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Black Starlets eliminated from African U17 Championship

Ivory Coast have qualified to the semi-final of the 2013 African Junior Championship in Morocco after their final group game with Ghana ended in a stalemate. The Black Starlets needed a win to qualify to the last-four phase of the tournament ongoing in Morocco after Nigeria demolished Congo 7-0 in the other Group B fixture. The game ended 0-0 at ...

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Starlets draw as qualification goes to the wire.

Ghana’s chances of qualifying for the semi-final of the 2013 African Junior Championships will go down to the wire. The Black Starlets rallied from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Congo in Marrakech on Wednesday in Group B to hand themselves a chance to fight for a semi-final place when they face Ivory Coast in the final group match ...

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Soccer Super Stars Storm Ghana for Essien’s Charity game

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is among the 100 world-class footballers set to arrive in Ghana for the country’s biggest sporting event scheduled for 8 June in Accra. The match in Ghana football this year has been confirmed as ‘ The Game Of Hope And Inspiration’ championed by Michael Essien. The event is expected to be the biggest sporting event ...

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Scott Triumph Ends Australia’s Masters Jinx

Australia on Monday celebrated Adam Scott’s breakthrough triumph at the U.S. Masters golf championship, claiming it as an historic moment for the nation. The 32-year-old Scott beat Angel Cabrera of Argentina at the second playoff hole to become the first Australian to win the Masters at Georgia’s Augusta National course. With the two biggest putts of his career, Scott holed ...

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Bayern vrs Barca, Dortmund vrs Madrid in Champs League semi-finals

Bayern Munich will face Barcelona in the semi-finals of the Champions League, while Real Madrid have been paired with Borussia Dortmund. The Bavarians have claimed the continent’s top prize on five previous occasions and are desperate to atone for defeat in last year’s tournament decider against Chelsea. Meanwhile, Barcelona, semi-finalists for the sixth year in a row, are seeking their ...

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Kotoko win over Rainbow was allegedly “cooked” .

Referee Jonathan Tetteh has denied colluding with Asante Kotoko to rob Rainbow FC in the MTN FA Cup game played last Wednesday. The Ghana Premier League champions were comprehensive 3-0 winners in the outstanding Round of 16 game played at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. Rainbow FC owner Nana Acheampong however claims he overhead a discussion between the referee ...

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Fabin names Ghana’s final squad for U-17 finals

Black Starlets coach Paa Kwesi Fabin has announced his final 21-man squad for the 2013 African U-17 Championship in Morocco. The Ghana coach finalized his squad on Tuesday after the team’s last training match which they won 6-2 against Serie B side, Novara in Italy. Ghana’s U-17 men’s team will depart for their base in Marrakesh on Wednesday from Italy ...

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Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Stephen Keshi honored for winning AFCON 2013

Globacom Chairman, Dr Mike Adenuga Jr, Monday redeemed the promise he made to reward Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Stephen Keshi, with two brand new cars for leading Nigeria to victory at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. While handing over the keys of the cars, (the latest Range Rover Sports and Toyota Camry saloon car), to Keshi in Lagos, Globacom’s ...

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