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    Ndidi helps Leicester win first away game of the season

Ndidi helps Leicester win first away game of the season

Nigerian midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, played from start to finish as Leicester continued a resurgence which began after Claudio Ranieri was sacked.The English Premier League champions on Saturday secured their first away win of the season in the 3-2 defeat of West Ham United at the Olympic Stadium.As early as the 5th minute, Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez combined neatly for [...]

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    Mahrez beats Mane to BBC African footballer of the Year award

Mahrez beats Mane to BBC African footballer of the Year award

Riyad Mahrez has defeated Sadio Mane of Liverpool and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Dortmund to become the BBC African Footballer of the year.Mahrez was selected through an online worldwide fan vote by BBC and announced on BBC Focus on African TV on Monday evening.The Leicester winger was the only finalist not to have been previously shortlisted for the award.He was one [...]

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    Osimhen, Etebo win but Aubameyang is African footballer of the year

Osimhen, Etebo win but Aubameyang is African footballer of the year

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon is the 2015 African Footballer of the Year.The 26-year-old Borussia Dortmund forward beat four-time winner, Yaya Toure, to the second position while Ghana's Andre Ayew came third at the awards gala held on Thursday night in Abuja, Nigeria.Aubameyang narrowly won with 143 points, just seven better than the runner-up, Toure, who gathered 136 points while Ayew polled 112 [...]

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    Ghana’s Ayew, Atsu in FIFA’s Ballon d’Or list

Ghana’s Ayew, Atsu in FIFA’s Ballon d’Or list

Andre Ayew and his Black Stars of Ghana teammate, Christian Atsu, have been named in the preliminary list for the 2015 FIFA Ballon d'Or shortlist.But FIFA is yet to officially confirm the 59 long list which includes Ivory Coast stars Wilfried Bony and Yaya Toure.Barcelona and Real Madrid both have seven players nominated while Juventus have six players included.Manchester City [...]

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    Andre Ayew wins Premier League award

Andre Ayew wins Premier League award

Swansea City striker, Andre Ayew, has been named August's Barclays Premier League Player of the Month.The Black Stars of Ghana forward has scored three goals as the unbeaten Swansea sit in fourth place with eight points from their opening four games.The 25-year-old took the award ahead of his team-mate Bafetimbi Gomis as well as Manchester City duo David Silva and [...]

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    Swansea cruise past 10-man Newcastle

Swansea cruise past 10-man Newcastle

Swansea continued their impressive start to the season with a 2-0 win over 10-man Newcastle United at Liberty Stadium on Saturday.     Bafetimbi Gomis gave the Welsh side an early lead and the hosts were boosted by Daryl Janmaat's sending off four minutes from half-time.Andre Ayew made it 2-0 shortly after the break heading the ball home from a Jefferson Montero [...]

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    Ayew replaces Enyeama as top African player in France

Ayew replaces Enyeama as top African player in France

Ghana and Marseille midfielder Andre Ayew has been named best African player in France's Ligue 1.Ayew, who celebrated his final days with Marseille, beat Ivory Coast's Max-Alain Gradel (Saint-Etienne) and Tunisia's Aymen Abdennour (Monaco) to the Marc-Vivien Foe Trophy.Last year’s winner, Vincent Enyeama, did not make the final three-man shortlist.Ayew scored 10 goals in 27 appearances this season for the [...]

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    Enyeama in line for consecutive Marc-Vivien Foe prize

Enyeama in line for consecutive Marc-Vivien Foe prize

Lille goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, is in line to retain the Marc-Vivien Foe Award for the best African player in the French Ligue 1.The Super Eagles captain won last year’s edition and has been nominated once more for the upcoming award.The prize was initiated in 2009 in honour of Foe, who collapsed and died on June 26, 2003 during Cameroon’s FIFA [...]

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    COUNTDOWN 26: Gyan and Ghana look to banish South Africa 2010 ghost

COUNTDOWN 26: Gyan and Ghana look to banish South Africa 2010 ghost

Asamoah Gyan will forever be remembered for three things at the World Cup: his goals, the ensuing dances, and his blazed penalty kick that denied Ghana a place in the history books at South Africa in 2010.However, Gyan, who scored on his international debut at the age of 17, is not a man to sulk for long. Instead of hiding [...]

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