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Egyptian Premier League champions Al Ahly have fired title-winning manager Martin Lasarte in the aftermath of their disappointing Round of 16 cup exit against Pyramids on Saturday.

Egyptian champions Al Ahly sack manager Martin Lasarte

Egyptian Premier League champions Al Ahly have fired title-winning manager Martin Lasarte in the aftermath of their disappointing Round of 16 cup exit against Pyramids on Saturday.g
New Morocco head coach Vahid Halilhodzic has named 46 players in his first squad for their training camp in September, where they are expected to face Burkina Faso and Niger.

New Morocco coach names 46 players in Atlas Lions squad

New Morocco head coach Vahid Halilhodzic has named 46 players in his first squad for their training camp in September, where they are expected to face Burkina Faso and Niger.
One month after Ghana's disappointing exit at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt, veteran Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan has spoken about the captaincy controversy.

Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan opens up on national team captaincy controversy, relationship with coach

One month after Ghana's disappointing exit at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt, veteran Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan has spoken about the captaincy controversy.
Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse believes that Sadio Mane's performances in 2018-19 warrant him being awarded the Ballon d'Or.

Sadio Mane battles Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo for best Uefa Champions League forward award

The Senegal international could be rewarded for his sterling performances last season in the European competition
Former Ghana Football Association executive Kofi Manu claims he predicted the Black Stars' woes at the recent Africa Cup of Nations, due to major political decisions before the tournament.

Afcon: Former Ghana FA chief predicted Black Stars’ struggles

Former Ghana Football Association executive Kofi Manu claims he predicted the Black Stars' woes at the recent Africa Cup of Nations, due to major political decisions before the tournament.
Ghana international Lumor Agbenyenu has completed a switch to Spanish side Real Mallorca, the club have announced.

Ghana defender Lumor Agbenyenu joins Real Mallorca

Ghana international Lumor Agbenyenu has completed a switch to Spanish side Real Mallorca, the club have announced.
Trezeguet has revealed how his Egypt international teammate Ahmed Elmohamady played a role in his decision to sign for Aston Villa.

Trezeguet: Ahmed Elmohamady influenced my Aston Villa move

Trezeguet has revealed how his Egypt international teammate Ahmed Elmohamady played a role in his decision to sign for Aston Villa.
Ghana midfielder Afriyie Acquah believes all is not lost in the nation's hopes of ending their long Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) title drought following the disappointment of the recent tournament in Egypt.

Afriyie Acquah: Give Ghana another two years to win Afcon

Ghana midfielder Afriyie Acquah believes all is not lost in the nation's hopes of ending their long Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) title drought following the disappointment of the recent tournament in Egypt.
Herve Renard

Mustapha Hadji blames Herve Renard for Morocco’s AFCON failure

Morocco football legend Mustapha Hadji has blamed head coach Herve Renard for the team’s failure at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals.
Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana has sent his best wishes to Matthijs de Ligt following the completion of his €75 million move to Juventus.

Ajax goalie Andre Onana bids farewell to Matthijs de Ligt after Juventus move

Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana has sent his best wishes to Matthijs de Ligt following the completion of his €75 million move to Juventus.
Paul Put

Afcon: Why Guinea sack head coach Paul Put, staff

The head coach of Guinea, Paul Put, has been sacked alongside his entire staff by the country’s Football Federation after their disappointing performance at the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Coach Clarence Seedorf was coy about his Cameroon future after the Indomitable Lions crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations in the Round of 16.

Afcon: Cameroon sports minister wants Clerence Seedorf sacked after tournament ‘failure’

Cameroon's Sports and Education Minister Narcisse Mouelle Kombi has called for national team head coach Clarence Seedorf to be relieved of his job following their disappointing Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) campaign in Egypt.
Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu is confident about his nation’s chances of overcoming Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final on Sunday.

Afcon: We expect victory as well against Algeria – Nwankwo Kanu

Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu is confident about his nation’s chances of overcoming Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final on Sunday.
The South Africa Football Association (Safa) has revealed a decision is yet to be made on the future of Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter.

Afcon: Safa undecided on Bafana coach Stuart Baxter’s future

The South Africa Football Association (Safa) has revealed a decision is yet to be made on the future of Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter.
Algeria captain Riyad Mahrez believes his team are facing one of the tournament favourites when they meet Nigeria in the semi-final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday.

Afcon: Algeria captain Riyad Mahrez anticipates tough clash with Nigeria

Algeria captain Riyad Mahrez believes his team are facing one of the tournament favourites when they meet Nigeria in the semi-final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday.
Al Ahly captain Hossam Ashour believes Egypt wouldn’t have been eliminated so early from the Africa Cup of Nations if the right players were picked in the 23-man squad.

Afcon: Egypt paid the price for wrong squad selection – Hossam Ashour

Al Ahly captain Hossam Ashour believes Egypt wouldn’t have been eliminated so early from the Africa Cup of Nations if the right players were picked in the 23-man squad.
Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Plateau United have announced 17 players will be released by the club following their disappointing outing last season.

Plateau United sack 17 players in massive clear-out

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side Plateau United have announced 17 players will be released by the club following their disappointing outing last season.
Germany send Super Falcons packing from 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after 3-0 win on Saturday evening encounter at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble. 68

FIFA rankings: Super Falcons move two places up

Nigeria have moved two places up the FIFA Women’s rankings, following their first Round of 16 appearance at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 20 years.

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