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Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan returns to Ghana squad

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has made a controversial return to the national team after more than a year absence. Gyan, Ghana’s all-time leading scorer, missed the Black Stars surprise 1-0 loss to Kenya in September. The 32-year-old, who plays for Turkish side
October 1, 2018

Swaziland football boss gunned down

The owner of Swaziland’s leading football club, Mbabane Swallows, has been shot dead at close range at a filling station in the capital, Mbabane. Mr Gamedze was killed soon after leaving the Somhlolo National Stadium, having watched his team, the reigning champions
January 15, 2018

Ballon d’Or 2017: Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to win fifth award

Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo won a record-equalling fifth Ballon d’Or award for the year’s best player on Thursday. The Real Madrid forward’s second successive win drew him level alongside Barcelona rival Lionel Messi on five Ballon d’Ors, after beating the Argentinian and
December 7, 2017

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