Bafana Bafana vice-captain Percy Tau

Percy Tau banking on international experience at Bafana Bafana to handle AFCON expectations

As one of the key players in this Bafana Bafana squad, vice-captain Percy Tau has spoken proudly about the difficulties that this team is always ready to go through to make the nation proud.

Chinedu Obasi and Obinna Nsofor of Nigeria tackle Tico-Tico Bucuane of Mozambique during the African Nations Cup Group C match between Nigeria and Mozambique, at the Alto da Chela Stadium on

Tico-Tico Bucuane urges Mozambique to prove they belong at AFCON stage

Former Jomo Cosmos and Mozambique goal ace Tico-Tico Bucuane has encouraged his compatriots to prove they belong at the AFCON stage having returned to the competition for the first time in more than a decade.

Salomon Kalou of the Ivory Coast looks on in the rain during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between the Ivory Coast and Japan at Arena Pernambuco on June 14, 2014 in Recife, Bra

Salomon Kalou talks pressure for AFCON hosts with Nigeria up next

Former Cote d’Ivoire international Salomon Kalou believes the AFCON hosts winning their opener against Guinea-Bissau at the weekend did more than just set the tone for coach Jean-Louis Gasset.

Rui Vitoria

Rui Vitoria admits Egypt "lost concentration" in AFCON opener

Egypt coach Rui Vitoria was disappointed to come away from his side's Africa Cup of Nations opener against Mozambique with a 2-2 draw.

Namibia national team

Namibia, the underdog that can bite against Tunisia

The first few matches of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament have shown a strong indication that the underdog can bite in African football and this is the approach Namibia is taking to its game against Tunisia this evening.

Algeria vs Angola at AFCON

Algeria pegged back by Angola in AFCON opener

Algeria had to settle for a point in their opening game at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations after being held to a 1-1 draw by Angola.