Host Morocco crowned champions

Host Morocco lived up to their pre-tournament favourites tag beating Nigeria 4-0 in the final on Sunday at a packed Complexe Mohamed V in Casablanca.

Pre Match QOUTES: Morocco Vs Nigeria

Jamal Sellami (Head Coach, Morocco) Tomorrow's game is extremely important because we want to win and crown our efforts after the work we put in we deserve to win the throphy because of our efforts.

Nigeria sweat past Sudan into final

Nigeria set up a final date with host Morocco after a Gabriel Okechukwu a first half strike handed them victory against resilient Sudan on Wednesday in Marrakech.


Jamal Sellami (Head Coach, Morocco) Tomorrow, it will be a good game and we're ready. I told my players in matches like this you need your big players to turn up and we have experienced players to do that.

Pre-match quotes: Sudan vs Nigeria

Burhaneldin Tia (Assistant Coach, Sudan) We have intensified preparations for the semi-final clash against Nigeria, right after beating Zambia at the quarters. We didn’t beat Zambia due to luck, but because we were better prepared and better team on the day.

Nigeria bounce back to edge Angola into semis

Substitute Gabriel Okechukwu scored a 108th minute winner for Nigeria who came from behind to beat a resilient Angola side 2-1

Pre-match quotes: Nigeria vs Angola

Salisu Yusuf (Head Coach, Nigeria) In football, you have to be suspicious on the pitch, especially at the knockout stage. You have to be careful on the field and that's what I have asked my players.

15 years old and already in the big leagues

“He is a very intelligent player, talented and has potential, which is why I made the decision to pick him for the CHAN. It will allow him to gain experience. For me, this player is the future of Nigeria. He will be a star in a few years.

Faleye secure Nigeria first win

Sunday Faleye turned in a Moses Osas' inswing corner eleven minutes from time to secure Nigeria their first win in a narrow 1-0 win over Libya on Friday in Tangiers in Group C.