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Ashantigold CAF CC Opponents RS Berkane Arrive In Ghana

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A 38-man contingent from Renaissance Sportive Berkane from Morroco have arrived in the country to face Obuasi AshantiGold in the first round first leg of the 2019/2020 Confederation Cup group stage qualifier to be played at the Len Clay Stadium on Saturday.

The team made up of 18 players, 7 technical staff and 13 officials flew into the country yesterday dawn via a Royal Air Maroc flight and later flew to Kumasi to lodge at the Golden Tulip Hotel.

Nicknamed “The Oranges”, the Moroccans who are the current Confederation Cup runners-up after losing the last edition of the tournament in May this year to Egyptians giants SC Zamalek 5-3 on penalties after a 1-1 aggregate over two legs, is expected to stay in Kumasi until Friday morning when they leave for Obuasi on for the game.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.com. He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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