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African Cup of Nations

How AFCON 2017 will affect the English Premier League teams

African Cup of Nations is upon us. In 5 weeks time, a few clubs will rue the timing of the tournament.

Comprehensive guide on all the EPL players who will leave for the AFCON

A look at all the EPL players set to depart for the AFCON.

AFCON qualifiers: Algeria hit Ethiopia for seven

The Desert foxes annihilated the Ethiopian team.

Ghana on verge of African Cup of Nations qualification

Ghana could secure a place at next year's finals in Gabon as early as Sunday when they play Mozambique again.

African Cup of Nations news: Nigeria coach vows to crush Egypt in AFCON qualifier

Nigeria are two points behind the Egyptians on the Group G table of the African Cup of Nations qualifier.

Zimbabwe Football Association suspends board member over match-fixing claims

Edzai Kasinauyo has been suspended on allegations of trying to manipulate results of the national team's 2017 Nations Cup.

ZIFA executive committee member Edzai Kasinauyo suspended over match-fixing allegations

Edzai Kasinauyo was allegedly trying to fix Zimbabwe's African Nations Cup qualifier against Swaziland on March 25.

Nigeria's Samson Siasia vows to give AFCON ticket

Sunday Oliseh had quit as the manager of the team recently.

Kenya to host 2018 Africa Nations Championship

The 2016 edition of the tournament was hosted by Rwanda that saw Congo lift the title beating Mali in the final.

Cote d' Ivoire beat Guinea 2-1 to finish third in 2016 African Nations Championship

Guinea's inability to convert penalties cost them as they lost to Ivory Coast and finished 4th in 2016 African Nations Championship.

Congo beat Mali 3-0 to lift 2016 Africa Nations Championship title

Mechak Elia scored a brace for Congo to help them win the 2016 Africa Nations Championship.

Yaya Toure not happy with African 'Player of the Year' results

Yaya Toure recently came second to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the race for the African Footballer of the Year award for 2015.

Why is Abedi Pele considered to be one of the pioneers of African football?

Abedi Pele is widely considered as the pioneer of African football and even a decade and a half after retirement, he's still considered a legend in the sport. His sons Andre and Jordan Ayew ply their trade with Swansea and Aston Villa respectively in the Barclays Premier League.

Who is the most decorated player in the Premier League?

Which Premier League player has won the most number of trophies?

FIFA President Sepp Blatter praises Ghana's AFCON performance

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has lauded the performance of Ghana at the just-concluded 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Equatorial Guinea, where the Black Stars finished runners-up to Cote d'Ivoire.

African Cup of Nations 2015: Best XI

Using our unique rating system, we formulate a highest rated XI from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. Taken from the article -

Yaya Toure hails Ivory Coast's 'unbelievable' AFCON triumph

Midfielder Yaya Toure described his country's Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) win as "unbelievable" after Ivory Coast beat Ghana 9-8 on penalties to lift the trophy for the first time since 1992

Video: Didier Drogba's reaction to Ivory Coast winning the AFCON over Ghana

Video: Chelsea and former Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba and his family watching Ivory Coast win the African Cup of Nations

How Herve Renard inspired Ivory Coast to the African Cup of Nations title

Analysis of how Herve Renard inspired Ivory Coast to their second AFCON title after a 23-year gap

Team performance: Ivory Coast at the African Cup of Nations

Following their dramatic penalty shootout win over Ghana, we take a look at champions Ivory Coast and their performances from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations
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