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World Cup qualifier: Uganda name 30-man squad to face Ghana

Mike Azira returns to the Uganda Cranes team set up once again Uganda coach Milutin Sredejovic has named a 30-man squad to face Ghana next month in their opening Group E 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Tamale. A bulk of foreign based players will fly directly to Lome where the team will assemble on Monday, 3rd October 2016 before ...

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Nduom’s Sharks join Premier League

Paa Kwesi Nduom’s Elmina Sharks have been declared winners of Zone Two of the GN Bank Division One League and have been promoted to the Ghana Premier League (GPL) come next season. The second tier side secured 66 points with a difference of 10 points ahead of second placed Karela, with the last round of matches in the zone yet ...

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WA All Stars beat Aduana Stars to win league title

Wa All Stars made history by becoming the first club from the Northern sector to win the Ghana Premier League, as they defeated Aduana Stars 2-1 on Wednesday at the Malik Jabir Park in WA. Paul De Vries Asare, Seidu Alhassan were on target for WA All Stars while Bright Adjei got the consolation for Aduana Stars. Wa All Stars ...

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NDC Manifesto: Mahama to construct five new Stadia

President John Dramani Mahama has promised to construct five new Sports Stadia in five regions if given the nod in the upcoming December 7 polls. President Mahama made this known when he highlighted his party’s manifesto at the Banquet Hall in Accra on Tuesday. “We will build new sports stadia. The remaining regions which do not have sports stadia – ...

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KP Boateng hails move to La Liga side UD Las Palmas

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Ghanaian international Kevin Prince Boateng says he made the right decision in moving to La Liga side UD Las Palmas. The controversial Ghanaian attacking midfielder signed a two-year deal with the La Liga side after falling out with Italian giants AC Milan. The ex-Portsmouth midfielder joined Schalke 04 after four seasons with AC Milan but had to return ...

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Ghana Premier League: Statistics after match day 28

Match day 28 produced 15 goals, with only Bechem United earning an away league victory. There were seven wins and a draw. Both Yahaya Mohammed and Latif Blessing registered their names on the scoresheet to increase their goal tallies to 15 and 14 respectively on the scorers’ chart. Liberty Professionals defeated the league leaders Wa All Stars 1-0 at Dansoman ...

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Burkina Faso player dies during French Cup tie

Ajaccio (France) (AFP) – Former Burkina Faso international Ben Idrissa Derme suffered a massive heart attack and died during a French third round Cup tie in Corsica at the weekend. The 34-year-old central defender dropped to the floor just after the second half had kicked off and despite the swift arrival of medical services, they were unable to revive him ...

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VIDEO: Highlights of Commey losing out to Easter Jnr

Source: sportscrusader.com Ghanaian boxer Richard Oblitey Commey lost to American Robert Easter Jr in the vacant international Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight title at the Santander arena in Pennsylvania (USA). In a fascinating and competitive bout, number 4 IBF Robert Easter Jr. (17-0, 14 KOs) defeated number 3 IBF Richard Commey (24-1, 22 KOs) by a 12 round split decision on ...

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