New statutes for African soccer as Zanzibar kicked out Friday, 21 Jul 2017

RABAT (Reuters) - African soccer passed changes to its statutes on Friday to bring them into line with reforms at global body FIFA following its corruption scandal, and dropped Zanzibar as one of its members after deciding its admission had breached the rules.  Full Article

Kuchar takes Open lead with two early birdies Friday, 21 Jul 2017 

SOUTHPORT, England (Reuters) - Matt Kuchar claimed the outright lead at the British Open with back-to-back birdies to go six-under par after four holes at Royal Birkdale on Thursday.  Full Article  

African Nations Cup to be moved to June/July from 2019 Friday, 21 Jul 2017 

RABAT (Reuters) - The African Nations Cup will move from January to June and July from its next staging in Cameroon in 2019, and be expanded from 16 to 24 teams, the executive committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) decided on Thursday.  Full Article  

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