The President of the Confédération Africaine de Football (“CAF”) congratulates President Gianni Infantino on his re-election as President of FIFA. CAF and Football in Africa has had a committed and dependable partner in President Gianni Infantino and FIFA in the development and growth of African and Global Football. The President …Read More »
CAF President Dr Motsepe meets CAF staff to engage & exchange ideas!
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe on Sunday, March 12 spent a few hours meeting CAF staff and administration at the headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. The CAF President was joined by CAF Third Vice-President, Souleiman Waberi, Fourth Vice-President Seidou Mbombo Njoya, Fifth Vice-President Kanizat Ibrahim and General Secretary Veron Mosengo-Omba. The …Read More »
CAF President Dr Motsepe mourns tragic death of Richards Bay’s Siphamandla Mtolo!
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe has expressed shock and sadness following the tragic death of Richards Bay FC player Siphamandla Mtolo who collapsed during the training session at his club in South Africa. Dr Motsepe and the CAF Family mourns the tragic passing of a player who played a meaningful …Read More »
CAF President Dr Motsepe mourns tragic death of Ivorian 21-year old Sylla Moustapha!
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe has expressed his shock and sadness following the tragic death of Ivorian youngster, Sylla Moustapha who collapsed on the pitch during the Ivorian Ligue 1 LONACI fixture between his club, Racing Club d’Abidjan and SOL FC at Robert Champroux Stadium in Cote d’Ivoire. Moustapha, who …Read More »
CAF president Motsepe & African Football expresses condolences on passing of Pele!
The President of CAF Dr Patrice Motsepe expressed the condolences of Football on the African Continent on the passing of Football Icon Pelé. Dr Motsepe said: “Pelé was a unique inspiration to the African Continent and to football lovers worldwide and his death is a huge loss for supporters and …Read More »
CAF President Dr Motsepe see’s African nation winning FIFA World Cup within reach!
The Confédération Africaine de Football (“CAF”) stated today that Africa is inspired by the performances of the five African National Teams that participated in the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. CAF is particularly excited by the historic victories of Morocco and its qualification for the semi-finals of the 2022 …Read More »
CAF President attends COSAFA Zonal Qualifiers for the CAF African Schools Football Championship!
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe visited Malawi today to participate in the kick-off event of the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (“COSAFA”) Zonal Qualifiers for the CAF African Schools Football Championship. Dr Motsepe met Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Richard Chimwendo Banda, Deputy Minister of Education, Madalisto Kambauwa-Wirima …Read More »
CAF president attends ECA General Assembly in Istanbul!
CAF president Dr Patrice Motsepe attended the European Club Association (“ECA”) General Assembly in Istanbul, Turkey on Friday, September 23 and was accompanied by the CAF General Secretary Véron Mosengo-Omba. Dr Patrice Motsepe said, “CAF is committed to cooperate and work together with the ECA, UEFA, other football Confederations and …Read More »
CAF President Dr Motsepe to launch Africa Super League in Tanzania!
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe will launch the eagerly-anticipated Africa Super League on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. The launch will be live in Arusha, Tanzania at 13h00 Eastern African Time (EAT)/ 12h00 Cairo time/ 10h00 GMT on several TV networks in Africa and other parts of the world including CAF …Read More »
CAF president Motsepe: Women are shaping the future of Africa’s football & its socio-economic upliftment!
CAF President Dr Patrice Motsepe says women are playing a pivotal role in shaping the future of African football and the socio-economic development and growth of the African Continent. This was part of his remarks to mark the International Women’s Day. While there is a lot of work that still …Read More »