Huddersfield 0-4 Tottenham: Kane scores twice in ruthless Spurs display


Harry Kane continued his lethal form in front of goal as his fine double led Tottenham to a 4-0 victory over Huddersfield Town at the John Smith’s Stadium. The hosts started brightly and put Hugo Lloris under early pressure, but Spurs were just too clinical up front as they netted three goals in the first 23 minutes. Kane opened the scoring with ...

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There are thousands of Ghanaian players I can select from – Coach Appiah


Black Stars coach, James Kwesi Appiah, has said that the team is not only about the Ayew’s and that in his bid to build a strong team for the future “there are thousands of Ghanaian players I can select from.” Coach Appiah announced a 26-man squad for the must-win encounter against the Red Devils in Kampala without the experienced duo. ...

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Sergio Aguero involved in car crash in Amsterdam, say reports


Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has been involved in a car crash in the Netherlands, according to reports in Argentina. The unverified claims say the 29-year-old fractured a rib after the taxi in which he was travelling in Amsterdam hit a lamp post. Dutch police have told Sky Sports News that two people were injured and taken to hospital, but would not ...

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Bayern Munich sack manager Carlo Ancelotti after PSG loss


Bayern Munich have sacked Carlo Ancelotti after Wednesday’s 3-0 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League. The Italian, who led Bayern to the Bundesliga title last season having been appointed to replace Pep Guardiola last summer, was dismissed after a meeting of the club’s board on Thursday. Earlier, Bayern’s chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge had called for “consequences” following the loss at the ...

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Batshuayi scores late winner as Chelsea win at Atletico Madrid


Michy Batshuayi scored a 94th-minute winner as Chelsea snatched a dramatic victory against Atletico Madrid to maintain their 100% start in Champions League Group C. Substitute Batshuayi tapped home from close range with the last kick of the game from Marcos Alonso’s cross. The Blues fell behind to a 40th-minute Antoine Griezmann penalty despite having the better of the first ...

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Starlets trounce Guinea 6-1 in friendly


Ghana’s Black Starlets hammered Guinea 6-1 in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday in a pre-U-17 World Cup friendly. The match was part of the team’s preparations for the 2017 U-17 World Cup in India which starts on October 6. Starlets forward Aminu Mohammed scored three times while Gabriel Ibrahim Sadiq grabbed a brace with Emmanuel Toku scoring the other goal. The victory ...

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Damba commends Appiah for inclusion of WAFU duo


Former Black Stars goalkeeper Abukari Damba believes Kwesi Appiah deserves commendation for recognizing and handing a call-up to local duo Vincent Atingah and Isaac Twum. The pair excelled in the just ended Wafu 2017 tournament and have been named among the initial 26 man squad for Ghana’s world cup qualifier against the Cranes of Uganda. Twum who plays his football ...

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UCL: Kane nets hat-trick as Spurs win big at Apoel


Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as Tottenham maintained their 100% start in the Champions League with victory over Apoel Nicosia. Kane – who also scored twice in Spurs’ opening win over Borussia Dortmund – put his side ahead in the 39th minute, slotting into the bottom-left corner from Toby Alderweireld’s pass. The England striker then calmly stroked in Moussa Sissoko’s ...

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UCL roundup: Real ease past Dortmund, Monaco stumble


Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as holders Real Madrid maintained their 100% record in Group H by beating Borussia Dortmund. The former Manchester United man took his tally to 109 in the competition by converting from Gareth Bale’s cutback and lashing in Real’s third. Welshman Bale had opened the scoring with a superb volley, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted for Dortmund. The ...

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Ayew brothers dropped from Ghana squad to face Uganda

Ayew brothers

Andre and Jordan Ayew were not included in Kwesi Appiah’s 26-man squad named on Tuesday for Ghana’s next 2018 World Cup qualifier against Uganda on October 7. The brothers missed Ghana’s trip to Congo Brazzaville in the last round due to injury and ill health. Kwesi Appiah gave first-time call-ups to Hearts of Oak’s Vincent Atinga and Inter Allies’ Isaac ...

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