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Soccer News of Friday, 1 February 2008

Source: GNA

Soccer Goodwill

Accra, Feb 1, GNA -MTN, Title Sponsors of the 26th MTN Africa Cup of Nations 2008 on Friday wished the Black Starts success in their crucial quarterfinal encounter with the Super Eagles of Nigeria on Sunday.

A statement issued in Accra and signed by Ms. Mawuena Dumor, Corporate Services Executive, said: "This is a match that Africa and the world are watching because of the known prowess of the two nations in soccer. MTN is proud of its association with Ghana and Nigeria through its operations in both countries."

The statement urged all the players to exhibit sportsmanship and play a clean game and called on all supporters to maintain the support for their national teams. The Company said it was s eeking to unite the African continent through the common passion for soccer.