Friday , May 24 2019

Africa

Bayern Munich opens Football School in Ethiopia’s Addis Ababa!

FC Bayern Munich has announced the opening of a new FC Bayern Football School at a media conference in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. The partnership with the responsible Ethiopian Football Association (EFF) includes an ongoing exchange of experience plus the regular presence of youth coaches from FC Bayern to …

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Heineken brings Andrea Pirlo & the UEFA Champions League Trophy to NYC!

The UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour presented by Heineken is bringing Champions League icon and legend of the game, former AC Milan, Juventus and New York City FC midfielder Andrea Pirlo, back to New York. The tour provides soccer fans around the world with a chance to get closer to …

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India U-15 gear up for ‘demanding challenge’ in South Africa!

The India U-15 side is all set for its travel to Johannesburg, South Africa, where the team will take part in the Future Champions 2019 tournament. Ahead of their departure to the African continent, India U-15 boys team Head Coach Shuvendu Panda stressed on the coaching staff’s effort to harness …

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PUMA signs multi-year partnership with Egypt Football Association!

German Sports company PUMA has signed a new multi-year partnership with the Egyptian Football Association, which will see the brand once again team up with Africa’s most successful team. The deal allows PUMA to continue its proud legacy with teams on the African continent and cement its reputation as a …

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Mohamed Salah named African Player of the Year!

Liverpool FC and Egypt playmaker Mohamed Salah has defended his African Player of the Year award ahead of club-mate Sadio Mane and 2015 winner Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The winner Salah received the award for his exploits in 2018 and teh winner was unveiled at the Awards Gala on Tuesday, January 8, …

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Kgatlana, Ordega & Oshoala in final three for African Women’s Player of the Year!

Nigerian duo Asisat Oshoala and Francisca Ordega, and South African Chrestinah Thembi Kgatlana have made the final three for the African Women’s Player of the Year 2018. The three made the cut after a performance-filled year which saw them make headlines at both club and national levels. Oshoala, winner for …

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African Player of the Year: Aubameyang, Mane, Salah make top three!

Reigning African Player of the Year, Mohamed Salah, his Liverpool club-mate Sadio Mane and 2015 winner, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, have made the top three for the most prestigious individual accolade in African football. A repeat of last year, the three players will be hoping to begin the year with the crown …

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Al Ahly SC and UMBRO agree Partnership deal!

English kit maker UMBRO has added Egyptian giants Al Ahly SC to their roster of sponsored and kitted clubs around the world. The Egyptian giants were named ‘Club of the 20th Century’ by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and are regarded as the continent’s most successful club – with …

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Nike’s The NATIVE’s Football Shirt is Worthy of the Pitch & the Dance Hall!

Across Nigeria, street football has a common element: Tires used for goals. This reality plays in the abstract on The NATIVE’s collaborative Nike Football shirt. Against a black body, desert sand tire marks reference the streets of Lagos, grounding the design as 100-percent Naija both in place and in mindset. …

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