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Barcelona extend Valverde contract

Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has agreed a one-year contract extension until the end of the 2019-20 season, with an option for a further year. Valverde formally signed his new contract at the Nou Camp on Friday to end the speculation surrounding his future. Valverde replaced Luis Enrique as manager in 2017 and guided Barcelona to […]Read More
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I’m not scared of Tagoe – Richard Commey

Newly crowned IBF Lightweight world champion Richard Commey has stated he’s not scared of  WBO Africa Lightweight titleholder Emmanuel Game Boy Tagoe. Commey, who is currently Ghana’s only world champion was speaking on arrival at the Kotoka International airport after beating Russian Isa Chaniev to clinch the IBF strap in the USA. The fight which […]Read More
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Asante Kotoko: Ghana’s torchbearer in Africa

Ghana’s footballing pedigree in Africa is unquestionable. The West African country has produced several teams such as Accra Great Olympics, Sekondi Hasaacas, Accra Hearts of Oak, and Kumasi Asante Kotoko who have gone on to make an impact in African football. Kotoko, for instance, lost their first Champions League title to Congolese giants T.P Mazembe […]Read More
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Valencia ease past Celtic in first leg

Goals from Denis Cheryshev and Ruben Sobrino saw Valencia comfortably beat Celtic 2-0 in the Europa League last-32 first leg at Celtic Park. Russia international Cheryshev gave the visitors the lead with a simple tap-in three minutes from half-time, before Sobrino doubled their advantage shortly after the break with a close-range half-volley (49). Celtic improved […]Read More
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Sogne Yacouba needs help – Eric Bekoe

Former Asante Kotoko striker Eric Bekoe has leapt to the defense of embattled striker Songne Yacouba. Yacouba is on a goal drought as he has failed to score in seven competitive games for the Porcupine Warriors. The Burkinabe hitman was wasteful in his side’s 2-1 victory against ZESCO United in the CAF Confederation Cup on […]Read More
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Hearts to test strength against Dreams FC

Old ladies of Ghana Premier League Accra Hearts of Oak will test their current strength against model club Dreams FC on Sunday at the Theatre of Dreams in Dawu on Sunday, FootballMadeInGhana.com can confirm. The game which will kick off at 15:00GMT will see the in-form Phobians testing their current form against the Still Believe […]Read More
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Commey returns home to a red carpet treatment

Richard Commey, the reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight world champion, received a red-carpet treatment on his return to his homeland on Thursday, February 14, after winning his first career world title last week. A multitude of Ghanaians thronged the Kotoko International Airport to welcome home the two-week-old world champion. The supporters, who Read More
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Aston Villa fans disappointed in Adomah

Ghana Black Stars winger, Albert Adomah, has been widely criticised by fans of Aston Villa for his poor performance during his side’s 0-1 loss to Brentford in a Championship game on Wednesday. The 31-year old, who started the game for Aston Villa, exhibited poor performance in the game as confirmed by the statistics which indicated that […]Read More
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Uefa investigates Ramos booking comments

Uefa is investigating comments from Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos after it was suggested he was booked on purpose late in Wednesday’s Champions League last-16 first leg at Ajax. Ramos fouled Kasper Dolberg in the 89th minute with Real leading 2-1, earning a suspension for the second leg. A player who purposely obtains a booking […]Read More
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Europa League round-up

Lautaro Martinez’s first-half penalty secured a narrow first-leg win for Inter Milan at Rapid Vienna in the Europa League last 32. Substitute Christoph Knasmullner had Rapid’s best chance but saw his effort saved by goalkeeper Samir Handanovic. Inter were without Mauro Icardi, who refused to travel and was stripped of the captaincy amid a contract dispute. Read More