ARTICLES RELATING TO AFCON

Keshi: We took it for granted

2014-11-20 11:47

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi believes his players only have themselves to blame after failing to qualify for AFCON 2015.

Keshi searching for three points

2014-11-19 12:30

Stephen Keshi believes Nigeria has the capacity to build on the momentum gathered from the victory in the Congo last weekend.

Egypt possible 2017 AFCON hosts

2014-11-17 14:54

Egypt has been named as a candidate to host the 2017 African Cup of Nations together with Algeria, Gabon and Ghana.

Echiejile hopeful of AFCON spot

2014-11-17 13:21

Nigeria defender Elderson Echiejile has vowed to help his side defeat South Africa on Wednesday to secure an 2015 AFCON spot.

AFCON cheats named as hosts

2014-11-14 15:13

Despite being disqualified from the qualifying stage for cheating, Equatorial Guinea has been named as AFCON 2015 host.

Teko wishes Bafana good luck

2014-11-14 13:59

Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Teko Modise has offered words of support to Bafana Bafana ahead of their clash against Sudan.

Ebola worry for Enyeama

2014-11-14 11:40

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

SA fate lies in their own hands

2014-11-14 08:45

Bafana, on the verge of qualifying for AFCON 2015, go into Saturday's game knowing their fate lies firmly in their own hands.

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.

Officials meet over AFCON

2014-11-11 13:45

African football officials are meeting in Egypt to decide the fate of the troubled African Cup of Nations tournament.

Ivory Coast turn to veterans

2014-11-07 11:51

Beleaguered Ivory Coast have turned to their veterans to help them secure AFCON qualification later this month.

Shabba confident of qualification

2014-10-16 14:58

Bafana midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala is backing his countrymen to top their group and qualify for the 2015 AFCON.

Morocco pull out as 2015 hosts

2014-10-16 13:48

Morocco have withdrawn their rights as hosts of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations due to fears over the spread of Ebola.

Pinnick refuses to panic

2014-10-15 14:05

Amaju Pinnick is confident about Nigeria's prospects of qualifying for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

Le Roy hits back at Mashaba

2014-10-15 13:09

Claude le Roy has responded with disappointment at comments made by his counterpart Shakes Mashaba.

Babatunde available for Eagles

2014-10-06 12:57

Nigeria will have Michael Babatunde available for selection for this coming weekend's AFCON qualifier says his agent.

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.

CAF reveals AFCON seedings

2013-02-20 22:33

The Confederation of African Football has revealed the seedings for the draw for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be held in Morocco.

Future 'bright' for Bafana

2013-02-12 11:51

Former Bafana coach Stuart Baxter believes the national team are in a stronger position than was indicated by their exit at the AFCON.

Keshi rescinds resignation

2013-02-12 10:22

The Nigeria Football Federation says national coach Stephen Keshi has rescinded his resignation and negotiations continue.

AFCON a 'resounding success'

2013-02-11 15:17

SA Football Association president Kirsten Nematandani has hailed the Africa Cup of Nations as a "resounding" success.

Nigerian kings bask in glory

2013-02-11 13:08

Nigeria ended a 19-year wait to be crowned kings of Africa after victory against Burkina Faso in the continent's AFCON tournament.

Nigeria are 'worthy' champs

2013-02-11 10:26

Burkina Faso coach Paul Put believes the best team won on the night, after Nigeria claimed their third AFCON title.

Blatter: Extend president's term

2013-02-10 23:04

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says the term of office for the head of world football should be extended from four to eight years.

AFCON: Moses in, Emenike out

2013-02-10 20:03

Nigeria winger Victor Moses will start the Africa Cup of Nations final against Burkina Faso, but leading scorer Emmanuel Emenike is out.

 

AFCON hosts hire doctors to combat Ebola

2014-11-19 13:10

Equatorial Guinea has hired 50 doctors as part of the fight to contain the outbreak of Ebola during AFCON next year.

Ayew out of Togo clash

2014-11-18 09:53

Midfielder Andre Ayew will miss Wednesday's AFCON qualifier in Togo, the Ghana Football Federation has said.

Pinnick proud of his Eagles

2014-11-17 14:31

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick was impressed with the character shown by the players in the national team.

Furman revels in qualification

2014-11-17 07:47

New Bafana captain Dean Furman revels in one of the proudest moments of his life by leading the team to AFCON 2015.

Mkhalele: Serero must step up

2014-11-14 14:14

Former Bafana Bafana midfielder Helman Mkhalele has called on Thulani Serero to step up when he plays for the national team.

Le Roy issues warning

2014-11-14 12:31

Congo coach Claude Le Roy says Nigeria could expect a vicious onslaught during their AFCON fixture on Saturday.

Majoro calms injury fears

2014-11-14 10:24

Lehlohonolo Majoro insists he will be fit and ready to face Sudan on Saturday, despite picking up a knock to his ankle.

Keshi expects 'hostile' Congo

2014-11-14 08:29

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has warned his squad to expect a very hostile Congo ahead of their AFCON 2015 qualifier.

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 qualifiers go ahead

2014-11-11 09:52

African Nations Cup qualifiers have continued to pick up pace this week despite the 2015 finals still being a major doubt.

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.

Nations line up for 2015 AFCON

2014-10-16 14:26

South Africa and Egypt are leading the race to take over as hosts of the 2015 AFCON following Morocco's withdraw as host nation.

Le Roy 'shocked' by Shakes

2014-10-16 09:15

Claude Le Roy says he was "shocked" by an alleged obscene gesture made by South Africa counterpart Shakes Mashaba.

Bobby slates Kenya defence

2014-10-15 13:21

Kenya coach Bobby Williamson admits his side were poor defensively against Morocco after a 3-0 defeat.

Shakes surprised by form

2014-10-15 10:29

Shakes Mashaba is surprised with how quickly Bafana have taken to his tactics following their start to the AFCON campaign.

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.

SA gets full AFCON coverage

2014-08-08 08:38

SuperSport has bought pay broadcast rights to all 50 CAF Afcon 2015 qualifiers including Bafana Bafana and Nigeria matches.

Super Eagles cash in after win

2013-02-13 11:18

Nigeria's Super Eagles arrived home to adoring fans after winning the country's first AFCON trophy in nearly two decades.

Super Eagles soar again

2013-02-12 10:48

After three weeks and 32 games, AFCON 2013 has come and gone. Mark Fish congratulates Nigeria on their victory.

Nigeria coach Keshi 'quits'

2013-02-12 07:02

A radio station has reported that Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi handed in his resignation after the victory in the AFCON final.

Bafana overlooked for All Stars

2013-02-11 14:16

No Bafana Bafana player has made the AFCON All Stars team at the conclusion of this year's tournament.

Pitroipa named AFCON's best

2013-02-11 10:26

Burkina Faso midfielder Jonathan Pitroipa has been named the 2013 AFCON Player of the Tournament following his inspired form in SA.

Nigeria coach delighted at win

2013-02-11 09:16

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has spoken of his delight at seeing his side clinch the Africa Cup of Nations crown.

Nigeria crowned champs

2013-02-10 22:25
155 comments

Nigeria's Super Eagles have won the Africa Cup of Nations title after defeating Burkina Faso in the final.

AFCON final role for Mark Fish

2013-02-10 19:50

Former Bafana star Mark Fish has played his part in the AFCON final when he opened proceedings at the closing ceremony.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Hot festive offers at kalahari.com!

Hurry! Stocks are limited. Don’t miss out. Shop Now!

Save up to 60% on toys!

Don’t miss out on this hot offer, save up to 60% on toys. While stocks last. Shop now!

Festive gifts!

Check out our awesome range of festive gifts to make everyone’s wishes come true. Shop now!

Seen something you like in our catalogue?

Find the perfect gift and save up to R5000 – As seen on the catalogue. Hurry and shop now!

Save up to R2200 on electronics! – As seen in the catalogue

Wishing for tech gadgets this festive? Save up to R2100 on hot tech products at kalahari.com. While stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.