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Ivory Coast wins 2015 AFCON after penalty shoot-outs

Ivory Coast wins 2015 AFCON after penalty shoot-outs

Ivory Coast wins 2015 AFCON after penalty shoot-out The Elephant of Ivory Coast maintained their good history against Ghana in AFCON finals by beating the Black Stars 9-8 on penalties in the final of the 2015 AFCON after goalless draw in 120 minutes on Sunday in Bata, Equatorial Guinea. It was a colourful day for the Elephants and a sad […]

February 9, 2015 ·
 
Black Stars of Ghana

2015 AFCON FINAL: Ghana starting XI against Ivory Coast with Gyan making a return

Ghana starting XI against Ivory Coast with Gyan making a return Head coach of the Black Stars of Ghana, Avram Grant have made one change to his starting XI that beat Equatorial Guinea 3-0 in the semi-final of the 2015 AFCON tourney as Asamoah Gyan makes a return into the team as Jordan Ayew dropped to the bench. Asamoah Gyan […]

February 8, 2015 ·
 
Black Stars celebrate their win

2015 AFCON FINAL: Match Preview – Ghana take on Cote D’voire

The Black Stars of Ghana will take on the Elephant of Cote D’voire in the final of the 2015 AFCON in Equatorial Guinea later in the day. It will be a tight clash as both teams look forward to tame each other for the trophy at stake but Ghana will be looking for a revenge whilst Cote D’voire want to […]

February 8, 2015 ·
 
2015 AFCON: DR Congo wins bronze after penalty shoot-out

2015 AFCON: DR Congo wins bronze after penalty shoot-out

DR Congo wins bronze after penalty shoot-out DR Congo beat uninspired hosts Equatorial Guinea 4-2 on penalty shoot-out after goalless draw in the third place AFCON game on Saturday. Both teams came into the game to fight for a pride after their semi-final loss to Ghana and Ivory coast respectively. DR Congo looks the better side by dominating play with […]

February 8, 2015 ·
 
2015 AFCON: Equatorial Guinea fined for crowd trouble

2015 AFCON: Equatorial Guinea fined for crowd trouble

Equatorial Guinea fined for crowd trouble 2015 AFCON host nation, Equatorial Guinea has been fined for crowd violence during their Thursday’s semi-final clash against Ghana. The host were beaten 3-0 by the four time Africa champions, as the fans in support of the host nation took the laws into their hands by throwing missiles at the Ghanaian players and supporters […]

February 7, 2015 ·
 
2015 AFCON: Ghana qualify for the final after mauling E. Guinea 3-0

2015 AFCON: Ghana qualify for the final after mauling E. Guinea 3-0

Ghana qualify for the final after mauling E. Guinea 3-0   The Black Stars of Ghana on Thursday thrashed host nation Equatorial Guinea 3-0 in the semi-finals to book a place in Sunday’s final. Ghana started the game as the strongest side by letting their experience count on the field of play as they dictated the pace. The four time […]

February 6, 2015 ·
 
Bekwai Youth sacrifice two rams in support for the Black Stars semi-final clash against E. Guinea

Bekwai Youth sacrifice two rams in support for the Black Stars semi-final clash against E. Guinea

Bekwai Youth sacrifice two rams in support for the Black Stars semi-final clash against E. Guinea Yalawa Youth based in Bekwai in the Ashanti Region have slaughtered two big rams as rituals for the Black Stars of Ghana ahead of the Semi-final clash against host nation, Equatorial Guinea later in the day. The Zongo Youth Group ahead of Black Stars […]

February 5, 2015 ·
 
2015 AFCON: Ivory Coast seals AFCON finals berth with a 3-1 win over DR Congo

2015 AFCON: Ivory Coast seals AFCON finals berth with a 3-1 win over DR Congo

Ivory Coast seals AFCON finals berth with a 3-1 win over DR Congo Ivory Coast on Wednesday beat DR Congo 3-1 to book their place in the 2015 AFCON finals scheduled for Sunday, 8th February, 2015. For the first time in 23 years, the Elephants have managed to break that two decades jinx after winning the championship in 1992. In […]

February 5, 2015 ·
 
Referee Eric Otogo-Castane

2015 AFCON: Gabonese referee to officiate Ghana and Equatorial Guinea semi-final clash

Gabonese referee to officiate Ghana and Equatorial Guinea semi-final clash Confederation of Africa Football(CAF) have appointed Gabonese middleman, Eric Otogo-Castane to be the man in the middle in Thursday’s AFCON semi final clash between Ghana and host nation, Equatorial Guinea. Otogo got his FIFA referee badge in 2011 and in the Thursday game he will be assisted by Abdelhak Etchiali […]

February 4, 2015 ·
 
2015 AFCON: Ghana and Ivory Coast Seal Semi-finals Berth

2015 AFCON: Ghana and Ivory Coast Seal Semi-finals Berth

Ghana, Ivory Coast seals semi-finals berth The pairing for the semi-finals games has been settled, as the Black Stars of Ghana thrashed Guinea 3-0 and Ivory Coast beating the Algeria 3-1. Ghana battled Guinea in the first match of the second day of the Quarter-finals games on Sunday. Atsu opened the scoring for the four time Africa champions with a […]

February 2, 2015 ·
 
Black Stars of Ghana

2015 AFCON: Ghana Starting XI against Guinea

Ghana starting XI against Guinea Head coach of the Black Stars of Ghana, Avram Grant has made two changes in his starting eleven that beat South Africa in the last round of games in Group C. The four-time African champions will be facing Guinea in the Quarter-finals of the ongoing AFCON tourney later in the day. John Boye replaces injured […]

February 1, 2015 ·
 
2015 AFCON: DR Congo, Equatorial Guinea through to Semis

2015 AFCON: DR Congo, Equatorial Guinea through to Semis

DR Congo, Equatorial Guinea though to Semis The quarter-finals game of the 2015 AFCON came off on Saturday as DR Congo beat Congo Brazzaville 4-2 whilst host nation, Equatorial Guinea came from a goal down to beat Tunisia 2-1 after extra time. The first game of the quarter-finals saw 6 goals thriller between DR Congo and Congo Brazzaville which all […]

February 1, 2015 ·