Africa Nations Cup

CAF critical of Platini

CAF has expressed concerns about Michel Platini airing his opinions on the Africa Cup of Nations in the public domain.

Shaibu to pick from 66 players

Nigeria caretaker coach Shaibu Amodu has been handed a list of 66 players to choose from for the Super Eagles' final two 2015 AFCON qualifiers.

Nigeria keen to host 2015 AFCON

Seyi Akinwunmi, vice-president of the Nigeria Football Federation, says the West African nation is interested in hosting the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

West blasts defensive pair

Taribo West has criticised Nigeria centre-backs Kenneth Omeruo and Godfrey Oboabona for their performance in the AFCON qualifiers.

Keshi denies being sacked

Former Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi has spoken out against reports that he was fired from his post as the national team mentor.

Coetzee call surprised De Sa

Roger de Sa admits he was surprised to see Rivaldo Coetzee earn a call up to Bafana, but said he trusted Shakes Mashaba's judgement.

ZIFA won't bid for 2015

The Zimbabwe Football Association have announced that they won't be submitting a bid for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations hosting rights.

South Africa won't host AFCON

SAFA president Danny Jordaan has poured cold water on suggestions that South Africa will host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

Kaita backs new Nigeria coach

Sani Kaita has voiced his belief that incoming Nigeria head coach Shuaibu Amodu can lead them to qualification for the 2015 AFCON tournament.

Mayuka ends goal drought

Southampton striker Emmanuel Mayuka has expressed his delight after ending his goal drought for Zambia which lasted over two years.

Mbatha: Bafana will qualify

Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder Lindokuhle Mbatha is confident that Bafana Bafana will qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations next year.

Shabba confident of qualification

Bafana Bafana midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala is backing his countrymen to top their group and qualify for the 2015 African Cup of Nations.

Morocco withdraw as 2015 hosts

Morocco have withdrawn their right to host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations due to fears over the spread of the Ebola virus.

Nations line up for 2015 AFCON

South Africa and Egypt are leading the race to take over as emergency hosts of the 2015 AFCON following Morocco's request to withdraw as hosts.

Nigeria confirm Keshi sacking

The NFF have announced the sacking of coach Stephen Keshi, despite him overseeing a 3-1 win over Sudan in AFCON qualifying on Wednesday.

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