Monaco strike late at Bordeaux, Lyon cruise
Posted On Sunday, 11th August 2013
Monaco began their Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-0 win over Bordeaux, though the big-spending club left it late to secure the three points, while Lyon cruised to a 4-0 win over Nice and Valenciennes downed Toulouse 3-0.
Ivory Coast sealed their qualification to the 2014 Brazil FIFA World Cup finals after drawing 1-1 with Senegal in Casablanca on Saturday night.
Ebusua Dwarfs coach Professor Kwesi Mintah has distanced himself from reporting linking him to the Hearts of Oak job.
Kevin-Prince Boateng has predicted another win for Ghana in next Tuesday's World Cup playoff return leg against Egypt.
Nigeria beat Ethiopia 2-0 in Calabar on Saturday to pick one of the five African slots for the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil.
Asante Kotoko have been fined a total of US$ 1,000 (Gh¢ 2,000) for misconduct in the Ghana Premier League.
Watch Ghana President John Mahama receive briefing on the security situation in Cairo ahead of the World Cup playoff against Egypt.