Euro 2020: Ronaldo Sets Records in Portugal’s Opener.

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The former Real Madrid star hit a brace in the game to becoming the all-time top scorer in the championship, surpassing Michele Platini’s long standing record 9 goals. The Juventus hitman has 11 goals now, having scored both his 10th and 11th in the afternoon.

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Christiano Ronaldo made European Championship history in Portugal’s Euro 2020 opening match against Hungary on Tuesday afternoon in Budapest with the reigning champion recording a 3-0 win.

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The first department of the game ended goalless, having witness clear goal scoring opportunities from Ronaldo, Diogo Jota and Bernardo Silver going begging.

Raphael Guereiro opened Portugal’s account with his powerful strike heavily defected into the back of the net six minutes to time. Ronaldo converted a penalty three minutes after before completing his brace in the stoppage time.

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The 5 time ballon d’or winner is in the class of his own after becoming the first player to play in five European championships.

His attention now is on Iranian striker Ali Daei’s all-time record of 109 international goals having scored 106.

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Kotoko Legend declares Hearts Coach as the best in Ghana.

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Former Asante Kotoko and Black Stars midfielder Agyemang-Badu declares Hearts coach, Samuel Boadu as the best in Ghana.

Former Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu is full of praise for Hearts of Oak coach Samuel Boadu, insisting he is the best in the country.

Boadu has led the Phobians to the top of the table after taking over as head coach in March, overseeing a run that includes seven games without defeat.

The former Medeama gaffer has won nine games, drawn two, and lost two and could be the man to lead the Phobians to their first title in ten years.

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Over the weekend, Hearts defeated Medeama to take a three-point lead at the summit.


”Hearts of Oak head coach. Best in the country for now. He dey worry, herrr what a coach” Agyemang Badu said in a Facebook post after the match.

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Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu is a staunch Asante Kotoko fan and has been keenly following the title race since returning to Ghana.

The former Udinese player has reiterated his desire to return to the club one day to finish his unfinished business with them.

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The porcupine warrior overcame the scare from Inter Allies to win in the five goal thriller.
Hearts and Kotoko are tied at the top with five games to spare.


It is widely anticipated that the match between the two sides on July 4 at Accra Sports Stadium will decide who wins this year’s championship.

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Bullion van attack at James Town: IGP directs CID to take over investigation.


The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), has directed the Director-General, Criminal Investigation Department to take over investigations into circumstances leading to the killing of a police officer and a bystander during an attack on a bullion van at Adedenkpo, a suburb of James Town, Monday.

The driver of the van also sustained injuries and was admitted at the Korle-bu Teaching Hospital for treatment.

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A press release signed by the Director of Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, Superintendent of Police (SP), Sheila Abayie-Buckman stated that crime scene experts have visited the scene and are going through the necessary procedures to aid in the investigations.

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“Preliminary investigation shows that unidentified armed men on a number of motorbikes crossed the bullion van which was on a pay/collection errand at about 11:00 hours and shot at the police officer who was on escort duty on the van, killing him instantly.”


“The armed men also fired sporadically in the air and on the driver, who sustained gunshot wounds and is responding to treatment. A hawker was also killed by the armed men when one of two ladies on the bullion van stepped out of the van and run towards the deceased seller’s direction,” parts of the statement read.
Meanwhile, the ladies on the bullion van, both tellers of Mon-tran, escaped unhurt but were sent to the hospital to be treated for trauma, the statement added.

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The law enforcement agency called on the general public to assist in the investigation by calling their toll lines 191 or 18555 with any information they have on the incident.


The statement said the IGP, James Oppong-Boanuh also reminded the Association of Bankers to provide fortified armoured vehicles for carting currencies by the end of June 2021 as earlier agreed with the Ghana Police Service.

Failure to do so, the police stated that they will withdraw their officers for escort duties.

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2020/21 Ghana Premier League: Week 29 Match Report – Inter Allies 2-3 Asante Kotoko

Asante Kotoko SC got back to level pegging with Hearts of Oak at the summit of the Ghana Premier League after beating Inter Allies FC on Monday in a round 29 fixture.

The Fabulous club recorded a 3-2 victory over the relegation threatened side to keep their title hopes intact.

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Evans Adomako and Andrews Kwadwo Appau scored their maiden goals in the league for the Kotoko to ensure they claim all three points.

Allies trainer Felix Aboagye made only one change to the team that lost 1-0 to Legon Cities FC in the last round at the Accra Sports Stadium.

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Youngster Andy Okpe replaced Samuel Armah in the starting lineup with Emmanuel Agyemang Badu also starting against his former club.

Mariano Barreto made three alterations to the Kotoko squad that pipped AshantiGold SC 1-0 in the Ashanti derby last week in Obuasi.

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Habib Mohammed returned from suspension to replace Wahab Adams in the starting lineup.

Razak Abalora and Abdul Ganiu Ismail also returned from the Black Stars camp to earn starting places for the Porcupine Warriors.

Striker Adomako was handed his first start in the Red shirt as he took the place of Ibrahim Osman in the team.

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Kotoko opened the scoring of the match in the 26th minute after Emmanuel Gyamfi connecting a headed pass from Adomako.

Allies levelled matters in the 39th minute when Alex Aso scored from close range after he was set up by Nafiu Sulemana.

Adomako restored Kotoko’s lead with three minutes to halftime as Gyamfi turned the provider with a low cross from the left to set him up.

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Allies levelled proceedings again in the 63rd minute through Okpe but that didn’t last long as the Porcupine Warriors got their noses in front once more in the 71st minute.

Young defender Appau connected a pass from Brazilian playmaker Fabio Gama dos Santos to slot in the match winner.

Kotoko are now on 53 points with only goals difference separating them and the Phobians.