Draw glut no surprise - Bwalya

2015-01-26 08:28

The glut of first-round draws at the 2015 AFCON in Equatorial Guinea does not surprise former African superstar Kalusha Bwalya.

Becker out to impress

2015-01-20 13:45

Equatorial Guinea will look to rub further salt into the wounds of Burkina Faso when the teams meet for their second AFCON tie.

AFCON looks to entice fans

2015-01-16 07:39

AFCON organisers will charge less than R12 for some tickets while the president of Equatorial Guinea plans to give away 40 000 seats.

Unpredictable AFCON on the cards

2015-01-15 09:48

Moved to exotic Equatorial Guinea, soccer's African Cup even more unpredictable than usual

Toure named Africa's best

2015-01-09 07:12

Yaya Toure has been named African Footballer of the Year for a record fourth straight time at the annual CAF awards.

SA back among CAF club elite

2014-12-22 06:53

SA clubs are back among the elite for the 2015 CAF competitions - the Champions League and the Confederation Cup.

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.

Four year ban for Morocco?

2014-11-15 00:01

CAF president Issa Hayatou wants Morocco to suffer a four-year suspension after they were stripped of the 2015 AFCON.

Qatar dismiss AFCON host talks

2014-11-13 11:13

Qatar has refuted reports that it offered to host AFCON 2015 after Morocco was stripped of the right to host the tournament.

New AFCON hosts named this week

2014-11-12 14:39

The new hosts for the 2015 African Nations Cup will be named within the next three days after Morocco was ruled out.

AFCON nightmare looms large

2014-11-11 05:05

The African Cup of Nations tournament is scheduled to start in two months, but it seems as if nobody wants to host it.

CAF hold Ebola meeting

2014-11-03 14:44

CAF president Issa Hayatou held talks with Moroccan officials over whether the African Cup of Nations should be postponed.

CAF deny delaying AFCON

2014-10-31 13:43

CAF has dismissed reports of a deal with Morocco to postpone the 2015 African Cup of Nations due to the Ebola epidemic.

CAF mourns Meyiwa death

2014-10-27 13:24

CAF president Issa Hayatou has expressed his shock and dismay at the shooting of Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa.

FIFA release CAF standings

2014-10-24 08:16

Bafana Bafana find themselves climbing the CAF standings while African giants Ghana and Nigeria have both dropped.

Ebola won't delay AFCON

2014-10-11 14:17

CAF has no intention of postponing January's AFCON finals despite the hosts concerns regarding the Ebola virus.

AFCON hosts to be named

2014-09-19 14:12

Algeria, Cameroon, Guinea, Ivory Coast and Zambia will know their fate as the hosts of the 2019 and 2021 AFCON will be revealed.

AFCON ties under Ebola cloud

2014-08-12 22:28

Guinea and Sierra Leone have been ordered to move their AFCON qualifiers to neutral territory following the outbreak of Ebola.

Burundi, Gabon share spoils

2014-01-14 22:28

Gabon were left frustrated after being unable to break down a stubborn Burundi defence, in their CHAN clash in Polokwane.

Nigeria slam Toure's win

2014-01-10 16:12

Nigerian officials criticised the procedure used to determine the CAF African Player of the Year after Ivorian star Yaya Toure's win.

Big discounts for Chan tickets

2013-11-22 15:00

Fans will be offered sizeable discounts for the Chan tournament if they buy their tickets early, LOC boss Mvuzo Mbebe has said.

Jordaan keen on new job

2013-07-25 11:59

Former 2010 FIFA SWC LOC CEO Danny Jordaan has welcomed his new role in the Confederation of African Football.

Mazembe fined over ref attack

2013-06-26 09:16

CAF's disciplinary committee has fined TP Mazembe R50 000 after one of their supporters assaulted a referee at a game in Soweto.

DRC match terrifying: Shishana

2013-05-07 10:51

SAFA has lashed out at Caf about the treatment of Orlando Pirates in their African Champions League return-leg clash.

SABC staff released in DRC

2013-05-06 07:56

Two SABC crew members who were arrested while trying to broadcast a soccer match in the DRC have been released.


Gunning on home support

2015-01-21 10:02

Equatorial Guinea return to AFCON action hoping passionate home support can propel them towards the knockout phase.

Group of death comes to life

2015-01-19 08:46

The AFCON group of death springs to life with title favourites Algeria, Ghana, South Africa, and Senegal seeking winning starts.

AFCON a stepping stone for Tower

2015-01-15 10:59

Matthew Booth has predicted that defender Eric Mathoho will use the upcoming AFCON as a stepping stone for a move to Europe.

Ebola tests for all at AFCON

2015-01-14 13:41

CAF has announced that all teams arriving in Equatorial Guinea for AFCON 2015 must have tests for the Ebola virus.

Toure favourite for African honour

2014-12-26 17:58

Manchester City's Yaya Toure will be favourite to collect a record fourth successive African Footballer of the Year crown.

CAF announces final five

2014-12-01 11:39

CAF has revealed the final five names of the nominees for the 2014 African Football Player of the Year Award.

CAF lay down Morocco ban

2014-11-15 17:00

Morocco will be barred from the next two Africa Cup of Nations as punishment for refusing to host the 2015 edition.

Ebola worry for Enyeama

2014-11-14 11:40

Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has urged the Confederation of African Football to postpone AFCON 2015.

Angola says no to AFCON 2015

2014-11-13 07:41

Angola have pulled out of the running to replace Morocco as hosts of the troubled 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

CAF weighs up Morocco demand

2014-11-11 13:48

CAF has met in Cairo to decide on host Morocco's request to postpone the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

AFCON will not be postponed

2014-11-03 17:30

The Africa Cup of Nations, due to be held from January 17 to February 8, will not be postponed because of the Ebola epidemic.

CAF meet over Ebola-clouded AFCON

2014-11-01 21:16

When and where the 2015 AFCON will be staged should be resolved within days amid pleas from hosts Morocco to postpone the event.

CAF's Ebola measures backed

2014-10-28 15:32

FIFA issued have issued a statement backing African counterparts CAF over their measures to control the spread of Ebola.

Nigeria risks new FIFA ban

2014-10-24 08:33

Nigeria is at risk of another FIFA ban after a court declared the recent Nigeria Football Federation elections illegal.

Morocco denies withdrawal

2014-10-16 21:00

Morocco has denied reports it has withdrawn as host of the 2015 AFCON, although it wants the competition postponed.

Future AFCON hosts confirmed

2014-09-20 17:28

Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Guinea were named future hosts of the African Nations Cup by the Confederation of African Football.

Jordaan to serve on CAF group

2014-08-30 09:00

SAFA president Dr Danny Jordaan will serve on a working group that will re-negotiate the current contract between CAF and Sport 5.

Hayatou denies allegations

2014-06-02 14:14

FIFA vice president Issa Hayatou is denying allegations that he received favours for voting for Qatar to host the 2022 SWC.

Hayatou awaiting FIFA report

2014-01-11 12:39

Caf boss Issa Hayatou is yet to see the official report, but is confident FIFA have classified the Chan as an A-level tournament.

Top CAF coach warns SAFA

2013-11-22 22:30

Top CAF coach Ben Koufie has warned the SAFA about the danger of trying to "fit square pegs into round holes".

CAF names player of year list

2013-11-15 20:37

Didier Drogba and Yaya Toure have been named in a 25-man shortlist for the African Footballer of the Year for 2013.

Top CAF role for Jordaan

2013-07-24 13:32

Former 2010 SWC LOC chief executive Dr Danny Jordaan has been appointed special advisor to CAF president Issa Hayatou.

SAFA to complain to CAF

2013-05-07 12:00

SA will complain to the Confederation of African Football over the treatment of Orlando Pirates club on a "terrifying" trip to Congo.

SAFA congratulate Pirates

2013-05-06 09:13

Kirsten Nematandani has congratulated Pirates on their triumph in the CAF Champions League, after Bucs eliminated TP Mazembe.

Hayatou gets seventh term

2013-03-11 12:33

Issa Hayatou has been re-elected unopposed as CAF president to lead African football on a new 4-year term.

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