African Football

Ahmed Musa becomes Nigeria’s third most-capped player

Nigeria were handed a 1-0 loss by African champions Algeria, as both nations resumed duty on Friday following a lengthy hiatus.

Togo’s 2010 AFCON accident victim Kodjovi Obilalé gets financial assistance from CAF

Former Togo international goalkeeper Kodjovi Obilalé has received financial assistance from the Confederation of African Football (CAF). The 35-year...

Egyptian league match postponed after confirmed Covid-19 positive tests

Monday's Egyptian Premier League match between Masry and Harras El-Hodoud has been postponed indefinitely after 16 Masry members tested positive for coronavirus,...

African leagues: Tunisia resume, Zambia falter, Algeria cancel

Tunisia have become the second elite African league after Morocco to restart amid the coronavirus pandemic and four-time African champions Esperance stretched...

Didier Drogba submits candidacy to become Ivory Coast FA president (PHOTOS)

Didier Drogba drew a large crowd on Saturday eager to watch him submit his candidacy before the deadline for next month’s Ivory...

Aubameyang scores brace as Arsenal clinche FA Cup

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang clinched a record-extending 14th FA Cup for Arsenal on Saturday, scoring twice in a 2-1 victory against Chelsea at an...

Manchester City sign Burkinabe teenager Issa Kabore

Manchester City confirmed the signing of Mechelen right-back Issa Kabore for a year-deal. The 19-year-old played five times for...

Meet Peter Ndlovu – The first African footballer in Premier League history

The English Premier League has been graced by some of the most talented African footballers in the history of the sport.

Al Ahly defender Yasser Ibrahim out for three weeks due to injury

Ahly defender Yasser Ibrahim will not be available to play for the coming three weeks due to an ankle injury, the Cairo...

CAF announces dates of Champions League, Confederation Cup semis and final

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced on Wednesday that the African Champions League semifinals will be played in the original two-leg...

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WAFA, Top Scout Football Academy engage in thrilling pre-season friendly in Sogakope

Ahead of the start of the Ghana Premier League season, West Africa Football Academy (WAFA) and Top Scout Football Academy sold out...

Miami Dolphins name Tua Tagovailoa starting quarterback

Rookie quarterback Tua Tagovailoa will take over as the Miami Dolphins’ starter beginning Week 8 against the Los Angeles Rams.

Indiana Pacers appoint Toronto Raptors assistant Nate Bjorkgren as head coach

Toronto Raptors assistant Nate Bjorkgren has officially joined the Indiana Pacers as their head coach in a multiyear deal.

UEFA prize money to be cut for five years due to COVID-19

Champions League and Europa League prize money will be cut over the next five seasons as Europe’s soccer governing body UEFA grapples...

Eight positive in latest Premier League COVID-19 tests

The Premier League said on Monday that eight people had returned positive results in its latest round of COVID-19 tests conducted on...