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Europa League: Twumasi on target, Kadiri powerless before AC Milan

In Thursday night’s UEFA Europa League round 5 group stage matches, some Ghanaians were in action for their respective teams. Patrick Twumasi scored one and set up another but it could not help his club Astana in their 3-2 loss to Villareal while former AshGold defender Kadiri Mohammed played the full game for Austria Vienna in their 5-1 loss to ...

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Boakye-Yiadom, Attamah, Twumasi feature in Europa League

Ghana’s Richmond Boakye-Yiadom, Joseph Attamah, Patrick Twumasi, Kassim Nuhu and Kadri Mohammed played in Thursday’s round 3 of the UEFA Europa League group stages. Boakye-Yiadom played 80 minutes for Red Star Belgrade in their 1-0 loss to Arsenal. He came close to adding to his 31 goals this calendar year but his first half header hit the woodwork. Eventually, Olivier ...

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Man United beat Celta Vigo to make Europe League final

Manchester United survived a huge late scare to edge past Spanish visitors Celta Vigo and set up a Europa League final against Dutch giants Ajax. Leading 1-0 from the first leg, United took control as Marouane Fellaini headed home Marcus Rashford’s cross. But Celta, needing two goals, levelled on the night through Facundo Roncaglia to set up a tense final ...

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Manchester United beat Anderlecht 2-1 in Europa League match

Marcus Rashford’s extra-time goal sent Manchester United into the Europa League semi-final at the expense of Anderlecht on a night of tension at Old Trafford. The Europa League has acquired huge significance for United and manager Jose Mourinho as it offers a potential route into the Champions League, away from the battle for top-four places in the Premier League – ...

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Manchester United trash Saint-Etienne 3-0

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a hat-trick as Manchester United opened up a commanding Europa League last-32 lead against Saint-Etienne. Ibrahimovic’s deflected free-kick wrong-footed goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier and dribbled over the line for the opener, and he tapped home from close range after good work from Marcus Rashford, as well as adding a late penalty. Saint-Etienne caused United problems on the break ...

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33 suspected armed robbers arrested in Ashanti Region

The Manhyia Divisional Police Command has arrested 33 suspected armed robbers including a 16-year-old boy, Dennis Kyeremanteng. The suspected armed robbers possessed dried leaves believed to be Indian hemp, knives, cutters and other sharp objects. The Divisional Police Commander, Chief Superintendant Deborah Addison Campbell said although Dennis Kyeremanteng is a juvenile, his identity has been disclosed because he is an ...

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