Disclose any match manipulation to protect our league

Prosper Harrison Addo The General Secretary of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Prosper Harrison Addo, has urged Ghanaians to report any information about match-fixing and match manipulation to the association to help save the integrity of football in the country. The Ghana Premier League especially has been rocked with allegations of match manipulation in the …

Inter Allies break silence after demotion to Division Two for match

Inter Allies Division One League side, Inter Allies have officially filed an appeal to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) over their demotion to the third-tier after an alleged match manipulation scandal. A verdict released by the Disciplinary Committee saw Allies being demoted to the second division after being found guilty of engaging in match-fixing in …

Zimbabwe Premier Soccer League halted after fan violence

Dynamos fans invaded the pitch and vandalised a goal after Highlanders scored in added time Zimbabwe’s Premier Soccer League (PSL) has suspended all matches until further notice following pitch invasions, violence and vandalism at a game between Highlanders and Dynamos on Sunday. The biggest fixture in Zimbabwean football was abandoned as the scenes at Barbourfields …

Senegal leader backs PSG’s Gueye LGBT row

Idrissa Gueye was in Senegal’s squad that won the Africa Cup of Nation in February 2022 Senegalese President Macky Sall has expressed support to Paris Saint-Germain and Senegalese player Idrissa Gueye amid reports the footballer refused to wear a rainbow-coloured number on the back of his jersey. Players in France last weekend wore the shirts …

Russian gymnast banned for wearing pro-war symbol on podium

Russian gymnast Ivan Kuliak has been given a one-year ban for wearing a national war symbol on the podium at an event in Qatar in March. Kuliak earned bronze in the parallel bars final of the Apparatus World Cup in Doha and displayed a letter ‘Z’ taped to his chest as he stood next to Ukraine’s Illia …

Matip the hero as Liverpool send title race to the wire

Joel Matip of Liverpool scoring the second goal making the score 1-2 during the Premier League match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary’s Stadium on May 17, 2022 in Southampton, England Image credit: Getty Images Joel Matip was the unlikely hero as Liverpool won 2-1 at Southampton to take the Premier League title race …

Liverpool keep title hopes alive after comeback win – Citi Sports Online

A much-changed Liverpool came from behind to beat Southampton 2-1 at St Mary’s on Tuesday night and ensure the Premier League title race goes right down to the final day. After the exertions of beating Chelsea on penalties in the FA Cup final on Saturday, Liverpool made nine changes for the trip to the south …

Heineken and UEFA bet big on Africa – Citi Sports Online

The African continent is known for its passion and drive for the game of football. An estimated 400 million Africans tune in to watch European football matches weekly, especially those featuring the most followed teams on the continent – Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool and Barcelona. The growth and success of football professionals …

São Tomé kicked out of qualifiers over missing COVID certificate – Citi Sports Online

Sao Tome and Principe have been kicked out of the qualifiers for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) after forward Luis Leal failed to provide a valid COVID-19 test prior to their preliminary round victory over Mauritius in March. The experienced Leal scored in the 1-0 first-leg victory. The second leg, also played in …

Kurt Okraku doing an incredible job as GFA President – Asamoah Gyan – Citi Sports Online

Former Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan has expressed confidence in the current Ghana Football Association (GFA) administration, led by Kurt Okraku. Gyan believes Kurt Okraku has effectively translated his knowledge of football administration as a club owner to his role as the president of the GFA. He argued that Mr. Okraku, who came into office …

‘Kevin-Prince Boateng fought for his place in Black Stars squad’ – Asamoah Gyan – Citi Sports Online

Former Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan has heaped praise on former Black Stars teammate, Kevin-Prince Boateng for the effort he put in when he was first included in the Black Stars squad. Boateng was first called up in June 2010 by then-Ghana head coach, Milovan Rajevac and went on to make 15 appearances for the …

Don’t limit match fixing investigation to Inter Allies and Ash Gold – Citi Sports Online

Former Ashanti Gold striker Augustine Arhinful has urged the Ghana Football Association to widen the scope of their investigations into alleged match fixing in Ghana, a phenomenon he believes is widespread. His comments come on the back of the FA’s decision to demote Ashanti Gold SC and Inter Allies FC to Division 2 for their …