Mali Defeat Senegal On Penalties To Win U-20 AFCON

Mali defeated Senegal 3-2 on penalties to claim their maiden Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations title following a 1-1 stalemate after extra time in Niamey, Niger Republic. Senegal found themselves behind for the first time in the cup competition after Bizertin midfielder Boubacar Traore put Mali ahead only 16 minutes

Somalia To Host First International Football in 30 Years

The Somali Football Federation (SFF) has confirmed that its under-20 team will host Eritrea's under-20's in a friendly match in Mogadishu on 16 February. The international friendly game which will be the first to be staged inside Somalia since the 1988 is a positive recipe for recuperating sports sector in the country. Security

Baghdad Bounedjeh Bag The Algerian Player Of The Year Award

Algerian football had its glamour moment at the Algiers Opera House on Monday evening where the Gala award ceremony was held. Al Sadd striker, Baghdad Bounedjeh beat off competitions from Riyad Mahrez, Yacine Brahimi to claim the 'Algerian Player Of The Year' award. The 27 year old won the prestigious award on

NPFL: Kano Pillars, Enyimba Start League Campaign Withs Wins

There were no shocks of note as the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) officially flagged off over the weekend with only 6 games played. There were no shifts in the balance in the 47th edition of Nigerian League as big boys collected maximum points. Enyimba were the most comfortable in their victories

CAF Awards: Kgatlana,Mo Salah best In Africa

On Tuesday night, The world turned its attention to the 27th edition of the annual African football award which was held for the very first time in Dakar, Senegal. The ceremony saw rewarded for the amount of work they put in all through the course of the year. The Confederation of

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

Pogba’s Mother Appointed As Ambassador For Women’s Football In Guinea

The Guinea Football Federation (Feguifoot) has appointed the mother of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba as an ambassador for women's football. Yeo Moriba's nomination followed a meeting with Feguifoot President Mamadou Antonio Souare. Feguifoot President, Mamadou Antonio Souare is hoping the France international, Paul, Along with his twin brothers, Florentin and Mathias,

Eagles Watch : Europe

With less than 10 days before the ANQ against SA in Jo'Burg . Football411 Xtray the performance of Super Eagles players in Europe's top flight : Ola Aina : The Chelsea loanee continued his impressive form for Torino in a convincing 4-1 win over Sampdoria away from home. The left wing-back marauded