Cape Verde pull double over South Africa

Cape Verde did the unimaginable as they hauled six vital points from South Africa following a convincing 2-1 win on the road at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban in the return leg of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier on Tuesday, 5 September. Cape Verde did the unimaginable as they hauled si...

Make or break for Baxter’s men at home

South Africa coach, Stuart Baxter, is expected to make a few changes in Tuesday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier Day Four clash against Cape Verde in Durban

Cape Verde bounce back to beat South Africa

Cape Verde came back from behind to register their first win in Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifiers beating South Africa 2-1 at the National Stadium in Praia.

Cisse unveils squad for Burkina Faso double

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has announced a 26-man squad for next month's 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifier double-header

Baxter maintains core squad for Cape Verde clash

Why fix something that is not broken? That is the logic behind Stuart Baxter’s selection of his 25-man squad set to take on Cape

Balde, Sow inspire Senegal to victory

Keita Balde scored and provided an assist for Moussa Sow as Senegal kicked-off their Group D qualifiers with a 2-0 win over Cape Verde on Saturday

Sow returns to Senegal squad for Cape Verde clash

Veteran forward, Moussa Sow, has been included in Senegal's 24-man squad ahead of their FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier at home to Cape Verde on 8 October 2016.

Gomes: Cape Verde Islands will fight all the way

One of Africa’s smaller nations, Cape Verde Islands has a population of a little more than half a million, while its largely rocky terrain is not very conducive to football. The island country gained independence from Portugal in 1975

Algeria hit seven as African big guns qualify

Seven-goal Algeria led the way Tuesday as 18 of the top-20 ranked African national teams reached the group stage of 2018 World Cup qualifying.