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By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Sep 18th, 2013
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Ethiopia’s national team coach Sewnet Bishaw said is not afraid playing against the current African champions the Super Eagles of Nigeria for next year World Cup ticket.Sewnet said Ethiopia we use the advantage of home based players to embark on early preparations for the two legs encounter.Read More...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 1st, 2013
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Real Madrid and Barcelona dazzled fans with a brilliant display of football in El Clasico Wednesday night in a match which finished in a 1-1 draw. The intensity of the encounter as well as the numerous incredible plays that occurred further showed why these two rivals are the best in the world. With ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 19th, 2013
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Africa Cup of Nations: Group A Venue: FNB Stadium, Soccer City, Johannesburg Date: Saturday, 19 January Kick-off: 16:00 GMT South Africa v Cape Verde Coverage: Live text commentary on IndepthAfrica website.   If you are website owner you can copy the code bellow to your website to have this live...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 9th, 2013
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Nigeria have left out Portland Timbers forward, Bright Chinedu Dike, from their 23-man squad to this month’s Afcon in South Africa. Dike has made just two appearances for Nigeria against Venezuela and Catalonia in November last year and January respectively. The 25-year-old striker got Nigeria&...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Sep 25th, 2012
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Nigeria registered a demoralising 11-0 victory over FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup hosts Azerbiajan, seeing them eliminated, with Chinwendu Ihezuo playing a part in eight of them. Right from the off the game was being played almost exclusively in the hosts’ half, so it was little surprise when the first...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 19th, 2012
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Ngozi Okobi opened the scoring on the quarter-hour mark, while Desire Oparanozie extended the advantage midway through the second period. The Nigerians, backed by a buoyant and colourful band of supporters, went ahead following smart work from Francisca Ordega on the right side of the box, with the m...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 19th, 2012
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Italy were denied a winning return to the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup after an eight-year absence as Brazil grabbed a dramatic injury-time equaliser through Amanda in Saitama. A hard-fought and physical encounter was punctuated by two very different, yet equally spectacular, goals from Italy’s Elena ...
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In Cote d'Ivoire
Aug 18th, 2012
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Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo’s party headquarters was attacked Saturday by unidentified men armed with machetes and shotguns, who left two people slightly wounded, witnesses said. An AFP photographer at the offices of the Ivorian Popular Front (FPI) saw a car in flames outside wh...
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In Ghana
Aug 11th, 2012
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Nine Ghanaian players in total are expected in action for various Ligue 1 clubs as the French top flight division gets underway this weekend. Among them is debutant Ishmael Yartey who sealed a four-year move to Sochaux. And there are also first team promotions for Kamal Issah and Kevin Osei in the St...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 9th, 2012
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No longer top dogs in English football, the same can also be said of Manchester United in the transfer market after they were beaten to the signing of yet another top transfer target this summer. And United’s disappointment at missing out on Lucas Moura has only been made worse by claims from t...