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Mohamed Larbi

ROUND-UP: Africans in Ligue 1 – Week 12

November 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ghana international Abdul Majeed Waris made Ligue 1 headlines in week 12 with a horror-tackle in a fiery encounter between Guingamp and Lorient in a game which saw two Africans sent off. Africa Football Shop’s...

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Aubameyang

Liverpool reignite interest in Aubameyang

October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is keen to bring Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Anfield and will face competition from Paris Saint-Germain for his services. The 26-year-old is quickly becoming one of world football’s hottest attacking...

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Djilobodji

AFSTZ: Djilobodji to join Chelsea

September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Premier League Champions Chelsea are set to sign to sign FC Nantes defender Papy Djilobodji for £4 million. Blues boss Jose Mourinho has had to resign himself to the fact that Everton are refusing to...

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Abdennour

AFSTZ: Abdennour joins Los Che

August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tunisia international Aymen Abdennour has joined Spanish side Valencia on a five-year deal from Ligue 1 club AS Monaco for £22 million. The 26-year-old had been heavily linked with Premier League clubs including champions Chelsea,...

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Doucoure

AFSTZ: Watford target Doucoure

August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Newly-promoted Watford are targeting Rennes midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure to bolster their squad as they aim to avoid the drop this season. Doucoure, 22, was a target for Chelsea in January after some stand out performances,...

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Francois Kamano  grounded after turning in from a corner.

ROUND-UP: Africans in Ligue 1- Week 1

August 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guinea duo Abdoul Camara and Francois Kamano made the headlines as their goals helped their clubs to victories in the opening fixtures of the 2015-2016 Ligue 1 campaign. Africa Football Shop’s French football correspondent, Jamie...

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Max Gradel

AFSTZ: Bouremouth sign Gradel

August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bournemouth have completed the signing of Ivory Coast forward Max Gradel for £7 million from St Etienne. The one-time Cherries loanee has returned to the club on a permanent basis, having scored 17 goals in...

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Kante

AFSTZ: Kante joins Leicester

August 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leicester City have completed the signing of Caen midfielder N’Golo Kante on a four-year deal. The Foxes were having to fight off competition from West Ham before signing their target, who previously put off a...

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Samuel Umtiti.

Samuel Umtiti to extend Lyon stay

July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Lyon’s unwavering attempts to keep hold of Samuel Umtiti have been fruitful and the player will now put to bed speculation surrounding his future by penning a new deal at the Stade Gerland. AFS reported...

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Junior Tallo

AFSTZ: Lille coup Gadji Tallo

July 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

LOSC Lille have confirmed the signing of Gadji Tallo from Roma after the player completed his medical earlier this afternoon. The 22-year-old striker has joined Les Dogues on a four-year deal for a fee speculated...

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