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Mumuni Abubakar Sokpari: Ghana's pioneering coach in Somalia

Ghanaian players and coaches traveling to work across the African continent has become fairly common these days.

From Angola through to Zambia, there are many Ghanaian players and coaches making a living in various African leagues.

However, even by these standards, the story of Mumuni Abubakar Sokpari is unique.

The former Wa All Stars coach has pitched camp in Somalia, a country ravaged by civil war and insecurity, in pursuit of his coaching career with Elman Sporting Club.

Speaking to KweséESPN,...

Ghana's Afcon qualifier remains in the balance

Ghana's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone continues to be in doubt after a meeting in Freetown failed to clear the major obstacle holding it back.

Sierra Leone are currently banned from international football after world football governing body FIFA said there had been government interference in the running of the game in the country.

Sierra Leone Football Association Head of Media Ibrahim Kamara told KweséESPN they have made a request to FIFA to lift the ban and allow...

Asamoah Gyan still has so much to offer Black Stars

Bernard Mensah has backed Asamoah Gyan's return to the Ghana national team after his recent call-up for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone was questioned in some quarters.

Gyan is part of a 23-man squad that will attempt to re-assert Ghana's control in qualifying Group F, but he has barely played this season at Turkish top-flight club Kayserispor, prompting criticism of the call-up.

Mensah is also back in the squad after a three-year absence, but it is Gyan's return after...

Can Kwesi Appiah justify change of direction on Asamoah Gyan?

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah is hosting a returnees party in Kumasi next week, but can he justify his change in approach?

Rocked by defeat by Kenya last month, a loss that triggered fresh questions over his decisions in charge of the Black Stars, the Ghana boss has responded with a squad full of players returning to stake their claim in the side again.

Of the 23 players called up by Appiah for the double-header against Sierra Leone, ten did not make the trip to Kenya and four - Bernard Mensah, Jonathan...

Asamoah Gyan recalled to Ghana squad for Afcon qualifiers

Ghana's record goalscorer Asamoah Gyan will return to international duty for the Black Stars in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone, but there are no places in the squad for the Ayew brothers.  

Gyan is part of a 23-man squad released by Ghana boss Kwesi Appiah for the mid-October games, despite a season spent largely on the bench at Turkish side Kayserispor. He has played just 35 minutes of club football this season but is one of four forwards named in the side....