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FEATURE: 8 African transfers that made headlines

February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The mid-season transfer window in European football has now closed, with teams having used the month of January to buy and sell players in order to strengthen their squads. A number of African players made...

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DONE DEAL: Gervinho moves to China

January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ivory Coast international Gervinho has completed his move from AS Roma to Hebei China Fortune FC in the Chinese Super League. The Ivory Coast international’s transfer has reportedly cost the Chinese club between €15 million...

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Africans in the Champions League – Matchday 3

October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Vincent Aboubakar scored his third goal in this year’s Champions League group stages, to help FC Porto to a 2-0 home win over Maccabi Tel Aviv. 37 minutes into the match Aboubakar met Miguel Layun’s...

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African Player of the Year nominees announced

October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The nominees for the Confederation of African Football’s African Player of the Year Award have been announced this week. Manchester City midfielder and former Ivory Coast international Yaya Toure is a clear favourite for the...

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AFSTZ: Gervinho linked with Galatasaray

July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Roma and Ivory Coast winger Gervinho has been linked with a move to Turkish giants Galatasaray. According to Italian newspaper La Gazetta dello Sport, the former Arsenal man Gervinho – has been offered out to...

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It was a great night for some Africans players in the second-leg ties of the last 32 of the Europa League. Africa Football Shop breaks down African players performance in the Europa League on Thursday...

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ROUND UP: Africans in Europa League

February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was a night of mixed results for African players in the last 32 of the Europa League first-leg ties. Africa Football Shop breaks down African players involvement in the Europa League on Thursday and...

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FIVE KEY BATTLES: Ivory Coast vs Ghana

February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we countdown to the biggest game on the African football calender, we assess the key battles that could have a telling effect between Ivory Coast and Ghana. Both sides will be vying for the...

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Why was Gervinho overlooked for CAF Award?

December 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The final shortlist for the African Footballer of the Year award for 2014 has been announced. Expectedly, it includes reigning champion Yaya Toure, as well as Nigeria captain Vincent Enyeama. You will recall that this is...

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Gervinho injured in Roma draw

December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

AS Roma forward Gervinho suffered a right ankle knock and limped off as his side was held by a visiting 10-man AC Milan in Serie A action at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday. The Cote...

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