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Zimbabwe FA, players threaten AFCON pullout over wage row

The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to withdraw from...

Senegal inadvertently do themselves a favour with Algeria defeat

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has been battling to convince the media and public that his team are not favourites to win the Africa Cup...

Senegal coach Cissé confident ahead AFCON despite key absentees

Senegal head coach Aliou Cissé has named his final 23-man team for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations, dropping France-based Sidy Sarr and Sandy...

Rohr calls Villarreal youngster Chukwueze for Bafana Bafana match

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr has handed former FIFA Under-17 World Cup winner and Villarreal midfielder Samuel Chukwueze for their upcoming 2019 AFCON qualifying...

Ighalo nets hat-trick for Nigeria, Fajr rescues Morocco

Nigeria forward Odion Ighalo scored a hat-trick, Moroccan Faycal Fajr spared his country the blushes and Zimbabwean Knowledge Musona was the hero and villain...

Ghana’s AFCON qualifier vs suspended Sierra Leone cancelled

Ghana’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations doubleheader games against Sierra Leone will not hold after the latter failed to meet FIFA’s demands to have...

Baxter brings in ex-Bafana star Bartlett as assistant

Shaun Bartlett has signed up to join the backroom staff of South Africa's Bafana Bafana as one of Stuart Baxter's assistants as they prepare...

Rohr leaves out Mikel, Simy, calls Success, Simon for Libya

Nigeria captain Mikel John Obi and Italy-based Simeon 'Simy' Nwankwo will not be part of the two Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches with...

Cameroon resolute on playing host to 2019 AFCON

A top Cameroon football official told AFP on Sunday his nation "will be ready" to host next year's Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), even...

CAF to make 2019 AFCON decision in November

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) will make a "final decision" concerning the hosting of the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations by Cameroon...

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