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Faouzi Ghoulam: Meet the Arsenal target who could be their left-back solution

Faouzi Ghoulam: Meet the Arsenal target who could be their left-back solution

Michael Yokhin offers the lowdown on the left-back who could be on his way to the Premier League. 12 May 2017
Leekens quits after Algeria's AFCON exit

Leekens quits after Algeria's AFCON exit

Georges Leekens has stepped down as Algeria boss following a disappointing Africa Cup of Nations campaign. 24 Jan 2017
Slimani wants Algeria youngsters to learn from AFCON humiliation

Slimani wants Algeria youngsters to learn from AFCON humiliation

Algeria deserved their elimination from AFCON 2017, according to Islam Slimani, whose two goals versus Senegal were ultimately in vain. 24 Jan 2017
Senegal 2 Algeria 2: Slimani at the double as Desert Warriors bow out

Senegal 2 Algeria 2: Slimani at the double as Desert Warriors bow out

A brace from Leicester City striker Islam Slimani was not enough to salvage Algeria's dismal AFCON efforts as they drew 2-2 with Senegal. 24 Jan 2017
Senegal v Algeria: Misfiring favourites in last-chance saloon

Senegal v Algeria: Misfiring favourites in last-chance saloon

One of the regional heavyweights could be set to exit the 2017 AFCON ahead of schedule as struggling Algeria prepare to face Senegal. 23 Jan 2017
Algeria 1 Tunisia 2: Favourites on brink of elimination

Algeria 1 Tunisia 2: Favourites on brink of elimination

Pre-tournament favourites Algeria are on the brink of elimination at the 2017 AFCON after losing their second match 2-1 to Tunisia. 20 Jan 2017
Algeria v Tunisia: Mahrez demands improvement in crucial Group B clash

Algeria v Tunisia: Mahrez demands improvement in crucial Group B clash

Algeria's Africa Cup of Nations fate is in their own hands, but only a win will be enough for Tunisia in Thursday's Group B showdown. 19 Jan 2017
Algeria must cut out mistakes against Tunisia - Leekens

Algeria must cut out mistakes against Tunisia - Leekens

The Desert Foxes face a vital clash with Tunisia in their second game after failing to beat Zimbabwe. 16 Jan 2017
Algeria 2 Zimbabwe 2: Mahrez double prevents shock defeat

Algeria 2 Zimbabwe 2: Mahrez double prevents shock defeat

An engrossing opening game in Group B saw Algeria avoid defeat through a late Riyad Mahrez equaliser. 16 Jan 2017
Algeria v Zimbabwe: Leekens wary of opening slip-up

Algeria v Zimbabwe: Leekens wary of opening slip-up

Zimbabwe triumphed in their last AFCON meeting with Algeria, and Georges Leekens is eager to avoid a repeat in this year's tournament. 15 Jan 2017
Back of the Net's definitely serious Africa Cup of Nations 2017 preview

Back of the Net's definitely serious Africa Cup of Nations 2017 preview

The Africa Cup of Nations is almost certainly about to start.Back of the Netpreviews events in Gabon... 14 Jan 2017
Who is Ishak Belfodil? Meet Everton's unpredictable new attacker once compared to Ibra

Who is Ishak Belfodil? Meet Everton's unpredictable new attacker once compared to Ibra

With the 25-year-oldAlgerianset to join the Toffees from Standard Liege, Michael Yokhin takes a look at his up-and-down career to date 14 Jan 2017
Ivory Coast in familiar territory as AFCON favourites

Ivory Coast in familiar territory as AFCON favourites

Ivory Coast are being tipped to pick up a second straight AFCON title, but Senegal and Ghana are hoping to knock them off their perch. 12 Jan 2017
Mahrez named African Player of the Year

Mahrez named African Player of the Year

Riyad Mahrez saw off competition from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Sadio Mane to win African Player of the Year at Thursday's CAF gala. 6 Jan 2017
Feghouli dropped by Algeria with West Ham exit mooted

Feghouli dropped by Algeria with West Ham exit mooted

Carl Medjani and Sofiane Feghouli were the surprise exclusions from Algeria's squad for the Africa Cup of Nations. 2 Jan 2017
Rachid Ghezzal: Meet Lyon's Tottenham-tracked star who could soon be available on a free

Rachid Ghezzal: Meet Lyon's Tottenham-tracked star who could soon be available on a free

James Easthamprofiles the soon-out-of-contract Algerian who could seal a move to England in the next few months 18 Nov 2016
Rio 2016: Nigeria and Portugal progress, Brazil held again

Rio 2016: Nigeria and Portugal progress, Brazil held again

The Rio 2016 Olympic men's football tournament found its first two quarter-finalists, but the hosts were kept scoreless again. 8 Aug 2016
Portugal beat Argentina, South Korea put eight past Fiji

Portugal beat Argentina, South Korea put eight past Fiji

Portugal got the better of Argentina, while South Korea thrashed Fiji as the men's Olympic football tournament began on Thursday. 5 Aug 2016
WC Play-Off: Burkina Faso 3 Algeria 2

WC Play-Off: Burkina Faso 3 Algeria 2

ARISTIDE Bance was Burkina Faso's hero as he sealed a 3-2 FIFA World Cup Africa Play-Off first-leg win over Algeria with a late penalty. 13 Oct 2013
AFCON: Algeria 2 Ivory Coast 2

AFCON: Algeria 2 Ivory Coast 2

Group D winners Ivory Coast rescued a 2-2 draw against Algeria on Wednesday to maintain their Africa Cup of Nations unbeaten run. 31 Jan 2013
AFCON: Algeria 0 Togo 2

AFCON: Algeria 0 Togo 2

Togo ended Algeria's Africa Cup of Nations campaign on Saturday, posting a 2-0 win in their Group D clash in Phokeng. 27 Jan 2013