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Zambia’s Junior Chipolopolo Lifts U20 AFCON Title

Zambia’s Junior Chipolopolo Lifts U20 AFCON Title

President Edgar Lungu has congratulated FAZ president Andrew Kamanga for showing leadership in guiding Zambia to her first Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations title. Zambia defeated voodoo propelled Senegal 2-0 on Sunday to become the first host to win the tournament with President Lungu and his fourth Republican counterpart president Rupiah Banda cheering the team […]

Zimbabwe’s Failed Warriors Coach Callisto Pasuwa Quits

Zimbabwe’s Failed Warriors Coach Callisto Pasuwa Quits

WARRIORS coach Callisto Pasuwa became the first major casualty of Zimbabwe’s failed 2017 African Cup of Nations campaign when the gaffer threw in the towel yesterday and announced from Gabon that he was stepping down from his post. An emotional Pasuwa told The Herald from Libreville, shortly before his team’s departure for their journey back […]

‘Gabon Opposition Planning to Disrupt AFCON’

‘Gabon Opposition Planning to Disrupt AFCON’

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) says it is aware that Gabon opposition is planning to disrupt the 2017 African Cup of Nations, which will kicks off this afternoon in Libreville, the nation’s capital. But the African football body added yesterday it was confident the tournament would be a success. CAF Secretary General, Hicham Al […]

Nigeria Head Hoach Excludes English Premiership Players From Squad To Face Tanzania

Nigeria Head Hoach Excludes English Premiership Players From Squad To Face Tanzania

SUPER Eagles head coach Sunday Oliseh has published his list of invited players for his first game in charge of the team when they take on Tanzania in an African Cup of Nations qualifier on September 5 omitting several big names. For the match which takes place in Dar Es Salam, Oliseh has come up […]

Lionel Messi is in Gabon

Lionel Messi is in Gabon

Four-time world player of the year Lionel Messi linked up with Gabonese president Ali Bongo Ondimba on Saturday to lay the first stone at a future African Cup of Nations venue. The Barcelona star, who won a treble of Spanish title, Copa del Rey and Champions League last season, officially started the building process at […]

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