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August 22, 2017 1:17 PM 2017 MTN FAC CUP: Wa All Stars take on Hearts as Kotoko battle Medeama in semi finals

Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak could meet each other in the finals of the 2017 FA CUP competition after they avoided each other in the semifinal draw held at the M-Plaza Hotel in Accra on Tuesday afternoon. Defending Ghana Premier League champions Wa All Stars will take on giants Accra Hearts of Oak with Asante Kotoko looking to settle scores with 2015 FA Cup champions 29

August 20, 2017 1:44 AM Abbey optimistic of qualification against Burkina Faso

Hearts of Oak captain Thomas Abbey is confident the Black Stars B will qualify ahead of Burkina Faso in the 2018 Chan qualifiers at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi on Sunday. Maxwell Konadu's men settled for a 2-2 away stalemate against the Stallions last weekend in the first leg and need to avoid a defeat or a draw above two goals each to make it. "We are not only hoping 32

August 11, 2017 11:58 AM Morocco to bid for 2026 World Cup

Morocco’s football federation announced on Friday it had told the sport’s world governing body FIFA it will bid to host the 2026 World Cup. It would be Morocco’s fifth candidacy having come up short already in 1994, 1998, 2006 and 2010. In April, the United States, Canada and Mexico had already announced a joint North American bid to host the tournament 51

August 11, 2017 9:11 AM EXCLUSIVE: Berekum Chelsea star Nicholas Opoku pens three-year deal with Tunisian giants Club Africain

Ghana defender Nicholas Opoku has signed a three-year deal with Tunisian club Club Africain, GHANSoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. The refined centre-back completed his medical early this week before putting pen to paper. Opoku has been one of the best players in the Ghana Premier League and that earned him a call-up to debut for the Black Stars 39

August 7, 2017 11:45 AM Tunisian referee Youssef Essrayi to handle Ghana-Congo clash

CAF has appointed Tunisian referee Youssef Essrayi to handle Ghana's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Congo in a Group E clash next month. The 40-year-old will be assisted on the lines by countrymen Jridi Faouzi and Marwene Saad with Nasrallah Jaouadi the fourth referee. Essrayi has officiated in two World Cup qualifying matches- hist first was Ivory 31

August 2, 2017 11:16 AM Parliament to resolve rift between GFA President and Vice

The alleged impasse between Ghana Football Association President, Kwesi Nyantakyi and vice George Afriyie could end anytime soon in Parliament. The Parliamentary Select Committee on Sports, headed by Alex Agyegum, is set to summon the two most powerful men to answer questions relating to the said bad blood. According to a ranking member of the Select 46

August 2, 2017 8:42 AM Sundowns To Send Goalkeeper Out On Loan?

Mamelodi Sundowns To Send Goalkeeper Out On Loan? Mamelodi Sundowns could look to send one of their goalkeepers on loan for the new season, following the signing of their new Ghanaian shot-stopper, Brimah Razak. The Brazilians confirmed their first signing ahead of the new season yesterday, August 01, by acquiring the services of the Ghanaian international 11

July 28, 2017 3:11 PM Kwasi Nyantakyi lauds Fox Sports for investing in WAFU

Accra, July 28, GNA - Kwasi Nyantakyi, First Vice President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has commended Fox Sports for investing in West African Football. The renowned American sports broadcasting company are the headline sponsors of the upcoming WAFU Cup of nations to be held in Ghana. Speaking at the launch of the WAFU cup of nations 19

July 28, 2017 10:06 AM Nyantakyi backs new AFCON reforms

President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi has backed the Confederation of African Football’s decision to expand the AFCON to 24 teams and changing the timing of the competition from January/February to June /July. CAF last week passed both proposals at a two day symposium which saw 55 top CAF officials gather in Rabat. The reviews received 17

July 26, 2017 8:48 AM Nyantakyi ineligible to contest for CAF Executive Committee elections

The President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi will not contest for the next CAF Executive Committee election following a new decision by the continent’s football governing body. The Confederation of African Football (CAF), of which Nyantakyi is the 1st Vice President, passed a law which forbids its ExCo members who are also FIFA Council 16