AFCON 2019

AFCON 2019: Egypt, Zimbabwe face off in tournament’s opener

Today Egypt Vs Zimbabwe 10pm Egypt will be looking to make a strong start when they take on Zimbabwe in the opening match of the Africa Cup of Nations at Cairo International Stadium on Friday. Kick-off 10pm CAT. The Pharaohs, who were only awarded the hosting rights in January, look to use the...

Friday, June 21, 2019 - 9:44am

FIFA to take over the running of CAF & African football

The world football governing body has rolled out a plan to take over the running of the Confederation of African Football in effort to ‘drastically’ overhaul African football, SuperSport reports.  It is expected that the announcement will be made in a press conference in...

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:25pm

Egypt to host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Egypt will host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations between June 15 and July 13, Confederation of African Football (CAF) president Ahmad Ahmad announced in Dakar Tuesday. The CAF executive committee preferred Egypt to South Africa as replacements for original hosts Cameroon, who were dropped due to...

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 2:16pm