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Opinion: The North African Football Giants Seem Not To Be Living To Their Pre-tournament Hype.

There are just three points between top-ranked teams Algeria, Egypt, and Tunisia in the continental league after the first round of games. We all expected the North African football powers to breeze through this competition. It's worth noting that Morocco's Atlas Lions were the first team from North Africa to play in the continental competition, and they did so against the Black Stars of Ghana, a team that was a worthy opponent for the North African team despite the absence of Chelsea midfielder Hakim Ziyech.

  2 days ago ago
Opinion: The North African Football Giants Seem Not To Be Living To Their Pre-tournament Hype.

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In Pics: Cameron Afcon 2022: Key Players To Watch Out For - OPINION

Judging by the current status of nations participating in Africa's showpiece tournament in Cameron, Senegal, Ivory Coast, Egypt and the the reigning champions Algeria stand as favourites to win the top prize. The tournament was twice postponed due to the worldwide spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, the 33ed Africa Cup of Nations will rock and roll despite significant doubts whether it would take place at all.

  7 days ago ago
In Pics: Cameron Afcon 2022: Key Players To Watch Out For - OPINION

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Mzansi left in stitches after noticing this on Siphiwe Tshabalala's picture

Simphiwe Tshabalala who is also known as Tshabba, is one of the most successful professional soccer players in South Africa. He is considered as the legend of the Soweto based side Kaizer Chiefs Football Club and also the South African national team Bafana Bafana. He is known around the world for his screamer goal against Mexico in the 2010 Fifa world Cup competition which took place in South Africa.

  10 days ago ago
Mzansi left in stitches after noticing this on Siphiwe Tshabalala's picture

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Africa Cup of Nations predictions, standings, fixtures and results: Friday 14 January 2022

Following a tense start to both pools earlier in the week, the winners and losers of Groups B and C at the Africa Cup of Nations will take the field for the second time on Friday in Cameroon. Senegal, Guinea, Morocco, and Gabon all won their first four matches in the tournament, with all four games decided by a single goal.

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Africa Cup of Nations predictions, standings, fixtures and results: Friday 14 January 2022

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3 Teams That Can Win The CAF AFCON Nigerian Legend Speaks

3 Teams That Can Win The CAF AFCON Nigerian Legend Speaks Date: 2022/01/08 Here are three teams that are likely to win the CAF Africa cup nations a legend from Nigeria speak out in his latest press conference. Egypt. Emmanuel Manekeke said that he believes that Egypt will go far because of Mohamed Salah if they let him play and not give him side money to go back to England early so they can compete with the Man Cities and the champions league is about to open.

  8 days ago ago
3 Teams That Can Win The CAF AFCON Nigerian Legend Speaks

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AFCON: The Three Nations That Can Stop Algeria From Winning The Championship

In March 2021, Algeria scored five goals against Botswana in their final AFCON qualifying match. Although the 5 goals and clean sheet were a nice way to close the season, the result also assured Algeria had not lost a single match all season. The Fennec Foxes are on a 34-match unbeaten streak, which could exceed Italy's (37-match) record for the longest unbeaten stretch in international football.

  4 days ago ago
AFCON: The Three Nations That Can Stop Algeria From Winning The Championship

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Sadio Mané to the rescue

It's the day 2 since the opening ceremony of African Cup Of Nations in Cameroon, where Zimbabwe The Warriors fc under the leadership of Norman Mapeza locked horns with Senegal the Lions of Teranga under the leadership of Alou Cisse. It was a tough match in the first and second half, with the goalkeeper Petros Watenga forcs to make tremendous saves, but all ended at the end of added time, after 90 minutes Senegal won the penalty and the EPL bound star Sadio mané converted from the spot after a lot of missed chances, and finally taking The Lions of Tengara to the top of the group B standings.

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Sadio Mané to the rescue

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Here is a 23-year-old football player far richer than Messi and Ronaldo

Faiq Jefri Bolkiah (born 9 May 1998) is a member of the Bruneian Royal Family and a Bruneian professional footballer who currently plays for the Portuguese club Maritimo and the Brunei national team. He was the national team's captain. Bolkiah signed a one-year contract with the Southampton F.C.

  3 months ago ago
Here is a 23-year-old football player far richer than Messi and Ronaldo

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Zimbabwe smashed by Senegal 0-1

Senegal begins their quest for a first-ever African Cup of Nations title when they take on Zimbabwe at the Kouekong Stadium in Bafoussam this afternoon. It was going to be an insurmountable task for the warriors of Zimbabwe to beat a star-studded Lions of Teranga from Senegal. Boasting a team chock-full of players from Europe's elite leagues Senegal are expected to finish top of Group B which also consists of Malawi and Guinea.

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Zimbabwe smashed by Senegal 0-1

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Woes fo Zimbabwe as Kevin Madzongwe concedes a last minute penalty to give Senegal an undeserved win

They came, they saw but they failed to conquer. Zimbabwe were outstanding in their openeing Africa Cup of Nations match against Senegal. Having resisted the Lions of Teranga advances for most of the match, Zimbabwe had looked set to claim a famous point. But right at the death they wobbled like hot porridge.

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Woes fo Zimbabwe as Kevin Madzongwe concedes a last minute penalty to give Senegal an undeserved win

CULTURE

The Great Gain Of Appreciating Your Identity

I have come that they may have life, and that it may be abundantly given to them. John 10:10 I once heard a story about a shepherd in America: The shepherd stumbled across a cub (young lion). It was carried and raised among the sheep by the shepherd.

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The Great Gain Of Appreciating Your Identity

OTHERS

Maboe Reveals His AFCON Favourites

With Bafana neglecting to meet all requirements to the Africa Cup of Nations, Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Lebohang Maboe has uncovered his cherished group in the competition. With Senegal beating Zimbabwe in their opener at Bafoussam Omnisport Stadium Kouekong arena on Monday, Maboe says they have the stuff to turn into the bosses. The Lions of Terenga have played in the competition on 16 events – however they have never lifted the prize, their best wrap being sprinters up in 2019 when they lost to Algeria.

  5 days ago ago
Maboe Reveals His AFCON Favourites

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Zimbaweans are devastated by Mane's 96th-minute penalty: Zim was either robbed or hit with a penalty

"Football may kill you, football can kill you genuine death and you die, football can kill you," Baraka coach Kgoloko Thobejane once stated. While some people laughed at him for saying it (the statement has been used many times in South Africa), he was actually telling the truth because what happens during the matches can cause serious heart attacks, and the Zimbabwean players and fans will be feeling that way right now, as they watch their team lose to South Africa in the World Cup finals.

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Zimbaweans are devastated by Mane's 96th-minute penalty: Zim was either robbed or hit with a penalty

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Auckland City: Al Ahly breaking out record is a great honor

The FIFA Club World Cup is almost upon us and football clubs from different parts of the world will be taking on each other on this tournament as it will be held in the United Arab Emirates from the 3rd to the 12th of February. It was expected that this would be an opportunity that any team from across the world that is eligible to participate in this tournament will do so without hesitation as they would want to show their might against the strongest football clubs in the world.

  13 days ago ago
Auckland City: Al Ahly breaking out record is a great honor

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Mane, Salah And More - SIX Stars To Watch At Cup Of Nations

The Africa Cup of Nations starts in Cameroon on Sunday with the mainland's highest level side Senegal considered to be the group to beat close by defending champs Algeria. AFP Sport selects six stars to watch at the competition: Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (Bayern Munich and Cameroon)

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Mane, Salah And More - SIX Stars To Watch At Cup Of Nations

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Cameroon Gearing Up Towards Becoming Most Favourable Team Of AFCON

Cameroon's great start in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) continues. Ethiopia is the second country to be defeated by the Indomitable Lions, following Burkina Faso (4-1). Toni Conceiçao's men were taken by surprise as early as the fourth minute of play, but it did not take long for them to retake control of the encounter.

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Cameroon Gearing Up Towards Becoming Most Favourable Team Of AFCON

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Another soccer star tests positive for Covid-19

Al Ahly star and Morocco global Badr Benoun have tried positive for Covid-19 in front of January's Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). PICTURE | CRISTIANO RONALDO STATUE CAUSES A STIR IN INDIA The following year's AFCON is set to occur between 9 January and 6 February across five urban areas in Cameroon.

  15 days ago ago
Another soccer star tests positive for Covid-19

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Sad news-another soccer star tests positive for Covid-19

Al Ahly celebrity and Morocco global Badr Benoun has examined positive for Covid-19 ahead of January’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Next 12 months’s AFCON is ready to take place between nine January and six February across 5 cities in Cameroon. The Atlas Lions were drawn in Group C and will begin their campaign in opposition to Ghana on 10 January after which have similarly group video games against ANSWER THESE 5 EASY QUESTIONS AND YOU COULD WIN R1 000 IN CELLPHONE DATA

  15 days ago ago
Sad news-another soccer star tests positive for Covid-19

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Good News For Mziwakhe Nkosi After This Was Revealed To The Public

https://ewn.co.za/2022/01/07/mziwakhe-nkosi-to-take-charge-of-the-lions-for-the-2022-currie-cup-season?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - Mziwakhe Nkosi has been affirmed as Lions mentor in front of the 2022 Currie Cup season. The Johannesburg side beginning their mission against Western Province in Cape Town on 15 January. Nkosi, a previous SA Schools mentor, will be helped by previous Springboks Wessel Roux, Phillip Lemmer and Wynand Ellis, who were completely associated with the Lions' title triumph in the 2021 SA Rugby U20 Cup.

  9 days ago ago
Good News For Mziwakhe Nkosi After This Was Revealed To The Public

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Pep Guardiola Tests Positive For Covid-19 Amid Man City Outbreak

Manchester City director Pep Guardiola has tried positive for Covid-19 in the midst of a flare-up at the club. The Citizens affirmed there are currently 21 positive cases among the players and staff at the Etihad Stadium, including seven players and 13 individuals from Guardiola's reserved alcove group.

  10 days ago ago
Pep Guardiola Tests Positive For Covid-19 Amid Man City Outbreak