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ROUND-UP: World Cup 2018 qualification

November 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A late comeback by Senegal earned them a point away to Madagascar, thanks to an 80th-minute strike by Southampton winger Sadio Mane. The Teranga Lions took a shock 2-0 setback when Faneva Andriatsima and Njiva Rakotoharimalala...

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ROUND-UP: Sunday’s AFCON 2017 Qualifiers

September 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The road to AFCON 2017 continued on Sunday with Africa’s top-ranked team Algeria and champions Ivory Coast all in action. Africa Football Shop‘s comprehensive round-up on Sunday’s round of AFCON 2017 qualifier’s below. Algeria secured...

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FEATURE: The Africans that got away

September 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

While many Africans chose to represent their country of birth, others have chosen to represent countries off the continent. With the first international break of the season underway, Africa Football Shop picks ten players and...

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Cape Verde stun Portugal

April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cape Verde condemned Portugal to a 2-0 defeat at Estadio Antonio Coimbra da Mota, their first defeat against an African nation since 1986. Fernando Santos’ fresh 11 named for the clash meant Ballon d’Or winner...

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Group B: Draw enough for Tunisia and DR Congo

January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

DR Congo and Tunisia both advanced to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after 1-1 stalemate in their final Group B game in Bata. Truth be told, the final matches in the group...

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REPORT: DR Congo 1 Cape Verde 1

January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Democratic Republic of Congo and Cape Verde played out a dire 0-0 draw in Group B’s second match of the day. It was a game low on action, with neither side able to produce...

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PREVIEW: Cape Verde vs. DR Congo

January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cape Verde play DR Congo at the Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín stadium after both teams took a point from their opening matches. Despite making only their second appearance at the continental showpiece, the coach of...

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REPORT: Tunisia 1 Cape Verde 1

January 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Heldon Ramos equalised for Cape Verde from the penalty spot and salvaged a point against Tunisia in the second match in Group B in their Africa Cup of Nations opener. Mohamed Ali Moncer put the...

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PREVIEW: Tunisia vs. Cape Verde

January 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

At 1900 GMT Tunisia and Cape Verde will kick-off the second Group B match at the Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín. The result of the match between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo will already...

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Why Djaniny is the One To Watch For Cape Verde

January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

After making his international debut in late 2011, Jorge Djaniny has been impressive for Cape Verde and was pivotal in their AFCON qualifiers. With a growing squad that are just climbing the elite ladder of...

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