CAF Champions League: Enyimba edge Etoile

CAF Champions League: Enyimba edge Etoile

Enyimba defeated Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia 4-3 on penalties to qualify for the group stage of the Orange CAF Champions League. The pulsating game had ended 3-0 against the Nigerian ...

CAF Champions League: Udoh inspires Enyimba against Etoile

CAF Champions League: Udoh inspires Enyimba against Etoile

Enyimba took a big step towards qualification to the group stage of the 2016 Orange CAF Champions League after they defeated Etoile du Sahel from Tunisia 3-0 in Port Harcourt. Mfon ...

African Women’s Championship qualifier: Basigi praises Black Queens

African Women’s Championship qualifier: Basigi praises Black Queens

Ghana's women national team coach Yusif Basigi praised the battling qualities of his side after their 2-1 victory over Tunisia in the African Women’s Championship qualifier. The ...

AFCON 2017 : Adebayor fit to face Tunisia!

AFCON 2017 : Adebayor fit to face Tunisia!

Emmanuel Adebayor joined the Togolese national team and will be fit to face Tunisia in the next clash of the African Cup of Nations' qualifiers. The Togolese federation succeeded to ...

AFCON 2017: Abdennour says that a win against Togo is mandatory!

AFCON 2017: Abdennour says that a win against Togo is mandatory!

After the last training session before the crucial game against Togo, Tunisia players showed a great readiness to win this game after a disappointing start against Liberia. ...

AFCON 2017 qualifiers : The program of this week

AFCON 2017 qualifiers : The program of this week

The third round of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON 2017) qualifiers will take place on 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th March. A lot of great clashes are about to be seen this week. ...

Ali Maaloul : The best goal-scoring defender in the world!

Ali Maaloul : The best goal-scoring defender in the world!

A goal-scoring defender is a valuable asset for any club however,  it is surely unusual for a player in this position to be the best goal scorer in a national league and to succeed ...

CAF Champions League: Enyimba edge Etoile

Enyimba defeated Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia 4-3 on penalties to qualify for the group stage of the Orange CAF Champions League. The pulsating game had ended 3-0 against the Nigerian two-time CAF Champions League winners, who won the first leg 3-0 in Port Harcourt a fortnight ago. The seven-time Nigeria champions held out until the 42nd minute, when a well-taken free kick by Hamza Lahmar flew over the ...

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CAF Champions League: Udoh inspires Enyimba against Etoile

Enyimba took a big step towards qualification to the group stage of the 2016 Orange CAF Champions League after they defeated Etoile du Sahel from Tunisia 3-0 in Port Harcourt. Mfon Udoh gave Enyimba the lead after nine minutes from the penalty spot. The hosts doubled their lead in the 55th minute through the same player who netted his sixth goal of the competition. Etoile suffered another setback after ...

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African Women’s Championship qualifier: Basigi praises Black Queens

Ghana's women national team coach Yusif Basigi praised the battling qualities of his side after their 2-1 victory over Tunisia in the African Women’s Championship qualifier. The Black Queens fought back from a goal down and a player less to clinch the all-important away victory. The win puts Ghana in a good position ahead of the return leg in Accra as the qualification for the final tournament reaches the ...

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AFCON 2017 : Adebayor fit to face Tunisia!

Emmanuel Adebayor joined the Togolese national team and will be fit to face Tunisia in the next clash of the African Cup of Nations' qualifiers. The Togolese federation succeeded to convince Adebayor to return to the selection after a long absence. Togo will be looking in their match against Tunisia for a third win on a row. Adebayor's return will constitute a great motive for all the players and an ...

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AFCON 2017: Abdennour says that a win against Togo is mandatory!

After the last training session before the crucial game against Togo, Tunisia players showed a great readiness to win this game after a disappointing start against Liberia. Tunisia's defender Aymen Abdennour said in an interview with "Kooora" website that a win in the upcoming game is a must for his national team. Valencia's defender said: "We're aware that our game against Togo is really important. A ...

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AFCON 2017 qualifiers : The program of this week

The third round of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON 2017) qualifiers will take place on 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th March. A lot of great clashes are about to be seen this week. Cameroon will face South Africa, Nigeria will face Egypt and Tunisia will face Togo in the biggest fixtures of the program. Here's the complete list of matches : Wednesday March 23rd : 13h30 : South Sudan – Benin (Group C) 14h40 : ...

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Ali Maaloul : The best goal-scoring defender in the world!

A goal-scoring defender is a valuable asset for any club however,  it is surely unusual for a player in this position to be the best goal scorer in a national league and to succeed to maintain this rank after 19 league games. CSSfaxien's Ali Maaloul has successfully accomplished this mission by scoring 14 goals out of his club's 40 goals this season. Furthermore, the Tunisian team's captain has actually the ...

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AFCON 2017 qualifiers: Adebayor back in Togo squad

Togo head coach, Tom Saintfiet, has announced his 25-man squad to face Tunisia in the upcoming 2017 Orange Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers and Emmanuel Adebayor is back on the list! The Crystal Palace new signing was included in the squad despite he spent the first half of the season without a club after he parted ways with Tottenham. Olympique Marseille midfielder, Alaixys Romao, will also return to the ...

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FIFA ranking: Cape Verde go on top!

Cape Verde shocked the African continent and the world with its latest FIFA ranking as they went on top ahead of Cote d'Ivoire! The latest FIFA rankings were released on Thursday, March 3rd and Cape Verde are now the 31st best team in the world and also the top team in Africa, replacing 2015 Orange AFCON winners Cote d'Ivoire who came second. The Super Eagles of Nigeria moved up a spot to become 62nd in the ...

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TP Mazembe win their third CAF Super Cup

Orange CAF Champions League champions, TP Mazembe, clinched their third CAF Super Cup at the expense of Etoile du Sahel thanks to a 2-1 win on Saturday in Lubumbashi. Both sides entered the final with two CAF Super Cup titles in their tally. The DR Congo giants won it in 2010 and 2011 while the Tunisians were crowned in 1998 and 2008. Daniel Nii Adjei broke the deadlock for the hosts in the 20th minute with ...

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