African News 21.6.2017 12:58 pm

Clinical Libolo leap from bottom to top

Clinical Recreativo Libolo of Angola leapt from last to first in a CAF Confederation Cup group Tuesday by trouncing previous leaders Zesco United of Zambia 3-0 in Calulo.

Congo Brazzaville-born Julsy Boukama-Kaya scored in each half for the home side before Brazilian Fabricio Simoes finished off the visitors with a penalty nine minutes from time.

Clinical Libolo leap from bottom to top
Clinical Libolo leap from bottom to top

Clinical Libolo leap from bottom to top

Clinical Recreativo Libolo of Angola leapt from last to first in a CAF Confederation Cup group Tuesday by trouncing previous leaders Zesco United of Zambia 3-0 in Calulo.

SuperSport and TP Mazembe share the spoils
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SuperSport and TP Mazembe share the spoils

The result leaves both teams tied with six points from four matches and equal on goal difference.
SuperSport can match Mazembe – Tembo
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SuperSport can match Mazembe – Tembo

SuperSport United Assistant Coach, Kaitano Tembo believes they match TP Mazembe for quality and Tuesday evening’s Total CAF Confederation Cup clash against the reigning champions will be tough for both sides.
‘Worthy son’ Tiote laid to rest
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‘Worthy son’ Tiote laid to rest

Ivory Coast international Cheick Tiote, whose sudden death in China at just 30 years old shocked his country, was laid to rest Sunday as he was hailed a “worthy son” of the African nation.
Video referee in focus as late strikes see Chile past Cameroon
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Video referee in focus as late strikes see Chile past Cameroon

Arturo Vidal’s late header helped Chile to a 2-0 win over Cameroon in their Confederations Cup Group B opener in Moscow on Sunday, as the video assistant referee played a prominent role.
Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Zambia suffer shock losses
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Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Zambia suffer shock losses

Former African champions Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Zambia all lost at home Saturday on a day of upsets in the first qualifying round for the 2019 Cup of Nations.
Ghanaian player jailed for raping wife in Sweden
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Ghanaian player jailed for raping wife in Sweden

A Swedish court on Friday sentenced a Ghanaian football player in Sweden’s second division to two years in prison for raping and beating his wife.
Ivory Coast must beat Guinea to ‘honour’ Tiote – Wilmots
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Ivory Coast must beat Guinea to ‘honour’ Tiote – Wilmots

The Ivory Coast must beat Guinea on Saturday to “honour the memory of Cheick Tiote”, the former international who died in China this week, according to Elephants coach Marc Wilmots.
Clinical Ahly overpower Wydad to top table
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Clinical Ahly overpower Wydad to top table

Clinical finishing by Moamen Zakaria and Junior Ajayi powered Al Ahly of Egypt to a 2-0 CAF Champions League win over Wydad Casablanca of Morocco Monday, and top place in Group D.
Ten-man Italy edge Zambia
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Ten-man Italy edge Zambia

Ten-man Italy beat Zambia 3-2 after extra-time in a thrilling encounter to advance to the semi-finals of the Fifa U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.
Brockie faces mean Mazembe defence
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Brockie faces mean Mazembe defence

New Zealand-born 2017 Caf Confederation Cup leading scorer Jeremy Brockie faces the meanest defence in the second-tier African club competition this weekend during matchday 3.
Sundowns want to shed ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ tag
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Sundowns want to shed ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ tag

Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa enter matchday 3 of the Caf Champions League this week desperate to ditch the “Jekyll and Hyde” form that has marred their title defence.

results

Chiefs 1-0 Wits
Sundows 2-2 Highlands
Arrows 2-1 Pirates

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psl log

# Team GP Pts
1 Bidvest Wits 30 60
2 Sundowns 30 57
3 Cape Town City 30 55
4 Kaizer Chiefs 30 50
5 SuperSport United 30 48
6 Polokwane City 30 43
7 Maritzburg Utd 30 38
8 Arrows 30 38
9 Platinum Stars 30 37
10 Ajax Cape Town 30 36
11 Orlando Pirates 30 33
12 Bloemfontein Celtic 30 29
13 Chippa United 30 28
14 Free State Stars 30 28
15 Baroka FC 30 28
16 Highlands Park 30 27

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