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Iwobi earns new contract at Arsenal

April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Alex Iwobi has been handed a new long-term deal by Arsenal following his impressive performance for the past few games. According to reports in England, the 19-year-old has agreed a new contract that will see...

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Okocha Jealous of Present Day PSG

March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigeria legend Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha has admitted he is jealous of the present-day PSG stars going by their quality and the financial power the club have now compared to when he was at the...

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The Nigeria Football Federation on Friday constituted the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for the 2016 Africa Beach Soccer Cup of Nations. Last February, Nigeria was handed the rights to host the Africa Beach Soccer Cup...

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African Transfers: Deadline Day LIVE!

February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A list of all the completed moves by African players on the final day of the January transfer deadline day. Follow the round-up of the comings and goings LIVE! Ikechukwu Uche – Tigres UANL to...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the EPL – Week 15

December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez grabbed the headlines with a superb hatrick to take Leicester to the top of the English Premier League. Africa Football Shop‘s EPL correspondent Ravi Pahalwani reviews all the action. Wilfried Bony had...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the EPL – Week 14

December 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Another great week for the African contingent in English Premier League with Yannick Bolasie grabbing the headlines. Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo put in a man of the match performance against Aston Villa at Villa Park...

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Africa’s WC qualifiers draw set for June

November 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The draw for the group stage of CAF qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place in Cairo on 24 June 2016, FIFA announced on their official website on Friday. Twenty nations have...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in Ligue 1 – Week 14

November 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ligue 1 returned for the first time since the international break and the atrocity of the terror attacks in Paris which, sadly, left 130 dead. Football is a game which unites and teams in the...

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Coach Le Roy quits Congo

November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Frenchman Claude Le Roy has quit as coach of the Republic of Congo after leading them to the third phase of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. The much travelled 67-year-old explained to AFP, after a...

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Bony, Kalou and Toure ruled out for Ivory Coast

November 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Forwards Wilfried Bony, Salomon Kalou and Thomas Toure have all been ruled out injured for Ivory Coast’s FIFA World Cup qualifying matches against Liberia on 13 and 17 November Ivory Coast face Liberia in a...

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