Tag Archives: African Cup of Nations
- Student who wagered tuition revealed as hoax
January 14, 2010
It has come to our attention that the student we banished to Fuck U has had the last finger, er, laugh. After initially claiming to have lost his tuition money on an African Cup of Nations soccer bet, he has since revealed that the whole story was 'just a joke...
- Worst soccer bet ever
January 13, 2010
With just 10 minutes left in an African Cup of Nations match between Angola and Mali, a footie fan staked his entire student loan on a £4,400 in-game wager that Angola (then up 4-0) would hold on for the victory. Click through to read the whole sad story, but suffice...
- Togo’s tears heighten World Cup fears
January 11, 2010
Although the South African authorities would beg to differ, the gun attack in Angola on the Togo football squad has heightened security fears surrounding teams at this summer’s 2010 World Cup. Early indications would suggest that the Togo squad, which was on its way to a training camp ahead their...
Paddypower: Making Mischief Work
August 23, 2013
Ad watchdog sees red over Paddy Power’s ‘always bet on black’
September 20, 2017
Paddy Power under fire over ‘always bet on black’ tweet
August 25, 2017