Zambia see-off Uganda for Niger spot

Zambia beat Uganda 2-1 on Saturday at the Nakivubo Stadium in Kampala to qualify for the African U-17 Championship Niger 2015.

AS Vita edge Sfaxien for final place

AS Vita stunned favourites CS Sfaxien with a 2-1 win on Saturday in Sfax to book their place in the final of the 2014 Orange CAF Champions League.

Sewe Sport hold AC Leopards to reach final

Ivorian side, Sewe became the first side to reach the final of the 2014 Orange CAF Confederation Cup after holding AC Leopards of Congo to a barren draw on Saturday in Dolisie.

Essien: I haven't decided what to do next

Essien: I haven't decided what to do next

27 September 2014
FIFA,COM

Michael Essien seems to have been in the footballing consciousness for an eternity. The Ghana legend will, however, only turn 32 later this year. The concluding chapter of his glittering career will seemingly come in Italy, with Essien swapping Chelsea for AC Milan in January

Final spots too close to call

Final spots too close to call

26 September 2014

Ahead of the second leg matches of the semi-finals, the race for the final spots for the 2014 Orange CAF Champions League remains a contest too close to call. All four semi-finalists have an equal chance of reaching the ultimate round making this weekend’s second leg matches all to play for.

Young Pharaohs seek to revive Egyptian fortunes

The Egyptian U-17 team will seek to revive the dwindling fortunes of their national teams when they face South Africa on Saturday in the second leg of the final round of the African U-17 Championship Niger 2015.

Four coaches make Mauritania shortlist

Four coaches have been shortlisted by the Mauritania Football Federation (FFRIM) for the position of national team coach.

Guinea to play in Casablanca, Sierra Leone in Yaounde

Guinea and Sierra Leone will host their Day Three matches of the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Morocco 2015 qualifiers in Casablanca (Morocco) and Yaounde (Cameroon).

FIFA Grassroots project launched in Uganda

The launch of Grassroots football has been a priority of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA), and the dream became a reality last week when FUFA, the Ministry of Local Government and the Ministry of Education and Sports signed an agreement for the next five years to sustain and dev...

African players in Europe: Fairy-tale comeback for two-goal Cisse

Senegalese Papiss Cisse made a fairy-tale return to the English Premier League at the weekend by bagging the brace that salvaged a 2-2 draw for Newcastle against Hull.