NEW AFRICA FOOTBALL
In this issue New African Football looks at the just
concluded African soccer awards ceremony organized by CAF.
Yet again CAF finds itself drawn into controversy. Though
all other awards were applauded the award for Africa's
player of the year is said to have been awarded to one that
did not really merit it. It was given to Didier Drogba,
whereas many believe that Samuel Etoo was better suited for
it. For the third year in a row, this award has been
awarded to undeserving players.
New African Football also looks at the serious errors
African teams are committing weeks before the World Cup,
changing coaches. This could spell doom for these teams.
Plus it seems the South Africans were so keen on preparing
to successful host the World Cup that they forgot to prepare
a suitable training ground for their own team.
Kolo Toure, is the star player featured in this month's