Africa

Thursday, October 16, 2014

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ANALYSIS: A mixed performance by the Super Eagles, but some of the coach's changes pre-match and during the 3-1 win over Sudan had a big impact on the outcome

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

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The ex-international claims the Super Eagles' victory against the Falcons of Jediane will help ease the pressure on the national team and their coach

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Shakes Mashaba's men remain top of Afcon qualification Group A following Wednesday's stalemate, ahead of the visitors, Nigeria and Sudan

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The home side held onto their place at the top of Group E with a win over Michel Dussuyer's team, with Agyemang Badu scoring late in the game to secure the points

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Stephen Keshi's men have had an appalling start to their attempts at Afcon qualification, but they will be hoping these three points can spark a revival

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The Gunners bolstered their attack with the signings of Danny Welbeck and Alexis Sanchez over the summer, but could also add the Nigeria star to their ranks

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

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The two sides met just a week ago as they played out a 1-1 draw and the home side's captain is confident they will pick up all three points in their Afcon qualifier

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The defending Africa Cup of Nations champions have had a torrid start to their qualifying campaign and the coach admits it has been an embarrassing run of results

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The winger, who moved to Goodison Park on loan from Chelsea in the summer, is yet to truly sparkle with the Toffees but his manager insists he will eventually come good

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Badou Ezzaki's side struck three times in the final 15 minutes to heap misery on their guests, who are without a win in their last six

Monday, October 13, 2014

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The German coach is being considered for the vacant position following the withdrawal of Patrick Kluivert from the process

Sunday, October 12, 2014

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COMMENT: The bitterly disappointing loss in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying has surely brought the Big Boss's era with Nigeria to a close, with the Super Eagles bottom of Group A

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The 34-year-old suffered a calf problem in Mali's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia and is not yet sure for how long he will be sidelined

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The former Rossoneri midfielder is a huge admirer of the Germany international, whom he believes would solve nearly all of the San Siro side's "structural problems"

Saturday, October 11, 2014

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The visitors were heading for an away victory after Asamoah Gyan had put them ahead, but they conceded towards the end to drop points in the Afcon qualifier

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The former Paris Saint-Germain midfielder believes coach Stephen Keshi and his men are not to blame for the Super Eagles' defeat to Sudan in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

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The Falcons of Jediane, fuelled by a deafening atmosphere inside Khartoum Stadium, brought down the African champions down to their knees with a commanding display

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Stephen Keshi desperately needs a win if the African Cup of Nations holders are to reach the tournament this time around - find out if they can do just that with our LIVE commen...