1. Best Africa XI from 2014 World Cup

    It has been a World Cup of highs, lows and (not inconsiderable) controversy for Africa . While the tournament rages on, the continent’s five representatives have already packed their bags and made for the exit doors...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 1 month ago 4,961 reads 14 comments

  2. If True, Cameroon Allegations May Be the Greatest Shame to Hit African Football

    It feels like a case of one step forward, two steps back for African football. No sooner had Algeria bowed out after a gallant, at times dazzling effort against Germany in their ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 1 month ago 7,421 reads 19 comments

  3. Ghana's Asamoah Gyan Becomes All-Time Leading African Scorer in World Cup

    With his sixth career World Cup goal in Thursday's 2-1 loss to Portugal, Ghana's Asamoah Gyan passed Cameroon's Roger Milla as the tournament's all-time leading goalscorer among African players, per ESPN FC on Twitter ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 1,847 reads 2 comments

  4. Asamoah Gyan Sets Record for Most Career World Cup Goals by an African Player

    Ghana's Asamoah Gyan became Africa's all-time leading scorer in World Cup history when he equalised for his nation during their key Group G match against Portugal on Thursday...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 8,342 reads 11 comments

  5. World Cup 2014: The Curious Case of Ghana's Asamoah Gyan

    Yaya Toure, Samuel Eto'o and Didier Drogba: The first three names one normally thinks of when tasked with identifying the African continent's finest footballing talents...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 5,100 reads 9 comments

  6. Ghana's Asamoah Gyan Becomes 1st African to Score at 3 Different World Cups

    With a 63rd minute goal during Ghana's 2-2 draw with Germany at the World Cup on Saturday, Asamoah Gyan became the first African player to score at three different World Cups, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 1,385 reads 1 comments

  7. Ghana vs. USA: Key Selection Decisions for Kwesi Appiah

    With Portugal and Germany lying in wait, both Ghana and the USA know that defeat is not an option in their opening World Cup game in Natal on Monday night...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 2 months ago 4,467 reads 5 comments

  8. Why Ghana Cannot Recreate Their 2010 Last 8 Showing in Brazil

    Cameroon, in 1990, were Africa’s pioneers. Senegal, 12 years later, were one of the chief protagonists in the most unpredictable World Cup there has ever been. Both sides made it to the quarter-finals following superb efforts...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 3 months ago 3,171 reads 10 comments

  9. Ghana World Cup 2014: Team Guide for FIFA Tournament

    While Ghana haven’t competed at as many World Cup tournaments as Cameroon, Nigeria or some of the North African nations, they have an exceptional record in the competition...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 3 months ago 2,270 reads 1 comments

  10. Predicting the Ghana Squad 40 Days from the 2014 World Cup

    Ghana boss Kwesi Appiah has only 10 days before he needs to name his 30-man preliminary World Cup squad. Seven of those players will be cut out of the side over the following month ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 4 months ago 7,183 reads 10 comments

  11. Ranking Africa's 20 Best World Cup Goals

    Africa’s World Cup history hasn ’t been as glorious as it perhaps should have been. Despite producing many magnificent players, the continent only have three quarter-final appearances to show for their talent...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 4 months ago 2,951 reads 5 comments

  12. The 5 Greatest African Teams in World Cup History

    Five African sides will head to Brazil looking to etch their names into the tournament’s illustrious history. Ghana, Nigeria, the Cote d’ Ivoire , Algeria and Cameroon would all, surely, be content with a run to the quarter-finals...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 10,435 reads 27 comments

  13. West Ham Transfer Rumours: Irons Wise to Show Interest in Asamoah Gyan

    Heading into Christmas with 14 points, sitting right on the edge of the relegation zone, West Ham needs a spark in the upcoming transfer window...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 8 months ago 1,650 reads 2 comments

  14. Top Moments from Tuesday's World Cup Qualifiers

    Another night of international football saw more national teams make a place in next summer's World Cup their own...

    Alex Richards Written by Alex Richards about 10 months ago 5,920 reads 16 comments