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Author Archives: Dan Adu-Gyamfi

Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba is undoubtedly in the world-class category

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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Fresh off another brilliant performance on Sunday, Paul Pogba’s value continues to rise and soon he may be the most expensive player of all-time. “I need to keep on working and doing what I’m doing for the fans and the … Continue reading

Chelsea pursuing the signature of Colombian international Juan Cuadrado

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With a week left in the January transfer window, teams are running out of time to improve their rosters. Chelsea seem keen on adding Fiorentina utilityman Juan Cuadrado to help them maintain their lead in the Premier League table. Two … Continue reading

Asamoah Gyan’s late winner against Algeria keeps Ghana’s AFCON dream alive (VIDEO)

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In a hard-fought match, Ghana’s captain and striker Asamoah Gyan scored in the 92nd minute for the Black Stars to defeat Algeria 1-0 in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON). Before the game, the status of Gyan, also known as “Baby … Continue reading

African giants Algeria and Ghana face each other in pivotal AFCON match

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With their tournament lives on the line, Ghana plays Algeria in the biggest match so far in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON). The two nations are in Group C along with Senegal and South Africa. Before the event began, … Continue reading

Reasons why Ghana cannot win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations

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For the first time ever, Ghana lost an African Cup of Nations (AFCON) group match after taking the lead. They suffered a 2-1 defeat to Senegal and things don’t seem to be improving anytime soon as they face Algeria next. … Continue reading

Bayern Munich 2014/15 Season Preview: Pep Focuses on Champions League Title

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The two-time reigning Bundesliga champions are heading into their upcoming campaign as the heavy favorites to retain the trophy and have a three-peat, which is something the Miami Heat couldn’t do. The real narrative of Die Roten’s season will be … Continue reading

Real Madrid 2014/15 Season Preview: Los Blancos Ready to Make History

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Expectations always remain insanely high for Real Madrid. After finally completing the La Decima mission in May, Los Blancos enjoyed another transfer window where they acquired new Galacticos. The team’s main goal this season will be trying to be the … Continue reading

Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund Play Mind Tricks Over Marco Reus

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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As Marco Reus is attempting to recapture his world-class form after being injured for three months, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are engaging in a war of words over his future. The Bavarian-based club signed Mario Gotze from their biggest … Continue reading

Arsenal 2014/15 Season Preview: Gunners Hopes Remain Optimistic After Winning Silverware

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Arsenal’s famed nine-year trophy drought ended in May when the Gunners defeated Hull City in the FA Cup and on Sunday, the north London club beat Manchester City 3-0 to win the FA Community Shield. Can Arsenal continue their trophy … Continue reading

How Jurgen Klopp And Diego Simeone Made Pragmatic Soccer Cool

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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Most teams in the world do not have the luxury of unlimited funds to buy any player they want like Barcelona, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City or Real Madrid do. Because of the gargantuan gaps between the haves and have-nots, … Continue reading

Speculation of Juan Cuadrado’s Transfer To Barcelona Continues To Gain Momentum

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As teams around Europe are preparing for the upcoming season to begin in a couple of weeks, Barcelona are still looking quality players that will fit new manager Luis Enrique’s preferred system. Fiorentina’s utility man Juan Cuadrado has been heavily … Continue reading

Ciro Immobile Looks To Make His Own Mark At Borussia Dortmund

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Ciro Immobile’s rise to prominence has been very impressive especially since he’s only 24-years-old. The Italian international now has a new challenge of replacing Robert Lewandowski, who left for Bayern Munich, and he looks to be up to surpassing what … Continue reading

What to Expect From Christian Atsu If Everton Signs Ghanaian Midfielder

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After getting Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea, Everton are working with the Blues again as they try to sign winger Christian Atsu on a season-long loan. Allegedly, up to 12 teams are interested in signing Atsu but if the Toffees get … Continue reading

Barcelona’s £16million Signing of Jeremy Mathieu Is Bad Business For The Blaugrana

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Barcelona have confirmed the signing of defender Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia for £16million. The move displays the Catalan club’s continued deficit in the quality of defensive footballers compared to their attacking counterparts. The 30-year-old was a left-back for most of … Continue reading

Real Madrid Signing James Rodriguez May Unsettle Team Balance at Spanish Giants

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
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Real Madrid finally captured their tenth European title. Meanwhile, club president Florentino Perez seems to be reverting back to his old ways of signing big names over filling holes in the team. If Real Madrid acquire James Rodriguez, then it … Continue reading

Messi Will Most Likely Never Be The Best Ever And That’s Okay

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Following Sunday’s World Cup final loss to Germany, albeit in extra time, Lionel Messi’s legacy took a sharp hit. If he never wins the game’s most prestigious trophy, Messi will never be considered the greatest soccer player ever, and that’s … Continue reading

The Contenders to Win the Golden Ball Trophy At World Cup 2014

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With only four matches left in another glorious edition of the World Cup, a new champion of the tournament will be crowned soon. Another competition is heating up in Brazil as the Golden Ball is still up for the taking. … Continue reading

Thomas Muller’s Unconventional Style Produces Goals For Germany

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Thomas Muller has raised his game again in the World Cup and has been outstanding, except for his blunder on a free kick attempt against Algeria. For the Germans to beat continental rivals France on Thursday, Muller needs to continue … Continue reading