Africa

Monday, 16 January 2017

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Underachievers DR Congo and Morocco contest a potentially thrilling encounter for their respective Africa Cup of Nations opener on Monday.

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Claude Le Roy wants Togo to be the "troublemakers" at the Africa Cup of Nations, but Ivory Coast will take some beating in Group C.

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The Liverpool striker scored his country's opening goal from the penalty spot as they made a winning start at the Africa Cup of Nations

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The Desert Foxes face a vital clash with Tunisia in their second game after failing to beat Zimbabwe and needing a late goal to secure a draw

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The country's football association has denied reports that they declined to use their hotel and training pitch offered them at the Afcon

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Cameroon's Benjamin Moukandjo scored a great free-kick goal in their Africa Cup of Nations opener on Saturday. Watch how Twitter reacted to the strike

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The striker claims he hasn't been fortunate with injuries but claims he’s ready for the Group D opening match against the Cranes on Tuesday

Sunday, 15 January 2017

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Goal looks at some of the all-time great exports from France’s top flight. This week, we look back on a career that took a while to get going but proved well worth the wait

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The former Orlando Pirates striker is pining that Zambia isn't at the 2017 Afcon, but looks back at one of the greatest achievements in their history

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Juary Soares' header denied the tournament hosts a win in the Africa Cup of Nations opener, frustrating their star striker

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Benjamin Moukandjo saw his opener cancelled out, with the spoils shared in a contest which leaves Africa Cup of Nations Group A tough to call

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The hosts were left disappointed in their opening Africa Cup of Nations clash as their West African opponents snatched a late point

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FIFA's top official for Africa Ashford Mamelodi has called it quits from the World's football governing body

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Captain Youssouf Mulumbu has revealed that his side are on strike due to an issue with bonuses, even if they are preparing to play Morocco