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Awuley Quaye returns to Egypt

Ghanaian midfielder Awuley Quaye Jnr has staged a return to the Egyptian top-flight after agreeing a three-year deal with Ittihad. The Alexandria-based side Ittihad will be counting on Awuley Quaye’s rich international experience, the midfielder having already played with Tunisia’s Club Sportive Sfaxien (2002-2004) and Zamalek. Ittihad are currently placed-eighth …

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Girls in US give football gears to Ghanaian girls

Hundreds of children, big grins on their faces, are decked out in jerseys and kicking soccer balls around the pitch in Ghana. In a way, they’re members of the North Mississauga Soccer Club. Prompted by the club’s girls’ under-10 rep soccer team, players began collecting soccer gear during the season …

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Ghana goes to sports business summit

Ghana will participate in this year’s Sports Business Summit in Munich, Germany. The two-day event takes place on February 2 to 3, 2009. The event would be attended by 1500 participants and there would be 180 speakers  from Germany and other parts of the world. The speakers at the event …

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Derek Boateng signs for Köln, but…

FC Köln have secured the signature of Ghanaian midfielder Derek Owusu Boateng, but will have to wait until the summer to get their man to the Rhein-Energie Stadion. The Rhineland club had hoped to bring the African international to Germany during the winter break in order to help their push …

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Stephen Appiah laughs off MLS link

Ghana captain Stephen Appiah has said that reports linking him to Major League Soccer made him “laugh very loud.” The Washington Post reported Wednesday that Appiah’s representatives have been exploring the prospect of him continuing his career in the U.S. in Major League Soccer. D.C. United and FC Dallas are …

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Annan’s agents dismiss move reports

Agents representing Ghana’s Anthony Annan insist the midfielder is not set to leave Rosenborg. Reports had claimed that the Black Stars player is been linked to a host of Premier League clubs with a possible move over the summer on the cards, but his reps say that he is settled …

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Sakyi turns down Newcastle Jets

Newcastle Jets have failed to clinch agreement with former Ghana international Moses Sakyi. The Jets had hoped to secure 27-year-old striker on loan from Portuguese club SC Olhanense but talks broke down over a transfer fee. The Jets are expected to now turn their search to the local market where …

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Ghanaian referees attend FIFA course

Referee instructors in the country have been called upon not only to be knowledgeable in the rules and regulations of the game but also develop their leadership, administrative and management skills. This would enable them to instill self-confidence as an instructor and role model for referees. Professor Dominic Fobih, Minister …

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Ghana plays Nigeria

Nigeria host Ghana in Calabar on Saturday to see who qualifies for the finals of the inaugural edition of the African Nations Championship (CHAN). Ghana having won the first leg 3-2. The competition is for locally-based players only, with the finals kicking off in Ivory Coast next February. Eleven new …

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Ghana elections: More falls emerge

The 2008 general election has so far panned out as a straight contest between the ruling New Patriotic Party and National Democratic Congress, true to pre-polls predictions. What is emerging, is a strong indication the opposition NDC could be making gains in parliamentary seats should current trends persist. At Adenta …

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