Ghana’s Boateng leaves Levante to join Chinese Super League club

Spanish La Liga side Levante FC have announced that Ghana forward Emmanuel Boateng has joined Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang.

The details of the 22-year-old's contract have not been disclosed but it is believed to be a four-year deal.

Ghana’s Boateng leaves Levante to join Chinese Super League club
Ghana’s Boateng leaves Levante to join Chinese Super League club

Ghana’s Boateng leaves Levante to join Chinese Super League club

Spanish La Liga side Levante FC have announced that Ghana forward Emmanuel Boateng has joined Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang.

Nigerian referees blow the whistle on 18 alleged corrupt officials

Nigerian referees blow the whistle on 18 alleged corrupt officials

The Nigerian Referees Association (NRA) has come out fighting amid chaos in their ranks, with 18 match officials being suspended for alleged misconduct.
Chiefs youngster Ngcobo in Caf Under-20 XI

Chiefs youngster Ngcobo in Caf Under-20 XI

Young Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Nkosingiphile Ngcobo has been named in the 2019 Caf U-20 Africa Cup of Nations XI.
Discarded Chiefs defender faces uncertain international future

Discarded Chiefs defender faces uncertain international future

Ugandan defender Godfrey Walusimbi is confident of finding a new club soon following his departure from Kaizer Chiefs.
Pitso hoping to avoid the big boys

Pitso hoping to avoid the big boys

When the draw for the last eight is conducted, the Masandawana mentor is hoping to be in the same company as continental powerhouses Esperance, TP Mazembe and record-holders Al Ahly.
Southern African players lack character – Katongo

Southern African players lack character – Katongo

Katongo says goalscoring is not just a South African problem, but a Southern African problem.
Pitso rues misses chances after Sundowns draw

Pitso rues misses chances after Sundowns draw

Pitso Mosimane had mixed feelings following Mamelodi Sundowns’ goalless draw away to Ivorian side Asec Mimosas in the Caf Champions League on Tuesday.
Soweto derby took its toll on Pirates – Micho

Soweto derby took its toll on Pirates – Micho

Bucs had to fly to Tunisia straight after the Chiefs game, arriving in the North African country last Sunday, and they only had one training session prior to the match.
Amajita coach insists gold medal is within reach

Amajita coach insists gold medal is within reach

With their World Cup spot booked, coach Thabo Senong is eager to see his side reach the final of the Under-20 Afcon.
Pitso blames pitch and humidity for Sundowns draw

Pitso blames pitch and humidity for Sundowns draw

The Mamelodi Sundowns coach was critical of the poor state of the pitch at Stade Felix Houphouet-Boigny in Abidjan.
Sundowns collect a valuable away point against Mimosas

Sundowns collect a valuable away point against Mimosas

Mamelodi Sundowns and ASEC Mimosas played to a goalless draw in their Caf Champions League Group A match in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on Wednesday evening.
Pirates go down to Esperance

Pirates go down to Esperance

Orlando Pirates went down 2-0 to a rampant Esperance in their CAF Champions League Group B match in Tunis, Tunisia, on Tuesday afternoon.
Blow by blow: ASEC Mimosas vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Blow by blow: ASEC Mimosas vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Mamelodi Sundowns will be looking to maintain their top spot in Group A when they take on ASEC Mimosas in the CAF Champions League this evening.
Blow by blow: Esperance vs Orlando Pirates

Blow by blow: Esperance vs Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates will lock horns with reigning African champions, Esperance in a Caf Champions League Group B match at the El Menzah Stadium in Tunis on Tuesday.
Zambians Nkana defend 56-match unbeaten CAF home record

Zambians Nkana defend 56-match unbeaten CAF home record

Nkana FC of Zambia host Al Hilal of Sudan in the CAF Confederation Cup this Wednesday boosted by a record of never having lost at home in 56 African matches.
Pitso warns Pirates about Esperance

Pitso warns Pirates about Esperance

Orlando Pirates will face Tunisian giants Esperance in a top-of-the-table Caf Champions League Group B match in Tunis this afternoon.
Orlando Pirates face Tunis test

Orlando Pirates face Tunis test

The game will be played behind closed doors, with Esperance still serving a two-match ban for crowd trouble last season.
Ahly close to CAF Champions League last-eight place

Ahly close to CAF Champions League last-eight place

Record eight-time CAF Champions League trophy-holders Al Ahly of Egypt could this Tuesday become the first club to secure a 2018/2019 quarter-finals place.
Amajita were well organised – Nigeria coach

Amajita were well organised – Nigeria coach

Paul Aigbogun has praised Amajita’s organisational play following the side’s goalless stalemate in the Caf Under-20 Afcon tie at the Seyni Kouche Stadium on Tuesday.
Amajita hold Nigeria to a draw

Amajita hold Nigeria to a draw

South Africa held Nigeria to a 0-0 draw in their second Caf Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group A encounter on Tuesday in Niamey, Niger.
Tunisian coach Ellili resigns after 8-0 drubbing

Tunisian coach Ellili resigns after 8-0 drubbing

Speaking on a local radio station, Mosaique FM, Ellili said the decision was “out of respect for the fans”.
Nigeria next up for Amajita

Nigeria next up for Amajita

Amajita could really do with a win to boost their chances of qualifying for the Fifa Under-20 World Cup by reaching the Afcon semifinals.
Fifa ban Niger ref Chaibou for life

Fifa ban Niger ref Chaibou for life

World football’s governing body Fifa has slapped a life-ban on former international referee Ibrahim Chaibou after finding him guilty of accepting bribes.
Amajita to fine tune Afcon preparations against Ghana

Amajita to fine tune Afcon preparations against Ghana

Ghana like Nigeria have won the event three times and will provide Amajita with a strong test.
Ismaily thrown out of Caf Champions league after crowd trouble

Ismaily thrown out of Caf Champions league after crowd trouble

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) have thrown Egyptian side Ismaily out of the African Champions League after crowd violence forced their home match against Club Africain last Friday to be abandoned.
African players in Europe: Salah brace makes him leading scorer

African players in Europe: Salah brace makes him leading scorer

Mohamed Salah became the leading English Premier League scorer this season after netting twice for Liverpool in a dramatic 4-3 triumph over Crystal Palace at the weekend.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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