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    Ahmed Musa plans to open hometown complex

    Nigerian forward Ahmed Musa will open a sports complex in the town of Kano, estimated to be worth 500 million Nigerian nairas, or 1.2 million British pounds. The complex, which will have two five-against-five football fields, a gymnasium, lounge, restaurant and a multipurpose event hall, will open to the public on June 15. “People like […]

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    The three African breakouts in Premier League you need to know

    KweseESPN revealed their three African breakouts in the English Premier League today: Nigerian Wilfred Ndidi of Leicester City, Ivorian Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace and Nigerian Victor Moses of Chelsea. Ndidi signed with Leicester City during the January transfer window and was considered a gamble at his eventual price of 17 million pounds, as the […]

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    Zambia’s new national kit revealed

    Zambia has unveiled a new uniform for their national team, expected to star on the international stage during the qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The new kit premiered during Zambia’s 2-0 win versus Portugal in the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup on Sunday. There was some initial confusion […]

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    Ibrahima Traore signs three-year extension with Monchengladbach

    Guinean wing Ibrahima Traore has signed an extension with Borussia Monchengladbach, keeping him with the German club until 2021. His previous contract was going to expire in 2018 after signing a four-year deal with the team in 2014, which was done after Traore left VFB Stuttgart. “I’m delighted to have been able to sort out […]

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    Several Africans with championships and braces in weekend action

    Among African footballers playing abroad, some of the biggest winners were the trio of Ghanaian Kwadwo Asamoah, Moroccan Medhi Benatia and Gabonese Mario Lemina, who were a part of Juventus’ 3-0 victory over Crotone on Sunday, clinching the club’s sixth consecutive Serie A title, a league record. This victory comes after the African trio savored […]

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    Senegal leads group in U-20 World Cup

    Senegal defeated Saudi Arabia 2-0 in the opening match of the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup group stage on Monday. Senegal’s first goal came from Ibrahima Niane in the 13th minute, when Niane got an Aliou Badji header past Saudi goalkeeper Mohammed Alyami. Then, quickly after in the 15th minute, Cavin Diagne got a goal […]

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    Samuel Eto’o scores two goals in weekend match

    Samuel Eto’o scored two goals in Antalyaspor’s 2-0 victory over Bursapor in the Turkish Super Lig on Saturday. Those goals marked the 15th and 16th of the season for the Cameroonian legend. Eto’o’s first goal came in the 32nd minute. Then, in the 80th minute, he got his second goal past the Bursapor goalkeeper. Eto’o […]

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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 […]