Tunisia snatch late win

2013-01-22 22:34

Tunisia's Youssef Msakni scored a last-minute winner to snatch victory over neighbours Algeria in their Africa Cup of Nations clash.

Mbebe: AFCON LOC ready

2013-01-18 22:00

The Africa Cup of Nations local organising committee has reiterated its stance that it is ready to host the tournament.

AFCON blame game continues

2013-01-13 18:45

With a week to go before the Africa Nations Cup kicks off, the blame game is continuing as organisers point fingers at each other.

Bafana lacking up front - Tovey

2013-01-09 22:18

Former national captain Neil Tovey says Bafana Bafana need to show more movement up front if they are to break down defences.

Spurs confirm Adebayor plans

2013-01-09 18:47

Tottenham Hotspur's Emmanuel Adebayor will play for Togo at the Africa Cup of Nations, his club confirmed.

Igesund to keep cards to chest

2013-01-07 20:44

Bafana coach Gordon Igesund says his side facing Norway won't exactly resemble the one he has in mind to start AFCON 2013.

Igesund building team spirit

2013-01-03 22:09

For Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund the next few weeks are are all about building team spirit and getting his squad to gel as a unit.

Igesund: Dream Bafana squad!

2012-12-30 15:48

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund believes he has a "dream team" after he announced his squad for the African Nations Cup.

AFCON scam warning for public

2012-12-20 20:17

South Africans should be wary of scams linked to the upcoming AFCON soccer tournament, the trade and industry department says.

Eritrea out of Afcon qualifying

2012-12-05 22:18

Ethiopia's football federation says it has been informed that opponents Eritrea withdrew from their Afcon qualifying game.


AFCON Opening Ceremony

2013-01-21 08:02
Check out pictures from the opening ceremony of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Check out pictures from the opening ceremony of the Africa Cup of Nations.

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Lotto boost for AFCON

2013-01-17 15:23

The National Lotteries Board has provided R13.5m towards the volunteers who will help out at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Home support worries Igesund

2013-01-10 20:44

Bafana coach Gordon Igesund believes his team does not have the full backing of South Africans as they prepare for AFCON 2013.

SA ready for AFCON - Mbalula

2013-01-09 18:59

South Africa is set and raring to go for the start of the Africa Cup of Nations, Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says.

Bafana disappoint in warm-up

2013-01-08 22:32

Bafana Bafana have disappointed by losing their African Cup of Nations warm-up match to Norway at the Cape Town Stadium.

Furman joins Bafana in CT

2013-01-06 17:12

England-based Dean Furman has arrived in Cape Town to join his Bafana team-mates ahead of their clash against Norway.

AFCON, SABC sign R65m deal

2013-01-03 15:34

The African Cup of Nations local organising committee and the SABC have announced the conclusion of a R65m broadcast deal.

Benni likely to miss AFCON

2012-12-23 17:04

Orland Pirates striker Benni McCarthy’s chances of playing for Bafana Bafana in the African Nations Cup appear to be slim.

Parker concern for Bafana

2012-12-16 12:54

Bafana striker Bernard Parker's participation in the Africa Cup of Nations could be in jeopardy after he picked up a "nasty injury".

Takuma to become SA's mascot

2012-11-27 19:15

The sports ministry says Takuma, the mascot for AFCON 2013, will live on in other sporting codes in future.

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