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    Victor Moses named to AFP’s EPL Team of the Season

    AFP Sport’s London affiliate has announced its selection for Premier League Team of the Season, picking out the best players from English football. Only one African footballer made it onto the list: Victor Moses of Nigeria, currently playing for Chelsea. He was one of the bigger surprises on the list, after spending the last three […]

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    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wins Bundesliga Golden Boot

    Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finishes the Bundesliga season as the German league’s top scorer after a late penalty scored in Borussia Dortmund’s 4-3 victory over Werder Bremen. A goal in the 42nd minute by Aubameyang pushed him into a tie with Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski, and the penalty kick in the 89th minute got him […]

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    Trezeguet Warns Kylian Mbappe to Stay at Monaco

    Kylian Mbappe is a wanted man.  The French striker for Ligue 1 club AS Monaco is one of the hottest properties in the game following a blistering season for the principality club. The Express say Manchester United and Chelsea are keen on the teenage sensation with big bids expected in the summer and there are others […]

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    Champions League: African Players to Watch This Weekend

    The 2016–17 UEFA Champions League is the 62nd season of Europe’s premier club football tournament. The winners of the 2016–17 UEFA Champions League will qualify as the UEFA representative at the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates, and also earn the right to play against the winners of the 2016–17 UEFA […]

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    FIFA Under-20 World Cup: Ones To Watch Africa

    The 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup gets underway in South Korea later this week, the world’s best young players will take the stage for the biggest international tournament of their careers to date. ESPN released their Top 10 players to watch and included were these two young African talents. Patson Daka (Zambia) Tall forward striker 18-year-old Patson […]

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    Prince Albert II praises Monaco after Ligue 1 title

    Prince Albert II called Monaco’s Ligue 1 title “extraordinary”, in the middle of giving his reaction to the club’s 2-0 victory over Saint-Etienne that clinched the principality’s first French title since 2000. Thanks to goals from Kylian Mbappe and Valere Germain, Prince Albert II could say this after the game: “This group is extraordinary, talented […]

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    Three TP Mazembe loanees signed by Standard Liege

    Standard Liege made the transaction of triggering their option to retain three TP Mazembe players who were sent on loan. Jonathan Bolingi, Merveille Bope and Christian Luyindama will not be returning to five-time African champions TP Mazembe in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but will rather stay to develop with the Belgian champions. “Christian, Jonathan […]

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    John Keister hired as new Sierra Leone head coach

    John Keister has been hired as the newest head coach of the Sierra Leone national football team. The 46-year-old played for Sierra Leone when he was younger, and is the first local man to coach the country’s international squad in six years. The announcement was made in the country’s capital of Freetown on Thursday. Keister […]