World Cup: Afcon experience vital for Harambee Stars' 2022 bid - Juma

World Cup: Afcon experience vital for Harambee Stars’ 2022 bid – Juma

The former international says Kenya must apply lessons learned in Egypt as they fight to secure their first-ever World Cup qualification AFC Leopards Football Operations manager Tom Juma has challenged Harambee Stars to use their Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) experience in their pursuit of a World Cup slot. Kenya are in Group E alongside … Read more…

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The tournament, which is being hosted by Cameroon, will now revert to its traditional slot, impacting on domestic leagues across Europe Premier League clubs, including title-chasing Liverpool, face being without their African players for up to six weeks next season after it was confirmed the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations is to revert to its … Read more…

Afcon 2019 finalist Badou Ndiaye makes loan switch from Stoke City to Trabzonspor

Afcon 2019 finalist Badou Ndiaye makes loan switch from Stoke City to Trabzonspor

The Senegal international made 13 appearances for the Potters in the Championship this season before transfer Africa Cup of Nations finalist Badou Ndiaye has completed a loan move to Turkish side Trabzonspor, the club confirmed on Saturday. The 29-year-old has signed for Karadeniz Fırtınası for six months, with the club having an option to buy … Read more…

Caf considering moving 2021 Afcon back to January or February

Caf considering moving 2021 Afcon back to January or February

The 2019 Afcon finals were held in June/July, a departure from the traditional period where it was staged at the start of the year Caf president Ahmad Ahmad says the dates to host the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations could be reverted to the old calendar due to unfavourable June and July climatic conditions in … Read more…

Bounedjah concedes he returned to action too early after Algeria's Afcon success

Bounedjah concedes he returned to action too early after Algeria’s Afcon success

The Algeria international was speaking after being named man of the match in Al Sadd’s Club World Cup win over Hienghene Sport Al Sadd striker Baghdad Bounedjah believes his swift return to action after Algeria’s Africa Cup of Nations success in July contributed to his slow start this season. The frontman netted the winning goal … Read more…