As the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations draws to a close, Goal profiles the tournament’s top five breakout stars
Sunday, February 5, 2017
The Africa Cup of Nations is set to come to a conclusion, with two of the continent's most successful countries reaching the showpiece.
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Burkina Faso and Ghana battle out for a third place finish at this year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Goal has it LIVE!
Friday, February 3, 2017
With old grudges to be settled between these two teams, Al Hain-Cole is expecting a typically cagey AFCON final to produce little goalmouth action
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Cameroon are into the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final after beating Ghana 2-0 thanks to two goals in the final 18 minutes in Franceville
Just one game stands between these two continental big guns and the AFCON final. Follow LIVE with Goal!
Pharaohs stopper Essam El Hadary woke up on Thursday morning, reading plaudits from around the world and knowing that it all wasn’t a dream
Having exceeded expectations thanks to a resolute team spirit, Al Hain-Cole is backing the Indomitable Lions to frustrate Grant's team in Franceville
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
The 44-year-old only got his chance after an injury to Egypt's first choice, but he proved the hero to deny Burkina Faso in a nail-biting semi
Having displayed a watertight back line throughout the competition, Al Hain-Cole expects the Pharaohs to frustrate Duarte's team in Libreville
Monday, January 30, 2017
The centre-back is anticipating a strong challenge from Cameroon on Thursday, but will not spurn an opportunity to put his name on the score sheet
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Reds supporters were pleased to see Senegal knocked out as it means they will get the attacker back from international duty
Thursday, January 26, 2017
The Ghana coach is doubtful over the fitness of his skipper for the next phase of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon
With the tournament's group stage now complete, Goal takes a look at the eliminated players returning to the Premier League and others in Europe
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
An injury to Asamoah Gyan added insult to losing top spot in AFCON Group D for Ghana after a loss to Egypt, although both teams advanced
Yves Bissouma's free-kick gave Mali a memorable AFCON moment, but they exited the competition after drawing with Uganda.
The Eagles need a win to keep their slim hopes of qualification arrive and our tipster does not expect the shot-shy Cranes causing many problems here
The Black Stars are already assured of a place in the next phase and our tipster expects a low-key clash against the Pharaohs for Avram Grant's men
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Schalke are set to be without the Ghana international defender for much of the remainder of the season after learning the full extent of his injury
Having impressed for Togo this month despite being without a club, the former Arsenal striker hopes he has won some Premier League suitors