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.

Complete list of all African Player of the Year winners

2019-01-09 07:38

Complete list of African Player of the Year award winners after Egyptian Mohamed Salah won the 2018 edition.

Salah retains top Africa award to seal great day for Egypt

2019-01-09 07:17

Mohamed Salah completed a memorable day for Egyptian football by retaining his African Player of the Year award in Senegal Tuesday.

Twitter reacts to SA missing out on hosting AFCON 2019

2019-01-08 16:51

Twitter reacted to South Africa missing out on the chance of hosting AFCON 2019 after CAF chose Egypt to replace Cameroon.

SAFA's bid to stage CAF's Nation Cup a two-edged sword

2018-12-21 12:00

A stimulating, timely boost for South African soccer on the one hand, but fraught with tricky problems ... SAFA's late bid to host next year's AFCON.

Congo emerges as candidate to host 2019 AFCON

2018-12-08 06:49

Congo Brazzaville has emerged as a strong contender to host next year's rearranged Africa Cup of Nations..

Olympics: Africa football qualifying draw

2018-11-21 10:06

The draw for second round of African football qualifying competition for 2020 Olympic Games in Japan has been announced.

Decision on Cameroon hosting AFCON delayed

2018-09-29 14:09

A decision on whether Cameroon can go ahead with hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations has been postponed until the end of November.


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.

Football: Mohamed Salah factfile

2019-01-09 07:27

Factfile for 2018 African Player of the Year Egyptian Mohamed Salah.

WRAP: CAF award winners

2019-01-09 07:10

All the winners at the 2018 Confederation of African Football awards ceremony in Dakar.

Rumblings of discontent as CAF grapple with AFCON hosting

2019-01-08 09:20

Rumblings of discontent are emerging in African soccer's hazy administrative portals before CAF announce the emergency replacement venue for this year's AFCON.

North vs south: Egypt, SA bid for 2019 AFCON

2018-12-14 10:15

Egypt and South Africa have submitted bids to replace Cameroon as next year's AFCON host, pitting north versus south in the race for the soccer tournament.

SA, Morocco in bitter battle to host AFCON

2018-12-05 14:51

SA and Morocco continue their ongoing, often bitter battle in the quest to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Sy Lerman reports.

Nigerian football officials charged with $9.5m fraud

2018-10-19 09:23

Three Nigerian football officials have been charged with fraud after allegedly diverting $9.5m in FIFA grants for personal use, the country's anti-corruption unit said Thursday.

Ghana police open corruption probe into football chief

2018-05-23 15:14

Police in Ghana have said they were probing claims of corruption against the head of the country's football association after a complaint from the president.

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