Egypt footballer Amr Warda banned over sexual harassment claims

2019-06-26 14:40

Egypt's football federation banned midfielder Amr Warda from playing in any further AFCON matches over mounting sexual harassment allegations.

Superstar Salah seeks first goal at Cup of Nations in Egypt

2019-06-25 09:13

Superstar Mohamed Salah gets a second chance to score his first goal at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations when hosts Egypt face the DR Congo.

Salah, hosts Egypt set for Africa Cup bow in stifling heat

2019-06-21 08:35

All eyes will be on Mohamed Salah on Friday as the Egypt star looks to help the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations hosts launch their bid for a record-extending eighth title.

We are title favourites, says Egypt coach before AFCON opener

2019-06-20 07:15

AFCON hosts Egypt are confident of defeating Zimbabwe in the opening match of a tournament expanded to 24 teams and staged in mid-year for the first time.

Factfile: AFCON Group A

2019-06-13 08:32

With the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt just two weeks away from kick-off here's a look at the Group A teams factfiles.

Africa hopes stars can shine in Egypt after officials cause shame

2019-06-12 07:42

Top African football officials hope the history-making Cup of Nations in Egypt can deflect attention away from a string of embarrassing incidents.

Egypt want Cup of Nations to start a day earlier

2019-01-18 16:27

African Cup of Nations hosts Egypt want to start the tournament a day earlier than scheduled so fans can take full advantage over the opening weekend.

Politics the reason SA missed out on hosting AFCON?

2019-01-09 10:00

SAFA president Danny Jordaan believes that politics was the real reason South Africa missed out on hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

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.


Egypt grind out win to launch Africa Cup of Nations

2019-06-22 06:56

Mohamed Salah's Egypt started their bid for a record-extending eighth Africa Cup of Nations trophy with a win over Zimbabwe.

Egypt pins Africa Cup of Nations hopes on Salah

2019-06-20 20:27

Egypt's Mohamed Salah will carry the hopes of the Africa Cup of Nations hosts on his slender shoulders just weeks after winning the European crown with his club.

Egypt ready for Africa Cup despite security, price concerns

2019-06-18 12:23

The Africa Cup of Nations is set to kick off in Egypt against a backdrop of terror attacks and only days after the death of Mohamed Morsi.

Difficult to imagine Egypt not winning Group A at Africa Cup

2019-06-13 07:11

Hosts Egypt are favoured not only to win Group A at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations this June, but to go on and lift the trophy a record-extending eighth time.

CAF confident Egypt will be 'ready' for Cup of Nations

2019-02-05 19:23

CAF remains confident emergency host country Egypt will be "ready" to stage this year's Africa Cup of Nations.

Egypt in race against time to host Africa Cup

2019-01-10 16:24

Chosen to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, Egypt faces a race against time to get ready for the event in five months, but experts say it will meet the challenge.

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.

South Africa lose out on right to host 2019 AFCON spectacle

2019-01-08 14:44

African football organisers CAF have given Egypt the green light to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament.

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