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Manchester United open to negotiating sale of Antony

Antony's tenure at Manchester United has fallen short of expectations, prompting Sir Jim Ratcliffe to consider selling the underperforming Brazilian winger as part of a significant overhaul.Despite joining the club from Ajax for...

African Games budget: Detractor! “Erroneous and disingenuous ploy”: LOC replies Okudzeto Ablakwa

Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the 13th African Games has strongly refuted allegations made by Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, regarding the government's purported expenditure of US$48 million for 'operational...

Barcelona revokes Dani Alves’ legendary player status following rape conviction

Dani Alves has been stripped of his legendary player status at Barcelona following his conviction for sexual assault.On February 22, 2022, Alves was sentenced to four years and six months in prison for...

Greenwood wants no ban for Jude Bellingham over alleged slur -Reports

Mason Greenwood was reportedly "upset" by an alleged slur directed at him by Jude Bellingham but does not wish for the Real Madrid star to face a ban, according to the Sun.The incident...

Kevin De Bruyne to Saudi? Pep speaks on midfielder’s future

Pep Guardiola has addressed speculation surrounding Kevin De Bruyne's potential departure from Manchester City, amidst reported interest from the MLS and Saudi Pro League.De Bruyne, whose contract with the Cityzens runs until 2025, has...

Avram Grant meets with Zambia’s Copper Queens ahead of Black Queens clash

Former Ghana coach Avram Grant visited the Copper Queens of Zambia ahead of their Olympic Games qualifier against the Black Queens.Grant, currently serving as the head coach of Zambia's male national team, is...

Kudus assists in West Ham’s 4-2 victory over Brentford

Ghanaian football star Mohammed Kudus played a pivotal role for West Ham United on Monday night, aiding his team in a thrilling 4-2 victory over Brentford in the English Premier League.Starting for his side...

German media taunts Jadon Sancho after poor display in Borussia Dortmund’s defeat

German media has labelled Jadon Sancho, currently on loan from Manchester United to Borussia Dortmund, as 'the worst' following a lacklustre performance in Dortmund's loss to Hoffenheim.Despite initially showing promise with a couple...

Everton points deduction reduced to 6 points after appeal

Everton has climbed above Nottingham Forest and Brentford in the Premier League standings, reclaiming the 15th position after the Premier League's appeals board reduced their 10-point deduction to six, thus restoring four points.The deduction...

Liverpool condemns referee’s handling of Gravenberch’s injury

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp criticised referee Chris Kavanagh's officiating during the Carabao Cup final, stating that Kavanagh lacked the necessary competence for such an important match.Klopp's frustration stemmed from Kavanagh's failure to take...

Ter Stegen is on Saudi Arabia’s wanted list – Report

Al Ittihad is reportedly interested in securing a deal for Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen, according to Matteo Moretto.While there has been no direct contact between the Saudi Pro League club and Barcelona, discussions...

Palmeiras seek to extend Endrick’s move to Real Madrid – Sources

Palmeiras is making a final effort to persuade Real Madrid to extend Endrick's stay until the end of 2024, sources informed ESPN's Francisco De Laurentiis and Rodrigo Faez.However, both the player and the Spanish...

Four summer signings on Man United’s radar

Manchester United's upcoming overhaul under new minority owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe may involve the acquisition of four new players, according to reports from The Daily Telegraph.Sources disclosed to ESPN last week that United's summer...

Modric gives Real Madrid late winner over Sevilla in an exquisite goal

Luka Modric showcased his enduring brilliance with a magnificent late goal against Sevilla, propelling Real Madrid to a commanding eight-point lead at the summit of La Liga.Despite the absence of England midfielder Jude Bellingham...

Armwrestling president, Osei Asibey rejects offer to join Bawumia’s Manifesto Committee

The President of the Africa Armwrestling Federation, Charles Osei Asibey, has declined an invitation to join the Manifesto Committee of the New Patriotic Party's (NPP) flagbearer, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.Previously appointed to serve on the...

“We have to get used to not playing with Kylian” – PSG coach on early substitution of Mbappe

Paris St-Germain manager Luis Enrique emphasised the need for his team to adapt to playing without Kylian Mbappe following the striker's substitution during the draw against Rennes.Mbappe, who has confirmed his move to...

Video: Ghanaians give Black Queens coach Nora Hauptle guard of honour following loss to Zambia

After suffering a 1-0 defeat to Zambia on Friday, February 23, 2024, Black Queens head coach Nora Hauptle was honoured by some Ghanaians at the Accra Sports Stadium.In a video captured, spectators gathered...

See Osman Bukari’s first goal for Red Star Belgrade after return from 2023 AFCON

Black Stars forward Osman Bukari once again displayed his exceptional skills for Red Star Belgrade in the Serbian Super Liga match against Cukaricki on Saturday.Securing his sixth league goal of the season, Bukari has...

Medeama knocked out of CAF Champions League after Yanga’s win over Belouizdad

Medeama's aspirations for a spot in the CAF Champions League quarterfinals were dashed after the Young Africans secured a crucial victory against CD Belouizdad in Tanzania on Saturday.Hoping for a favourable outcome from the...

Bordeaux player reportedly put into induced coma after serious head injury during a match

Former Major League Soccer star Alberth Elis has reportedly been placed in an induced coma following a severe head injury sustained during a match for Bordeaux.Reports from France indicate that Elis collided head-on with...

Man Utd make move for Ross Barkley transfer

Manchester United's potential surprise move to acquire Ross Barkley from Luton this summer has caught attention, with Sir Jim Ratcliffe reportedly leading the pursuit.The Sun has linked Barkley to United, citing Ratcliffe's previous...

We had to do something – Harry Kane speaks on Bayern-Tuchel exit agreement

Following Bayern Munich's confirmation that manager Thomas Tuchel will depart this summer, Harry Kane emphasises the need for action among him and his teammates.The club faces the possibility of a trophy-less season, currently...

Jordan Ayew at it again! See pinpoint cross that set Crystal Palace up for the 3-0 win over Burnley

Jordan Ayew delivered a precise cross into the opponent's box, which found Chris Richards' head and ended up in the net for Crystal Palace's first goal in the 68th minute of their Premier League...

Ghana Premier League 2nd round set to kick off with exciting matchups and strategic shifts

As the Ghana Premier League gears up for its second round, football enthusiasts across the nation are eagerly anticipating a thrilling weekend of domestic football action. With teams vying for championship glory or battling...

We have not lost yet – Black Queens coach Nora Hauptle insists after defeat to Zambia

The first leg of the 2024 Olympic Games qualifications saw the national women's squad, the Black Queens, under head coach Nora Hauptle lose 1-0 against the Copper Queens of Zambia.Despite the setback, Coach Hauptle...

Joseph Paintsil begins first training section with his new club LA Galaxy

Ghanaian winger, Joseph Paintsil, embarked on his integration with Los Angeles Galaxy amidst rainy weather during his inaugural training session with the Major League Soccer (MLS) team.Having recently secured a four-year deal from Belgian...

Black Queens lose 1-0 to Zambia in 2024 Olympic qualifiers

Ghana's senior women's national team, the Black Queens, suffered a setback in their bid to qualify for the 2024 Olympic Games in a difficult encounter at the Accra Sports Stadium.The Zambian Copper Queens defeated...

Two adolescent basketball players killed in mass knife attack in Germany

Four young people are accused of killing two teens from Ukraine in a stabbing attack in Germany. Seventeen-year-old basketball player Volodymyr Yermakov was stabbed and killed at a bus stop in Oberhausen, Germany on...

Manchester United’s assistant coach Eric Ramsay named new Minnesota coach – Reports

Eric Ramsay, assistant coach at Manchester United, has signed a contract to take over as coach of MLS side Minnesota United, a source confirmed to ESPN.Minnesota United had been without a permanent manager since...

FIFA commemorates Ghana’s Alberta Sackey’s 2003 iconic Women’s World Cup goal

FIFA recently commemorated an unforgettable moment in women's football history: the iconic goal scored by former Ghanaian footballer Alberta Sackey during the 2023 Women’s World Cup.Alberta Sackey is best known for her remarkable contributions...

Man Utd icon calls for age limit in managerial jobs after Crystal Palace’s Roy Hodgson exit

Former Man Utd forward and member of the 1999 treble-winning team, Dwight Yorke, has advocated for the implementation of a managerial age cap to create more opportunities for younger coaches.Yorke's remarks came in...

Partey fit for play soon? Arteta provide updates

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has provided updates on the long-term injuries to Thomas Partey and Jurrien Timber.Arteta acknowledged that Timber may potentially recover from his ACL injury before the conclusion of the season.The...

Poch picks Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool as favourites for Carabao Cup

Chelsea manager Mauricio Pochettino has offered a response to Jurgen Klopp's assertion that Liverpool is not the favourite for the Carabao Cup final.However, the Premier League standings paint a contrasting picture, with Liverpool...

Life in Saudi Arabia “is so hard” – Riyad Mahrez’s wife Taylor Ward opens up

Taylor Ward, the wife of Riyad Mahrez, has candidly discussed the challenges of adjusting to life in Saudi Arabia following the winger's transfer during the summer.Ward shared her emotional journey on "Married To...

Youthful squad not a justification for Chelsea’s lacklustre performances -Malo Gusto

Malo Gusto has emphasised that youth should not serve as an excuse for Chelsea's underperformance this season.He has set his sights on defeating Liverpool in Sunday's Carabao Cup final to rejuvenate the team...

Arteta charges squad to be “tricky and streetwise” after Porto loss

Mikel Arteta emphasized the importance of his team mastering the art of being "tricky" and "streetwise" in specific situations following Arsenal's loss to Porto in the Champions League first leg on Wednesday.Statistics revealed...

Chelsea after Bayer Leverkusen’s Boniface

Chelsea have identified Bayer Leverkusen striker Victor Boniface as a target for the summer, according to Bild.Boniface, 23, has scored 10 goals and provided seven assists in 16 Bundesliga appearances this season and the...

Valencia, Levante seek a postponement of match following tragic fire in the city

Valencia and Levante have formally requested that La Liga postpone their respective matches this weekend in light of a tragic fire that occurred in the Spanish city on Thursday.The devastating blaze, which engulfed...

“I will play for Germany again” – Toni Kroos return Germany ahead of Euro 2024

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has announced via social media that he will make a return to the Germany national team in preparation for this summer's European Championship.The 34-year-old, who retired from international...

Ratcliffe gearing up for a major revamp at Man Utd in the upcoming summer

Sources close to Manchester United have revealed that the club is gearing up for a significant squad overhaul this summer, aiming to accelerate progress on the pitch under the new minority owner, Sir Jim...

Don’t box Asamoah Gyan; George Weah wasn’t better than him – Miracles to Gyan-NPP links

Communications Director for the New Patriotic Party's 2024 election campaign, Dennis Miracles Aboagye, has come to the defence of the appointment of legendary Ghanaian footballer Asamoah Gyan as the chairman of the sub-committee tasked...

We’ve done everything, what do they want? – ‘Angry’ Togbe Afede to protesting Hearts of Oak fans

Executive Board Chairman of Hearts of Oak, Togbe Afede, has expressed his frustration with a faction of the club's supporters who staged a demonstration against the board this week.Togbe Afede voiced his astonishment...

Sports Ministry pays 7.5k dollars bonuses of Black Queens

Ministry of Youth and Sports has resolved the issue of outstanding bonuses owed to the senior women’s football team, the Black Queens.According to various reports, each player involved in the qualifiers has received...

Tiger Wood’s 15-year-old son, Charlie aims to qualify for his inaugural PGA Tour competition

15-year-old prodigy is set to participate in a PGA Tour pre-qualifier on Thursday, aiming to secure a spot in the Cognizant Classic in Florida from February 29 to March 3, as announced by the...

Black Queens receive per diems from Sports Ministry ahead of Zambia encounter

The Ministry of Youth and Sports has resolved the issue of outstanding per diems owed to the Black Queens ahead of their 2024 Olympic Games qualifier against Zambia.The Ghana women's senior national team...

Celtic’s Hart to hang his gloves by the end of the season

Celtic goalkeeper Joe Hart has announced his retirement at the end of the current season.The former England and Manchester City player, who will be 37 when his three-year contract concludes in the summer,...

“I’m recovering well” – Baba Rahman breaks silence after collapse-scare

Ghanaian defender Abdul Baba Rahman has provided an update on his condition, stating that he is "recovering well" following an incident during a Greek Cup semi-final match on Wednesday evening.Rahman, who plays as a...

A hint of interest? Sevilla’s Juanlu Sanchez speaks ‘so high’ of Real Madrid

Sevilla's 20-year-old full-back Juanlu Sanchez has hinted at the possibility of joining Real Madrid, acknowledging the club as the biggest in Spain and one of the largest globally.Throughout the January transfer window, Juanlu was...

Real Madrid-Mbappe left with image rights agreement to finalise deal

Kylian Mbappe's move to Real Madrid appears to be on the brink of completion, with only the image rights agreement left to finalise.In an intriguing development, Spanish publication AS has indicated that the deal...

Liverpool, PSG race for Chelsea’s Colwill

Both Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool are interested in acquiring Chelsea defender Levi Colwill , according to a report from the Evening Standard.However, Chelsea has firmly stated that they have no intention of allowing the...

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