Author Archives: Nathan Quao

CAF Confederation Cup: Kotoko earn narrow win over CARA

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Substitute Yakubu Mohammed was the hero of the day, as his late penalty in a game of missed penalties gave Kotoko a narrow 1-0 first leg advantage over CARA club of Congo in the CAF Confederation Cup first round game. Asante Kotoko started the stronger of the two sides and mounted pressure on the CARA defence immediately from kick off. ...

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Miguel Berchelt beat Ghana’s Maxwell Awuku to retain WBC title

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WBC super featherweight champion Miguel Berchelt (33-1, 29 KOs) made easy work of replacement opponent Maxwell Awuku (44-4-1, 30 KOs) in stopping him in the 3rd round on Saturday night at the Oasis Arena in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Berchelt flattened Awuku twice in the 3rd round. Berchelt finished the job after the second knockdown in connecting with several hard ...

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Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Arsenal: Harry Kane header gives Spurs bragging rights in north London derby

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Harry Kane’s 23rd Premier League goal of the season gave Tottenham bragging rights as they beat local rivals Arsenal 1-0 at Wembley. The division’s leading marksman was perfectly placed to meet Ben Davies’ cross to power a spectacular header past Petr Cech. Alexandre Lacazette had two glorious chances to rescue something for the visitors, but fluffed his lines on both occasions. Spurs could have won ...

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Premier League results: Everton and West Ham win, while Charlie Adam misses penalty for Stoke against Brighton

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Following a very entertaining north London derby on talkSPORT, won by Tottenham, here’s what happened in the 3pm kick-offs. Everton 3-1 Crystal Palace Everton’s Sam Allardyce won the battle of ex-England managers at Goodison Park to ease growing pressure with a 3-1 victory over Roy Hodgson’s struggling Crystal Palace. Gylfi Sigurdsson, restored to the starting line-up along with Wayne Rooney after ...

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“Aduana Stars ready for Tahaddy test”- Farouk Adams

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Aduana Stars defender, Farouk Adams, says the team is very prepared for their clash against Al Tahaddy of Libya in the first round of the CAF Champions League on Sunday. The Ghana Premier League champions are already in Egypt for the match since it cannot be hosted in Libya due to the political climate. Adams travelled with Aduana Stars and ...

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Coutinho off the mark as Barcelona reach Copa final

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Philippe Coutinho scored his first Barcelona goal as the Spanish side beat Valencia to reach a record fifth successive Copa del Rey final. Coutinho, making his fifth appearance since a £142m move from Liverpool, came on in the second half and acrobatically steered home from Luis Suarez’s cross. That put Barca, cup winners in the past three years, 2-0 up ...

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Sulley Muntari set for Deportivo trial

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Ghana midfielder Sulley Muntari is on trial with Spanish club Deportivo La Coruna . According to Spanish media outlet Marca, the 33-year old midfielder will train with the La Liga side over the next couple of weeks and will sign on a free transfer if he impresses. Deportivo Head Coach is Muntari’s former team mate at AC Milan, Clarence Seedorf ...

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Jordan Ayew is Swansea City Best Player for January

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Ghana’s Jordan Ayew has been voted Swansea Player of the Month for January for his efforts for the club. Ayew scored twice in the month in matches against Newcastle United and Arsenal and apart from his goals, he worked hard for the team in matches played in the month under review. Swansea played against Tottenham, Newcastle United, Liverpool and Arsenal ...

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