5 minutes read February 9, 2015 Here are our Africa Cup of Nations 2015 Awards That was AFCON 2015. It was like 1992 all over again. The Ivorians are African champions after a nerve-shredding penalty shoot-out, and a Black Stars side led by an outstanding Number 10….. Read More 3 minutes read January 16, 2015 COMPETITION: What is your favourite Africa Cup of Nations memory? The best football tournament in the world, the Africa Cup of Nations, starts on Saturday. Forget the Premier League, for the next few weeks, it’s all about what happens in….. Read More 2 minutes read July 13, 2014 Get Your Football T-Shirt On Last year, while on a visit to LA, Sean met artists Carolyn Castaño and Gary Dauphin at a friend’s house in Echo Park. Of course, conversation veered to futbol. Sean….. Read More 1 minute read June 16, 2014 For the Tiki-Taka Brigade The annihilation of Spain by the Netherlands last Friday (5-1) shocked and delighted football fans, pundits and creatives all at once, so much so that European pundits have something else….. Read More 6 minutes read June 11, 2014 Can an African team reach the World Cup semi-finals? No European nation has won the World Cup when it has been held in South America, and the potential for teams such as Argentina, Chile and Uruguay to pose a….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read November 18, 2013 Remember the name: Keita Baldé Diao SS Lazio is a club with a long history of fascism. Currently their biggest talent is Spanish-born Senegalese player Keita Baldé Diao. Remember the name. Read More 1 minute read November 17, 2013 The Dust Bowl Sean Jacobs took this picture, enhanced by Instagram, in Fort Greene Park, Brooklyn, yesterday. This is a regular pickup game that’s been in existence for as long as Sean can….. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.