Meet the Five Teams Putting African Football on World Map

A record five African teams - Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal, Morocco, and Tunisia - are to take part in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. "No African team has ever qualified for the World Cup semi-finals. Many pundits would argue that now is the time to change Africa's World Cup story. The continent has always promised a great deal in the international showcase but delivered very little", writes Wycliffe W. Njororai Simiyu from University of Texas.

Tunisia, Nigeria, Egypt and Senegal national teams.

Official photo of the Moroccan team for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia


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