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Adomah

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

December 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Football League played its last round of fixtures before Christmas and Albert Adomah was outstanding in Middlesbrough’s 3-0 away victory over Brighton, to keep them top of the Championship over Christmas. Bruno Ecuele Manga...

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Ikeme

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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Yussuf

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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Coulibaly

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Despite a lack of goals, several Africans were influential for their sides this weekend, as the Championship was out of action, due to the international break. In League One, Nicky Ajose scored Swindon Town’s second...

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Junior

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

November 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was a mixed weekend for Africans across the Football League, as they played their last round of fixtures for October. Chuba Akpom assisted Ahmed Elmohamady’s 19th-minute strike to give Hull City the lead away...

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Ogogo

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Despite plenty of African involvement in the Championship, it was the continent’s stars in League One and League Two who took the limelight. Tom Adeyemi could have given Leeds the lead before Shola Ameobi’s goal,...

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Aborah

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Notts County’s Stanley Aborah scored his first goal in English football this weekend, while Burnley’s Tendayi Darikwa returned from the Championship’s international break to perform heroics. Tendayi Darikwa denied a David Wheater header off the line, helping...

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Kaikai is the second African on loan to Cambridge this season from Crystal Palace, along with Ghana international Kwesi Appiah.

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football League

October 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Sullay Kaikai double earned Shrewsbury victory on Saturday, coming from two goals down to defeat Colchester 4-2 in League One. The Championship was out of action this weekend, due to the international break, so...

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Akpa Akpro

ROUND-UP: Africans in the Football league

September 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ahmed El Mohamady was instrumental in Hull City’s point against Blackburn Rovers while Jean Akpa Akpro’s brace sealed a win for Shrewsbury in League One. Prior to his assist, El Mohamady had threatened the goal...

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