Football shouldn't be a matter of life and death

2016-10-19 11:42

When legendary Liverpool manager Bill Shankly said football is more than a matter of life and death, he might have had the fanatical Egyptian fans on his mind, writes S’Busiso Mseleku.

CAF presidency to be limited to 12 years

2016-10-03 15:48

Confederation of African Football (CAF) presidents will be limited to three four-year terms with effect from the 2017 elections.

SAFA, CAF left with egg on their faces

2016-02-29 13:07

Friday's FIFA presidential elections proved once again that Africa still lags behind in many aspects, S'Busiso Mseleku observes.

Associations rebel against CAF

2016-02-09 07:23

The outspoken head of the LFA says at least 26 African countries will not vote for Sheikh Salman in the FIFA presidential election.

Egypt out of All-Africa Games

2015-08-27 14:32

Egypt have withdrawn from the 2015 All-Africa Games tournament in Congo Brazzaville during September.

Home-based African stars get chance to shine

2015-06-18 10:38

Qualifying begins this weekend for the fourth edition of the African Nations Championship.

Nigerian goalie banned for spitting at ref

2015-05-27 09:02

A Nigerian goalkeeper has been banned for a year for spitting at an assistant referee.

Gabon to host AFCON 2017

2015-04-08 15:05

CAF president Issa Hayatou has announced that Gabon will host the 2017 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations.

CAF confirm Morocco return

2015-04-05 16:13

Confederation of African Football executives have agreed to allow Morocco to compete in the 2017 AFCON qualifying competition.

Blatter says 'respect' Africa

2015-04-02 14:22

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says world football must "respect" Africa, a bastion of support for the veteran sports powerbroker.


Dolly, Khune lead SA in CAF awards

2016-10-18 10:30

The Confederation of African Football has announced their 30-man list for the 2016 African Player of the Year award.

FIFA Club Licensing Seminar kicks off in SA

2016-03-23 07:56

Delegates unanimously saying that the FIFA Club Licensing would change the face of the game globally.

CAF reiterates Salman support

2016-02-24 13:14

CAF has reiterated its support of Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa for the FIFA presidency.

Pirates nominated for prestigious CAF award

2015-12-14 20:19

Orlando Pirates have been nominated in the Club of the Year category at the upcoming CAF Awards.

All eyes on CAF Champions League

2015-07-06 12:16

The second round of group stage fixtures for the 2015 CAF Champions League will be played this coming weekend.

CAF 'takes note' of Blatter resignation

2015-06-04 07:42

CAF says it "has taken note" of FIFA president Sepp Blatter's decision to stand down once a successor is elected.

Figo disputes Blatter support

2015-04-08 16:05

FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo has disputed CAF's claim that all 54 of their votes will go to incumbent Sepp Blatter.

Blatter to get Africa's vote

2015-04-07 14:29

CAF president Issa Hayatou has affirmed Africa's support for FIFA president Sepp Blatter who is seeking a fifth term.

AFCON ban on Morocco lifted

2015-04-02 17:24

CAS have scrapped sanctions dished out by the CAF to Morocco, freeing them to play in the 2017 and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Tunisia allowed to enter 2017 AFCON

2015-04-01 11:08

CAF will allow Tunisia to enter the 2017 AFCON after its football association apologised for claiming CAF had shown bias.

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