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U.S. National Team

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It was a good June for the USMNT and July has certainly started the same way as the US beat Ghana 2-1 in a tune-up for the upcoming Gold Cup. When the US roster was released, it was Dom Dwyer who grabbed all the headlines and it was Dom Dwyer who grabbed all of the headlines from the Ghana game with a goal in his first appearance for the US (a rather splendid goal it should be said).

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It was a good June for the USMNT and July has certainly started the same way as the US beat Ghana 2-1 in a tune-up for the upcoming Gold Cup. When the US roster was released, it was Dom Dwyer who grabbed all the headlines and it was Dom Dwyer who grabbed all of the headlines from the Ghana game with a goal in his first appearance for the US (a rather splendid goal it should be said).

Where to find USA vs. Ghana on US TV and streaming

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The US Men’s National Team will be focused on today’s game against Ghana to get vital playing time and confidence before they begin play in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Bruce Arena’s team will be facing a very good Ghana team who have faced the US in many World Cup tournaments.

USA vs. Ghana preview, TV times and team news

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The summer is certainly off to a good start for the USMNT. They got four out of a possible six points in World Cup Qualifying (which included a draw at the always formidable Azteca Stadium in Mexico City) and threw in a draw against Venezuela for good measure. While the World Cup Qualifying campaign certainly appears to be back on track, it’s time for the US to shift gears and start preparing for the Gold Cup which is just around the corner.

USA vs. Ghana preview, TV times and team news

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The summer is certainly off to a good start for the USMNT. They got four out of a possible six points in World Cup Qualifying (which included a draw at the always formidable Azteca Stadium in Mexico City) and threw in a draw against Venezuela for good measure. While the World Cup Qualifying campaign certainly appears to be back on track, it’s time for the US to shift gears and start preparing for the Gold Cup which is just around the corner.

United States Men's National Team

USMNT 2, Ghana 1: The SBI Breakdown

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Saturday's friendly against Ghana gave us our first look at a very different U.S. Men's National Team. It's a new roster with many new faces and there was plenty to wonder about and assume before they took the field.

Their first match came against a familiar foe and, in many ways, it was a very positive run out for Bruce Arena's team.

Dwyer, Acosta lead USMNT to friendly win over Ghana

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It took just 19 minutes for Dom Dwyer to make his first U.S. Men's National Team impression, and it was a strong one in what ended up being a confidence-boosting win ahead of the Gold Cup.

Dwyer joined Kellyn Acosta on the scoresheet on Saturday at Rentschler Field as the USMNT topped Ghana, 2-1, in a pre- Gold Cup friendly.

Who Should the USMNT Start vs. Ghana?

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The Gold Cup is just around the corner, and Bruce Arena will get his first look at his new-look U.S. Men's National Team roster on Saturday afternoon.

Arena's squad features a slew of new faces and players eager to make impressions while moving from the USMNT fringe to World Cup contention.

Five MLS players lead Ghana squad against USMNT

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With their Premier League trio out of action, Ghana will turn to several MLS players to lead their roster in the upcoming friendly against the U.S. Men's National Team.

With club objections leaving Ghana without West Ham's Andre Ayew, Swansea City's Jordan Ayew, Leicester City's Daniel Amartey and Atletico Madrid's Thomas Partey, a trio of Columbus Crew players and a few others from around the league headline the Black Stars squad.

Ghana trio withheld from USMNT friendly

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The upcoming U.S. Men's National Team friendly against Ghana will surely be hotly contested, but some missing players may remove a bit of the sting.

The Ghana Football Association stated that West Ham, Swansea City, and Leicester City have requested the exclusion of Andre Ayew, Jordan Ayew, and Daniel Amartey respectively, reports KweseESPN.

USMNT Returns to Hartford in July

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The United States Men's National Team will return to the region on Jul. 1 for a pre-Gold Cup friendly against Ghana at Pratt & Whitney Stadium in Hartford, Ct.

The match, which will kickoff at 4:45pm, will take place one week before the U.S.'s Gold Cup match against Panama on Jul. 8. The U.

Report: USMNT set for summer friendlies against Venezuela, Ghana

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The U.S. Men's National Team has reportedly lined up a pair of competitive friendlies for the summer.

ESPN reported Friday that the U.S. will take on Venezuela on June 3 before facing off with World Cup nemesis Ghana on July 1. The match against Venezuela, which comes five days ahead of a vital World Cup qualifier against Trinidad & Tobago, is set for Rio Tinto Stadium, home of Real Salt Lake.

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Debutants strike as US down Ghana

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Washington (AFP) – English-born striker Dom Dwyer scored a goal on his international debut as the United States defeated Ghana 2-1 in a friendly international on Saturday.

Sporting Kansas City forward Dwyer, who became a US citizen three months ago, lashed home a first-half volley to fire the Americans ahead as they build towards this month’s CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Debutants strike as US down Ghana

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Washington (AFP) – English-born striker Dom Dwyer scored a goal on his international debut as the United States defeated Ghana 2-1 in a friendly international on Saturday.

Sporting Kansas City forward Dwyer, who became a US citizen three months ago, lashed home a first-half volley to fire the Americans ahead as they build towards this month’s CONCACAF Gold Cup.

US meets World Cup football nemesis Ghana ahead of Gold Cup

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New York (AFP) – A United States national team that’s unbeaten since Bruce Arena replaced Jurgen Klinsmann as coach entertains World Cup nemesis Ghana on Saturday as a tuneup for next month’s Gold Cup.

The Americans play host to the Black Stars - whom they have beaten once and lost to twice in the past three World Cups - in a Saturday friendly at East Hartford, Connecticut.

US meets World Cup football nemesis Ghana ahead of Gold Cup

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New York (AFP) – A United States national team that’s unbeaten since Bruce Arena replaced Jurgen Klinsmann as coach entertains World Cup nemesis Ghana on Saturday as a tuneup for next month’s Gold Cup.

The Americans play host to the Black Stars - whom they have beaten once and lost to twice in the past three World Cups - in a Saturday friendly at East Hartford, Connecticut.

Newcastle sign Ghana star Atsu permanently

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Newcastle (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Ghanaian international midfielder Christian Atsu’s performances for Newcastle United in regaining their Premier League status earned him a permanent move from champions Chelsea on Wednesday.

The 25-year-old - who scored five goals in 32 Championship appearances as the Rafael Benitez-coached Magpies topped the table - signed a four-year contract for an undisclosed fee.

Thais pick ex-Ghana coach Rajevac to revive fortunes

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Bangkok (AFP) – Thailand on Wednesday appointed Serbian Milovan Rajevac as the new coach of the national football team, plumping for the man who guided Ghana to an unlikely quarter-final spot at the 2010 World Cup.

The former Red Star Belgrade defender was available after leaving his as Algeria coach last year after just two games.

Thais pick ex-Ghana coach Rajevac to revive fortunes

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Bangkok (AFP) – Thailand on Wednesday appointed Serbian Milovan Rajevac as the new coach of the national football team, plumping for the man who guided Ghana to an unlikely quarter-final spot at the 2010 World Cup.

The former Red Star Belgrade defender was available after leaving his as Algeria coach last year after just two games.

Redknapp applies for Ghana football job – source

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Accra (AFP) – Former Tottenham and West Ham manager Harry Redknapp and ex-Italian striker Fabrizio Ravanelli have applied for the vacant coaching job with Ghana, a source at the African giants said Wednesday.

Redknapp, 70, whose most recent managerial post was with Jordan, is one of five candidates looking to succeed Avram Grant, who stepped down after Ghana finished fourth at the Africa Cup of Nations in February.

Avram Grant resigns as Ghana manager

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Accra (AFP) – Ghana coach Avram Grant has quit after more than two years in charge, a member of the country’s football association told AFP on Tuesday.

“Avram Grant has informed the Ghana Football Association of his decision to step down as head coach of the Black Stars,” said Osei Kwaku Palmer.

Cameroon stun Ghana to reach Cup of Nations final

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Michael Ngadeu and Christian Bassogog both netted in the second half as Cameroon beat Ghana 2-0 in Franceville on Thursday to reach the Africa Cup of Nations final.

A finely-poised tie remained goalless until the 72nd minute, when Ghana goalkeeper Razak Brimah failed to deal with a free-kick into his area and John Boye's weak defensive header merely served as an assist for Ngadeu to control and fire home.

Cameroon stun Ghana to reach Cup of Nations final

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Michael Ngadeu and Christian Bassogog both netted in the second half as Cameroon beat Ghana 2-0 in Franceville on Thursday to reach the Africa Cup of Nations final.

A finely-poised tie remained goalless until the 72nd minute, when Ghana goalkeeper Razak Brimah failed to deal with a free-kick into his area and John Boye's weak defensive header merely served as an assist for Ngadeu to control and fire home.

Cameroon beat Ghana to reach Cup of Nations final

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Cameroon beat Ghana 2-0 on Thursday to reach the final of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Defender Michael Ngadeu scored the opener in Franceville in the 72nd minute and Christian Bassogog secured the win in stoppage time.

Cameroon will face Egypt in the final on Sunday.

Cameroon beat Ghana to reach Cup of Nations final

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Franceville (Gabon) (AFP) Cameroon beat Ghana 2-0 on Thursday to reach the final of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Defender Michael Ngadeu scored the opener in Franceville in the 72nd minute and Christian Bassogog secured the win in stoppage time.

Cameroon will face Egypt in the final on Sunday.

Ghana hopeful on Gyan fitness

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Oyem (Gabon) (AFP) Ghana are hopeful that skipper Asamoah Gyan will be able to feature in Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final against DR Congo after tests on an injury he suffered on Wednesday proved encouraging.

A Ghana FA statement said the striker had returned to the team's base in Oyem in northern Gabon to continue treatment on the thigh injury he picked up in the 1-0 defeat to Egypt in their last group game in Port-Gentil.

Ghana sweat on fitness of skipper Gyan

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Port-Gentil (Gabon) (AFP) Ghana coach Avram Grant has admitted captain Asamoah Gyan is a doubt for the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after he came off injured against Egypt on Wednesday.

"It's not looking so good but Gyan is a very strong boy," said Grant when asked about the extent of the problem.

Salah sinks Ghana as Egypt go through

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Port-Gentil (Gabon) (AFP) Mohamed Salah's thumping early free-kick gave Egypt a 1-0 win against Ghana on Wednesday as they sealed their place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations.

The record seven-time winners of the competition only needed a draw to be certain of going through but the victory at a barely half-full stadium allowed them to leapfrog already-qualified Ghana and finish on top of Group D.

Salah sinks Ghana as Egypt go through in Cup of Nations

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Port-Gentil (Gabon) (AFP) Mohamed Salah's thumping early free-kick gave Egypt a 1-0 win against Ghana on Wednesday as they sealed their place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations.

The record seven-time winners of the competition only needed a draw to be certain of going through but the victory at a barely half-full stadium allowed them to leapfrog already-qualified Ghana and finish on top of Group D.

Salah sinks Ghana as Egypt go through in Cup of Nations

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Port-Gentil (Gabon) (AFP) Mohamed Salah's thumping early free-kick gave Egypt a 1-0 win against Ghana on Wednesday as they sealed their place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations.

The record seven-time winners of the competition only needed a draw to be certain of going through but the victory at a barely half-full stadium allowed them to leapfrog already-qualified Ghana and finish on top of Group D.

Egypt look to join Ghana in Cup of Nations quarters

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Port-Gentil (Gabon) (AFP) Seven-time champions Egypt face Ghana in Port-Gentil on Wednesday looking for the result that will see them join their opponents in qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.

The Pharaohs need only draw the game, which kicks off at 8pm (1900 GMT), in the Gabonese port city to be certain of progressing to the last eight, although if Mali fail to beat Uganda they will be through anyway.

New England Revolution

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The Revs midfielder gets his first international cap while Juan Agudelo and Gershon Koffie are on the bench for their respective teams.

This afternoon, I might finally prove that Connecticut is once and for all, a part of New England.

New England Revolution midfielder Kelyn Rowe will be handed his full debut for the United States today as head coach Bruce Arena has named him to the starting lineup for a friendly against Ghana.

Rumor: Revolution to add Ghanaian defender

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The Revs are looking at Moses Sarpong, according to Sports World Ghana.

The New England Revolution are interested in Ghanaian defender Moses Sarpong, according to a report from Sports World Ghana.

The article, published Friday, claims that the 19-year-old Sarpong will be heading to the United States because he's currently unable to play for International Allies FC of Ghana.

Gold Cup

USA vs. Ghana, live stream: Start time, TV channel, and how to watch the international friendly online

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A busy summer of Gold Cup action for Jordan Morris, Christian Roldan and the USMNT kicks off today with a friendly versus Ghana

Three Big Storylines:
  1. You may be asking why the USMNT is playing this game? It is the lone warm up match before the Gold Cup starts. The USMNT will be trying to win CONCACAF's championship in July and their group game are Panama (July 8 in Nashville), Martinique (July 12 in Tampa) and Nicaragua (July 15 in Cleveland).

Soccer TV: USMNT vs Ghana

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The weekend soccer TV schedule has the USMNT continuing their Gold Cup preparations with a friendly against Ghana on Saturday. Mexico's Gold Cup squad beat Ghana earlier this week and has a second warmup against Paraguay on Saturday. MLS has a big game on the schedule with San Jose hosting the Galaxy at Stanford Stadium.

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Rowe Debuts for U.S. in Win over Ghana

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Revolution midfielder/defender Kelyn Rowe started in his international debut for the United States in Saturday's 2-1 win over Ghana at Rentschler Field in Hartford, Ct.

Rowe, who starred at various youth levels for the U.S. before making his senior team debut, was stationed at central midfielder in Saturday's international friendly.

Historial de la Copa Mundial Sub-20

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Estos son los 21 campeones mundiales juveniles desde 1977. Junto al año de la edición se consigna el país anfitrión. También se menciona, tras el campeón, al vicecampeón y al tercero:

1977 - Túnez
Unión Soviética / México / Brasil

1979 - Japón
Argentina / Unión Soviética / Uruguay

1981 - Australia
Alemania Federal / Qatar / Rumania

1983 - México
Brasil / Argentina / Polonia

1985 - Unión Soviética
Brasil / España / Nigeria

1987 - Chile
Yugoslavia / Alemania Federal / Alemania Democrática

1989 - Arabia Saudita
Portugal / Nigeria / Brasil

1991 - Portugal
Portugal / Brasil / Unión Soviética

1993 - Australia
Brasil / Ghana / Inglaterra

1995 - Qatar
Argentina / Brasil / Portugal

1997 - Malasia
Argentina / Uruguay / Irlanda

1999 - Nigeria
España / Japón / Malí

2001 - Argentina
Argentina / Ghana / Egipto

2003 - Emiratos Árabes Unidos
Brasil / España / Colombia

2005 - Holanda
Argentina / Nigeria / Brasil

2007 - Canadá
Argentina / Rep.

FAIL: Ghanaian Footballer Accidentally Thanks Wife And Girlfriend During Same Post-Match Interview (Video)

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Mohammed Anas scored twice in Free State Stars' 2-2 draw against Ajax Cape Town and as such landed the Man of the Match award.

Unfortunately, the Ghanaian striker wasn't quite so deft while picking up his award on live television after the final whistle.

During his acceptance speech, Anas accidentally thanked the two women in his life, instantly realised he'd made the blunder and desperately tried to rectify it:

Thank you for this, I appreciate my fans.

Asamoah Gyan (And 45 Other Players) Found Guilty Of Sporting ‘Unethical Hair’ By UAE Football Assocation

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Asamoah Gyan is one of 46 players deemed to have "unethical hair" according to theUnited Arab Emirates Football Association (UAEFA) guidelines.

As per BBC Sport, Gyan, who currently plays for Al-Ahli in Dubai, is guilty of sporting a 'Qaza' barnet, which are forbiddenby some of the stricter strains of Islam adhered toin Saudi Arabia.

Ghana Beaten 2-0 In AFCON Semi-Final – Atsu To Return

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Christian Atsu played the whole game for Ghana tonight in the semi-final of the African Cup of Nations but they lost 2-0 to Cameroon. Two goals in the last 20 minutes got the job done for Cameroon with Ngadew putting Cameroon ahead after 72 minutes and then in the third minute of stoppage time the [.