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Joel Matip

Liverpool withdraw Matip from squad

January 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Liverpool withdrew Cameroonian Joel Matip from their squad to face Manchester United on Sunday because they are unsure about his international clearance. Matip, 25, was named in Cameroon’s preliminary squad for this month’s Africa Cup...

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Jeffrey Schlupp

DONE DEAL: Crystal Palace sign Jeffrey Schlupp

January 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Crystal Palace have signed Ghanaian international Jeffrey Schlupp from Leicester City for an initial £9m on a four-and-a-half-year contract in a deal that could be worth up to £12m. Ghana international Schlupp has rarely featured...

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Franck Kessie

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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Amrabat

Morocco’s Amrabat ruled out of AFCON

January 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Morocco international Nordin Amrabat has been ruled out of the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon after failing to recover from an ankle injury. The Watford winger will be replaced in the Morocco squad for...

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obi-mikel

DONE DEAL: Obi Mikel joins Tianjin TEDA

January 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi has passed his medical and signed for Chinese Super League side Tianjin TEDA from English Premier League giants Chelsea. A picture was shared on Chinese website Webo of former Chelsea...

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riyad mahrez

Mahrez crowned African Player of the Year 2016

January 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Algeria and Leicester forward Riyad Mahrez has been crowned the Confederation of African Football’s player of the year award for 2016. Mahrez, 25, who inspired Leicester to the Premier League title, is already the English...

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Kouassi Eboue

AFSTZ: Kouassi Eboue set for Celtic medical

January 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Scottish champions Celtic have agreed a fee in the region of £3m with Krasnodar for Ivorian midfielder Kouassi Eboue. The player has arrived in Glasgow for talks and to undergo a medical as the Scottish...

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Wilfred Ndidi

AFSTZ: Leicester sign Ndidi

January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leicester City have confirmed that an agreement has been reached with KRC Genk for the permanent transfer of Wilfred Ndidi.  The Nigerian international midfielder, 20, has agreed personal terms, undergone a medical and will sign...

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Sunday Oliseh

Oliseh appointed coach of Fortuna Sittard

December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The former Nigeria coach and captain, Sunday Oliseh, has been appointed as head coach of the Dutch second tier club Fortuna Sittard. Oliseh, who stood down as Super Eagles coach ten months ago, previously played...

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Emmanuel Eboue

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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