African Cup of Nations

 
'Hardest to come' for Senegal in quest for first African title
'Hardest to come' for Senegal in quest for first African title
Coach Aliou Cissé acknowledged Saturday the "hardest is yet to come" for a Senegal side trying to win the Africa Cup of Nations for the first...
Cameroon’s keepers of faith: Onana and Ondoa
Cameroon’s keepers of faith: Onana and Ondoa
Being a reserve goalkeeper can be one of the saddest jobs in football. No team can do without a second keeper, but if you have the job, you reek of...
Crucial Afcon derby awaits Bafana
Crucial Afcon derby awaits Bafana
Prepare for an ardent, emotional encounter when Bafana Bafana and Namibia face off in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group D clash at...
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The president has delivered his State of the Nation address,promising more of his ‘New Dawn’. But his work is...
African football’s ‘new dawn’ turns to dusk in Ahmad’s hands
African football’s ‘new dawn’ turns to dusk in Ahmad’s hands
There has always been a theatrical air to Confederation of African Football (CAF) elections, even in the days when strongman Issa Hayatou battered...
Wits hit by Bafana butterfly effect
Wits hit by Bafana butterfly effect
The residual ecstasy of Bafana Bafana’s victory over Libya continued well into the week. South Africa has been in a celebratory mood after the...
Football futures hang by a hair
Football futures hang by a hair
Right now, Stuart Baxter is sitting down and staring at the ceiling. He is apprehensive. The Sword of Damocles is a thin thread away from impaling...
Afcon host Egypt bogged down in domestic football drama
Afcon host Egypt bogged down in domestic football drama
Little more than three months before it hosts the Africa Cup of Nations, Egyptian football has been plunged into its latest crisis with major clubs...
Morocco will not host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: minister
Morocco will not host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: minister
Morocco will not be a candidate to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Cameroon was stripped of the tournament, the country's sports minister...
Sport audit 2018: How SA’s national football teams performed
Sport audit 2018: How SA’s national football teams performed
Sport is in South Africa’s DNA. In the past 24 years, it has been the tugboat that has towed our image past a global audience. From promising...
Nigeria, Uganda, Mali, Morocco qualify for Cup of Nations
Nigeria, Uganda, Mali, Morocco qualify for Cup of Nations
Nigeria, Uganda, Mali and Morocco qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday while Libya scored eight goals to keep alive their hopes...
SA takes on the best – twice
SA takes on the best – twice
Banyana Banyana received the ideal mental boost this week after being named the national team of the year at the South African sports awards. It...

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