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Chelsea hold on to qualify for last 16

Chelsea hold on to qualify for last 16

Chelsea survived a late scare to move into the Champions League knockout stages with victory over Lille at Stamford Bridge. Frank Lampard’s side were in complete control for the most part and set up the victory they required with first-half

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U-23 AFCON: Black Meteors yet to receive bonus – Sports Minister confirms

U-23 AFCON: Black Meteors yet to receive bonus – Sports Minister confirms

The Minister for Youth and Sports Isaac Asiamah has confirmed that the bonus due the national U-23 team, Black Meteors for participating at the just-ended Africa U-23 Cup of Nations tournament has not been paid.  “The national under-23 team’s bonuses from

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Messi wins Ballon d’Or for record sixth time

Messi wins Ballon d’Or for record sixth time

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d’Or award for the world’s best player for a record sixth time. It is the 32-year-old Argentine’s first Ballon d’Or since 2015 and comes after he scored 54 times for club and

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Togbe Afede leads newly formed Hearts technical team

Togbe Afede leads newly formed Hearts technical team

 Togbe Afede XIV, the majority shareholder of Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club, has been named in the newly formed five member Technical Committee by the Board of Directors of the club. The committee is to steer the technical affairs

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La Liga: Late Messi magic sends champions top

La Liga: Late Messi magic sends champions top

Lionel Messi scored a sublime late winner as champions Barcelona defeated Atletico Madrid to return to the top of La Liga. Messi curled sweetly into the corner of Jan Oblak’s goal from the edge of the penalty box with four

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I took the penalty because my teammates didn’t want to – Sarpong

I took the penalty because my teammates didn’t want to – Sarpong

Edward Sarpong has addressed the public for the first time after his horrendous penalty miss in the U-23 Africa Cup of Nations third-place playoff game against South Africa. The C.F Esperanca de Lagos defender explained that he took the initiative because

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Jordan, Partey shortlisted for 2019 CAF Player of the Year

Jordan, Partey shortlisted for 2019 CAF Player of the Year

Partey and Jordan Black Star players Jordan Ayew and Thomas Partey have been nominated for the 2019 African Player of the Year award. The two are among a 30-man list revealed by Confederation of African Football (CAF). Black Queens’ Elizabeth

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U-23 AFCON: Ghana 2-2 South Africa (5-6 penalties) – as it happened

U-23 AFCON: Ghana 2-2 South Africa (5-6 penalties) – as it happened

Ghana suffered another penalty heartbreak to miss out on qualification to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.  Black Meteors failed to take bronze at the Africa U-23 Cup of Nations tournament as they were beaten by South Africa 6-5 on penalties after the game

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Photo of the Week: How GFA official caught ‘age-cheating’ footballer

Photo of the Week: How GFA official caught ‘age-cheating’ footballer

Officials of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), busted an alleged overaged boy who presented himself as 14 years old when the officials were scouting for talents for the national U-15 team. His looks drew suspicion because he looked huge in stature

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Mourinho named Tottenham manager

Mourinho named Tottenham manager

Jose Mourinho has been appointed Tottenham manager after the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino on Tuesday. Former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Mourinho has signed a contract until the end of the 2022-23 season.   “The quality in both the squad

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