Burkina Faso forward Souleymane Alio has been named the TotalEnergies U17 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) player of the tournament following his splendid performances for his side in Algeria. Alio scored twice for the Burkinabe in the tournament, but it was his overall contribution in the team that put him …Read More »
High voltage AFCON 2021 – Semifinals awaiting!
It’s time now for the “final four” of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, Cameroon 2021. After the exciting quarterfinals games, Cameroon Indomitable Lions, Burkina Faso Stallions, Egypt Pharaohs and Senegal Teranga Lions completed the “Golden Quartet” of the 33rd TotalEnergies AFCON edition. The semifinal matches are as follows: Match …Read More »
Hosts Mauritania to face Cameroon in U-20 AFCON, Ghana clash with Morocco!
Hosts Mauritania have been handed a tough draw to face former champions Cameroon at the Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations next month. The home side will also play Uganda and Mozambique in the Group A of the tournament following the draw conducted in Yaounde on Monday. Two former title …Read More »
Kerala Blasters sign Burkina Faso midfielder Bakary Kone!
Indian Super League franchise Kerala Blasters have announced the signing of Burkina Faso midfielder Bakary Kone ahead of the 2020/21 season. 32 year old Ouagadougou-born Bakary Kone at youth level played for local side Étoile Filante, where he also made is senior debut. In 2006, Bakary Kone moved to France …Read More »