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"VAR Is Needed In African Football" - How Is This An Offside To Deny Kamaldeen His First Goal

Kamaldeen Sulemana found the net for Ghana Black Stars in the game against Zimbabwe in the 42nd minute but was ruled out for an offside decision which was wrongfully taken by the assistant referee. The assistant referee raised his flag for an offside decision which the referee, due to that didn't make Kamaldeen Sulemana's goal count for Ghana in the first half.

  1 year ago ago

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Imagine how African Football would have been like if these players hadn't played for other countries

Watching some of the dead matches of the 2018 World cup yesterday, I couldn't help but think of how fun and entertaining it will be if some players stayed true to their country of origin. Imagine how exciting the 2019 African cup of nations will be if players like Karim Benzema and Romelu Lukaku represented their respective country of origin. African football on the international level could have been the most dominant tournament more than Copa America or even Euro Cup if these players represented their country

  2 years ago ago
Imagine how African Football would have been like if these players hadn't played for other countries

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Senegal Star Sadio Mane has been crowned African Footballer of the Year.

Bayern Munich forward Sadio Mane was named as the African Football of the Year in front of Liverpool's Mohamed Salah and Chelsea's Edouard Mendy at a service on Thursday Bayern Munich forward Sadio Mane has been delegated African Footballer of the Year for the subsequent time. The Senegal global, 30, got the renowned distinction at an honors function on Thursday.

  6 months ago ago
Senegal Star Sadio Mane has been crowned African Footballer of the Year.

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CAF to compensate Asante Kotoko over Champions League elimination

The governing body of African Football, CAF has decided to compensate all clubs who were eliminated in the first round of the Champions League and Confederations Cup of the 2020/2021 season.

  1 year ago ago
CAF to compensate Asante Kotoko over Champions League elimination

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Roger Miller: The Man Who Promoted And Built The Confidence Of African Football

The confidence of African footballers and the promotor of African football in the world was established by a Cameroonian professional footballer known as Albert Roger Miller. Roger Miller was born on the 20th May 1952. He played as forwarder Commonly known as a striker. He was the first African footballer to become the major star on the international stage. Again, he was the first player to have scored a well recognized international goal. He had became the world most famous footballer at age thirty eight, an

  2 years ago ago
Roger Miller: The Man Who Promoted And Built The Confidence Of African Football

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Asante Kotoko Did Not Have A Second Opinion - Seasoned Football Administrator Reveals

Seasoned football administrator Kofi Manu, believes Asante Kotoko did not have a second opinion which resulted in their elimination from CAF Champions League. The confederation of African Football, CAF, ruled Asante Kotoko losers, following their inability to play a preliminary match rerun leg, against Al Hilal, due to COVID-19 issues. When Asante Kotoko were set for the game, they were handed a COVID-19 results, which allegedly had seven players and some officials testing positive.  Asante Kotoko later, launched

  2 years ago ago
Asante Kotoko Did Not Have A Second Opinion - Seasoned Football Administrator Reveals

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Hearts player to captain satellites against nigeria and Ivory coast next month, kotoko signs evans

'Daniel Afriyie Barnie' of Accra hearts of oak who doubles as the captain of the black satellites, will lead the side against Nigeria and and Ivory coast in the west African Football zone "B" under 20 tournament next month. The west African giants put together in clearly the toughest of the two groups after the draw for the youth tournament was made. The event will be staged in Togo from November 14 to 29 and serve as qualifiers for next year under 20 cup of nations in March. The captain of the satellites believes

  2 years ago ago
Hearts player to captain satellites against nigeria and Ivory coast next month, kotoko signs evans