Salomon Kalou

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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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Jan 26th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba dismissed concerns he may not be in top form after starting Saturday’s African Nations Cup 3-0 win over Tunisia on the bench, the first time he was dropped in his international career. Drogba was brought on for the final 25 minutes of the ener...
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Dec 12th, 2012
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Group D, undoubtedly the “group of death” for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, includes the two highest ranked teams in Africa, tournament favourites Côte d’Ivoire (16th in the world) and Algeria (24th). Tunisia (45th) has also been in good form this year, but Togo’s challenge ...
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Aug 6th, 2012
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Chelsea are within touching distance of the signing of Victor Moses from Wigan, with the Blues looking to tie up a deal in time for this Sunday’s Community Shield clash with Manchester City. ESPN can disclose that Chelsea chief executive Ron Gourlay contacted Wigan chairman Dave Whelan on Monda...
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Jun 10th, 2012
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Morocco substitute Hamza Abdourazzouk scored a dramatic equaliser one minute from time to earn a 2-2 draw with top-ranked Ivory Coast in a World Cup African qualifier on Saturday. A delicate chip from Salomon Kalou and a stooping header by Kolo Toure had looked set to ensure a second victory for the ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 30th, 2012
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Arsenal are reportedly preparing a late attempt to sign Salomon Kalou. The striker, who was was recently released by Chelsea, had been expected to join German club Schalke on a free transfer. However, the Gunners could now land the 26-year-old Ivorian, according to Caughtoffside.com. Despite interest...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 31st, 2012
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This was one of the great nights for Chelsea, a day in the sunshine for their fans followed by an evening basking in the glow of a fine team performance capped by Salomon Kalou’s goal. With Roberto Di Matteo getting his tactics spot on, Chelsea delivered a classic away performance, tactically discipl...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 28th, 2012
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Chelsea took a big step towards the last four after securing a narrow victory over Benfica in Lisbon. Salomon Kalou’s close-range finish gave Chelsea a hard-fought win after Benfica had carved out the better chances but failed to land the knockout blow. The result also represented vindication for int...
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Feb 17th, 2012
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Match Report John Terry looks unlikely to be risked for Chelsea’s FA Cup fifth-round tie against Birmingham, despite recovering from the knee injury that has sidelined him for three weeks. Blues captain Terry only returned to full training on Thursday and manager Andre Villas-Boas cast doubt on...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 11th, 2012
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Mali beats Ghana 2 – 0: 2012 Nations Cup 3rd place play off 2012 African Cup of Nations 3rd-place Live Update: Ghana 0 – 2 Mali Côte d’Ivoire are out to finally do justice to their reputation as the best team on the continent when they take on Zambia in an emotionally-charged Africa Cup of [&he...