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Pick your all-time African World Cup dream team with BBC News Africa

By BBC World Service International Publicity
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The World cup has begun! And five African nations will be playing in the tournament. As the excitement builds for the competition, BBC News Africa is giving the audience the chance to be the manager of their own team, try it out here:

An interactive tool allows users to choose their all-time African World Cup dream team from a shortlist of stars from previous tournaments, selected by a panel of BBC Africa football experts. The stats for the chosen team will then be revealed and selections can be shared with friends.

The details of each player is from FIFA data and will show whether the chosen team is attacking/defensive/experienced/disciplined.

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