Kwadwo Asamoah

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 9th, 2013
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Mali finished third in the Africa Cup of Nations for the second year running after beating Ghana in an entertaining third place play-off. Mahamadou Samassa put Mali ahead with a powerful header, before captain Seydou Keita doubled their lead, stabbing home from close range. Ghana midfielder Kwadwo As...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 17th, 2013
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Julian Finney/Getty Images The Africa Cup of Nations 2013 gets underway in South Africa on Saturday, with Ghana one of the biggest favourites for success even though they have not won the competition since 1982. There was plenty of speculation over the final squad until it was named last week, with p...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Aug 15th, 2012
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Striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom scored in his first game for the Black Stars as Ghana played out to a 1-1 draw against China in Xi’an on Wednesday. A dubious penalty awarded to China on 54 minutes gave the Asians the lead and the decision South Korean referee Choi Myungyong referee led sarcastic...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 11th, 2012
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Juventus beat Napoli 4-2 to win the 2012 Italian Supercup in Beijing on Saturday after scoring twice in extra time. The match came a day after Juventus coach Antonio Conte was suspended for 10 months for his role in a domestic match-fixing scandal. Edinson Cavani put Napoli ahead in the 27th minute, ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jul 3rd, 2012
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“Juventus announce that an agreement with Udinese has been finalised over the definitive acquisition of the registration rights of Asamoah for a fee of €18 million to be paid in three years,” a statement on the Juventus website reads. “At the same time, Juventus and Udinese signed a...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 9th, 2012
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Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan exited the Africa Cup of Nations as public enemy number one among some Black Stars’ supporters after Wednesday’s quarter-final loss to Zambia. The Sunderland forward, on-loan to Al-Ain, was on the receiving end of vitriolic abuse on social networking site twitter from Ghana...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 20th, 2012
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Most of the talk leading up to this weekend’s start of the 2012 African Cup of Nations has focused on the teams who won’t be there, rather than on the ones who will. It’s understandable, considering Egypt, Cameroon and Nigeria – who have a combined total of 13 titles – didn’t qualify for ...
By benim
In Article
Dec 20th, 2010
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Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o has become the first man to be named African Player of the Year for a fourth time. The striker, 29, enjoyed little success with his country in 2010 but helped his club Inter Milan become European and Italian champions last season. Eto’o also won the prestigio...