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Tribute: Opoku Afriyie, made in Asante Kotoko, celebrated at Hearts of Oak

Opoku Afriyie is no more. Born on the 2nd February, 1955; died on the 29th March, 2020. Footballer, striker, and two-time Ghana Premier League top-scorer. He made his name with Kotoko but his short stint with Hearts of Oak in the mid-80s would never be forgotten, not just for what he accomplished on the field of play, but how he …

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Kotoko goalkeeper Kwame Baah opens up on Felix Annan battle

Asante Kotoko goalkeeper Kwame Baah has opened up on his battle with Felix Annan for the starting spot at the club. Baah believes he merits being the club’s first-choice due to his hard and determination. The Ghana U-23 goalkeeper has displace Annan in the post since match week four after the latter sought permission to absent himself from the team …

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Coronavirus: Kwadwo Asamoah sends message to affected victims

Inter Milan’s Kwadwo Asamoah has shown his support for the people of Ghana affected by the coronavirus. The pandemic has affected more than half a million people globally. Ghana has recorded 136 cases and four deaths, the second highest in the West African subregion behind Burkina Faso. Asamoah’s base of Italy has been the most hit in Europe with more …

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Arsenal saved me from being a street boy – Owusu-Abeyie

Former Ghana winger Quincy Owusu-Abeyie has revealed that joining Arsenal at a young age change his life. The ex-Gunner disclosed that he grew up in a neighbourhood that he could have easily fell off the wagon but a call from Arsenal changed everything for him. Owusu-Abeyie joined Arsenal from the Ajax academy in 2003 and went on to make only …

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Statistics: Top 6 goalkeepers in the ongoing GPL after 15 games

Goals they say make football exciting and for that matter, the goalscorers are always the ones to receive the adulation. This scenario is prevalent all over the world, Ghana inclusive. But increasingly, goalkeepers are proving to be crucial and their impact being felt and appreciated with each passing day. Like in most parts of the world, this season’s Ghana Premier …

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GFA fires strong warning to Hearts, Eleven Wonders

The Ghana FA has fired a heart-breaking warning to giants Hearts of Oak and Techiman Eleven Wonders that they will lose SIX POINTS each if they are found guilty of fielding unqualified players in their recent league matches. The federation says it will report the two clubs and any other offending clubs to the Disciplinary Committee if they are found …

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GFA suspends all football competitions

The Ghana Football Association following the directives given by the President of the Republic on Sunday, March 15, 2020, has suspended all its competitions with immediate effect until further notice. In a statement released last week, the GFA announced that while all competitions will go ahead as scheduled it will continue to liaise with Government, the Ghana Health Service and …

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I will support youth empowerment – Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan, former captain of Ghana Black Stars says he will support the United Nations Youth Association Ghana’s (UNYA-GH) programmes to empower the youth of the country. He said the youth had so much potential and when harnessed and channeled properly can be beneficial to the nation’s development. He said this at a ceremony organised in Accra by the UNYA-GH …

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Tetteh quits Sierra Leone job as Nigeria bekons

The 63-year-old has parted ways with the Leone Stars, seven months into his tenure. Ghanaian tactician Sellas Tetteh has left post as head coach of Sierra Leone senior national football team. The 63-year-old, who rose to prominence after leading Ghana to the 2009 Fifa U20 World Cup title, left his position after seven months at the helm of affairs. His …

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Sulley Muntari in attendance as Hearts massacre Olympics

Former Ghana midfielder Sulley Muntari was present at the Accra Sports Stadium as Hearts of Oak annihilated Great Olympics 4-0 in the Mantse derby on Wednesday night. Hearts of Oak were ruthless against their bitterest rivals in Week 14 of the Ghana Premier League at the Accra Sports Stadium. Joseph Esso silenced their noisy neighbours with a simple goal in …

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