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Razak feels neglected

ASANTE KOTOKO legend Karim Abdul Razak has bemoaned treatment meted out to him by his former employers after they ignored him for the head coach position in favour of Paa Kwesi Fabin. The Porcupine Warriors’ coaching job became vacant last month following the sacking of Steve Polack after their elimination …

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Court dismisses another Olympics injunction on the league

ACCRA GREAT Olympics’ quest to play in the Ghana Premier League (GPL) suffered another embarrassing setback yesterday when the court dismissed their quest for an injunction on the start of the competition, clearing the path for the top-flight matches to commence. The judge ruled that the court lacks the jurisdiction …

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Nettey to return to Hearts

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH FORMER CAPTAIN of Accra Hearts of Oak and now a coach of Division Two side Shooting  Stars Football Club  in Kumasi, Jacob Nettey, has revealed that he dreams of being the head coach of his former club in future. He told the DAILY HERITAGE by telephone …

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Sanchez will be even better for Man United next season -Mourinho

JOSE MOURINHO has said Manchester United fans may not see the best of Alexis Sanchez until next season. Sanchez has scored once in nine appearances since arriving from Arsenal in the January transfer window and he will be back in the spotlight on Tuesday night when United take on Sevilla …

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Neymar sets Real Madrid deadline for world record deal

PSG STAR Neymar has set Real Madrid a deadline to get a deal for him done. Neymar has welcomed Real’s interest, but doesn’t want negotiations to drag on over the summer. Real representatives met with the father of Neymar a fortnight ago, where he was informed president Florentino Perez was …

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Barcelona players nickname Messi ‘Little Dictator’

BARCELONA PLAYERS have a new nickname for superstar Lionel Messi. Messi has been dubbed the “Little Dictator” by teammates, most affectionately, some not so much, says Diario Gold. The source of the nickname comes from the Argentine’s newly established formal role in Barca’s transfer policy. As part of his recently …

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Chelsea have ability to surprise Barcelona – Zola

CHELSEA LEGEND Gianfranco Zola has backed his former club to surprise Barcelona and qualify for the Champions League quarter-final stage. The first-leg ended 1-1 at Stamford Bridge and Antonio Conte’s will need to, at least, score at the Nou Camp if they want to advance. “It’s not going to be …

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Easter ordered to defend belt against Commey

GHANA’S RICHARD Commey will get another shot at a world lightweight title. Commey knocked out Alejandro Luna in the sixth round of a title elimination bout on Saturday night at Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio on the Mikey Garcia-Sergey Lipinets undercard. On Monday, his title fight was ordered. The IBF …

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First Mamedia holds health walk, blood donation in Kumasi

THE FIRST Mamedia Ventures Health Walk & Blood Donation exercise has been successfully held in Kumasi. Nii Maale Adsei, Chief Executive Officer of Mamedia, said the event which was supported by the MTN Foundation and the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital was to encourage and educate residents of Kumasi, the second …

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Government approves US$8m for hosting 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations

THE MINISTER of Youth and Sports, Mr Isaac Asiamah, has said that the government has approved an US$ 8m budget for the hosting of the 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations. “That will be used for the renovation of the stadia and other training facilities to be used for the …

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