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South Africa's game against Ghana will be played at Soccer City- SAFA boss
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South Africa's game against Ghana will be played at Soccer City- SAFA boss


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The Ghana Football Association has written to the Confederation of African Football seeking to get the game moved away from South Africa.
"The match between Bafana Bafana and Ghana is going to take place at Soccer City at 6 pm on March 25 and we have received all communication from Caf to this effect."
He added: "I ask anyone to say give me a letter from Caf to Safa stating that Ghana wants to move the match. Ghana may stand up and say that this is fake news because we have never received any complaint from Ghana in this regard."


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Emmanuel Lomotey nets debut Amiens goal in draw against Auxerre


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Lomotey lasted the entire duration and impressed in the middle for Amiens.
The game was his 19th match of the season, since joining from Spanish side Extremadura in the summer transfer window.
The draw leaves Amiens eleventh on the Ligue 2 table as they continue their fight for promotion.


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GNPC gifts Apenkwa GH¢1.3m artificial park
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GNPC gifts Apenkwa GH¢1.3m artificial park


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Investment by GNPC. Mr Eduah said the construction of the Apenkwa artificial turf formed part of over 30 facility uplifts his outfit was engaged in and expressed his excitement at completing it.
Mr Boamah, who led the presentation of the Apenkwa turf to the community, thanked the GNPC and promised to ensure that the facility is put to good use.
For his part, contractors for the facility, BLAG Ghana, through its Chief Operating Officer, Mr Eddie Dankwa, explained that the Apenkwa artificial turf represents the top-quality FIFA-certified synthetic grass which provides excellent playing characteristics and helps prevent injuries to footballers.


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It will be a dream come true to serve under Akonnor's technical team
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It will be a dream come true to serve under Akonnor's technical team


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According to him, getting the opportunity to work under Akonnor would help him to develop as a coach towards future endeavours with the senior national team which the former midfielder had never hidden.
Speaking to Graphic Sports, he said, "It will be a dream come true to play a part in the national team with the Black Stars and I will accept a role when offered the chance by the coach," Kingston told the Graphic Sports.
In recent years, he has been busy developing young talents at the Akosombo-based Right to Dream Academy, and had a stint with the Under-19 side of a Danish club, Nordsjaelland, and worked with his compatriot, Mas-Ud Dramani, who is in charge of the team's U-19 team.


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Fireworks in Sekondi as Hasaacas Ladies welcome Berry Ladies
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Fireworks in Sekondi as Hasaacas Ladies welcome Berry Ladies


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The two teams would go into the game with an unbeaten record to keep, while Hasaacas Ladies are yet to lose a game at home this season, the league leaders, Berry Ladies also boast of an unbeaten record this season and have kept clean sheets in their previous away games.
Having played six matches so far in the NWPL, the homers are on 14 points having won four and drawn two whilst Berry Ladies have won five and drawn one match and sits at the summit of the eight club league table with 16 points.
Coach Yussif Basigi, who showed tactical prowess over Police Ladies to beat them 2-1 in Accra with goals from Milot Abena Pokua has vowed to be the first club to hand Berry ladies their first defeat.


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Upper East Region records high yields in major crops
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Upper East Region records high yields in major crops


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Upper East Region recorded higher yields in its major crops.
Mr Zangina said Sorghum production dropped from 78,365 metric tonnes in 2019 to 72,716 metric tonnes in the 2020 cropping season and attributed it to the overwhelming floods experienced in the Region last year.


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Ghana Black Sharks to face Uganda Sand Cranes in AFCON Beach Soccer showdown


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The Black Sharks of Ghana will travel to Kampala on the 26th of March to face the most improved Beach Soccer nation on the continent Uganda.
Originally billed to host the 2020 Beach Soccer Afcon, the Ugandans embarked upon an ambitious and comprehensive national football development programme which includes Beach Soccer.
The Ghana Football Association has said it will make all necessary resources and logistics available to the Beach Soccer Committee to ensure adequate preparations for the team ahead of the qualifiers.


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Glovo wants to partner government on waste management
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Glovo wants to partner government on waste management


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Madam Pearlyn Budu, General Manager for Glovo Ghana, said, "I know there are intentions to make Accra the cleanest City in Africa, so that is something we recognize and that the food industry is one of the biggest contributors towards plastic waste."
Madam Budu, speaking at the launch of its operation in Ghana, said the Company had a lot of social impact type projects which focused on waste management and "We also seek to partner with the government on plastic disposal."


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Sir Kwame Bota: Rapper Okyeame Kwame's son Stuns Ghanaians with Rapping Skills ▷ Ghana news
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Sir Kwame Bota: Rapper Okyeame Kwame's son Stuns Ghanaians with Rapping Skills ▷ Ghana news


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Okyeame Kwame's son, Sir Kwame Bota, has stunned Ghanaians with his rapping skills in new video.
Arguably one of Ghana's revered rappers, Okyeame Kwame, has certainly passed on the rap genes to his son, Sir Kwame Bota.The 11-year-old boy has swept Ghanaians off their feet with a video of him rapping like a skilled rapper.
A collage of Okyeame Kwame and his son, Sir Kwame Bota.


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AZ Alkmaar star Myron Boadu's incredible numbers against top three sides in Holland


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Boadu has scored ten times in eleven games against the traditional big three in Holland.
The player who recently celebrated his birthday has been the go-to-man for AZ in matches against Ajax, PSV and Feyenoord.
AZ Alkmaar lies 3rd on the table, just eight points adrift if leaders Ajax Amsterdam with ten matches remaining.


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Dauda Mohammed scores first ever goal for Anderlecht
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Dauda Mohammed scores first ever goal for Anderlecht


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The striker scored his side's third goal after compatriot Francis Amuzu had opened the scores with rapturous delight from the technical bench as if he told them I would score today.
Liege reduced the deficit through Selim Amallah before Dauda Mohammed sealed the victory with the last goal which happened to be the last shot on target.
The former Kotoko and Ghana U-20 star joined Anderlect from Asante Kotoko in the 2016/2017 season and has gone on loan spells at Esbjerg and Vitesse Arnhem.


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Joseph Aidoo to return to Celta Vigo starting XI after two and a half months on the bench
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Joseph Aidoo to return to Celta Vigo starting XI after two and a half months on the bench


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The strong guardsman lost his position following the arrival of manager Eduardo Coudet, making only to starts under the Argentine.
Aidoo lost his place to Nestor Araujo who is out for two weeks after picking up an injury.
Eduardo Coudet has relied on the partnership of Nestor Araujo and Murillo since taking over.


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AC Milan 'gifted' Stephen Appiah a gold watch after proposed move collapsed
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AC Milan 'gifted' Stephen Appiah a gold watch after proposed move collapsed


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At the time, Milan was also keen because Zvonimir Boban was torn between retiring and playing one last season with the Rossoneri.
Alberto Zaccheroni's side was numerically complete in midfield with Boban back, meaning signing Appiah would have generated a glut in the department and Braida had to call the player to inform him that Milan would not be going through with the deal.
Milan appreciated the player's understanding and invited the player to Milan, giving him a gold watch engraved with the following inscription: "For you, the doors will always be open."


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Happy FM's DJ Advicer is dead
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Happy FM's DJ Advicer is dead


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Isaac De-Graft Danquah popularly known as DJ Advicer died on Wednesday.
"Well known for his dedicated Wednesday slot for fast-rising artistes and the Happy Chatroom with established acts on Thursday, DJ Advicer will forever remain in the hearts of all in the world of showbiz."
Until his demise, DJ Advicer made it his sole purpose to put the spotlight on the relatively unknown and upcoming musicians in the country.


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U20 AFCON: Percious Boah inspired by Jordan Ayew and Ghana stars to beat Uganda to glory
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U20 AFCON: Percious Boah inspired by Jordan Ayew and Ghana stars to beat Uganda to glory


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He has explained what the award means to him, as well as expressing the influence Black Stars and Crystal Palace forward Jordan Ayew has had on his life.
"I have never met [Ayew] personally but one day I hope to meet him and shake his hand when the time is right. I watch him play for the Black Stars and his club too and he really inspires me a lot in the way he plays and what he has achieved in his career. I would like to follow in his footsteps and also play for a big team in the world."
The two nations will be playing on Saturday at Nouakchott from 23.00 hours EAT..


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Okaikwei Central MP commissions astro
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Okaikwei Central MP commissions astro


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The Minister-Designate for Youth and Sports, Mr Mustapha Ussif, called for private participation in transforming community parks to artificial turfs to offer the youth an opportunity to build their talents.
Mr Ussif called on the youth within the community to make good use of the artificial turf to help produce more talents in football.
"Not every artificial turf is certified by FIFA, which can lead to injuries of footballers who play on it. Our focus is to help prevent that, as well as provide night football under floodlights," he added.


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Bernard Mensah inspires Besiktas to victory over Yeni Malatyaspor
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Bernard Mensah inspires Besiktas to victory over Yeni Malatyaspor


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The midfielder replaced Uysal Necip at the start of the second half and he immediately changed the game with the visitors taking control of the match.
After a goalless first half, Mensah sparked life into a lackluster Besiktas who played better in the second half.
Mensah's compatriots Afriyie Acquah and Benjamin Tetteh were also involved in the game for Yeni Malatyaspor.


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