Niger FA president Hamidou elected WAFU 'B' head

The president of the Niger Football Federation, Djibrilla Hima Hamidou, has been elected head of the West African Football Union (WAFU) Zone B.

Tunisia punish error-prone Swaziland

Visiting Tunisia punished error prone Swaziland with two first half goals to bag the three vital points from the Group J played at Mavuso Sports Centre in Manzini on Sunday afternoon

New era as Egypt host Niger in Alexandria

Egypt begins a new era when they face Niger in a Group Day Two clash at the Borg El Arab Stadium in Alexandria on Saturday

Aguirre opts for new faces as Egypt rein takes off

There were a couple of new faces when Egypt new coach Javier Aguirre announced a 26-man squad for his first competitive

Ghana completes roster for Niger

Ghana completes the line-up of qualified teams for the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Niger 2019 after a 1-1 draw with Benin away in Cotonou on Sunday.

Zambia bank on positive away run

Zambia coach Charles Bwale hopes his sides’ good away form will be critical against Burundi in the final round second clash on Sunday in Ngoz

Nigeria host Mauritania as qualifiers reach final lap

The Agege Stadium in Lagos will yet again be the centre of attraction on Saturday when Flying Eagles of Nigeria take on the Junior

Holders Zambia sweat past Burundi

Holders Zambia on Saturday toiled to a 1-0 home win over Burundi in their final round first leg tie at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka

Brazil see off Niger to win group

First-half goals from Lincoln and Brenner gave Brazil a 2-0 victory over Niger and top spot in Group D at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. They advance to the Round of 16 along with Friday’s opponents, as the Junior Menas claimed one of the best third-place spots in the knockout stages.

Spain finally flex muscles in Group D

After an opening loss to Brazil in their FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 campaign, Spain and starlet striker Abel Ruiz came to life against Niger in a 4-0 victory. The win moves La Rojita to three points alongside the Africans, who beat Korea DPR in their opener, with the European champions ahead on ...