Five AFCON qualifying facts

2014-11-18 10:00
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Find out FIVE interesting 2015 Africa Cup of Nations group qualifying facts ahead of final day of qualifying.

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AFCON

SA still a AFCON host option?

2014-11-12 07:37
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South Africa is still being considered to host AFCON 2015 after CAF acknowledges Morocco's concerns with the Ebola virus.

 
International

Nigeria team being sabotaged

2014-10-13 12:06
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi claims his side's AFCON qualifying campaign has fallen victim to sabotage.

 
AFCON

Mbebe diagnosed with cancer

2013-05-21 16:39
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Afcon LOC CEO Mvuzo Mbebe has been diagnosed with colon cancer, and has undergone surgery to have it removed.

 
International

Nigeria keen to host AFCON

2014-10-21 12:26
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Nigeria is interested in hosting AFCON 2015 according to the NFF's vice-president Seyi Akinwunmi.

 
International

AFCON hosts to be named

2014-09-19 14:12
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Algeria, Cameroon, Guinea, Ivory Coast and Zambia will know their fate as the hosts of the 2019 and 2021 AFCON will be revealed.

 
AFCON

Super Eagles cash in after win

2013-02-13 11:18
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Nigeria's Super Eagles arrived home to adoring fans after winning the country's first AFCON trophy in nearly two decades.

 
International

Morocco pull out as 2015 hosts

2014-10-16 13:48
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Morocco have withdrawn their rights as hosts of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations due to fears over the spread of Ebola.

 
AFCON

Afcon makes R3.6m profit

2013-07-29 19:30
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The Local Organising Committee have announced a profit of R3.6 million from the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.

 
AFCON

Future 'bright' for Bafana

2013-02-12 11:51
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Former Bafana coach Stuart Baxter believes the national team are in a stronger position than was indicated by their exit at the AFCON.

 
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Super Eagles soar again

2013-02-12 10:48
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After three weeks and 32 games, AFCON 2013 has come and gone. Mark Fish congratulates Nigeria on their victory.

 
AFCON

SA lauded for AFCON hosting

2013-02-11 21:38
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The African football governing body has congratulated South Africa for hosting a "largely successful" Africa Cup of Nations.

 
AFCON

Nigerian kings bask in glory

2013-02-11 13:08
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Nigeria ended a 19-year wait to be crowned kings of Africa after victory against Burkina Faso in the continent's AFCON tournament.

 
AFCON

Nigeria coach delighted at win

2013-02-11 09:16
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has spoken of his delight at seeing his side clinch the Africa Cup of Nations crown.

 
AFCON

AFCON: Moses in, Emenike out

2013-02-10 20:03
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Nigeria winger Victor Moses will start the Africa Cup of Nations final against Burkina Faso, but leading scorer Emmanuel Emenike is out.

 
AFCON

Keshi rescinds resignation

2013-02-12 10:22
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The Nigeria Football Federation says national coach Stephen Keshi has rescinded his resignation and negotiations continue.

 
AFCON

AFCON a 'resounding success'

2013-02-11 15:17
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SA Football Association president Kirsten Nematandani has hailed the Africa Cup of Nations as a "resounding" success.

 
AFCON

Nigeria are 'worthy' champs

2013-02-11 10:26
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Burkina Faso coach Paul Put believes the best team won on the night, after Nigeria claimed their third AFCON title.

 
AFCON

Nigeria crowned champs

2013-02-10 22:25
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Nigeria's Super Eagles have won the Africa Cup of Nations title after defeating Burkina Faso in the final.

 
AFCON

AFCON final role for Mark Fish

2013-02-10 19:50
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Former Bafana star Mark Fish has played his part in the AFCON final when he opened proceedings at the closing ceremony.

 
AFCON

Nigeria coach Keshi 'quits'

2013-02-12 07:02
14 comments

A radio station has reported that Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi handed in his resignation after the victory in the AFCON final.

 
AFCON

Bafana overlooked for All Stars

2013-02-11 14:16
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No Bafana Bafana player has made the AFCON All Stars team at the conclusion of this year's tournament.

 
AFCON

Pitroipa named AFCON's best

2013-02-11 10:26
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Burkina Faso midfielder Jonathan Pitroipa has been named the 2013 AFCON Player of the Tournament following his inspired form in SA.

 
AFCON

Blatter: Extend president's term

2013-02-10 23:04
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FIFA president Sepp Blatter says the term of office for the head of world football should be extended from four to eight years.

 
AFCON

Fans file in for AFCON final

2013-02-10 17:12
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Supporters have begun to file into the National Stadium hours before kickoff of the AFCON final between Nigeria and Burkina Faso.

 
 

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