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GFA Set To Bring Back Football Amid COVID 19 Pandemic

GFA Set To Bring Back Football Amid COVID 19 Pandemic

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) Competitions Department has proposed modalities for the return of football in the 2020/21 season under strict protocols amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. As part of measures for the start of the…

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Former GFA Presidential Aspirant Amanda Clinton Enumerates 10 Reasons Why CAS Delayed The Palmer/GFA Presidential Re-election Decision

Former GFA Presidential Aspirant Amanda Clinton Enumerates 10 Reasons Why CAS Delayed The Palmer/GFA Presidential Re-election Decision

Last Friday the 17th of July 2020, The Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS) in Switzerland was to determine whether the Ghana Football Association (GFA) was to hold a re-election of the recent GFA Presidential…

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Frustrated National Weightlifter Wants To Quit The Sport

Frustrated National Weightlifter Wants To Quit The Sport

Top Ghanaian weight lifter, Christian Amoah has disclosed that he was very close to qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics but Covid-19 has halted everything, and he has to wait till next year for the…

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Birmingham 2022 Launch Commonwealth Games Mascot Design Competition

Birmingham 2022 Launch Commonwealth Games Mascot Design Competition

Birmingham 2022 has launched a competition to find a child to design the official mascot for the Commonwealth Games in two years’ time. The initiative is open to children between the ages of five and…

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Ghanaian Footballers Stranded In Ethiopia Over Covid-19 Restrictions

Ghanaian Footballers Stranded In Ethiopia Over Covid-19 Restrictions

A number of Ghanaian footballers have been left stranded in Ethiopia after the Ethiopian league was cancelled last month due to the spread of the deadly coronavirus pandemic. Players including former Black Stats defender Lee…

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193 Athletes Offered Grants From Athlete Welfare Fund

193 Athletes Offered Grants From Athlete Welfare Fund

World Athletics and the International Athletics Foundation (IAF) today announced that 193 athletes from 58 member federations will be offered one-time grants of US$3000 through an Athlete Welfare Fund announced in April to help support…

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General Manager Of Great Olympics Blasts Government

General Manager Of Great Olympics Blasts Government

Olloboi Commodore General Manager of Ghana Premier League (GPL) Great Olympics is not happy with the decision of the government to maintain the ban on football activities but allow other events like party primaries to…

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Ministry of Youth and Sports Pay Two Months Salary Of Kwasi Appiah

Ministry of Youth and Sports Pay Two Months Salary Of Kwasi Appiah

The Ministry of Youth and Sports have paid two of five months salaries they owe former Black Stars coach James Kwasi Appiah. The Ministry have paid an amount of $70,000.00 to the gaffer in $185,000.00…

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Kwasi Appiah Not Paid Due To COVID-19

Kwasi Appiah Not Paid Due To COVID-19

The Ministry of Youth and Sports have stated that the former Black Stars head coach James Kwasi Appiah is not paid because of the coronavirus pandemic. This is coming from the Spokesperson of the Minister…

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GFA President Assure Clubs Of Government Support

GFA President Assure Clubs Of Government Support

Mr. Kurt E.S Okraku, President of the Ghana Football Association, has said that a lot of thinking and discussions have been held with the Sports Ministry with regards to the stimulus support packages for clubs.…

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