Tag: African football
African footballers – like other players from developing countries – invariably earn sums of money far greater than their contemporaries back home. As a result, there’s a great deal of pressure on players to show that they are spending some of what they earn back home.
At the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, the visual imagery of almost empty stadiums is a powerful narrative. But not the kind that African sports, African football, or corporate sponsors deserve.