Author Archives: Nathan Quao

Dogboe, Magdaleno in social media war ahead of April 28 clash

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They may have sparred once as friends in the past but there is no love lost between Jessie Magdaleno and Isaac “The Royal Storm” Dogboe as their impending bout to determine the undisputed champion of the WBO World Super Bantamweight title on 28th April nears. It will be recalled that Dogboe (18-0-0) called out Magdaleno (25-0-0) shortly after dispatching Mexican Cesar ...

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GFA Spokesperson wants Gov’t to employ GPL players

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Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Sannie Daara, insists the only way to keep Ghana Premier League players from joining foreign clubs is for the government to employ them. Mass player exodus has been blamed for the dwindling standards in the league. A good number of last season’s top performers have left the country for places such as ...

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“You are the reason we are struggling for sponsors”- Sannie Daara blasts Olympics

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Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association Ibrahim Sannie Daara has hit out at Accra Great Olympics after their court injunction against the start of the Ghana Premier League. Olympics had a petition against fellow Ghana Premier League side, Bechem United, dismissed for “want of jurisdiction” but the ‘Dade’ lads believe they have a case that could possibly lead to ...

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Elmina Sharks terminates appointment of Coach Amissah

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Elmina Sharks Football Club has with immediate effect, terminated the employment of Mr. Kobina Amissah as a coach of the Elmina based Club. A letter signed by the legal unit of Groupe Nduom, owners of the club stated among others that coach Amissah has close to a month been unable to sign a new agreed contract which sought to re-assign ...

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OPINION: WAFU Women’s Football Tournament is great for the Black Queens

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Freelance sports journalist, Akosua Addai Amoo, believes that the WAFU Zone B Women’s Tournament is perfect for the Black Queens’ ambitions of conquering Africa later this year in the African’s Women’s Cup of Nations.  10 years ago, on the 7th of February Ghana (host nation) bowed out of the African Cup of Nations to Cameroon in the semis. You could ...

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UCL: Man City crush Basel 4-0 in Switzerland

Ilkay Gundogan has now scored nine goals for Manchester City since joining in June 2016 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola praised “extraordinary” Ilkay Gundogan as his side took a giant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a comfortable win at Basel. City took command of the last-16 first-leg tie within half an hour in Switzerland as Gundogan, Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero all scored within a nine-minute period. German Gundogan, who returned from a ...

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UCL: Spurs come back to draw 2-2 at Juventus

Harry Kane has scored seven of Tottenham's 16 Champions League goals this season (Image credit: Rex Features)

Tottenham produced a brilliant comeback to draw at Juventus after a disastrous start to their Champions League last-16 first leg in Turin. Mauricio Pochettino’s side were 2-0 down inside 10 minutes after Gonzalo Higuain followed up a sumptuous volley with a penalty, awarded for Ben Davies’ foul on Federico Bernardeschi. Harry Kane started the fightback after rounding Gianluigi Buffon following ...

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I will quit Kotoko if they ever bribe a referee -Steve Polack

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Kumasi Asante Kotoko Head Coach Steve Polack has vowed to quit his role as Head Trainer if he gets word of any form of bribery or corruption within the club. Kotoko were accused of bribing the referee after they were controversially handed four penalties in their 1-0 win over CARA Club of Brazzaville in the CAF Confederation Cup game on ...

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