Yakubu: Nigeria have a bright future

The recent CAF Africa Cup of Nations saw Nigeria, under Stephen Keshi, began the year with a bang, going all the way through to claim their third continental title and thus seal a place at this June's FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013. The feat plunged the entire nation into raptures, a

CAF coaching education initiatives gather pace

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Swallows sink Pirates after dramatic comeback

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Media Accreditation for the CAF General Assembly, Marrakech 2013

CAF is pleased to announce that the media accreditation process for media representatives wishing to cover the CAF General Assembly, Marrakech 2013 is opened from February 26th to March 3rd 2013.The General assembly will take place on March 9th and 10th 2013 in Marrakech, Morocco.Media interested in

Yaya Toure leads African goal charge in England

 Reigning African Footballer of the Year Yaya Toure and fellow Ivorian Arouna Kone were among the English Premier League scorers at the weekend.Toure curled the ball majestically into the far corner to set Manchester City on the way to a 2-0 home win over Chelsea that left them 12 points behind

Wael Gomaa: This is up there with our most important wins

 Egyptian giants Al Ahly were crowned 2013 Orange CAF Super Cup champions at the weekend, and team captain Wael Gomaa sees this as one of the most important trophy in Ahly’s recent years. Gomaa participated in all Ahly major victories over the past decade, but he put this trophy in a spec

Ahly’s El Badry: Winning Super Cup is an amazing feat

 Egypt’s Al Ahly claimed their fifth Orange CAF Super Cup title this Saturday after beating Congo’s AC Leopards 2-1 in the coastal city of Alexandria. Ahly, the reigning champions of the Orange CAF Champions League scored twice in the second half through  Ramy Rabiaa and vetera

Post match reactions

Post match reactions

24 February 2013

Hossam El Badry (Ahly manager) This is a very important title for our team. Leopards is a good team and even better than some of the teams we faced in the champions league. Our supporters played a very big role in our victory today. I want to thank my players for their efforts. We have managed

Ahly: Orange CAF Super Cup 2013 Champions

Ahly club of Egypt:  The Orange CAF Super Cup 2013  champions following a 2-1 win over AC Leopards of Congo

Al Ahly claim 5th African Super Cup

Egyptian giants Al Ahly beat AC Leopards of Congo 2-1 to win their 5th African Super Cup at Bog El Arab stadium i the port city of Alexndria.Goals from Ramy Moustafa  and Mohamed Barakat. were enough to overcome a determined  Congolese side who put on a brave fight on the night. Ahly