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Panafrican, Komatsu to develop rugby

Ghana Rugby and the national rugby team, the Ghana Eagles, invited the General Manager of Panafrican Equipment (Panafrican), Mr Tim Callaghan, to the Secretariat in Osu-Accra to share the 2018 Rugby Africa Bronze Cup (Bronze Cup) with the company in appreciation of the enormous contribution of Panafrican towards Ghana Rugby. Panafrican/Komatsu became the main sponsor […]Read More
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Pochettino signs new five-year contract at Tottenham

Manager Mauricio Pochettino has signed a new five-year contract with Tottenham, keeping him at the club until 2023. Pochettino, 46, joined Tottenham in May 2014, securing top three finishes in the last three seasons. “I am delighted we have agreed a new, extended contract with Mauricio,” said Spurs chairman Daniel Levy. First-team coaching staff Jesus […]Read More
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‘I’ll love to be in the news carrying a trophy’ – Kwesi Nyantakyi

The President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi has described recent media publications “as bad publicity” for him. He said this when he interacted briefly with some journalists at the police headquarters on Thursday before going to the office of the Deputy Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) to report himself to the Read More
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Christian Atsu steps up injury recovery

Ghana winger, Christian Atsu has stepped-up recovery as he hopes to return from injury. The Newcastle United winger has been at the gym for rehabilitation. The former Chelsea and FC Porto star have been out for the last four weeks after picking up the setback. Atsu last made an appearance for the Magpies in a […]Read More
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PRESS RELEASE: Kwesi Nyantakyi is still in charge

The Ghana Football Association have released a statement showing solidarity to Kwesi Nyantakyi. Mr Nyantakyi who is the president of the country’s football governing body and also doubles as the CAF 1st vice president was interrogated by the Criminal Investigation Department of the Ghana Police Service after president Nana Addo Dankwah ordered for his arrest […]Read More
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Kwesi Nyantakyi is still GFA boss – Osei Palmer

Executive Committee Member of the Ghana Football Association, Osei Kweku Palmer has insisted that Kwesi Nyantakyi is still the president of the country’s football governing body head. After president Nana Addo ordered fro the arrest of the CAF 1st vice president for using the name of Nana Addo for soliciting deals, report emerged that the […]Read More
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Istanbul to host 2020 CL final

UEFA has announced that the 2019-20 Champions League final will be held at Istanbul’s Ataturk Stadium. Saturday will see Real Madrid face Liverpool in Kiev for this season’s final, with next year’s to be held at Atletico Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano. UEFA’s executive committee met in Kiev today ahead of this weekend’s final and confirmed the […]Read More
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UEFA CL Final: Price hikes spell misery for fans

Liverpool have complained to the “highest levels” of European football governing body UEFA as spiralling accommodation and travel costs threaten to turn the Champions League final against Real Madrid into a nightmare for fans. Thousands of supporters from England and Spain will converge on Kiev for Saturday’s showpiece between two of the giants of European […]Read More
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Elmina Sharks coach praises Kotoko

Deputy head Coach for Elmina Sharks, Felix Aboagye has heaped praises on Kumasi Asante Kotoko following their loss to the Kumasi based club in their match week 13 game played at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. The Porcupine Warriors beat Sharks by two goals to zero yesterday. Emmanuel Gyamfi found the back of the net […]Read More
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Emmanuel Hammond joins Inter Allies

Inter Allies have announced the signing of striker Emmanuel Hammond from Kpando Heart of Lions.  Hammond joined Lions three years ago after stints with lower tier sides Mighty Victory FC and Bayonic FC. The striker featured regularly for the Division One league campaigners last season scoring an impressive 15 goals out of 28 matches. The […]Read More
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Spain legend Iniesta signs for Japan’s Vissel Kobe

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta joined Japan’s Vissel Kobe on Thursday, the club’s owner Hiroshi Mikitani said, describing him as a “world-class” player. “I am pleased to announce today that Andres Iniesta will be signing up to play with Vissel Kobe after his historic career at FC Barcelona,” Mikitani told reporters in Tokyo. The 34-year-old Spanish […]Read More
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Ronaldinho to marry two women at the same time in August

Barcelona and Brazil legend will marry Priscilla Coelho and Beatriz Souza, having ‘harmoniously’ lived with both since December in his Rio de Janeiro home. Ronaldinho began dating Beatriz in 2016 while continuing his long-term relationship with existing partner Priscilla. The 38-year-old will unofficially marry the two in a ceremony at his Santa Monica mansion, as […]Read More
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Muntari’s wife speaks on Nyantakyi’s arrest

Model and Wife of of Black Stars midfielder, Sulley Muntari, Menaye Donkor, has stated that the problem with the Ghana Football Association (GFA) is disunity and lack of togetherness. The beautiful philanthropist and humanitarian who was speaking as a guest on The Arena on Kwese TV Wednesday night made the statement when she answered a […]Read More
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What does the future hold for Asamoah Gyan?

Sometimes it feels like the whole of Ghana is collectively preparing for the day that Asamoah Gyan will say his goodbyes to the national team. Every time a new striker emerges on the scene, the national sports conversation turns to whether he could be Gyan’s long-term successor… much like when the country obsessed over whether […]Read More
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Rwanda becomes Arsenal’s official tourism partner

Rwanda has become the official tourism partner of English football club Arsenal FC, whose players will sport a “Visit Rwanda” logo on their sleeves, the club announced Wednesday. The tiny country’s leader, President Paul Kagame, is an ardent Arsenal fan and often expresses his opinions about the club’s performances during summits and on social media. […]Read More