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Morocco has denied reports it has withdrawn as host of the 2015 AFCON, although it wants the competition postponed.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

Zuma to attend AFCON draw

2012-10-18 13:02

President Jacob Zuma will attend the AFCON final draw in Durban next week, LOC chairperson Chief Mwelo Nonkonyane has said.

CAF confirm AFCON seeds

2012-07-03 11:02

CAF have revealed the seeded and unseeded countries ahead of final qualifying round draw for 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.

LOC, CAF to discuss sponsors

2012-06-22 18:06

The 2013 AFCON local organising committee is set to meet with the Confederation of African Football to discuss sponsorship.

AFCON mourns Egypt dead

2012-02-02 10:08

A minute of silence will be observed at the AFCON this weekend in memory of the scores killed and hundreds injured n Egypt.

SAFA plan to lobby CAF

2011-12-07 11:30

SAFA president Kirsten Nematandani hopes CAF will agree to align Africa's footballing calendar with Europe's.

Bafana star hurting over fiasco

2011-10-10 14:21

Stand-in captain Siphiwe Tshabalala is downbeat following South Africa's AFCON 2012 qualifying failure at the weekend.

CAF punishes cheats

2011-05-16 13:31

TP Mazembe of Congo was thrown out of the African Champions League at the weekend for fielding an ineligible player.

Age cheating a worry

2011-04-18 07:23

The size and facial maturity of the supposed African under-20s makes a mockery of a supposed age group event, writes Mark Gleeson.


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.

CAF applauds Afcon progress

2012-09-01 13:05

SA's preparations for next year's Africa Cup of Nations have been approved by the Confederation of African Football.

Terrorists affect CAF clash

2012-06-28 10:03

Joshua Obaje is set to miss Black Leopards' CAF Confederation Cup clash against Al Merreikh as the striker is stranded in Nigeria.

AFCON venue naming delayed

2012-04-04 11:47

The host cities for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations will be named later this month, according to LOC chief executive Mvuzo Mbebe.

Egypt soccer riots 'like a war'

2012-02-02 07:03

Egypt has declared three days of mourning after at least 74 people died and hundreds were injured when a soccer riot spread, as concerns mount that riot police largely failed to intervene.

CAF mulls over SAFA protest

2011-10-12 08:30

CAF is dealing with the protest lodged by SAFA after Bafana Bafana failed to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations finals.

SAFA lodge appeal with CAF

2011-10-09 19:41

SAFA have lodged an appeal with the CAF regarding the outcome of the 2012 AFCON qualifying campaign.

Hayatou denies bribery claims

2011-05-12 09:58

CAF president Issa Hayatou has denied allegations he was paid to vote for Qatar's successful 2022 Soccer World Cup bid.

CAF dumps Libya for SA

2011-03-17 21:08

The South African Football Association has confirmed that it will host the African Youth Championship instead of Libya.

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