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Last Updated: May 20, 2013, 2:58 pm
 

 




Kwesi Appiah named as Ghana coach
The Ghana Football Association has appointed James Kwesi Appiah as the substantive head coach of the Black Stars.

 
Real Madrid confirm Mourinho's exit
Real Madrid have announced that head coach Jose Mourinho will leave the club at the end of the season after three years in charge of the Spanish giants.

Roberto Mancini sacked as Manchester City manager
Roberto Mancini has been sacked as Manchester City manager after three-and-a-half years at the helm.

Moyes named new Man Utd boss
David Moyes has been handed a six-year contract by Manchester United and will succeed Sir Alex Ferguson on 1 July.

Why Kwadwo Asamoah should be Ghana's deep lying playmaker
For the last three years, determining the perfect role Kwadwo Asamoah can play for the Black Stars has become a huge issue for various head coaches of the national team. I strongly believe his favoured position is in front of the back four as a deep lying playmaker.

Neymar on his way to England
Brazil superstar Neymar could be coming to the Premier League after the World Cup next year.

AFCON 2013: Togo robbed at Hotel
The Hawks of Togo were allegedly robbed shortly after their arrival in South Africa to participate in the 2013 Africa Nations Cup.

Celtic 2 - Barcelona 1
Celtic took a massive step towards the last 16 of the Champions League with an astonishing victory over Barcelona.

First Lady congratulates Black Maidens
First Lady, Mrs. Lordina Dramani Mahama, has sent a congratulatory message to the Black Maidens and their technical handlers for their historic qualification to the semi-final stage of the ongoing Women’s Under-17 Football Tournament.

Zambia clarifies Renard future
Zambia's sports minister says that funds are finally in place to secure the services of Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach Herve Renard.

Arsenal 0 - 0 Chelsea
A much-changed Chelsea team held out to secure a 0-0 draw in a largely lackluster affair against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.

Blackburn 2 - 3 Liverpool
Ten-man Liverpool stopped Blackburn climbing out of the Premier League relegation zone thanks to Andy Carroll's injury-time header.

Hearts trounce Wa All Stars
Accra Hearts of Oak SC on Sunday recorded a 3-0 win over Wa All Stars at the Accra Sports Stadium in the their 23rd week Glo Premier League game.

Baffour takes goal tally to 18
New Edubiase FC's lead striker, Emmanuel Baffour leads the scorers chart of the 2011/2012 Glo Premier League with 18 goals with seven matches to go.

Baffour leads scorers chart with 17-goals
New Edubiase FC's head striker, Emmanuel Baffour Gyan leads the scorers chart of the 2011/2012 Glo Premier League with 17 goals with eight matches remaining to end the season.

Caf to name 2013 Nations Cup venues in April
The Confederation of African Football will announce the host cities and stadiums for next year’s African Cup of Nations on April 4.

Zambian government work out winning bonuses for qualifiers
The Football Association of Zambia and its Government are working on a good winning package for the Chipolopolo ahead their 2014 World Cup qualifier against Ghana in June.

Seven-star Princesses rout Namibia
Ghana rained in the goals against Namibia as the Black Princesses cruised to a 7-0 first leg win in the qualifying for the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup.

Asamoah Gyan quits Stars: Ghanaians don’t like me
Ghana’s striker Asamoah Gyan has put a temporary hold on his international career with the Black Stars over what he described as unwarranted criticisms and pressure on him.

Agyemang-Badu ruled out for six weeks
Udinese will be deprived the services of Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu for at least two months after the midfielder underwent surgery to correct a knee problem.

China football referee jailed over bribes
The man who was once China's top football referee,Lu Jun has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years in jail for taking bribes to fix matches.