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Nick Reeves

Nick Reeves

    It's a wrap: Burkina, Nigeria face-off in Soweto
    It's a wrap: Burkina, Nigeria face-off in Soweto
    The 2013 title was originally intended for Ivory Coast, the top-ranked team on the continent.
    Nigeria sweating over fitness of star players for final
    Nigeria sweating over fitness of star players for final
    Spartak Moscow striker Emenike, joint top of the scoring charts with four goals, and Chelsea winger Moses picked up knocks in Wednesday's...
    Afcon: Togo and Tunisia face off in a winner-takes-all encounter
    Afcon: Togo and Tunisia face off in a winner-takes-all encounter
    Togo takes on Tunisia on Wednesday in a winner-takes-all Africa Cup of Nations Group D encounter.
    Afcon: Zambia goalkeeper salvages draw against Nigeria
    Afcon: Zambia goalkeeper salvages draw against Nigeria
    Mweene's late heroics in this Africa Cup of Nations Group C...
    Moses returns from injury to boost Nigeria at Afcon
    Moses returns from injury to boost Nigeria at Afcon
    The winger's return from injury is welcome news for the Super Eagles, who take on the defending champions four days after being contained to a...
    Afcon: Burkina Faso's Troare strikes late to hold Nigeria to a draw
    Afcon: Burkina Faso's Troare strikes late to hold Nigeria to a draw
    The Lorient midfielder came on late in the second half and worked his magic to earn the Stallions an unexpected point, although the result extended...
    Emotional Afcon final ahead for Côte d'Ivoire, Zambia
    Emotional Afcon final ahead for Côte d'Ivoire, Zambia
    Côte d'Ivoire are out to finally do justice to their reputation as the best team on the continent when they take on Zambia in an emotionally-charged Africa Cup of Nations final on Sunday....
    Gervinho flair launches Ivorians into Afcon final
    Gervinho flair launches Ivorians into Afcon final
    A contender for the goal of the competition from Arsenal forward Gervinho against Mali on Wednesday put Côte d'Ivoire into the Africa Cup of...
    Mali and Ghana break through to Afcon semis
    Mali and Ghana break through to Afcon semis
    And then there were four -- Mali and Ghana completed the semifinal line-up at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) on Sunday with tense quarterfinal...
    Tunisia go to the top with Morocco win
    Tunisia go to the top with Morocco win
    Tunisia took the Maghreb derby honours on Monday, a 2-1 defeat of Morocco putting them alongside Gabon at the top of Group C in the Africa Cup of...
    Heavyweights set for Champions League kick-off
    Heavyweights set for Champions League kick-off
    The opening shots of the 2010/11 Champions League campaign are fired this week, with tricky assignments lying in wait for Inter Milan and the main...
    World Cup D-Day for England
    World Cup D-Day for England
    England, with John Terry's mutiny quelled, take on Slovenia on Wednesday knowing they must raise their game considerably or face the ignominy of...