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Brazil: The Doubled-Edged Sword of Africa’s Achievement At World Cups

  African teams have had some great moments in World Cups throughout the years, despite many difficult challenges. There is much that deserves to be celebrated, but also much that should be mourned. The reasons for Africa not reaching its full potential at World Cups are varied. By ANTOINETTE MULLER. In 1990, Cameroon were the darlings of the Soccer World Cup. With Roger Milla’s hips not lying, a win over Argentina and the team’s eventual run to the quarter-finals, all of this opened the door for an additional African team…

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Top 5 outsiders worthy of Ghana World Cup call-ups

  Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah is set to name his provisional squad for the 2014 World Cup next week as the country commences adequate preparation for June’s trip to Brazil. Goal takes a look at five outsiders who have excelled with their respective clubs this season and thus deserve a place in Ghana’s yet-to-be-announced World Cup roster. DAVID ACCAM – Helsingborg The 23-year-old Helsingborg winger is yet to be capped by Ghana at any level although he was invited to the Black Stars for the 2014 World Cup qualifier…

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World Cup Brazil 2014: Keshi has Eagles ready for Messi

Will Finally Keshi End Nigeria’s Curse Against Argentina…? By Sammy Wejinya Head coach of the Nigeria national team, Stephen Keshi is not worried about the prospect of masterminding an upset over Argentina at the 2014 Fifa World Cup finals in Brazil. Nigeria’s Super Eagles will face the Albiceleste on June 25 at the Estádio Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre in a Group F game. Argentina will expectedly be relying on the brilliance of FC Barcelona’s superstar, Lionel Messi to strike a dagger into Nigerian hearts but Keshi is relishing the prospect of stopping the…

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Ghana Vs. Egypt: Bob Bradley’s 2-1 Win Not Enough

  Egypt Will Not Retain Bob Bradley   By: Takek Talaat Egyptian Football Association chairman Gamal Allam has announced they will not renew the contract of their head coach Bob Bradley. Pharaohs did not qualify to Brazil World Cup after lost their play off matches 7 -3 in aggregate against Ghana. ” Bob Bradley’s contract ended this night , and we will not renew for him , we will start search for a new coach” Gamal said after the match. ” I think Bradley will not accept to stay here…

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