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African Cup of Nations

The main international association football competition in Africa. Held every two years, the Africa Cup of Nations is a spectacular event that has grand repercussions in the football world.

Also see: African Cup of Nations Fixtures | African Cup of Nations Statistics.

On This Day in Football: Bizarre scenes in Bahrain

On this day in 2010, Togo played Bahrain in an international friendly in Riffa and lost 3-0. What is interesting about that? Well, the...
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Schalke in talks to sign Chelsea defender, confirms club official

Bundesliga outfit FC Schalke 04 are officially negotiating a deal to sign Chelsea left back Abdul ‘Baba’ Rahman, said club sporting director Christian Heidel. The...

Egypt vs Cameroon AFCON Final Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info

Egypt vs Cameroon Africa Cup of Nations 2017 final 5th February, 19:00 GMT Stade de l'Amitié, Libreville Live Stream: Watch Egypt vs Cameroon live on British Eurosport 2 Egypt...

2017 Africa Cup of Nations: All you need to know

The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off this Saturday. It is the 31st edition of Africa’s showpiece event, one that has taken place...
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International Break Report: Mixed bag for the Chelsea boys

The international break has come to a close, and the Premier League will return at the weekend after a fortnight. The national teams battled...

John Obi Mikel has plenty of miles left on his clock at Chelsea yet

To say it was a transfer mired in controversy is probably understating the convoluted process by which John Obi Mikel ended up at Stamford...

Of Revolutions, Hopes, and Home: Bob Bradley In Egypt

There was no fairytale ending to this story, because this story was no fairytale. This story, one of the most amazing in sports and...

Chelsea’s John Obi Mikel shortlisted for African Player of the Year Award

The African Football Confederation (CAF) today has announced the list of 25 players, nominated for the African Footballer of the Year, 2013 award. Chelsea...

African Cup of Nations review: Nigeria crowned kings of the continent

The African Cup of Nations came to a dramatic close on Sunday, with Nigeria ending a 19-year drought at the competition to lift the...
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The Nature of Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast prepares to face Nigeria in the ACN quarterfinals and Puma takes us closer to the nature of Drogba, Gervinho, Kalou, Eboue & the Toure brothers.

Why Galatasaray is the right move for Drogba

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will join Turkish club Galatasaray on a 18-months deal, following his short stint with Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua.
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Win Three African Cup of Nations 2013 Home Shirts

Soccerlens has teamed up with Puma to give away three African Cup of Nations replica home shirts for answering one simple question. See details inside.