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AMAJU PINNICK OF NIGERIA APPOINTED CAF 1ST VICE-PRESIDENT

Following the resignation of the 1st Vice-President Mr. Kwesi NYANTAKYI, CAF President, after consulting the members of the Emergency Committee, appointed Mr. Amaju Melvin PINNICK as 1st Vice-President. This decision is immediately applicable, in accordance with article 27 para. 2...

GHANA FA SAGA – HEAR MY SIDE OF THE STORY KWESI NYANTAKYI CRIES OUT

Kwesi Nyantakyi the once powerful boss of the Ghana FA and former CAF vice president has cried out to the world that they should hear his own side of the story about the documentary "Number 12" and the entire...

GHANA FA BOSS KWESI NYANTAYKI RESIGNS

Ghanian Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi resigned on Friday just hours after world football governing body FIFA hit him with a 90-day suspension over corruption claims.During his inauguration he swore by the holy Kuran but ended up doing...

FIFA: KWESI NYANTAKYI GHANA’S FA BOSS BANNED FOR 90 DAYS

Kwesi Nyantakyi, Ghana Football Association boss and a member of FIFA’s decision-making Council, is under investigation for possible ethics violations and has been provisionally suspended for 90 days, the global soccer body said on Friday. The ban was imposed one...

AFRICAN WOMEN FOOTBALL – FALCONS TRIUMPH OVER GAMBIA AND OTHER RESULTS ACROSS THE CONTINENT

 Nigeria's female national team , the Super Falcons defeated their host ,the Gambia by a lone goal in their first leg 2018 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) qualifiers. Amarachi Okonkwo’s 19th minute strike was enough for the defending African champions...

TERANGA LIONS OF SENEGAL’S 23-MAN WORLD CUP SQUAD

FRIENDLY MATCHES Coach Cisse’s men will have training sessions next week in Dakar , then play friendly matches against Luxemborg on May 31, Croatia on June 8 and South Korea on June 11 . WORLD CUP GROUP MATCHES Senegal will play their first...

FIFA RANKING – NIGERIA REMAINS A TOP 50 FOOTBALL PLAYING NATION.

Super Eagles of Nigeria with 635 points remain in the 47th position in the just released FIFA ranking . Their position on the African continent remained unchanged as they occupied the 6th position behind run away leader Tunisia with...

EGYPT CLAIM SOLE TICKET TO BUENOS AIRES

Egypt beat Angola 3-2 on Sunday in Cairo to complete a double and claim the sole continental ticket to the Youth Olympics Futsal tournament scheduled for 7-18 October 2018 on Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Junior Pharaohs 6-2 winners from the...

MOROCCO CONFIDENT OF HOSTING A SUCCESSFUL 2026 WORLD CUP

Morocco is confident of staging the 2026 World Cup if the North African country is awarded the right to do so in the World Cup vote on June 13. Hicham El Amrani, the Chief Executive Officer of Morocco's 2026 Bid...

GAVIN JEANNE APPOINTED SEYCHELLES COACH

 Seychelles have appointed indigene Gavin Jeanne as head coach of the senior national team on a two-year deal. Jeanne makes a return to the top spot for the first time since a short stint in 2012, before leaving to continue...

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