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ROUND-UP: Africans in the EPL – Week 26

February 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Week 26 of the EPL saw a number of scorers from the African continent with Bertrand Traore putting his name in the history books as the first Burkina Faso scorer in the EPL. Africa Football...

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Feghouli goal up for UCL award

October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Algerian international Sofiane Feghouli’s goal which earned Valencia a win at Olympique Lyon has been nominated by UEFA for Champions League goal of match day two. Feghouli faces stiff competition from the likes of Luis...

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Kofi rues early Champions League exit

December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ghana and Malmo midfielder Enoch Adu Kofi has lamented his side’s early exit from the Champions League. Malmo came into this year’s Champion League tournament as Swedish champions, however, their exit from the elite competition...

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Wanyama misses Champions League

December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama says he misses the great European nights he had while at his former side Celtic. “Everyone wants to play in the Champions League and that is our aim. I played in...

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African players in UEFA Team of the Week

November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two African defenders have been rewarded for their fine mid-week performances by being named in UEFA’s Team of the Week. Chancel Mbemba scored twice for Anderlecht as the Belgian side bested Galatasaray. The Congolese defender...

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Beckenbauer slams Benatia

November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bayern Munich legend Franz Beckenbauer has criticised Mehdi Benatia following the defender’s Champions League red card. The Morocco stopper gave away a penalty and was shown a straight red card on 20 minutes in Bayern...

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Africa Football Shop’s Chief Editor Ed Dove spoke to Malmo FF’s Ghanaian midfielder Enoch Kofi Adu ahead of his side’s Champions League clash with Juventus. Adu has returned to Europe’s elite club competition older and...

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Gervinho fails to smuggle woman onto flight

November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

AS Roma forward Gervinho sensationally attempted to smuggle a woman onto a flight to Italy, after Ivory Coast’s final Cup of Nations qualifier. Sbnation claims the Ivory Coast forward had managed to bribe four members...

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Keita upbeat ahead Bayern clash

November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mali legend and AS Roma midfielder Seydou Keita says his club must ‘give everything’ to get a result against Bayern Munich. The 34-year-old believes the club must fight for the entire 90 minutes to avoid...

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Mikel to miss Maribor tie

November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chelsea have confirmed that Nigeria midfielder John Obi Mikel will be absent for their Champions League match with Maribor this evening. The Blues demolished the Slovenian champions 6-0 at Stamford Bridge in the first of...

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