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Cameroon Beat Ghana To Reach AFCON Final

The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon have defeated the Black Stars of Ghana 2-0 to reach the final of the 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON). Both goals were scored in the second half against the run of play in Franceville. …

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Ayew brothers send Ghana into AFCON semis

Brothers Jordan and Andre Ayew scored for Ghana as they reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals Sunday with a 2-1 win over the Democratic Republic of Congo in Oyem. Jordan opened the scoring after 63 minutes of a tight, …

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Cameroon, Burkina Faso Through To AFCON Semis

Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions have booked their place in the semifinals of the African Nations Cup at the expense of Senegal via penalties after an exhausting encounter in Franceville. No goal was scored in normal time despite both sides creating good …

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Serena beats Venus to win record 23rd Slam title

Serena Williams rewrote history Saturday to surpass Steffi Graf and capture a record 23rd Grand Slam title as well as the world number one ranking by beating her sister Venus in the Australian Open final.   The dominant American swept …

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CAF Champions League: Rangers, Air Peace to seal airlift deal

Enugu – Rangers International FC of Enugu will sign an agreement with Air Peace Airlines this week to meet its transportation needs for 2016/2017 African Football Confederation (CAF) Champions League. Rangers’ Marketing Manager, Ignatius Okafor, made the disclosure on Sunday …

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Claude Makelele joins Swansea City

Swansea City FC has announced the appointment of Claude Makelele as their new assistant manager Swansea City FC tweeted: ‘We’re delighted to announce that former France international Claude Makelele has joined the club’s coaching staff.’ The 43-year old became the …

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins FIFA best men’s player award

Cristiano Ronaldo was named FIFA’s best men’s footballer of 2016 on Monday, the latest prize after a glittering year for the Portugal and Real Madrid star. Ronaldo bested France’s Antoine Greizmann and long-time Barcelona rival Lionel Messi of Argentina for …

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Chelsea’s Mikel Joins China Club, Tianjin Teda

Nigeria midfielder John Obi Mikel has become the latest big name player to join the Chinese Super League gold rush after leaving Chelsea for Tianjin Teda, Reuters reported on Friday. Mikel, who failed to make a single appearance for Antonio …

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