Friday , May 20 2022

Africa

Africa’s top four battle for place in CAF Champions League final!

The boys have been separated from the men and the journey towards crowning the TotalEnergies CAF Champions League winners of the 2021-22 season takes a new and intensive turn when they finals roll off this weekend. Defending champions Al Ahly take on Algerian side ES Setif while two-time champions Wydad …

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Eight teams for CECAFA Women’s Championship 2022!

Eight teams have confirmed participation in the regional CECAFA Women’s Championship. Uganda will host the Championship at the FUFA technical centre in Njeru between May 22 and June 5. Yussuf Mossi, the CECAFA Competitions Director confirmed that eight teams have confirmed participation in the tournament which will also be the …

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Mukuru named new Crystal Palace sleeve sponsors!

Mukuru, a next generation financial services platform and one of the largest money transfer providers in Africa, will become Crystal Palace’s official sleeve sponsor for the 2022/23 season. Mukuru has more than ten million customers, and has completed more than 100 million transactions since inception in 2004. In addition to …

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Ethics Committee opens formal proceedings against Gabonese football officials charged with sexual abuse!

In December 2021, the independent Ethics Committee initiated preliminary investigation proceedings into allegations of sexual abuse allegedly committed by the former Gabon U-17 coach Patrick Assoumou Eyi, who is accused of raping and sexually abusing minors in Gabon. Following a request by its chairman, and in accordance with the FIFA …

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Ethiopia & Tanzania qualify for 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup!

Ethiopia and Tanzania are through to the final round of the 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifiers despite their third round, second leg defeats on Sunday. The duo completed the remaining two spots in the six-team fourth round stage as Ethiopia bowed 1-0 at home at the Abebe Bikila …

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Morocco, Cameroon, Ghana & Nigeria book 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup tickets!

Morocco, Cameroon, Ghana and Nigeria secured their places in the final round of the African race to the 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup – India after third round, second leg wins on Saturday, April 30. The quartet secured their fourth round berths as Morocco pummeled Niger 7-0 in Rabat, …

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2022 CAF Women’s Africa Cup of Nations draw done!

The opening match of the TotalEnergies Women’s Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco 2022 will oppose the host country, Morocco to Burkina Faso on July 2, 2022 at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Sports Complex in Rabat. The match will kick off at 21:00 GMT. The complete schedule of the tournament was …

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CAF president Motsepe launches CAF African Schools Football Programme!

CAF president Dr Patrice Motsepe launched the CAF African Schools Football Programme in Maputo, Mozambique; in an event attended by members of the Mozambican Government, business and football leaders from Mozambique and the COSAFA region. Before the launch, the CAF President met with Mozambique President, His Excellency Filipe Nyusi, who …

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CAF Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Draw procedure explained!

With just a few days to the final draw of TotalEnergies Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Morocco 2022, CAF has released the draw procedure that will be used to determine the fate of the 12 countries that have qualified for the event. The final draw will be conducted at Mohamed …

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New tournament in COSAFA Schools Cup added to exciting COSAFA calendar!

COSAFA has introduced a new tournament that solidifies it’s cause to development football in the region. The COSAFA Schools Cup is an exciting new addition to the regional football calendar that will unearth the future stars of football in the southern region. This will be the seventh competition in this …

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