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Solving the Problem of Unrealised Potential in Ghana’s Youth Football

“Is it Africa!? Is it Africa!? It is… !!” Gary Bloom’s ecstatic commentary after Emmanuel Agyeman Badu converted the winning penalty in...
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Algeria edge Ivory Coast on penalties to make Africa Cup of Nations semis

Algeria blew a 1-0 lead and a penalty in regulation time before scraping past Ivory Coast in a shootout to make the semifinals at...
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Reg. Minister Proposes Community Service for Minor Offences

Mr Simon Osei Mensah, the Ashanti Regional Minister, has called for the inclusion of community service in the country’s penalty code for minor offences. He...

Man City and Leicester City Settled for 2-1 Win

Manchester City held on to beat Leicester City and move back into third place after referee Robert Madley disallowed Riyad Mahrez’s late penalty for...

James Milner Failure to Score Penalty Dents Liverpools Chances

James Milner missed a second-half penalty as Liverpool’s hopes of securing a Premier League top-four spot suffered a blip in a goalless draw against...

Man United and Bournemouth Draw 1-1

Manchester United missed the chance to break in the top four as they were held to a 1-1 draw by ten-man Bouremouth in a hectic clash...

Emile Short Calls for the Abolishment of Death Penalty

Mr Justice Emile Short The Former Commissioner on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) Justice Emile Short has suggested that death penalty should be abolished from...

Late Messi penalty gives Barca crucial win

 Messi fired in a late penalty to confirm a streaky and unimpressive win. Leo Messi saved FC Barcelona from the abyss, but even his...

AFCON 2017 : Mane Miss on Penalty Drives Cameroon Through to Semis

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane missed the decisive spot kick as Cameroon beat Senegal 5-4 on penalties to reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals. Mane, Africa’s...

Ghana 1-0 Uganda: Ayew Ensures Ghana’s Safety

Andre Ayew scored from the spot as Ghana produced a nervy and uninspired 1-0 win over Uganda in their opening 2017 Africa Cup of...

AFCON 2017: Ayew Finds Ghana An Opening Win Through Penalty

Andre Ayew struck from 12 yards to give Ghana a winning start to their AFCON campaign in Gabon. The West Ham forward made no mistake...

Veteran faces death penalty after shooting at US airport

A U.S. veteran of the Iraq war accused of shooting five people dead and wounding six others at a Florida airport has been charged...

Communal labour defaulters to provide a bag of cement

Gomoaba Nana Apata Kofi V, Chief of Gomoa Pomadze and Guantoahene of the Gomoa Ajumako Traditional Area, disclosed this to the Ghana News Agency...
Argentina's Lionel Messi removes his medal after presentations following the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match, Sunday, June 26, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. Chile defeated Argentina 4-2 in penalty kicks to win the championship.

Lionel Messi Says Goodbye To International Football

"It's tough, it's not the time for analysis," he said. "In the dressing room I thought that this is the end for me with...

Guinea beats Zambia to book 2016 CHAN semis

After a goalless 90 minutes and extra time against a hard fighting Zambia team at the Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu, Guinea eventually won the...

Saving in Penalty Situations Come With Luck – Felix Annan

Asante Kotoko agile goalie Felix Annan has stated that in football penalty saves sometimes comes with luck. The 22-year old shot stopper last...

West Brom Goalkeeper Hails Referee’s Decision in Waving Off Penalty

  West Brom goalkeeper insists Robert Madley was right in waving off a penalty shout on Jordan Ayew during the side's dull draw in the...

Non-Contract Cotton Traders to Face Stiff Punishments

Cotton production in Tanzania. (File photo) TACOGA Secretary General, Mr George Mpanduji, supported the decision taken by Nyang’wale District Commissioner, Mr Abraham Marwa, to...

Adam Kwarasey Magnificent Display Sends Portland Timbers into MLS Playoffs

Adam Kwarasey In-form Adam Kwarasey scored and saved a spot-kick as his side beat Portland Timbers beat Sporting Kansas City to advance in the...

Jeffrey Schlupp out with Leicester City Trick Hhalf

Jeffrey Schlupp Jeffrey Schlupp has revealed that the Foxes squad watched replays of the penalty incident at half-time and decided it was a good...

Noah Martey’s Penalty Brings Hope to Bechem United

Noah Martey scored for Bechem United Bechem United brightened their survival chances  after cruising to a narrow 1-0 victory over Wa All Stars at...

Jury Hands James Holmes Life Sentence Without Parole

James Holmes He will serve life in jail without the possibility of parole. The defence team had argued that the former neuroscience graduate student, now...

Referee Ametepey defends his questionable penalty decision against Kotoko

Referee Yaw AmetepeyGhanaian referee Yaw Ametepey has defended his controversial penalty decision against Kotoko during the side?s 2-1 win over Hearts.The centre referee...

AS Roma kills Real Madrid in a painful penalty shoot-out

AS Roma has edged out Spanish giants Real Madrid in penalties (7-6), after the two teams played out a 0-0 draw in their International...

Last minuts penalty pushed WAFA SC to third-placed

WAFA Kennedy Boateng converted a stoppage-time penalty to give WAFA SC a 2-1 win over Heart of Lions in Sogakope on Sunday. The Academy Boys...

Ahmed Toure missed a late penalty

Striker Ahmed Toure missed a late penalty as Asante Kotoko spurned a golden chance to secure a famous win over Medeama on Sunday. The Burkinabe...

GFA bans Referee JA Amenya from SIX MATCHES

Referee JA Amenya The GFA Executive Committee has approved the Match review panel?s recommendation to suspend Referee J.A. Amenya for six matches with effect...

Ashantigold assistant coach Mohammed Sheriff blasts late penalty award against Hearts

Ashantigold shared the spoils against Hearts in a delayed Ghana Premier League fixture Ashantigold assistant coach Yakubu Mohammed Sheriff lashed out at referee Desmond...

U20 World Cup: Sy the penalty hero as Senegal shock Ukraine

Sy Ibrahim Ibrahima Sy saved three penalties as Senegal won a dramatic shootout against Ukraine to reach the last eight at New Zealand 2015....

Death penalty must not stay in Ghana?s law books ? Justice Apau

Justice Yaw Apau, who is being vetted for the Supreme Court, believes death penalty is ?retributive? and must not stay in Ghana?s law books. Appearing...