Zaha opts for Ivory Coast

November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has submitted a request to FIFA to swap his international allegiance from England to the Ivory Coast the West African federation has announced. Abidjan-born Zaha grew up in England and...

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Aurier accepts Drogba advice

November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Didier Drogba has told Serge Aurier to clean up his act and the defender claims he will listen to the former Ivory Coast captain. Serge Aurier says he welcomed the advice of Didier Drogba over...

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West Ham have completed the signing of Swansea and Ghana forward Andre Ayew for a club record fee of £20.5m. The former Marseille man scored 12 Premier League goals for Swansea last season after join...

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Gabon to appoint new coach

July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Gabon Football Federation have announced they will appoint a new coach on 30 July. The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations hosts are seeking to fill the role made vacant when Portuguese coach Jorge Costa...

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Nigeria’s Stephen Keshie dies

June 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigerian football great Stephen Okechukwu Keshi died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo state, TheCable confirmed. The former international football player and coach had lost his wife of 33 years,...

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Nigeria fined for overcrowding

May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Nigeria Football Federation has been fined US$5,000 for overcrowding at its Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kaduna against Egypt on 25 March. It is one of several sanctions handed out by the Confederation...

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Ekeng dies following on-pitch collapse

May 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dinamo Bucharest and Cameroon midfielder Patrick Ekeng has died aged 26 of a suspected heart attack after collapsing on the pitch. Ekeng fell to the floor in the 70th minute of a televised Romanian league...

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Iwobi earns new contract at Arsenal

April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Alex Iwobi has been handed a new long-term deal by Arsenal following his impressive performance for the past few games. According to reports in England, the 19-year-old has agreed a new contract that will see...

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Adebayor return a boost for Togo

March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Togo striker Emmanuel Adebayor has ended his self-imposed exile from the Hawks and could feature in his country’s clash with Tunisia on Tuesday. The 32-year-old has not appeared for Togo since June 2015. He had...

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Alex Iwobi suffers food poisoning

March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Arsenal’s Nigerian midfielder Alex Iwobi has been forced out of training with Nigeria after suffering from food poisoning, Nigeria coach Samson Siasia has confirmed. Iwobi, 19, was struck down after eating a salad with the...

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