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Morocco has denied reports it has withdrawn as host of the 2015 AFCON, although it wants the competition postponed.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

CAF fines Zambia coach $10k

2013-02-08 10:37

CAF have handed Zambia coach Herve Renard a suspended $10 000 fine after he claimed the body was happy his team was eliminated.

CAF suspend AFCON semi ref

2013-02-07 16:45

CAF have suspended Tunisian referee Slim Jdidi for his below-par performance in the Burkina Faso-Ghana semi-final of the AFCON.


Burkina Faso v Ghana

2013-02-07 10:55

Check out pics from the AFCON semi between Burkina Faso and Ghana.

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AFCON sales pass 550 000

2013-01-18 18:51

Ticket sales for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations has reached 563 000 after a slow start, a CAF official has said.

Modise vies for CAF award

2012-11-28 13:12

Banyana Banyana's Portia Modise has been nominated for the African Women's Footballer of the Year award.


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.

Jordaan vies for CAF post

2013-03-08 17:36

Danny Jordaan has said he is making a bid for a place on the Confederation of African Football's executive committee.

Keita: We were disjointed

2013-02-07 18:50

Mali's soccer captain Seydou Keita has lamented his team’s disjointed Africa Cup of Nations performance against Nigeria.


Mali v Nigeria

2013-02-07 11:38

Check out pictures from the AFCON semi between Mali and Nigeria.

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Mbombela 'not good enough'

2013-02-01 16:00

Organisers won't move the AFCON semi-final away from Mbombela Stadium, despite the pitch criticised by CAF.

Yaya Toure voted Africa's best

2012-12-21 08:21

Ivorian Yaya Toure has beaten countryman Didier Drogba and Alexandre Song of Cameroon for the CAF player of the year award.

No approval yet for RHCP Jhb gig - reports

2012-11-23 14:39

The Red Hot Chili Peppers performance in Jhb next year is reportedly "hanging in the balance" as the Confederation of African Football has not yet provided approval for the show at the FNB Stadium.

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