Emmanuel Adebayor

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In Benin
Mar 23rd, 2013
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(Reuters) – African kings Nigeria were rescued by a last-gasp equalizer on Saturday while other heavyweight contenders Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Tunisia won their games to remain on course for World Cup qualification. Samuel Eto’o scored twice to lead Cameroon to a 2-1 victory in Yaounde ...
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In Nigeria
Mar 14th, 2013
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Emmanuel Adebayor’s extra-time goal earned Tottenham a place in the Europa League quarter-finals after they held on to knock out a resurgent Inter. The Italian side overturned a three-goal deficit from the first leg as Antonio Cassano headed in before Rodrigo Palacio’s finish and a Willia...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 4th, 2013
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Togo’s icon Emmanuel Adebayor criticises coach Didier Six finding him primarily responsible for team’s exit from Nations Cup Despite guiding Togo for their first Africa Cup of Nations’ quarter ever, coach Didier Six was severely criticised by striker Emmanuel Adebayor following to T...
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In Burkina Faso
Feb 3rd, 2013
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Burkina Faso reached the semi-finals of the African Nations Cup for the first since 1998 when a header in extra time from Jonathan Pitroipa gave them a 1-0 win over fellow outsiders Togo on Sunday. Pitroipa pulled away from his marker at a corner in the last seconds of the first period of extra time ...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 26th, 2013
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AFCON 2013 Result: Algeria 0 – 2 Togo Togo put themselves back in contention in Group D at Algeria’s expense, after beating the Desert Foxes in an engaging contest in Rustenburg. Striker Emmanuel Adebayor put the Togolese ahead in the first half, coolly slotting under onrushing Algerian g...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 25th, 2013
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Togo captain Emmanuel Adebayor knows Saturday’s Group D encounter with Algeria will be “tough” as both sides look for their first points in this year’s African Nations Cup. Both teams went down to late goals in their opening games with Togo beaten by an 87th-minute Gervinho go...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 21st, 2013
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Ivory Coast kick off the Africa Cup of Nations as firm favourites once again and with no major injury concerns ahead of their Group D opener. Captain Didier Drogba will once again lead the Elephants, as they seek to add to their single title from 1992. Togo’s build-up was dominated by striker E...
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In Djibouti
Jan 12th, 2013
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“Minnows”, “rank outsiders” or, at best, a hardly flattering “unknown quantity”. These are just a few of the comments flying around about Ethiopia’s prospects in next week’s African Cup of Nations in South Africa in the country’s first appearance ...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 11th, 2013
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The president of Togo’s football federation says he intervened to include Emmanuel Adebayor in the country’s Africa Cup of Nations squad. Gabriel Ameyi told the BBC he took action once he realised the Tottenham striker had not been selected. “On the initial list, those guys weren...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 7th, 2013
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Tottenham’s Emmanuel Adebayor is expected to play at the African Nations Cup according to Togo officials, two days before Wednesday’s squad announcement deadline. The 28-year-old came out of a self-imposed international retirement this summer, but concerns about player safety and an ongoi...