Algeria name AFCON squad

2014-12-16 08:31

Africa's top ranked team have announced their squad for the Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Equatorial Guinea next month.

Great World Cup shocks

2014-07-09 10:21

Review the biggest World Cup shocks in history after Germany's 7-1 rout of hosts Brazil in Tuesday's semi-final.

Germany sink Algeria

2014-07-01 01:07

Germany booked their place in the SWC quarter-finals following a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Algeria in Porto Alegre.

Ramadan queries annoy coach

2014-06-30 13:09

Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic has voiced his displeasure at being asked which of his players are observing Ramadan.

Boateng fit for Germany

2014-06-30 08:10

Germany defender Jerome Boateng is fit to face Algeria in the knockout round of the World Cup following a knee injury.

As it happened: Algeria v Russia

2014-06-26 21:30

Recap the Soccer World Cup match between Algeria and Russia.

Fans of the Soccer World Cup

2014-06-23 14:12

Millions of fans have traveled to Brazil to cheer on their favourite teams as they compete for soccer's greatest prize.

Algeria outclass South Korea

2014-06-22 23:15

Algeria put themselves in pole position to reach the SWC knock-out stages for the first time with victory over South Korea.

Brave Belgium deny Algeria

2014-06-17 20:14

Dark horses Belgium have staged a late fightback to beat Algeria and deny the Africans a first World Cup win in 32 years,

Africa can win the SWC - Keshi

2014-06-16 11:42

African sides are as good as any at the SWC and one could end up winning it in Brazil, believes Nigerian coach Stephen Keshi.

Ivory Coast best Africa bet?

2014-06-09 12:26

The 'Elephants' of Cote d'Ivoire will be the best performing African side at this year's SWC - if bookmakers are to be believed...

Halilhodzic names Algeria SWC squad

2014-06-02 15:36

Algeria coach, Vahid Halilhodzic, has left forward Rafik Djebbour off Algeria's 23-man FIFA Soccer World Cup squad

Mali: French enter last Islamist stronghold

2013-01-31 10:35

France has called for peace talks between Mali's government and "legitimate representatives" from the north, after French troops took up positions at Kidal, the last city held by Islamic forces.


Four options for AFCON 2017

2014-11-18 09:58

Algeria, Egypt, Gabon and Ghana remain contenders to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations according to CAF.

Africa bows out early again

2014-07-01 14:27

The same string of problems occurs every SWC campaign that diverge an African teams or are African teams just not good enough.

As it happened: Germany v Algeria

2014-06-30 21:30

A recap of how the action unfolded in the SWC Last 16 match between Germany and Algeria.

Europe out to spoil Africa's day

2014-06-30 09:23

European powerhouses Germany and France block the way for Nigeria and Algeria to make some World Cup history on Monday.

Laser beam distracts Russia

2014-06-27 08:22

Fabio Capello said a laser beam that distracted goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev had been to blame as his side crashed out of the World Cup.

7 teams, 3 spots left

2014-06-26 10:39

On the last day of the group stages there are just three spots up for grab in the second round of the World Cup and seven teams pining for them.

Capello still believes in Russia

2014-06-23 08:13

Fabio Capello believes his Russian charges will put a last-gasp loss to Belgium behind them and reach the second round of the World Cup.

As it happened: Korea Republic v Algeria

2014-06-22 23:00

A recap of the scoring and commentary from the SWC match between Korea Republic v Algeria.

As it happened: Belgium v Algeria

2014-06-17 20:00

Recap of the scoring and commentary from the SWC match between Belgium and Algeria.

Ivory Coast hold Africa’s hopes

2014-06-13 11:13

Wits coach Gavin Hunt discuss their strengths, weaknesses and overall chances of the five African sides at the 2014 SWC.

SWC preview: Group H

2014-06-05 15:46

Sport24's Wade Pretorius previews Group H at the 2014 SWC and thinks a new footballing giant will emerge.

5 African stars at the SWC

2014-05-29 12:41

Sport24's Wade Pretorius, looks at the five African footballers who will be looking to make a big impression at the SWC.

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