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Konate

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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Serge Gakpe

ROUND-UP: Africans in Serie A – Week 8

October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was back to Serie A action after the international break and Mohammed Salah and Togolese attacker Serge Gakpe were in goalscoring form for their respective clubs. Below is a wrap by Africa Football Shop‘s...

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Yaya Toure

African Player of the Year nominees announced

October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The nominees for the Confederation of African Football’s African Player of the Year Award have been announced this week. Manchester City midfielder and former Ivory Coast international Yaya Toure is a clear favourite for the...

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Papiss-Cisse

Cisse partakes in voodoo ritual

October 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse took part in a voodoo-style ritual after his fine form early in his Magpies career came to a halt. The 30-year-old Senegal international is understood to have looked for help...

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Hector Cuper

Cuper selects 25 for double header

October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hector Cuper has called up 25 players for Egypt’s friendlies against Senegal and Zambia.</h3? Egypt play Senegal on October the 8th and Zambia three days later on the 11th. six foreign-based players have been called...

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Idrissa Gueye unveiled at Aston Villa's Bodymoor Heath training ground.

Africans back for Villa-Liverpool clash

September 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood was happy to welcome back Idrissa Gueye and Adama Traore following respective injuries to the African duo. Villa head to Anfield to face Liverpool on Saturday afternoon, with neither side...

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Aubameyang

ROUND-UP: Africans in Bundesliga – Week 5

September 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The shocker of Bundesliga match day five was served off-field as Ibrahima Traore’s coach Lucien Favre resigned as the head coach at Borrusia Monchengladbach. Last season’s Bundesliga best gaffer was left with no option with...

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Kalidou Koulibaly

Koulibaly happy at Napoli despite interest

September 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kalidou Koulibaly’s agent insists he is happy at Napoli, despite interest from the Premier League and Bundesliga. The 24-year-old has made just 28 league appearances for the club since arriving in June 2014, and has...

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Anthony Ujah

ROUND-UP: Africans in Bundesliga – Week 4

September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The usual heated pre-match rumbling was replaced by a soft-hearted humane one as all 18 clubs in the German Bundesliga fashioned a way to accommodate refugees, this didn’t deter the competitiveness. The African players, most...

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Gueye

Gueye injury scare for Villa

September 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye is to undergo a scan on a hamstring injury sustained during his country’s 2-0 victory over Namibia. The 25-year-old has took former fans’ favourite Fabian Delph’s place in the Aston Villa...

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