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Plea seals Nice triumph

December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two African players found the net as OGC Nice beat Caen 3-2 away from home. Nice came out on top in this Ligue 1 thriller. Togolese full-back Jordan Amavi opened the scoring for Nice just...

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AFCON 2015: Presenting Group D

December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

African giants Ivory Coast and Cameroon reunite in Group D at the AFCON 2015 finals, with Guinea and Mali making up the group. Les Elephants open Group D against Guinea in Malabo on 20 January, before Mali take...

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Traore decided on retirement

November 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Champions League winner Djimi Traore has revealed that he is retiring from football. In an intimate e-mail with the Guardian’s Nick Ames, ex-Liverpool defender has admitted that he is planning to retire from football. “I...

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Maiga brace not enough vs. PSG

November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mali striker Modibo Maiga hit twice from the penalty spot against Paris Saint-Germain, but it was not enough for Metz to secure a victory. A late Edinson Cavani winner thwarted Metz as they played out...

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Group Preview: Group B

November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Algeria have already sewn up qualification in Group B, guarding a 100 percent record with five wins from five. However, second place is very much up for grabs going into the final matchday. Ethiopia are out...

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Dicko leaves Mali camp

November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wolverhampton Wanderers forward Nouha Dicko has returned to England due to injury struggles. The Mali international is a doubt for Wolves’ weekend clash with Nottingham Forest in the Championship this weekend. He will also have...

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Group Review: Group B

November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Malawi gave themselves a chance of progressing to the 2015 Cup of Nations along with already-qualified Algeria after a 2-0 victory over Mali. Heading into the final round of games, Group B remains open after...

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Serie A African Round-up

November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was another quiet weekend for African players in the Serie A over the weekend. Senegalese Boukary Dramé was on for 90 minutes as his side Atlanta played out a goalless draw against Saphir Taider’s...

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Keita scores as Roma cruise to victory

November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Former Mali international Seydou Keita was on target for AS Roma as they cruised to a 3-0 victory over helpless Torino in the Serie A. Rudi Garcia’s men proved to strong and prudent in front...

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Keita upbeat ahead Bayern clash

November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mali legend and AS Roma midfielder Seydou Keita says his club must ‘give everything’ to get a result against Bayern Munich. The 34-year-old believes the club must fight for the entire 90 minutes to avoid...

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