Sports News Summaries for July 24, 2021
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SOCCABET: Who is best fit to win the 2021 Ballon d'Or?
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SOCCABET: Who is best fit to win the 2021 Ballon d'Or?


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Soccerbet sought the views of football fans on the subject.

Kante as well as Erling Haaland of Dortmund are a part of several top stars who have impressed in 2021.

Team Soccabet was at the Alexander Kwapong Hall of the University of Ghana- Legon, to interact with sports fans.


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Mother disown child for calling Afia Schwarzenegger her mother
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Mother disown child for calling Afia Schwarzenegger her mother


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The fight between Afia Schwarzenegger and some bloggers/Vloggers is gradually bringing out things as new information from one of them indicates a woman has allegedly disowned her child.

According to her, the woman who is not happy with her child for referring to a 'nobody' like Afia Schwar immediately called to disown her child saying she doesn't want to have anything doing with her child anymore.


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John Paintsil attributes incidence of match-fixing in Ghana to financial challenges
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John Paintsil attributes incidence of match-fixing in Ghana to financial challenges


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In an exclusive interview with Starr FM sports, the former Fulham and West Ham defender attributed its occurrence to financial difficulties of teams and players in the local Ghana league.

John Paintsil used the South African league as an example Ghana should be learning from to avoid this mess.

John Paintsil played for Berekum Arsenal and Liberty Professional in Ghana before moving to Europe.


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Ogidi Brown threatens Fameye over song claims
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Ogidi Brown threatens Fameye over song claims


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Musician Ogidi Brown who is also the founder of OGB records has threatened to show his other to Fameye should he ever claim ownership of any of the songs he produced for him.

In the letter shared by Fameye on his social media handle, he made it clear that his new team and Ogidi Brown had come to an amicable conclusion adding that they are cool.


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Tracey Boakye collapsed the marriage of Akua GMB and Dr Oteng
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Tracey Boakye collapsed the marriage of Akua GMB and Dr Oteng


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Ghanaian actress, Tracey Boakye has been fingered as the person behind the collapse of the marriage of Sally Akua Amoakowaa, also known as Akua GMB, and billionaire businessman, Dr Kwaku Oteng.

According to a hot gist by popular Instagram blogger, ThoseCalledCelebs, Tracey betrayed her best friend Akua GMB by having an affair with her husband and also lied to him that his wife had been cheating on him.


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All Kumerican artistes will fade out except Black Sherif
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All Kumerican artistes will fade out except Black Sherif


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Artiste manager and showbiz critic, Mr Logic, has tipped Black Sherif to be one of the numerous Kumerican artiste's who will last longer in the music industry.

Mr Logic made this remark on Hitz FM Friday morning when Black Sherif came into the studios to promote his latest single 'Second Sermon'.


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Ghana captain Andre Ayew completes move to Qatari giants Al Sadd; photos drop ▷ Ghana news


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Ghana captain Andre Ayew has completed his move to Al Sadd in Qatar.

Al Sadd announced they have reached an agreement with Ayew on Thursday.

Black Stars captain Andre Ayew is set for a new adventure in his career after signing a mouthwatering deal with Qatari heavyweights Al Sadd in the summer transfer window.


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GFA mourns with family of the late DSP Emmanuel Ofori Asante


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The late officer was a former Chairman of the GFA Safety and Security Committee.

The GFA was represented by members of the Safety and Security Committee and the Club Licensing Manager Julius Ben Emunah, who also doubles as the Safety and Security Officer.

The late DSP Emmanuel Ofori Asante before his demise was the Divisional Commander of the Legon District Quarters and also served as the Chairman of the Safety and Security Committee of the Ghana Football Association for eight months.


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Each player chooses his own path in football
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Each player chooses his own path in football


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Kamaldeen opted for Rennes despite Kudus' wish to have him at Ajax.

Ajax were leading the chase for the talented player but were gazumped by ambitious French side Stade Rennes.

Kamaldeen Sulemana opted to play for French Ligue 1 side Stade Rennes despite all the efforts the Dutch champions made to sign him.


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Tokyo 2020: Ghana's Boxing trio progress to last 16 without throwing a punch ▷ Ghana news


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All three Black Bombers have progressed to the last 16 in boxing at the Tokyo Olympics.

The Black Bombers of Ghana are taking an early shower from the round of 32 after they were drawn bye, and will now progress to the last sixteen of the Tokyo Olympic Games.

All three Boxers sailed through without throwing a punch and will now await their opponents for the round of 16.YEN.com.


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Ghanaian forward Seth Paintsil joins Austrian side TSV Hartberg
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Ghanaian forward Seth Paintsil joins Austrian side TSV Hartberg


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Paintsil with official of his new club during the unveiling.

The player joined his new side as a free agent after his contract with SV Reid expired at the end of the previous campaign.

The Ghanaian says he is delighted to have landed this deal and is looking forward to show fans of his new club his worth.


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GFA must set up a system to tackle match-fixing
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GFA must set up a system to tackle match-fixing


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The GFA is probing a match-fixing allegation in the just ended GPL season.

According to him, match-fixing has adverse effects on the league which could see the GFA lose a lot of revenue on its products.

Ezekiel Lamptey was speaking on the back of the recent match-fixing scandal in the Ghana Premier League game between Ashanti Gold and Inter Allies at the Len Clay Sports Stadium.


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Ayew unveiled as Al Sadd player after penning two-year contract


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Re Ayew was unveiled by the Qatari side on Thursday, July 22.

Ayew was unveiled by Al Sadd - a club his legendary father Abedi Pele played for during his career - on Thursday in Doha.

GHANAsoccernet.com understands the Ghana captain will earn 2.4 million a year with added bonuses that come with performance and appearances.


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Nordsjaelland will play better without Kamaldeen Sulemana says Flemming Pedersen
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Nordsjaelland will play better without Kamaldeen Sulemana says Flemming Pedersen


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According to Flemming Pedersen, even though Nordsjaelland has lost one of its biggest stars the team will play much better and faster in the absence of the Ghanaian International.

Pedersen explained that Kamaldeen Sulemana confirmed the team played much better without him in a league game he missed.

Kamaldeen Sulemana played an integral part of the Nordsjaelland campaign last season scoring 10 goals in 29 appearances making four assists.


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Mohammed Kudus opens up on adapting to weather, food in the Netherlands
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Mohammed Kudus opens up on adapting to weather, food in the Netherlands


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The enterprising midfielder joined the Dutch giant last summer from FC Nordjaelland in Denmark following an explosive season.

Speaking to Voetbal international, Kudus disclosed he is happy with the food options in the Netherlands and they are one step ahead of his previous country, Denmark.

Not in Denmark and not here', says Kudus, who concludes positively.


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Ghana is solidly behind you, make us proud


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Ghana's contingent is made up of some 14 athletes representing the country in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

The team don white clothes with a touch of Kente to represent Ghana as they marched triumphantly into the stadium, waving flags.

As the Olympic Games start in Tokyo today, I extend my best wishes to the Ghanaian athletes representing our country at the tournament.


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Wontumi TV's Atta Poku turns down invitation to help in match-fixing investigation


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The three Sports broadcasters invited by the Ghana FA are Clancy Atta Poku of Wontumi FM/TV, Andy Akosah Dennis of Kessben FM/TV, and Saddick Adams of Angel FM. They are to appear before the Compliance & Integrity Officer and the GFA Prosecutors in the coming days to assist in investigations of the embarrassing outcome of the game, which has tainted the image of the Football Association.

The Association has also the matter to the Criminal Investigation Department of the Ghana Police Service and the Ghana wing of Interpol to investigate the game.

On Wednesday the Ghana Football Association released a list of players and officials of Inter Allies and AshantiGold SC who are under investigation for the alleged match-fixing scandal as two players of Inter Allies namely Hashmin Musah and goalkeeper Danso Wiredu will be facing the investigation team on Friday.


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It's difficult to combine rain, wind and cold in the Netherlands
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It's difficult to combine rain, wind and cold in the Netherlands


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The enterprising midfielder joined the Dutch giant last summer from FC Nordjaelland in Denmark following an explosive season in the Danish league.

Kudus who is content with dishes in the Netherland compared to Denmark where he last featured indicated it is difficult to combine rain, wind, and cold in the country.

'It's hard to get used to the combination of rain, wind and cold.


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'Disappointed' Kudus respects Kamaldeen Sulemana's Stade Rennais choice
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'Disappointed' Kudus respects Kamaldeen Sulemana's Stade Rennais choice


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Sulemana chose to join French Ligue 1 side Stade Rennais on a five-year deal from FC Nordsjaelland.

Mohammed Kudus enjoyed a decent first season with the Eredivisie giants, winning the league and the League Cup double.

Sulemana scored ten goals for FC Nordsjaelland last season to earn him a mouthwatering move to the ambitious French club.


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Coach-player relationship very terrible in Ghana football
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Coach-player relationship very terrible in Ghana football


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The former Accra Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko coach in an interview with Sylvester Ntim of Bryt FM in Koforidua said per his personal experiences coaches in the local scene have a terrible relationship with their players both on and off the field.

The former Medeama coach made history by leading the Phobians to clinch the Ghana Premier League for the first time in 11-years.

Coach Sarpong has said former Hearts of Oak trainer Edward Nii Odoom deserves the plaudits for the club's Ghana Premier League success.


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