Headlines

AUBAMEYANG NETS AGAIN AS GABON DRAW WITH BURKINA FASO

AUBAMEYANG NETS AGAIN AS GABON DRAW WITH BURKINA FASO

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang netted for the second time in as many games but Africa Cup of Nations hosts Gabon were again held to a 1-1 draw by Burkina Faso in Libreville on Wednesday. Prejuce Nakoulma silenced the Stade de l’Amitie as he gave Burkina Faso an early lead but Aubameyang soon levelled from the penalty spot […]

CAMEROON BATTLE BACK TO BEAT GUINEA-BISSAU

CAMEROON BATTLE BACK TO BEAT GUINEA-BISSAU

Defender Michael Ngadeu smashed in the winning goal as Cameroon came from behind to beat minnows Guinea-Bissau 2-1 at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday. Guinea-Bissau had gone in front in the Group A game in Libreville when Piqueti produced a contender for goal of the tournament in the 13th minute. But the Indomitable […]

Chilli Boys part ways with Ndulula

Chilli Boys part ways with Ndulula

Chippa United have confirmed Bongani Ndulula’s departure from the Port Elizabeth based team. The much traveled striker joined Chippa at the beginning of the season but failed to make a single appearance for the team in the first half of the season. A statement on the club’s website read: Chippa United can confirm that striker; […]

Chippa release former Kaizer Chiefs Simphiwe Mtsweni and Ayanda Masiko

Chippa release  former Kaizer Chiefs Simphiwe Mtsweni and Ayanda Masiko

Chippa United have announced the departure of goalkeeper Ayanda Masiko, to go with the earlier release of defender Simphiwe Mtsweni. Neither played featured for a single minute for Chippa in the first half of the season and are no longer in the plans of coach Dan Malesela. “Goalkeeper Ayanda Masiko and defender Simphiwe Mtsweni both […]

MALI HOLDS EGYPT AS EL HADARY MAKES HISTORY

MALI HOLDS EGYPT AS EL HADARY MAKES HISTORY

Egyptian veteran goalkeeper Essam El Hadary wrote a new chapter in history when he became the oldest ever player to take part in the African Cup of Nations, but he was not to celebrate ads the Pharaohs were held to a goalless draw by a determined Mali side. The second match of the Group D […]

France will be tough but we are up to the task – Mgcoyi

France will be tough but we are up to the task – Mgcoyi

Banyana Banyana striker Andisiwe Mgcoyi is confident they will do well against France when they meet in an international friendly match on Sunday, 22 January in Saint-Denis, Reunion Islands. Kickoff is at 19h00. The Europeans are ranked 3rd in the world and 2nd in EUFA while South Africa is ranked 5th on the continent and […]

ANDRE AYEW GIVES GHANA NARROW WIN OVER UGANDA

ANDRE AYEW GIVES GHANA NARROW WIN OVER UGANDA

Andre Ayew converted a first-half penalty as Ghana started their latest bid to reclaim the Africa Cup of Nations title with a hard-earned 1-0 victory against Uganda in Port-Gentil on Tuesday. The West Ham United star’s 32nd-minute conversion from the spot was all that separated the sides on an awful pitch as Ghana withstood Ugandan […]

KABANANGA STRIKES AS DR CONGO STUN MOROCCO

KABANANGA STRIKES AS DR CONGO STUN MOROCCO

Junior Kabananga pounced on a goalkeeping error to give the Democratic Republic of Congo a 1-0 win over Morocco in an Africa Cup of Nations upset on Monday in Gabon.   Success came two days after the central Africans refused to train over a bonuses row and a red card and an injury meant they […]

Amanda Dlamini return to Banyana Banyana

Amanda Dlamini  return to Banyana Banyana

JVW FC midfielder Amanda Dlamini and goalkeeper Monnye Theledi of Kanatla Ladies, have been called up to replace the injured Nompumelelo Nyandeni and Roxanne Barker in the Banyana Banyana squad to face France in an international friendly. The match will be played on Sunday, 22 January 2017 in Saint-Denis, Reunion Islands. Kickoff is at 19h00 […]

44 Year Essam El Hadary is AFCON ‘OLD SOLDIERS

44 Year   Essam El Hadary is  AFCON ‘OLD SOLDIERS

Africa Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 will be the first outing for some players. For others, it is a familiar terrain after multiple appearances and honours. Despite the advancing age of the veterans, they continue to live by the adage ‘old soldier never dies’. The leader of the troop is the Egyptian veteran goalkeeper, Essam […]