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Ghana have given themselves hope of qualifying through the best third place rule after thrashing USA in their final game in Group A. Goals from Frank Acheampong and Kennedy Ashia combined with a Ebenezer Assifuah double were enough to make Shane O’Neill’s goal meaningless. USA finish bottom of the group on one point and exit … Continue reading

FIFA U20 World Cup Preview: Team By Team Analysis

The Youth Radar has compiled the ultimate compatriot to the FIFA U20 World Cup. Take a look at this special team-by-team guide to Turkey 2013. Continue reading

FIFA U20 World Cup Preview – Group A

France against Spain looks to be the eyecatching contest in Group A, but Ghana and USA will not back down easily and provide strong competition in what could be considered the group of death. Continue reading

VIDEO: Ghana U17 Goalkeeper’s Handball Howler

Check out this video of Ghana’s U17 goalkeeper Mohammed Ali as his side took on the Ivory Coast. Continue reading

Familiar Faces in African Under 20 Championship Finals

Ghana squeezed through to the 12th edition of the African Under 20 Championship Finals after a scarily-exciting two-legged affair with Morocco. The Ghanaians breezed through the first leg, winning 4-1 in Accra but were quickly pegged back in the return leg that saw Morocco go in 2-0 up at half-time. Morocco finally won the tie 3-1 … Continue reading

Young Black Stars Near to Elimination

Ghana’s hopes of reaching the semi-finals of the African Youth Championship are all but over. After loosing against Nigeria in their opening game, Ghana were held by Gambia in their second match, drawing the game with one goal each. The result propelled Cameroon into the semi-finals and gave them qualification for the Under 20 World … Continue reading

World Champions Defeated in African Under 20s

Ghana have suffered a 2-1 opening day defeat in this year’s African Youth Championship. Nigeria were the victors as the reigning African and World Under 20 champions will now need wins against Cameroon and Gambia to qualify for the semi-finals. Uche Nwofor, renowned for his scoring ability in Nigeria’s nationa league, grabbed the opener after … Continue reading

African Tournament Postponed

The African Under 20 Championship has been postponed due to political unrest in the host country, Libya. The best interests of the teams involved will see the tournament being moved to another country. The Confederation of African Football said a week ago “Due to security concerns and the current unstable political situation in Libya, the competition has … Continue reading

One To Watch – Andre Ayew

Andre Ayew has been on a meteoric rise since the 2009 Under 20 World Cup. A top performer for Ghana at the summer’s World Cup and now a first-team regular at Marseille, the sky is the limit for the 21-year old. Ayew captained his country to the African Youth Championship and the Under 20 World … Continue reading

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