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Black Starlets lack real strikers – GFA Technical Director

Technical Director of the Ghana Football Association, Bernhard Lippert says the current national U17 team, the Black Starlets lack real strikers to score goals for the team. Speaking to the media on his assessment on the team after losing 3-1 to the Les petit Éléphants of the Ivory Coast. “I’m …

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CAF announces referees for continental assignments

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) has announced referees for the second leg matches of the CAF Champions League involving Asante Kotoko and Ashgold in Ghana and Burkina Faso respectively. According to CAF, the game between Asante Kotoko and FC Nouadhibou at the Accra Sports Stadium would be handled by referee Komlanvi Aklassou from …

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CAF approves venues for Kotoko and Ashgold

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved venues submitted by Asante Kotoko SC and Ashantigold SC for their upcoming CAF Champions League and CAF Confederations Cup matches respectively. Asante Kotoko SC would commence the Africa campaign this weekend with a game against FC Nouadhibou in Mauritania while Ashantigold SC stays in Obuasi …

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CAF sets dates for inter-club competitions

The CAF Emergency Committee has approved the updated calendar for the inter-club competitions. Due to the novel coronavirus, the CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup semi-finals were postponed in March. Since football has returned around the globe, CAF have released the dates for the semi-finals of its club competitions with …

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CAF suspends coaching courses

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced the suspension of Coaching License Courses indefinitely, citing the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic as the reason. This was contained in a letter signed by Acting General Secretary Abdelmounaim Bah and addressed to all General Secretaries of Member Associations on Wednesday, June,3, …

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CAF suspends qualifiers in March

The Emergency Committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has postponed this month’s Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers following growing concerns of COVID-19. The decision also follows the latest declaration by the World Health Organization describing it as a pandemic. A statement from CAF said it has postponed the …

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Former top Caf official dies

Former Confederation of African Football General Secretary Amr Fahmy has died at the age of 36 after a two-year battle with cancer. The Egyptian served as General Secretary between November 2017 and April 2019, when he was removed from his position without explanation. Caf released a statement calling his death …

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African football body Caf in disarray; audit reveals

An audit into the state of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) has revealed an organisation in a state of disarray – both with regard to finances and governance. Carried out by Pricewaterhouse Cooper, the audit describes Caf’s accounting as ‘unreliable and not trustworthy’ as it highlights transactions totalling in …

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