5 African Nations to Steal the Show at the 2014 World Cup

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5 African Nations to Steal the Show at the 2014 World Cup
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The Afcon may have ended only recently, but Africa’s nations are already in the midst of a gruelling qualifying campaign that will see five of them claim the continent’s spots in Brazil’s summer showpiece.

Only Tunisia have ever represented the continent at a World Cup on South American shores before (in the oppressive Argentina of 1978), but with African football ever increasing in prominence and stature, one of these teams may be poised to attain an unprecedented level of success.

Here, I profile the five teams in the best stead to make a significant impact in 18 months time.

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