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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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Villa to cash in on Jordan Ayew

January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Aston Villa are understood to be preparing for life in the Championship and have earmarked players for the exit door, including star man Jordan Ayew. Ayew is one of the club’s biggest earners—could be set...

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Nyom: Watford won’t feel pressure

December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Allan Nyom says Watford will not feel the pressure when they come up against the Premier League’s biggest sides over the next few weeks. The Hornets are set to face Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham and Manchester City...

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Adebayor rejected by Watford

September 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Free agent Emmanuel Adebayor has been denied the chance to train with the Watford squad as he looks to keep up his fitness levels. The 31-year-old is without a club after being released by mutual...

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AFSTZ: Watford target Doucoure

August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Newly-promoted Watford are targeting Rennes midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure to bolster their squad as they aim to avoid the drop this season. Doucoure, 22, was a target for Chelsea in January after some stand out performances,...

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AFSTZ: Gestede completes Villa switch

August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aston Villa have completed the signing of Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede on a five-year contract. The Benin international has been targeted by a number of Premier League clubs in recent months, but Villa have...

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DONE DEAL: Watford sign Allan Nyom

July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Premier League newcomers Watford have confirmed the signing of Cameroon full-back Allan Nyom on a four-year contract. The right-back will now join up with Quique Sanchez Flores’ squad on their pre-season training camp in Germany....

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AFSTZ: Watford enter foray for Max Gradel

July 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Watford are the second newly promoted Premier League club reported to be vying for the signature of St Etienne winger Max Gradel. The Hornets are preparing a bid to match the French club’s £7 million...

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AFSTZ: Promoted duo target Gestede

June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Newly-promoted Premier League sides Norwich City and Watford will battle it out for the signing of Blackburn Rovers’ Rudy Gestede. The Benin international, 26, is subject of interest from the former Championship sides, who won...

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Having helped guide their respective Championship sides to promotion, here is Africa Football Shop’s assessment on how the African trio may perform in the Premier League next season. Only three Africans realistically have the chance...

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