Among the footballers on the African continent nominated for the 2019 Ballon d’Or, are Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mané.
His two Liverpool residents make the continent dream. Sadio Mané, for example, embodies a real chance for Africa. But the question is whether the Senegalese, could he offer a second ball of gold to Africa?
The African Cup of nations under 23 starts this Friday in Egypt and will run until November 22. Group A composed of the host country, Mali, Cameroon and Ghana will face Group B composed of Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire and South Africa from Zambia.
In the opening match of this football tournament organized by the African Football Confederation and created in 2011, Egypt will play Mali at 18:00 GMT and at 9:00 pm the Cameroon team will play against Ghana.
In South Africa, Tendai Mtawarira, the captain of the springpoks dubbed the « beast » is retiring from international rugby after the beauty of a World Cup victory for the rainbow nation.
The 34-year-old, whose ball led to « Beast » loving songs at stadiums around the world, stood out as the Boks beat England 32-12 to win the Webb Ellis Trophy in Yokohama Saturday after his 117 selections.