Beware of the Chuku Chuku!

Posted January 17th, 2015 at 8:44 am (UTC-4)
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A worker walks in front of "Chuku Chuku", the official mascot of the African Nations Cup at the Estadio de Bata, in BataAn Equatorial Guinea fan cheers before the start of their African Nations Cup soccer match again Zambia in MalaboEquatorial Guinea Soccer African Cup

Mike Eckel
Mike Eckel's dreams of being drafted by Man United or FC Barcelona peaked when he was captain of his high school football team, but ended during his short-lived college career. He continues to be an avid player (midfield) however and holds out hope that Jozy Altidore will get his act together for 2018. When not running VOA's football blogs, he writes about Russia, international war crimes, Central Asia corruption and oversees VOA's multimedia collaboration efforts.

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