Algeria Features

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Spurs midfielder Bentaleb to play for Algeria

ESPN staff | February, 16 2014

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Nabil Bentaleb has pledged his international future to Algeria. • Bentaleb on Lille rejection Lille-born Bentaleb, 19, has represented France at junior level but is eligible to play for Algeria through his p...

Algeria Kit: Through the years

Chris Atkins, | December, 4 2013

Design: Heading into the 2014 World Cup, Algeria's standard footballing attire is all white with light green trim. Made by Puma, the only variation, besides the red of the sponsors' logo, are green and red circles around the rear of the collar. It ...

Algeria say 12 deaths linked to WCQ rejoicing

Associated Press | November, 20 2013

ALGIERS, Algeria -- Algerian authorities say 12 people have died and 240 were injured during celebrations for Algeria's 1-0 victory over Burkina Faso that sent the country's team to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. A government statement on Wed...

WCQ CAF: Ivory Coast cruise, Algeria lose

ESPN staff | October, 12 2013

Ivory Coast took a healthy advantage into the next game with Senegal after winning the first leg of their African World Cup playoff on Saturday 3-1. Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba opened the scoring in the fifth minute by neatly converting ...

African challengers given reality check

Andrew Hush | June, 21 2010

Andrew Hush reviews the African teams' displays, with Cameroon out and Ghana hopeful.

Algeria stand tall as England wilt

Jayaditya Gupta | June, 18 2010

Jayaditya Gupta was at the Green Point Stadium as Algeria held firm against a listless England side.

Few crumbs of comfort for England

Richard Jolly | June, 18 2010

Richard Jolly finds few positives from a shockingly bad England performance against Algeria.

Brassell: Saadane's Algeria ready to represent

Andy Brassell | June, 17 2010

Andy Brassell examines Algeria's chances of doing Africa proud by springing a shock against England.

African aspirations

Andrew Hush | June, 10 2010

Andrew Hush takes a closer look at the six African sides preparing to do battle at the World Cup.

Stuttering start for African challengers

Andrew Hush | June, 9 2010

Andrew Hush reviews the slow start made by the African sides at the first finals on their continent.

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