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Egypt to face Senegal at the grand finale of AFCON 2021

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Egypt has qualified to the finals of the AFCON 2021 as the Pharaohs beats Cameroon today in a penalty shootout during a tough semi-final match.

Mohammed Salah

The match which ended in a goalies after the total ninety minutes of play saw the defeat of the host nation during penalty shootouts after the extra time.

During the penalty shootout, Egypt won by three (3) goals to one (1) against Cameroon.

Liverpool talisman Mohamed Salah will go up against Reds team-mate Sadio Mane in the final of this year’s Africa Cup of Nations after Egypt overcame the challenge posed by Cameroon in their last-four clash on Thursday evening. The Pharaohs will face Senegal for the coveted trophy on Sunday in a match that will see two of the Premier League’s best wingers go head-to-head for continental glory.

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A sad incident which occurred during the full time of play was when Egyptian coaches Carlos Queiroz and Roger De Sà suffered red and yellow cards respectively during the second half of the match.

The second semi-final match of 2021 African Cup of Nations between Egypt and host nation Cameroon has proven to be one of the toughest matches in the tournament so far.

The Pharaohs of Egypt led by team captain Mohammed Sala were poised and highly optimistic to qualify to face Senegal in the grand finale but the host nation, Cameroon  really proved to be unstoppable as the team also yearned to  win the tournament to make their newly elected FA President Samuel Eto’o proud.

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Before the ninety minutes of play, Gambian referee Victor Gomes gave the Egyptian National team coach Carlos Queiroz red card which sent him off the pitch.

Carlos Queiroz’s red card was followed with a yellow card which was issued to his assistant Roger De Sà.

Before this semi-final match, the Egyptian Football Federation protested against the Gambian referee who was chosen to officiate the match.

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Regardless of these red and yellow cards issued  to the Egyptian coaches, the Pharaohs managed to win during a penalty shootout.

Egypt will be facing Senegal on Sunday, 6th February, 2022 for the final match of the AFCON 2021. This is going to be a tough match between Mohammed Sala and Sadio Mane.

The sports team at Sintim Media will be bring you all the updates come Sunday.

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17year old JHS Graduate, Prince Tawiah From Breman Kuntanase Wins AOB Easter Marathon 2022

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17year old JHS Graduate, Prince Tawiah From Breman Kuntanase Wins AOB Easter Marathon 2022

Young Ghanaian fast-rising Athlete, Prince Tawiah has emerged as the overall champion at the maiden edition of the Asikuma Odoben Brakwa Easter Marathon.

Prince Tawiah, Winner of AOB Easter Marathon 2022

The 17year old Junior High School graduate from the Breman Kuntanase in the Asikuma Odoben Brakwa District of Central Region is a former student of the Breman Kuntanase Salvation Army Basic & JHS.

The winner of the Marathon race, Prince Tawiah completed the 16Kilometer distance from Breman Fosuansa to Breman Asikuma Roundabout within 44Minutes, 46 Seconds.

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The maiden edition of the Asikuma Odoben Brakwa Easter Marathon had about 70 Athletes participating in the race.

Prince Tawiah – Winner

Out of the 70 participants, Prince Tawiah from Breman Kuntanase won the ultimate prize and took home a cash of GHC 500, a silver medal and a certificate.

Emmanuel Okyere – 1st Runner Up

Emmanuel Okyere from Breman Brakwa who happens to be an old student of Odoben SHS completed the 16Kilometer distance within 45minutes, 33 seconds and emerged as the 1st Runner up securing the second position with a cash prize of GHC 350, a silver medal and a certificate.

Ishmael Tawiah – 2nd Runner Up

Ishmael Tawiah, a 21 year old man from Breman Brakwa took 2nd Runner Up or the third position and won a cash prize of GHC 250, a medal and a certificate.

Magdalene Akotia – 4th Position 

Magdalene Akotia from Breman Kuntanase and a student of Breman Asikuma Senior High School who secured the 1st position in the women division and placed Fourth in the overall marathon after completing the 16 kilometer distance within 46minutes, 17seconds. She took home a cash prize of GHC 150, a silver medal and a certificate.

Godfred Aseidu – 5th Position 

19year old fast-rising athlete from Breman Asikuma, Godfred Asiedu placed fifth in the race after completing the 16Kilometer distance within 46minutes, 56seconds. He also took home a cash prize of GHC100, a silver medal and a certificate.

All the remaining 65 participants having completed the 16Kilometer marathon race took home a certificate of achievement.

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Hon. Emmanuel Adjei Domson and the organizing Team.

The Easter Marathon is one of Hon. Emmanuel Adjei Domson’s Sporting Initiatives which seek to unearth talented Athletes to represent the district at the regional level, National and the Olympics.

Another motive of the Marathon is to foster unity among constituents and also project the District positively for national attention.

The maiden edition of the AOB Easter Marathon event was proudly sponsored by Hon. Emmanuel Adjei Domson, 2020 NPP Parliamentary candidate.

The event had other benevolent support from Mrs Winifred Abaidoo-Ayin, Mr. Francis Benyin, Mr. Yaw Danso N & K Beverages, Nkunim Pharmacy, the Police Service and the Ghana Ambulance Service.

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Official Media partners for the maiden edition of the Marathon include; Hope FM, Sintim Media, Favour Link, Shaddest Studio, Afrikaba Media, Sintim TV, GeoTour, Cape 360, Bremanman TV and Tutu TV.

https://www.facebook.com/AOBMarathon/

Story By: Bismark Botchwey, Sintim

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