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Avram Grant

Avram Grant a Bigger Loser Than Ivory Coast When it Comes to Penalties

Posted on 9 Feb, 2015, by in Soccer

It was a disappointing Africa Cup of Nations that ended with great drama, as Ghana tasted defeat at the end of a penalty shootout, with the Ivory Coast finally claiming the continental title after a very long wait. It wasn’t that surprising considering Avram Grant was managing the losing side. More

Sunday Mba

Nigeria Celebrate Africa Cup of Nations Trophy Thanks to Sunday Mba

Posted on 10 Feb, 2013, by in Soccer

When you win a title, you should win it with style. Nigeria weren’t at their best in the Africa Cup of Nations final against Burkina Fason, but Sunday Mba was, scoring a fantastic goal to give the Super Eagles the 1-0 win, and their first trophy in 19 years. More


Africa Cup of Nations Final – Nigeria vs Burkina Faso Predictions

Posted on 10 Feb, 2013, by in Soccer

Not the final most expected, but surprises are a big part of one of the hardest to predict international football tournaments on the planet as Nigeria step onto the pitch in Johannesburg as huge favorites to win their third Africa Cup of Nations title, facing the cinderella of the tournament, Burkina Faso. More


Victor Moses & Emmanuel Emenike a Level Above (Nigeria vs Mali)

Posted on 6 Feb, 2013, by in Soccer

It should have been a closer match, but all the talent disparity between Nigeria and Mali was there for everyone to see from the first minute of the semifinal, and led by a fantastic and in form Victor Moses & Emmanuel Emenike led the Super Eagles to their first Africa Cup of Nations final in over a decade. More

Jonathan Pitroipa

Africa Cup of Nations Semifinal – Burkina Faso vs Ghana Predictions

Posted on 6 Feb, 2013, by in Soccer

A West African derby between Ghana, four times champions in the competition who have looked like the best team in the tournament from the get go, facing Burkina Faso, looking to reach the final of the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in history. More

emmanuel emenike

Africa Cup of Nations Semifinal – Mali vs Nigeria Predictions

Posted on 6 Feb, 2013, by in Soccer

After three semifinals in the last 10 years, Mali are looking to finally break the barrier and reach their first final in the Africa Cup of Nations. Nigeria, always a favorite and always a disappointment, haven’t been to the finals since 2000, finishing third four times since. More

Africa Cup of Nations Day 4 – Gabon Stun Cameroon, Tunisia & Zambia Draw

Posted on 13 Jan, 2010, by in Soccer

Group D action in Angola on day 4 of the ACN – Gabon stun Cameroon behind Daniel Cousin while Zambia and Tunisia both left disappointed after their 1-1 draw More