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#Senegal

# senegal - Monday 19 September, 2022

Senegal forward Balde set to miss World Cup after being handed three-month doping ban
# Qatar 2022
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# Qatar 2022

Senegal forward Balde set to miss World Cup after being handed three-month doping ban

Sep 19th 2022, 2:20 PM 4,814 Views 0 Comments

The Africa Cup of Nations winner, currently at Spartak Moscow, has been suspended until 5 December.

# senegal - Saturday 4 June, 2022

Mane grabs hat-trick for Senegal and hints at leaving Liverpool
# Main Mané
From The42
# Main Mané

Mane grabs hat-trick for Senegal and hints at leaving Liverpool

Jun 4th 2022, 11:06 PM 8,983 Views 0 Comments

Reds striker has been linked to German giants Bayern Munich.

# senegal - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

May 26th 2022, 9:00 PM 6,247 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

11 newborn babies killed in Senegal hospital fire
# Tivaouane
# Tivaouane

11 newborn babies killed in Senegal hospital fire

May 26th 2022, 10:18 AM 14,309 Views 5 Comments

A local politician said the tragedy was caused by “a short circuit”.

# senegal - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

Death of pregnant woman pleading for care sparks outrage in Senegal
# Senegal
# Senegal

Death of pregnant woman pleading for care sparks outrage in Senegal

Apr 12th 2022, 10:09 PM 28,168 Views 2 Comments

Astou Sokhna died nine months pregnant on 7 April after doctors refused her request to perform a caesarean section.

# senegal - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Mane scores and Salah misses in penalty shootout as Senegal beat Egypt to reach World Cup
# Africa
From The42
# Africa

Mane scores and Salah misses in penalty shootout as Senegal beat Egypt to reach World Cup

Mar 29th 2022, 9:22 PM 9,689 Views 5 Comments

Partey strikes as Ghana upset Nigeria to reach World Cup

# senegal - Sunday 6 February, 2022

Mane converts winning spot-kick as Senegal win first AFCON after penalties
# Historic
From The42
# Historic

Mane converts winning spot-kick as Senegal win first AFCON after penalties

Feb 6th 2022, 10:19 PM 25,256 Views 18 Comments

Sadio Mane had previously missed a penalty in the first half of normal time before later sealing the winner against Egypt.

# senegal - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Mane and Senegal break Burkina Faso hearts to reach AFCON final
# Back Once Again
From The42
# Back Once Again

Mane and Senegal break Burkina Faso hearts to reach AFCON final

Feb 2nd 2022, 9:53 PM 4,946 Views 1 Comment

Abdou Diallo, Idrissa Gana Gueye and Mane scored second-half goals to secure a 3-1 victory.

# senegal - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

AFCON journey ends for Shamrock Rovers star Lopes as Mane helps Senegal advance
# Report
From The42
# Report

AFCON journey ends for Shamrock Rovers star Lopes as Mane helps Senegal advance

Jan 25th 2022, 6:28 PM 5,199 Views 1 Comment

The effects of a bout of food poisoning forced the Dublin-born defender off at half-time in Cape Verde’s defeat.

# senegal - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Second Africa Cup of Nations row for Watford as club accused of refusing to release Senegal winger
# Conflict
From The42
# Conflict

Second Africa Cup of Nations row for Watford as club accused of refusing to release Senegal winger

Jan 2nd 2022, 7:33 PM 6,808 Views 1 Comment

Nigeria previously suggested Watford were ‘baring fangs’ when the club objected to Emmanuel Dennis being named in their squad.

# senegal - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

R&B singer Akon moves ahead with Black Panther-style city in Senegal
# Africa
# Africa

R&B singer Akon moves ahead with Black Panther-style city in Senegal

Sep 1st 2020, 7:28 AM 47,502 Views 37 Comments

Akon, who first announced his idea for the utopian city in 2018, has described it as a “real-life Wakanda”.

# senegal - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Ballon d'Or: Mane overlooked for being African, claims Senegal team-mate
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Ballon d'Or: Mane overlooked for being African, claims Senegal team-mate

Dec 4th 2019, 8:19 PM 4,891 Views 8 Comments

Cheikhou Kouyate indicated he feels European and South American players are favoured in the voting.

# senegal - Friday 19 July, 2019

Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final

Jul 19th 2019, 10:22 PM 8,307 Views 9 Comments

On the back foot for the majority of the game, Algeria defended their early lead against Senagal to lift the title for the second time.

# senegal - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Extra-time own goal sends Mane's Senegal into Africa Cup of Nations final amid VAR controversy
# Result
From The42
# Result

Extra-time own goal sends Mane's Senegal into Africa Cup of Nations final amid VAR controversy

Jul 14th 2019, 8:09 PM 6,888 Views 5 Comments

They await the winners of the clash of Nigeria and Algeria.

# senegal - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Gueye breaks Benin's resolve and books Senegal's AFCON semi-final spot
# Final Four
From The42
# Final Four

Gueye breaks Benin's resolve and books Senegal's AFCON semi-final spot

Jul 10th 2019, 8:37 PM 3,695 Views 0 Comments

Senegal were 1-0 winners in Cairo to become the first side advance to the final four.

# senegal - Friday 5 July, 2019

Mane scores and misses penalty as Senegal nudge into AFCON quarter-finals
# Main Man
From The42
# Main Man

Mane scores and misses penalty as Senegal nudge into AFCON quarter-finals

Jul 5th 2019, 10:25 PM 5,099 Views 1 Comment

The Liverpool forward made the difference to set up a last-eight clash with surprise package Benin.

# senegal - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

After scoring 44 goals for club and country in 2018, Salah retains African Player of the Year
# Egyptian King
From The42
# Egyptian King

After scoring 44 goals for club and country in 2018, Salah retains African Player of the Year

Jan 8th 2019, 10:53 PM 3,328 Views 4 Comments

The Liverpool star once again saw off competition from club team-mate Sadio Mane.

# senegal - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Mane a possible doubt for the weekend as Liverpool star undergoes 'successful' hand surgery
# Tick Tock
From The42
# Tick Tock

Mane a possible doubt for the weekend as Liverpool star undergoes 'successful' hand surgery

Oct 17th 2018, 7:04 PM 3,892 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old reportedly broke his thumb while on international duty for Senegal.

# senegal - Sunday 9 September, 2018

At least one person killed and nearly 40 injured after stampede at Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
# Madagascar
From The42
# Madagascar

At least one person killed and nearly 40 injured after stampede at Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

Sep 9th 2018, 5:01 PM 6,733 Views 2 Comments

Fans had queued outside the stadium nine hours before the start of the eagerly-awaited match.

# senegal - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Senegal complain to Fifa over fair play rule
# Crying Foul
From The42
# Crying Foul

Senegal complain to Fifa over fair play rule

Jul 1st 2018, 9:20 PM 15,619 Views 17 Comments

‘Japan literally refused to play when it learned that Colombia had just scored a goal against Senegal… which is contrary to the principles governing football.’

# senegal - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Lord Sugar apologised on Twitter after posting and deleting a racist tweet about Senegal's football team
# Lord Sugar
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# Lord Sugar

Lord Sugar apologised on Twitter after posting and deleting a racist tweet about Senegal's football team

Jun 20th 2018, 7:52 PM 6,067 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the rest of the world are in love with Senegal’s World Cup team and their fans.

Ex-Spurs chairman Alan Sugar apologises for 'seriously misjudged' Senegal tweet
# Sweet Lord
From The42
# Sweet Lord

Ex-Spurs chairman Alan Sugar apologises for 'seriously misjudged' Senegal tweet

Jun 20th 2018, 4:31 PM 12,123 Views 22 Comments

Sugar was criticised for ‘a shocking, vile tweet’ which he claimed was simply a joke that people had ‘misunderstood’.

# senegal - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Mohamed Salah wins African Footballer of the Year
# Mo Salah Mo Awards
From The42
# Mo Salah Mo Awards

Mohamed Salah wins African Footballer of the Year

Jan 4th 2018, 10:08 PM 7,087 Views 25 Comments

Sadio Mané and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finished second and third respectively.

# senegal - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

Dec 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 8,838 Views 7 Comments

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia
# Road To Russia
From The42
# Road To Russia

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Dec 1st 2017, 4:04 PM 28,320 Views 55 Comments

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

# senegal - Sunday 26 November, 2017

'We have the players to get to the top of the league' - Gueye surprised by Everton form
# Title Challengers
From The42
# Title Challengers

'We have the players to get to the top of the league' - Gueye surprised by Everton form

Nov 26th 2017, 12:55 PM 5,775 Views 8 Comments

The Toffees midfielder does not think the club should be in the bottom-half of the Premier League table, claiming that things have been difficult

# senegal - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Profile: Gambia's enigmatic leader who refused to cede power (and claims he can cure AIDS with herbs)
# YAHYA Jammeh
# YAHYA Jammeh

Profile: Gambia's enigmatic leader who refused to cede power (and claims he can cure AIDS with herbs)

Jan 21st 2017, 8:00 AM 8,384 Views 8 Comments

Yahya Jammeh, who had until last night refused to accept his losing result in last month’s election, has led the west African nation since seizing power in a coup 22 years ago.

# senegal - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Liverpool's Mane stars as Senegal progress in Africa Cup of Nations
# Sticking Around
From The42
# Sticking Around

Liverpool's Mane stars as Senegal progress in Africa Cup of Nations

Jan 19th 2017, 9:36 PM 6,553 Views 8 Comments

Saint-Etienne’s Henri Saivet was also on target as Zimbabwe were easily beaten.

# senegal - Friday 23 December, 2016

America abstains as the UN condemns Israeli settlements
# Security Council
# Security Council

America abstains as the UN condemns Israeli settlements

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:33 PM 14,744 Views 113 Comments

New Zealand had stepped in to replace a withdrawn Egyptian resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements.

# senegal - Sunday 29 May, 2016

This African village is under siege by marauding killer hippos
# Senegal
# Senegal

This African village is under siege by marauding killer hippos

May 29th 2016, 9:15 AM 20,999 Views 31 Comments

The village of Gouloumbou in Senegal has seen countless fishermen maimed or killed by hippos in recent years.

# senegal - Friday 29 May, 2015

This Senegalese bird might have taken a wrong turn at the Ivory Coast and ended up in Cork...
# Hate It When That Happens
# Hate It When That Happens

This Senegalese bird might have taken a wrong turn at the Ivory Coast and ended up in Cork...

May 29th 2015, 6:04 AM 13,742 Views 20 Comments

… in all likelihood though, the bird probably has an owner in the local area.

# senegal - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Pics: Meet the three new foreign ambassadors to Ireland
# Warm Welcome
# Warm Welcome

Pics: Meet the three new foreign ambassadors to Ireland

Apr 16th 2014, 10:36 AM 18,756 Views 40 Comments

The ambassadors are from Iran, China and Senegal.

# senegal - Monday 24 February, 2014

Column: What was once called 'the white gold' is no longer a source of hope
# Fair Is Fair
# Fair Is Fair

Column: What was once called 'the white gold' is no longer a source of hope

Feb 24th 2014, 7:00 AM 649 Views 9 Comments

In the past three years, sales of Fairtrade cotton in Europe has fallen – leaving those who produce it without the support needed to build a better future, writes Dunstan Burke.

# senegal - Friday 28 June, 2013

(PHOTOS) The Door of No Return: the last stop of the Atlantic Slave Trade
# House Of Slaves
# House Of Slaves

(PHOTOS) The Door of No Return: the last stop of the Atlantic Slave Trade

Jun 28th 2013, 7:00 PM 31,146 Views 12 Comments

The House of Slaves on Senegal’s Gorée Island is believed to be one of the the final exit points for many slaves from Africa being brought to the Americas.

# senegal - Friday 19 October, 2012

El-Hadji Diouf criticises 'egotistical' Gerrard
# Attack
From The42
# Attack

El-Hadji Diouf criticises 'egotistical' Gerrard

Oct 19th 2012, 2:18 PM 1,851 Views 8 Comments

There is no love lost between the Senegalese player and his former Liverpool teammate.

# senegal - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Africa Cup of Nations match abandoned after fans riot
# Stadium Violence
From The42
# Stadium Violence

Africa Cup of Nations match abandoned after fans riot

Oct 14th 2012, 12:44 AM 1,597 Views 1 Comment

As Senegal trailed 2-0 at home to the Ivory coast, fans in the Dakar stadium turned to violence.

# senegal - Thursday 26 July, 2012

London 2012: Senegal spoil Britain party, Brazil survive Egypt fightback
# MATCH REPORTS
From The42
# MATCH REPORTS

London 2012: Senegal spoil Britain party, Brazil survive Egypt fightback

Jul 26th 2012, 10:48 PM 1,326 Views 3 Comments

Team GB managed a disappointing 1-1 draw in their Opening match at the Olympics.

# senegal - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Opinion: does a manager’s nationality matter in international football?
# Conjecture
From The42
# Conjecture

Opinion: does a manager’s nationality matter in international football?

Jun 24th 2012, 11:40 AM 1,587 Views 1 Comment

Based on statistics from Euro 2000 onwards, we assess this much-debated topic.

# senegal - Monday 26 March, 2012

New Senegal president promises "new era" for country
# Senegal
# Senegal

New Senegal president promises "new era" for country

Mar 26th 2012, 1:48 PM 685 Views 0 Comments

“Tonight, a new era begins for Senegal,” Macky Sall said last night. President Abdoulaye Wade conceded defeat to his former protegé late last night.

# senegal - Monday 20 February, 2012

Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region
# Food Crisis
# Food Crisis

Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region

Feb 20th 2012, 11:37 AM 1,688 Views 27 Comments

Ten million people are at risk from a growing food crisis in Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Chad, Cameroon and Nigeria.

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