African Nations Cup impact keenly felt by European clubs

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The impact of the African Nations Cup on clubs in Europe is again likely to be keenly felt over the next weeks with teams losing significant players to the tournament in Gabon, which gets under way on Saturday.

Clubs in England and France have lost 89 players to the three-week event, with Portuguese, Spanish and Turkish clubs also hit as their African players head to Gabon.

Just under two-thirds of the 368 players at the Nations Cup come from Europe – a total of 232 from 28 different countries – and the rest are from African clubs with a handful from teams in Canada, China, the...


African Nations Cup impact keenly felt by European clubs


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