Sadio Mane crowned Africa's 2019 Player of the Year

2020-01-07 22:44

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has been crowned as Africa's 2019 Player of the Year for the first time at an awards gala in Egypt.

FIFA puts SA broadcasters on alert for CAF TV rights

2019-11-20 13:16

FIFA has put SA broadcasters on alert following an announcement of the tender process for the TV rights of CAF's qualifiers for the 2022 Soccer World Cup.

CAF blame communication error for Victor Gomes gaffe

2019-07-19 14:07

CAF pointed to a communication error by their social media team as to why Victor Gomes was mistakenly announced to officiate the 2019 AFCON final.

Nigerian chief sacked as CAF vice-president

2019-07-18 21:24

Nigeria football chief Amaju Pinnick was sacked as vice-president of the African Football Confederation, the governing body announced.

How Africa Cup of Nations works

2019-06-21 10:02

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off on Friday in Egypt and this is how the competition works:

CAF boss released in France without charge

2019-06-07 16:17

The president of the Confederation of African Football, Ahmad Ahmad, held in a corruption probe, was released without charge in France.

CAF sensationally orders replay of African Champions League final

2019-06-06 07:43

African football's governing body has ordered the abandoned CAF Champions League final between Esperance and Wydad Casablanca to be replayed.

Senior African football official sacked amid explosive allegations

2019-04-15 21:23

CAF general secretary Amr Fahmy has been sacked after he made allegations of corruption and sexual harassment against the body's president.

Sundowns put 5 past Al Ahly in Pretoria

2019-04-06 17:37

Mamelodi Sundowns massacred Egyptian giants Al Ahly in their CAF Champions League quarter-final at the Lucas Masterpieces Moripe Stadium.

CAF Champions League surprise side on course for quarter-finals

2019-03-07 09:11

CAF Champions League surprise side Constantine of Algeria will be the first qualifiers for the quarter-finals if they avoid defeat to Club Africain of Tunisia.


Salah v Mane v Mahrez for African Player of Year award

2019-12-22 21:28

Mohamed Salah will face competition from Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane if he is to sweep a third consecutive African Player of the Year award.

CAF Confederation Cup draw postponed to Tuesday

2019-11-10 14:48

The CAF Confederation Cup group draw scheduled for Sunday has been postponed to Tuesday.

Danny Jordaan named CAF 3rd vice-president

2019-07-19 08:35

SAFA President Danny Jordaan has been named Confederation of African Football third vice-president, the football body announced.

Changes to Qatar SWC qualifiers for CAF nations

2019-07-17 09:19

The Confederation of African Football has changed the format for the 2022 Qatar Soccer World Cup qualifying process.

VAR in play from AFCON quarter-finals

2019-06-20 13:51

VAR will be introduced from the quarter-final stage at the African Cup of Nations in Egypt, CAF president Ahmad Ahmad said.

CAF president released in France without charge

2019-06-07 11:49

The president of CAF, Ahmad Ahmad, was released without charge in France, a day after being arrested for questioning in Marseilles.


2019-06-01 09:46

Esperance won the CAF Champions League in Tunisia Saturday after Wydad Casablanca refused to continue playing on 60 minutes because VAR was unavailable to judge a disallowed equaliser.

Bafana handed tough group for AFCON 2019

2019-04-12 21:55

Bafana Bafana have been drawn in Group D in the African Cup of Nations tournament hosted in Egypt in June later this year.

CAF appoint women officials for men's youth tournament

2019-03-14 19:10

The Confederation of African Football will include three women among the officials for a men's youth tournament in Tanzania next month.

France sends top CAF official to war crimes court

2019-01-23 16:22

France has transferred CAF official Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona to the International Criminal Court in The Hague where he faces war crimes charges.

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