Draw at Maracana sets out road towards gold

The stage is now set for the Men’s and Women’s Olympic Football Tournaments at Rio 2016, following Thursday’s draw at the Estadio Maracana’s auditorium. The Olympic Football Tournaments will have a total of 58 matches, with 32 for the men, and 26 for the women. Thanks to FIFA.com, you can find out w...

Double delight for Zimbabwean football

Sunday, 18 October 2015 is a day that Zimbabwean football followers would not forget easily after the men and women’s national teams chalked victories in their respective assignments at home.

Cameroon sweat past Zimbabwe, Banyana held at home

Cameroon came from behind to beat Zimbabwe 2-1 on Saturday in the final round first leg qualifier for the 2016 Olympic Games (Women) whilst South Africa were held 0-0 by visiting Equatorial Guinea in Johannesburg.

Super Falcons crash out yet again, Banyana through

For the second successive time, the Super Falcons of Nigeria will be absent when the roll call for Olympic Games is conducted.

Ngachu: We were lucky

Ngachu: We were lucky

03 August 2015

Coach of the Cameroon senior women’s team, Enow Ngachu has admitted that ‘Les Lionnes’ were lucky to have edged Ghana out of the qualifiers of the 2016 Olympic Games at the latter’s backyard.

Les Lionnes edge out Ghana’s Queens

Cameroon's ‘Les Lionnes’ descended on Accra to deny Ghana's Black Queens an opportunity of a maiden appearance at the Olympic Games after drawing 2-2 in the reverse fixture of third round of the qualifiers at the Accra Sport Stadium on Saturday.

Super Falcons ready for Rio battle in Bata

Africa champions, Super Falcons of Nigeria failed to qualify for the London 2012 Olympic Games and their fate for Rio 2016 Olympics appears hanging in the balance yet again after 1-1 draw with Equatorial Guinea in Abuja a fortnight ago in their third round first leg qualifier.

Basigi: It’s all in our hands

Ghana's Black Queens will welcome their counterparts from Cameroon in what coach, Yussif Basigi says remains his charges best chance yet to book a maiden appearance at the Olympic Games.

Cameroon, Nigeria walk tightrope after stalemates

African champions, Nigeria and Cameroon find themselves in tight corners in the continental qualifiers of the 2016 Olympic Games after stalemates in the first leg matches of the third round on Saturday

Basigi: Being underdogs suit us

Ghana Black Queens coach, Yussif Basigi has admitted his charges will be the overwhelming underdogs when they face ‘Les Lionnes’ of Cameroon on Saturday in Yaounde