African Cup of Nations

African Cup of Nations slideshow

Kenya - Tanzania Preview: Harambee Stars in a must-win clash

If Kenya loses and Libya win final Group match against Zanzibar, then the North African side will progress to the semi-finals

Tunisian Football Federation extends Nabil Maaloul’s contract as head coach

The Carthage Eagles boss has been rewarded with a contract renewal for guiding the north African country to 2018 Fifa World Cup

EXTRA TIME: Kershav Maharaj wishes Delron Buckley a happy birthday

The Dolphins and South African international cricketer has a special wish for the former Bafana Bafana midfielder

Agent: Kaizer Chiefs and Bidvest Wits target Christian Ntouba will soon join a South African club

The highly-rated marksman has also attracted interest from Belgium and Germany according to his agent

Amaju Pinnick explains why NFF neglected Super Falcons

The African queens have enjoyed no support over a year and the NFF boss has offered reasons behind their neglect of them

African player preview: December 8th

Sadio Mane faced the press this week ahead of Liverpool's Merseyside derby clash against Everton on Sunday (10th December).

African player preview: December 8th

Sadio Mane faced the press this week ahead of Liverpool's Merseyside derby clash against Everton on Sunday (10th December).

African player preview: December 8th

Sadio Mane faced the press this week ahead of Liverpool's Merseyside derby clash against Everton on Sunday (10th December).

African player preview: December 8th

Sadio Mane faced the press this week ahead of Liverpool's Merseyside derby clash against Everton on Sunday (10th December).

Morocco’s opening game against Iran will be a World Cup final - Mustapha Hadji

The former Morocco international expects a tough contest when the north African country take on Team Melli in their first World Cup game in 20 years

African player review: December 5th

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah failed to find the net over the weekend. We round-up the rest of the African related player action.

African player review: December 5th

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah failed to find the net over the weekend. We round-up the rest of the African related player action.

African player review: December 5th

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah failed to find the net over the weekend. We round-up the rest of the African related player action.

African player review: December 5th

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah failed to find the net over the weekend. We round-up the rest of the African related player action.

Brazil's Neymar ‘happy’ to avoid Nigeria at World Cup

The Brazilian superstar expressed delight after they were handed a group bereft of an African side, most importantly the Super Eagles

"Interest in Libya slave trade has increased 100-fold thanks to Pogba"

With one simple gesture the son of African migrants did more to raise awareness of slavery in Libya than any politician on the planet

World Cup draw good for Egypt, says Mohamed Aboutrika

The African legend welcomed the Pharaohs' draw for next year's tournament in Russia and made a bold statement about the teams in the group

Caf offers African representatives $500,000 each for 2018 World Cup

The football governing body has offered a financial subsidy to the each of the five teams representing the continent in Russia next year

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African player preview: The new Suarez?

This week's African player preview continues to focus on the electric Mohamed Salah, Everton's Oumar Niasse and an update on Stoke City's Maxim Choupo-Moting.

African player preview: The new Suarez?

This week's African player preview continues to focus on the electric Mohamed Salah, Everton's Oumar Niasse and an update on Stoke City's Maxim Choupo-Moting.

African player preview: The new Suarez?

This week's African player preview continues to focus on the electric Mohamed Salah, Everton's Oumar Niasse and an update on Stoke City's Maxim Choupo-Moting.

African player preview: The new Suarez?

This week's African player preview continues to focus on the electric Mohamed Salah, Everton's Oumar Niasse and an update on Stoke City's Maxim Choupo-Moting.

'It's a great feeling' - Zambia's Patson Daka on Caf African Youth Player award nomination

The Zambia youngster is over the moon after being shortlisted for the best African youth player accolade following his breakthrough in 2017

EXTRA TIME: African legend Didier Drogba meets French President

The former Cote d’Ivoire international is featuring in the summit between African and European leaders in Abidjan

EXTRA TIME: Drogba stars in African Union - European Union Summit 2017

The former Chelsea and Marseille forward has been engaged in meetings with African and European leaders in Abidjan

Ayiah hopeful of winning African Youth player award

The youngster faces an uphill battle in the run to clinch the best young African player accolade but says he’s hopeful of achieving the feat

EXTRA TIME: Okocha, Kanu lead Nigeria players to condemn slavery in Libya

The African legends and some players joined their voices to call for an end to the inhumane acts ongoing in the Mediterranean region

VAR to be used in Africa for first time in African Nations Championship

The technology that reviews decisions made by the referee through the use of video footage will be used when the competition kicks off in Morocco

African player review: Salah strikes, Bong controversy

It was another exciting weekend of Premier League action, with Egypt's Mohamed Salah continuing his fine form in front of goal and Cameroon's Gaetan Bong among controversy.

African player review: Salah strikes, Bong controversy

It was another exciting weekend of Premier League action, with Egypt's Mohamed Salah continuing his fine form in front of goal and Cameroon's Gaetan Bong among controversy.

African player review: Salah strikes, Bong controversy

It was another exciting weekend of Premier League action, with Egypt's Mohamed Salah continuing his fine form in front of goal and Cameroon's Gaetan Bong among controversy.

African player review: Salah strikes, Bong controversy

It was another exciting weekend of Premier League action, with Egypt's Mohamed Salah continuing his fine form in front of goal and Cameroon's Gaetan Bong among controversy.

Tabitha Chawinga and Asisat Oshoala make Caf African Women's Player of the Year list

Following her remarkable season for Kvarnsveden, the Malawian has been nominated for the continent's individual accolade alongside the Nigerian

Matthews: SuperSport United will prefer the PSL to Caf in future

Matsatsantsa's CEO is clearly not pleased by the custodians of African football

Troost-Ekong out, Moses makes 11-man Caf African Player of the Year list

The list has been whittled down and the Super Eagles defender has not made it while his teammate is still in the running for the individual accolade

Banyana Banyana and Thembi Kgatlana nominated for top Caf accolades

The South African senior women's team and star attacker have been recognised by the African football authority for their impressive 2017 campaigns

Bongani Zungu becomes second South African to score in Ligue 1

The Bafana Bafana midfielder marked his return to the Unicorns' line up with a strike in the 65th minute

‘From no one to hero’ – Crystal Palace’s Zaha relives first visit to Cote d’Ivoire

Having switched his allegiance to the west African nation in 2016, the talisman discussed the heroic welcome given to him and his love for Drogba

EXTRA TIME: Salah, Elneny lead tribute to victims of Egypt mosque attack

The Egypt internationals led the football world to rebuke the deadly attack that killed hundreds of people in the north African nation

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