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.

Botswana confident ahead of Namibia test

Botswana is upbeat about their chances as they face Namibia in the second leg of the First Round on Sunday away in Windhoek.

Algerian Darfalou leads CAF Cup rout of Plateau United

USM Alger of Algeria surged into the CAF Confederation Cup group phase for the first time by trouncing Plateau United of Nigeria 4-0 Tuesday in a play-off second leg.

CECAFA U-17: Kenya held by Ethiopia

Kenya was held to a barren draw by Ethiopia in their Group A Day Two match played on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 in Ngozi

CECAFA U-17: Kenya off to a flier

Kenya put up a good fight on Saturday April 14 to earn themselves a convincing 4-0 victory against hosts Burundi in the opening match of the 2018 CECAFA U-17 Challenge Cup played at the Umuco Stadium in Muyinga, about 200-Kilomtres of the capital, Bujumbura.

Shobowale: Hilal will survive in Uyo

El Hilal midfielder Azeez Shobowale is upbeat the Sudanese torchbearers can achieve qualification to the mini-league stage ahead of Akwa United of Nigeria, whom they face in the second leg on Wednesday away in Uyo.