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Mali fails in bid to switch Algeria tie

m_Mali fails in bid to switch Algeria tie

 Mali has failed in their attempt to have their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Algeria on 10 September moved to a neutral venue over fears of violence. In a statement on Thursday the Confederation of African Football said that all of September’s 2015 Nations [...]

Despite Ebola fears, African football body says no more venue changes in qualifying


Despite a deadly Ebola outbreak in a fifth country, the Confederation of African Football said Thursday that qualifiers for the continent’s top tournament will go ahead as planned next month, sweeping aside protests from a number of fearful teams. CAF’s decision that there would be [...]

Platini won’t challenge Blatter

Michel Platini

Uefa president Michel Platini ruled himself out of the running for the most powerful job in football on Thursday, the Frenchman deciding not to oppose incumbent Sepp Blatter for the Fifa presidency next year. Platini told the chairman and general secretaries of Uefa’s 54 member [...]

Ulinzi StarsbeatsRDF

Ulinzi StarsbeatsRDF

RWANDA DEFENCE FORCES (RDF) football team suffered a major blow in the on-going East African Military Games as they lost their second game against Kenya defense Force (KDF) side Ulinzi Stars at Amaan Stadium in Zanzibar on Tuesday. Goals from Kevin Amwayi, Stephen Waruru and [...]

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