Anin Yeboah: Ghanaian judge named on Caf reforms task force

Fifa have formed an independent task force to help reform the scandal-ridden Confederation of African Football, having taken over the management of the continental organisation last month. Politicians, jurists and financial experts, including a former foreign minister of Mali, have…

Esperance declared African champions after legal battle

Tunisian club Esperance have been declared 2018/19 CAF Champions League winners after the Confederation of African Football’s disciplinary committee on Wednesday found opponents Wydad Casablanca guilty of abandoning the second leg of the final in May. This reverses an earlier…

Nigeria’s Amaju Pinnick dismissed as Caf vice-president

Nigeria’s Amaju Pinnick has been dismissed from his role as a vice-president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf) and replaced by South Africa’s Danny Jordaan. Pinnick had served as the first vice-president of Caf since July 2018. No reason…

CAF boss Ahmad questioned by French authorities in anti-graft probe

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad was detained and questioned by French authorities on Thursday in the latest criminal investigation to hit the governing body of world soccer, a day before the start of the Women’s World Cup. Ahmad, who doubles as…

LIVE: 2019 Afcon Official Draw

Watch live, the official draw for the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), Egypt 2019 from Cairo. Seeding: Pot 1: Egypt, Cameroon, Senegal, Tunisia, Nigeria, Morocco Pot 2: DR Congo, Ghana, Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea, Algeria Pot 3: South Africa,…

Afcon 2019: A wrap on the 24 QUALIFIED teams

The qualifying stage for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations has now concluded with South Africa becoming the last side to book their ticket to the June 21 to July 19 tournament. Group A Senegal and Madagascar went to the…

Caf boss Ahmad belatedly receives US visa [PHOTO]

Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Ahmad has belatedly received his visa to enter the United States for this week’s Fifa Council meetings. The Fifa vice-president was unable to attend the opening session of the two-day meeting after visa delays.…

Africa ‘will support’ 2022 World Cup expansion

Africa “will definitely support” expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams, says the Confederation of African Football (Caf) vice-president. Fifa’s Council is meeting in Miami on Thursday and Friday when it will discuss the possible expansion. With…

Ahmad Ahmad: Caf boss denied US Visa for Fifa Council meeting

Africa’s leading football official, Ahmad Ahmad from Madagascar, has been refused a visa to travel to the US to attend the crucial Fifa Council meetings in Miami at the end of this week, according to sources. Ahmad, president of the…

Kenyan Match Commissioner killed in Addis Ababa crash

A senior Kenyan football official was among the 157 people killed in an Ethiopian Airlines crash, the country’s federation said on Monday. Hussein Swaleh, former general secretary of the Kenyan Football Federation (KFF), had been returning to Nairobi after serving…

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