Rainy or not, US ready to avenge losses to Ghana

...and it is grouped with 37th-ranked Ghana, who it plays today, along with No...when the Americans try to avenge losses to Ghana that knocked them out of the past two World...official allotment of about 2,000 tickets.Ghana beat the Americans by 2-1 scores in the...

Ghana, Germany play to a draw in World Cup

FORTALEZA, Brazil - Ghana held Germany to a 2-2 draw on Saturday despite...Mario Goetze had put Germany ahead in the 51st, but Ghana equalized three minutes later through Andre Ayew.Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan then put the Africans ahead...

US emerges bloodied and victorious against Ghana

...Americans' confidence is soaring from Monday's 2-1 win over Ghana, the team that knocked them out of the last two World Cups...86th-minute goal, just four minutes after Andre Ayew had scored for Ghana.Fast-paced end-to-end action in between included a broken...

Ghana: Land of contradictions

ELMINA, Ghana -- The aged stone, the darkness, the...reality is more ignominious. Painful history Ghana was known as the Gold Coast in the 17th...punctuated by the many colonial forts that dot Ghana's proliferate beaches. Elmina Castle...

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Ghana eliminates Americans again

...against a familiar foe Saturday night, when Ghana -- led by Asamoah Gyan's goal 3 minutes...tournament."Kevin-Prince Boateng put Ghana ahead when he stripped the ball from Ricardo...relatively easy path to the semifinals.Ghana, the only African team to advance past...

US team banged up after World Cup win over Ghana

...The U.S. opened the World Cup with a 2-1 win over nemesis Ghana on John Brooks' 86th-minute goal. But Jozy Altidore, Clint...against fourth-ranked Portugal and No. 2 Germany defeats Ghana, the Americans would head to their third match in prime position...

New convent to open in North Augusta in 2015

...could have kind of a special mission."The sisters ? there are now 15, two in nursing homes and one who travels to and from Ghana ? are involved in missions throughout the community. Ellen Francis, for example, paints icons and is involved in the Interfaith...

Togo wants African Cup soccer matches moved from Eboloa-affected Guinea

...Congo, in the last round of qualifying, which runs from early September to mid-November. Guinea was drawn in a group with Ghana, Togo and Uganda.The qualifying competition will decide the 15 teams to join host Morocco at the African Cup of Nations finals...

Man plans Ghana trip in search of heritage

...Washington, 43, of Holland, is traveling to Ghana this fall to pave the way for his participation...Joseph Project, a program of the government of Ghana, seeks to bring people of African descent to Ghana for a public acknowledgment of the country's...

Ghana must slow down Uruguay's star striker

...good chance to go even further, taking on Ghana in the quarterfinals today in Johannesburg. Ghana is ranked 16 spots lower than the South Americans...off the United States in the round of 16. Ghana is the last African team at the World Cup...

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