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The AFCON in numbers

Ahead of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations kicking off on Saturday, we look over some of the tournament's most interesting stats. 1team will be making their Cup of Nations debut in this year's edition: Guinea-Bissau....

Rwanda drops one place in latest FIFA rankings

Rwanda dropped one place on the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA) world and continental rankings released on Thursday, January 12, 2016. The country’s senior football team, Amavubi is now ranked 93rd in the world...

Former England manager dies at the age of 72

Former England manager Graham Taylor has died at the age of 72. As a club manager, he led Watford from the Fourth Division to runners-up in the old First Division in five years and to...

AFCON 2017: Members of Uganda’s parliament donate money to team

Members of Uganda's parliament will donate a percentage of their January salary to help the team at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. "We agreed that we will contribute about $150 each and I...

AFCON 2017: Guinea-Bissau settle strike over unpaid wages

Guinea-Bissau's players have ended their strike after being paid outstanding wages, four days before the start of the Africa Cup of Nations. It clears the way for the team to make their debut appearance the...

World Cup: Fifa set to vote on Gianni Infantino’s 48-team plan

  Fifa will vote on Tuesday on plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026, in line with the vision of president Gianni Infantino. The Swiss, who claims to have "overwhelming" support for...

Rwanda: Rayon Sport open up five-point lead over rivals APR FC

Table leaders Rayon Sports edged bottom-placed side Pepiniere Fc 3-1 to open a five-point lead over arch-rivals and reigning champions APR Fc after a match day 12 of the Azam Rwanda Premier League played...

Olympic champion Semenya weds partner

South African Olympic 800-metre champion Caster Semenya married her long-term partner in Pretoria on Saturday. Semenya celebrated her 26th birthday by tying the knot with Violet Raseboya after exchanging vows during a lavish ceremony in...

Zimbabwe’s Warriors boycott Africa Cup of Nations send-off

The Zimbabwe national team failed to depart for the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday morning as a stand-off over finances worsened. The Warriors refused to attend a send-off dinner on Friday night in Harare,...

Rwanda: APR FC giants lost their premier ligue first game

It was the match day 12 in the Rwandan premier ligue, the big game opposes the rival opponents, AS Kigali and APR FC at Kigali stadium, where Cyubahiro Janvier netted the only goal of the...