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CHAN 2018: Morocco storms into semi-finals after beating Namibia

The 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) host Morocco has qualified for the semi-final stage of the competition after seeing off Namibia in the first quarter final game played in Casablanca. The Lions of the Atlas...

Coach Hey asks to quit Rwanda after CHAN elimination

Rwanda’s head coach Antoine Hey has asked the country’s football federation to terminate his contract following his team’s exit from the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN). Ferwafa in a statement said it had “received a...

CHAN 2018: Quest for glory continues in Morocco

The battle for honors continues today as the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) quarter finals begin. Hosts Morocco will open the stage with a game against Namibia in Casablanca. The North African side booked its place...

Ethiopians dominate, break records at the Dubai Marathon

A new Dubai Marathon record was on Friday set by Ethiopia’s Mosinet Geremew when he sprinted clear from a large group of his compatriots to claim victory in the 10th fastest time over the...

Google celebrates Nigeria’s former player and coach with a doodle

Tuesday January 23 would have been former Nigerian player and coach, Stephen Keshi’s 56th birthday and tech giant Google chose to honour the successful coach with a doodle. Doodles are changes made to the Google...

FIFA confirms VAR will be used in 2018 World Cup

World football governing body FIFA on Monday confirmed that the Video Assistant Referee technology will be used at the World Cup in Russia. "Definitely VAR will happen," The Associated Press  quotes FIFA chief commercial officer...

Gabonese star Aubameyang a top target for Arsenal

Gabonese football superstar Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is rumoured to be a top target for English side Arsenal, who are ready to part with £53.4m for the Borussia Dortmund striker. Arsenal are said to be in the...

Salah, Mane shine as Liverpool inflict first loss on Manchester City

Prolific Egyptian striker Mohamed Salah and his Senegalese counterpart Sadio Mane helped Premier League side Liverpool inflict a first loss of the season to league-toppers Manchester City on Sunday at Anfield. The African duo netted...

CHAN 2018: Hosts Morocco hammer Mauritania in dream start

Morocco began their CHAN 2018 campaign on a high by hammering Mauritania 4-0, much to the joy of thousands of fans who had turned up to catch the first game of the continental competition. The...

2018 CHAN set for kick off with Morocco vs Mauritania clash

The 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) is set to kick off later today, as hosts Morocco seek a strong start against Mauritania in the tournament opener at Stade Mohamed V in Casablanca. This is Morocco’s...