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Nafisatu Umaru (left) and Cecilia Amoako will be in action for Ghana
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Hockey: Ghana off for Africa Cup

After two weeks residential camping at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium in Accra, Ghana’s male and female national hockey teams will fly to Egypt today ahead of the Africa Hockey Cup tournament which kick starts in the Egyptian city of Ismalia on Thursday. A total of 36 players, comprising 18 […]

Akwasi Appiah, Black Stars coach
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Ghana petitions Fifa for a replay of Uganda match

Ghana has petitioned Fifa for a replay of Saturday’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda after South African referee Daniel Bennett disallowed a “perfect goal”, the football association has announced. The matchday five fixture at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala ended in a 0-0 draw, all but ending the Black […]

Coach Kwesi Appiah
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Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah donates to widows

Ghana coach, James Kwasi Appiah has made a donation to the Africa Widows and Widowers Foundation at Nima, Accra. The items, estimated around GH¢10,000.00 which included bags of rice, cooking oil and detergent was part of Appiah’s social responsibility to the less privileged in society. Donating the items, the Black Stars […]

Kingsley Sarfo
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Ghana player Kingsley Sarfo arrested in Sweden for rape ahead of crucial World Cup qualifier

Sweden-based midfielder Kingsley Sarfo’s much-awaited debut for Ghana next week has been thrown into serious doubt after he was shockingly arrested on Saturday for allegedly having sex with minors on several occasions. The 21-year-old was arrested in Malmo on Saturday on single-sourced allegation, damaging his chances of making his debut […]

Andre and Jordan Ayew
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Kwesi Appiah drops Ayew brothers from Ghana squad

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has taken the earth-shattering decision to drop brothers Andre and Jordan Ayew for next months’s World Cup qualifier against Uganda, Nhyira FM has reported. The bold move comes in the wake of the decision of the West Ham and Swansea City players to pull out of […]

Black Stars of Ghana
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Ghana thrash Nigeria 4-1 to win 2017 WAFU tournament

Ghana’s team of local footballers on Sunday thrashed their counterparts from Nigeria by 4 goals to 1 in the final of the 2017 West African Football Union Cup of Nations championship at the Cape Coast stadium. The thrilling 95-minute encounter saw the Stars dominating play despite a seemingly fierce opposition […]

CAF President Ahmad and Dr Bawumia
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Government will not interfere in football – Bawumia

Government will not interfere in the management of football in the country, Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said. Dr Bawumia gave the assurance in an interaction with the president of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, at the Flagstaff House in Accra on Friday, 22 September 2017. […]

Black Starlets
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Official: Ghana’s final squad for U-17 World Cup

Ghana U17 coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has named a strong final 21-man squad for next month’s World Cup in India, dropping seven players who were part of the squad for the African championship. According to the squad released by the Ghana FA on Thursday morning, all the key players who […]

Sulley Muntari
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Muntari’s car seized over non-payment of rental fees

According to reports by local media in Italy, the former Inter Milan midfielder was stopped by the police at the Switzerland border. The website, Fantagazzetta reported that Sulley Muntari was travelling from Italy into Switzerland when he was approached by the police. According to the report, Sulley was confronted for […]

Floyd Mayweather extended his personal record to 50-0
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Floyd Mayweather stops Conor McGregor in 10th round in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather extended his perfect career record to 50 fights unbeaten by stopping Conor McGregor in the 10th round of one of the richest bouts in boxing history. The former five-weight world champion faced flurries of early punches from UFC’s most iconic figure, who was making his debut in professional […]