Mikel retires from international football

John Obi Mikel has announced his retirement from international football after helping Nigeria to third place in the Africa Cup of Nations. Mikel...

We are very calm and focused – Senegal coach Cisse

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has revealed his side is very calm and focused ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Final in Egypt.

Belmadi on Cisse – ‘We used to play together as young boys in Paris’

Old friends Aliou Cisse and Djamel Belmadi go up against each other for a shot at history as the two coaches take centre stage ahead of Friday's...

Senegal vs Algeria match preview | AFCON 2019 Final

Hunting their first-ever Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy, Senegal take on 1990 winners Algeria after a series of tight tournament games that saw only one team...

Ighalo early goal helps Nigeria finish third at AFCON 2019

Odion Ighalo was gifted an early goal as Nigeria claimed third place in the Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 victory over Tunisia.

Cameroon sack Seedorf and assistant Kluivert after AFCON last-16 exit

Cameroon have sacked coach Clarence Seedorf and his assistant Patrick Kluivert after the Indomitable Lions' last-16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Tunisia vs Nigeria match preview | AFCON 2019 Third Place Playoff

If taking only regulation time into account, Tunisia’s semi-final defeat to Senegal in extra time was their fifth draw in six matches.

Mahrez magic guides Algeria to AFCON final

Riyad Mahrez scored a sensational free-kick in the 95th minute as Algeria beat Nigeria 2-1 to seal their place in the Africa Cup of Nations final.

Reaching AFCON final is unbelievable – Mahrez

Riyad Mahrez described Algeria reaching the Africa Cup of Nations final as "unbelievable" after setting up a showdown with Senegal thanks to his stunning last-gasp free-kick.

Nigeria players promised huge goal bonus ahead of AFCON semi-final

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed players will receive a massive bonus for Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Algeria. Nigeria...
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