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Africa’s richest man confident of buying Arsenal, will sack Arsene Wenger immediately

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote – who has been plotting to buy English Premier League side Arsenal for years now – says his first move if he managed the purchase would be to fire...

12-year-old Cameroon born boy takes Borussia Dortmund by storm

Cameroon-born 12-year-old has become the latest sensation in world football after registering a brace for Borussia Dortmund's U17 side over the weekend. Youssoufa Moukoko first goal for his side first saw him beat a defender...

Egypt face a destiny-defining moment against Morocco

Egypt is facing a tough challenge this Friday in the qualification of the 2018 African nations Championships. They'll be away to Morocco and must win or risk having the entire local team disbanded by...

Ronaldo, Messi and Buffon in contention for UEFA Player of the Year Award

Real Madrid’s Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo, Barcelona’s Argentine forward Lionel Messi and Juventus Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon are the three nominees for the 2016/17 UEFA Men's Player of the Year Award. The shortlist was put...

Usain Bolt’s final curtain call the high point of London event

Usain Bolt has officially retired from the track. The 30-year-old was given a special send-off on the last day of the IAAF World Championships in London. Bolt's final curtain call and Mo Farah's last...

China to help Cameroon in its preparations to host 2018 AFCON

Cameroon has received a huge boost in its preparations to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after China offered to offer help in order to ensure a smooth competition. There have been concerns...

Morocco to bid for 2026 World Cup

Morocco football officials have announced that the country will make a bid to host the 2026 Word Cup. The country’s football federation (FRMF) made the announcement on Friday, saying it had informed the world football...

Manyonga claims long jump gold to crown remarkable comeback

South Africa's Luvo Manyonga said he was "over the moon" after winning the World Championship long jump title on Saturday, making up for the disappointment of missing out on an Olympic gold in Rio. Manyonga,...

Cristiano Ronaldo to appear in court on tax fraud charges

Real Madrid’s Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo is due to appear in a Spanish court later today to answer to charges of tax fraud. Spanish prosecutors allege that Ronaldo, reported to be the world’s highest...

Paddleboarder crosses 42km from Tanzania to Zanzibar

A man in Tanzania is believed to be the first person to have paddle-boarded from the mainland to the isles of Zanzibar, crossing 42 kilometres of ocean. Glenn Davies faced three metre waves, and fell...