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Djamel Belmadi hails Algeria’s “historic” AFCON title

A jubilant Djamel Belmadi praised Algeria's "extraordinary, historic" victory over Senegal to win their second Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title.

Djamel Belmadi rates Algeria’s AFCON title hopes as 50/50

Algeria manager Djamel Belmadi believes his side have a "fifty-fifty chance" of defeating Senegal in tonight's Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final.

Cisse: Algeria group-stage defeat made Senegal stronger

Aliou Cisse reckons Senegal's group-stage defeat to fellow finalists Algeria ultimately fueled their run to the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final in Cairo.

Quiz: How deep is your knowledge about Riyad Mahrez?

Let's see how deep your knowledge about Riyad Mahrez goes. We will ask you 10 questions about the Algeria star. Haven fun and enjoy!

Sadio Mane vs Riyad Mahrez, the ultimate African duel!

Ahead of this Friday's AFCON final between Senegal and Algeria, we need to talk about the African duel between Sadio Mane and Riyad Mahrez. It...

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi quits international football

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi announced international retirement following Wednesday's third-place playoff win over Tunisia in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

Quiz: How much do you know about Augustine Okocha?

Let's see how much you know about Augustine Okocha. We will ask you 10 questions about this Nigerian star. Have fun and enjoy!

Egypt sack Javier Aguirre after shock AFCON exit

Egypt fired manager Javier Aguirre following a shock 1-0 defeat to South Africa in the last-16 of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

Javier Aguirre tells Mo Salah how he can win Ballon d’Or

Egypt boss Javier Aguirre reckons Mohamed Salah will be guaranteed of the Ballon d'Or this year should he lead them to Africa Cup of Nations glory (AFCON).

Algeria seal last 16 place at AFCON 2019

Following a 1-0 win over AFCON favourites Senegal, Algeria have topped their group and thus confirmed qualification to the last 16. AFCON 2019 is nearing...

Asamoah trusts Ghana can win coveted AFCON title  

Asamoah, Ghana's deputy captain, remains assured that his national team has what it takes to make history at the AFCON.  

Egypt legend Hany Ramzy urges team not to rely on Salah

Hany Ramzy wants the Egypt team to avoid placing the entire burden of their Africa Cup of Nations hopes on Mohamed Salah.

Javier Aguirre grades Egypt’s performance “satisfactory”

Egypt manager Javier Aguirre was overall satisfied with his side's 1-0 win over Zimbabwe in their Africa Cup of Nations opener, but admits there's work to do

Senegal boss Cisse backs Sadio Mane for 2019 Ballon d’Or

Aliou Cisse reckons Sadio Mane deserves Ballon d'Or glory this year and added he will strengthen his case should Senegal win the Africa Cup of Nations.

Remembering the last five African Champions

The 2019 AFCON starts on Friday, making it the perfect time to remember the previous five winners of the competition.

Sadio Mane suspended for Senegal’s AFCON opener

Senegal have suffered a costly blow as Sadio Mane will be suspended for their Africa Cup of Nations opener against Tanzania.

Naby Keita could return for Liverpool’s Champions League final 

Liverpool could be set to welcome back Naby Keita in time for next month's Champions League final against Tottenham.

Quiz: How well do you know the nicknames of the African...

After testing your knowledge about the nicknames of the European and American national teams, today we've prepared a test for the nicknames the national teams from Africa.

Klopp pleased about Keita’s national team call-up

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hailed Naby Keita’s return for Guinea’s crucial 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying tie against Cote d’Ivoire as ‘brilliant’. The...

FIFA cancels Sierra Leone’s qualifier

World football governing body, FIFA has canceled Sierra Leone’s African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Ghana this weekend. The Sierra Leone Football Association had...

Five things we learned from Man United’s draw vs Wolves

Man United visited Wolves at Molineux Stadium on Monday, here are five things we learned from this Premier League draw. Monday night football had a...