One of Brian’s Favorite Quotes
We tell lies when we are afraid… afraid of what we don’t know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.”
— Tad Williams
Spoken by Dr. Morgenes, to Green Angel Tower (part of Memory, Sorrow and Thorn)
Third African soccer title for Nigeria
Sunday Mba scored his second goal of the two-week
Stephen Keshi became only the second man to win the title as both coach and player, having been captain at the 1994 tournament when Nigeria won for the second time — though he did not play in the final.
Burkina Faso, playing in the final for the first time, missed out on the $1.5 million first prize and the chance to represent Africa at this year’s Confederations Cup in Brazil.
More to follow…