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


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


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


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


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


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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We have the best pitch in the country – Karela United


Head of Communications and Marketing of newly-promoted Ghana Premier League side, Karela United, Eric Alagidede, has described the club’s pitch at Ainyinase as the best in the country after it was approved to host Ghana Premier League matches by the club licensing board. Members of the board were at the club’s facility in the Western Region and gave their thumps ...

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Ayew urges Swansea to maintain momentum


Andre Ayew is urging Swansea City to maintain their remarkable run of form as they bid to finish the season in style. The Swans have gone nine games without defeat – their longest sequence without a loss since the 2009-10 campaign. It has been a spectacular upturn in fortunes for a team who had not gone more than two games without ...

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National Sports College slated for renovation


Decades since its construction, the National Sports College in Winneba has finally been earmarked for renovation. The institution was established during the PNDC era in 1984, at a time when Sports was on a general decline in the country. The main mandate of the College was to train and retrain individuals in various technical fields to sustain and help promote ...

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