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.

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.


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.

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.

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