10 Biggest Controversies Of African Teams At The 2014 World Cup

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Written by Keren Mikva

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is an exciting time for African teams. Five nations qualified for the tournament — Algeria, Nigeria, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, and Ghana. But right off the pitch, each team was plagued by controversy, both before and during the tournament. Now that Africa has seen the last of its teams sent out of the event, here’s a look at the 10 biggest controversies of African teams at the 2014 World Cup.

Sources: DailyMail.co.uk, NYTimes.com, Economist.com, UK.EuroSport.Yahoo.com, ThePatriot.com, TheGuardian.com, SMH.com.au