Africa Nations Cup

Gyan welcomes Grant to Ghana

The Ghana Football Association are set to confirm former Chelsea boss Avram Grant as their new head coach at the end of the week.

No CAF award joy for Enyeama

Nigeria captain Vincent Enyeama says he would gladly give up his CAF African Player of the Year award for a place at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

NFF accepts 'full responsibility'

The Nigerian Football Federation have taken "full responsibility" for the Super Eagles' failed 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying campaign.

Baxter lauds Chiefs' Bafana reps

Stuart Baxter has hailed the "courageous efforts" put on by the Chiefs players who helped Bafana secure their successful qualification to the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

Modise: Credit to Mashaba

Sundowns midfielder Teko Modise believes Shakes Mashaba deserves plenty of credit for leading South Africa to the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations as Group A winners.

Aluko gutted by AFCON flop

Sone Aluko admits Nigeria are bitterly disappointed to have missed out on a place at AFCON 2015 following Wednesday's 2-2 draw against South Africa.

Keshi: We took it for granted

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi believes his players only have themselves to blame after failing to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

Mashaba: We're here to compete

Shakes Mashaba says it will be to any team's detriment to take South Africa lightly at next year's Africa Cup of Nations finals in Equatorial Guinea.

Furman disappointed by draw

Dean Furman admits Bafana were "very disappointed" not to have beaten Nigeria after Wednesday's 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier finished 2-2.

Nigeria 2-2 South Africa

Nigeria battled from two goals down to secure a 2-2 draw with 10-man Bafana Bafana, but the result was not enough for them to qualify for the 2015 AFCON.

Keshi searching for three points

Stephen Keshi thinks that his players have the capacity to build on the momentum gathered during the 2-0 victory recorded in the Congo last weekend.

Coetzee eyeing Eagles scalp

Rivaldo Coetzee insists Bafana are targeting nothing less than maximum points against Nigeria as they look to end their long-standing winless run against the Super Eagles.

Nigeria v South Africa

Nigeria have it all to do when they host Group A leaders South Africa in the final round of 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying on Wednesday.

Jordaan hails 'amazing year'

South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan admits he has been left overjoyed by Bafana Bafana's achievements during an "amazing" 2014.

Shakes hopes for fair refereeing

South Africa coach Shakes Mashaba is hopeful that Wednesday's 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Nigeria is not marred by poor officiating.

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