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Suspended Deputy Sports Minister, Pius Enam Hadzide, cleared of any wrongdoing – Akufo-Addo

Suspended Deputy Youth and Sports Minister, Pius Enam Hadzide, has been cleared of any wrongdoing in the Australia Olympics visa scandal and is heading back to his office. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who broke the news, said a report presented to him by the police after their investigations into the matter had exonerated him. He had received the report ...

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Belgium into quarters with incredible comeback against Japan

Source: bbc.com Belgium completed a remarkable revival as they came from the World Cup abyss and beat Japan to reach the quarter-finals. Roberto Martinez’s side were trailing 2-0 when he brought on Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli in the 65th minute, and Fellaini scored the equaliser before Chadli netted a 94th-minute winner. They now face Brazil in the last eight ...

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FIFA stops GFA Officials from attending planned meeting in Zurich

The world football governing body, FIFA, upon government’s recommendation, has prevented Elmina Sharks CEO, Papa Kwesi Ndoum, and four other football officials from attending a scheduled meeting in Zurich, Switzerland.FIFA explained that it had to withdraw the invitations to the planned meeting for the football officials Thursday June 28 due to the Ghanaian government’s insistence that the court injunction against ...

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Brazil beats Mexico 2-0

Brazil stormed into the World Cup quarterfinals with its third straight shutout victory on Monday, picking apart Mexico, 2-0, on goals by Neymar and Roberto Firmino.The defeat, and the stage for it, will be sadly familiar for Mexico. It departs the tournament in its first knockout-round game for the seventh straight World Cup — a stunning run of bad losses, ...

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Ghana loses CAF U-17 qualifying tournament

Source: footballghana.com Ghana has been stripped off the right to host the WAFU Zone B Africa U17 Championships qualifier as earlier planned. This emerges over government interference in the administration of the sport after the airing of the “Number 12” video. However, Niger has been earmarked as the new hosts but this will be ratified by CAF in the coming ...

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Akufo-Addo and his people should stop meddling in Ghana football – Gyan

Source: yen.com.gh Ghana football has become topical in Ghana following Anas’ ‘Number 12’. The government has dissolved the Ghana Football Association following that exposé. Assamoah Gyan, Captain of the Black Stars, has said the government should not mix football with politics Asamoah Gyan, the Captain of the national football team, Black Stars, has said the government must not make the ...

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How I missed out on £4 million – Azumah Nelson

Source:Graphic.com.gh Legendary Ghanaian boxer Azumah Nelson has been re-living his career highlights with Graphic Online including the biggest regret of his impressive 47-fight career. According to Nelson, he missed out on a £4 million payday – which would have been his biggest cash prize as a pugilist – because Irish professional boxer Finbar Patrick ‘Barry’ McGuigan refused to fight him. ...

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Columbia moves on as Senegal bows out of World Cup!

Senegal have been knocked on fair play rules after losing 1-0 to Colombia in the final match of Group H in the 2018 World Cup. After Senegal and Japan were tied on points, the two sides were still tied on games won, drawn, lost, goals scored and against, and goal difference. Therefore, the two sides were separated by yellow cards ...

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