Eritrean National Football Team
Cameroon only tough one for Bafana
In a statement issued by the South African Football Association on Wednesday, Mashaba said he was happy with the draw but added that it would not be a walk in the park for his team. "Some may see this as ... Only Eritrea and Somalia are absent ...
Gabon chosen as host of 2017 African Cup
Gabon now also gets to put on the 16-team African soccer championship on its own because Libya withdrew from 2017 duties citing security concerns. Two venues — the capital Libreville and the eastern city of Franceville — hosted games in Gabon's ...
Eritrean Soccer Team Members Missing in Uganda After Tournament
Dec. 5 (Bloomberg) -- At least 18 members of Eritrea's national soccer team have gone missing in Uganda after being eliminated from a regional tournament, the Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations said. The players had traveled to ...
Where Soccer Has Been a One-Way Ticket Out
New York Times
KIGALI, Rwanda — In the fading light and steady rain at Amahoro Stadium, the Eritrea national soccer team trained in silence Monday as it prepared for one of its most important matches since securing independence from Ethiopia in 1993. The team, known ...
Eritrea's national soccer team seeks asylum in Kenya
KAMPALA, UGANDA -- Eritrea's entire national soccer team is seeking asylum in Kenya, joining tens of thousands of compatriots who have fled one of Africa's most repressive governments. The team absconded after traveling to Nairobi for a regional ...
Eritrean Football Association Info & Statistics
||Founded: 1996, Affiliated: 1998
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