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Barcelona Move Mountains.
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We take a look at the reaction across Europe to Barcelona’s remarkable victory over Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday night… Luis Enrique’s side made Champions League history by overcoming a 4-0 first-leg deficit to beat PSG 6-1 at the Nou Camp (6-5 on aggregate). After Edinson Cavani scored what seemed to be a crucial away goal in the second half, Barca struck three times in the final seven minutes to cap a remarkable comeback. Sport – “You are legends” “Barcelona reach...

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Thursday, 09 March 2017
Ghana moves up to 43rd on FIFA rankings
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The Black Stars of Ghana have moved two places up to 43rd place on the latest world football rankings released by FIFA on Thursday March 9. Ghana moved up nine places last month (February) after placing fourth at the 2017 AFCON and their surge up the rankings continued despite not playing a match in the period under review. On the continental rankings (CAF), Ghana remained rooted to the eighth spot behind Nigeria while Egypt remained top of the standings. CAF...

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Thursday, 09 March 2017
Antonio Conte: Chelsea must keep feet on the ground
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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte told his players to “keep their feet on the ground” after they beat West Ham 2-1 on Monday to take another big step towards the Premier League title. The Blues lead second-placed Tottenham by 10 points with 11 games left. Supporters were singing “we’re going to win the league” at London Stadium, but Conte said: “We must think we have to take 26 points. We go step by step.” Those points would mean a total of...

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017
Oly’s board chair confident in Coach Attram
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The chairman of the board of directors of Accra Great Olympics, Lawyer Amarkai Amarteifio, has thrown his weight behind the club’s technical handlers, especially Coach Godwin Attram, contrary to calls by some aggrieved supporters that the coach should be relieved of his post for non-performance. Since the 2016/2017 Ghana Premier League kicked-off barely a month ago, the AGOSU boys have played three matches and won none – losing 0-3 to Ashgold, drawing 2-2 with Elmina Sharks at home and recording...

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Thursday, 02 March 2017
Akufo-Addo is a great football person – FIFA president
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The president of world football’s governing body FIFA has praised President Akufo-Addo for his profound knowledge and commitment to the development of Football in the country. Speaking to pressmen after his behind closed doors meeting with Ghana’s leader, Gianni Infantino stated that the Nana Akufo-Addo displayed great knowledge in football which impressed him. “I’m happy to have met His Excellency the president of this country who is a great football fan and this helps because what we discussed goes in...

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Monday, 27 February 2017