Algeria deny Burkina Faso at the death in thrilling AFCON draw

Al Sadd striker Baghdad Bounedjah scored a 96th-minute header to deny Burkina Faso victory and keep Algeria's Africa Cup of Nations hopes alive.

Cape Verde goalkeeper Vozinha

A small country of quality players – the story of Cape Verde

When Cape Verde were drawn to face Egypt and Ghana in Group B of the AFCON back in October, very few gave the tiny island a chance.

Mothobi Mvala during the South Africa national men's soccer team media open day at Lentelus Sportsground on January 08, 2023 in Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Mothobi Mvala giving hope to the people of Theunissen ahead of Peter Shalulile battle

The small town of Theunissen in Free State will cheer on their most famous son Mothobi Mvala who is representing the nation at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Sunday.


Mohamed Salah injury set to rule him out of two games for Egypt at AFCON

Egypt and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah's hamstring injury, suffered at the Africa Cup of Nations, does not appear to be serious.


Deon Hotto targets Bafana Bafana's scalp as historic AFCON Knockout phase beckons

A few days ago, he was the architect of Namibia’s first-ever win at the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), now Orlando Pirates multifunctional player Deon Hotto makes it known that they are gunning for Bafana Bafana.

Innocent Maela of Orlando Pirates during the DStv Premiership match between SuperSport United and Orlando Pirates at Peter Mokaba Stadium on December 23, 2023 in Polokwane, South Africa.

Innocent Maela - Knowing Namibian players can work to Bafana Bafana’s advantage

Orlando Pirates captain Innocent Maela suggests facing Namibia, a team that includes players that play in the Premier Soccer League in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast could contribute to Bafana Bafana’s success.