Guinea Agree To Host AFCON 2025

Confederation of African Football (CAF) president, Ahmad Ahmad confirmed Guinea has agreed to host the African Nations Cup (AFCON) in 2025 instead of the 2023 edition. Ahmad, who was on a visit to Guinea, along with FIFA president Gianni Infantino, said Guinea’s President Alpha Condé had agreed to a delay in

Egypt To Host AFCON 2019

Egypt have been awarded the rights to host the 2019 AFCON tournament after the Confederation of African Football(CAF) confirmed after a meeting of their executive commitee in Dakar, Senegal on Tuesday. CAF deemed Cameroon unfit for the tournament due to delays over their preparations with the Africa Cup Of Nations. which was

FLYING EAGLES SKIPPER: THEY BEGGED ME TO MISS PENALTY

Flying Eagles skipper Musa Muhammed said Cote d’Ivoire players begged him to throw away his second-half penalty in Saturday’s final AYC Group A match in Mbour.The penalty goal, the third by the right fullback at Senegal 2015, drew the Flying Eagles level at 2-2 and eventually eliminated the Ivorians from

Avram Grant leads Black Stars into final amid chaotic scenes

Equatorial Guinea’s Africa Cup of Nations dream came to a disappointing end amid more shameful scenes in Malabo on Thursday night. The hosts have lit up this tournament, performing footballing miracles, backed by enthusiastic support. But as they exited at the semi-final stage, those same fans showed an uglier side, throwing

Kanoute banking on Keita

Former Mali international Frederic Kanoute feels that his country's hopes rest firmly on the shoulders of team veteran and talisman Seydou Keita. Mali will compete in Group D at this year's campaign, which features matches against the Ivory Coast, Guinea and Cameroon. The group has not been dubbed the group of death

Yaya Toure, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Vincent Enyeama in three-man shortlist for Africa Player of the Year award

Yaya Toure, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Vincent Enyeama are part of a three-man shortlist for the African Footballer of the Year award. Ivory Coast midfielder Toure became just the second man to win the prestigious CAF award for a third consecutive year last January, and is now in line to win an