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AFCON 2019: Nigeria beat Guinea 1-0 to reach last 16

Nigeria became the first team to qualify for the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations as they beat Guinea 1-0. Three-time winners Nigeria scored the only goal in the 73rd minute when Moses Simon’s right-wing corner was headed in at the near post by Kenneth Omeruo. They now …

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Stars labour for 2:2 draw with Benin

Black Stars defender John Boye provided one of the key talking points of his team’s blunted outing against regional neighbours Benin at the ongoing African Cup of Nations, Egypt 2019, against whom they laboured timidly for a hard fought 2:2 draw. The campaign for a continental glory in 37 years …

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Ivory Coast edge South Africa 1-0

Aston Villa’s Jonathan Kodjia scored the only goal of the game as Ivory Coast edged past South Africa in their opening Group D encounter. Kodjia latched on to Max Gradel’s precise pass before sidefooting through the legs of goalkeeper Ronwen Williams. Nicolas Pepe struck the woodwork in the first half, …

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Meet Ghana’s youngest player at AFCON 2019

The oldest player and youngest players in Ghana’s 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) squad have been showing signs of a great off-the-pitch relationship if their social media posts are anything to go by. Ghana’s record goalscorer Asamoah Gyan at age 34 is the elder statesman in Kwasi Appiah’s 23-man …

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AFCON 2019: Ivory Coast warm-up with win over Zambia

Ivory Coast recovered from conceding an early goal to beat Zambia 4-1 on Wednesday in their final warm-up match for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Jonathan Kodjia and Jean-Michael Seri scored in Abu Dhabi to give the Ivorians a 2-1 half-time lead after Fashion Sakala had converted …

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Tamale NPP boys lock up National Sports Authority office

Some irate youth thought to be supporters of the governing New Patriotic Party, have locked up the offices of the National Sports Authority (NSA) in the Northern regional capital, Tamale Monday morning. Led by a man who identified himself as Karim Abdul Rafiq, the group of party youths say they oppose the supposed …

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“THE WHO IS WHO?” IS ONGOING

Saturday, 15th June, 2019 will welcome in the second week out of the 24 weeks schedule of  intense competition of the Duamenefa Regional Tournament of the “WHO IS WHO?” Championship tussle of 104 football clubs from across the Volta Region. The hunger for the gold plated Duamenefa Regional trophy was …

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