Foreign Titbits 

Alisson not a Liverpool target despite reports of £57.5m offer

Liverpool have no plans to bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson this summer, according to Sky sources. Reports emerged on Monday that Liverpool were preparing a formal offer of £57.5m but Sky Sports News understands that is not the case. Roma’s £80m valuation of the Brazil No 1 had put off Liverpool and Sky Sports News reported last month the Premier League club were unlikely… Read More
Local Sports 

Kwadwo Asamoah speaks on Cristiano Ronaldo’s move to Juventus

Ghana midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah has hailed Juventus signing of Cristiano Ronaldo, insisting that it is good for Italian football. The five-time Ballon D’or winner joined the Bianconeri from Real Madrid for €112 million, putting him in the bracket of the four most expensive players of all time. His arrival to Italy has been greeted with several magnificent reactions as many… Read More
Local Sports 

Asamoah Gyan is Ghana’s ‘GOAT’ – Kojo Addae-Mensah

Chief Executive Officer of Databank Kojo Addae-Mensah believes Asamoah Gyan’s record in the FIFA World Cup makes him arguably the greatest Ghanaian player of all time.Gyan, 32, overtook Cameroon legend Roger Miller as Africa’s top scorer in World Cup history after he grabbed a consolation in Ghana’s 2-1 defeat to Portugal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil –… Read More
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Courtois blasts France victory as ‘shame for football’

Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois said his team’s defeat by France in the World Cup semifinals on Tuesday was a “shame for football”, criticising Didier Deschamps’s side for a defensive style of play. Centre-back Samuel Umtiti’s 51st-minute header from a corner gave France a 1-0 win, as they defended deep to close it out and reach a third World Cup final.… Read More
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Pogba dedicates France win to Thai cave survivors

Paul Pogba dedicated France’s World Cup semifinal win against Belgium to the 12 boys who survived a harrowing ordeal trapped underground in Thailand. The final five members of a young football team were rescued from a flooded Thai cave on Tuesday after spending 18 harrowing days trapped deep inside, completing an astonishing against-the-odds rescue mission that captivated the world. Elite… Read More