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#CAFAwards18: Again, Salah Wins African Player of the Year

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Just one day after Egypt was awarded the hosting right for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, striker Mohamed Salah has been voted the best player in Africa for the year 2018. The Egyptian was voted ahead of his Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane and Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Salah made history when he

AFCON 2017: El-Hadary’s heroics help Egypt beat Burkina Faso

Egypt’s goalkeeper and captain Essam El Hadary on Wednesday emerged the shooting range hero to send the Pharaohs through to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final match. Egypt went through to the AFCON final in Gabon after beating Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalty in the semi-final. El Hadary, 44, is

Egypt, Senegal qualify for Cup of Nations

Egypt and Senegal qualified Saturday for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon after 2-0 away victories over Tanzania and Burundi respectively. Roma striker Mohamed Salah scored during each half for the Egyptian Pharaohs in Dar es Salaam. The Egyptians are back in the biennial African football showcase after failing to

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