AFCON 2019: Dominant Algeria downs Kenya in one-sided affair

Algeria dominated and defeated Kenya 2-0 to pick maximum points at the 30 June Stadium in Cairo.

Benin ready for AFCON number four
  • Jun 23, 2019

Benin will be taking part in the flagship continental championship for the fourth time in their history, having been part of the 2004, 2008 and 2010 editions. Les Ecureuils qualified to the biennial championship for the first time

AFCON 2019: Senegal edge Tanzania in Group C
  • Jun 23, 2019

Senegal dominated and defeated Tanzania 2-0 to go top of Group C after Keita Balde and Krépin Diatta scored in both halves. M'Baye Niang could have shot Senegal into the lead early in the game when he squandered two

AFCON 2019: Late own goal salvages full points for Morocco in win against Namibia
  • Jun 23, 2019

Morocco had to live it late to beat Namibia 1-0 in the Group C opener. The Atlas Lions salvaged full points after Itamunua Keimuine connected a ball into his own net. Morocco made things uneasy for Namibia in the

AFCON 2019: Guinea survive scare from debutants Madagascar
  • Jun 22, 2019

Guinea were held to a 2-2 draw by debutants Madagascar in the second Group B match in Alexandria. The Syli National survived a scare from the first timers who put up a spirited performance to pick an important point

AFCON 2019: Nigeria sweat to nick narrow victory over debutantes Burundi
  • Jun 22, 2019

Nigeria had a cheeky start as they worked hard to beat debutants Burundi in the opening match of Group B, thanks to a second half goal by substitute Odion Ighalo. The first goal attempt of any kind came in

AFCON 2019: Uganda stun DR Congo to go top of Group A
  • Jun 22, 2019

Uganda showed great determination and picked maximum points in their opening game of the tournament by beating favorites DR Congo 2-0 at the Cairo International Stadium. The Cranes go top of the Group with a deserved victory over the

AFCON 2019: Nigeria captain Mikel Obi hints at National team retirement
  • Jun 22, 2019

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel has hinted that his sojourn with the Super Eagles might be coming to an end, saying the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019 may be the last time he is seen at

AFCON 2019: Trézéguet’s solitary strike for host Egypt sees off Zimbabwe in tournament opener
  • Jun 21, 2019

Host Egypt got off to a winning start in the opening game of the Africa Cup of Nations after beating a brave Zimbabwe side 1-0 at the Cairo International Stadium. Marwan Mohsen was first denied by Zimbabwe goalkeeper Edmore

AFCON 2019: AshGold CEO Fredrick Acheampong to serve as Match Coordinator
  • Jun 21, 2019

Ashanti Gold CEO Fredrick Acheampong is among selected match coordinators for the Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt. Acheampong will be one of the busy men back in Egypt with his services needed during games. The young football administrator will