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AFCon: Five things you need to know about Burkina Faso

Feb 10, 2013

AFCon: Five things you need to know about Burkina Faso

Here's a quick roundup of some things you should know about the Burkina Faso -- the ultimate underdogs who are now in the final of the African Cup of Nations. #Nigeria #KickingAround #African Cup of Nations #Burkina Faso
Referee banned after controversial decisions in African Cup

Feb 08, 2013

Referee banned after controversial decisions in African Cup

Among the contentious issues during the Burkina Faso-Ghana semifinal was the red card given to Burkina's Jonathan Pitroipa that could mean he will miss the final. #KickingAround #African Cup of Nations #Ghana #Burkina Faso #Slim Jdidi
Burkina Faso stun Ghana to enter African Cup finals

Feb 07, 2013

Burkina Faso stun Ghana to enter African Cup finals

Burkina, who will meet Nigeria at Soccer City, edged their neighbours 3-2 on penalties after a 1-1 draw at the end of extra time. #Nigeria #KickingAround #African Cup of Nations #Burkina Faso
African Cup: Nigeria dump favourites Ivory Coast to reach semis

Feb 04, 2013

African Cup: Nigeria dump favourites Ivory Coast to reach semis

Nigeria were given just a 20 percent chance by their own coach Stephen Keshi of overcoming the Ivorians... and they did it. #Nigeria #KickingAround #Ivory Coast #African Cup of Nations #Togo #Burkina Faso
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Jan 29, 2013

African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Zambia have shown little of the form that saw them win the Nations Cup one year ago. #KickingAround #Zambia #African Cup of Nations

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African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Aug 31, 2014

Emmanuel Adebayor makes Togo U-turn by declaring himself available for international duty

Emmanuel Adebayor has been recalled by Togo to play for the national team for the first time in 18 months as they get their African Nations Cup qualifying campaign under way next week... #Emmanuel Adebayor #Togo national football team
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Aug 26, 2014

Ebola: Ivory Coast-Sierra Leone game now in doubt

(AP) -- Another African Cup of Nations qualifier is in doubt because of the deadly Ebola virus after Ivory Coast's football federation said Tuesday that it had been instructed by its government to cancel or move next month's home game against Sierra ... #Africa #Morocco #Sierra Leone #Liberia #World Health Organization #Congo #Republic of Guinea
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Aug 04, 2014

Victor Wanyama saved by police from angry fans as Kenya fail to qualify for African Nations Cup

Victor Wanyama had to be saved from a mob of angry fans after Kenya were eliminated from African Nations Cup qualifying by minnows Lesotho, losing 1-0 over the two legs... #Kenya #Lesotho