Football - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper 2013 African Cup of Nation's calendar Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:03:35 +0200 Ojong Debra Nigeria qualify for 2013 African U-20 finals Tue, 09 Oct 2012 09:58:32 +0200 Ojong Debra John Obi Michael receives racist insults on his twitter account Fri, 21 Sep 2012 20:34:08 +0200 EUROPA LEAGUE: PERFORMANCE OF AFRICAN Fri, 21 Sep 2012 14:39:23 +0200 Christophe lele European Champions league: Africans players performance on day 2 Thu, 20 Sep 2012 13:09:16 +0200 Christophe lele The performance of africans on european champions league day 1 Wed, 19 Sep 2012 11:20:41 +0200 Christophe lele When Kader Keita slips and attacks a reporter Tue, 18 Sep 2012 20:51:09 +0200 going to celebrate the victory of the Côte d'Ivoire Senegal (4-2) in the first leg of the final qualifying round of the AFCAN 2013, in a nightclub in Abidjan, Kader Keita slipped. The Elephant, which is now moving to Al Sadd Doha, Qatar, has found nothing better than to settle accounts with the editor of the famous Ivorian magazine "Prestige". The Ivorian striker administered several blows to the reporter, who have decided to bring the case to court. The weekend of Africans in Europe Tue, 18 Sep 2012 13:58:51 +0200 In the five major European championships, Africans in Europe performs differently. If Thierry Dubai and Alain Traoré ensured the show in Ligue 1, Aymen Abdennour and Peter Odemwingie were not at their best level . Afrik- news.comes back on a weekend rich in emotions. Abou Cissé Shanghai Shenhua: Didier Drogba, two weeks and then goes away? Mon, 17 Sep 2012 23:45:13 +0200 Asamoah Gyan's Story: The tale of a patchy path to glory Mon, 04 Apr 2011 01:30:24 +0200 Ghana's love/hate relatioinship with Asamoah Gyan continues after his deftly spectacular equalizer against England at Wembley in a high profile friendly game that had Ghanaian supporters embarking on a sporting pilgrimage to witness a match that assumed an extra air of importance usually reserved for more crucial encounters. In fact, the level of importance attached to the game was so high that, Gyan's goal was met with a level of jubilation fit for a world cup triumph. Love him or hate him though, Asamoah Gyan deserves or rather has earned the right to be respected by all and sundry. William Manful John Paintsil, the king of own goals Tue, 08 Feb 2011 13:03:14 +0100 It's operation open net at Fulham! Out of four bitter own goals registered since the beginning of the season, three have emanated from the legwork of John Paintsil. The Ghanaian international defender is on his way to setting a record in the Premier League. Nicholas Mc Anally Football and Sex: 2010 World Cup unsettles a myth Mon, 06 Dec 2010 17:50:43 +0100 The month long grand feast of the world football, FIFA World Cup South Africa 2010 in June was viewed to have presented a money spinning platform for commercial sex workers who flocked into the country from all walks of life. A new report reveals the true nature of that view. Sakhile Modise Kevin Prince Boateng: The story of a genius in the making Mon, 01 Nov 2010 13:01:22 +0100 If imitation is the measure of success then I am a genius, a paraphrased quote from Oscar Wilde credits mavericks and loners whose behaviour sparks imitations from copycats. Now the famed bohemian's assertions might have been self serving but could also be a viable benchmark for unparalleled human achievement. William Manful Nigeria : FIFA suspends Nigeria Football Federation Mon, 04 Oct 2010 18:31:36 +0200 The FIFA Emergency Committee decided today, 4 October 2010, to suspend the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) with immediate effect on account of government interference. Morocco to host the African Cup of Nations? Thu, 23 Sep 2010 11:49:08 +0200 Twenty years after hosting the African Cup of Nations, Morocco has left no stone unturned to bring the games back to the northern African kingdom. They intend to host the games either in 2015 or 2017. But analysts believe that Morocco's bid to host the games in 2015 could be rejected due to the CAN administration's culture of alternating between Northern and Southern countries. Ali Makhan