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Zdravko Logarusic: Croatian coach appointed by Zimbabwe

The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has named Croatian Zdravko Logarusic as the new coach of the national team. The 54-year-old left as coach of Sudan in December when his contract was not renewed. He has signed a two-year deal and will…

Pioneering DR Congo forward Leon Mokuna dies aged 90

The first player from DR Congo to play in Europe, Leon Mokuna, has died at the age of 90 in the Belgian city of Ghent. He had settled in Ghent, where he had begun his time in Belgium at KAA…

Chelsea’s Rüdiger says ‘Sierra Leone is home’, donates $100,000 towards education

Chelsea and German international Antonio Rudiger has donated $100,000 towards free education project by the Sierra Leone government. The player said it was his contribution towards the development of the country of his parentage. He made the donation when he…

African qualifiers for 2022 World Cup: Second-round draw in Egypt

The Nile Ritz-Carlton hotel located in Egypt’s capital Cairo is hosting the high and mighty in African football as the final draw for African World Cup 2022 qualifiers is held today, January 21. Africa’s race to elect representatives for the…

Ghana progress at Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations

Ghana edged into the semi-finals of the Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-0 win over Mali. The win for the Black Meteors saw them progress on goal difference ahead of Cameroon, who lost Thursday’s other game 2-1 to…

Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers: Algeria crush Zambia

Kenya held Egypt 1-1 and defending champions Algeria crushed Zambia 5-0 in Thursday’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. Debutant Mohammed Kudus clinched victory for Ghana over South Africa while Mali and Guinea ended 2-2 after four goals in 19…

2021 Africa Cup of Nations: Tanzania grab late win

Tanzania come from behind and score late to beat Equatorial Guinea 2-1 in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. Elsewhere Zimbabwe and visitors battled out a goalless draw in Group H. The National Stadium in Dar es Salaam was…

South Africa Crushes England in Rugby World Cup Final

The Springboks won the country’s third world championship, 32-12, extending the dominance of teams from the Southern Hemisphere. YOKOHAMA, Japan — South Africa captured its third Rugby World Cup championship on Saturday, defeating a favored England team, 32-12, and extending the dominance…

Ghana include seven new faces for Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers

Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has called-up seven new faces to his squad for November’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The Black Star’s host South Africa on 14 November and then travel to play Sao Tome and Principe four days later….

Gernot Rohr: Nigeria coach unhappy at fixture schedule

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says November’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers fixture schedule facing his side is “not ideal and proper” as he announced a 23-man squad. The Super Eagles open their Group L campaign against neighbours Benin at…