Profile of Ghana’s senior national team Black Stars
The Black Stars of Ghana represents Ghana in men’s (national team) international football since the 1950s. The team is nicknamed the Black Stars after the Black Star of Africa in the flag of Ghana.
Recorgnized by football governing body FIFA, Black Stars is eligible to compete in any tournaments organized by FIFA. A power house in African football, Ghana has participated in the World Cup and the African Cup of nations.
Who is Black Stars coach?
After leading the country to the 2022 FIFA world cup, Otto Addo has retained his position as Ghana’s coach. Addo is tasked to lead the national team in the 2023 AFCON qualifiers and the 2022 world cup.
In addition, Black Stars also have Chris Hughton and Mas-Ud Didi Dramani as other backroom staff.
Ghana Black Stars squad
The Ghana national team can boost of several squad in it setup. Black Stars have Andre Dede Ayew as it captain. Among other integral members of the team are;
Gaol keepers: Richard Ofori, Lawrence Ati-Zigi, Joe Wollacott, Abdul Manaf Nurudeen
Defenders: Andy Yiadom, Denis Odoi, Montari Kamaheni, Joseph Aidoo, Gideon Mensah, Osman Bukari, Alexander Djiku, Abdul Mumin, Dennis Nkrumah-Korsah
Midfielders : Thomas Partey, Daniel-Kofi Kyereh, Elisha Owusu, Osman Bukari, Joseph Paintsil, Yaw Yeboah, Mohammed Kudus, Iddrisu Baba, Edmund Addo
Forwards : Abdul Fatawu Issahaku, Jordan Ayew, Felix Afena-Gyan,
When is Black Stars next match?
Ghana will play Madagascar and Central African Republic in the upcoming 2023 African cup of nations qualifiers.
How many trophies (African cup of nations) has Ghana won?
The West African giant can boost of some titles. However, the most notable one is the African Cup of nations. Ghana Black Stars have won the trophy four times.
Has Ghana Black Stars won the world cup before?
Ghana has qualified for three different FIFA world cup ‘s aside the 2022 edition. The Black Stars first appearance was in 2006. Following that the West African side made it into the 2010 and 2014 edition. Black Stars have never won the world cup, however, the teams best result came in South Africa 2010, when they reached the quarter final stage.
Leaked Ghana national team jersey
Black Stars famous jersey is red, with yellow and little black and green colours. In addition, the team also have a white outfit with black as inscriptions.
Ghana Black Stars AFCON qualifiers 2023 group
The Stars has been grouped E of 2023 Africa cup of nations qualifiers.
Central African Republic
What is Ghana’s biggest defeat in football?
The Black Stars heaviest loss came in October 2, 1968. Ghana lost 10-0 to Bulgaria.
What is Ghana biggest win on football?
In the year 1970 the Ghana national team Black Stars recorded it biggest win after beating Niger 9-1 in African Cup of nations qualifiers.