AFTER ROHR AND BLANC’S REBUFF, MOROCCO APPOINTS VAHID HALILHODZIC AS COACH
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AFTER ROHR AND BLANC’S REBUFF, MOROCCO APPOINTS VAHID HALILHODZIC AS COACH

Following the refusal of Super Eagles’ handler, Gernot Rohr and Frenchman, Laurent Blanc to replace…

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ORGANISERS UNFOLD PLANS FOR ONITSHA CITY MARATHON ON SUNDAY
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ORGANISERS UNFOLD PLANS FOR ONITSHA CITY MARATHON ON SUNDAY

The organisers of the Onitsha City Marathon will on Sunday in Lagos unfold their plans…

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FRENCH COACH LAURENT BLANC TIPPED FOR MOROCCAN JOB
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FRENCH COACH LAURENT BLANC TIPPED FOR MOROCCAN JOB

Former France international, Laurent Blanc, is being speculated as a possible successor to fellow countryman;…

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FATMA SAMOURA, FIFA GENERAL DELEGATE FOR CAF ASSUMES DUTIES
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FATMA SAMOURA, FIFA GENERAL DELEGATE FOR CAF ASSUMES DUTIES

Senegal’s Fatma Samoura, lady saddled with the Herculean task of cleaning up the Augean stable…

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STUART BAXTER QUITS BAFANA BAFANA POST
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STUART BAXTER QUITS BAFANA BAFANA POST

England-born Stuart Baxter quit Friday as South Africa coach after a disappointing Africa Cup of…

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A NEW SHERIFF COMES TO TOWN AT CAF
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A NEW SHERIFF COMES TO TOWN AT CAF

BY KUNLE SOLAJA The Confederation of African Football, CAF, enters a new and unprecedented phase…

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ALGERIA’S AFCON WINNING COACH, DJAMEL BELMADI, NAMED ON 2019 BEST FIFA MEN’S COACH SHORTLIST
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ALGERIA’S AFCON WINNING COACH, DJAMEL BELMADI, NAMED ON 2019 BEST FIFA MEN’S COACH SHORTLIST

Winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations has shot up the profile of Algeria’s coach,…

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NIGERIA’S AFCON 2021 OPPONENTS, LESOTHO STUN SOUTH AFRICA
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NIGERIA’S AFCON 2021 OPPONENTS, LESOTHO STUN SOUTH AFRICA

  Perhaps as a pointer to the stiff opposition the Nigeria Super Eagles should expect…

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AWAY TEAMS IMPRESS IN CHAN QUALIFIERS
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AWAY TEAMS IMPRESS IN CHAN QUALIFIERS

Malian Moussa Kone and Namibian Elmo Kambindu scored twice each as their countries built first-leg…

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ROW IN GHANA OVER BLACK STARS’ AFCON 2019 BUDGET
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ROW IN GHANA OVER BLACK STARS’ AFCON 2019 BUDGET

BY CYPHER KWAKU DRIZZLE, ACCRA. Ghana’s early exit from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations…

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NIGERIA MOVES 12 STEPS UPWARD IN FIFA RANKING
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NIGERIA MOVES 12 STEPS UPWARD IN FIFA RANKING

The Super Eagles may not have won the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt,…

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GHANA, SOUTH AFRICA IN TOUGH OPENER FOR 2021 AFCON QUALIFICATION
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GHANA, SOUTH AFRICA IN TOUGH OPENER FOR 2021 AFCON QUALIFICATION

Attention will most likely shift to Ghana when the main qualification series for 2021 Africa…

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NIGERIA BEGIN AFCON 2021 JOURNEY WITH BENIN ON NOVEMBER 11
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NIGERIA BEGIN AFCON 2021 JOURNEY WITH BENIN ON NOVEMBER 11

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Nigeria’s Super Eagles begin their campaign for qualification for the 20121 Africa…

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HERVE RENARD OFFICIALLY RESIGNS AS MOROCCO COACH
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HERVE RENARD OFFICIALLY RESIGNS AS MOROCCO COACH

After initial denial and speculations, the head coach of Morocco’s national football team, Herve Renard, has…

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SUPER EAGLES GET $2M AS PRIZE MONEY FOR AFCON 2019 TEAMS ARE REVEALED
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SUPER EAGLES GET $2M AS PRIZE MONEY FOR AFCON 2019 TEAMS ARE REVEALED

Super Eagles of Nigeria and the defeated Tunisian side in the play-off at the 2019…

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TOPS AND FLOPS OF 2019 AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS
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TOPS AND FLOPS OF 2019 AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS

The curtain has finally fallen on the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the biggest and…

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AFCON 2019 IN ALPHABETS
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AFCON 2019 IN ALPHABETS

ODION IGHALO NAMED IN AFRICA XI
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ODION IGHALO NAMED IN AFRICA XI

Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo has been named among the best eleven players selected at the end…

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CAMEROON GETS AFCON 2021 FLAG
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CAMEROON GETS AFCON 2021 FLAG

In a symbolic ceremony, Cameroon received the CAF flag from Egypt signaling the end of…

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ALGERIA DOMINATE AFCON 2019  AWARDS
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ALGERIA DOMINATE AFCON 2019 AWARDS

Besides winning the ultimate for the second time in their history, champions Algeria also dominated…

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NIGERIA’S ODION IGHALO IS CONFIRMED AS GOLDEN BOOT WINNER
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NIGERIA’S ODION IGHALO IS CONFIRMED AS GOLDEN BOOT WINNER

The failure of star players in Friday’s Africa Cup of Nations’ final match to score…

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