Stephen Keshi -  Maximum points is our target

 Nigeria coach  Stephen Keshi is confident that the Super Eagles will carry the day when they take on Kenya’s Harambee Stars in a 2014 World Cup qualifier at Kasarani on Wednesday. Keshi, who cut a relaxed figure when Nigeria trained at the venue for the match on Tuesday, told Cafonl

CAF’s Young Talent Referees’ Course underway

The Confederation of African Football is continuing with its efforts to nurture and develop the continent’s young talented referees and assistant referees by running a course in Cairo from 2nd to 9th June. CAF has invited sixteen (16) referees and seventeen (17) assistant referees under t

Enugu defy Orange Confederation CUP odds in Tunisia

 Nigerian club Enugu Rangers defied the odds to reach the Orange CAF Confederation Cup group stage at the weekend. A depleted team survived constant pressure to force a 0-0 play-off draw with CS Sfaxien in Tunisia and advance 1-0 on aggregate. National team call-ups robbed Enugu of goalkeeper C

Kenya captain Victor Wanyama - Harambe Stars will gun down Super Eagles

 Kenya captain Victor Wanyama is confident that Harambee Stars will floor Nigeria’s Super Eagles in the 2014 World Cup qualifier at Moi Kasarani on Wednesday.The Celtic midfielder says the outcome of the first leg fixture in Calabar, where Nigeria needed a late goal to deny Kenya, will be

Kenya coach Adel Amrouche -  We will try not to disappoint against Nigeria

 Kenya coach Adel Amrouche is confident that his charges will end their losing streak when they face Nigeria in a 2014 World Cup qualifier at Moi Kasarani on Wednesday.The Super Eagles have won the last nine out of 11 fixtures between the two teams. In all those matches, Kenya is yet to win eve

Eagles flying marathon a worry ahead of Kenya

Travel-weary African champions Nigeria are away to Kenya Wednesday in a 2014 World Cup qualifier they dare not lose, with only the group winners progressing to the final round. The "Super Eagles" go into the matchday-four fixture level on five points and goal difference in Group F with Mal

Key duo out of Kenya squad against Nigeria

    Skipper Dennis Oliech and goalkeeper Arnold Origi will be missing as Kenya face a must-win World Cup qualifier against Nigeria in Nairobi on Wednesday.    Kenya currently sit at the bottom of Group F, four points behind the African champions, and although head coach

Latest results: Orange CAF Confederation Cup

Lydia LB Académic (Bdi)  0-1 (0-5) Stade Malien (Mli) *CS Sfaxien (Tun) 0-0 (0-1) Enugu Rangers (Nga)* FAR Rabat (Mar) 3-3 (0-1) FUS Rabat (Mar)*Ismaïly (Egy) 1-0 (0-3)CA Bizerte (Tun)* Us Bitam (Gab) 2-0 (3-5p) (0-2) Entente Sétif (Alg) **Etoile du Sahel (Tun) 2-1

FIFA announce tougher sanctions for racism

 FIFA's Congress in Mauritius on Friday adopted a resolution that will lead to tougher sanctions in cases of racism, including points deductions and even relegation for repeat offenders.The Congress voted overwhelmingly in favour of the resolution, with 204 votes for and just one against."

First woman elected to FIFA ExCo

Burundi's Lydia Nsekera made history on Friday when she became the first woman to be elected to the Executive Committee of football's world governing body FIFA for a full term.Nsekera was voted on for a full four-year term at the FIFA Congress in Mauritius, while two other women, Moya Dodd of Austra