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GFA President Nyantakyi cleared of match-fixing allegations

Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association

The Ethics Committee of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has cleared the association’s president, Kwesi Nyantakyi, of all allegations of match-fixing made against him and two other officials. British newspaper The Telegraph and Channel, in June, accused the Ghana Football Association and its President, Kwesi Nyantakyi of their involvement in deals to fix international friendly matches for the senior national football ...

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AL-SMITH: The Black Stars are paying for disrespecting you, the fans

Asamoah Gyan and Andre Ayew

It takes a certain level of consistent disrespect to get Ghanaian fans to reach tipping point. Somehow, the current Ghana team has managed it. These past nine weeks have been difficult for the country’s football. The World Cup disgrace was acutely painful for fans. And then it has been followed by two weeks of a Presidential Inquiry detailing, in vivid ...

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GFA condemns Gyan brothers’ attack on journo

Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has condemned the attack on the Daily Graphic sports journalist, Daniel Kenu and has issued an apology to him. Barfour Gyan, the senior brother of Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan allegedly led some “macho men” to assault the Daily Graphic reporter after he asked Asamoah his views about rumours that he [Asamoah Gyan] had used his friend ...

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GFA extends deadline for player registration


The Ghana Football Association has extended the deadline for the registration of players by Premier League Clubs for the 2014-15 season to September 30.In a statement on its official website on Thursday, the GFA announced that the decision was made by the Executive Committee of the Association ” after a study of the challenges facing clubs in respect of the ...

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“Plan the Ghanaian league properly”-Herbert Addo tells FA


Hearts of Oak coach Herbert Addo has called on the Ghana Football Association and major stakeholders to put a defined a calender in place for the local league. Addo believes this will help the clubs get themselves ready for the season so that all the clubs can start at the same level and take away any advantages that will destroy ...

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Milovan Rajevac to return to Black Stars as technical adviser

Milo has been in town for several days.

Citi Sports understands that former Black Stars coach Milovan Rajevac is favorite to be technical adviser for the side. “Milo”, as he was fondly known in Ghana, was much loved before he left the Black Stars after South Africa 2010. Sources within the Ghana FA say the well-liked Serbian is one of the names on a three-man shortlist to be ...

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QUAO: GFA is saying a lot with a few words

GFA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi

Citi Sports’ Nathan Quao gives his take on the imminent arrival of a technical adviser and where it leaves the Ghana Football Association After months of evasion and denial, the cat was let out of the bag (or sack) when the Ghana Football Association on Monday that a committee (made of Fred Crenstsil, Fred Pappoe and the GFA’s Technical Director Oti Akenteng) had been set ...

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U20 Women’s World Cup: Hayford thrilled with Ghana grit

Black Princesses keeper Victoria Adjei was sterling

Ghana Under 20 Women’s coach Bashir Hayford is upbeat about progression after their opening day win. After seeing his side edge hosts Canada 1-0 in their FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup opening game, Hayford knows advancement is within reach. “It was a good game, I appreciated all that I’ve seen tonight. And at the end of the day, the best ...

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Ghana to hire technical help for Kwesi Appiah?


Sources tell supersport.com that Ghana are looking at hiring a technical director to help the embattled Kwesi Appiah. Following the team’s World Cup first round exit, an intense period of introspection has reportedly led to high-ranking officials asking for help for Appiah. The coach himself is on holiday in South Africa and the timing of these rumours could not be any ...

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