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October 11, 2018 1:02 PM Essien, Eto’o, Drogba, Salah best African players of all-time

The Inter Milan full-back says countryman Michael Essien, Samuel Eto’o formerly of Barcelona and Cameroon, Ivorian legend Didier Drogba and Egypt star Mohamed Salah are his favorite African footballers. Kwadwo Asamoah has touted the four players who contributed a lot for their Clubs and countries. Essien, undoubtedly remains one of Ghana’s most celebrated 71

October 11, 2018 12:34 PM Mubarak Wakaso eager to move on from car accident

Ghana and Deportivo Alaves, midfielder Mubarak Wakaso, has spoken for the first time following a car crash he suffered hours before he joined the Black Stars camp for the cancelled Afcon qualifier against Sierra Leone. The midfielder was on his way to Bilbao to catch a flight when the incident occurred but he managed to emerge unscathed. It is true that something 21

October 11, 2018 8:40 AM Leicester City manager Claud Puel details Amartey's best position

Leicester City manager Claud Puel has opened up on Daniel Amartey's best role as the Ghanaian struggles to lock down regular place in the team. The 23-year-old arrived at the King Power Stadium as one of the most highly-rated midfielders in the Danish league. The former Inter Allies defender then became a centre-back for his country Ghana. But City boss Claude 19

October 11, 2018 8:25 AM Mubarak Wakaso scared Modric out of Madrid-Alaves game

Former Atletico Madrid manager Jorge D'Alessandro says Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso scared FIFA player of the year Luka Modric out of the game between Deportivo Alaves and Real Madrid. The Argentine praised the Ghanaian for stifling Modric as Alaves defeated the European Champions on Sunday in the La Liga. "A shy and brilliant team with an inspired 17

October 11, 2018 7:34 AM Kwasi Appiah hints at handing K.P Boateng Ghana call up in future

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah says he is ready to hand Sassuolo midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng another call up after a four-year absence from international duties. The 31-year-old and Sulley Muntari were sacked from the Black Stars camp during the 2014 Fifa World Cup after the duo were accused of masterminding agitations for players’ appearance fees to be paid before 17

October 11, 2018 6:28 AM 2019 AFCON qualification won't be easy

Empoli midfielder, Afriyie Acquah has gone has admitted that Ghana’s qualification to the next Africa Cup of Nation wouldn’t come by mouth. The hard-tackling midfielder says playing Sierra Leone wouldn’t come so easily and that the Black Stars will only have to put in much effort to cushion victory their victory over the Leone Stars on Thursday at the Baba Yara Stadium 19

March 24, 2018 2:49 PM Coutinho scores as Brazil thrash World Cup hosts Russia in friendly

Brazil scored three goals in 13 minutes to ease past World Cup hosts Russia in a friendly in Moscow. After a goalless first half, Miranda opened the scoring at the Luzhniki Stadium, which will host seven matches at this summer’s tournament including the final. Philippe Coutinho scored a penalty for Brazil’s second before Paulinho headed in a third from close 58

March 18, 2018 3:59 PM PSG win at Nice to make it nine in row in Ligue 1

Paris St-Germain moved closer to the Ligue 1 title as Dani Alves’ late winner gave them victory at Nice. Mario Balotelli hit the post for Nice, who took a 17th-minute lead when Allan Saint-Maximin finished off after good work from Alassane Plea. But PSG equalised four minutes later with a goal from ex-Manchester United midfielder Angel di Maria 33

February 8, 2018 9:35 PM Sulley Muntari set for Deportivo trial

Ghana midfielder Sulley Muntari, is on trial with Spanish club Deportivo La Coruna. According to Spanish media outlet Marca, the 33-year old midfielder will train with the La Liga side over the next couple of weeks, and will sign on a free transfer if he impresses. Deportivo Head Coach is Muntari’s former team mate at AC Milan, Clarence Seedorf, and he is desperately 23

January 31, 2018 2:15 PM Mesut Ozil signs new contract until 2021

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has signed a new three-and-a-half-year deal to stay at the club until 2021. Ozil, 29, becomes the highest-paid player in the club’s history – earning about £350,000 a week before tax. The deal, signed on Wednesday, follows months of speculation about the future of the Germany international, whose previous contract was due to expire 29