Soccer is one. The 2010 FIFA World Cup is going to be held there. There are 54 countries in Africa, each with their own sporting preferences but largely soccer is the most common. In South Africa, Zimbabwe and Kenya there is also a strong rugby and cricket culture with both countries playing at international level. Both South Africa and Zimbabwe have been represented in the Olympics and other major international tournaments for sports such a hockey, tennis and swimming in which they have won medals.
the most played sports in Africa is soccer that's it
Football is played in Africa with a battered ball most of the time
The most popular sports played in Africa is football. That is soccer but they call it football because you play it with your feet.
Wrestling , football and athelatics are the sports played in Mali Africa.
They play soccer, futbol,softball, and baseball.
there are soccer football hockey swimming tennis
Football(soccer) and track and field
The main sports are Rugby, soccer & cricket.
they play many sports their but it is just for fun! the biggest sport their is probaly soccer.