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AFCON21: Referee Reveals Why He Ended Tunisia Vs Mali Match Before Fulltime

The referee who infamously blew early for full-time not once but twice in the Africa Cup of Nations fixture between Tunisia and Mali claims he was lucky he “didn’t go into a coma” and could’ve died from heatstroke. Janny Sikazwe of Zambia was the subject of ridicule and controversy after twice signalling the end of the match prematurely during the group stage fixture. Not content with incorrectly blowing for full-time […]

todayFebruary 1, 2022 4

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BREAKING: Eguavoen steps down as Super Eagles coach after AFCON 2021 exit

Augustine Eguavoen has stepped down as the interim coach of the Nigeria national team. This follows the Super Eagles’ 1-0 defeat to Tunisia in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations round of 16 clash on Sunday. Eguavoen had led the three-time champions to three straight wins against Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau. However, they fell short against a Covid-stricken Tunisian team in the knockout stages. “What happens next is that I’m […]

todayJanuary 24, 2022 3

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