Sports

Barcelona deny former president

Barcelona have denied that former president Sandro Rosell illegally bought a liver for ex-France defender Eric Abidal. Abidal, 38, who is now the club’s technical secretary, had a transplant in 2012 after a tumour was found in his liver. Reports in Spain claim Rosell, who was arrested for money-laundering in 2017, purchased the organ. Barcelona say they “roundly deny any irregularity in the ...

Read More »

Kevin-Prince Boateng set for Serie A return

Black Stars forward Kevin Prince Boateng has agreed contract terms with Italian side Sassuolo. Boateng joined Eintracht Frankfurt at the start of last season’s campaign, helping them to a shock victory over Bayern Munich in the DFB Pokal final. The 31-year-old’s impressive display for the Eagles has attracted interest from a host of clubs. The Ghana international, who had had two ...

Read More »

Latif Anabila on trials with Hungarian giants Ferencvaros

Ghanaian midfielder Latif Anabila is undergoing trials with Hungarian giants Ferencvarosi TC after featuring in the club’s friendly over the weekend against Dunajska Streda.  The former Club African midfielder is close to making a move to the Hungarian club following trials with the club for some weeks now. Having returned to Ghana in February to sign a one year deal ...

Read More »

Ghana line up 18 Black Queens to face Japan

Ghana Coach Mercy Tagoe Quarcoo has named 18 Black Queens players to face Japan in their April 1 international friendly in Tokyo. The WAFU Zone B winning coach has largely kept faith with the Black Queens team that won the tournament in Abidjan last month, with just one change in the squad as she continues with her team building exercise ...

Read More »

North America bid see no anti-US backlash

The joint US-Canada-Mexico bid has long been viewed as the favourite to stage the most prestigious tournament in football, which will expand to 48 teams for the 2026 finals Leaders of North America’s joint bid for the 2026 World Cup said Monday they have seen no evidence of anti-American sentiment as they enter the home stretch of the campaign. The ...

Read More »

Dogboe apologises to Mexicans over Magdaleno jab

  The Ghanaian boxer has rendered an apology to his opponent Magdaleno Paul Dogboe, father and trainer of WBO world title challenger, Isaac ‘Royal Storm’ has on the advice of Top Rank CEO, Bob Arum apologised for his comments earlier this week aimed at Jessie Magadaleno who his son fights for the world title next month. The two boxers have ...

Read More »

IBO orders Emmanuel Tagoe to fight Fedor Papazov

IBO’s President, Ed Levine, has charged Emmanuel Tagoe to defend his IBO World Lightweight title against Russian Fedor Papazov not later than the 15th of June 2018 The International Boxing Organisation (IBO) has formally written to BabyJet promotions to notify them of Emmanuel “Game Boy” Tagoe’s mandatory challenger. An intercepted email from the IBO’s President Ed Levine, charged Emmanuel Tagoe ...

Read More »

GPL Week One: WAFA, Kotoko split points

  Kumasi Asante and WAFA opened their Premier League campaign on a disappointing note after splitting points on match day one in Sogakope after a 1:1 draw. Mohammed Aminu opened the scoring for the home side with a spectacular early free kick in the 3rd  minute. The Porcupine Warriors however, hit back through Yakubu Mohammed, when he swiftly connected to ...

Read More »