Cape Verde goalkeeper Vozinha

Mauritania game plan not a surprise to Cape Verde says Vozinha

Mauritania’s defensive approach was not a surprise to Cape Verde, who needed a late penalty from captain Ryan Mendes to progress to the last eight of the Africa Cup of Nations in Abidjan.

Bafana Bafana training ahead of Morocco clash in the 2023 AFCON - Picture by SAFA Media

Why Hugo Broos is confident that Bafana Bafana can eliminate favourites Morocco

Bafana Bafana head coach Hugo Broos has maintained that it’s possible for them to beat and eliminate one of the tournament favourites Morocco in tonight’s all-important 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) round of 16 clash.

Cape Verde midfielder Jamiro Monteiro

We are not scared of anybody – Jamiro Monteiro

Cape Verde midfielder Jamiro Monteiro has sent out a strong message to their remaining AFCON rivals following a hard fought 1-0 victory over Mauritania in Abidjan on Monday night.


Franck Kessie steps up for Ivory Coast to knock out AFCON holders Senegal

Franck Kessie converted from the penalty spot to eliminate defending champions Senegal from the Africa Cup of Nations and ignite jubilant scenes in Yamoussoukro.


Drama as late penalty sees Cape Verde advance to last eight at AFCON

A late penalty from Ryan Mendes sent Cape Verde into the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 win over Mauritania 1-0 in Abidjan on Monday night.

South African female referee Akhona Makalima

VAR a necessary tool – PSL referee Akhona Makalima

Highly rated PSL referee Akhona Makalima is relishing the opportunity to be part of the VAR team at the AFCON, describing football’s most recent technology as a necessary tool.