Mauritania – Champions Nouadhibou in seventh heaven

FC Nouadhibou have soared to their seventh league title, and will represent Mauritania in next season’s Total CAF Champions League

CAF congratulates 24 AFCON-bound countries, expresses gratitude

The qualifiers for the Total Africa Cup of Nations, Egypt 2019, were successfully concluded over the weekend with unprecedented excitement across the continent.

Tribute to Ramlochun, referee of AFCON 1982 final

It is with great sadness we learned our friend and fellow Mauritian, Sohan Ramlochun, referee of the final of the 1982 Ghana-Libya African Cup of Nations passed away on Tuesday, 19 March 2019, in his native country at the age of 85.


Following the final of the 21st edition of the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations, Niger 2019 the President of the Nigerien Football Federation (FENIFOOT) Colonel-Major Djibrilla Hima Hamidou passed the torch to Ahmed Yahya, President of the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (F...

 Martins and Mauritania reaching new heights

“Players don’t improve as if by magic. You need good infrastructure and quality training,” Mauritania coach Corentin Martins told In the job since 2014, the French tactician is giving his support to the country’s major football transformation. “There was only one league when I came here,...

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

Bidvest down Pamplemousses to redeem image

Reigning South African champions, Bidvest Wits, recovered from a midweek setback to secure a 2-0 win over Mauritian side, Pamplemousses in the first leg of the preliminary round on Saturday in Johannesburg.

Pre-match quotes: Mauritania vs Guinea

Ibrahima Sory Toure (Acting Head Coach, Guinea) It is very unfortunate that Kanfory Lappe Bangoura had to be sacked for the team’s disappointing performance in the previous two games. We are not a bad side. The players received the news with shock and have sworn to win against Mauritania in his ...