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823dEd Dove, KweséESPN

CAF CL: Five star men of the group stage

As we approach the conclusion of the extended CAF Champions League group stage, KweséESPN profiles five star men of the competition so far.

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882dEd Dove

Chelsea's Top African league winners

As Victor Moses edges closer to the title, Kwesé ESPN profile Chelsea's top five Premier League-winning Africans.

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883dESPN staff

Drogba aiming to 'win a lot' with Phoenix

Didier Drogba attended his first Phoenix Rising FC match on Sunday and was officially introduced to the fans after joining the club.

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889dDan Kilpatrick

Mariga most important in Wanyama's career

Mauricio Pochettino has made Victor Wanyama into the complete player, but his brother McDonald Mariga has been the biggest influence on his career.

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894dESPN staff

Drogba joins USL's Phoenix amid MLS bid

The former Chelsea and Montreal Impact player is hoping to help the team in its quest to become an MLS expansion team.

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901dStephan Uersfeld

Aubameyang fined by BVB for mask celeb

Borussia Dortmund have fined Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for his masked celebration in the 1-1 derby draw at Schalke on Saturday.

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904dEd Dove

Africans in Europe: Weekend Wrap

KweséESPN reviews the best and worst of Africa's stars across Europe's five major leagues this weekend.

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906dGlenn Price

Klopp: Mane injury takes shine off win

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane limped off injured in the second half of his side's Merseyside derby on at Anfield on Saturday.

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914dESPN staff

Yaya: 'It's annoying to defend all the time'

Yaya Toure says he finds it "difficult" and "annoying" to be constantly defending while backing the attacking style of Pep Guardiola.

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919dESPN staff

Auba may limit Gabon involvement for BVB

Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has said he may limit his involvement with Gabon in order to be fully fit for the Revierderby.

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932dStephan Uersfeld

Dortmund unhappy with Aubameyang hair

Aubameyang's hair featured the Nike "Swoosh" during the 6-2 win, in which the Gabon striker scored his 20th and 21st goals of the season.

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953dDan Kilpatrick

Mane didn't reject Spurs for wages - agent

Sadio Mane's agent has dismissed suggestions that the Liverpool forward rejected a summer move to Tottenham Hotspur due to his wage demands.

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958dESPN staff

What is Aubameyang's next move?

ESPN FC correspondents covering the clubs most frequently linked with Aubameyang make the case for him joining their side.

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979dESPN staff

Agent: Yaya likes football more than money

Yaya Toure's agent has told Sky the Manchester City player "likes football more than money" amid reports there has been renewed interest from China.

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991dIan Holyman

Iheanacho, Iwobi win CAF youth awards

Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho and Arsenal attacking midfielder Alex Iwobi have been handed awards at CAF's Player of the Year ceremony.

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991dESPN staff

Mikel to leave Chelsea for Tianjin TEDA

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has confirmed he is joining Chinese Super League club Tianjin TEDA after 10 years at Stamford Bridge.

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996dMattias Karen

'Exceptional' Iwobi lacking goals - Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praised Alex Iwobi's "exceptional" abilities as a playmaker after he filled in for the sick Mesut Ozil on Sunday.

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1012dIan Holyman

Drogba wants better working conditions

Ivory Coast legend Didier Drogba has spoken out in the defence of professional footballers in Africa, demanding change to improve working conditions.

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1028dColin Udoh

United could fit for Mikel if he leaves

John Mikel Obi has not kicked a ball in anger for Chelsea this season but Manchester United could benefit from his presence in midfield.

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1036dPA Sport

Yaya Toure left off African award shortlist

The Manchester City midfielder, a four-time winner of the prize, made his first Premier League appearance of the season on Saturday.

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1047dIan Holyman

Drogba: No plans to retire after deal ends

Montreal Impact striker Didier Drogba has said he has no plans to end his playing career when his current contract expires.