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UEFA and Chelsea celebrate Michael Essien

UEFA and Chelsea celebrate Michael Essien

UEFA and Chelsea FC have paid a glorious tribute to club legend Michael Essien. English Premier League giants side remembered the Ghanaian midfielder on their ‘On This Day’ that marks the club’s most historic days. With Essien having signed for

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Transfer: Barcelona finally confirm €8.5million deal for Coutinho to join new club

Transfer: Barcelona finally confirm €8.5million deal for Coutinho to join new club

Barcelona have confirmed that Midfielder Philippe Coutinho will join Bayern Munich for €8.5 million on a season-long loan. The La Liga champions made this known in a statement on the club’s official website Monday morning.   The statement read: “FC

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Performance of Ghanaian players abroad

Performance of Ghanaian players abroad

The 2019/2020 season kicks off and Ghana’s leading football website GHANAsoccernet will be bringing to you how Ghanaian players abroad performed in their respective leagues across the globe. We bring you a comprehensive report on how these players performed with

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Aduriz, 38, scores stunning goal as Athletic Bilbao beat Barcelona

Aduriz, 38, scores stunning goal as Athletic Bilbao beat Barcelona

Champions Barcelona suffered a defeat on the opening day of the La Liga season after a sublime winner by Aritz Aduriz handed Athletic Bilbao victory. Barca produced a lacklustre performance and were punished when substitute Aduriz, 38, found the net

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Baba Rahman ready to take huge pay cut to leave Chelsea

Baba Rahman ready to take huge pay cut to leave Chelsea

Ghana international and Chelsea defender Baba Rahman is ready and willing to take a huge pay cut in order to permanently leave the English club in search of regular football. The Ghanaian defender is said to have grown increasingly frustrated

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Nigeria: FIFA bans Samson Siasia from football for life, gives reasons

Nigeria: FIFA bans Samson Siasia from football for life, gives reasons

World football governing body, FIFA has banned former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, for life. Siasia was banned from all football-related activities by FIFA after being found guilty over bribery and attempt to manipulate matches at the international level.  

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Sierra Leone gov’t rejects appointment of Sellas Tetteh

Sierra Leone gov’t rejects appointment of Sellas Tetteh

  The Government of Sierra Leone has rejected the appointment of Ghanaian trainer Sellas Tetteh as the head coach of the Leone Stars.The Sierra Leone Football Association confirmed the appointment of the Ghana Under-20 World Cup winner as their new

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Rashford double as Man Utd spoil Lampard’s Chelsea debut as boss

Rashford double as Man Utd spoil Lampard’s Chelsea debut as boss

Marcus Rashford scored twice as Manchester United began their Premier League campaign with an emphatic win over Chelsea at Old Trafford. England forward Rashford opened the scoring from the penalty spot after being fouled by Kurt Zouma. New £80m signing

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Brazil striker Jesus baned for two-month

Brazil striker Jesus baned for two-month

Brazilian star Gabriel Jesus has been handed a two-month international ban by CONMEBOL for his behaviour during the Copa America final last month. The 22-year-old scored and provided an assist before being sent off in Brazil’s 3-1 win over Peru

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Black Meteors to begin training for U23 Africa championship qualifiers

Black Meteors to begin training for U23 Africa championship qualifiers

Coach Ibrahim Tanko has handed call-ups to 24 local based players to begin preparations ahead of the African U-23 Championship double-legged qualifying match against Algeria. The national U-23 team is expected to begin camping starting on Wednesday, August 7 in

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