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Pitso Mosimane Confirms Sundowns Departure In Farewell Message

South African coach Pitso Mosimane has confirmed his departure from PSL champions Mamelodi Sundowns. He leaves the club after an eight-year tenure headlined by the 2016 CAF Champions League triumph. In his farewell message, Pitso commeded the Sundowns family and thanked club President Dr Patrice Motsepe. "Its with a series...
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Midfielder Wanyama Dismisses Sex Scandal Claims

Midfielder Victor Wanyama has come out to dismiss claims after a Kenyan socialite Shakilla alleged that she was paid for a one night stand with the footballer. The socialite, in an Instagram interview, said that she was paid by many Kenyan celebraties, including Wanyama, for sex. The former Tottenham Midfielder,...
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Reports: Sundowns Coach Pitso Mosimane Resigns

Pitso Mosimane has left his role as Mamelodi Sundowns coach according to Timeslive publication in South Africa. He is reportedly set to takeover at African Powerhouses Al Ahly in Egypt. This, comes after the gaffer won his fifth PSL title with Sundowns, the 10th for the club. He is highly...
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Adama Traore: Mali Set To Lose Muscular Winger To Spain

Mali are set to lose battle to lure Adama Traore after the Wolves winger was summoned again for the Spain Senior National Team. The Mali Football Federation also summoned Adama ahead of their two friendly matches with Ghana and Iran next Month. The Winger is in Spain squad as well...
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Kenya Football Acquires New Broadcasting Partner

Kenya Football Federation President Nick Mwendwa has announced the acquisition of StarTimes as their new broadcasting partner. The deal has not been made official but Mwendwa spilled the news via his Twitter handle. Mainly, the deal will see StarTimes broadcast Kenyan Premier League, national teams for both Men and Women,...
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World Cup: Wanyama On Being Pitted Against Uganda, Mali and Rwanda

Victor Wanyama has opened up on Kenya Harambee Stars chances of qualifying to the 2022 World Cup. The Harambee Stars are pitted against Uganda Cranes, Mali Les Aigles and Rwanda Amavubi Stars in Group E of the qualifiers in Africa. "It’s a difficult group and we respect all the teams,"...
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South Africa: PSL Acquires New Title Sponsor

South Africa's Premier Soccer League (PSL) has acquired DStv as their new sponsor ahead of the 2020/21 season. MultiChoice’s DStv brand replaces Banking company Absa which ended the long standing partnership since 2007. https://twitter.com/OfficialPSL/status/1309169801064046597?s=19 The Partnership is for five years and will the league get a new name - DStv...
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Mendy: The 4th African Goalkeeper To Join Premier League

English Premier League side Chelsea has confirmed signing Senegalese goalkeeper Edouard Mendy. The shot stopper from French Ligue 1 Rennes has penned a five-year deal to join Frank Lampard's Blue Army. He is expected to beat embattled Kepa Arrizabalaga to the starting place in the team, while Willy Caballero is...
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Iwobi, Ndidi In Nigeria Squad For Ivory Coast, Tunisia Friendlies

Premier League players Alex Iwobi (Everton) and Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester) have been included in Nigeria's 25-man squad for friendlies next month. Five other players have been put on standby, according to the list shortlisted by the Nigeria Football Federation. Nigeria has lined up friendlies next month against the Elephants of...
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Ghana FA Mourns Death Of Junior Footballers

Ghana Football Association (GFA) is mourning the death of eight young footballers who perished in Accident on Saturday. Six junior players died on spot while others were rushed at Komfo Anokye Hospital, a source in Ghana has confirmed. Ghana Soccernet has reported that the accident came after the driver of...
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Didier Drogba Forever My Idol – Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen

Nigeria's Victor Osimhen has said that Ivory Coast Didier Drogba will forever be his idol. Osimhen recently joined Napoli from French club Lille in a deal worth $96m according to L'Equipe, making him the most expensive African player ever ahead of Arsenal's Nicholas Pepe (from Lille). Osimhen said that he...
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Libya Appoints New Coach

Libyan Football Federation (LFF) has appointed Ali El Margini as new coach for Libya’s national team The Mediterranean Knights. Margini replaces Faozi Benzarti who left after Covid19 pandemic. This comes as the Libyan National team seeks to kick start preparations for the 2021 Total Africa Cup of Nations qualifications. Margini...
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Ghana Retains Ayew As Captain, New Assistants Named

Ghana's Technical team of the senior national team has maintained Andre Dede Ayew as the Captain of the Black Stars, The Federation has announced. Ayew, who plays for Championship side Swansea City, retains his role he obtained in May 2019 when he replaced Asamoah Gyan. Then, Gyan had held the...
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Rwanda League To Resume Under Tournament Format

Basketball governing body in Rwanda, FERWABA, has on September 12, 2020 resolved to resume the 2019/20 season under a short tournament format. The decision has been reached following a General Assembly extraordinary meeting. The BK Basketball National League was halted in March due to Covid19 pandemic, and after the meeting,...
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CAF Reschedules Champions League Semis After Covid19 Spike In Morocco

Football governing body in Africa, CAF, has rescheduled the semifinals of the Champions League. The first leg of the semi-finals were meant to be held on September 25th and 26th in Morocco, while the second leg was supposed to take place on October 2nd and 3rd in Egypt. However, CAF...
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Morocco Lines Up Two Friendly Matches In October

Morocco has organised two friendly matches for the senior national team in the coming international window next month. The Atlas Lions will face Senegal and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Royal Moroccan Football Federation has announced. The first match against Senegal's Lions of Teranga will be on Friday...
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Lumala’s Pyramids Sign Ramathan Sobhi In Record Deal

Pyramids FC have completed the signing of Egyptian Winger Ramathan Sobhi from English Premier League side Huddersfield Town. Money bags Pyramids FC, is home for Uganda Cranes player Lumala Abdul. With the details of the transfer fee yet to be disclosed, reports in Egypt have said that Pyramids have paid...
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Nsibambi’s Smouha Parts Ways With Coach Hamada

Derrick Nsibambi's Egyptian Premier League club Smouha has parted ways with their manager Hamada Sedky. Hamada resigned after the club's 3-3 away draw to relegation strugglers with Aswan. Nsibambi scored the equaliser in the 15th minute but despite two late red cards against the hosts, Smouha failed to secure maximum...
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Onyango’s Sundowns Seal La Decima After Kaizer Chiefs Collapse

Denis Onyango's Mamelodi Sundowns beat Black Leopards 3-0 to win a record 10th PSL after title challengers Kaizer Chiefs drew 1-1 with Baroka. Sundowns and Chiefs came into the season's final day level on 54 points but the Amakhosi, who at one point held a 13-point lead, needed only to...
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Yaya Toure Inks Apology After Pornographic Video

Former Ivory Coast star Yaya Toure has apologised for posting a pornographic video and also bragging that he could hire sex workers during Soccer Aid Charity games. The former Man City player was on Friday sacked by Soccer Aid. "I would like to apologize to everyone involved in Soccer Aid...
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