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Waris dropped as Grant names final 23

January 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ghana coach Avram Grant has named his final 23-man squad for the 2017 African Cup of Nations to be played in Gabon in a fortnight. Schalke 04 forward Bernard Tekpetey and AIK Stockholm midfielder Ebenezer...

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Schlupp left out of Ghana AFCON squad

January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leicester City’s Ghanaian midfielder Jeff Schlupp was expected to be named in Ghana’s squad for Gabon 2017. Ghana coach Avram Grant named a provisional 26-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon on...

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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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Gabon name final AFCON 2017 squad

December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the cast for Gabon as the hosts became the first team to name their final 2017 Africa Cup of Nations squad. The team captain and Borussia Dortmund star will lead the home...

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Eboue: ‘I wanted to kill myself’

December 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ex-Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has told the Daily Telegraph his one-year ban from football following a contractual dispute with a former agent has left him feeling suicidal. Eboue, 33, was suspended by FIFA from all...

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Ryad Boudebouz to miss AFCON 2017

December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Algeria Montpellier midfielder Ryad Boudebouz looks set to miss next month’s Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon with a knee injury. The 26-year-old’s French club Montpellier have announced he will be out for several weeks...

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Mahrez wins BBC African POTY

December 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Algerian Riyad Mahrez has been crowned the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2016. The BBC award involved fans from across the world voted for the Algeria and Leicester midfielder ahead of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Andre...

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Romai to kit out Senegal

December 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The FSF (Senegalese Football Federation) on Monday will officially unveil Romai as it’s new technical supplier for the national football teams of Senegal. The United Arab Emirates brand has agreed a partnership for the next...

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Matip to miss AFCON?

December 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cameroon star Joel Matip has reassured Liverpool that he has no intention of playing for Indomitable Lions in next month’s Africa Cup of Nations. Indomitable Lions boss Hugo Broos was on a mission to convince...

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Sakho could be sidelined for a month

November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

West Ham and Senegal international striker Diafra Sakho could be out for four weeks with a hamstring problem the club has confirmed. The 26-year-old scored in the 1-1 draw at Manchester United in only his...

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