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Nigeria to host 2021 WAFU Cup of Nations

Nigeria have been confirmed as the hosts of the 2021 edition of the WAFU Cup of Nations.

Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan shrugs off retirement speculation

The 32-year-old striker has enjoyed an outstanding career, the highlights of which include being the Black Stars’ all-time leading goal scorer, the highest African goal scorer in World Cup history, three UAE Pro League titles and appearances at the Olympics, three World Cups and six Africa Cup of Nations.
Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan: Ghana’ll return to the World Cup soon

Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan insists that the Black Stars will make a quick return to the World Cup after missing out on the ongoing 2018 tournament in Russia.
Abdul Baba Rahman

Baba Rahman: Why Ghana failed to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Ghana international Abdul Baba Rahman is a frustrated man after missing the opportunity to play at the 2018 FIFA World Cup for the first time.

FIFA: Ghana soccer boss suspended in corruption row

The governing body of world football on Friday announced a 90-day suspension on the president of the Ghana Football Association, who has been at the centre of corruption claims.

Minister: Ghana FA for dissolution after shocking corruption stories

Ghana FA will be dissolved by the government after explosive revelations of bribe-taking by referees and kickbacks to top officials that have shocked the football-mad nation.

Enyimba goalie Fatau Dauda relieved to reach CAF Confederation Cup group stage

Enyimba goalkeeper Fatau Dauda is relieved to see the side make it to the group stages of the CAF Confederation Cup following a nervy encounter against South Africa’s Bidvest Wits at the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar, on Wednesday.

Michael Essien released by Indonesian club

Ghanaian veteran Michael Essien has been released by Indonesian top flight club Persib Bandung.

World Cup: Iceland to face Ghana in friendly

Iceland, who are in the same Russia 2018 World Cup with Nigeria, will face the Black Stars of Ghana in a tune-up game on June 7 at the Laugardalsvellir Stadium, Reykjavik.

You can’t get anywhere with a lot of talk – Kevin-Prince Boateng

Ghanaian forward Kevin-Prince Boateng has played down suggestions that Eintracht Frankfurt could qualify for European football.

Aremu set to join Norwegian club IK Start in January

New Inter Allies FC signing Afeez Aremu will team up with Norwegian club, IK Start, when January transfer window reopens.

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah defends continuous exclusion of Ayew brothers

Ghana head coach James Kwesi Appiah has defended his continuous exclusion of the Ayew brothers from the Black Stars.

Super Eagles to know CHAN opponents Friday

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Thursday, said that the Super Eagles would, on Friday, know their group phase opponents at the upcoming 5th African Nations Championship, in Morocco.

Emmanuel Amuneke’s Al Khartoum Watani job big achievement for Nigerian football – Adegboye Onigbinde

Former Super Eagles coach Adegboye Onigbinde has described Emmanuel Amuneke’s appointment as head coach of Sudanese first division club, Al Khartoum Watani, as a big achievement for Nigerian coaches.

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah excluded from Egypt squad for Ghana clash

Egypt coach Hector Cuper has announced his 25-man squad to face the Black Stars of Ghana in their final Group E match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers next week.

Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan denies involvement on Ayew brothers exclusion

Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan has rubbished reports that he orchestrated the move to sideline the Ayew brothers for their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Uganda.

Ghana appeals to FIFA for Uganda rematch

The Black Stars -- third in Group E going into the match in Kampala -- needed a win to keep their hopes alive of making the finals in Russia.

Italian Serie A club tracking goalkeeper Ezenwa

Nigeria goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa’s performances have attracted the attention of a-yet-to-be disclosed Italian Serie A side.

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NLC urges federal government to thread carefully on ACFTA to avoid ruining local industries

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US ‘especially vulnerable’ in trade war – IMF chief

The US economy is “especially vulnerable” to damage from the burgeoning global trade war, which could shave hundreds of billions of dollars off global GDP, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said Wednesday.
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British neo-Nazi leader gets eight years in prison

The leader of a banned British neo-Nazi group was sentenced to eight years in prison on Wednesday over a plot to murder Labour MP Rosie Cooper and a female police officer.

Jurgen Klopp: Mesut Ozil, Ilkay Gundogan critics should ‘shut up’

Jurgen Klopp has described criticism of Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan as "absolute nonsense" amid the ongoing fallout from Germany's World Cup failure.
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Jean-Claude Juncker: Donald Trump efforts to split EU ‘are in vain’

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said US efforts to split the EU on trade "are in vain," in a message Wednesday to President Donald Trump before their talks in Washington next week.