African Football

Cote d’Ivoire legend Gervinho makes international return

Cote d’Ivoire legend Gervinho made a U-turn to feature for the Elephants in their 1-0 defeat to Japan in Tuesday’s international friendly.

Ghanaian defender Mumuni Abbas trains with Al Hilal United FC

White Wolves FC defender Mumuni Abass is set to undergo a trials with Al Hilal United FC in the United Arab Emirates.

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.

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and his Gabon team mates were forced to spend the night sleeping on the airport floor ahead of their vital...

Ex-Nigeria midfielder Christian Obodo kidnapped

Former Nigeria midfielder Christian Obodo, who spent over a decade in Seria A, including spells with Fiorentina and Udinese, has been abducted...

Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder trilogy decision expected next week

A decision on whether Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will have a trilogy fight is expected next week, Frank Warren has revealed.

Lewis Hamilton wins 7th Formula One championship to equal Michael Schumacher’s record

Lewis Hamilton secured a record-equaling seventh Formula One title after winning a wet and gloomy Turkish Grand Prix for a record-extending 94th...

Sadio Mane inspires Senegal to 2021 Africa Cup of Nations

Senegal became the first country to secure its place in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations that will take place in Cameroon...