Author Archives: Edwin Kwakofi

Tottenham 6-0 Millwall: Son hat-trick as Spurs cruise into FA Cup semis


Tottenham booked their place in the semi-finals of the FA Cup after thrashing Millwall in the last ever cup game to be staged at the current White Hart Lane. A Heung-min Son hat-trick and goals from Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli and Vincent Janssen ensured Mauricio Pochettino’s side enjoyed a largely hassle free passage to the final four of the competition. ...

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Sunderland 0-2 Man City: Aguero and Sane on target in comfortable win


Manchester City moved within eight points of league leaders Chelsea after easing past Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. Pep Guardiola’s side arrived in the North East on the back of three consecutive league wins and always looked in full control as their extra quality allowed them to sweep aside a determined Black Cats outfit. Sergio Aguero broke the deadlock ...

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La Liga: Barcelona back on top after thumping Celta Vigo


Lionel Messi scored two superb individual goals as Barcelona produced an archetypal display to see off Celta Vigo and return to the top of La Liga. Outbound coach Luis Enrique watched his Barca run Celta ragged with great interplay in attack and high pressing. Messi made it 1-0 when he ran 45 yards and slotted in, before Neymar scored with ...

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La Liga: Real Madrid back to winning ways at Eibar


Karim Benzema scored twice as Real Madrid overcame the absence of injured Cristiano Ronaldo and suspended Gareth Bale to beat Eibar. The striker scored from a rebound after Yoel had saved his initial effort and then turned home James Rodriguez’s free-kick to double Real’s lead. Benzema set up the third with a cross which Rodriguez slid home over Yoel. Marco ...

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Tony Bellew secures upset victory over David Haye at O2 arena


Tony Bellew dramatically secured one of the biggest upset victories in British boxing history when David Haye was withdrawn in the 11th round at London’s 02 Arena after suffering a suspected Achilles injury. The grudge match that had been considered a mismatch became a nightmare for Haye from the sixth, when after losing his balance the injury occurred and left ...

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PL roundup: Leicester continue revival, Swansea seal late win


Leicester City 3-1 Hull City Leicester continued their mini revival under Craig Shakespeare as they came from behind to beat Hull City 3-1 at the King Power. The Foxes have now recorded back-to-back wins since Claudio Ranieri’s departure and it only strengthens Shakespeare’s chances of getting the gig on a full-time basis. The 53-year-old, who was part of Ranieri’s title-winning ...

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Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal: Firmino, Mane and Wijnaldum fire Reds into top 4


An impressive, attacking first-half performance helped Liverpool return to winning ways with a 3-1 victory over Arsenal. The Anfield clash was LIVE on Citi FM via talkSPORT as Jurgen Klopp’s side secured just their second Premier League win of 2017. It comes days after the Reds’ dreadful showing which saw strugglers, and reigning champions, Leicester win 3-0 at the King ...

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Zlatan double wins EFL Cup for Man Utd against resilient Saints


Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a dramatic 87th-minute winner as Manchester United edged Southampton to win the EFL Cup in a pulsating Wembley final. Ibrahimovic had given United the lead with a sublime free-kick before Jesse Lingard made it 2-0 from the edge of the box after Marcos Rojo’s cut-back. Yet Southampton staged a remarkable fightback, Manolo Gabbiadini tucking home through the ...

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Ghana Premier League Matchweek 4 Preview


Kumasi Asante Kotoko will face Ashgold in the big game of the weekend in the Ghana Premier League on Sunday. Both sides have already dropped points this season with Ashgold managing just one win from their first three games. Kotoko, on the other hand, have had a better time of it, picking up seven points from a possible nine. Ashgold, however, ...

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