Press Release following CAF EXCO May 2013 meetings

The Confederation of African Football’s Executive Committee, in its meeting in Cairo on May 15th and 16th 2013, has approved the appointments of the new members for CAF Standing Committees for 2013-2015, following a new system of selection. The full lists will be published soon.The CAF Executi

N’Koulou: I can't imagine Brazil without Cameroon

Since making his top-flight debut in 2008 and turning heads with his assured performances for Monaco, Nicolas N'Koulou has grown to become one of the most coveted young players in French football. The Cameroonian defender is in the final stretch of a successful second season with Marseille, and

Kaizer Chiefs clinch title after eight-year wait

Kaizer Chiefs won the South African Premiership for the first time in eight seasons Wednesday despite being held 1-1 at home by SuperSport United.    Lehlohonolo Majoro put Chiefs ahead four minutes into the second half in northern city Polokwane and Sibusiso Zuma equalised two minute

Velud: Algerian players are gifted

A long-time professional player and now coach, Frenchman Hubert Velud has just this week clinched the Algerian championship with ES Setif. However, the 53-year-old reveals to FIFA.com that the memory of the January 2010 attack on the Togolese national team, which he led at the time, never stray

Cairo rivals to clash again in 2013 Orange CAF Champions League group stage

 For the second year running Zamalek and defending Champions Al Ahly have been drawn in the same group for the mini-league stage of the Orange CAF Champions League after a draw conducted at the CAF HQ in Cairo. The two Egyptians giants are in Group A and will meet in the opening group fixture d

Orange CAF Confederation draw result

 Group ASt George (ETH) vs Enppi (EGY)St Malien (MLI) vs Lydia (BUR)C.S.S. (TUN)/ Rangers (NGA)JSM Bejaia (ALG) vs ESS (TUN) Group BTP Mazembe (RDC)/ Liga M. (MOZ)CAB (TUN) vs Ismaily (EGY)ES Sétif (ALG) vs US Bitam (GAB)FUS (MOR) vs ASFAR (MOR)Click here for the complete draw

2013 Orange CAF Champions League draw conducted in Cairo

The draw for the group phase of this year’s 2013 Orange CAF Champions League has been conducted in Cairo and  Egyptian club side Al Ahly will start the defence of their Orange CAF Champions League title in the group phase with an away match against fellow countrymen and arch  rivals

CAF Interclubs draw procedure

Click here for: Procedures of the draw of the group matches, semi-finals and finals of the 17th Edition of Orange CAF Champions League, "CL 2013" Draw of the group matches of the Orange CC 2013

All set for the Orange CAF Champions League draw.

 The 2013 Orange CAF Champions League draw to place the eight remaining sides into two groups of four will take place at CAF HQ on Tuesday 14th May. Last season’s winners, Al Ahly of Egypt and the side they beat in the final, Esperance of Tunisia will be in the draw. 1995 winners , Orland

Kone stars as Wigan stun City to lift Cup

 Ivory Coast striker Arouna Kone was among the stars as Wigan stunned Manchester City 1-0 at the weekend to lift the FA Cup for the first time.The African star with the blond dyed hair troubled City throughout with his running and now turns his attention to keeping the cup winners in the Premie