African Cup of Nations

African Cup of Nations slideshow

Ghana coach Fabin optimistic of victory over Niger

The Black Starlets will be facing their fellow African representative in the hunt for a place in the last eight of the U-17 World Cup

African preview: Wenger in Weah gaffe, Klopp proud of Salah

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger mistakenly congratulated George Weah on becoming Liberian president before the official result, while Jurgen Klopp heaped praise on Mohamed Salah after Egypt qualified for the World Cup.

African preview: Wenger in Weah gaffe, Klopp proud of Salah

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger mistakenly congratulated George Weah on becoming Liberian president before the official result, while Jurgen Klopp heaped praise on Mohamed Salah after Egypt qualified for the World Cup.

African preview: Wenger in Weah gaffe, Klopp proud of Salah

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger mistakenly congratulated George Weah on becoming Liberian president before the official result, while Jurgen Klopp heaped praise on Mohamed Salah after Egypt qualified for the World Cup.

African preview: Wenger in Weah gaffe, Klopp proud of Salah

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger mistakenly congratulated George Weah on becoming Liberian president before the official result, while Jurgen Klopp heaped praise on Mohamed Salah after Egypt qualified for the World Cup.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Naby Keita vs. Victor Moses: Who should have made the Ballon d’Or shortlist?

With the Fifa Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed, Goal examine which African player can most feel aggrieved about being excluded.

Everton's Bolasie hails Drogba, Toure for support

The DR Congo international has been sidelined with a cruciate knee ligament since December and he thanked the ‘big African icons’ for their support

Phakamani Mahlambi set to make Al Ahly debut after receiving paperwork

The South African starlet has been given the green light to feature for Al Ahly after receiving his work permit

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Mane & Aubameyang: Two Africans in 30-man Ballon d'Or 2017 Shortlist

Two African players are in the 30-man shortlist released on Monday for the 2017 Ballon d’Or

Sundowns' Percy Tau will be an asset to South African football, says Stuart Baxter

While Baxter heaped praise on the Bafana youngster, he warned against putting him on a pedestal

Kaizer Chiefs captain Itumeleng Khune thanks fans for showing Bafana Bafana support

Itumeleng Khune has reached out to South African football fans for their support following the team's 3-1 thrashing of Burkina Faso on Saturday

Football: Salah goals take Egypt to 2018 World Cup

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty to give Egypt a dramatic 2-1 win over Congo Brazzaville and a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Egypt last qualified for the World Cup in 1990 with the record seven-time African champions suffering numerous heart-breaking failures since.

Football: Salah goals take Egypt to 2018 World Cup

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty to give Egypt a dramatic 2-1 win over Congo Brazzaville and a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Egypt last qualified for the World Cup in 1990 with the record seven-time African champions suffering numerous heart-breaking failures since.

Football: Salah goals take Egypt to 2018 World Cup

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty to give Egypt a dramatic 2-1 win over Congo Brazzaville and a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Egypt last qualified for the World Cup in 1990 with the record seven-time African champions suffering numerous heart-breaking failures since.

Football: Salah goals take Egypt to 2018 World Cup

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty to give Egypt a dramatic 2-1 win over Congo Brazzaville and a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Egypt last qualified for the World Cup in 1990 with the record seven-time African champions suffering numerous heart-breaking failures since.

Salah, Mane partnership excites Liverpool's Firmino

The 26-year-old is delighted to play together with the African duo in the frontline of the Reds

Harambee Stars fans expecting worse against Thailand

It will be a second match for the East African nation, less than 72 hours after falling to Iraq 2-1 in another friendly outing

Furious Ghana demand replay of match after refereeing decisions cost them World Cup place

The four-time African champions are demanding a replay of Saturday's World Cup qualifying fixture with Uganda due to ‘questionable’ refereeing

Arsenal's Alex Iwobi strikes as Nigeria become first African team to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Arsenal's Alex Iwobi strikes as Nigeria become first African team to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Arsenal's Alex Iwobi strikes as Nigeria become first African team to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Arsenal's Alex Iwobi strikes as Nigeria become first African team to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Lebogang Mothiba eager to show South African public what he can offer Bafana Bafana

Mothiba’s call-up came at the right time in the midst of his outstanding club form

U-17 World Cup: Ghana’s Fabien Samuel – We feel at home in India

The Ghana coach chose not to comment on the overage controversy which shrouds the African nations…

Nigeria face Burkina Faso/Gambia in 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations qualifier

The reigning African queens will confront winners of the two west African teams to qualify for next year's Africa Women Cup of Nations in Ghana

African player review: A bad day for Sako at Old Trafford

It wasn't the best weekend for the majority of the Premier League's African players, with defeats for Bakary Sako's Crystal Palace, Oumar Niasse's Everton and a draw at Newcastle for Joel Matip's Liverpool.

African player review: A bad day for Sako at Old Trafford

It wasn't the best weekend for the majority of the Premier League's African players, with defeats for Bakary Sako's Crystal Palace, Oumar Niasse's Everton and a draw at Newcastle for Joel Matip's Liverpool.

African player review: A bad day for Sako at Old Trafford

It wasn't the best weekend for the majority of the Premier League's African players, with defeats for Bakary Sako's Crystal Palace, Oumar Niasse's Everton and a draw at Newcastle for Joel Matip's Liverpool.

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