World cup

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 10th, 2014
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A former Nigeria international, Tijani Babangida, on Thursday urged the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) and well meaning individuals to support Stephen Keshi and the Super Eagles ahead of the World Cup. Babangida told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that by so doing, the team would be sp...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 1st, 2014
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Stephen Keshi has said that he is not interested in inviting 35 players for Nigeria’s World Cup preparations, as it will be unproductive. The former national team skipper made it clear that he would only call up a few players who will make the country proud, especially since the competition is less t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Oct 13th, 2013
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LIVE HERE : Nigeria‘s LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on the first leg of the 2014 World Cup Playoff clash between the Super Eagles and the Antelopes from the Ydnekachew Tesema Stadium in Addis Ababa....
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 News
Aug 15th, 2013
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Nwankwo Kanu has expressed that Nigeria has its sights set on winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup on behalf of Africa. In 2010, Ghana was a penalty shootout away from becoming the first nation from the continent to reach the semifinals of the tournament. The ex-Arsenal, Inter and Ajax striker, however, b...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jun 30th, 2013
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Fred scored two goals and Neymar added another as host Brazil convincingly defeated world champion Spain 3-0 to win the Confederations Cup on Sunday as protesters clashed with riot police outside the Maracana Stadium. Fred put Brazil on the board less than two minutes into the match, Neymar added to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jun 19th, 2013
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By KIRUBEL TADESSE, AP ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia has admitted to fielding an ineligible player in World Cup qualifying, meaning it is likely to be stripped of three points and that its celebration of a place in Africa’s final playoffs may have been premature. The Ethiopia Football F...
By IndepthAfrica
In Botswana
Mar 24th, 2013
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JOHANNESBURG – Ethiopia’s chances of reaching the 2014 World Cup in Brazil became a little more realistic on Sunday after beating Botswana to open a two-point gap at the top of its group in African qualifying. Ghana beat Sudan 4-0 to apply the pressure on leader Zambia in their group afte...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Mar 23rd, 2013
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The Flying Eagles will be one of the four African representatives to the World Cup. Saturday’s 3-1 victory recorded by Nigeria’s Flying Eagles over their DR Congo counterparts did not only see them qualify for the semi final of the ongoing Africa Youth Championship, it has also secured a World Cup ti...
By IndepthAfrica
In Botswana
Mar 23rd, 2013
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Welcome to our coverage of today’s football action. The focus for today is the World Cup qualifiers, especially South Africa’s match at 8:15pm CAT (SA, GMT+2). Updates Full Time: Nigeria 1-1 Kenya Congo 1 – 0 Gabon Cameroon 2 – 1 Togo Namibia 0 – 1 Malawi   [View the story "Sat...