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Daniel Amartey out of Ghana team to face Comoros
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Daniel Amartey out of Ghana team to face Comoros

Ghana defender Daniel Amartey has failed a late fitness test for the FIFA World Cup qualifier against Comoros.The Turkey based player limped out of the game against Madagascar on Friday in Kumasi after a suspected hamstring injury and was left out of training in Moroni on Sunday.Although MRI scans did not reveal any obvious injury, his clinical progress as monitored by the medical team has been rather slow, making him unavailable for the Black Stars ahead of the FIFA World Cup qualifier against Comoros.Amartey, a former Leicester City player who started the opening game in Kumasi was later replaced by Kasim Nuhu.
Chris Hughton names Amartey, Kasim Adams, KamalDeen, Ashimeru in squad for Madagascar, Comoros qualifiers
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Chris Hughton names Amartey, Kasim Adams, KamalDeen, Ashimeru in squad for Madagascar, Comoros qualifiers

Kasim Adams, Daniel Amartey, Osman Bukari and KamalDeen Sulemana have returned to the Black Stars for this month’s FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Madagascar and Comoros.The quartet have been named alongside Captain Andre Ayew, Denis Odoi, Majeed Ashimeru and Baba Idrissu in a 25-man squad for the double header.Ghana will host Madagascar on Friday, November 17, 2023 at the Baba Yara Sports stadium before facing Comoros in Moroni on Tuesday, November 21, 2023.Full Squad:
Tariq Lamptey, Amartey, Djiku, Bukari out of Ghana squad for Mexico, USA friendlies
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Tariq Lamptey, Amartey, Djiku, Bukari out of Ghana squad for Mexico, USA friendlies

Tariq Lamptey, Daniel Amartey, Alexander Djiku and Osman Bukari have pulled out of the two friendlies against Mexico and the United States of America due to injuries.The quartet have been replaced by Kingsley Schindler, Jerome Opoku and Stephan AmbrosiusSchindler and Stephan Ambrosius are currently in camp in Charlotte to prepare for the two games whiles Jerome Opoku is expected on Wednesday.Ghana will take on Mexico on Saturday, October 14 at the Bank of America stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina before playing the United States of America on Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at GEODIS Park, Nashville- Tennessee.
DR. Prince Pambo Provides Update on Partey, Amartey, Wollacott, others
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DR. Prince Pambo Provides Update on Partey, Amartey, Wollacott, others

Black Stars team Doctor; Prince Pambo has provided an update on players who couldn’t make the squad for this month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Central Africa Republic due to injury.Ghana will take on the Central African’s on Thursday, September 07, 2023 at the Baba Yara Sports stadium. Notable amongst the absentees are Thomas Partey, Daniel Amartey, Kamal Deen Sulemana and Joseph Wolacott.Read on for the details:On Thomas Partey:He sustained a groin injury during training on Thursday, August 31, 2023. He is currently unavailable as Club Doctors predict he's likely to be out for a couple of weeks.On Daniel Amartey:Sustained a hamstring injury on Sunday, August 27, 2023 during training ans is currently on the sidelines. Club Doctors predict he will ...
Daniel Amartey leaves Leicester after club’s Premier League relegation
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Daniel Amartey leaves Leicester after club’s Premier League relegation

Daniel AmarteyGhanaian defender Daniel Amartey has officially ended his eight-year stay with Leicester City after the club’s relegation from the Premier League.Leicester City confirmed on Monday that Amartey’s contract will not be renewed upon its expiration at the end of June.Amartey joined Leicester City from Danish club Copenhagen in 2016 for a reported fee of up to £6 million, had a memorable spell with the Foxes.He helped the club in their historic Premier League title triumph and also contributed to winning two other trophies during his time at the club.Having made over 100 appearances for Leicester City and scoring two goals, Amartey became a respected figure within the squad. However, with the club’s relegation, a new chapter awaits the talented defender.R...
Otto Addo and Daniel Amartey meet media on Sunday
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Otto Addo and Daniel Amartey meet media on Sunday

Ahead of our second Group H encounter against South Korea, Head Coach Otto Addo and defender Daniel Amartey will face the media in a pre-match Press Conference at 11:30 QT (08:30 GMT), on Sunday, November 27, at the Qatar National Convention Centre.The duo will answer questions from the media on Ghana’s readiness for the second Group H game against Asian giants South Korea on Monday.The Black Stars lost 3-2 to Portugal in the opening game while South Korea held Uruguay to a goalless draw in the other Group H game. Ghana aims to bounce back from that defeat to get the team back in contention for a place in the Round of 16 of the tournament.The match is scheduled for the Education City stadium on Monday, November 28, 2022 at 16:00 QT (13:00 GMT).
‘What Amartey Told Me About Bafana Penalty’
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‘What Amartey Told Me About Bafana Penalty’

An ex-Ghana international has revealed what Daniel Amartey told him about the controversial penalty he won against Bafana Bafana on Sunday.The Leicester City defender was adjudged to have been fouled in the opposition box in the first half of their 1-0 victory over South Africa, a result that saw Ghana reach the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification play-offs.Controversy surrounded the match official's decision, though, with many believing Amartey conned the referee into blowing for a penalty, while others have suggested something more sinister.In response to the incident, SAFA revealed that they had filed a formal complaint to FIFA and CAF, with CEO Tebogo Motlanthe saying there is reason to believe the game was "fixed".Meanwhile, former Black Stars international Awudu Is...
Chelsea did not use Daniel Amartey incident as motivation for Leicester revenge, say s Thomas Tuchel
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Chelsea did not use Daniel Amartey incident as motivation for Leicester revenge, say s Thomas Tuchel

Head coach of English Premier league side Chelsea Thomas Tuchel, insists he did not use a social media video of Daniel Amartey throwing the Chelsea pennant as motivation for the Blues’ 2-1 Premier League win over Leicester.Leicester City star Amartey was filmed on team-mate Wesley Fofana’s Instagram live throwing the ceremonial Chelsea pennant over his head in the Wembley changing rooms after Leicester’s FA Cup final win.This has brought a lot of talk among the followers and players of the club across the world but the German trainer says his side did not use it as a motivation for the victory at Stamford Bridge.
Thiago Silva wife wades into Daniel Amartey row and backs husband after Chelsea vs Leicester row
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Thiago Silva wife wades into Daniel Amartey row and backs husband after Chelsea vs Leicester row

Thiago Silva's wife, Isabele, has waded into the row between the Chelsea players and Daniel Amartey, backing her husband for 'showing him who's boss'. Amartey angered Chelsea's players and fans by posing for a picture with the club's pennant before throwing it away during the FA Cup celebrations with Leicester on Saturday. And the substitute became embroiled in a touchline spat on Tuesday night during Chelsea's 2-1 Premier League win over the Foxes. Thiago Silva's wife, Isabele, tweeted in support of her husband after the touchline spatWe won the cup and you won the argument 😂 pic.twitter.com/UgPSw3Bfpf— Kŵ€$i-LøKø ✷ (@1realloko) May 18, 2021Belle was in attendance on Tuesday night to support the Blues in their 2-1 win  ...