Kwasi Appiah denies refusing to explain call-ups to Black Stars fans

Ghana Black Stars’ coach Kwasi Appiah has denied that he said he owes no one an explanation over his call-ups to the Black Stars insisting he was quoted out of context. The 58-year-old has come in for severe criticism following the interview but he says he is accountable to Ghanaians for his squad as they […]

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Messi scores hat-trick as Barca beat PSV

Lionel Messi scored his eighth Champions League hat-trick as Barcelona thrashed Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven in their opening group game. Barca’s captain curled home a stunning free-kick to open the scoring before Luis Suarez’s clever 20-yard lob hit the crossbar. The impressive Ousmane Dembele spun to lose two defenders and blasted home Barcelona’s second from […]

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CK Akonnor in talks to become Kotoko head coach

Asante Kotoko are in advanced talks with former Hearts of Oak and Ashanti Gold coach C.K Akonnor to replace Paa Kwesi Fabin, according to reports. The 44-year-old was spotted in Kumasi last weekend with friends around the secretariat of the club and that has fuelled speculations about his future since he is currently unattached. The […]

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I want to play for Ghana again but at 100 per cent fitness – Baba Rahman

Fit-again Schalke 04 defender Baba Rahman has shed light on his absence from Ghana’s set-up for the recent Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya. Having returned to action after over a year in the treatment room, the left-back had been expected to make a comeback to the Black Stars for the September 8 fixture. […]

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If I can’t handle egos then I’m not qualified – Kwasi Appiah

Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah has rejected suggestions that he can’t control the egos of top players in the Black Stars set-up. The 56-year-old has been regarded by a section of Ghanaians as a ‘weak’ coach who has failed to control his dressing room since his first stint with the team. Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng […]

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Mourinho’s Euro woes add to pressure on Man United

Jose Mourinho is facing an unsettling new reality in the Champions League as Manchester United launch their campaign at Young Boys of Bern on Wednesday. Mourinho was once the Champions League’s pre-eminent force, winning the tournament twice and making the latter stages virtually every year. But it is four years since the Portuguese coach last […]

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Jordan Ayew happy to contribute to Crystal Palace away win at Huddersfield

Jordan Ayew is delighted Crystal Palace managed to collect all the points at Hudderfield in a 1-0 win on Saturday. The Ghana international started his second game for the Eagles and was happy to have played a role in their away victory. ”I am pleased because we won today; the most important thing is the […]

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8 referees banned for life; 61 suspended for ten years each as RAG concludes investigations

Referees Association of Ghana (RAG) has handed life-time bans to eight referees who were captured taking bribes in the investigative piece by ace journalist Anas Armeyaw Anas. Also 61 match officials who appeared in the documentary have been suspended for ten years each. This was after a full-scale investigation was launched into the matter. A […]

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