Ghana captain Stephen Appiah has been talking to the Turkish media about his time at Fenerbahce and his recent move to Italian side Bologna as well as the 2010 World Cup. Below is the full text of the interview:
English side Fulham fear Ghana defender John Paintsil could be sidelined for the rest of the season due a knee injury which also threatens his participation in the 2010 World Cup.
Ghana's technical team will decide on Thursday whether to include defender John Mensah in its African Nations Cup squad.
The Ghana national team will test their battle readiness for next week's Africa Cup of Nations in a warm-up game against a local side in Nelspruit, South Africa on Thursday.
Ghana coach Milovan Rajeavc says injured midfielder Anthony Annan could be ready to play for when the African Cup of Nations starts next month.
Ghana football authorities are giving up on having dependable defender John Mensah for the African Cup of Nations next month.
English side Chelsea have given Ghana the much-needed boost as they have revealed that midfielder Michael Essien should be fit to play for the Black Stars in the African Cup of Nations campaign next month.
Ghana's dependable midfielder Anthony Annan has suffered an injury in the already injury-ravaged Black Stars with ten days to the African Cup of Nations.
Germany-based striker Aristide Bance of Ghana's Group B opponents Burkina Faso has turned down a call-up to their African Nations Cup squad because of differences with the coach.
The local organizing committee of the Orange African Nations Cup has started the sale of match tickets for the tournament which can be purchased through two local banks across Angola.