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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Jonathan Mensah

DONE DEAL: Mensah joins Columbus Crew

January 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

MLS side Columbus Crew SC today announced that it has acquired 26-year-old Ghanaian international defender Jonathan Mensah who joins as a Designated Player via a Discovery Signing. Mensah is a two-time FIFA World Cup veteran...

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kei kamara

DONE DEAL: Kamara joins New England

May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sierra Leone’s Kei Kamara has been traded by Columbus Crew to MLS rivals New England Revolution in the USA. The move comes just days after Kamara was suspended for an on-field spat with team-mate Frederico...

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DONE DEAL: Baah joins NY Red Bulls

February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

MLS side New York Red Bulls have completed the transfer of Ghanaian defender Gideon Baah from Finnish side HJK Helsinki. Baah, 24, has experience in both the UEFA Champions League and Europa League, and made...

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Transfer deadline Jan 2016

African Transfers: Deadline Day LIVE!

February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A list of all the completed moves by African players on the final day of the January transfer deadline day. Follow the round-up of the comings and goings LIVE! Ikechukwu Uche – Tigres UANL to...

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Drogba linked with Bologna switch

November 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Montreal Impact striker Didier Drogba is being tempted with a three-month loan switch to Serie A’s relegation-threatened Bologna. Drogba is free to leave the club next month, during the MLS off-season, to play more games and...

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Didier Drogba

AFSTZ: Chicago Fire increase Drogba offer

July 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Chicago Fire have increased their contract offer to former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba, according to reports on Tuesday. Africa Football Shop sources confirmed last week that Chigago fire had offered Drogba an 18-month contract...

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dominic oduro

ROUND-UP: Africans in MLS Week 19

July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Africans in MLS had a poor run over the weekend in week 19 as Kekuta Manneh, Kei Kamara, Fanendo Adi all failed to find the back of the net for the their respective clubs. Here’s...

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Kei Kamara, C.J Sapong and Darlington Nagbe appear in MLS week 17 team of the week. Here’s AFS MLS correspondent’s round-up of Africans in the MLS week 16 & 17. US-born Ghanaian C.J Sapong was...

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Didier Drogba

AFSTZ: No Marseille return for Drogba

June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has ended speculation he could join former Ligue 1 club Marseille this summer. The former Ivory Coast international announced last season that he would leave Stamford Bridge this summer for more game...

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