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Rio 2016 Update : Ghanaian Athletes Will Receive $5000 For Winning Gold

The Ghana Olympic Committee(GOC) has revealed that any athlete who wins gold at the Rio Olympics will receive $5000 whilst athletes who pick up silver and bronze will be awarded $3000 and $2000 respectively.   Ghana’s contingent comprises of 11 track and field athletes, two swimmers, …

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Sports Ministry denies witch-haunting Ghana Football Association

Nii Lantey Vanderpuye The Sports Ministry insists it has nothing against Ghana Football Association despite the strained relationship between the two bodies. Spokesperson of Otor Plahar has been quick to water down suggestions that the sector ministry is bent battering the image of the local football governing body. In a …

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Barcelona and Rubin Kazan Agree Deal for Midfielder

Russian club Rubin Kazan have signed Barcelona midfielder Alex Song on a free transfer. The 28-year-old former Cameroon player had been expected to join Rubin on loan but has signed a permanent deal after terminating his Barca deal. Song, who left Arsenal to sign a five-year …

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Ghana midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng to be unveiled by Spanish side Las Palmas today

Ghana international Kevin Prince Boateng Ghana midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng will be unveiled by Spanish La Liga side today after signing a one year deal with the club. GHANAsoccernet.com can confirm. Boateng signed a one year deal with the club after failing to secure a long term contract with AC …

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Video: New Schalke 04 defender Baba Rahman signing autographs for fans

Ghana defender Baba Rahman Ghana defender Baba Rahman signed a season long loan deal with the Royal Blues over the weekend and quickly flew to Austria with them for pre-season. The Ghanaian was captured signing autographs for fans of the German side minutes after his first training exercise with the …

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Black Stars custodian Adam Kwarasey in hunt for Uefa Champions League play-off berth

Kwarasey Ghana goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey will he hoping to claim a ticket with Norwegian side Rosenborg BK to the play-off stage of the 2016/17 Uefa Champions League competition. Kwarasey has travelled with the Eliteserien giants to Cyprus for the reverse fixture of the third-round qualifying clash. The former Portland Timbers …

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Former Inter Milan kid Samuel Appiah completes Cosenza switch, debuts in Coppa Italia win

Samuel Appiah in action for Cosenza Ghanaian teenager Samuel Appiah Darko has completed his switch to Italian third-tier side Cosenza from giants Inter Milan. The 19-year-old was released by Inter at the end of last season and was strongly linked with a move to Modena. But third-tier side Cosenza moved …

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Ghanaian defender Dennis Appiah ranked 3rd BEST tackler in Europe last season

Dennis Appiah best French-born Ghanaian defender Dennis Appiah has been ranked third best tackler in Europe’s top 5 leagues. The lateral defender won 105 tackles last season while with French Ligue 1 side Caen. And, that achievement is only short of behind new Chelsea signing N’Golo Kante (Leicester City), 126, …

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Ghana striker Kwesi Appiah declares himself ready for Black Stars return

Kwesi Appiah has returned from injury Crystal Palace striker Kwesi Appiah has declared himself fit and ready to return to the Ghana national team. Appiah, 25, tweeted a picture of himself training with the English Premier League side and declared himself fit and said he is feeling good. The striker …

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Determination was key in Liberty win- Okwahu United captain

Okwahu United (in white) against Liberty Professionals (in red) during the MTN FA Cup semi-final. Okwawu United captain Prince Siaw admits determination as a key factor for their MTN FA Cup successes on Sunday at the Baba Yara Stadium. The Mountaineers made it to the final of the MTN FA …

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