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Women’s Rugby World Cup African Qualifiers: Uganda Draws 15-15 With Madagascar

Uganda woman rugby team played against the Makis of Madagascar during the 2019 Rugby Africa Women’s Cup, on Saturday, a qualifier for the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup. In an evenly matched  game, the Lady Cranes and Madagascar played to a 15-15 stalemate. The Makis got off to a bright start against the Lady Cranes, but they failed to convert two penalties in the opening … Continue reading Women’s Rugby World Cup African Qualifiers: Uganda Draws 15-15 With Madagascar

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CECAFA U15: Uganda easily defeated Ethiopia 3-0

Uganda national team of U-15 kicked off their CECAFA championship with 3 points won after beating Ethiopia 3-0 in the opening group B game played on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at Asmara International stadium, Eritrea. Uganda Young Cranes Winger Devis Ogwal scored the opening goal for Uganda to set an early lead, after nodding a header home from a Kaddu Caros free Kick.The first half … Continue reading CECAFA U15: Uganda easily defeated Ethiopia 3-0

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August’s African football news in brief

African football stories in short for August including some of the transfers as new seasons begin around the world. Tuesday 13 August: Gabon international Lloyd Palun has returned to France to join Guingamp on a two-year deal as a free agent subject to medical tests. The 30-year-old defender spent the last two seasons in Belgium playing for top-flight side Cercle Brugge featuring in 46 league matches … Continue reading August’s African football news in brief

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50 Greatest African Football Players of All Time

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations came to a close on Friday, as Algeria prevailed over Senegal with a 1-0 victory, so now seems like a perfect opportunity to reflect on some of the greats of African football. ​ From George Weah to Mohamed Salah, this is a list celebrating the very best the continent has has had to offer the world. Here are the 50 … Continue reading 50 Greatest African Football Players of All Time

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Nigeria U20 announce squad for 2019 All African Games

Coach Paul Aigbogun has picked a team of 18 players for the men’s football event at Africa’s multi-sport gathering Nigeria have announced an 18-man squad for the 2019 All African Games men’s football event billed for Morocco. Coach Paul Aigbogun kept faith with the majority of the players who were part of the 2019 Fifa U20 World Cup Poland build-up. The Flying Eagles had been training in Abuja for … Continue reading Nigeria U20 announce squad for 2019 All African Games

Zimbabwe reveal big hopes for Morocco 2019

Zimbabwe’s Chef de Mission Eugenia Chidhakwa is confident that her country will enjoy a successful African Games in Morocco following a well-planned build up. Zimbabwe is planning to compete in 12 of the 27 sports taking place at the Games, due to take place between August 19 and 31. Chidhakwa has already left for Rabat, where the Games are predominantly taking place with some events being held … Continue reading Zimbabwe reveal big hopes for Morocco 2019