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Lobi in group of death as they face 4 ex-African Champions

Lobi in group of death as they face 4 ex-African Champions

News December 29, 2018 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

Lobi Star has been drawn in the group of death as they battle three former African Champions of Wydad Casablanca, Mamelodi Sundowns and ASEC Mimosas in Group A of the 2019 Total CAF Champions League.
Ortom Boys will begin their group game

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Ahmad Ahmad Unwavering On 24-Team AFCON

Ahmad Ahmad Unwavering On 24-Team AFCON

Sport December 20, 2017 at 2:33 pm 0 comments

African football supremo Ahmad Ahmad insisted on Tuesday he is not backing down over plans to increase the AFCON from 16 to 24 teams despite Cameroon’s organisational struggles.

Back in August, world governing body FIFA appointed a committee to run crisis-hit Cameroonian football amid growing fears the country would

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CAF To Consider Nigerian Proposal For World Cup Friendlies

CAF To Consider Nigerian Proposal For World Cup Friendlies

Sport November 14, 2017 at 2:36 pm 0 comments

The Confederation of African Football will meet soon to discuss a proposal for African World Cup qualifiers to play friendlies during the FIFA window in March, a Nigerian official said Tuesday.
Nigeria, Senegal, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia will be Africa’s five flag bearers at Russia next year.
However, all five

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Morocco To Replace Kenya As CHAN Hosts

Morocco To Replace Kenya As CHAN Hosts

Sport October 15, 2017 at 5:25 pm 0 comments

Morocco will replace Kenya as hosts of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN), organisers announced Sunday.
The emergency committee of the African Football Confederation (CAF) met Saturday in Lagos and unanimously decided to give Morocco the green light ahead of Equatorial Guinea. A third candidate, Ethiopia, was not considered because

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CAF Moves To Increase AFCON Teams

CAF Moves To Increase AFCON Teams

News, Sport July 18, 2017 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) are planning to increase the number of participating teams at the Africa Cup of Nations from 16 to 24.
This was revealed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on their official website on Tuesday.
According to the NFF, CAF will decide on the plan

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Riyad Mahrez

Riyad Mahrez Wins BBC African Footballer Of The Year Award

Sport December 12, 2016 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

Algerian star, Riyad Mahrez, has been voted as the 2016 BBC African Footballer of the Year by fans from across the world.

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