AFCON tickets prices reduced after local fans backlash

2019-05-15 19:26

The African Cup of Nations' organising committee has reduced ticket prices after a backlash from Egyptian football fans last month over exorbitant costs.

John Obi Mikel says will lead Nigeria at Africa Cup of Nations

2019-05-14 23:23

John Obi Mikel has confirmed he is available to return to Nigeria’s Super Eagles for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, according to a team official.

Injury scare for Percy Tau ahead of AFCON

2019-05-13 14:48

Bafana Bafana forward Percy Tau picked up a knee injury for Royale Union Saint-Gilloise on Saturday but it appears he will be fit to play in the AFCON.

Baxter reveals masterplan for COSAFA, AFCON tournaments

2019-05-02 11:25

Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has revealed his side's strategy as they prepare for the upcoming COSAFA Cup and AFCON tournaments.

Egypt fans outraged at AFCON ticket prices

2019-04-30 22:00

The Africa Cup of Nations' organising committee pledged to review ticket costing after a backlash from Egyptian football fans.

United's Bailly to miss Africa Cup of Nations

2019-04-29 17:31

Manchester United's Eric Bailly will miss the rest of the Premier League season and the Africa Cup of Nations after the Ivory Coast defender suffered a knee injury.

China's Huawei to launch 5G at Africa Cup of Nations

2019-04-21 15:59

Huawei will roll out 5G phone network for the first time during this summer's Africa Cup of Nation.

Bafana's backdoor option at AFCON

2019-04-18 14:38

A backdoor is open for Bafana to emerge from their "Group of Death" in the Africa Cup of Nations, says Sy Lerman.

Bafana just have to keep the belief, says Maela

2019-04-17 13:17

Orlando Pirates defender Innocent Maela believes Bafana Bafana can do well at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

COMPLETE GUIDE to Bafana's AFCON 2019 fixtures

2019-04-15 07:42

A complete guide to Bafana Bafana's AFCON 2019 fixtures after they were drawn in Group D in the tournament hosted in Egypt from June 21-July 19.


Nigeria announce 25-man AFCON squad

2019-05-15 11:46

Nigeria have included former Chelsea star John Obi Mikel in their 25-man provisional squad for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations.

John Obi Mikel available for Nigeria at AFCON

2019-05-14 14:40

John Obi Mikel has confirmed he is available to return to Nigeria's Super Eagles for next month's Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Baxter explains why he needs Fish for Bafana

2019-05-03 09:31

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter believes Mark Fish could be a good recruit as an assistant for the Africa Cup of Nations.

VAR to be used at African Cup from quarter-finals onwards

2019-04-30 22:03

The African Cup of Nations will use video reviews for the first time at this year's tournament, from the quarter-finals onwards.

Knee injury rules Bailly out of 2019 AFCON

2019-04-30 11:56

Manchester United centre-back Eric Bailly has been ruled out of the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt.

Mashaba urges Bafana Bafana to avoid complacency at AFCON

2019-04-23 10:39

Former Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba says the national team must stick to the basics at the upcoming AFCON tournament.

Baxter outlines AFCON preparations

2019-04-21 15:24

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has given a rough outline on the national team's preparations for the upcoming 2019 AFCON.

Baxter wants Khune to prove match fitness before selection

2019-04-17 15:03

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter says Itumeleng Khune will need to prove his match-fitness before he can be considered for AFCON.

Bafana captain: We're not intimidated by anybody

2019-04-15 14:23

Bafana Bafana captain Thulani Hlatshwayo says that he is happy with the draw for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

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.

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