PUMA Football News Archive


May 2010

  • One! Two! Three! Viva l'Algerie!

    One! Two! Three! Viva l'Algerie!

    May 13, 2010

    Four years has soon passed and as the days for the biggest event on earth are closing in the teams are getting ready. The mighty Desert Foxes will be preparing in the PUMA custom-made training camp in Herzogenaurach, Germany. They have come a long way already but are nowhere near content and boy are they keen to play football. On Saturday June 5th they will play a friendly game against the United Arab Emirates at the Playmobil-Stadium in Fürth, Germany.

January 2010

  • Zidan Sings (And Swims) When He's Winning

    Zidan Sings (And Swims) When He's Winning

    January 29, 2010

    He may be a natural on the pitch but when it comes to singing in the pool, Egypt's star striker Mohamed Zidan definitely hasn't got talent.

    When PUMAFootball arrived at the team hotel at 1:30 am following the Pharaohs 4-0 demolition of Algeria in the quarterfinals, we were greeted by a terrible racket. Was a cat being strangled somewhere? No, it's just the sound of Zizou crooning along to his favorite traditional national tunes while splashing about in the water.

  • Egypt Plus Algeria Equals Love

    January 28, 2010

    DING! DING! It's Round 2010 of the everlasting football feud between Egypt and Algeria. And as the two North African giants prepare to go toe-to-toe this evening in the semi-final of the Africa Cup of Nations, each side is desperate to get the upper hand.