Until African officials stop lining their pockets and instead identify and develop the best young talent the continent has, an African nation winning the World Cup will remain elusive.
The Senegalese football jersey is a powerful symbol of nationhood and independence.
Football in Senegal is magic. That the team has qualified for their second World Cup, heightens the joy.
Tunisia played England in France '98. English hooligans attacked Tunisians in the streets of Marseille. Algerians came to Tunisians' rescue.
One Ghanaian football fan wrestles with which teams to support in this year's World Cup after the Black Stars failed to qualify.
A Canadian immigrant father's Egyptian football nationalism, and reflections on World Cup fever from Cairo.
Reliving the epic quarterfinal match between France and Brazil at Mexico '86.
We are exploring the culture and history of the World Cup for the next month while the tournament goes on.
Sergio Ramos' injury to Mohamed Salah in the 2018 UEFA Champion's League final set him up for a world of insults from Egyptian football fans.
Former AC Milan star George Weah’s inauguration as President of Liberia represents a positive association for
Somalia has never qualified for the World Cup. For a long time, whether by lack of
Sometimes, a photo from a football match can reflect a lot more than just the game
The first round of the 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Gabon, Africa’s premier football
Diego Maradona is considered as the greatest footballer of all time and scorer or the “Goal
With the passing of the legendary Mozambican-born Eusébio in 2014, Ronaldo is now the undisputed face of Portuguese soccer.
In the 109th minute of the most important match of his career, Éderzito António Macedo Lopes,
When Manchester United and Crystal Palace take the field in the English F.A. Cup final in London
Africa is a Country is excited to present to you, loyal reader, the Kickstarter campaign for
Recently, Aubrey Bloomfield, a graduate student at The New School, and I wrote a piece for
The all-time Spanish Primera División table holds in it remarkable stories of Spanish football history. The