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Lesotho: Kick4life, More Than a Footballing Club

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Frame

[New Frame] The Lesotho outfit is set to become the first professional football club in the world to pay its women players the same as the men’s side next year. But that’s not the only thing they are doing.

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Africa: Why Football Polls in Africa Are More Than Just About the Game

September 7, 2020 | Source: Nation

[Nation] Football played a big role during the independence struggle in Africa and continues to attract political interest that sometimes overshadows the action on the pitch.

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Zimbabwe: Zemura Making Strides At Bournemouth

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Zimbabwe

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe defender Jordan Zemura appears well poised to make his breakthrough at English Championship side Bournemouth this coming season after being given opportunities to feature for the first team in pre-season matches by the club’s ne…

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South Africa: Sports Committee Chairperson Extends Condolences to Mdeliswa Family

September 7, 2020 | Source: Parliament of South Africa

[Parliament of South Africa] The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Sports, Arts and Culture, Ms Beauty Dlulane, is saddened by the news of the passing of popular television actress Ms Thandeka Mdeliswa on Saturday, 5 September 2020.

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South Africa: How Chiefs Scuppered the Perfect Chance of Ending Their Five-Year Title Drought

September 7, 2020 | Source: Daily Maverick

[Daily Maverick] Mamelodi Sundowns’ last-gasp title victory will go down in South African football history as one of the most surprising, especially when one considers the comfortable lead Kaizer Chiefs once enjoyed over their rivals at the summit of t…

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Nigeria: Aina Returns to London to Join Newly-Promoted Fulham

September 7, 2020 | Source: Premium Times

[Premium Times] Super Eagles multi-functional defender, Olaoluwa Aina, according to Football Italia, has agreed to join newly-promoted Fulham, on an initial loan move, with an obligation to buy.

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Zimbabwe: Lady Chevrons Star Mushangwe Shines in Australia

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Zimbabwe

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe national women’s cricket team all-rounder, Anesu Mushangwe was rewarded for an impressive season in Australia after winning several accolades at the South Australia Cricket Association (SACA) awards ceremony held in Adelaide on …

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Zimbabwe: Macauley Bonne Continues Scoring Spree

September 7, 2020 | Source: New Zimbabwe

[New Zimbabwe] Charlton Athletic manager Lee Bowyer was full of praise for Macauley Bonne after the Zimbabwean forward continued from where he left off last season by scoring again in his first competitive match of the new season in a 3-1 League Cup wi…

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Namibia: Junius Wins Virtual Cymot Winter League

September 7, 2020 | Source: Namibian

[Namibian] DRIKUS Coetzee won the final leg of the Cymot Zwift Winter League virtual cycling series on Friday, but it was not enough to close the gap on Willie Junius, who clinched the overall title.

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Ghana: Football Will Bounce Back Soon – Asiamah

September 7, 2020 | Source: Ghanaian Times

[Ghanaian Times] The Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah, says government will soon lift the ban on both individual and team contact sports to pave the way for the resumption of football.

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