Latest news about Senegal

Idrissa Gueye, Senegal's heart and soul

2019-07-13 17:38

Idrissa Gueye remains central to Aliou Cisse's plans at the heart of the Senegal midfield, and has excelled during their run to the Africa Cup of...

'Hardest to come' for Senegal in quest for first title

2019-07-13 15:20

Coach Aliou Cisse acknowledged the "hardest is yet to come" for a Senegal side trying to win the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time.

Senegal star Mane reveals 'absolute dream' as Tunisia loom

2019-07-13 08:38

Senegal star Sadio Mane says helping Liverpool win the Champions League was special, but his "absolute dream" is parading the Africa Cup of Nations...

Gueye takes Senegal to AFCON semi-finals after 13 years

2019-07-10 20:00

Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals for the first time since 2006 when Idrissa Gueye scored to deliver a 1-0 last-eight win over...

'Maybe this year will be the one', says Senegal's Cisse

2019-07-09 15:15

Senegal boss Aliou Cisse said the surprise exit of Egypt, Morocco and Cameroon has fuelled hopes of a first Africa Cup of Nations title for his...

Mane scores, misses penalty as Senegal win bruising battle

2019-07-06 07:05

Sadio Mane became the leading scorer in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations when he scored the goal that gave Senegal a 1-0 win over Uganda in a feisty...

Senegal 'keeper Mendy out for a month with hand injury

2019-07-04 12:35

Senegal goalkeeper Edouard Mendy will be sidelined for a month with a hand fracture sustained at the Africa Cup of Nations, his club Reims announced.

Mane faces Onyango in showdown between Africa Cup of Nations stars

2019-07-04 08:22

Star forward Sadio Mane goes head-to-head with star goalkeeper Denis Onyango when Senegal meet Uganda in an AFCON last-16 match in Cairo.

Mane misses penalty, scores twice as Senegal qualify

2019-07-02 06:43

Liverpool star Sadio Mane scored twice after having a penalty saved as Senegal defeated Kenya in Cairo.

Bullish Cisse confident Senegal will come good

2019-06-30 16:25

Coach Aliou Cisse believes Senegal will back up their status as the continent's top-ranked side after a stuttering start to their bid for a first...

Mahrez and Algeria top Mane's Senegal in heavyweight clash

2019-06-27 21:19

Algeria fired a warning to the rest of their Africa Cup of Nations title rivals with a deserved win over Senegal in Cairo.

No specific Mahrez plan, says Senegal coach

2019-06-26 14:35

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse insisted there is no particular plan to counter Algeria star Riyad Mahrez in a blockbuster Africa Cup of Nations group...

Senegal lose Sane for rest of Africa Cup group stage

2019-06-24 15:22

Senegalese defender Salif Sane will miss at least his team's next two Africa Cup of Nations matches after hurting his ankle in the 2-0 victory over...

Senegal sweep Tanzania aside in AFCON mis-match

2019-06-23 21:06

Africa Cup of Nations hopefuls Senegal kicked off their quest for an elusive maiden title with a dominant win over Tanzania.