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Richard Commey cannot run away from me – Emmanuel ‘Gameboy’ Tagoe

WBO African champion, Emmanuel ‘Gameboy’ Tagoe, has denied challenging newly crowned IBF world lightweight champion, Richard Oblitey Commey, to a fight. But was quick to add that the new IBF lightweight world champion cannot run away from him since they are all in the same weight category. Richard Oblitey Commey became Ghana’s ninth boxing world champion when he dropped Russia’s …

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Management have put measures in place to beat Zesco United – Asante Kotoko spokesperson

Communications Director for Asante Kotoko Sarfo Duku says his outfit have put measures in place in order to record victory against Zesco United in matchday two of the CAF Confederation Cup. The Ghana Premier League giants Confederation Cup campaign started on a stuttering note after suffering 1-0 defeat in their group C opener against Al Hilal in Omdurman last Sunday. …

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Takeaways from Richard Commey’s world title victory

Richard Commey wasted little time once the bell went for the IBF title fight against Russia’s Isa Chained on Saturday at the Ford Center in Frisco, Texas and who could blame him. He had waited 3 years for this opportunity and lost twice in that time in controversial circumstances. His shot at one of the golden boys of the fight …

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Hearts of Oak to engage Uncle T in friendly on Sunday

Accra Hearts of Oak will welcome Division One outfit Uncle T Stars to Pobiman on Sunday for a friendly encounter. The game which is slated for 3:00 pm will be used by both teams to assess their newly-signed players ahead of the Normalisation Committee Special Tournament next month. The Phobians have signed Larry Sumaila, Kofi Kordzi, Enock Adu and Michelle …

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CAF Confed Cup: Kotoko reach group stage for the first time in 11 years

Asante Kotoko secured a place in the CAF Confederation Cup group stages for the first time since 2008 with a 2-1 win over Coton Sport in Kumasi to progress 5-3 on aggregate. Leading 3-2 from the first leg, the Porcupine Warriors wrapped up the tie with two goals before the 60th minute. Amos Frimpong stayed composed to put Kotoko ahead …

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Former Kotoko Communications Director named Domestic League Committee chief by NC

Former Asante Kotoko Communication Director, Dr. Kwame Baah Nuakoh has been appointed chairman of Domestic League Committee by the GFA Normalization Committee. He will be assisted by veteran football administrator Jones Abu Alhassan who will be his deputy on the committee. Baah Nuakoh who also later became the international relations manager of the Porcupine Warriors was part of Sylvester Owusu-led …

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Fifa lifts worldwide ban on Ghana’s Samuel Inkoom

Samuel Inkoom has been cleared to resuscitate his career following Fifa’s decision to lift its worldwide ban on the Ghana defender. The right-back was banned from taking part in any football-related activity over a settlement dispute with his former agent Curtis Willer from a transfer back in 2014. Inkoom, 29, was ordered to pay the World In Motion boss or …

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Michael Essien fears Chelsea will lose big players due to lack of playing time

Chelsea legend Michael Essien fears some top players at the club could leave due to limited playing time. Centre-back Andreas Christensen, striker Alvaro Morata, Cesc Fabregas, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Gary Cahill, Danny Drinkwater, Victor Moses, and teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi are all said to be reconsidering their future at Stamford Bridge due to limited opportunities. Essien believes this situation could force the …

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Stephen Appiah pens emotional tribute to late mother

Former Black Stars captain Stephen Appiah has paid tribute to his late mother Madam Comfort Afua Amootey who died over the weekend. The former Juventus player who turns 38 on Monday, December 24, described his mother as the person who gives him so much joy. “This day was never complete without me showing you how much I love and appreciate …

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Ghanaian-born boxer Joshua Buatsi destroys Renold Quinlan in round one

Ghanaian-born British boxer, Joshua Buatsi, proved too strong for Renold Quinlan as he stopped the latter in round one at The O2 on Saturday, December 22, 2019. Per Skysports.com report sighted by YEN.com.gh, the win was Buatsi’s third successive stoppage win inside the opening round. The 25-year-old light-heavyweight extended his unbeaten record to nine victories as he ruthlessly halted Quinlan, …

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