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FIFA president Gianni Infantino says Africa will get an additional two World Cup finals places should the tournament be expanded to 40 teams from 2026 Infantino proposed the expansion from 32 teams before he was...

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Algeria back on top of Africa

April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Algeria are back as Africa’s top team in Fifa’s ranking for April, while Cape Verde slip from the summit to sixth. Moving up from third to first, Algeria have re-established themselves, helped by a 7-1...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Francois Zoko was the standout man in the Football League this weekend, as his two goals earned Yeovil a very late comeback over Barnet. It was back to normal in the Football League this weekend,...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

December 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Championship saw two brothers’ clubs come face to face this weekend, while it was a African-packed game at Elland Road between Leeds United and Hull City. Leagues One and Two continued their FA Cup campaigns...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

November 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Africans were influential across the Football League this weekend, scoring goals and making vital saves for their respective sides. It’s fair to say that with the international break disrupting the Football League recently and Leagues...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in La Liga

November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Africans in La Liga returned to action over the weekend following the international break with Isaac Success and Zouhair Feddal’s goals guiding their respective sides to victory. Africa Football shop’s La Liga correspondent Enoch Fiifi Forson wraps...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the EPL – Week 13

November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The African stars were looking to return from where they left off as the Premier League resumed this week after the international break. The French national anthem was played before every game this week, a...

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Benjamin Moukandjo celebrates his consolation goal against PSG.

ROUND-UP: Africans in Ligue 1 – Week 14

November 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ligue 1 returned for the first time since the international break and the atrocity of the terror attacks in Paris which, sadly, left 130 dead. Football is a game which unites and teams in the...

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ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

November 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Championship returned to action this weekend following the international break and so did the goals, as Africans were involved in some high-scoring encounters. Mohamed Diame set up Shaun Maloney’s 73-minute equaliser, playing the Scotsman...

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Coach Le Roy quits Congo

November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Frenchman Claude Le Roy has quit as coach of the Republic of Congo after leading them to the third phase of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. The much travelled 67-year-old explained to AFP, after a...

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