Tag Archives: Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1

Updated: Algerian Football Suspended

25 Aug

Following a special meeting held yesterday, the Algerian Football Federation (AFF) has suspended all football following the death of forward Albert Ebossé. The Federation had already closed JS Kabylie’s stadium, and the closure instructions were extended to all football teams for the upcoming weekend. Continue reading

RIP Albert Ebossé

24 Aug

Albert-EbosseI was shocked to hear about the death of Cameroon and JS Kabylie striker Albert Ebossé last night. Ebossé was struck in the head by an object thrown from the stands at the end of the JS Kabylie vs USM Alger game on Saturday. He was rushed to the hospital but he passed away from the injury shortly after.

To recap: an object thrown from the stands caused a player to sustain a non-recoverable head injury. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Faouzi Chaouchi

20 Dec

Long tall (almost 6’5″!) goalkeeper Faouzi plays for MC Alger in Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1. He has also played for the Algerian National Team since 2008.