Samuel Eto’o

By IndepthAfrica
In Algeria
Oct 14th, 2012
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Cape Verde held on against Cameroon to make their first Africa Cup of Nations as Ethiopia qualified for the first time in 30 years. Star striker Samuel Eto’o may have been back in the side but Cameroon still failed to make the finals for the Africa Cup of Nations despite beating Cape Verde 2-1....
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Oct 14th, 2012
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The tiny Cape Verde Islands eliminated former World Cup quarterfinalists Cameroon on Sunday to win a place at the African Nations Cup soccer finals for the first time despite losing 2-1 in the second leg of their final-round qualifier. A country with a population of 500 000 pulled off one of the bigg...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Oct 2nd, 2012
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Samuel Eto’o’s return to the Cameroon national soccer team was confirmed on Tuesday when the midfielder was named in a revamped squad for the decisive African Nations Cup qualifier against the Cape Verde Islands. Eto’o had refused to play in the first leg of the tie after labelling ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Sep 21st, 2012
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EUROPEAN HEAVYWEIGHTS LIVERPOOL and Inter Milan qualified for the Europa League group stage after coming through their respective play-off ties on Thursday. Luis Suarez’s goal sent Liverpool into the knock-out phase with a 1-1 draw against Scottish Premier League side Hearts. Brendan Rodgers’ team ha...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Sep 13th, 2012
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Cameroon were forced to cancel a friendly that was due to take place in Alexandria against Egypt earlier this week. Security problems were cited as the reason for the cancellation of the match, with Egypt’s Premier League still yet to resume after a riot at the end of a match in February led to...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 13th, 2012
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Cameroon’s sports minister has suspended French coach Denis Lavagne less than a year after he took the helm of the national team following an embarrassing defeat to lowly-ranked Cape Verde, Cameroon’s state television said on Thursday. Cameroon, four-times winners of the African Nations C...
By IndepthAfrica
In Liberia
Sep 8th, 2012
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LIBERIA President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has promised a game bonus of United States dollars (about N24M) for a win against Nigeria in today’s Africa Cup of Nations qualification match. In a radio broadcast to the country on Thursday evening, President Johnson-Sirleaf commended the team for a recent fr...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Sep 7th, 2012
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In Summary Result: Zambia 1-0 Uganda Result: CAR 1-0 Burkina Faso Result: Gabon 1-1 Togo Result: Ghana 2-0 Malawi Result: Sierra Leone 2-2 Tunisia Result: Sudan 5-3 Ethiopia Result: Mali 3-0 Botswana Result: Cape Verde 2-0 Cameroon Result: Ivory Coast 4-2 Senegal Result: Liberia 2-2 Nigeria FULL-TIME...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 7th, 2012
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The clash between Ivory Coast and Senegal headlines a bumper weekend of 2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, while Zambia kick off the defence of their title at home against Uganda. Ivory Coast have entered the last four installments of Africa’s biggest tournament as firm favourites, although...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Sep 7th, 2012
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Cameroon and Nigeria lead the list of African heavyweights seeking to restore battered reputations and move closer to sealing berths at next year’s African Nations Cup in the final round of qualifiers. Both countries missed out on the last finals earlier this year but are hoping to return to th...