Mweene: It's about pride and honour

Zambia goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene has rallied his teammates to play for pride and honour this weekend when they hosts the African champions, Cameron, in an ultimate Group B FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier.


Hosts and holders Zambia will have to contend with a tricky first round group at the 2017 COSAFA Under-20 Championships after the draw for the pool stage was conducted in Johannesburg on Thursday.

Rwanda eye Ethiopia double for Total CHAN 2018 ticket

Rwanda coach Antoine Hey is not taking any chances as he plots a double over Ethiopia as the two sides face-off in the second leg of the Total African Nations Championship Morocco 2018 Playoff on Sunday in Kigali.

Lesotho edge Zimbabwe in a friendly

Lesotho scored a late goal to beat Zimbabwe 1-0 in an international friendly match played on Wednesday (8 November 2017) at the Setsoto Stadium in Maseru.

Ghana up for positive closure

Ghana may already be out of the running for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, but the Black Stars are motivated to end the campaign positive as they host Egypt in the ultimate game at Cape Coast on Sunday.

Broadcasters list

Broadcasters list

09 November 2017

Broadcasters list

Who can qualify in Africa?

Who can qualify in Africa?

09 November 2017

The third and last round of African qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ draws to a close this weekend, with three of the five berths at next year’s tournament still to be determined. Egypt and Nigeria have already secured their spots, but there is all to play for in Groups A, C and D.

Tshabalala to be the ace up Baxter’s sleeve

Veteran midfielder, Siphiwe Tshabalala, could be the secret weapon for coach Stuart Baxter as South Africa prepare for their crunch FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier against Senegal on Friday, 10 November at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane.

Boutaib, the man of the moment

After four games in the African qualifying competition, Morocco’s chances of making it to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ looked quite remote. The North Africans were a point behind Group C leaders Côte d'Ivoire and just a point ahead of Gabon, whom they were to face in their fifth match. With their...

Msakni spearheading Tunisian quest for glory

The countdown is well and truly on ahead of the final round of African qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Egypt and Nigeria sealed their spots during the fifth round of games, and all eyes will now fall on Groups A, C and D, as the campaign reaches its climax, with Tunisia needing jus...