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Goalkeeper leaves pitch to attend to nature’s call

Drama unfolded on Saturday, at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi as the Glo-Premier League second round match between Amidaus Professionals and Real Tamale United (RTU) was brought to a temporarily halt to allow Amidaus goalkeeper, Eric Antwi Ofori, to attend to nature’s call. The match was barely 30 minutes old when the incident occurred, forcing referee Prince Tawiah ...

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Penalties to decide Ghana league draw games

The Ghana Premier League could have a new development next season as games which end in a draw will go to penalty shootout to determine the winner, Goal.com Ghana understands. This new development which is already before the Premier League Board is a means aimed at improving the act of penalty conversion among players when they go on any national ...

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Star Athlete -Pistorius arrested after he was alledged to have killed his girlfriend!

Pretoria, South Africa: Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was taken into custody and was expected to appear in court Thursday after a 30-year-old woman who was believed to be his girlfriend was shot dead at his home in South Africa’s capital, Pretoria. Police Lt. Col. Katlego Mogale told The Associated Press that officers received a call in the early hours of the ...

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Dede Ayew wins Marseille Player of the Month Award

Ghanaian midfielder, Andre Dede Ayew, channeled his frustration of being dropped from Ghana’s Nations Cup squad into having his best spell at Marseille this season helping him to win the club’s player of the month of January award. Dede Ayew won the award after getting 55% of the vote cast on the club’s official website. Younger brother who also was ...

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AFCON 2013: Nigeria Claims The Ultimate Prize By Beating Burkina Faso 1:0.

Nigeria won its first African Cup of Nations title since 1994, beating Burkina Faso 1-0 Sunday on Sunday Mba’s left-footed volley off a rebound in the 40th minute. Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi captained the Super Eagles when they won in 1994. Nigeria also won the title in 1980. Following its victory before a crowd of about 87,000 at Soccer City, ...

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AFCON: Mali beat Ghana In Third Place Match

Mali:Samassa ’21’ Keita ’47’ Diarra ’93’ Ghana: Kojo Asamoah ’81’ Ghana starting line up: Fatau Dauda, Harrison Afful, Richard Kissi Boateng, John Boye, Isaac Vorsah, Awal Mohammed, Solomon Asante, Kwadwo Asamoah, Asamoah Gyan, Mubarak Wakaso, Christian Atsu Details later

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Ghana and Mali face off in third-place repeat

Third-place matches have a reputation for being less-fancied but can also be an entertaining finish in some football fixtures. For Ghana and Mali, who go into Saturday’s third-place fixture at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, winning can only be a consolation but also afford them a chance to look ahead in their team building efforts. Exactly a year ago, ...

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Black Stars Bench Is Tactically Bankrupt.

… Caused Us to Fail to Reach the Finals – Kwasi Appiah Should Take the Blame! I would have been the last person to criticize the technical bench of the Black Stars for the simple reason that I am a strong advocate for and believe that some of our own former players have what it takes to control the affairs ...

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