1 minute read October 3, 2011 Moscow Hair FIFA’s website go a bit overboard with the cheap elephant references in a profile of Cote d’Ivoire national team player Seydou Doumbia. (The Ivorian national team is known as the Elephants…… Read More 1 minute read October 18, 2010 Monkey Business On Sunday, October 17, 2010, history was made in the Italian serie A: a match was stopped due to fans’ racist chants. It happened at the Sant’Elia stadium in Cagliari….. Read More 1 minute read May 3, 2010 Represent If the choice of which team to root for in May 22nd’s European Champions League final was based on how many African players they fielded, then apparently you should root….. Read More 1 minute read April 20, 2010 The Full-Back I am still on my pre-World Cup binge. Brazil remains odds on favorites to win Africa’s first World Cup two months from now. BTW, it’s old news now but Brazil….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read March 31, 2010 The Special One Cameroon’s football captain Samuel Eto’o scores for his club Internazionale Milano against Livorno in Italy’s Serie A. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read December 30, 2009 THE INDOMINABLE LION CNN just published a list of the eleven players who dominated and defined football in the 2000s. Samuel Eto’o of Inter Milan and Cameroon and probably the best footballer out….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.