Africa Cup of Nations 2017

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Africa Cup of Nations 2017 news from Saturday, February 17, 2018

- Manchester United are understood to be keeping close tabs on Ivory Coast international midfielder Jean Michael Seri, according to the Daily Mail. The Premier League side, who currently sit second in the top-flight table, but 16 points adrift of leaders and rivals Manchester City, have been heavily linked with making an offer for the OGC Nice star this summer. The 26-year-old, who has 16 internatio...

Africa Cup of Nations 2017 news from Friday, February 16, 2018

- The Ghana Football Association is inviting applications for five key positions. There are vacancies for Deputy General Secretary in charge of competitions, Marketing Manager, Competitions Manager and Communications Manager in charge of Competitions on a full-time basis. The Ghana FA is seeking to employ a Referees Manager but on contract basis. Interested applicants must submit their appl...

- Libyan side Al Tahady have arrived in Ghana ahead of their CAF Champions League preliminary return leg against Aduana Stars on Monday. The North African side take a solitary 1-0 lead into the crucial reverse fixture at the Dorma Park. The team arrived via Egypt air and will fly out to Kumasi late on Friday. They will stay in Kumasi and depart to Dorma a day before the match. Aduana Sta...

- Ghana midfielder Michael Essien is reported to be attracting interest from American side D.C United ahead of the Major League Soccer season. The 35-year-old, who currently plies his trade with Indonesian side Persib Bandung, had an inconsistent debut season in the Indonesian Premier League as he battled with injuries, scoring five goals in 29 appearances in all competitions for the side. The...

- Ghana Football Association (GFA) President Kwesi Nyantakyi has urged the Black Queens to get over the opening match defeat to Ivory Coast in the ongoing WAFU Zone B Nations Cup to qualify for the next phase of the competition. The Queens got off to stuttering note in the maiden WAFU Zone B Nations Cup following a 1-0 defeat to host nation Ivory Coast on Wednesday. Mercy Tagoe's women will fa...

- New Edubiase United president Yakubu Abdul Salam has discounted the chances of Kurt Okraku in becoming Ghana Football Association president. Abdul Salam believes the Dreams FC Executive Chairman is down the pecking order of the list of successors should Kwesi Nyantakyi decided not to contest the 2019 elections. It looks like the campaigning has started too early although Okraku has not annou...

- Liverpool forward Sadio Mane believes his season is back on track after a Champions League hat-trick – after reflecting on the moment earlier this season when his confidence suffered a setback. The Senegal international has endured a roller-coaster campaign and admits his sending-off in September’s 5-0 defeat to Manchester City when he was harshly punished in a one-on-one clash with goalkeeper...

- Ghana attacker David Accam has pledged his hopes to find more heroes after becoming the first African player to join Juan Mata's Common Goal project. Accam, 27, came out of the Right to Dream Academy to become a goal scoring machine for Ostersunds, Helsingborg, and then Chicago Fire. Now with Philadelphia and comfortable with his salary, Accam has joined Matas pledge to donate 1 percent of h...

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