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Gyan joins Sunderland for record fee

Sunderland have landed Ghana World Cup star Asamoah Gyan on a four-year deal for a club-record fee.

Album: Various Artists, Afro-Beat Airways (Analog Africa)

Much of our early knowledge of African musical heritage was due to the work of EMI in places such as Nigeria and South Africa, and that of the French labels operating in territories such as Senegal and Algeria.

'Illegal immigrants' held in nursing home raid

Thirteen suspected illegal immigrants have been detained following a raid at a nursing home, the UK Border Agency (UKBA) said today.

Invasion of the zombies: Horror fans turn to the living dead

Cinemas across the UK are about to be invaded by legions of shambling, catatonic, bug-eyed creatures. Fortunately, most will be on-screen. The zombie film, long thought dead and rotting in television's graveyard slots, has been reanimated.

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Manager defends Suarez over handball that helped team reach tonight's semi-final

Brian Viner: Alan Shearer seems to possess all the tactical insight of Sybil Fawlty

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New 'hand of god' row: Ball crossed the line, say Ghana

Uruguay's striker Luis Suarez last night escaped an extended two-game ban for the deliberate handball which denied Ghana a first African place in the World Cup semi-finals and has declared that he now possesses "the hand of God".

Africa bows out after Uruguay make Gyan and Ghana pay harsh penalty

Uruguay 1 Ghana 1 (Aet: Uruguay win 4-2 on penalties)

Heartbreak for Ghana after penalty shoot-out

Uruguay 1 Ghana 1 (after extra time, Uruguay win 4-2 on penalties)

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Man-for-man ratings from Soccer City stadium in Johannesburg

World Cup: Uruguay v Ghana Live!

Follow the latest developments in the second quarter-final of the day plus join in with your comments and catch the latest score.

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South Africa take the Black Stars to heart in their bid for history

Uruguay v Ghana: 7.30pm, Johannesburg, ITV1

Ghana ready to make World Cup history

Ghana Football Association president Kwesi Nyantakyi believes the Black Stars are ready to make World Cup history.

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