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England 65-53 Uganda: Roses win

England wrapped up a series win over Uganda with a match to spare, despite a late fightback from the visitors at London’s Copper Box. Having edged Tuesday’s opener in Liverpool by four points, the Roses won 65-53 to take an unassailable 2-0 series lead into Sunday’s final match. The Commonwealth Games champions dominated the first half before …

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Kenya Football Federation FKF says it has filed an appeal

Kenya’s Football Federation (FKF) says it has filed an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Wednesday, in a late bid to reverse their exclusion from the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations, which starts on Saturday. On 18 October, Equatorial Guinea were banned for using an ineligible player in qualifying, with Kenya replacing them …

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Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez has no problem with Manchester United’s departure

The Chilean and Manchester United teammate Alexis Sanchez has since ruled out his former Arsenal team-mate, struggling to recover from the impressive performances of all the clubs he has had in his career. Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, who spent last season on the bench against Juventus and Manchester United and beIN Sports has fully …

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Manchester United’s three most successful wins in the Premier League: Etihad Stadium

Manchester City have always been under the knockout stages of Manchester United until Sheikh Mansour bought. <span title=”Lacagtii uu geliyay kooxda ayaa ka caawisay City inay xiddigo tayo leh ka kala keensadaan daafaca dunida. “>The amount of money he spent on the club helped City to better quality players at the World Cup. It has …

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Egypt:Mohmaed Salah statue in leaves fans scratching their heads

A statue intended to pay homage to Egyptian hero Mohamed Salah has been ridiculed for barely resembling the Liverpool forward. The bronze figure, unveiled in Sharm el-Sheikh, depicts Salah in his familiar celebratory pose with both arms held aloft and his palms facing the sky. The artwork was on display at the World Youth Forum on Sunday. The bronze figure, unveiled …

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Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi

One of African football’s most powerful figures has been banned from the sport for life for breaking bribery and corruption rules. Ex-Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi also broke conflict of interest rules, Fifa said. Football’s world governing body launched an investigation after Nyantakyi was pictured taking $65,000 (£48,000) from an undercover reporter. Fifa …

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Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2019

Africa Cup of Nations Qualification FIXTURES – RESULTS Group Stage 09/06/2017 Sudan 1 – 3 Madagascar Libya 5 – 1 Seychelles 10/06/2017 Malawi 1 – 0 Comoros Burundi 3 – 0 South Sudan Zambia 0 – 1 Mozambique Botswana 0 – 1 Mauritania Cameroon 1 – 0 Morocco Niger 0 – 0 Eswatini Nigeria 0 …

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Kenya took a major step towards the 2019 Africa Cup

Kenya took a major step towards the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations as they beat Ethiopia 3-0 at the Moi International Sports Centre in Nairobi on Sunday. Japan-based striker Michael Olunga broke the deadlock in the 23rd minute with a wonderful volley from the right-flank after he was set up by Erick Omondi, who then …

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Runner Akoon Akoon dreams of putting South Sudan on the map

Akoon Akoon is a South Sudanese athlete representing South Sudan in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. “I train a lot, but it’s not enough,” Akoon said. “I have a person who accompanies me, but I do not have a place to stay and the sports equipment that you see here. Everything […]

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S. Sudan chess team returns home

The South Sudan chess team arrived back into the country on Monday afternoon after taking part in the 43rd Chess Olympiad in Batumi, Georgia, and winning the gold in group E. The team included five...

National coach optimistic about Gabon-S. Sudan match

The national football team acting head coach is optimistic about a better result in Gabon on Friday. Coach Ramsey Sebit says the team is in high spirit for the encounter with a must win standing...

2 S. Sudanese referees to take charge of 2019 CAF game

Two South Sudan referees will take charge of the 2019 Africa Nations cup game between South Africa and Seychelles. Malong Ring and Gasim Madir Dehiya will join Berhe Tesfagiorghis from Eritrea to take charge of...

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