SAMUEL ETO’O WANTS SALAH IN BARCELONA
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SAMUEL ETO’O WANTS SALAH IN BARCELONA

Former Cameroon star and African legend Samuel Eto’o prefers that Egyptian star will fare better…

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AFCON 2019: GUINEA BISSAU COUNT ON EXPERIENCE FOR ROUND OF 16 TARGET
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AFCON 2019: GUINEA BISSAU COUNT ON EXPERIENCE FOR ROUND OF 16 TARGET

Guinea Bissau are hoping to go one better than their Africa Cup of Nations debut…

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COTE D’IVOIRE BANK ON SHARP-SHOOTING PEPE IN DUEL WITH SOUTH AFRICA
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COTE D’IVOIRE BANK ON SHARP-SHOOTING PEPE IN DUEL WITH SOUTH AFRICA

Cote d’Ivoire coach, Ibrahim Kamara sees Nicolas Pepe as one the young stars who can…

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THE BOYS ARE SEPARATED FROM MEN IN AFCON GROUP C
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THE BOYS ARE SEPARATED FROM MEN IN AFCON GROUP C

OWN-GOAL RUINS NAMIBIA’S DOGGED RESISTANCE AGAINST MOROCCO
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OWN-GOAL RUINS NAMIBIA’S DOGGED RESISTANCE AGAINST MOROCCO

Gusty Namibia did everything to frustrate overwhelming favourites, Morocco but failed a last minute test…

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BANANA SKIN AWAIT MOROCCO’S ATLAS LIONS IN CLASH WITH NAMIBIA’S BRAVE WARRIORS
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BANANA SKIN AWAIT MOROCCO’S ATLAS LIONS IN CLASH WITH NAMIBIA’S BRAVE WARRIORS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Morocco, one of the power houses of African football take on lowly…

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AMUNEKE DEBUTS IN AFCON AS A COACH AS TANZANIA PLAY 1ST MATCH IN 39 YEARS
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AMUNEKE DEBUTS IN AFCON AS A COACH AS TANZANIA PLAY 1ST MATCH IN 39 YEARS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Cup winner and winning goal-scorer as a player, Emmanuel Amuneke enters a…

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PRE-AFCON TOP SCORER, IGHALO LIFTS SUPER EAGLES OVER DOGGED BURUNDI
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PRE-AFCON TOP SCORER, IGHALO LIFTS SUPER EAGLES OVER DOGGED BURUNDI

Odion Ighalo who scored the highest number of goals in the preliminary competition, stepped off…

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FROM HIS TV SET, BUHARI BACKS SUPER EAGLES ALL THE WAY
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FROM HIS TV SET, BUHARI BACKS SUPER EAGLES ALL THE WAY

As the Super Eagles file out in their first match against Burundi this Saturday, in…

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AFTERMATH OF PAYMENT DISPUTE, CAMEROON FINALLY LAND IN EGYPT
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AFTERMATH OF PAYMENT DISPUTE, CAMEROON FINALLY LAND IN EGYPT

Cameroon’s squad arrived in Egypt for the Africa Cup of Nations late on Friday, a…

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AFTER THE SCARE, SUPER EAGLES SET FOR OPENING MATCH
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AFTER THE SCARE, SUPER EAGLES SET FOR OPENING MATCH

BY MUYIWA AKINTUNDE Nigerians were rattled by news from the Super Eagles’ camp last night.…

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BURUNDI BANKS ON BRITISH-BORN BERAHINO AND FISTON TO UPSTAGE SUPER EAGLES
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BURUNDI BANKS ON BRITISH-BORN BERAHINO AND FISTON TO UPSTAGE SUPER EAGLES

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. As Burundi possibly face their most challenging football contest ever this Saturday…

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BURUNDI PLAN TO UPSET THE BALANCE OF POWER IN AFCON GROUP B
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BURUNDI PLAN TO UPSET THE BALANCE OF POWER IN AFCON GROUP B

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Burundi play their very first Africa Cup of Nations’ match this evening…

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SUPER EAGLES COULD DRAW LESSONS FROM PREVIOUS ‘DAVID VERSUS GOLIATH’ MATCHES
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SUPER EAGLES COULD DRAW LESSONS FROM PREVIOUS ‘DAVID VERSUS GOLIATH’ MATCHES

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Nigeria’s Super Eagles would have drawn great lessons from the way lesser-rated…

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EGYPT LABOUR TO SLIM WIN OVER HARD-FIGHTING ZIMBABWE
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EGYPT LABOUR TO SLIM WIN OVER HARD-FIGHTING ZIMBABWE

Brave Zimbabwean Warriors frustrated Egypt’s desire for a massive win as the 32nd Africa Cup…

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SUPER EAGLES’ PLAYERS FALL SICK IN EGYPT
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SUPER EAGLES’ PLAYERS FALL SICK IN EGYPT

Nigeria’s preparations for the Africa Cup of Nations have been hampered after several members of…

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CAS RULED OUT GAMBIA’S BACKDOOR BID TO GET INTO AFCON 2019
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CAS RULED OUT GAMBIA’S BACKDOOR BID TO GET INTO AFCON 2019

On the eve of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the Court of Arbitration for…

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AFCON 2019:EGYPT PIN HOPES ON SALAH
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AFCON 2019:EGYPT PIN HOPES ON SALAH

BY DAN PLAMER Egypt are hoping that star striker Mohamed Salah will guide them to…

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AMUNEKE’S TANZANIA LAUNCHES APPEAL TO RAISE BONUSES FOR NATIONAL TEAM AT AFCON
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AMUNEKE’S TANZANIA LAUNCHES APPEAL TO RAISE BONUSES FOR NATIONAL TEAM AT AFCON

Just as Zimbabwe players boycotted training ahead of their opening game with Egypt at the…

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EGYPT SET TO CONTINUE DOMINANCE OVER ZIMBABWE
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EGYPT SET TO CONTINUE DOMINANCE OVER ZIMBABWE

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. The obvious Africa Cup of Nations super powers, Egypt are the overwhelming…

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ZIMBABWE PLAYERS BOYCOTT TRAINING OVER PAYMENT DISPUTE
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ZIMBABWE PLAYERS BOYCOTT TRAINING OVER PAYMENT DISPUTE

The usual payment dispute, which has characterized African national football teams, has come up again…

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