Senegal News

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Senegal coach sacked after World Cup exit

October, 14 2008

Senegal's soccer authorities have sacked coach Lamine Ndiaye after the national team failed to qualify for the 2010 World Cup.

Senegalese riots after team exits World Cup

October, 12 2008

Angry Senegalese fans attacked the country's soccer federation headquarters on Saturday, smashing windows, after the national team was eliminated from qualifying for the 2010 World Cup by drawing 1-1 with Gambia.

Senegal coach Ndiaye given contract extension

August, 5 2008

Senegal coach Lamine Ndiaye has been given a brief contract extension for two more World Cup qualifiers, the Senegal sports ministry said on Tuesday.

Senegal face action over fielding Frenchman

May, 22 2008

Senegal could face possible sanction if they go ahead with the selection of French under-21 international Issiar Dia in their team for next weekend's World Cup qualifier at home to Algeria.

Senegal suspend three players, including Diouf

January, 31 2008

Captain El Hadji Diouf and two Senegal team mates have been dropped for Thursday's African Nations Cup Group D decider against South Africa for staying out late without permission, officials said.

Senegal coach resigns after Angola defeat

January, 28 2008

Senegal's Polish coach Henri Kasperczak has resigned just hours after his team's surprise 3-1 defeat by Angola in the African Nations Cup, state television reported on Sunday.

Senegal expect physical encounter with Angola

January, 26 2008

Senegal coach Henryk Kasperczak said he expected a physical battle when his side face Angola in Sunday's African Nations Cup match.

Preview: Angola hopeful of upsetting Senegal

January, 26 2008

Angola are hopeful of upsetting favourites Senegal when they meet in their African Nations Cup Group D match on Sunday (1700).

Senegal begin new quest for first ANC title

January, 22 2008

Senegal, still looking for their first African Nations Cup title, meet 2004 winners Tunisia in Tamale in Group D on Wednesday (1700 GMT).

Senegal president flies fans to Ghana

January, 17 2008

Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade has lent his presidential jet to fly fans to watch the national team's opening African Nations Cup game in Ghana.

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