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AFSTZ: Sako joins Palace on free transfer

August 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Crystal Palace have completed the signing of former Wolverhampton Wanderers winger Bakary Sako on a free transfer. The news of the deal has apparently left West Brom boss Tony Pulis fuming, according to The Mirror, as...

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AFSTZ: Nigerian duo to join Hull

August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hull City are set to confirm the signings of Nigerians Chuba Akpom and Moses Odubajo from Arsenal and Brentford respectively. The duo were to undergo medicals on Monday, before completing their transfers, as Hull look...

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AFSTZ: Tractor Boys to sign Toure

August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy has confirmed the club will sign forward Larsen Traore following his trail with the club. The 31-year-old featured in a number of friendlies for the Tractor Boys during pre-season and...

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AFSTZ: Gestede completes Villa switch

August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aston Villa have completed the signing of Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede on a five-year contract. The Benin international has been targeted by a number of Premier League clubs in recent months, but Villa have...

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AFSTZ: Gestede to undergo Villa medical

July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede is to undergo a medical at Aston Villa, ahead of a £6 million move from the Championship club. Villa are desperate to bolster their attacking options, following the £32.5 million...

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AFSTZ: Bamba completes permanent Leeds move

June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leeds United have completed the permanent signing of Ivory Coast international Sol Bamba from Palermo. The 30-year-old has signed a two-year deal with the option for a third, having joined the club on loan in...

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AFSTZ: Odelusi in demand at Wigan

June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wigan Athletic are pursuing the signing of Nigerian Bolton Wanderers winger Sanmi Odelusi in their bid to return to the Championship. The 22-year-old has failed to hold down a regular place in Bolton’s squad in...

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Adomah: Job half done

May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Middlesbrough winger Albert Adomah insists his side must stay focused, if they are to win promotion to the Premier League. The Ghana international, 27, scored late in Middlesbrough’s comfortable 3-0 home win over Brentford, to...

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After 3,312 Football League fixtures Africa Football Shop’s Football League correspondent Liam Chambers presents the African Football League Team of the Year for 2014/15. As with any team of the season selection, there have been highly...

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Football League African Round-up

May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

A dramatic final weekend of Football League action of the 2014/15 season saw Africans involved in promotion tussles and relegations battles. Wolverhampton Wanderers at home to already-relegated Millwall witnessed a hat-trick of African goals for the...

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