Ahmad: Caf boss and his vice Nyantakyi pay working visit to Burkina Faso

Caf President Ahmad Ahmad touched down Burkina Faso capital Ouagadougou Thursday night for a three-day working visit. The new leader of African football is embarking on the trip which will last until August 6 at the invitation of Burkina Faso…

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal manager says Afcon shift long overdue

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has welcomed the shift in the timing of the Africa Cup of Nations to the summer, saying it was long overdue. According to the Frenchman who is known for his likeness for African talents, he has…

Wafu Cup of Nations: Ghana to face Gambia in tournament opener [+FULL DRAW]

Hosts Ghana have been dawn to face The Gambia in the opening match of the inaugural Wafu Cup of Nations. The match is set for the Essipong Stadium on Saturday, September 9 with kickoff at 1500 GMT. From the draw…

REVEALED: $100,000 prize money for Wafu Tournament winner

The prize money for the maiden Wafu Cup of Nations 2017 to be hosted by Ghana is pegged at US$100,000, a document available to starrsportsgh.com indicates. The 16-nation competition is sponsored by FOX Networks Group (FNG) who signed a mega…

Fantastic change: Jose Mourinho happy with new Afcon timing

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho on Wednesday welcomed the decision to hold the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in June and July, calling it “perfect” for Premier League clubs. “If that’s the change it’s perfect for us obviously,” he said.…

2017 WAFU tournament to be launched in Accra today

The 2017 WAFU tournament will be launched today Thursday July 27 at the Labadi beach hotel in Accra with the Live draw also to be held at the event. Officials from Tournament sponsors FOX Sports and key officials from various…

Morocco to bid for 2026 World Cup

Morocco will meet next month’s deadline to bid to host the 2026 World Cup, says leading Confederation of African Football (Caf) official Amaju Pinnick. Interested countries have until 11 August to submit their bids, with the USA, Canada and Mexico…

Caf amends inter-club competitions calendar

The CAF Executive Committee at its meeting on Thursday, 20 July 2017, among other decisions amended the calendar for the knockout stages of the Total CAF Champions League 2017 and Total CAF Confederation Cup 2017. For the quarterfinals of the…

African Football Symposium: Decisions of Caf Executive Committee

CAF have confirmed a change in timing and increase in the number of participants from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations following the first African Football Symposium in Morocco. Stakeholders from across the continent were invited to deliberate over various…

Caf Decides: 24-team Afcon beginning 2019 – report

The Executive Committee Confederation of African Football (Caf) has passed a resolution for a 50% increase in participating teams at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament. This is effective the 2019 edition which already has Cameroon holding the hosting…

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