turn of the year and went to Gabon to play for Ghana at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Since his return from the African competition, the former has been showing signs of his qualities for the his side by getting in some goals. “I think I’m getting there,” he observed. “I have said it before, I’m getting there. I know my quality and I’m working hard and my teammates are giving me a lot of confidence. They have a lot of trust in me".
Andre Ayew’s goal earn Westham a point

Andre Ayew’s goal earn Westham a point

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Ghana Black Stars deputy captain Andre Ayew scored to help West ham United earn a point in their 2-2 stalemate in the English Premiership game played today. The former Swansea man capitalized on a miss kick by striker Andy Carrol to put the hammers in front just five minutes into the game. He goal was canceled by Sunderland but James Collins restored their lead in the 46th minute before former Liverpool forward Fabio Borini again scored to end the game in a 2-2 scoreline. The Ghanaian did not last the entire duration of the game as he was replaced by Jonathan Calleri. Ayew has now scored five for Bilic's side and is hoping to get more goals after a difficult start.  
Andre Ayew score to savage a point for Westham

Andre Ayew score to savage a point for Westham

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Ghana Black Stars deputy skipper Andre Ayew came from the bench to score to earn a point for West ham United in their English Premiership game played on Saturday afternoon against Watford. Ayew replaced Robert Snodgrass in the 65th minute to equalize for the hammers after Troy Deeney had put Watford in front through a spot kick. The Ghanaian is yet to hit top form since returning from injury but believes this goal could help him recapture his lost form. He joined the hammers at the beginning of the season from Swansea and scored two goals so far for them.   
Number 3 shirt given to Jordan Ayew at Swansea City

Number 3 shirt given to Jordan Ayew at Swansea City

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Ghana Black Stars striker Jordan Ayew has been handed the number 3 shirt at English Premier league club Swansea City. The former Marseille forward joined the Wales based club in the January transfer window from Aston Villa in a swap deal with Neil Taylor who left Swansea for Villa. Ayew who was away on national team duty took part in his first training today with club and is expected to make his debut this weekend against Leicester city. The 25-year-old son of a Ghanaian legend is hoping he achieves more than what his brother did during his time with the Swans.