2013 Africa Nations Cup

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Feb 10th, 2013
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Austin Eguavoen was the stand in captain during most of the matches of Tunisia ’94. That was the last time Nigeria won the Nations Cup, the only other time being in 1980 when Nigeria hosted and won. Christian Chukwu was captain and also an assistant to Westerhof when they won in Tunisia. “...
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Feb 8th, 2013
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The Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) has confirmed that Nigerians will be able to watch the final match of the 2013 African Cup of Nations, (AFCON) between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Stallions of Burkina Faso on Sunday. The match will be aired live on local stations, the regulatory...
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Feb 7th, 2013
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At the Sheraton Addis Ababa, in the Ethiopian capital, Heads of State, diplomats and government officials exchanged pleasantries, talking about issues, as those at diplomatic loggerheads busily avoided each other.   Indulging in the padded lobby of the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa, the Presiden...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 1st, 2013
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Goal.com By Lolade Adewuyi, In Rustenburg [Goal.com] The supporters of the Walyas Antelopes have been the most colourful addition to the Afcon in 31 years. Losing them in the first round takes away some shine from the tournament They came to South Africa in thousands and bestowed their unmistakable d...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 19th, 2013
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AFCON 2013 Result Angola and Morocco failed to take advantage of the earlier draw between South Africa and Cape Verde as they also failed to register a goal in their Group A clash in Johannesburg. Although the second match of the opening day of the 2013 African Cup of Nations produced a more entertai...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 19th, 2013
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Few hours ago, the 29th Africa Cup of Nations got underway when the host nation, South Africa, kicked off against Cape Verde, the island nation making their first appearance in the continental championship. Just as other confederation’s championships reflect their members, Cup of Nations is distinctl...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 18th, 2013
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The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in South Africa on Saturday with Didier Drogba’s hugely gifted yet trophyless Ivory Coast favourites again to march off with the continental soccer crown. The competition has grown from humble beginnings into a global event watched by a TV audience runni...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 12th, 2013
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Fuad Ibrahim hit his first international goal for Ethiopia in a 2-1 weekend victory over Tanzania as the countdown to the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations continued. Making only his third appearance for the Walias Antelopes, the striker from United States second-tier club Minnesota Stars struck after 13 mi...
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Jan 10th, 2013
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The Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) yesterday in Abuja said its members may not broadcast live matches of the 2013 African Cup of Nations (AFCON). BON Chairman, Abubakar Jijiwa, told a news conference on the competition’s broadcast rights that this was because of a tussle over the ri...
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Jan 8th, 2013
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Goal-shy South Africa lost 1-0 against Norway Tuesday in their penultimate warm-up match before hosting the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Morocco-born Tarik Elyounoussi scored the winner four minutes before half-time, taking the ball across centre-backs Bongani Khumalo and Siyabonga Sangweni...