Mozambique eye Seychelles scalp

Mozambique are looking forward to a place at the next round as they host Seychelles in the second leg of the First Round on Saturday at the Estadio Nacional do Zimpeto in Maputo.

Okumbi: Kenya has a genuine chance to progress

Despite a 1-1 draw from the first leg, Kenya coach Stanley Okumbi believes his side stand a chance of progressing to the second round of the qualifiers.

Tanzania optimistic of next round berth

Tanzania needs nothing other victory or a scoring draw against DR Congo in the second leg of the First Round on Sunday away in Kinshasa.


The 18th edition of the COSAFA Cup will make history as for the first time all 14 members of the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations will take part in the regional showpiece competition to be staged in South Africa’s Limpopo province from May 27 to June 9.

Gor Mahia edge Supersport to reach group stage

Kenyan champions, Gor Mahia, have progressed to the group stages on the away goal rule despite losing 2-1 to South Africa’s Supersport United in the return leg at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Pretoria on Wednesday. The 1-0 result from the first leg in Machakos 10 days ago saw the tie end 2-2.

Newcomers dominate group stage line-up

As many as eight teams are in the group stage of a major continental championship for the first time.

Rayon makes history with group stage berth

Rayon Sports has become the first Rwandan club to reach the mini-league stage of a major continental club championship.

Yanga seal spot despite Hawassa loss

Tanzanian giants Young Africans have qualified for the group stage despite suffering a 1- loss to Ethiopian side Wolaitta Dicha in the return leg on Wednesday in Hawassa. Young Africans won the two legged tie 2-1 on aggregate to secure a spot at the last 16.

Hilal survive Uyo scare to go through with Enyimba

Sudanese side, El Hilal progressed to the mini-league stage despite losing 3-1 to Akwa United in their 2nd 1/16th round second leg on Wednesday at the Uyo International Stadium.

Swazis bank on home advantage against Malawi

Swaziland coach Dumsane Du Makhanya is banking on home advantage when his ‘Sihlangwana’ side welcome their Malawian counterparts for the second leg of the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Niger 2019 qualifier on Sunday at the Somhlolo National Stadium in Lobamba.