Leicester City’s International Player of the Week
Nov19

Leicester City’s International Player of the Week

Name: Riyad Mahrez Country: Algeria Position: Midfielder Mahrez has been on fire for in-form Leicester City this season, and it seems as though he has taken that confidence into the latest international break as well. The midfielder and his Algeria team-mates faced Tanzania in their two-legged play-off tie to reach the group stages for 2018 World Cup qualification, but got off to a surprise start, drawing 2-2 with their opponents....

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African Player of the Year Shortlist: The Final 5
Nov18

African Player of the Year Shortlist: The Final 5

The five-man shortlist for the BBC’s African Footballer of the Year were released on Saturday and it includes three Premier League stars. Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure won the award in 2013, and he tops the shortlist again this year. However, new Swansea signing Andre Ayew and Southampton’s speedy forward Sadio Mane make up England’s top flight contenders. From the rest of Europe, Borussia Dortmund’s lethal forward...

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African Player of the Year Shortlist: The Final 5
Nov17

African Player of the Year Shortlist: The Final 5

Yacine Brahimi (Porto and Algeria) Looking to win the award for the second time in a row, Brahimi is an exciting player who has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League. He dominated the midfield when Porto faced Chelsea earlier in the season, and a move to the London club is a rumour that won’t go away. The Algerian’s immense dribbling talent is only bettered by the world’s best in Lionel Messi and Cristiano...

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