Latest results: Orange CAF Champions League

   JSM Bejaia (ALG) 3  Olympic Niamey (NIG) 0   CA Bizerte (TUN) 1  Al Ittihad (LBA) 1   FUS Rabat (MAR) 1  Real Banjul (GAM) 0   Orlando Pirates (RSA) 5  Djabal (COM) 0   Zanaco (ZAM) 3 Mbabane Swallows (SWZ) 2   S

Latest results: Orange Confederation Cup

   Azam (TAN) 3 Al Nasir (SSD) 1   Stella (CIV) 1 Onze Createurs (MLI) 1   Panthere Nde (CMR) 2 Elect Sport (CHA) 0   Gaborone Utd (BOT) 2 Liga Muculmana (MOZ) 2   Gor Mahia (KEN) 0 ANSE Reunion (SEY) 0

FUS Rabat snatch late victory

  Moroccan club FUS Rabat left it late to secure a 1-0 home victory over Real Banjul of Gambia this weekend as the 2013 Orange CAF Champions League kicked off.   Mourad Batna converted a penalty four minutes into stoppage time to give the 2010 Orange CAF Confederation Cup winners

Maaloul succeeds Trabelsi as Tunisia coach

 Nabil Maaloul will succeed Sami Trabelsi as coach of Tunisia, the national football federation announced this weekend.    Trabelsi quit after the Carthage Eagles failed to reach his mimimum target of a quarter-finals place at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. 

CAF hails South Africa for Africa Cup of Nations hosting

 The Confederation of African Football has congratulated South Africa for hosting a "largely successful" Africa Cup of Nations with record ticket sales organised in just a few months."We are tremendously happy with the outcome. We had certain expectations and the LOC (Local Organ

2013    Orange CAF Champions League campaign gets underway

 This weekend sees the start of the 3013 Orange CAF Champions League competition with holders  Al Ahly of Egypt on a bye and waiting to  start the defence of their title away to the winners of a preliminary tie between Saint Michel United of Seychelles or Tusker of Kenya. It all start

AFCON finalists leave their mark

 The February edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking is dominated by the CAF Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. By claiming their third title, Nigeria (30th, up 22) have not only ended a 19-year drought since they last won the tournament, but have also climbed 22 places to 30th –

DR Congo bids to host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

The Democratic Republic of Congo has put forward its candidacy to stage the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the country's sports minister Baudouin Banza Mukalay Nsungu revealed recently.  "The DR Congo is an applicant for the candidates (to host) the 2019 AFCON tournament," Banza Mukalay

Libyan delegation sings praises for SA hosted AFCON!

A four-man Libyan delegation that came to see and learn about hosting of major soccer events, says it is highly impressed at the way COSAFA country South Africa has become a model of hosting major sporting tournaments.The delegation, led by Dr Makhlouf Mabruk and comprising former players and Minist

Sunday inspires Nigeria to AFCON glory

The 19-year wait is over. On Sunday night, the Super Eagles of Nigeria were crowned as the champions of Africa in front of a capacity crowd at the National Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. Nigeria beat Burkina Faso 1-0. This moment has taken a while to arrive for Nigeria. On Sunday night,