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World Cup qualifiers: GFA yet to react to Ethiopia's decision to move game to South Africa

Ghana Web 24 Oct 2021
As reported by GHANAsoccernet.com, The Ethiopia Football Federation and the South Africa Football Association reached an agreement on Thursday to host the Walia Ibex ... the Ethiopia Football Association's decision to host the Black Stars in South Africa for the World Cup qualifier.
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GFA to meet on Ethiopia’s decision to play Ghana in South Africa - Henry Asante Twum

Ghana Web 24 Oct 2021
The Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Henry Asante Twum, has revealed that the association is yet to take a decision on Ethiopia Football Association’s decision to play their game against the Black Stars in South Africa ... South Africa is in a race ...
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2022 World Cup qualifiers: GFA yet to react to Ethiopia's decision to move game to South Africa - Communications Director

Ghana Web 23 Oct 2021
As reported by GHANAsoccernet.com, The Ethiopia Football Federation and the South Africa Football Association reached an agreement on Thursday to host the Walia Ibex ... the Ethiopia Football Association's decision to host the Black Stars in South Africa for the World Cup qualifier.
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North Africa vs West Africa: Who's made bigger Premier League contribution?

Ghana Web 23 Oct 2021
As an idea, this is very much in keeping with the basis of football in West Africa; broadly speaking, North African football has been defined more by its technical aspects (in part due to proximity to Europe), while in East and Southern Africa football is not quite as popular, ...
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Biennial World Cup will be beneficial for Africa - CAF President

Ghana Web 23 Oct 2021
Patrice Motsepe, President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) says hosting the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup every two years will be highly beneficial to Africa ... "Africa would benefit immensely if the World Cup is played every two years likewise other continents.
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Dr Bawumia urges CAF to make inter-club competitions rewarding

Graphic 23 Oct 2021
The Vice-President also commended the new CAF President's personal commitment to developing grassroots football across the African continent through the CAF Pan Africa International School Football Championship, as well as to CAF for some of its recent reforms ... football in Ghana.
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Africa beyond aid: Mobilizing the youth around innovative ideas, to reimagine a prosperous continent

Ghana Web 23 Oct 2021
Wamkele Keabetswe Mene - Secretary-General, AfCFTA; Patrice Tlhopane Motsepe, President of the Confederation of African Football, South Africa; and other African Ministers of Youth, private-sector leaders, notable young visionary entrepreneurs, innovators, and thought-leaders representing various sectors.
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Soccer is the most targeted sport by match-fixers, says global sports technology company Sportradar

Independent online (SA) 23 Oct 2021
Johannesburg - Match-fixing in sports fixtures around the world continues to surge during the Covid-19 pandemic, with Africa being widely affected ... “In South Africa, we already work with major organisations such as Fifa and CAF in football, the ITF in Tennis, and World Rugby in providing bet monitoring for sporting events held in South Africa.”.
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Ghana can win the World Cup - CAF President

Ghana Web 22 Oct 2021
President of the Confederations of African Football, Dr ... He also urged and encouraged other African countries to compete and challenge themselves at the highest level of football in order to make Africa proud. “There are other countries in Africa that can compete.
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I facilitated GFA's deal with KGL - Sports Minister reveals

Ghana Web 22 Oct 2021
The President of CAF, Patrice Motsepe thanked the President and the Minister for their contributions to the development of football in Ghana and Africa at large ... Football, he indicated needs financial resources to promote development and unity in Africa. The President of the Ghana Football Association, Mr.
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2022 World Cup Qualifiers: Ethiopia to host Ghana in Johannesburg

Ghana Web 22 Oct 2021
The decision to move the match to South Africa follows the decision by the Confederation of African Football to ban the Bahir ...
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Buy low, sell high: the Red Bull Salzburg model

La Prensa Latina 22 Oct 2021
That is the model of FC Red Bull Salzburg, and Erling Haaland, one of world football’s hottest properties, is the best example of the Austrian champions’ player recruitment policy ... “You can’t go to Africa or Asia and say that you’re there to explain how we play football and bring the best talents ... FOOTBALL’S FUTURE Tags ....
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Wolverine recruiting report: Michigan football extends rare offer to JUCO player

Michigan Live 22 Oct 2021
When Michigan’s football team visited Paris, France in 2018, Jeffrey M’Ba quickly became enamored with the Wolverines while watching them practice ... M’Ba, who was born in Africa but grew up in France, began playing the sport earlier that year after watching videos of football on Instagram.
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Djimi Traoré: ‘I’m not ashamed of my own goal – it is part of my story’

The Observer 22 Oct 2021
That has led to the 41-year-old becoming head coach of the international academy at Right to Dream, founded in Ghana 20 years ago by Manchester United’s former Africa head scout Tom Vernon with the aim of providing youngsters with access to football training and educational opportunities ... sign up and get our daily football email.
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