Latest news about Algeria

Bougherra quits internationals

2015-02-02 18:04

Madjid Bougherra has retired from international football after Algeria's elimination from the African Cup of Nations.

Bony’s brace takes out Algeria

2015-02-01 23:44

A brace by Cote d’Ivoire star Wilfried Bony and a goal by Gervinho has booked their spot in the AFCON semi-finals.

The FIVE best AFCON players

2015-01-29 12:31

Five standout performers from the group stage of this year's Africa Cup of Nations, which concluded on Wednesday evening.

Slimani nursing injury

2015-01-26 07:36

Algeria now look set to be without their deadly striker, Islam Slimani, for their crucial Group C match against Senegal.

Belloumi wants rejigged Algeria

2015-01-26 07:29

Lakhdar Belloumi has called on his country's team head coach, Christian Gourcuff, to inject new faces against Senegal.

Gyan opens up 'Group of death'

2015-01-23 20:10

Asamoah Gyan returned from a bout of malaria to score a stoppage-time winner and keep Ghana's AFCON hopes alive with a 1-0 win over Algeria.

Gyan returns against Algeria

2015-01-23 16:39

Ghana coach Avram Grant makes two changes from his previous line-up as the Black Stars take on Algeria in Mongomo.

Algeria coach loses mother

2015-01-23 14:59

Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff's mother passed away on Thursday but the Frenchman is expected to be on the touchline for Friday's African Nations...

Algeria coach loses mother

2015-01-23 13:06

Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff's mother passed away on Thursday but he is expected to be on the touchline for Friday's game.

Neghiz wants improved display

2015-01-22 10:36

Algeria assistant coach Nabil Neghiz has promised "classy football" from the team when they take on Ghana on Friday.

Bafana dismiss Algeria horror show

2015-01-21 20:45

Bafana Bafana players must look past a missed penalty, an own goal and horror goalkeeping errors in their opening AFCON match loss.

Rantie ready to take penalties

2015-01-21 18:37

Tokelo Rantie says he will volunteer to take penalties despite his crucial spot-kick miss in an African Cup of Nations defeat by Algeria.

Mbalula: Rantie was brave

2015-01-21 14:14

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says criticism directed at Bafana striker Tokelo Rantie for his missed penalty is unwarranted.

Mba tips Foxes for AFCON win

2015-01-21 09:20

Super Eagles midfielder, Sunday Mba, has backed Algeria's Desert Foxes to emerge as champions of AFCON 2015.

Next match is vital - Furman

2015-01-20 05:30

South Africa captain Dean Furman says that Bafana Bafana were unlucky to lose to Algeria and that their next game is vital.