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

Del Bosque and Renard give a press conference as the symposium concludes

 FIFA coach of the year 2012 Vicente Del Bosque, coach of Spain winners of EURO 2012 and FIFA World Cup 2010 held a press conference at the conclusion of the CAF Symposium for the analysis of 2012 and 2013 Orange CAF Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo. The conference was also attended by Herve Rena

FIFA coach of the year 2012 Vicente Del Bosque addresses CAF Symposium

 FIFA coach of the year 2012 Vicente Del Bosque gave a speech at the CAF symposium for the analysis of the 2012 and 2013 Orange CAF Africa Cup of Nations final day in Cairo. Del Bosque started the speech with an introduction about his career as a player and coach with Real Madrid, having spent

The third and final day of the CAF symposium

The third and final day of the CAF symposium for the Analysis of Orange CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2012 and 2013 started with a session with Burkina Faso coach Paul Put and Cote d’Ivoire coach Sabri Lamouchi. CAF director of football development Abdul Meneam Hussein and football committee membe