Author Archives: Nathan Quao

GAA Circuit: Hor Halutie steals the show in record-breaking championships

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Sprinters Hor Halutie, Duncan Agyemang and Sarfo Ansah, all set new championship records  as the Ghana Athletics Association’s second circuit of the year came to a close at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium. The championship, held after Sekondi a month ago, served as the last opportunity for locally based athletes to qualify for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Australia in ...

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Europa League: Arsenal to play AC Milan in last 16

Arsenal progressed despite a "complacent" performance against Swedish minnows Ostersunds (Image credit: Getty Images)

Arsenal will play seven-time European champions AC Milan in the Europa League last 16. The Gunners will travel to Italy for the first leg on 8 March, with the return match a week later. Milan, who are seventh in Serie A, beat Bulgarian club Ludogorets Razgrad 4-0 on aggregate in the previous round. Arsene Wenger’s Gunners beat Swedish minnows Ostersunds ...

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Asante Kotoko fire Steve Polack

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Asante Kotoko have dismissed head coach Steve Polack following the club’s exit from the CAF Confederations Cup at the hands of CARA Club of Congo Brazzaville on Wednesday. Kotoko appointed Polack in May 2017 and he led them to win the 2017 MTN FA Cup after they beat Hearts of Oak 3-1 in Tamale. The feat qualified them to the ...

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Hearts sack Nuttal; Henry Wellington appointed as interim coach

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Accra Hearts of Oak have confirmed the dismissal of Scotsman Frank Nuttal with assistant Henry Lamptey Wellington set to assume the role of interim Head Coach. Nuttal was suspended last week for ‘’unsporting and unethical behaviour’’ with a three-member committee chaired by Dr. Nyaho- Tamakloe formed to investigate his actions. The committee after their findings established that the Scottish trainer ...

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Andre Ayew: A masterful artist of positional evolution

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Ghana international Andre Ayew joined Premier league Strugglers Swansea City on deadline day from West Ham United and made his debut for the Welsh side as a substitute in Swansea’s 1-0 win over Burnley two weeks ago. Citi Sports’ Daniel Koranteng looks at the 28-year old’s positional evolution and discusses why his return and potential partnership with his brother Jordan ...

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WAFU Zone B Women’s Tourney: Ghana beats Nigeria to reach final

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Ghana’s Black Queens beat Nigeria’s Super Falcons 5-4 on penalties yesterday in the semi-finals of the ongoing WAFU Zone B Women’s Tournament in Cote d’Ivoire. Nigeria took the lead in the 8th minute through Alice Ogebe but Faustina Ampah responded for Ghana in the 18th minute to send the match into the shootout after regulation time. In the shootout, Portia ...

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“We could have done better at CARA”- Kotoko coach Steve Polack

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Asante Kotoko head coach, Steven Polack, admits that the team failed to perform to its best over the second leg against CARA of Brazzaville in the CAF Confederations Cup. Kotoko arrived in Ghana on Thursday after losing 7-6 on penalties to their opponents following a 1-1 aggregate scoreline. Polack says success in the penalty shootout was out of their hands ...

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Sulley Muntari joins Deportivo La Coruna

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Former Black Stars, AC Milan and Inter Milan midfielder, Sulley Ali Muntari, has joined Spanish La Liga side, Deportivo La Coruna, on a free transfer. The deal was confirmed by the club a few moments ago after the player completed his two-week trial. He was brought in Deportivo coach, Clarence Seedorf, who was his team mate at AC Milan. Muntari’s ...

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