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Africa news from Sunday, July 23, 2017

- Raphael Dwamena announced his presence to top-flight football with a banger when he scored twice in FC Zurich's 2-0 win at Grasshoppers in the Swiss Super League on Sunday. The Ghana international had opened the scoring before the half hour mark with a header. But the second goal got more people talking after he curled in powerfully from outside the box. This was in the 82nd minute of the Zuric

- Italian Serie B side Cesena have signed defender Isaac Donkor on a permanent three-year deal. The 21-year-old has been snapped up from giants Inter Milan whom he was contracted to until 2019. Donkor spent the second half of last season on loan at Cesena and might have hugely impressed. He managed 8 appearances. Donkor has been at Inter Milan since 2010 where graduated from the academy side.  

- Bolga All Stars made another step towards relegation after a bizarre 4-0 home defeat to Berekum Chelsea at the Tamale Utrecht park on Sunday. It is over two years the Blues won an away game in the premiership since 19th July, 2014. The first half was barren as both sides failed to take their chances. Evans Obeng opened the scoring in the 70th minutes. Seven minutes on, Stephen Sarfo got the sec

- Raphael Dwamena scored a brace on Swiss Super League debut as promoted FC Zurich secured a 2-0 win at Grasshoppers. The Ghana striker got the opener in the 21st minute on the first weekend of the 2017/2018 season. Dwamena added the second eight minutes from time which was the assurance goal for the bagged. The result sent FC Zurich to summit of the Swiss Super League of the table....

- Ebusua Dwarfs threw away a two-goal lead to share the spoils with rejuvenated WA All Stars at the Cape Coast stadium on Sunday. The highly competitive game saw the outgoing champions fight back twice to claim a deserved point much to the dismay of Dwarfs fans, who defied the pouring rain to support their team. Stephen Bentil opened the scoring for the Crabs with an emphatic strike from close ra

- Elmina Sharks made it four out of four in the Ghana Premier League with a 2-1 victory over Bechem United on match day 24 at the Papa Kwesi Ndoum Stadium. Sharks welcomed the Hunters to the newly built Papa Kwesi Ndoum Stadium with the hope of extending their three-match winning streak. Midfielder Felix Addos 7th minute low shot beat goalkeeper Prince Asempa from his near post to give Sharks the