Home / Sports

Category Archives: Sports

Feed Subscription

AFCON Qualifiers: Bafana Arrive In Nigeria For Super Eagles Duel

AFCON Qualifiers: Bafana Arrive In Nigeria For Super Eagles Duel

The South African men’s football national team has arrived in Uyo ahead of the last Confederation of African Football Orange Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinea 2015 qualifier against Nigeria. The clash will take place on Wednesday at the Ibom International ...

Read More »

AFCON Qualifiers: Bafana Arrive In Uyo For Super Eagles Clash

AFCON Qualifiers: Bafana Arrive In Uyo For Super Eagles Clash

The South African men’s football national team has arrived in Uyo ahead of the last Confederation of African Football Orange Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinea 2015 qualifier against Nigeria. The clash will take place on Wednesday at the Ibom International ...

Read More »

Why Equatorial Guinea Was Chosen As AFCON Hosts

Why Equatorial Guinea Was Chosen As AFCON Hosts

Equatorial Guinea,one of the continent’s smallest countries, will become the first to host two Africa Cup of Nations in a four-year period following the decision of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) to award it the 2015 finals. That the ...

Read More »

AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Malawi Sink Mali

AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Malawi Sink Mali

Malawi played themselves back into contention to qualify for the 2015 African Cup of Nations after a brave 2-0 win over Mali at the Kamuzo Stadium in Blantyre on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles looked lackluster on the day and simply ...

Read More »

Kabugo Goal Gives Uganda Chance To Qualify For AFCON

Kabugo Goal Gives Uganda Chance To Qualify For AFCON

Defender Savio Kabugo scored the lone goal for Uganda Cranes to beat Ghana 1-0 in a crucial 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday. The win improved Uganda’s chances of qualifying for the event after missing out since 1978. ...

Read More »

Bafana Gets Green Ticket To AFCON 2015

Bafana Gets Green Ticket To AFCON 2015

South Africa has qualified for the next year’s Africa Cup of Nations after beating Sudan 2-1 at Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Serero was instrumental in creating both, rounding off a move he began eight minutes before half-time, before ...

Read More »

Cameroon Trash DRC To Qualify For AFCON

Cameroon Trash DRC To Qualify For AFCON

Cameroon’s victory  in their Group D, African Cup of Nations qualifier over DR Congo at the Stade Omnisport Ahmadou Ahidjo on Saturday guaranteed them a place in the tournament proper next year. A 71st minute goal from Vincent Aboubakar was ...

Read More »

Angola’s AFCON Hopes Dies

Angola’s AFCON Hopes Dies

Angola’s hopes of qualifying for the 2015 African Cup of Nations came to an end after they could only muster a 0-0 draw at home to Gabon at the Estadio 11 de Novembro on Saturday afternoon. A victory would have ...

Read More »

Soumah Hat-Trick Revives Guinea’s AFCON Hopes

Soumah Hat-Trick Revives Guinea’s AFCON Hopes

Guinea brought themselves back into contention to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with a stunning 4-1 win away to Togo on Saturday. Syli Nationale headed to Lome needing a victory to revive their hopes of reaching next ...

Read More »

Senegal Denies Egypt’s Passage To AFCON

Senegal Denies Egypt’s Passage To AFCON

A first half goal by Mame Diouf took Senegal to Equatorial Guinea for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Egypt by 1-0 on Saturday evening at Cairo Stadium. A beautiful cross from the left flank met with Mame ...

Read More »

Algeria Record Fifth Straight Win After Defeating Ethiopia

Algeria Record Fifth Straight Win After Defeating Ethiopia

Algeria made it five wins from five in their 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifying campaign with their 3-1 victory over Ethiopia at the Stade Mustapha Tchaker in Blida on Saturday evening. Goals from Sofiane Feghouli, Riyad Mahrez and Yacine ...

Read More »

Seven Teams Added Their Names To Algeria’s To Qualify For AFCON

Seven Teams Added Their Names To Algeria’s To Qualify For AFCON

After match day five in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying, seven teams in the form of South Africa, Burkina Faso, Gabon, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Tunisia and Senegal added their name to Algeria’s for the tournament proper in Equatorial Guinea ...

Read More »

Pele Remains In Good Condition

Pele Remains In Good Condition

A Brazilian hospital says Pele is “recovering well” after undergoing surgery to remove kidney stones. The Albert Einstein hospital said in a statement on Friday that the 74-year-old Pele remains in good condition a day after the procedure in Sao ...

Read More »

CAF: Morocco Barred From Next Two AFCON

CAF: Morocco Barred From Next Two AFCON

Morocco will be barred from the next two Africa Cup of Nations as punishment for refusing to host the 2015 edition in January-February, Confederation of African Football president Issa Hayatou has said on Saturday. ALSO READ: AFCON: Morocco Rejects CAF’s ...

Read More »

Plagued With Back Issues, Roger Federer Pulls Out Of ATP Finals

Plagued With Back Issues, Roger Federer Pulls Out Of ATP Finals

Roger Federer handed his fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka a tough three-set loss in the semifinals of the World Tour Finals on Saturday. But it turns out the nearly three-hour epic also took something out of the 33-year-old. Federer pulled out ...

Read More »

AFCON: Equatorial Guinea Picked As New Host

AFCON: Equatorial Guinea Picked As New Host

The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has announced Equatorial Guinea as the new host of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON following the withdrawal of hitherto designated hosts, Morocco. The African football governing body said in a statement that ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top