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2014 Brazil World Cup hopefuls

Here are the 32 teams which made it to the 2014 Brazil World Cup. There are many favourites but few underdogs this time as the competition promises to be interesting. First things first, ‘and may the best team win’. Netherlands Italy Belgium Germany Switzerland Spain England Russia Bosnia-Herzegovina Croatia Greece Portugal France Japan Australia Iran […]

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2014 Brazil World Cup Qualifiers D-Day

Tonight is the second leg of the world cup qualifiers which will have four matches that will determine who goes to Brazil. On the weekend Portugal defeated Sweden in Lisbon. Cristiano Ronaldo headed home the only goal putting Portugal on the lead. France fell pray to Ukraine who thrashed them 2 goals. If France fails […]

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Wanyama nominated for CAF Awards

Below is the CAF 2013 African Player of the Year award 25 man nominees list. Ahmed Musa-Nigeria-CSKA Moscow Asamoah Gyan-Ghana-Al Ain Dame N’Doye-Senegal-Locomotiv Moscow Didier Drogba-Cote d’Ivoire-Galatasaray Emanuel Emenike-Nigeria-Fenerbahce Islam Slimani-Algeria-Sporting Lisbon John Obi Mikel-Nigeria-Chelsea Jonathan Pitroipa-Burkina Faso-Stade Rennais Kevin Constant-Guinea-AC Milan Kwadwo Asamoah-Ghana-Juventus Luis Carlos Almada Soares(platini)-Cape Verde-AC Omonia Mehdi Benattica-Morocco-AS Roma Mohamed Salah-Egypt-Basel […]

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CECAFA Tournament

The CECAFA tournament groups have been announced. Kenya will host this event for the first time since 2009. The tournament will start on 27th November when Kenya host Ethiopia. Matches will be played in Nyayo Stadium, Moi Sports Center Kasarani, Kisumu Stadium, Mombasa and Machakos. The venue inspection will be on 15th November but Machakos, […]

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2013 KPL Awards

Below are the nominees of the KPL Awards which will be on Wednesday 20th November in Nairobi. GOAL KEEPER OF THE YEAR Wycliffe Kasaya-Sony Sammy Okinda-KCB Jerim Onyango-Gor Mahia Wilson Obungu-Bandari Duncan Ochieng-Sofapaka DEFENDER OF THE YEAR Felly Mulumbu-Sofapaka Mohammed Sharriff-Bandari John Odhiambo-KCB David Mwangi-Mathare David Owino-Gor Mahia FAIRPLAY AWARD Dennis Onkangi-Western Stima James Situma-Sofapaka […]

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GOtv Shield Final

The GOtv Shield Final match will go down on Sunday at 3 pm in Nyayo Stadium. Gor Mahia takes on AFC Leopards in an important game to both teams. KO’galo will attempt to win a double by winning the cup as they did with league after an 18 year wait. On the other hand, Ingwe […]

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BBC African Footballer of the Year Award 2013

The shortlist for the BBC African Footballer of the year Award was released yesterday. The list includes five time nominee Yaya Toure (Ivory Coast and Manchester City), John Obi Mikel (Nigeria and Chelsea), Victor Moses (Nigeria and Chelsea), Jonathan Pitroipa (Burkina Faso and Rennes) and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon and Borussia Dortmund). African Football Fans will […]

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Arsenal Title Chances

Over the past years, Manchester United has dominated this fixture but Arsenal are set to make a statement today as the two teams meet at Old Trafford. Wenger will miss his old rival Sir Alex Ferguson but David Moyes will lead his United team which seats 8th in the EPL Table with 17 points after […]

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Kenyan Premier League wraps up.

The 2013 Kenyan Premier League season ends today as teams want to enter the top 8 and play the super 8 cup next season. Others like Kakamega Homeboyz and Sony Sugar will battle relegation as Karuturi Sports are already relegated. Gor Mahia already won the league but they will be seeking to extend their lead […]

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Ballon d’ Or 23-man shortlist

The Ballon d’ Or shorlist was released this morning and includes world’s most expensive player, Gareth Bale who left Tottenham in September to join Real Madrid for 100 m euros (£ 85.3m). 2008 winner Cristiano Ronaldo and four time winner Lionel Messi will also be in contest. The award which presents the world player of […]