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Ghana to host 2021 African Goalball Championships
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Ghana to host 2021 African Goalball Championships


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At the last African Championships in Port Said, Egypt, in 2020, the Algerian men's and women's teams both took gold to secure their place at the Paralympics.

Cape Coast 2021 will be a qualifier for the 2022 IBSA Goalball World Championships in Hangzhou China, from 6-18 July.

In 2021 IBSA Goalball is celebrating 75 years since it was invented by Austrian Hans Lorenzen and German Sepp Reindle in 1946.


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'Every child must learn from Cristiano Ronaldo'
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'Every child must learn from Cristiano Ronaldo'


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The 27-year-old Italian-born Ghanaian international has often made it public that the Portuguese player has been an inspiration for him.

According to him, Ronaldo has been very successful in his career but his desire to still play at the highest level and win trophies is something that young footballers should emulate.

Emmanuel Gyasi has faced Ronaldo twice in Spezia's home and away games against Juventus in the ongoing 2020/2021 Italian Serie A season.


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GFA technical director keen on finalizing strong 30-man squad for Black Stars
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GFA technical director keen on finalizing strong 30-man squad for Black Stars


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Following a similar trend from past years, the Ghana national team under the new technical director has seen a lot of changes in the players called up for different assignments.

Insisting that the phenomenon is not ideal but necessary, Bernhard Lippert has indicated that he wants to settle on 25-30 players that will be prepared for the upcoming AFCON and World Cup.


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Coach Adam Bromley to offer support to Rugby League Federation Ghana
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Coach Adam Bromley to offer support to Rugby League Federation Ghana


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Adam is a qualified and certified trainer with an MSc in Strength and Conditioning, REPs level 3 personal trainer, and Emergency First Aid at Work RFQ 2019.

He also has experience as a Sports Scientist for Pro Football Support, Strength and Conditioning Coach for A2B Conditioning, Head of Strength and Conditioning for Hunslet RFLC. RLFG is grateful for this kind gesture.

We also like to seek more supports for organisations to help in the development of the Rugby League in Ghana.


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Prince Tagoe entreats fans to embrace the return of experienced footballers
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Prince Tagoe entreats fans to embrace the return of experienced footballers


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Tagoe, a member of the 2010 FIFA World Cup squad that reached the quarter-finals of the soccer mundial believes experienced players are unwilling to return home to end their career because of bad attitude from the fans and has therefore asked them to desists from it in order to allow players who want to return home fulfil their dream.

In more than 15 minutes he spent on the field, Gyan was booed by Kotoko fans any time he touched the ball.

According to Tagoe, for Kotoko fans to boo Gyan for joining Legon Cities over the Porcupine Warriors is null and void, describing it childish and unnecessary act from the fans.


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UCL: Mahrez double helps Man City see off PSG to reach final – Citi Sports Online


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City won the first leg 2-1 and Riyad Mahrez's low shot stretched their lead at Etihad Stadium after Kevin de Bruyne's blocked effort.

Mahrez scored again in the second half, finishing off a rapid counter-attack by converting Phil Foden's low cross.

City will be playing in only the second major European final in their history, after they beat Polish side Gornik Zabrze to win the European Cup Winners' Cup in 1970.


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Ghana winger Emmanuel Gyasi keen on serie A survival with Spezia
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Ghana winger Emmanuel Gyasi keen on serie A survival with Spezia


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Gyasi and Spezia have impressed in their debut Serie A season, despite the lingering goal of survival hanging around them.

Spezia is just three points adrift of the relegation zone, with four games remaining.

Spezia has recorded some gigantic feats in their first campaign, beating AC Milan and Napoli, as well as picking points against Atalanta and champions, elect Inter Milan.


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Anger as UCL commentator blames Di Maria's red card against Man City on ‘Latino temperament' [VIDEO] – Citi Sports Online


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A statement by a co-commentator during the live broadcast of Manchester City's UCL semi-final second leg against PSG has fans on Twitter up in arms.

This has not appeased people who felt that his comment was unacceptable, particularly following the recent social media blackout meant to make a statement against online abuse and racism, which Jim Beglin also took part in.

Take a look at a video of the incident below: DiMaria's Red Card #MCIPSG #ChampionsLeague pic.


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'Catch Them Young' refereeing program commences in Central Region
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'Catch Them Young' refereeing program commences in Central Region


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The Central Region RFA has been tasked to identify, nurture and train youngsters up to the SHS level to officiate juvenile matches within the localities.

About 100 young boys and girls who have registered in the region have begun practical training.

The aim is to ensure that Ghanaian officials protect the integrity of the game by obeying fully all the provisions of the regulations on the Organization of Refereeing in Fifa Member Associations.


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Acquah, Joy lift Seniors Golf Championship


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It was Stephen Acquah and Joy Arkutu, who swung spiritedly to lift the ultimate in the men and ladies seniors 36-hole scratch events respectively.

Joe Tieku left the Central Region-based Club with the closest to the pin prize, while Acquah picked the longest drive prize.

Juliette Tuakli won the ladies longest drive prize, while Floria went home with the ladies closest to the pin prize.


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Jose Mourinho Lands 2 Big Jobs Few Weeks After Being Sacked at Tottenham ▷ YEN.COM.GH


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Jose Mourinho will join SunSport and talkSport as an expert for the Euro 2021.- The 58-year-old will serve as a columnist for The Sun and join the talkSport team on the radio for the competition.

Former Chelsea and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has landed two new big jobs barely two weeks after losing his Tottenham Hotspur head coach role.

Gh earlier reported that Jose Mourinho has been warned his ship has sailed in the Premier League as he will not be able to secure another job in the English top-flight after being sacked at Tottenham Hotspur.


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Kevin Danso scores own goal in Germany
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Kevin Danso scores own goal in Germany


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Despite scoring an own goal, the 23-year old helped his outfit to cruise past their opponent 3-2 on home turf.

The visitors opened the scoring with the Ghanaian's own goal in the 9th minute before Dawid Kownacki restored parity in the 35th minute.

Brandon Borrello and Shinta Appelkamp scored in the second half to seal the victory.


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The season is not over for Legon Cities
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The season is not over for Legon Cities


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The Accra-based club needs about 15 points to escape relegation in the ongoing season with 14 games to end the season.

Asamoah Gyan who came in as a substitute in their defeat to Asante Kotoko has assured the fans that they will keep fighting till the end of the season.

Legon Cities will next play away to Ebusua Dwarfs on matchday 23.


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Three clubs chase former Leicester player Joe Dodoo
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Three clubs chase former Leicester player Joe Dodoo


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This season, the 25-year-old has four goals and three assists in 19 League One appearances, including 11 starts.

He scored the only goal in his side's 3-1 loss to champions Hull City at the weekend, which reinforced their League One status.

Dodoo joined Wigan earlier this year after spending the first half of the season with Ankara Keciorengucu in the Turkish second division.


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GAA yet to receive $9,000 from GOC
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GAA yet to receive $9,000 from GOC


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GOC President Ben Nunoo Mensah in an exclusive interview on Ghana's number one Sports Stadium Happy 98.9FM disclosed as part of its support to the Federations the national athletics body had been given $9000 to cut some of their spendings.

We are yet to receive from the GOC in our participation at the World Relay Championship in Poland.

Happy Sports understands that the money was paid on Thursday 29th April 2021 but the monies is yet to hit the account of the FA..


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Dreams FC coach Vladislav Viric praises team effort in victory over Hearts


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Second-half goals from Ali Huzaif and Ibrahim Simba ensured the 'Still Believe' lads picked all three points on matchday 22.

It was the manner in which victory was secured that impressed coach Vladislav Viric.


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Emmanuel Gyasi reveals seeking Black Stars advice from Alfred Duncan and Kwadwo Asamoah
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Emmanuel Gyasi reveals seeking Black Stars advice from Alfred Duncan and Kwadwo Asamoah


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Gyasi met the Cagliari duo when they visited the Alberto Picco stadium in the Serie A, just five days before his first game for the Black Stars against South Africa in Johannesburg.

The 27-year-old starred as Spezia beat Cagliari 2-1, but it was the pep talks he had with Duncan and Asamoah that he took home.

Emmanuel Gyasi has been the most outstanding Ghanaian footballer in Serie A this season, scoring four goals and creating six assists in 34 matches.


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Hisense supports Boys Brigade Gala
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Hisense supports Boys Brigade Gala


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Hisense in recent years has supported the country's top-flight league with a reward scheme where players receive financial rewards for scoring against Asante Kotoko.

The competition scheduled for June and August would be played in both the U-16 and U-20 at the Districts level where players will be selected to the Regional level and later to the national level.

Each District is expected to present two teams to play at the regional level and later at the national level.


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2022 World Cup qualifiers: Cape Coast Stadium closed down for renovation works
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2022 World Cup qualifiers: Cape Coast Stadium closed down for renovation works


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The venue has been approved conditionally by CAF to host the Black Stars home games in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

In the statement from CAF, the stadium needs some upgrading in order to attain a full license to serve as the home venue for the World Cup qualifiers.

Ghana will begin its World Cup qualifiers against Ethiopia in June 2021.


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Jordan Ayew backs brother Andre to lead Swansea back into Premier League – Citi Sports Online


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Crystal Palace forward, Jordan Ayew, has backed former side Swansea City to return to the Premier League next season.

After failing at this very stage last season, Jordan is confident his brother can lead the Welsh side back to the promise land this time around.

Jordan Ayew finished top scorer for Swansea during their last season in the top flight.


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