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Hearts wins to share top spot with Kotoko

Hearts of Oak moved level on points with Asante Kotoko at the top of the Glo Premier League on Sunday after beating 10-man Wassaman 1-0. The win at the Sekondi Stadium preserved the Phobians' unbeaten start with a third minute goal from the spot by Douglas Nkrumah proving crucial as they kept the pressure on their rivals ahead of their meeting on November 20

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Ghana FA appoints coaches for national teams

The Ghana Football Association confirmed today appointment of coaches for seven national teams. Following interviews by an FA panel last week for 25 shortlisted applicants, fourteen (14) persons have been handed the positions of head coach and assistant coach for the following the national teams

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Ghana FA to host FIFA seminar for African officials

The Ghana Football Association will play host to a regional seminar for General Secretaries and Technical Directors next week to help improve the game. Beginning Monday, the four-day round-table discussion committed to sharing ideas geared at improving the administrative and technical structure of the sport in Africa would also seek to keep participants from 17-member Associations abreast with FIFA's development programmes and grand plan for football

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IOC directs GOC to review electoral process

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Association of the National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA), have directed the Benson Tongo Baba-led Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) to subject the supposed controversial election guidelines for a review by the General Assembly ahead of Congress on October 29

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Kevin-Prince Boateng pledges Ghana future

Kevin-Prince Boateng has pledged his future with Ghana and intimated his desire to help the Black Stars win the African Nations Cup. This followed a positive outcome of the meeting by the President of the GFA Kwesi Nyantakyi and assistant coach, Kwesi Appiah with the player on Wednesday in Milan

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Ghana seeded for 2012 CAN

Ghana has been seeded at the draw for the 2012 African Nations Cup, the Confederation of African Football has announced. Following impressive displays during the last three tournaments, the Black Stars would be joined in Pot I by Ivory Coast and co-hosts Gabon and Equatorial Guinea for the group draw on October 29 in Malabo

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Clipped Eagles seek Ghana sacrifice

Super Eagles skipper Peter Osaze Odemwingie is praying a good outing against Ghana’s Black Stars on Tuesday, albeit a friendly, to procure some breathing space for the failing big boys. The Super Eagles disappointed Nigeria and have come under a heavy national scorn since failing to qualify for the 2012 Cup of Nations tournament on Saturday courtesy a 2-2 draw against the Syli Nationale of

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Ghana should have mercy on us: Nigeria coach

Nigeria national football team coach Samson Siasia has launched a verbal attack on the Ghanaian football body and its fans. Siasia who will be facing the Black stars of Ghana on Tuesday is angry that Ghanaians are calling on the Black stars to beat Nigeria after the Super Eagle's disappointing 2-2 draw with Guinea that knocked them out of next year's African cup of Nations

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Ghana vs Nigeria: media info

Ghana will train at the UCL Training Ground in Hertfordshire today at 5pm ahead of Tuesday's friendly with Nigeria. Before the Black Stars train, both sides will host a joint pre-game press conference at 4pm at the training venue. Goran Stevanovic side's will clash with Nigeria on Tuesday 11 October at the Vicarage Road, Watford

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Ghana Beat Sudan To Book Spot At 2012 African Cup

Ghana have qualified for the 2012 African Nations Cup in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea following their 2-0 win over Sudan, Saturday afternoon. The Black Stars went into the game knowing that a point would be good enough to secure their place in the finals as Goran Stevanovic's side seemed they were all set to win the game by half-time, as goals from Asamoah Gyan and captain John Mensah put them firmly in the driving seat in Group I

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Ghana manager Stevanovic targets winning finish

Ghana end their 2012 African Nations Cup qualifying campaign on Saturday with the Black Stars needing just a point to seal their spot at next year's finals. "It will be a very tough game for us as well as Sudan. Both teams are in a dicey situation and I am sure we will play to win," said Ghana coach Goran Stevanovic

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Give Black Starlets to Abedi Pele: Abbey Pobie

Veteran Sports Administrator Mr. Abbey Pobie has endorsed Abedi Ayew Pele for the national U-17 side, the Black Starlets. According to him the recent downturn of the national U-17 side can be remedied under the technical tutelage of Abedi Pele. In an interview on Asempa FM’s Sports Morning Show on Monday, Mr. Pobie stated that the FA should

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