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Afcons Roundup: Liberia Edge Group Leader Tunisia 0-1

Soccerway—South Sudan earned their first ever competitive victory with a 1-0 win over Equatorial Guinea in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday. The minnows joined the ranks of international football in 2012 and had not found the net since a 3-1 defeat to Kenya in November 2013, but Atak Lual’s 52nd-minute strike was enough to seal a 1-0 win in Juba. The momentous result lifts Lee Sung-Je’s side to second place in Group C ahead of Benin’s clash with Mali on Sunday. There was similar joy for Liberia,…

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Preview: Liberia vs. Tunisia Afcons 2015 Qualifiers

By: Ralph Geeplay The Liberian National team the Lone Stars of Liberia will lock horns with Tunisia on Saturday, September 5th in Monrovia for the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier, at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium (ATS). Enthusiasm in Monrovia is high, as James Debbah sees his first full international as coach of the West African nation, recently declared free by the World Health Organization [WHO] to host international matches in the wake of the deadly Ebola. Neighbors, Guinea and Sierra Leone were not so lucky, however. Veteran Tunisian Coach…

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Liberian Cracker: Togo Vs. Ghana June 7

Ghana will play neighbours Togo in an international friendly next month in preparation towards the start of the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifiers, GHANASoccernet.com can exclusively reveal. The Black Stars will play the Hawks in Accra on 7 June as they prepare for the matches to be played in the qualifiers next month. Ghana’s leading football website, www.GHANASoccernet.com, reveals that the Togolese Football Federation has confirmed the friendly from their base in Lome. The Chairman of Standardization Committee, Antoine Folly has also announced the decision on Togo national television…

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Afcons 2015 Preview: Ghana Vs. South Africa

MATCH PREVIEW South Africa are without defender Thulani Hlatshwayo, who has not recovered from a concussion suffered in the 1-1 draw with Senegal. And Bafana Bafana will give a late fitness test to defender Rivaldo Coetzee, who missed the last game because of a knee injury. Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan, who scored the winner against Algeria, will again lead the line for the Black Stars. South Africa must win, while Ghana may only need a draw to go through. Ghana are targeting a first Cup of Nations victory against South…

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