Saturday, December 16, 2017

AFCON 2017 UPDATES: Title favourites bow out As Liverpool Fans Receive Bad News

Zimbabwe and Algeria were unable to book their places in the AFCON 2017 quarterfinals while Tunisia and Senegal progressed to the next stage of the top African competition.Les Fennecs of Algeria, who were among the AFCON title contenders, finished...

Egypt v Uganda: Key quotes

Hector Cuper (Head Coach, Egypt) After three days of training, Egypt have regained confidence (after the 0-0 draw with Mali). There was no much time for training but we had some video sessions to correct the mistakes from the previous...

AFCON 2017: Everton midfielder Gueye on why he might kill Liverpool rival Sadio Mane

Everton midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye jokes he will kill Liverpool striker Sadio Mane if Senegal don’t win the Africa Cup of Nations - because his Mersey rival won’t track back!Gueye is good friend to Mane, whose second goal of...

Chelsea defender Baba Rahman suffers serious knee injury

Defender Baba Rahman has been ruled out of action for a number of months after suffering a serious knee injury while playing for Ghana.The Chelsea left-back was stretchered off during the first half of his country's clash with Uganda...
Baba Rahman

AFCON 2017: Ghana key player ruled out of the tournament

Ghana face a blow at the Africa Cup of Nations as defender Baba Rahman is going to leave the Squad after his club Schalke revealed he will be returning to Germany further examination, reports Ghana WebThe Bundesliga side confirms...

Egypt Adds Football Star On Terror List

An Egyptian court has placed ex-football star Mohamed Aboutrika to a terror list for his alleged links with the banned Muslim Brotherhood group, According to his lawyer.The government accuses the former Al Ahly star of financing the Brotherhood, which...

RECORD BREAKER! Egypt Star Makes AFCON History

Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary broke the record for the oldest player ever to appear at the Africa Cup of Nations as he kept a clean sheet in their draw against Mali.The Pharaons captain -  turned 44 on Sunday...

14 AFCON Champions since 1957

West African giants Ghana became the 3rd country to win their opening match in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon after overcoming East African nation Uganda 1-0. The win sends Avram Grant men to the top of...

Top 15 Interesting Facts Ahead Of Mali v Egypt Game

Mali and Egypt are preparing to lock horns  in their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Group D encounter on Tuesday at Stade de Port Gentil.The Africa's most successful side are back at the Cup of Nations after seven years...

Zimbabwe are AFCON’s top paid team – Philip Chiyangwa

Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president Philip Chiyangwa has claimed the Warriors players are the best paid team at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Gabon.The South African country opened the campaign with a 2-2 draw against...