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Coronavirus Outbreak: African Champions League semi-finals postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic, says CAF
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Coronavirus Outbreak: African Champions League semi-finals postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic, says CAF

In the African Champions League semi-final showdowns between Moroccan and Egyptian clubs, Raja Casablanca are due to meet Zamalek while Wydad Casablanca will face record eight-time winners Al Ahly

Japoma Stadium in Cameroon picked to host African Champions League final in May
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Japoma Stadium in Cameroon picked to host African Champions League final in May

The Confederation of African Football said the Japoma Stadium in Douala, Cameroon will stage the final on 29 May

River Plate confirmed as 2018 Copa Libertadores champions after ruling from Court of Arbitration for Sport
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River Plate confirmed as 2018 Copa Libertadores champions after ruling from Court of Arbitration for Sport

The court dismissed an appeal request by River Plate's rivals Boca Juniors to be awarded the title because of the crowd violence which stopped the scheduled second-leg game from being played in Buenos Aires in November 2018

'Africa's greatest' Samuel Eto'o eyes move into management; rules out foray into politics
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'Africa's greatest' Samuel Eto'o eyes move into management; rules out foray into politics

Eto'o says he wants to move into coaching, although he has also taken a role with the Confederation of African Football.

FIFA secretary-general Fatma Samoura criticised over possible conflict of interest whilst working in new role at CAF
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FIFA secretary-general Fatma Samoura criticised over possible conflict of interest whilst working in new role at CAF

Samoura has asked Africa's soccer associations to give FIFA consent by next Wednesday to sell all media rights for the qualifiers for the next two men's World Cups and potentially all sponsorship around games

FIFA's plan to takeover Confederation of African Football to be challenged in court by CAF executive committee member Hasan Bility
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FIFA's plan to takeover Confederation of African Football to be challenged in court by CAF executive committee member Hasan Bility

CAF's Hasan Bility said he will ask the Swiss-based Court of Arbitration for Sport to declare invalid the agreement by which FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura will be sent on a secondment to overhaul the African governing body.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino dismisses Sepp Blatter's allegations of 'colonialism' over FIFA's intervention in African football
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FIFA President Gianni Infantino dismisses Sepp Blatter's allegations of 'colonialism' over FIFA's intervention in African football

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said that the state of African football wasn't as bad as the FIFA corruption scandal of 2015

CAF congress expected to be lively as member associations to debate allegations of fraud against continental body President Ahmad
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CAF congress expected to be lively as member associations to debate allegations of fraud against continental body President Ahmad

The Confederation of African Football congress is expected to be lively as member associations will debate on the decision to cede control to FIFA

Court of Arbitration for Sport to rule on the annulled African Champions League final, decide on means to resolve dispute
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Court of Arbitration for Sport to rule on the annulled African Champions League final, decide on means to resolve dispute

The Court of Arbitration for Sport will arrive at a verdict this month on the annulled match between Esperance of Tunisia and Wydad Casablanca of Morocco

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: High drama anticipated as VAR to be used from quarter-finals onward
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Africa Cup of Nations 2019: High drama anticipated as VAR to be used from quarter-finals onward

The VAR is scheduled to be used for the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations and for the following stages of the tournament

UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin opposes FIFA President Gianni Infantino's proposal to appoint Fatma Samoura as CAF watchdog
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UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin opposes FIFA President Gianni Infantino's proposal to appoint Fatma Samoura as CAF watchdog

Head of European Football Aleksander Ceferin has refused to concur with FIFA President Gianni Infantino's decision to nominate general secretary for CAF 'clean-up' role

FIFA President Gianni Infantino nominates General Secretary Fatma Samoura as corruption watchdog for CAF
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FIFA President Gianni Infantino nominates General Secretary Fatma Samoura as corruption watchdog for CAF

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has nominated his general secretary Fatma Samoura to a temporary role to watch over CAF as its president faces a corruption probe.

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Mohamed Salah's bid to lead Egypt to eigth title overshadowed by continental federation's corruption scandal
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Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Mohamed Salah's bid to lead Egypt to eigth title overshadowed by continental federation's corruption scandal

Salah's on-field presence for Egypt in bid to win 8th Africa title is likely to be overshadowed by FIFA's corruption probe over CAF President Ahmad's business dealings

African football boss Ahmad Ahmad released without charge after being held in corruption probe
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African football boss Ahmad Ahmad released without charge after being held in corruption probe

The president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, held in a corruption probe, was released without charge in France on Friday, the Marseille public prosecutor said.

Premier League: Liverpool's Mohamed Salah wins African Football Player of the Year Award for second straight year
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Premier League: Liverpool's Mohamed Salah wins African Football Player of the Year Award for second straight year

Egypt striker Mohamed Salah was voted as the African Footballer of the Year for the second successive year at the Confederation of African Football’s awards ceremony in Dakar on Tuesday.

CAF's decision to strip Ivory Coast of 2021 Cup of Nations hosting rights is 'stupid,' says Tottenham full-back Serge Aurier
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CAF's decision to strip Ivory Coast of 2021 Cup of Nations hosting rights is 'stupid,' says Tottenham full-back Serge Aurier

Instead of replacing Cameroon as hosts, African football's governing body offered them the 2021 edition, which had originally been awarded to Ivory Coast.

Confederation of African Football bans seven referees and linesman from Ghana over bribery allegations
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Confederation of African Football bans seven referees and linesman from Ghana over bribery allegations

The Confederation of African Football has banned seven linesmen and referees from Ghana over bribery allegations following a spate of instances implicating the officials in question.

Egypt's Mohamed Salah pips Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane to claim African Player of the Year award
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Egypt's Mohamed Salah pips Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane to claim African Player of the Year award

Prolific Liverpool scorer Mohamed Salah was named African Player of the Year in the Ghanaian capital Accra on Thursday, the first Egyptian to win the award since Mahmoud al-Khatib in 1983.

Mohamed Salah, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Sadio Mane in contention for African Player of the Year award
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Mohamed Salah, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Sadio Mane in contention for African Player of the Year award

Liverpool sharpshooter Salah is the leading English Premier League scorer this season with 14 goals, having moved from Roma in the off-season.

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cameroon 'not ready' to host tournament, says CAF chief Ahmad Ahmad
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Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cameroon 'not ready' to host tournament, says CAF chief Ahmad Ahmad

"Cameroon isn't ready to welcome even four teams," said Ahmad, the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).