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Why Losing The African Cup Of Nations Is A Heavy Blow For Cameroon

Jo Clarke, Sheffield Hallam UniversityThe proud footballing nation of Cameroon is under the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. This follows the announcement that they have been stripped of the hosting rights for the...

Nigeria’s Winner Of Women’s Africa Cup Of Nation

South Africa, Cameron and Nigeria qualify for the World CupNigeria has maintained its continuous dominance over African women's football by winning a ninth  African Nations Cup last Saturday in Accra, Ghana, against South Africa.The...

Egypt Will Not Bid To Host The 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has ruled itself out of the bidding process to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, saying it "will not compete with another Arabic country." The Confederation of African Football...
Nigeria's Super Falcons

Nigeria Beat SA On Penalties To Win 2018 Women’s Africa Cup Of Nations

Nigeria were crowned the 2018 Women's Africa Cup of Nations champions on Saturday, beating South Africa 4-3 on penalties in the final in Accra. The match had ended 0-0 after 120 minutes, with Nigeria's goalkeeper...
Caf president Ahmad says a new host will be determined by the end of the year

Cameroon Stripped Of Hosting 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations

Cameroon have been stripped of hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations, says the Confederation of African Football. African football's governing body (Caf) says it is because of delays in the progress of Cameroon's preparation...
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CAF Confederation Cup: Raja Casablanca Win the Title Despite Defeat

Raja Casablanca won its second African Confederation Cup despite their defeat (1-3) against the Congolese AS Vita club, in the second leg final, played Sunday at the Martyrs Stadium in Kinshasa.The Green Eagles opened...

Kalidou Koulibaly: the Senegalese who could have been world champion

When France won the World Cup in July, Kalidou Koulibaly could be forgiven for feeling a pang of regret. Born, raised and schooled in France, the 27-year-old could very easily have also been drenched by...
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Raja Casablanca Seize Big Advantage Over AS Vita Club In Confed Cup Final

Morocco's Raja Casablanca beat AS Vita Club of the Democratic Republic of Congo 3-0 on Sunday in the first leg of the 2018 African Confederation Cup final. In front of 45,000 fans, including Morocco's head...
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2030 FIFA World Cup: A Possible Joint Bid Between Morocco, Spain And Portugal

After its failure to host the 2026 FIFA  world Cup, Morocco is now discussing the opportunity to apply for a joint bid with Spain and Portugal to host the 2026 edition.“I made the proposal...
Didier Drogba (Ivory Coast)

Didier Drogba: Ivory Coast Legend Retires From Playing

Didier Drogba has confirmed his retirement from playing, ending "an amazing 20 years". The Ivory Coast striker, 40, had two spells at Chelsea, scoring 164 goals in 381 games and winning four Premier Leagues and...
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Women’s Afcon: Holders Nigeria score four as South Africa net seven

Big wins for holders Nigeria and South Africa mean Group B at the Women's Africa Cup of Nations will be decided by the final games on Saturday. Nigeria got their title defence back on track...

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: 13 Teams Already Qualified

For the first time in the history of the CAF African Cup of Nations, 24 countries will be competing to win the most prestigious football title on the continent.Before the last playoffs round...

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