Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Africa

AFCON 2019: Nigeria beats Tunisia to third-place in ‘Battle of The Eagles’

AFCON third-place playoff: Nigeria soars above Tunisia   In the end, it turned out to be an early strike by striker Odion Ighalo that settled the third-place fixture at the AFCON in Cairo.   The Super Eagles flew highest above the Carthage Eagles...

Majeed Waris feels honoured to have played for FC Nantes

Ghana striker, Abdul Majeed Waris seems to have played his last game for FC Nantes and not sure but optimistic about what the future holds after sharing a touching thank you message to FC Nantes on his official Facebook...

I wouldn’t have accepted Black Stars captaincy if I were Andre Ayew – Asamoah...

Black Stars striker, Asamoah Gyan has said that he wouldn’t have agreed to be captain of the Black Stars ahead of the African Cup of Nations if he had been in Andre Ayew’s position. Gyan was stripped of the captaincy...

20 Queens named for WAFU tourney

Black Queens head coach, Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo, has named her final 20 players for this year's West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Zone B tournament scheduled for Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, from May 8 to 18. Coach Tagoe-Quarcoo picked her team from 25...

Total CAF Champions League: Group competitors revealed

The draw for the group stage of the Total CAF Champions League 2019/20 was conducted today in Cairo, with interesting pairings setting the tone for the next phase of the competitions. Championship title holders Esperance of Tunisia will launch their...

SOMALIA: Former Wa All-stars defender, Issahaque Zakaria hoisting the flag of Ghana high in...

Former Wa All-stars defender Issahaque Zakaria joined the Somalian side, Elman SC in the Somalia Premier League last season and has been in tremendous form in his debut season. The rough tackler,robust and athletic defender has played in 17 of...

U17 AFCON – Fabin: Let’s consider an increase to 16 teams

Uganda made their bow at the U17 Total Africa Cup of Nations in Tanzania under the watch of Ghana-born trainer Samuel Kwesi Fabin. However, the Cubs as the Ugandans are nicknamed crashed out at the group stage, but Fabin...

AFCON U23 – World Cup winners headline Nigeria U-23 list versus Libya

Nigeria has called up no fewer than five former FIFA Under-17 World Cup winners in a provisional squad ahead of next month’s Total U-23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Libya. Coach Imama Amapakabo, an assistant to Super Eagles Franco-German...

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad Received by President Alassane Ouattara in Ivorian Akwaba Fashion

Flanked by his Excellency Mamadi Diané freshly nominated Ivory Coast Ambassador at Large by President Alassane Ouattara. President Ahmad took the platform to explain to the Ivorian Head of State why it is in the best interest of Ivory Coast...

How Ghanaian players fared in CAF inter-clubs competitions

GHANASoccernet.com African football specialist Nuhu Adams reports on the performance of Ghanaian players in CAF inter-club competitions. CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE Guinea champions Horoya AC were 2-0 losers to Algerian side JS Kabylie on Saturday. Godfred Asante, Brefo Mensah and Ocansey...

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