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Disqualification looms as vetting committee prepares to release report

Accra, Oct. 4, GNA- Three top aspirants of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Presidential race likely to be disqualified following their vetting for the top job.      A credible source told the GNA Sports that, three of the aspirants who all previously worked in the erstwhile administration could be disqualified.       The source […]

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GFA Presidential race: Who is the next leader football needs?

Accra, Oct. 2, GNA – A new dawn beckons Ghana Football Association (GFA) with the association looking to clear the debris of embarrassment owing to the ‘Number 12’ expose by investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas on June 6, 2018.          The ‘Number 12,’ an investigative documentary on corruption in Ghana football is […]

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WISA honours distinguished women in sports

Accra, Sept. 30, GNA – Nana Adu Mankatta II, a board member of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has commended Women In Sports Association (WISA) for honouring outstanding female sports personalities and teams for their performances in the past season.             Also known in private life as Mr. George Owusu Ansah, […]

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GFA Congress adopts new statutes

Accra, Sept 5, GNA – The highest decision-making body of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Congress, has adopted the Normalisation Committee’s new statutes for the local football controlling body.      At an Extra-Ordinary Congress held on Thursday in Accra, the Congress members made up representatives of Premier League clubs, Division One League Clubs, Regional […]

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“Kenya cannot stand our way” – Black Queens Coach

Accra, Sept. 05 GNA – Madam Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo Head Coach of the female national football team, the Black Queens has said Kenya, will not be a stumbling block to their quest of qualifying to the next round of matches for the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games qualifiers.            Madam Tagoe made […]

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Big day for football as GFA Extra-Ordinary Congress begins

Accra, Sept 5, GNA – The Normalisation Committee (NC) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has finally organise the Extra-Ordinary Congress for the Association members since the “Anas’ Number 12” expose.        The Extra Ordinary Congress is ongoing at the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Accra on Thursday, September 5.     […]

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Qatar 2022 official emblem revealed

Accra, Sept. 4, GNA – The Official Emblem of the 22nd edition of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup has been unveiled as host country Qatar reached another major milestone on the road to the world’s greatest football showpiece.              The official unveiling took place in Qatar’s […]

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Kotoko’s quest to rediscover lost glory in Africa

Kumasi, Aug. 26, GNA – It has been 36 years the last time Asante Kotoko S/C were crowned African champions.     The legendary Samuel Opoku Nti (Lord Zico) who scored Kotoko’s winning goal in the grand finale against Egypt’s Al-Ahly in Kumasi in 1983, recalled the euphoric scenes after the match in a recent interview.  […]

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Junior Agogo: Former Ghana striker dies aged 40

Accra, Aug. 22, GNA – Former Black Stars striker, Manuel Junior Agogo, has passed away at the age of 40, after battling stroke for over five years.              The former Nottingham Forest attacker was pronounced dead in London, in the early hours of Thursday, August 22.         […]

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Three stadia to receive major facelift

Accra, Aug.19 GNA – The Cape Coast, Kumasi and Essipong Sports Stadia are to receive major facelift with a well-structured maintenance module to conform to international standards.         This was made known in Cape Coast, when Mr, Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports led a Chinese delegation to assess the nature […]