Kone goal helps Wigan to vital win

 Ivory Coast striker Arouna Kone scored as FA Cup finalists Wigan edged West Bromwich Albion 3-2 at the weekend to boost hopes of dodging relegation from the English Premier League.Kone, who stands out with his dyed blond hair, was in the Ivorian squad that flopped at the 2013 Cup of Nations, l

Post Match Reaction – Al Ahly v CA Bizertin

Hossam El Badry (Ahly manager)“We played a tough opponent and we had some difficulties, yet we won and qualified to the group stage. We were unlucky to have numerous players injured before the game, and we had to alter our regular tactic because of that. Our players looked nervously for victor

Al Ahly’s title defence campaign continues after win over Bizertin

Orange CAF Champions League defending champions Al Ahly of Egypt continued their title defending campaign by beating visitors CA Bizertin of Tunisia 2-1 on Sunday at the Cairo Air Defense Stadium. Al Ahly advanced to this year’s group stage with an aggregate 2-1 win after the first leg ended i

Goalkeeper Meyiwa stars for Orlando Pirates

Goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa saved two penalties Sunday as 10-man Orlando Pirates held on to qualify for the Orange CAF Champions League group phase.   The South African club lost 1-0 away to TP Mazembe of the Democratic Republic of Congo in a clash of former title-holders, but squeezed into th

Orlando Pirates progress at Mazembe’s expense

South African champions Orlando Pirates have advanced to the group stage of the Orange CAF Champions League for the first time since 2006. The Buccaneers, winners of the premier continental club championship in 1995 achieved the feat at the expense of TP Mazembe of DR Congo, after losing by a l

Zamalek through after 2-2 draw with St. George

The five time champions Zamalek of Egypt reached the group phase of 2013 Orange CAF Champions League after finishing level at 2-2 with host Ethiopian side St. George in the second round return match played at the Addis Ababa stadium on Sunday.Though the aggregate result is 3-3, Zamalek progressed to

Latest results: Orange CAF Champions League

St George – Zamalek 2 – 2  (1-1)