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Brazil on their marks

Brazil and the World Cup were synonymous. Not anymore, almost. The two had a love affair that was unrivaled in the sporting world. No country has adorned the World Cup like Brazil have and...

Racism – the undesirable element

The beautiful game can be ugly at times, so ugly. By far, football is the world’s favourite sport enjoyed by millions of people around the globe. This monopoly, or near-monopoly if you shockingly disagree,...

Can Black Stars end AFCON drought?

When Ghana won her 4th Africa Cup of Nations(AFCON) title in 1982 in Libya, Egypt had won only 2 titles and Cameroon had not won 1. As I type, the latter are one better...

Copa victory a must for Brazil

The world’s oldest continental football competition kicks off in Sao Paulo, Brazil in the early hours of Saturday June 15. Copa America ’19 has come quicker than usual after a special centenary event was...

What next for José Mourinho?

As news of José Mourinho’s sacking trickled in, you just received it with little surprise. It was always coming. Indeed I had predicted this outcome earlier in the season when signs and symptoms showed...

Kwesi Nyantakyi – the good, the bad and the ugly

Kwesi Nyantakyi – the good, the bad and the ugly

What an anticlimax! World football governing body, FIFA has slapped a financial fine and a lifetime ban on former GFA boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi. This comes in the wake of the famous or infamous investigative...