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Ivory Coast twice came from behind to draw 2-2 with Democratic Republic of Congo in their second Group C game at the Africa Cup of Nations on Friday. Neeskens Kebano’s brilliant strike and Junior Kabananga’s...

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Afobe pulls out of AFCON

January 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe has spoken about his decision to stay with the Cherries and not go to this month’s Africa Cup of Nations with DR Congo. The 23-year-old was selected in DR Congo’s provisional...

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Bolasie facing months on sidelines

December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Everton have confirmed that DR Congo winger Yannick Bolasie will require surgery on what they describe as a “serious” injury to his knee. The 27-year-old was substituted in the 68th minute of Sunday’s 1-1 Premier...

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Everton confirm Bolasie capture

August 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Democratic Republic of Congo winger Yannick Bolasie is a blue after completing his move from Crystal Palace to Merseyside club Everton. Everton confirmed the capture of Bolasie on a a five-year contract on Tuesday after...

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Afobe named in DR Congo squad

March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

London-born Benik Afobe has been given his first DR Congo call-up, turning down the chance to represent England. The former Arsenal man admitted that if he was to lack opportunities with the Three Lions senior...

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Victor Moses pulls out of friendlies

October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Victor Moses has pulled out of Nigeria’s friendly matches against DR Congo and Cameroon which are scheduled to be played this week in Belgium. Moses informed the Nigeria Football Federation on Sunday that he has...

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FEATURE: The Africans that got away

September 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

While many Africans chose to represent their country of birth, others have chosen to represent countries off the continent. With the first international break of the season underway, Africa Football Shop picks ten players and...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in La Liga – week 2

September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was a great weekend for Isaac Success, El-Arabi and Cedric Bakambu as they found the net for their respective clubs in the Spanish La Liga. Here’s a comprehensive review of performances of the continent’s...

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DONE DEAL: Bakambu signs for Villarreal

August 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Villarreal have acquired the services of DR. Congo striker Cédric Bakambu from Bursapor on a five-year deal. The 24 year-old born in Vitry-sur-Seine, France featured for youth teams of the European country but on March...

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AFSTZ: Roma considering M’Poku transfer

June 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

AS Roma are considering a move for Cagliari’s Paul-Jose M’Poku who is yet to join the Serie A club on a permanent basis. The 23-year-old DR Congo international is still yet to join the Serie...

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