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The Africa Football Shop team have compiled our list of must-follow Twitter accounts for the 2015 Cup of Nations.

This list features journalists, editors and former coaches, as well as nation-specific fan sites and official federation accounts. These Twitter pages will become your necessary reading material in the build-up to and outworking of the 2015 African Showpiece.

We’ve done the hard work and picked out the feeds that provide exclusive insight and comprehensive analysis.

The pundits listed here are all dedicated to covering the event from every angle to bring you the most in-depth and nuanced coverage.

Get it touch if there are any accounts that you believe ought to be added to this list: @Afrfootballshop

South Africa National Football Team

The Official Account for the South Africa National Football Team

Twitter: @BafanaBafana

Mansour Loum

Journalist: AfrikFoot, Senegalese

Twitter: @Mansour_Loum

AbelAnthony Abel

AFS contributor, Goal Ghana contributor, Focus FM, Ghanaian

Twitter: @AnthonyAbelJnr

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Mali Football

Account of MaliFootball.com, a site dedicated to Malian football

Twitter: @malifootball

Sulaiman Adebayo

Africa Football Shop: Cape Verde Correspondent

Twitter: @PoojaBlog

Fiifi Anaman

Ghanaian Football Specialist, Expert

Twitter: @fiifianaman

Allan Darren Allan Kyeyune

Africa Football  Shop: Mali Correspondent

Twitter: @AllanDarren


Gary Al-Smith

Journalist: SuperSport, BBC, CNN, New York Times, Al-Jazeera, Ghanaian

Twitter: @garyalsmith

Patrick Ansah

Africa Football Shop: Cameroon Correspondent

Twitter: @PatrekPatreken

Mutheliso Phiri

Zambian Football Expert

Twitter: @Mutheliso

Juliet Bawuah

Journalist: TV3, CAF Online, Ghanaian

Twitter: @julietbawuah

Solace Chukwu

AFS staff writer, Senegal Correspondent, African Football Weekly Podcast

Twitter: @Deldorisma

Joe Crann

Journalist: Soccer Laduma, English

Twitter: @YesWeCrann

Ed Dove

Editor: Africa Football Shop, Features Editor: Goal Nigeria, Features writer: Kick Off, Bleacher Report, English

Twitter: @Eddydove

James Ezimoha

AFS staff writer, Goal Nigeria features writer, African Football Weekly Podcast, Nigerian

Twitter: @JamesEzimoha

Claudia Ekai

Journalist: SuperSport, Kenyan

Twitter: @Claudshavin

Football Senegal

Official Account of the Senegal Football Federation

Twitter: @FootballSenegal

Freddie Gyan-Mante

Founder: TNC Africa, Ghanaian

Twitter: @Freddie_GH


 Nabil Djellit

Maghrebi football Expert, France Football, RFI

 Twitter: @Nabil_Djellit

 Solomon Fowowe

Africa Football Shop: DR Congo Correspondent

Twitter: @Tunepal

Sammie Frimpong

Goal Ghana, Ghanaian

Twitter: @Nan1Yaw

Richard Maguire

Editor: Kick Off, South African

Twitter: @KickOffMaggie

Ude Ikenna

Africa Football Shop: Algeria Correspondent

Twitter: @Ikenna_pato

Fecafoot Officiel

The Official Account of the Cameroon Football Federation

Twitter: @Fecafootofficie


Patrick Juillard

Editor: FootAfrica365.fr, French

Twitter: @PatrickJuillard


Steven Lavon

Editor: Africa Top Sports, Togolese

Twitter: @lasteven04

 Johnny McKinstry

Ex-Sierra Leone Coach

 Twitter: @johnnymckinstry

Sean Jacobs

Founder: Africa is a Country, Co-Founder: Football is a Country, South African

Twitter: @AfricasaCountry

 BBC Love Football

BBC Africa’s Account for the continent’s football

 Twitter: @bbclovefootball

Oluwada Lotfi

African Football Writer

Twitter: @OluwadaLotfi


Clint Roper

Editor: Soccer Laduma

Twitter: @SoccaClint

Ignat Manjoo

Editor: Goal South Africa, South African

Twitter: @IgnatManjoo

Mike Mills

Freelance Sports Journalist, Ghanaian

Twitter: @Soccerhene

Jake Meador

Africa Football Shop: Zambia Correspondent, Founder: The Inside Channel, Think Football

Twitter: @Inside_Channel

Maher Mezahi

Algerian Football Expert, Algerian

Twitter: @MezahiMaher

Abdul Musa

Sudanese Football Expert, African Football Weekly Podcast, Sudanese

Twitter: @PepJunior1

Zambia Football Association

Official Account of the Zambia Football Association

Twitter: @FAZFootball

Ryan Cooper

Editor: Kick Off Online

Twitter: @KickOffCooper

Narkortu Teye

Prince Narkortu Teye

AFS contributor, Just Football contributor, Ghanaian

Twitter: @TeyePrince

Oluwashina Okeleji

Journalist, broadcaster: BBC Sport, World Soccer, Al-Jazeera. Nigerian

Twitter: @Oluwashina

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 Michael Oti Adjei

Ghanaian Football for BBC Sport

 Twitter: @OtiAdjei

 Tolulope Olasoji

Africa Football Shop: Burkina Faso Corespondent

Twitter: @Tollexrism


Frank Simon

African Football Specialist, France Football

Twitter: @frank_simon

Nathan Quao

Journalist, Presenter: CITI FM, Ghanaian

Twitter: @nathanquao2211

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BBC Sport

 Twitter: @BBC_NickCavell


 Elliot Ross

Co-Founder: Football is a Country, Journalist: The Guardian

Twitter: @FutbolsaCountry

 John Bennett

BBC Sport

 Twitter: @JohnBennettBBC

 Theo Sakyi

Africa Football Shop: Tunisia Correspondent

Twitter: @TKSakyi

Ghana Football Association

Official Account of the Ghana Football Association

Twitter: @ghanafaofficial

Nii Ayitey Tetteh

Africa Football Shop: Ghana Correspondent

Twitter: @niithesoccerguy

 Filippo Ricci

 Gazzetta dello Sport

Twitter: @filippomricci

Masebe Qina

Journalist: Soccer Laduma, South African

Twitter: @MasebeQina

Mark Gleeson

The Godfather of African Football Journalism

Twitter: @markgleeson



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