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Zamalek use penalty power to end 16-year African trophy drought
Zamalek use penalty power to end 16-year African trophy drought
Brilliant penalties enabled Zamalek Sporting Club of Egypt to win the CAF Confederation Cup final near Alexandria Monday and end a 16-year African...
The secret of North Africa’s football dominance
The secret of North Africa’s football dominance
An air of familiarity engulfs the CAF Champions League semifinals. Title-holders Esperance de Tunis will host the 2015 winners, TP Mazembe from the...
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...
Mighty Phil Masinga’s final whistle
Mighty Phil Masinga’s final whistle
It's no surprise that it was Jomo Sono who found him, some time in the late 1980s. As a player, Sono was a supreme artist, but as a supreme talent...
Sundowns set to sweat when they challenge White Knights in Cairo
Sundowns set to sweat when they challenge White Knights in Cairo
Mamelodi Sundowns go from the freeze of a highveld winter to temperatures brushing up to 40°C amid the...
Bucs aim to rekindle cup love affair
Bucs aim to rekindle cup love affair
The White Knights come striding into town for what has the potential to be an epic battle against Orlando Pirates in their CAF Confederation Cup...
Egypt halts matches after stadium clashes kill 22
Egypt halts matches after stadium clashes kill 22
At least 22 people died as thousands of fans tried to force their way into a Cairo football stadium on Sunday to watch a game, triggering panic as...
Pirates are keeping Roger jolly
Pirates are keeping Roger jolly
Recent political developments in Egypt have shown just how traumatic change can be. The north African country has moved from being a Hosni Mubarak...
Egypt's battles let Pirates off the hook
Egypt's battles let Pirates off the hook
When the draw for the last eight streams of the African Champions League was made in May, Orlando Pirates and AC Leopards must have buried their...
Global football's epic derbies and simmering rivalries
Global football's epic derbies and simmering rivalries
Boca Juniors vs River Plate This rivalry must rank as the bloodiest in the history of football. The bad blood between the two goes back decades and the derby of 1968 is one of...
Bafana could be the final block in the Pharaohs' tomb
Bafana could be the final block in the Pharaohs' tomb
The Ultra White Knights (UWK), an influential group of fanatical football fans, invaded the Cairo National Stadium when Zamalek played Tunisian...
Egypt apologises over Champions League violence
Egypt apologises over Champions League violence
It was trailed as a sporting celebration of freedom over tyranny: clubs from north Africa's two revolutionary nations coming head-to-head on the...

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