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Africa’s Upper Hand-Part 2

The diaspora: a valuable resource In addition to the European influence of ultra groups, North African also benefit from their proximity to Europe when attracting players from their talented diasporas.

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Africa’s Upper Hand-Part 1

An air of familiarity engulfs the CAF Champions League semifinals. Title-holders Esperance de Tunis will host the 2015 winners, TP Mazembe from the Democratic Republic of Congo, on 27 April,

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Africa Cup of Nations, with Egypt?

The 2019 edition of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations is set to be staged in Egypt, CAF President Ahmad Ahmad has announced following a meeting of the CAF Executive

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Bernardo Silva thoughts on the Premier League

Bernardo Silva has said he is relishing the pressure of the Premier League title battle between Manchester City and Liverpool as it “means you are playing for big things.”  The Sky Blues have a

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Egypt and the Pyramids

Football as a vehicle of soft power for Middle Eastern oil states is no longer a novelty. We’ve got used to Manchester City splashing the cash of the Sheikh Mansour.

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Part 2- Tragedy to Talent

To find out why we must return to Egypt’s star man. As part of the myth-making process for Salah, people have started to settle on a key part of his origin

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Part 1- Tragedy to Talent

These are heady times for the Egyptian national team. They have qualified for their first World Cup appearance in nearly 30 years and their talisman, Mohamed Salah, has been setting

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Ajax Amsterdam may keep Hakim Ziyech

Rabat – Moroccan international football star Hakim Ziyech said he is “always very picky” in response to offers he receives  from football giants. Ziyech, who plays for Dutch football club Ajax Amsterdam, has

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The Desperate Return

The striker wants to get back to action after a long injury layoff but says age is not on his side Opoku Agyemang is fondly remembered in Ghana for his participation at

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Ronald Koeman’s Expectations

Ronald Koeman has overseen a transformation in the Netherlands’ fortunes
The Dutch topped a UEFA Nations League with France and Germany
Koeman speaks to FIFA.com about the reasons behind their revival

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