Sports

Benin Beats Sierra Leone

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 Chitou (...)

| October 2006 | 1786 views

Kallon to miss Benin game

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 | 1139 views

Keshi in frame for Ivorian job

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 side. (...)

| August 2006 | 982 views

 Cape Town approves 2010 stadium

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, (...)

| July 2006 | 819 views

Italy's triumph & Zidane's madness

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 | 822 views

European clubs chase African stars

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 Bureau (...)

| June 2006 | 1002 views

Togo shames Africa at World Cup

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 of (...)

| June 2006 | 1315 views

Voodoo priest predicts Togo glory

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 (...)

| June 2006 | 749 views

Togo Coach Slams Germany

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 (...)

| May 2006 | 1243 views

Ivory Coast: Demel extends stay at Hamburg

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 a (...)

| May 2006 | 572 views