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AFCon: Five things you need to know about Burkina Faso

Feb 10, 2013

AFCon: Five things you need to know about Burkina Faso

Here's a quick roundup of some things you should know about the Burkina Faso -- the ultimate underdogs who are now in the final of the African Cup of Nations. #Nigeria #KickingAround #African Cup of Nations #Burkina Faso
Referee banned after controversial decisions in African Cup

Feb 08, 2013

Referee banned after controversial decisions in African Cup

Among the contentious issues during the Burkina Faso-Ghana semifinal was the red card given to Burkina's Jonathan Pitroipa that could mean he will miss the final. #KickingAround #African Cup of Nations #Ghana #Burkina Faso #Slim Jdidi
Burkina Faso stun Ghana to enter African Cup finals

Feb 07, 2013

Burkina Faso stun Ghana to enter African Cup finals

Burkina, who will meet Nigeria at Soccer City, edged their neighbours 3-2 on penalties after a 1-1 draw at the end of extra time. #Nigeria #KickingAround #African Cup of Nations #Burkina Faso
African Cup: Nigeria dump favourites Ivory Coast to reach semis

Feb 04, 2013

African Cup: Nigeria dump favourites Ivory Coast to reach semis

Nigeria were given just a 20 percent chance by their own coach Stephen Keshi of overcoming the Ivorians... and they did it. #Nigeria #KickingAround #Ivory Coast #African Cup of Nations #Togo #Burkina Faso
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Jan 29, 2013

African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Zambia have shown little of the form that saw them win the Nations Cup one year ago. #KickingAround #Zambia #African Cup of Nations

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African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Sep 20, 2014

Cameroon to host 2019 African Cup of Nations; 2021, 2023 hosts announced

Cameroon will host the ACON for the second time in their history in 2019... #Didier Drogba #Ivory Coast
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Sep 20, 2014

Guinea gets 2023 African Cup, Blatter gets backing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Guinea was chosen to host the 2023 African Cup of Nations in an unscheduled vote on Saturday, with African football head Issa Hayatou describing the surprise decision as a display of "solidarity" with the Ebola-hit countr... #Ethiopia #Sierra Leone #Liberia #Issa Hayatou #African Union #Republic of Guinea
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situation

Sep 20, 2014

Central, west Africa celebrate winning bids

Addis Ababa (AFP) - Central and west Africans came away smiling Saturday after an announcement that the Africa Cup of Nations would be hosted by Cameroon in 2019, followed by Ivory Coast in 2021 and Guinea in 2023... #Africa #Addis Ababa #Republic of Guinea