Category Archives: Africa

World Cup Watch 2014: The African footballers are coming…but are their federations???

By Sona Walla [caption id="attachment_670" align="alignleft" width="749"]African hopes super-talented Black Stars sabotaged by their own federation. African hopes super-talented Black Stars sabotaged by their own federation.[/caption] Football's undisputed king Pele said over a decade ago that the future of football pointed towards Africa and to begin to substantiate his statement multiple important developments followed, the most eye-catching being talented...
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Africa: 2014 World Cup Qualifications – synopsis

By Sona Walla - November 11, 2013 With the bulk of their gifted players increasingly migrating away from the continent to ply their trade in top clubs all across the globe, African countries are finding that continuity in coaching in addition to their abundant football talent is now a key element for success at the national team level. Headed into the crucial return leg of the...
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