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Issue Twenty Five | Revolutions

Offshore Development

Simone Pierotti

Zanzibar’s long and successful struggle for international recognition

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Issue Twenty Five | The Margins

Citizen of Nowhere

Damiano Benzoni

Luciano Vassallo was Ethiopia’s greatest players but he rarely found acceptance

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Issue Twenty Three | Tangled Webs

Stars and Shadows

Ged Naughton

Liberia, child soldiers, truth, false hope and a complicated charity tour

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Issue Sixteen | Sierra Leone

The Player

Firdose Moonda

How Kei Kamara divides his time between his MLS career and his work in Sierra Leone

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Issue Sixteen | Sierra Leone

The Coach

Greg Lea

Johnny McKinstry on the challenges he faced as coach of Sierra Leone

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Issue Sixteen | Sierra Leone

The President

Joanna Howarth

How Isha Johansson has risen to lead the Sierra Leonean Football Association

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Issue Fifteen | The Sense of an Ending

Fallen Eagle

Ewan MacKenna

The death of the former Nigeria striker Rashidi Yekini remains shrouded in mystery

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Issue Thirteen | Protagonists

Better Late than Never

Vladimir Novak

Algeria’s Vahid Halilhodžić on finally making it to the World Cup as a manager

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Issue Nine | Past Glories

The Nearly Men

Ian Hawkey

Zimbabwe's nostalgia for the Dream Team of Bruce Grobbelaar and the Ndlovu brothers

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Issue Eight | Africa

Eat Them Like Bread

Jonathan Wilson

Nigeria ended their 19-year wait for a third Cup of Nations but a familiar sense of chaos remains

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Issue Eight | Africa

After the Circus

Luke Alfred

What was the legacy of the World Cup for South Africa?

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Issue Eight | Africa

The Great Administrator

Tom Dunmore

How Ydnekatchew Tessema led the fight to have African football taken seriously

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Issue Eight | Africa

Bamako Twilight

Stuart Roy Clarke

Away from the war, football goes on in the Malian capital

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Issue Four | Africa

Unlikely Hosts, Unlikelier Winners

Pablo Manriquez and Backpagepix

Images from the 2012 African Cup of Nations.

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Issue Four | Africa

Victory Song

Jonathan Wilson

How Zambia's emotional triumph restored the zest to the Cup of Nations

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Issue Four | Africa

The Barefoot Pioneers

Gary Al-Smith

CK Gyamfi explains how a bootless tour to Britain helped shape the game in Ghana

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Issue Four | Africa

Ultra Violence

David Lynch

After the horrors of Port Said, the exact role of ultras in the downfall of Hosny Mubarak remains unclear

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Issue Three | New Beginnings

A Crisis of Legitimacy

Brian Oliver

Kenyan clubs are leading the fight against corruption in their football association

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Issue One | Grass Roots

Duels on the Nile

Paul Myers

A report from Sudan on the second championship for Africans playing their football at home

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Issue Zero | Going Wrong

An African Parable

Luke Alfred

For African teams, it’s often after qualifying for the World Cup that the real challenge begins

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