Benin Beats Sierra Leone

BBC Sports Benin(photo) revived their hopes of reaching the 2008 Nations Cup with a 2-0 victory over Sierra Leone on Sunday. Goalkeeper Rachad (...)

| October 2006 | 1804 views

Kallon to miss Benin game

By Mohamed Fajah Barrie BBC Sport, Freetown Sierra Leone captain Mohammed Kallon has ruled himself out of his country’s 2008 Nations Cup qualifier (...)

| October 2006 | 1161 views

Keshi in frame for Ivorian job

By James Copnall BBC Sport, Abidjan The Ivorian football Federation (FIF) has released a list of 25 people that have applied to manage the national (...)

| August 2006 | 1005 views

Cape Town approves 2010 stadium

Cape Town’s mayor has reluctantly agreed to the construction of a controversial new stadium in the city for the 2010 World Cup. Mayor Helen Zille, from (...)

| July 2006 | 839 views

Italy’s triumph & Zidane’s madness

By Abu B. Shaw, London Vanguard Bureau Chief Italy’s national football team, Gli Azzurri, are World Champions for the fourth time in history after (...)

| July 2006 | 842 views

European clubs chase African stars

Our sports guru, Abu Shaw(photo) analyses the Brazil-Ghana match and the scramble for Ghanaian players. Enjoy: By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London (...)

| June 2006 | 1019 views

Togo shames Africa at World Cup

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief One of the main topics of discussion at the ongoing World Cup in Germany is about the comings and goings (...)

| June 2006 | 1337 views

Voodoo priest predicts Togo glory

By Ebow Godwin BBC News, Lome Togo’s chief voodoo priest is predicting success for Togo’s football team at the World Cup in Germany. "The ancestral (...)

| June 2006 | 771 views

Togo Coach Slams Germany

Togo coach Otto Pfister(photo) has ruled out hosts Germany as a serious contender at the World Cup finals. "Germany have no chance. I don’t think they can (...)

| May 2006 | 1258 views

Ivory Coast: Demel extends stay at Hamburg

Ivory Coast defender Guy Demel(photo) has extended his contract with German club SV Hamburg until June 2010. Midfielder Demel said he was glad to sign (...)

| May 2006 | 588 views