AFCON 2017: Algeria sinks in Franceville

Once again disappointing, Algeria fell from high and bowed 2-1 against Tunisia this Thursday in Franceville in this Maghreb derby counting for the second...

AFCON 2017: Senegal, Koulibaly responds to Zimbabwe

Before challenging Senegal this Thursday at 19h GMT (20h in Paris), the Zimbabwe coach Callisto Pasuwa surprised in a press conference saying that the...

AFCON 2017: Algeria-Tunisia, with Ghezzal and Khazri

After their counter-performance on Sunday, Algeria and Tunisia compete Thursday in Franceville at 16h GMT (17h Paris) during the second day of group B...

Egypt adds ex-footballer,Mohamed Aboutrika to terror list

Egypt has added ex-football star Mohamed Aboutrika to a terror list for his alleged links with the banned Muslim Brotherhood, his lawyer says. Mr Aboutrika...

AFCON 2017: The Black stars avoids the trap

  Andre Ayew's first half goal from the spot was all Ghana needed to start their campaign on a positive note, beating Uganda 1-0 in...

AFCON 2017: Repeat of 1978 AFCON finals as Uganda battles Ghana

Uganda Cranes returns to the biggest tournament in African football after 39 years absence ironically with a game against Ghana, their last opponent. The Cranes...

AFCON 2017: ‘We have ourselves to blame’ – Mahrez

Algeria winger Riyad Mahrez admitted his side were not at their best as they were held 2-2 by Zimbabwe in their Africa Cup of...

Barcelona breathe again after Real Madrid’s defeat

New life has been breathed into the LaLiga title race with Barcelona a beneficiary of Real Madrid's defeat at Sevilla. Although a draw would've seen...

Copa del Ray: Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico Madrid kept apart

Holders Barcelona have avoided Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid as Spain's big three clubs were kept apart in the Copa del Rey quarter-final draw. Barca...

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...