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Liberty’s Carl Reindorf Park banned after fans kill three snakes

Liberty Professionals will have to choose a new venue for their Ghana Premier League games as the Club Licensing Board has revoked the use of Carl Reindorf Park in Dansoman. This ruling comes after fans killed three snakes during Liberty’s matchday 5 encounter against Hearts of Oak on Sunday. The match …

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Sprite Ball: KETABUSCO banned indefinitely and stripped off title

Keta Business College (KETABUSCO) has been banned indefinitely from participating in the Sprite Ball Championship after they were found guilty of fielding unqualified players during their 2019-20 title triumph. Additionally, KETABUSCO has been stripped of the title by the Ghana Education Service (GES). Graphic Online gathers that as a result, …

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GFA bans Asante Kotoko from Baba Yara Stadium after fan violence

The Ghana Football Association has “temporarily” banned Asante Kotoko from playing its home games at the Baba Yara Stadium. This follows disturbances caused by supporters of the Kumasi-based club on Sunday to protest refereeing decisions in their 0-1 loss to Berekum Chelsea. The decision stands, “pending the adjudication of the matter …

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Policeman who shot Kotoko fan interdicted

The policeman who shot and injured a Kumasi Asante Kotoko fan after last Sunday’s match at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium has been interdicted by the Ashanti Regional Police Command as part of investigations into the incident. The football fan was shot under the left eye with a rubber bullet after fans …

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Sadio Mane named Caf African Player of the Year

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane has been named the Confederation of African Football’s (Caf) Player of the Year. The Senegal forward beat Liverpool team-mate and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah and Manchester City’s Algerian winger Riyad Mahrez to the award. Mane, 27, helped the Reds to the 2018-19 Champions League title, scoring 30 …

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Bangladesh: Two Ghanaian footballers arrested for drug possession

Two Ghanaian footballers Twum Frank Ntini and Richard Dzifa Appiae have been arrested and detained in Bangladesh for possessing illegal drugs. Twum, 27, and Appiae, 28, were arrested with 7,500 pieces of yaba tablets, which contain a mixture of methamphetamine and caffeine, which is illegal in many South-East Asian countries. …

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Ketabusco are 2019-2020 Sprite Ball champions

Keta Business College (KETABUSCO) defeated defending Sprite Ball Champions in the boys’ division, Mfantsipim School, 48-40 to win the 2019-2020 tournament. The Sprite Ball Championship is an annual inter-high schools basketball tournament in Ghana. The College becomes the second Senior High School from the Volta Region to win the Sprite …

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GFA to sue betting companies for offering illegal odds on League

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) says it has instructed its lawyers to take legal action against betting companies which offered odds on the opening round of the Ghana Premier League season without approval. The GFA in a statement on its website further warned companies to desist from offering odds on …

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