Africa

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

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For the second time under coach Samson Siasia, the Super Eagles have missed out on a place in the competition as Egypt near a spot in Gabon for the first time since 2010

Monday, 28 March 2016

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The Chelsea midfielder, currently on international duty with Nigeria, is enjoying life at Stamford Bridge once more under Guus Hiddink after falling out with the Portuguese coach

Sunday, 27 March 2016

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Reports suggest that the national governing body has been dissolved, but the organisation's head insists the team are only thinking about the Super Eagles

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The African country's decision to leave the competition has thrown second-placed Nigeria's own campaign into chaos, with only one team now set to qualify from Group G

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The visitors' boss has demanded more from his side when they lock horns with Bafana Bafana again after their disappointing 2-2 draw at the weekend

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Samson Siasia's charges' hopes of qualifying for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations hang in the balance after Chad pulled out, meaning they are set to lose two huge points

Saturday, 26 March 2016

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Hlompho Kekana amazingly scored from his own half but South Africa remain without an AFCON qualification win after a 2-2 draw in Cameroon on Saturday

Friday, 25 March 2016

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The Arsenal forward impressed for the Super Eagles on his first appearance for his country of choice but failed to end the match on the victorious side

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The north Africans remain top of Group G in the AFCON qualifiers after Mohamed Salah's late goal cancelled out Oghenekaro Etebo's opener for Nigeria

Thursday, 24 March 2016

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The teenagers have impressed their new skipper with their displays in the Premier League this season, while the Chelsea midfielder also spoke about former team-mate Mohamed Salah

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The Nigeria-born winger has represented England at youth level but looks set to commit his international future to the country of his birth by playing against Egypt on Friday

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

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The former Sunderland striker is set to miss out on the clash with their African rivals, but Avram Grant's side will hope that they have enough to defeat the minnows

Tuesday, 22 March 2016

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The Gunners' teenage starlet fell ill in the Nigerian capital, but Goal have been told that he should recover in time for Friday's crucial clash against Egypt

Monday, 21 March 2016

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The 19-year-old, who has impressed for Arsenal in recent weeks, is set to make his competitive debut for the Super Eagles on Friday, prompting the FA to make a last-gasp bid

Saturday, 19 March 2016

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Raymond Domenech, who coached France to the 2006 World Cup final, says that "not even in their dreams" could Manchester City hope to beat Paris Saint-Germain

Sunday, 13 March 2016

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Two assists from Deeney and an opener from his Nigerian partner saw the Hornets reach the FA Cup semi-final and the coach is astounded at how well they play together