Africa

Thursday 03 July 2014

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COMMENT: This summer's tournament has provided so many standout moments and success stories that it could go down as the greatest of all time

Wednesday 02 July 2014

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The Black Stars boss does not want to have anything doing with the Schalke midfielder after he was sent home during the World Cup for a breach of conduct

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Goal readers decided that the goalkeeper's heroics as the Super Eagles reached the last 16 trumped the goalscoring achievements of attackers Ahmed Musa and Peter Odemwingie

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The Super Eagles boss looks to have stepped down after three years in charge of the team and remains a divisive figure following his achievements since 2011

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The former Chelsea ace refused to warm-up ahead of the Black Stars’ final group game with Portugal and the case has been referred to the country's FA for review

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After a group-stage exit and off the field controversy, the association's president has expressed his regret following a disappointing campaign for the Black Stars in Brazil

Tuesday 01 July 2014

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The 52-year-old was reported to have left his post on Monday but the situation remains unclear 24 hours later

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The former Argentina great has sparked a fierce debate by claiming the midfielder should have been handed a ban greater than the one handed to the Uruguay striker last week

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Peter Odemwingie, Ahmed Musa, Vincent Enyeama... Which of the Super Eagles stars performed the most impressively in Brazil this summer?

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The Nigeria midfielder claims the referee saw the France striker elbow him in the first half and is angry that he failed to act on it

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The Stamford Bridge side have also bid farewell to Ashley Cole and goalkeeper Hilario following the expiration of their contracts as Jose Mourinho plans for next season

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Football federation confirm they are investigating alleged corruption claims stemming from World Cup games.

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COMMENT: There has been a long history of incompetence in financial matters in certain football associations and African players are being used as scapegoats at this World Cup

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The former Rangers defender, who came on in extra-time, was delighted that his country managed to push Joachim Low's side all the way at Estadio Beira-Rio on Monday

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The Euro 2012 semi-finalists - and one of the the favourites to win the World Cup - struggled to defeat Algeria and their coach admits it was sheer desire which saw them through

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The defender responded angrily to criticism of his side's performance as they reached the World Cup quarter-finals the 2-1 victory over Algeria after extra-time in Porto Alegre

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COMMENT: Vahid Halilhodzic's men failed to avenge 'The Shame of Gijon' but their exciting and spirited team gave Joachim Low's Germany a huge scare in Porto Alegre

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The attacker came off the bench to score in extra-time to fire Germany into the last eight but admits that his strike, which went in off his heel, was fortunate