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Hearts, Kotoko clash in a battle fit for the gods

The biggest fixture in the ongoing GFA Normalisation Committee (NC) Special Competition will take place this afternoon as Hearts of Oak clash with bitter rivals Asante Kotoko in a Tier 1 semi-final duel at the Accra Sports Stadium. The game has made many headlines in the past few weeks for various reasons, including the sharing of gate proceeds, Kotoko pulling …

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Abedi Pele voted 5th greatest African footballer in history by France Football Magazine

Legendary Ghanaian footballer and arguably the best ever player from the West African country Abedi Pele Ayew has been voted the fifth greatest African footballer by French Football. French Football magazine picked a list of 30 African football greats to be voted for by 42 renowned journalists and the former Marseille star was named the fifth best. Abedi Ayew made …

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Kotoko should apologise to their supporters – Mohammed Polo

Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Polo, former player and coach of Accra Hearts of Oak, has said, the management of Asante Kotoko Sporting Club, should apologise to their supporters for the initial boycott of their game against Accra Hearts of Oak, in the semi-finals of the Normalization Committee (NC) Special Competition Tier One. The Porcupine Warriors had initially boycotted the competition after …

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Ghana to blow $15 million on 2019 AFCON – Reports

The Ministry of Youth and Sports has budgeted a humongous record amount of $15 million to execute Ghana’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations campaign, representing the highest amount ever spent by a country playing in the tournament, a reliable source has revealed. The Sports Minister, who had vowed to slash Ghana’s financial expenditure on the Black Stars in the face …

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Official: Coach Kwesi Appiah names final squad for AFCON 2019

Ghana head coach, Kwesi Appiah, has named his final 23-man squad that will represent the Black Stars during the 2019 AFCON in Egypt. Ghana, who finished fourth at the last edition of the AFCON after losing 0-1 to Burkina Faso, will be playing in Group F alongside Cameroon Guinea Bissau and Benin in the tournament that will kick off on …

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2019 AFCON: Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah impressed with new Black Stars players

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah insists the new players in the Black Stars are giving good competition to the more experienced boys in camp. Appiah invited five new players for the pre-AFCON camping in the United Arab Emirates including locally based duo Fatau Safiu and Mohammed Alhassan of Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak respectively. Samuel Owusu of Cukaricki and Kwabena …

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AFCON 2019: Mother Ghana won’t forgive the Black stars if they fail to win – Mohammed Polo

Ghanaian Football legend Mohammed Polo, believes that mother Ghana will not forgive these crop of Black Stars players should they fail to end the country’s 37 years of trophy drought by winning the Afcon Cup of Nations coming up in Egypt. Polo, who was part of the 1978 Afcon team of the tournament when Ghana won its 3rd nations cup …

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UK trained Coach Koranteng extols virtues of Sellas Tetteh for Ghana scouting post

United Kingdom-based Ghanaian coach Kofi Koranteng believes Sellas Tetteh would excel as a scout for the Black Stars at the 2019 AFCON. Tetteh, the only coach to lead an African side to glory at the U20 World Cup since its inception, has been appointed alongside former Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko coach David Duncan as well Mas-U Dramani to …

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‘GFA’s conduct is disrespectful to Kotoko’ – Nana Dankwah

Nana Kwame Dankwah, the Accra Representative of Asante Kotoko has said, they felt disrespected by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) following the latter’s failure to responded to a correspondence dated May 27, for clarification on issues bothering the Special Competition. In an interview with the GNA Sports, Nana Dankwah said, the disrespectful conduct of the GFA’s Normalisation Committee, had compelled …

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I’m with you – Gyan finally congratulates Ayew as new Black Stars Captain

The General Captain of Ghana Black Star Asamoah Gyan has finally congratulated his colleague Andre André Dede Ayew as the new Captain of the senior national team, the Black Stars ahead of AFCON 2019 tournament. “What I can promise Ghanaians is that, Former Captain Asamoah Gyan is very happy and all he wants to say is that, he congratulates André …

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