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By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 4th, 2012
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Free tickets are being offered in an attempt to fill up Gabon’s stadiums at the African Nations Cup but even that measure is failing to bring in spectators. Organisers, concerned at a negative image caused by empty stands at matches not involving the home team, have been handing out tickets to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 28th, 2012
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Co-hosts Equatorial Guinea and Gabon were not expected to provide much more than four new stadiums for the African Nations Cup but their teams have rapidly transformed themselves from underdogs into contenders. The pair are already unlikely quarter-finalists, having originally been given little chanc...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 24th, 2012
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Asamoah Gyan is expected to lead the Ghana attack after recovering from injury as they seek to kick on from their World Cup quarter-final place and challenge for the African Nations Cup title. Gyan had been doubtful for the tournament with a hamstring injury but has been cleared to play in Tuesday...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jan 19th, 2012
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Asamoah Gyan signaled his recovery from a hamstring injury with a goal as Ghana completed their African Nations Cup warm-ups on Wednesday with a 2-0 win over Platinum Stars. A fortnight of intense treatment saw Gyan return to full training at the start of the week and play in the starting lineup for ...