Three-Star Elephants trample on Carthage Eagles

The Ivorians maintained their hold of the game as the Tunisians struggled in search of their feet. Throughout the first half, the Tunisians rarely threatened the Ivorian defence revolved around Souleymane Bamba and Didier Zokora whilst Cheick Tiote foiled all the attacking forays of the Carthage Eagles. Tunisia resumed on a high note and playmaker […]

Togo send Algeria crashing out

A goal in either half by Emmanuel Sheyi Adebayor and Dove Wome saw Algeria taste their second successive loss at the tournament and also the first team to crash out of the tournament. The Desert Foxes, like in their opening match against Tunisia which they lost by a lone goal, dominated play but failed to […]

Mahlangu hails South African supporters

Bafana Bafana has been playing in front of huge crowds in their last two matches against Cape Verde Islands and Angola – in Johannesburg and Durban respectively and Mahlangu says he was thoroughly impressed by the unwavering support. Now the last group stages clash against Morocco on Sunday (27 January), also in Durban, is sold […]

Ghana revive hopes with Mali win

Midfielder Mubarak Wakaso scored the only goal of the match in the first half from the spot to hand the Ghanaians their first win at the tournament. The Black Stars needed nothing short of victory to boost their chances and they did just that against a Malian team that rarely threatened the Ghana defence throughout […]

Bafana striker Rantie doubtful for Morocco clash

Rantie twisted his ankle in Wednesday’s (23 January) 2-0 victory over Angola in the second match of the Orange Africa Cup of Nations South Africa 2013. The striker watched on the sidelines alongside fellow striker Lehlohonolo Majoro who will miss the clash due to an injury on his shin which he sustained in the same […]