Misery for African stars in Premier League
Misery for African stars in Premier League

Congolese Youssouf Mulumbu was red-carded in the English Premier League and the defensive frailties of Ivorian Kolo Toure brutally exposed during an unhappy weekend for African stars. 

African champions Ivory Coast defeat Angola
African champions Ivory Coast defeat Angola

Ivory Coast began life as African champions with a 2-0 home victory over Angola Thursday in an international football friendly match.

Hertha Berlin shock ten-man Hamburg SV with late winner
Hertha Berlin shock ten-man Hamburg SV with late winner

Hertha Berlin stunned 10-man Hamburg SV with an 84th minute goal from Sebastian Langkamp to win 1-0 on Friday and boost their chances of staying up while piling further pressure on the misfiring former European champions.

Salomon Kalou risks heavy fine over Berlin Wall stunt
Salomon Kalou risks heavy fine over Berlin Wall stunt

Ivory Coast striker Salomon Kalou could be fined up to 10,000 euros (US$10,535) for using a hammer and chisel on the Berlin Wall, which is under a protection order.

Salomon Kalou joins Hertha Berlin from Lille
Salomon Kalou joins Hertha Berlin from Lille

Ivory Coast international striker Salomon Kalou signed for Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin from French Ligue 1 outfit Lille for a reported fee of between 2.5 and 3million euros ($3.2-3.9million) on Sunday.

Ivorians star for Lille and St. Etienne

Ivory Coast international Salomon Kalou grabbed an injury time winner for Lille in Ligue 1 action on Sunday while his compatriot Max Gradel was the hero in Saint-Etienne`s 2-1 derby win at arch rivals Lyon.

Kalou hat-trick fires Lille back into third

Lille`s Ivory Coast international Salomon Kalou fired a hat-trick to lift the northern French club past Ajaccio 3-2 in Corsica and back into third spot in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Kalou sparks title challengers Lille to victory

Ivory Coast striker Salomon Kalou snapped his eight match scoring drought in style as he struck twice to help Lille to a 2-1 win over Bastia and back into the Ligue 1 title race.

Chelsea set to keep faith in ‘old guard’ Lampard by offering him new contract

Chelsea is ready to stick to their famous old guards with the club offering new deals to veterans Frank Lampard, Michael Essien and Florent Malouda.

Kalou strike gives Chelsea victory at Benfica

A second-half goal by Salomon Kalou handed Chelsea a 1-0 win over Benfica in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday.

Ivory Coast hit by late withdrawals for friendly

English Premier League trio Salomon Kalou and the Toure brothers, Kolo and Yaya, became the latest players to withdraw from the Ivory Coast squad for Wednesday`s home friendly against Guinea in Abidjan.

Wenger eyes £3m move Salomon Kalou: Report

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made a £3 million enquiry for Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou, according to the Daily Mail.

Kalou the villain as Chelsea held 1-1 in Valencia

Substitute Salomon Kalou was the villain for Chelsea and goalkeeper Diego Alves the hero for Valencia as the London club gifted the Spaniards a late equaliser in a 1-1 draw in Champions League Group E.

Kalou backs ‘great coach’ Ancelotti to bounce back

Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou is tipping ousted manager Carlo Ancelotti to bounce straight back into top-flight football.

Kalou backs ‘great coach’ Ancelotti to bounce back

Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou is tipping ousted manager Carlo Ancelotti to bounce straight back into top-flight football.

Chelsea`s Kalou signs new three-year contract

Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou has signed a new three-year contract with Chelsea.

Chelsea`s Kalou signs new three-year contract

Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou has signed a new three-year contract with Chelsea.

Kalou spreading his wealth

The pampered millionaire football stars should learn how to spend from and remain grounded from Chelsea player Salomon Kalou, who regularly sends money home to help poor in his country, Ivory Coast.

Kalou spreading his wealth

The pampered millionaire football stars should learn how to spend from and remain grounded from Chelsea player Salomon Kalou, who regularly sends money home to help poor in his country, Ivory Coast.