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Oct 03, 2016
Ex-Liverpool player Rigobert Song in coma, football fraternity offers supportRigobert Song, capped 137 times, played in four World Cup finals and a record eight African Nations Cups and also won Olympic gold in 2000.
Nov 03, 2014
Ebola fears could postpone African Nation Cup finalsA decision on whether the African Nations Cup finals will go ahead in January or be postponed because of fears over the Ebola virus is expected on Monday after the Moroccan government meets with Confederation of African Football leaders.
Feb 11, 2013
Nigeria beat Burkina Faso to win African Nations CupNigeria coach Stephen Keshi became only second individual to win the African Nations Cup as player and coach.
Feb 03, 2013
Decision on Drogba awaited, but does Ivory Coast need him?The decision on whether to start Didier Drogba is eagerly awaited as the Ivory Coast proved in the group stage that they could do without a player who previously had a talismanic influence on the team.
Jan 31, 2013
Togo join succession of outsiders into last eightTogo now join the other unfancied countries, the Cape Verde Islands and Burkina Faso, in the knockout stage of a tournament strewn with upsets.
Jan 30, 2013
Adebayor steps on to centre stage at Nations CupEmmanuel Adebayor will be the key figure at the African Nations Cup as he seeks to lead Togo to their first quarter-final place at the expense of Tunisia.
Jan 25, 2013
African Nations Cup: Ghana beats Mali as Congo slips upGhana's Mubarak Wakaso scored, was suspended and then carried off on a stretcher yet ultimately put the revived title contender in control of Group B at the African Cup of Nations on Thursday.
Jan 23, 2013
Nations Cup: Late goals lift Ivory Coast, Tunisia to victoriesFive of the eight games so far have ended in draws and the other three have all had late winners - Seidou Keita scoring for Mali in the 84th for a 1-0 victory over Niger on Sunday.
Jan 22, 2013
Nations Cup: Zambia, Nigeria make stuttering startsZambia's chances of emulating Egypt, Ghana and Cameroon as the only nations to retain the African Nations Cup did not look promising when they began their campaign with a stuttering 1-1 draw against Ethiopia
Jan 20, 2013
Goal drought marks slow start to African Nations CupUnseasonably cold temperatures, hours of driving rain, uninspiring football and no goals marked a truly dismal opening day at the African Nations Cup on Saturday.