Shaban brace sees Uganda stun Zambia on opening day

Striker Muhammad Shaban scored a brace of goals as East African guest nation Uganda stunned holders and hosts Zambia with a 2-0 victory in their Group A opener at the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships in Kitwe on Wednesday.

Zanzibar shocks Rwanda as Libya hold Kenya

Islanders Zanzibar produced the first shock of this year’s CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, beating Rwanda 3-1 at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos on Tuesday.

David Dein laud CAF’s positive stand on technology

Former Vice Chairman of English side, Arsenal and The Football Association, David Dein, has applauded CAF’s faith and dependence on technology towards the development of the game.

Senegalese trio handed FIFA Club World Cup 2017 opener

The spotlight will be on African referees at the impending FIFA Club World Cup 2017 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following the appointment of Senegalese trio, Malang Diedhiou, Djibril Camara and Malick Samba for the opening match, between Al Jazira (UAE) and Auckland City of New Zealand.

Uganda, Burundi share spoils in Group B opener

Holders Uganda Cranes kicked off their title defense campaign slow after picking up a barren draw against Burundi at the Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega, Western Kenya on Monday afternoon.

David Dein interacts with CAF staff on 5 December

Former Vice Chairman of English giants, Arsenal, and The Football Association, David Dein, will visit the CAF headquarters in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday, 5 December 2017, to interact with staff and exchange ideas towards developing the game on the continent.

Ethiopia hold Nigeria in Addis Ababa

Host Ethiopia shocked visiting Nigeria to a 1-1 draw in their first leg clash of the First Round of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 qualifier on Sunday in Addis Ababa.

Kenya beats Rwanda to go top of Group A

Hosts Kenya began their 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup campaign positively beating Rwanda 2-0 in Kakamega, western part of the country, to go top of Group A, with Libya and Tanzania playing to a barren in the other group tie played in Machakos, 45km away from the capital city, Nairobi.

Referees declare readiness for Morocco 2018

Referees and Assistant Referees penciled for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Morocco 2018 have declared their readiness to meet expectations during next year’s edition of the tournament exclusively for footballers playing in their domestic leagues.

Cameroon, Ghana and South Africa take giant steps towards Uruguay

Favourites Camerooon, Ghana and South Africa made giants leaps for a place at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018, after huge wins away from home in the first leg matches of the penultimate round of the qualifiers at the weekend.