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Barcelona football club has opened a training school in Lagos, Nigeria. The academy will train children from around the region, in the hope of finding the future players for the club.

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Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Nabil Bentaleb will join Schalke on a permanent deal at the end of his loan spell this summer. The 22-year-old Algeria international moved to the German side on a season-long loan in August and has made 20 Bundesliga appearances. He has agreed a four-year deal with the

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Monrovia Breweries of Liberia made a dream African Confederation Cup debut by trouncing twice former African champions JS Kabylie of Algeria 3-0 in the first leg of their preliminary tie. All the goals came during the second half at a packed Monrovia stadium with state president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf among

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Sadio Mane lifted Liverpool’s recent gloom by scoring twice in two first-half minutes to see off top-four rivals Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield. The forward put the Reds ahead when he ran onto Georginio Wijnaldum’s pass, holding off Ben Davies to fire in. He doubled the lead 138 seconds later, pouncing

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The Council of Southern African Football Associations (Cosafa) unanimously endorsed Ahmad Ahmad as a presidential candidate in upcoming Confederation of African Football (Caf) elections. Ahmad, currently the head of Madagascar’s FA, had already outlined his intention to challenge long-standing Caf ruler Issa Hayatou in March’s elections in Ethiopia. Cosafa announced

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Africa Cup of Nations winners Cameroon have risen 29 places to sit 33rd in the latest Fifa world rankings. The Indomitable Lions move from 12th to third in Africa behind top-ranked side Egypt, who they beat 2-1 in Sunday’s Nations Cup final. Egypt occupy the summit for the first time

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Many thought that Didier Drogba went to the United States and the MLS to wither away. However, the Ivory Coast striker has proven all of his critics wrong by completely playing like a man in is late 20s. Drogba has his team , The Montreal Impact are halfway through their

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Kolo Toure believes his brother, Yaya Toure, should consider leaving Manchester City for Marseille, while Juventus starlet Moise Kean has reportedly agreed to a three-year deal with the Bianconeri. Speaking to RMC Sport (h/t Manchester Evening News’ Anthony Jepson), the older Toure brother weighed in on the ongoing transfer saga

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Egypt’s Zamalek and Zambia’s Zesco United both have advantages ahead of Saturday’s African Champions League semi-final second legs. Five-time winners Zamalek hold a 4-0 lead as they travel to face over former champions Wydad Casablanca of Morocco. While Zesco, in their first ever semi-final, hold are 2-1 up on hosts

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He has played at youth level for Nigeria, helping them win the 2013 Under-17 World Cup.  The updated Squad is below.   Goalkeepers: Carl Ikeme (Wolverhampton Wanderers, England); Emmanuel Daniel (Enugu Rangers); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC IfeanyiUbah) Defenders: Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany); William Troost-Ekong (Haugesund FC, Norway); Kenneth Omeruo

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