CAF President Ahmad to receive Ghanaian university honour

The President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad will travel to Ghana this month to be awarded an honorary doctorate by one of the country’s leading universities. The leader of Africa’s football governing body will be presented with the award by the University of Professiona...

Maikaba relives Omdurman memories

Akwa United trainer Abdu Maikaba has admitted playing in front of a partisan crowd at the El Hilal Stadium of Sudanese giants El Hilal, requires Herculean effort and will therefore leave no stone unturned as he leads out his wards for the 2nd 1/16th round first leg on Sundy.

Aduana fired up for Fosa Juniors test

There is a strong sense of belief in the camp of Ghana champions, Aduana Stars, ahead of their 2nd 1/16th round first leg against Fosa Juniors of Madagascar on Sunday in Dormaa.

Minneart: Confidence key for Rayon against Costa do Sol

Rayon Sports coach Ivan Minneart has said confidence will be vital for his side in their 2nd 1/16th round first leg against Costa do Sol of Mozambique on Friday in Kigali.

Masry gives Mounana yet another Egyptian test

Egyptian side El Masry are targeting a mini league stage place, when they face Gabon's Mounana in the second 1/16th round first leg this weekend in Libreville.

Ojo favours Enyimba to crush Bidvest

It seems certain to be a battle of might and wits when Bidvest hosts Enyimba play-off first leg on Friday in Johannesburg.

Plateau United hoping to make amends against USMA

Smarting from their ouster from the Total CAF Champions League following a 4-3 aggregate loss to Etoile du Sahel, Plateau United are desirous of better outing in the Total CAF Confederation Cup.

Tanzania, Zambia in six-goal thriller

Zambia striker, Babra Banda, put a woman-of-the-match performance, scoring a brace and assisting one the visitors came from behind to hold Tanzania to a 3-3 draw on Wednesday in Dar es Salaam.

Kenya beat Uganda, Ethiopia run riot

Kenya’s journey to the final tournament got off to a positive start thanks to a 1-0 win over Uganda in Machakos on Wednesday.

Sudan's 'sister coach' takes love of football to field

In Sudan, where a women's national football team remains a distant dream, Salma al-Majidi knew the only way to take part in her beloved sport was to coach... and that the players had to be men.