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AFCON 2019: Algeria edges Nigeria to set up clash with Senegal

Algeria has beaten Nigeria 2-1 in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations second semi-final game to set up a clash with Senegal in the...

Dangote promises $50,000 for each goal Nigeria scores vs. Algeria

Nigeria's Super Eagles now have even more incentive to pick up the scoring as they advance in AFCON 2019. Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote promised to...

AFCON 2019 SEMIS: West Africa vs North Africa affair

  The Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals line-up in Egypt this Sunday is out with the best-ranked team in Africa, Senegal, scheduled to lock horns...

Madagascar’s AFCON quest resumes with match against Tunisia

  Madagascar national soccer team, christened “Barea”, arrived in the land of the Pharaoh in Cairo as the lowest ranked team on the continent. The...

Senegal beats 10-man Benin 1-0 to advance to AFCON 2019 semifinals

Senegal beat 10-man Benin 1-0 on Wednesday at the Cairo International Stadium in Cairo to progress to the semifinals of the 2019 Total Africa...

Former Springbok wing James Small dies aged 50

Former Springbok wing and 1995 Rugby World Cup winner James Small died aged 50 on Wednesday from a heart attack, the South African Rugby...

Tunisia beats Ghana to seal final AFCON 2019 quarterfinal spot

Tunisia beat Ghana 5-4 on post-match penalties to qualify for the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals after the game ended 1-1 after...

Two Kenyan long-distance runners suspended for doping violations

Kenyan long distance runners Joyce Chepkirui and John Jacob Kibet Kendagor have been provisionally suspended for violating the International Association of Athletics Federations anti-doping...

President Museveni awards Cranes one million dollars for AFCON 2019 show

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has congratulated the country’s national football team for their performance at the 2019 Africa cup of Nations, pledging $1 million...

VAR to be used for remaining AFCON 2019 matches

The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system will be in play in AFCON 2019 beginning with Wednesday's quarterfinal games. It was originally planned to use VAR...
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