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Aug 02, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: African heavyweights Mali eager to bounce back in absence of rivals NigeriaThe 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup will present a good opportunity for Mali to bounce back after coming close to winning the elusive trophy just two years ago.
Jul 09, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Nigeria, despite being five-time champions, reeling under age fraudDespite being the defending champions in the U-17 World Cup, Nigeria won't be participating at the World Cup in India in October. Reportedly, 26 players from their U-17 team failed age tests conducted before an African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Niger.
Jan 02, 2017
African Cup of Nations: Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang among key players to miss club actionPierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Sadio Mane will be among key players who will miss action for their respective clubs during the African Cup of Nations.
Dec 24, 2016
Former Cameroon captain Rigobert Song 'back from the brink' after suffering strokeFormer Cameroon captain Rigobert Song is fit again after a narrow brush with death when suffering a stroke in early, he explained.
Feb 10, 2013
AFCon: Five things you need to know about Burkina FasoHere'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.
Feb 08, 2013
Referee banned after controversial decisions in African CupAmong 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.
Feb 07, 2013
Burkina Faso stun Ghana to enter African Cup finalsBurkina, 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.
Feb 04, 2013
African Cup: Nigeria dump favourites Ivory Coast to reach semisNigeria were given just a 20 percent chance by their own coach Stephen Keshi of overcoming the Ivorians... and they did it.
Jan 29, 2013
African Nations Cup: Holders Zambia in must-win situationZambia have shown little of the form that saw them win the Nations Cup one year ago.
Dec 31, 2012
Best of sport 2012: Bolt's gold, Zambia's destiny, Mary's spiritUsain Bolt's lightening speed at the Olympics, Zambia's fairy tale win at the African Cup of Nations and Mary Kom's indomitable spirit at the Games make up our best sports moments of 2012.