Sunday , January 26 2020

Africa

New Balance ambassador Sadio Mane crowned King of Africa!

Sports major New Balance’s ambassador Sadio Mané has been named the 2019 African Football Player of the Year – completing an unreal year in New Balance’s Furon boots for the Senegalese forward. The Liverpool FC attacker finished the 2018/19 domestic season as the joint golden boot winner and lifted the …

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CAF honours Togolese goalkeeper Obilale with Special Award!

Former goalkeeper for the Togo men’s national football team, Kodjovi Obilale, was presented with a Special Award by CAF President Ahmad at the CAF Awards 2019 in the Citadel Resort at Sahl Hasheesh in Hurghada. The 35-year old shot stopper was on the Togolese team bus en route to Angola …

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Mane & Oshoala named African Footballers at 2019 CAF Awards!

Sadio Mane and Asisat Oshoala were crowned as African Player of the Year and African Women’s Player of the Year at the CAF Awards 2019 held at the Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh Resort in Hurghada, Egypt. The 28th edition of the CAF Awards celebrated African footballers and officials who distinguished …

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CAF Awards 2019: Top 3 contenders for all categories announced!

With barely three weeks to go to the annual CAF Awards the top three contenders for all award categories were revealed on Sunday. The shortlist of top three nominees for each award category was reached following votes from a CAF Technical & Development Committee and a panel of media experts …

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CAF Super Cup 2020 to be hosted once more in Doha!

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad and Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani, President of the Qatar Football Association (QFA), signed an agreement on Sunday, December 22 that will see the CAF Super Cup take place on February 14, 2020 in Doha, Qatar’s capital. The Super Cup match to be …

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2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Draws in South America & Africa to be held!

With 136 out of 900 matches of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers having already been played, the national teams in South America and Africa can now look forward to learning their fate as both CONMEBOL and CAF get set to stage their draws on the road to Qatar. The …

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Bundesliga side 1899 Hoffenheim launches lifestyle brand umoja!

Bundesliga club TSG 1899 Hoffenheim has launched the textile and lifestyle brand “umoja” and presented it to the public on Thursday, November 29. Under the motto “UNITY IN MOTION – Moving Ahead Together”, the clothing produced in Uganda in East Africa is not only intended to symbolize lifestyle but also …

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FIFA and CAF Presidents meet President of Madagascar Andry Rajoelina!

Today the Presidents of FIFA and CAF met with the President of the Republic of Madagascar Andry Rajoelina at the Iavoloha Presidential Palace in Antananarivo, Madagascar. Accompanied by a delegation including FIFA Secretary General and General Delegate for Africa Fatma Samoura, FMF President Raul Arizaka Rabekoto, FIFA Legend and special …

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List of Nominees for CAF Awards 2019 announced!

Today, CAF has released the list of nominees for the 28th edition of its annual football awards which will take place on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at Citadel Azure, Hurghada, Egypt. The CAF awards celebrate African footballers and officials who have distinguished themselves during 2019. The list of nominees is …

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