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The show where we look at African football both what's happening around the continent and what African players are doing overseas.

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The show where we look at African football both what's happening around the continent and what African players are doing overseas.

    26 Nov - Haller on fire for Ajax - CAF Womens Champions League - leading pack in the EPL

    26 Nov - Haller on fire for Ajax - CAF Womens Champions League - leading pack in the EPL

    On this week’s show we look at Ivory Coast forward Sebastien Haller’s incredible scoring form for Ajax in the Uefa Champions League, with nine goals in five group games. We review the first Caf Women’s Champions League, and hear from Togo coach Paulo Duarte, as the team is in a rebuilding phase. Plus lots on the EPL as Stuart says that Chelsea, Man City and Liverpool are in a different class this season.

    • 29 min
    19 Nov - 2022 Fifa World Cup Qualifiers + big weekend for new EPL managers

    19 Nov - 2022 Fifa World Cup Qualifiers + big weekend for new EPL managers

    On this week’s show we review the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers, as Ivory Coast miss out on a play-off place, and as South Africa alleged dirty tricks as they lost 1-0 to a soft-looking Ghana penalty. And in the EPL, managers Eddie Howe, Steven Gerrard and Dean Smith kick off with new clubs.

    • 29 min
    12 Nov - Why the Fifa rankings are unfair on Africa - Nigerian is new Newcastle director of football + the EPL sack race

    12 Nov - Why the Fifa rankings are unfair on Africa - Nigerian is new Newcastle director of football + the EPL sack race

    On this week’s show we talk about the Fifa rankings – how they work, and if they are a true reflection. Belgium are currently the number one team in the world, Senegal are top in Africa, while Algeria, who beat Senegal in the 2019 AFCON final, are ranked fourth.
    We find out more about the Nigerian Michael Emenalo, who is set to become the new director of football at Newcastle United. Emenalo is a former Chelsea technical director.
    And, it’s only November, and already 5 EPL managers have been sacked!

    • 29 min
    5 Nov - CAF Womens Champions League + best EPL African striker + Utd v City and Conte takes over at Spurs

    5 Nov - CAF Womens Champions League + best EPL African striker + Utd v City and Conte takes over at Spurs

    On this week’s show we take a look at the inaugural edition of the CAF Women’s Champions League, running from the 5th to the 19th of this month. Egypt are hosting, eight teams are taking part, and Nigerian legend Perpetua Okwocha says it’s difficult to predict who might take the trophy. 
    Plus your thoughts on who’s the best African striker ever – is it Didier Drogba or is it Mohamed Salah? And lots on the EPL, as Antonio Conte takes over at Tottenham, and the Manchester derby is on this weekend.

    • 29 min
    29 Oct Show #454 CAF Champions League + Nigerian keeper Daniel Akpeyi + Man Utd troubles + Ivorian Maxwel Cornet

    29 Oct Show #454 CAF Champions League + Nigerian keeper Daniel Akpeyi + Man Utd troubles + Ivorian Maxwel Cornet

    On this week’s show we take a look at the teams that have made it to the group stage of this season’s Caf Champions League, with clubs from Botswana and South Africa there for the first time. Also we speak to Nigeria national team goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi, who plays for Kaizer Chiefs in South Africa. He talks about how hard it is for a goalkeeper in Africa to play outside their country.
    And lots on the EPL, as Manchester United are in a difficult space, and we talk about the Ivorian Maxwel Cornet, who is impressing at Burnley.

    • 29 min
    22 Oct - African players and the Ballon DOr + CAF womens Champions League + Patson Daka hits 4 for Leicester

    22 Oct - African players and the Ballon DOr + CAF womens Champions League + Patson Daka hits 4 for Leicester

    On this week’s show we ask whether there should have been more African players nominated for the 2021 Ballon D’Or – with Riyad Mahrez and Mohammed Salah the only Africans nominated, and Edouard Mendy left out. Also we look ahead to the finals of the inaugural edition of the Caf Women’s Champions League, which are just two weeks away.
    And lots on the EPL and the Uefa Champions League, as Patson Daka became the first Zambian to score in the EPL, and Salah shines again.

    • 29 min

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