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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 | 592 views

Chukwu Keen on Sierra Leone Post

Two former Nigeria coaches have expressed an interest in taking charge of Sierra Leone’s national team. Both Christian Chukwu(photo) and Dutchman Jo (...)

| April 2006 | 811 views

Zimbabwe FA Elects New Boss

Steve Vickers BBC Sport, Harare Wellington Nyatanga(photo) has been elected as the new chairman of the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa). (...)

| March 2006 | 608 views

Angola gets Marques

By Victor Vago & Nicolas White(BBC Sports) Defender Rui Marques (photo) has now got the all-clear to play for World Cup bound Angola. The Leeds (...)

| February 2006 | 1407 views

Dujkovic Prepares for the Worst

By Martin Davies BBC Sport, Ismailia Ghana coach Ratomir Dujkovic has prepared himself for fierce criticism after his team’s early exit from the (...)

| February 2006 | 1251 views

Hayatou Backs Nations Cup Timing

The president of the Confederation of African Football, Issa Hayatou, has defended the timing of the African Cup of Nations. His comments, on the eve (...)

| January 2006 | 1320 views

Battle for Africa’s Professionals Heats Up

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief. Players on the way to this year’s African Nations Cup in Egypt, particularly those plying their trade in (...)

| January 2006 | 1440 views

African Nations Cup Upsets

By Peter Law The Nations Cup has produced some huge upsets over the years Ask fans which African Nations Cup they loved most and chances are you will (...)

| January 2006 | 1025 views

Africa’s Difficult World Cup Draw

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief. A World Cup draw, like any situation in this discipline, is normally a one group-of-death affair. What is (...)

| December 2005 | 1109 views

Kallon Finds a New Lease of Life

By Farayi Mungazi, BBC Sport. Mohamed Kallon has told BBC Sport that he is in no hurry to quit Saudi Arabian club Al Ittihad. The Sierra Leone (...)

| November 2005 | 1312 views

Africa’s Soccer Giants

By Abu B. Shaw, London It was scintillating and nerve-racking as dark clouds descended on various stadiums around Africa on October 8 2005. Four (...)

| October 2005 | 1001 views