Ghana's Asamoah Gyan strikes late to give
The GuardianGhana's Asamoah Gyan strikes late to give his side victory over AlgeriaThe GuardianAlgeria, the top-ranked team in Africa, dominated the opening 30 minutes but Madjid Bougherra had to glance away a teasing cross from the right to deny Gyan a clear header at goal. Gyan then twice misfired woefully wide from good positions, either side ...LIVE Ghana - Algeria - African Cup of Nations Football - 23 January 2015EurosportAfrica Cup of Nations: Asamoah Gyan nets late Ghana winner against AlgeriaCNN (blog)Ghana 1-0 Algeria: Gyan rises from sickbed to revive Black Stars' fortunesGoal.comDaily Mail -Bleacher Report -Eyewitness Newsall 444 news articles »
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 12:39 pm
Gyan downs Algeria at the death - KickOff
KickOffGyan downs Algeria at the deathKickOffAsamoah Gyan struck in the second minute of stoppage time to give Ghana a last-gasp 1-0 victory over Algeria in Mongomo on Friday. After 90 minutes of uneventful football, Gyan left it until the referee's optional time to produce the finish that would ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 12:21 am
Live Commentary: Ghana 1-0 Algeria - as it
Live Commentary: Ghana 1-0 Algeria - as it happenedSports MoleI'm Shane and I'll be bringing you text commentary of Algeria's clash with Ghana as the Desert Foxes (that's Algeria if you're not up on your AFCON nicknames) look to take a big step toward the quarter-final of the Africa Cup of Nations. They'll ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 8:13 pm
Gyan scores late to save Ghana against
Gyan scores late to save Ghana against AlgeriaVibe GhanaAsamoah Gyan rose from his sickbed to revive Ghana's Africa Cup of Nations hopes after scoring a 92nd minute winner in a 1-0 win over Algeria. The Al Ain striker missed Ghana's opening Group C defeat to Senegal with a bout of malaria but was the hero ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 1:27 pm
Blow by blow: Ghana vs Algeria - The Citizen
The CitizenBlow by blow: Ghana vs AlgeriaThe CitizenGhana's Asamoah Gyan kicks the ball past Algeria's Carl Medjani to score the winning goal during their 2015 African Cup of Nations Group C soccer match in Mongomo January 23, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings (EQUATORIAL GUINEA – Tags: SPORT ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 10:07 am
Algeria coach regrets 'cruel' defeat
Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff admitted that his side's last-minute 1-0 loss to Ghana in Mongomo at the Africa Cup of Nations on Friday was a hard one to take. Gourcuff and his captain Madjid Bougherra both complained that the bobbly surface did not help the Desert Foxes produce the kind of football they are capable of in the Group C encounter.
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 2:19 pm
Returning Gyan the hero as Ghana beat
The returning Asamoah Gyan struck a dramatic stoppage-time winner as Ghana kick-started their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a 1-0 Group C victory against Algeria in Mongomo on Friday. Gyan missed his side's opening 2-1 defeat to Senegal on Monday after contracting a mild bout of malaria, but he was brought back into the starting line-up by coach Avram Grant for a must-win encounter against ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 11:37 am
Algeria coach Gourcuff loses mother
Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff's mother passes away on Thursday but the Frenchman attends Friday's match against Ghana.
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 7:27 am
Algeria, Senegal seek to secure Africa Cup
Billed as the toughest group at this year's Africa Cup of Nations, Group C could be done and dusted with a game to spare on Friday. Algeria, widely tipped as favourites coming into the competition, and dark horses Senegal won their opening games and so could qualify for the last eight if both record wins against Ghana and South Africa respectively. Meanwhile, the Black Stars and Bafana Bafana ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 5:34 am
Algeria coach loses mother on eve of match
Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff's mother passed away on Thursday but the Frenchman is expected to be on the touchline for Friday's African Nations Cup Group C match against Ghana in Mongomo. The Algerian Football Federation confirmed the news in a statement on their website (www.faf.dz) but provided no additional details. "The president of the Algerian Football Federation, Mohamed Raouraoua ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 3:43 am
Algeria, Turkey hold talks on Libya
Algeria's deputy foreign minister for African affairs Abdel-Qadir Mesahel met in Algiers with a Turkish delegation led by Emrullah Isler to discuss the crisis in Libya Turkey held talks with Algeria on the crisis in Libya on Saturday as part of efforts ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 4:04 pm
Returning Gyan the hero as Ghana beat
The returning Asamoah Gyan struck a dramatic stoppage-time winner as Ghana kickstarted their CAF Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a 1-0 Group C victory against Algeria in Mongomo. Gyan missed his side's opening 2-1 defeat to Senegal on Monday after ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 6:46 am
Gyan goal gives Ghana win over Algeria
Asamoah Gyan returned after a bout of malaria at the Africa Cup of Nations to score an injury-time goal and give Ghana a 1-0 win over tournament favorite Algeria on Friday. Senegal then went top of Group C after fighting back for a 1-1 draw with South Africa.
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 4:18 am
Africa Cup of Nations: Asamoah Gyan nets
(CNN)It's proving to be a roller-coaster ride for Ghana at this year's Africa Cup of Nations. After the heartache of conceding a last-minute winner against Senegal in its opener, ecstasy has followed with the Black Stars stealing all three points at the ...
Posted on 24 January 2015 | 3:12 am
Ghana 1-0 Algeria
Ghana coach Avram Grant hailed Asamoah Gyan after the Black Stars' captain struck a last-gasp winner against Algeria on Friday on his comeback after a bout of malaria. "Asamoah is a great player with a fantastic attitude. He was ill but he played the 90 ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 4:08 pm
Algeria's post-coup leader Kafi dies in
Ali Kafi, who led Algeria for two years after the 1992 military coup that aimed to stop Islamists from winning a national election, died Tuesday in Geneva at age 84.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 5:52 pm
Report: Algeria terror suspects were
The Canadian Broadcasting Corp. says two Canadians involved in the terror attack on a gas plant in Algeria were from Ontario and had been high school friends.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 12:27 pm
Algeria's southern unemployed demand oil
Protests by the unemployed in southern Algeria are raising the specter of rising unrest in the country's sensitive oil regions, and are increasingly attracting the attention of al-Qaida.
Posted on 30 March 2013 | 12:33 am
Canadian remains found at site of Algeria
Police have confirmed that the remains of a Canadian, possibly one of the militants involved in the hostage taking at an Algerian gas plant in January, have been found.
Posted on 18 March 2013 | 12:09 pm
Algeria's security forces to protect energy
An Algerian official says that the country's security forces will take over the job of securing the country's oil and gas sites following a spectacular terrorist attack and mass hostage-taking on a gas installation in January.
Posted on 11 March 2013 | 9:49 am