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Nyantakyi Faces Fifa Council Election Today, Two Seats Available

Thursday, September 29, 2016 Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi is facing a key career election today in Egypt as he is a candidate for the two FIFA Council seats available for Africa. African football associations will elect two additional members to the FIFA Council when CAF holds an extraordinary general meeting on ...

Ghanaian striker Patrick Twumasi in search of second European goal this season

Thursday, September 29, 2016 Ghanaian striker Patrick Twumasi is chasing for his second goal in the UEFA Europa League this season after scoring just once this term. The 22-year-old, who earned his debut Ghana call-up in May, has failed to relive his impressive scoring form from last season in all competitions and has ...

Ghanaian defender Emmanuel Ofori scores in Al Nasar 2-0 win over Burgan in Kuwait Viva League

Thursday, September 29, 2016 Ghanaian center back Emmanuel Ofori inspired Al Nasar to an opening day 2-0 win over Burgan in the Kuwaiti Viva League on Wednesday evening at the Ali Al-Salem Al Sabah Stadium. Ofori broke the virginity of the game in the 30th minute from a header before Saad Yousif added the second fifte ...

Atletico Madrid Fires Past Bayern Munich

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Atletico Madrid defeated Bayern Munich 1-0 in a clash of Champions League Group D leaders at the Vicente Calderon on Wednesday. Yannick Carrasco 8217;s lone goal lifted the 2016 runners-up to a second straight defeat of the German champs at the Vicente Calderon, where Diego Simeone 8217;s men b ...

UEFA Champions League: Teye Partey makes cameo appearance in Atleti win over Bayern

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Thomas Teye Partey was introduced with one minute left to play in Atletico Madrid 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday night. The Ghana international was tossed into the game as a 89th minute replacement for Antoine Griezmann who missed a 82 minute penal ...

Sports should not only be funded from the consolidated fund - GOC General Secretary

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sep 28, GNA - The General Secretary of the Ghana Olympics Committee (GOC), Mr. Richard Akpokavie, has said sports should not be funded from the consolidated fund. Ghana has performed woefully in some major sporting tournaments in recent times and has been ...

Dreams FC sends solidarity message to Nyantakyi

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Accra, Sep 28, GNA - Dreams Football Club has sent a solidarity message to the President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi, as he seeks to pick a place on the Executive Council of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA). Nyantakyi, was recently cleare ...

Ghana to host 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 By Edna A. Quansah, GNA Accra, Sept. 28, GNA - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has given Ghana the nod to host the 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations. Ghana was yesterday confirmed by the Africa football governing body after being the sole candidate bidding for the right to host the ...

West Ham FC to hold workshop for Ghanaian Coaches

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 By Edna A. Quansah, GNA Accra, Sept. 28, GNA - Betway sponsored English Premier League club, West Ham FC Officials, will be in Ghana from 5-6 October, to share their expertise with 20 Ghana Premier League coaches in a workshop at the Alisa Hotel in Accra where they will be exposed to modern footbal ...

Sports should not only be funded from the consolidated fund-GOC General Secretary

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sep 28, GNA - The General Secretary of the Ghana Olympics Committee (GOC), Mr. Richard Akpokavie, has said sports should not be funded from the consolidated fund. Ghana has performed woefully in some major sporting tournaments in recent times and has been ...

Ghana, alongside three others for AFCON 2017

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sep 28, GNA - The Ghana Black Stars have been seeded alongside host country Gabon, defending Champions Cote D' Ivoire and Algeria for the Afcon 2017 tournament in 2017. The Black Stars will be housed in Pot 1, with the three seeded countries. Tunisia, w ...

Crafty Rashid Sumaila magically earns Al Qadsia maximum points in Kuwait League opener

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Rashid Sumaila conjured magic at the Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium to earn Al Qadsia all three points in their league opener against Al Sahel on Wednesday afternoon. With three minutes to end the game, Al Sahel came closer to fetching the equaliser but Rashid Sumaila dived in a dram ...

Ex-Hearts management member: Hearts are suffering because of monies owed me

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Isaac Tetteh known in football cycles as T.T Brothers has stated that spiritual forces have been haunting Hearts of Oak due to the club's failure to back his monies. Hearts of Oak came close to winning the Ghana Premier League last season, but missed out on the league title and had to settle for ...
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