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Fifa bans Ghana’s Kwesi Nyantakyi for life after bribery and corruption charges

ZURICH, Switzerland, October 31  – Former president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi was banned for life from football for bribery and corruption by Fifa on Tuesday. Fifa’s Ethics Committee found Nyantakyi guilty of other charges including conflict of interest. In addition to his life ban, Nyantakyi was fined 500 000 Swiss Francs […]

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Play-off matches to go ahead as scheduled following Ajax relegation

JOHANNESBURG , May 15 (ANA) – The Premier Soccer League on Tuesday confirmed the Premiership promotion/relegation matches will go ahead as scheduled. This comes after Ajax Cape Town had been relegated from the Premiership after being docked points for fielding ineligible player Tendai Ndoro, the SA Football Association announced earlier on Tuesday. As a result […]