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    08-Sep-2017 to 13:01

    S/Africa, Senegal to replay World Cup qualifier

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The decision by the International Football Federation (FIFA) to replay the 2018 World Cup qualifiers match between South Africa and Senegal, counting for the second day of group D was joyfully welcomed in Dakar as Burkina and South Africa are cringing.

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    08-Sep-2017 to 10:34

    Kenya’s bid to host CHAN hangs in the balance ahead of inspection

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Top officials of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) are expected in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Monday for the third and final inspection on the country’s preparedness to host next year’s Africa Nations Championship (CHAN).

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    07-Sep-2017 to 18:54

    Malian football team coach Alain Giresse steps down

    APA-Bamako (Mali) — Alain Giresse has resigned from his position as coach of Mali's national soccer team the Eagles, APA learned Thursday from the president of the Malian Football Federation General Baba Diarra.

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    05-Sep-2017 to 19:00

    W/Cup 2018 Qualifiers: Cameroon already eliminated

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The 20 African teams competing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia are about to enter the 4th round of the qualifiers, with almost all teams hoping for a chance to book their ticket, except Cameroon which was already eliminated after conceding a draw at home to Nigeria.

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    05-Sep-2017 to 18:49

    Black Stars 5-1 drubbing of Congo receives mixed reactions

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaian football fans on Tuesday afternoon reacted with mixed feelings to the 5-1 away victory of the Black Stars of Ghana over their Congolese counterparts in their 2018 World Cup qualifier.

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    04-Sep-2017 to 14:01

    2018 W/Cup Qualifiers: C/Ivoire to take on Gabon

    APA-Bouake (C/Ivoire) — Players of the Elephants, the Ivoirian national football team, arrived in Bouake (379 km north of Abidjan) around midday (local) on Monday, where they will take on their Gabonese counterpart on Tuesday, as part of the 4th round of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

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    30-Aug-2017 to 10:05

    Senegal’s Keita Baldé joins French champions Ligue 1

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegalese striker Diao Keïta Baldé has joined French Ligue1 side AS Monaco for a five-year contract, the club announced Tuesday.

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