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Special Cup: Yacouba returns to inspire Kotoko to victory, Hearts confirm top spot in Premier B

Songne Yacouba scored on his return from injury as Asante Kotoko earned a massive three points at home against Medeama with a 2-0 victory on Sunday. The Burkinabe striker scored the opener on his first start after two months sidelined before Fatawu Safiu sealed the win for the Porcupine Warriors. The win takes Kotoko to the top of Premier […]Read More
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‘Bribed’ referees who handled Ashgold-Kotoko clash banned temporarily

The three referees who officiated AshantiGold’s NC Special Cup match against Asante Kotoko have been handed temporary bans by the Ghana Football Association after the recent bribery allegation. Ali Alhassan, Mustapha Abdulai and Mohammed Issahaku have been suspended from officiating any Ghana FA Official Match with immediate effect. A letter signed on Friday read: Read More
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I won’t apologize for ‘delay tactics’ against Hearts – Asante Boateng

Liberty Professionals Head Coach Reginald Asante Boateng has defended his side’s unusual time-wasting tactics in Wednesday’s goalless draw against Hearts of Oak. Liberty were reduced to 10 men on the stroke of halftime when Michael Enu was given his marching orders for obstructing Hearts forward Joseph Esso who was through on goal. Playing the entire […]Read More
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NC Special Cup: Hearts fail to beat 10-man Liberty as Bechem frustrate Kotoko

Asante Kotoko were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by Bechem United at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi in the NC Special Cup on Wednesday. Prince Adu Kwabena gave Bechem a 2nd-minute lead but Fatawu Safiu restored parity with a fine freekick two minutes later. The draw leaves Kotoko four points behind Zone A leaders Medeama, who beat Aduana Stars 1-0 […]Read More
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Matchday 10 preview: Kotoko eye top spot as Ghana Special Competition continues

As the Ghana Special Competition enters matchday 10 on Wednesday, Asante Kotoko have no other wishes than a win for themselves and a Medeama slip-up in order to reclaim the first spot in Zone A. Having relinquished the top position a week ago, the second-placed Porcupines – who were not in matchday nine action on Sunday – will recapture top spot […]Read More
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RAG suspends officiating NC Special Competition over unpaid allowances

The Referees Association of Ghana have suspended officiating matches in the GFA Normalisation Committee Special Competition over unpaid allowances due them. According to a statement released by the referees, RAG, the Normalization Committee have failed to fulfil all outstanding debt pledged them before the end of April. The failure on the part of the Association […]Read More
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NC Special Cup: Hearts put four past WAFA, Medeama remain top of Zone A

Hearts of Oak produced their best performance this year to condemn WAFA to a 4-0 defeat on Sunday in the Normalisation Committee’s Speical Cup. Hearts were strong from the start of the match and looked hungrier than the Academy Boys. Auroras graduate Michelle Sarpong opened the scoring on the half-hour mark. The lead was doubled before halftime by captain Fatawu Mohammed. Read More