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Kevin-Prince Boateng to join Las Palmas on free transfer

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Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has agreed terms with La Liga side Las Palmas after being released by AC Milan at the end of last season. Boateng, who previously had spells with Tottenham and Portsmouth in the Premier League, is set to arrive in the Canary Islands on Tuesday to undergo a medical before being unveiled to supporters at the Estadio ...

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Wakaso Revealed: Premier League, AFCON 2017, Neymar and Paul Scholes


Mubarak Wakaso is one of Ghana’s best players at the moment. Born and bred in the Northern Regional Capital of Tamale, Mubarak Wakaso has had to recover from fierce rejection to establish himself as one of the best players under Ghana’s Israeli coach Avram Grant. The central midfielder, who can also play  in the wide areas, has 43 caps for ...

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Las Palmas upset with GFA over Wakaso injury


Las Palmas head coach Quique Setien says he is unhappy with the Ghana Football Association’s decision to use Wakaso in Ghana’s 3-1 win over Mozambique in the ongoing 2017 AFCON qualifiers despite the player not being fully fit. Wakaso picked up an injury for Las Palmas and was slated for a four-week absence but he returned to training after only ...

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Casemiro spares Madrid’s blushes

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Casemiro’s late header proved to be the winner at Gran Canaria as a below-par Real Madrid narrowly defeated Las Palmas 2-1 in La Liga on Sunday. Danilo, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos were given the night off by Zinedine Zidane, with Dani Carvajal, Isco and Lucas Vazquez all coming in as a result, while Alvaro Arbeloa was handed a rare ...

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Wakaso features for Las Palmas in Monday’s loss to Levante


Ghana’s Mubarak Wakaso played 90 minutes for Las Palmas in their 3-2 loss to Levante on Monday in the Spanish La Liga. The Black Stars midfielder started the match for Las Palmas on the left of their midfield and got a yellow card in the 89th minute. Las Palmas had a difficult match as they had to chase the home ...

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Mubarak Wakaso: I wish to play in England one day

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Ghana international midfielder Mubarak Wakaso has revealed that he dreams of playing in the English Premier League before he hangs his boots. Wakaso joined Las Palmas on loan from Russian side Rubin Kazan after the move to Saudi Arabian club Al Ittihad collapsed due to agents rifts. He joined Celtic last season on a season long loan deal but endured ...

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Mubarak Wakaso reveals English Premiership ambition


Ghana and Las Palmas midfielder Mubarak Wakaso has revealed that he dreams of playing in the Barclays English Premier League one day. The last 3 years have been tumultuous for the tenacious midfielder on the club scene as he has played less than 40 combined games for Rubin Kazan and Celtics. “It is my dream to move to England and ...

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Wakaso ready for Las Palmas debut this weekend


Ghana and Las Palmas midfielder Mubarak Wakaso says he is in the right state of mind for his Las Palmas debut this weekend. Wakaso joined the Spanish La Liga side on the transfer deadline day after a proposed move to Saudi Arabian side Al Ittihad fell through. The Ghana international scored the only goal as the Black Stars went pass ...

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Wakaso passes medical ahead of Las Palmas move

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In a bid salvage his stalling career Ghanaian midfielder Mubarak Wakaso has agreed to join Spanish top flight side Las Palmas on a year long loan deal from his parent club Rubin Kazan after completing a medical this morning. The Spanish club have been offered the opportunity to purchase Wakaso on a permanent deal if they are impressed with his ...

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