French Soccer Star Visits Sierra Leone

French soccer star, Lilian Thuram(photo), who has plied his trade with some of the most renowned clubs in the world, will be visiting Freetown, Sierra (...)

| June 2007 | 1394 views

Muntari keen on Portsmouth switch

Ghana and Udinese midfielder Sulley Muntari(photo) has revealed he expects to join Portsmouth this summer. Fratton Park boss Harry Redknapp tried to buy (...)

| May 2007 | 685 views

Leone Stars’ friendly match in England

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief. Sierra Leone’s national football team, the Leone Stars(photo), have booked an important international (...)

| May 2007 | 66146 views

Togo Silences Sierra Leone 3-1

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief. The road to the grand finale of the African Nations Cup in 2008 is clearly a rocky one for Sierra Leone’s (...)

| March 2007 | 1097 views

All Roads Lead to Ghana: 2008 Nations Cup

The African Nations Cup is without doubt the greatest sporting spectacle on the continent. The two-year marathon that is the qualifying campaign for the (...)

| March 2007 | 1616 views

Drogba is African player of the year

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief The naming of Didier Drogba(photo) as African Player of the Year on Saturday March 1 is the icing on the (...)

| March 2007 | 858 views

UEFA floods Africa with soccer balls

By Abayomi Charles Roberts, Edmonton. Football is no doubt the biggest team sport in Africa where the continental body, Confederation Africain de (...)

| February 2007 | 1061 views

Didier Drogba Becomes Goodwill Ambassador

The United Nations Development Programme has appointed soccer star from Cte d’Ivoire Didier Drogba(photo) as a Goodwill Ambassador for the fight against poverty at

| January 2007 | 1699 views