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REVEALED: Ten youngsters to watch at AFCON 2017

January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

This weekend marks the start of the 2017 AFCON, with the final squads having been announced and players now preparing for the start of the tournament in Gabon. Having last month looked into the highest...

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African deadline day transfers summer 2016

August 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Transfer Deadline Day is here again. The window officially closes at midnight on Wednesday 31 August 2016 across the top leagues around the world. We’ve got all the latest news, gossip and rumours of the...

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Algeria back on top of Africa

April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Algeria are back as Africa’s top team in Fifa’s ranking for April, while Cape Verde slip from the summit to sixth. Moving up from third to first, Algeria have re-established themselves, helped by a 7-1...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the EPL – Week 29

March 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Leicester City’s fairytale EPL form continued as star man Riyad Mahrez’s goal against Watford was enough to get take them five points clear at the top. Africa Football Shop‘s EPL correspondent Ravi Palawani reports all...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the EPL – Week 28

March 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

EPL sides returned to action midweek with Leicester still living the fairytale and champions Chelsea on a run of back to back victories for the first time this season. Africa Football Shop’s EPL correspondent reports...

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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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Chelsea face FIFA ban over Traore transfer

January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Premier League giants Chelsea have denied that they have broken any rules over the signing of Burkinabe Bertrand Traore. Speculation is mounting that the Stamford Bridge outfit could face a transfer ban from FIFA. FIFA...

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CAF AWARDS: AUBAMEYANG ENDS TOURE REIGN

January 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gabon and Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been crowned CAF African Player of the Year for the first time. The 26-year old beat Ivorian Yaya Toure and Ghana’s Andre Ayew to the crown, the...

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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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Africa’s big guns through to next round

November 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Africa’s big guns managed to avoid embarrassment and secure a spot in the third round of World Cup Qualifying. Egypt were 1-0 down on aggregate following an away defeat to Chad going into Tuesday’s return...

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