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Ghanaian asylum seekers granted a year stay in Brazil

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The Ghanaian fans who sought asylum in Brazil after the World Cup have been granted a one-year stay by the Brazilian authorities. 200 Ghanaian supporters reportedly applied for asylum after Ghana’s first round exit from the World Cup, claiming they were fleeing “violent religious conflicts” in their country. The Ghanaian Embassy in Brazil has been tasked by the Ministry of ...

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Harrison Afful welcomes baby girl

[From Left to Right] Harrison Afful, "Papa Nii" and Afful's wife Roberta

It’s safe to say Black Stars defender Harrison Afful has rightly ‘followed’ his captain Asamoah Gyan’s lead. A few weeks ago, the Baby Jet announced his wife had given birth to a baby girl, which was welcomed with a lot of joy. Now full-back Afful has joined the party, with his wife Roberta giving birth to a girl, at a ...

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Akaminko set for return to light training soon

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Ghana defender Jerry Akaminko is set to return to light training next week, Footy-Ghana.com has gathered. According to our well-placed sources, the Eskisehirspor centre half, who missed the 2014 World Cup due to a broken ankle, is recovering ahead of schedule, after being ruled out for a minimum of three months, and will start light jogging next week as part ...

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Ghana FA poised to receive $8M W/C prize money next week

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The Ghana Football Association could receive an expected $8million World Cup revenue next week as FIFA begins the distribution of prize monies to the 32 countries who participated in the 2014 Brazil competition, FootyGhana sources at the corridors of the country’s football headquarters indicate. Ghana’s Black Stars were eliminated at the group stages and thus automatically earned the $8million amount ...

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KPB Black Stars return still a possibility

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Black Stars player Kevin-Prince Boateng continues to insist that there is still a possibility of him playing for the senior national team again. The player has been suspended from the senior national team and from recent interviews, the return of the player to the Black Stars will be highly dependent on how the situation is handled in the future. Boateng ...

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Everton emerge as favourites to sign Atsu

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Everton are close to completing a deal to sign Ghana international Christian Atsu on a season-long loan, according to reports in England. The Toffees completed the £28million record signing of Romelu Lukaku on a five-year contract from The Blues on Wednesday and are now confident that they will be able to recruit Atsu as well. The 22-year-old was left out of Chelsea’s 3-1 pre-season ...

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I will not change my style – Jordan Ayew

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Ghanaian attacker Jordan Ayew has granted his first interview since signing for FC Lorient from Olympique Marseille and has promised to be as comitted as he has always been to his club. The son of Ghanaian legend Abedi Pele signed for the club on Monday, and is looking forward to his Lorient career. Below is the full transcipt of the ...

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Andre Ayew wishes Jordan the best at Lorient

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Black Stars midfielder Andre Dede Ayew has wished his brother Jordan the best of luck at new club FC Lorient. The 22-year old sealed a move to Lorient yesterday, signing a four-year deal at an undisclosed transfer fee. Jordan had limited chances at Marseille, unlike older brother Andre, who has been a regular part of the first team in the ...

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Fatau Dauda joins Chippa United on loan

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Ghana goalkeeper Fatau Daudu has reportedly joined South African club Chippa United from Orlando Pirates on a loan deal. The 29-year old has struggled to establish himself as the number one for the Bucs, despite being a regular with the Black Stars and has been itching for some first team action for a while. . Sources at the clubs are ...

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