No positives for Gourcuff

Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff claimed his team weren't helped by what he called a poor pitch and humid conditions during their 1-0 defeat to Ghana on Friday.

Ghana 1-0 Algeria

Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan scored a late winner as the Black Stars kept their 2015 AFCON hopes alive with a 1-0 victory over Algeria in Mongomo on Friday.

Ghana v Algeria

Algeria are faced with two serious injury scares ahead of their crucial Africa Cup of Nations fixture against Ghana at Mongomo on Friday.

Gourcuff: Penalty the turning point

Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff said a missed penalty by Tokelo Rantie proved crucial as his side came from behind to beat South Africa 3-1 in the Africa Cup of Nations on Monday.

Algeria 3-1 South Africa

Algeria rallied from a goal down record a 3-1 victory over South Africa in their opening Africa Cup of Nations clash in Mongomo on Monday night.

Brahimi: Algeria well prepared

Algeria attacking midfielder Yacine Brahimi says the Desert Foxes are determined to win all of their matches at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Algeria v South Africa

Algeria will look to their World Cup heroics for inspiration when they face South Africa in the second game of Group C on Monday.

Brahimi motivated for AFCON

Algeria midfielder Yacine Brahimi is as motivated as ever ahead of his team's Africa Cup of Nations campaign in Equatorial Guinea.

Phala feels the AFCON buzz

SuperSport United midfielder Thuso Phala is thoroughly excited to be involved in what will be his second Africa Cup of Nations campaign.

Ghoulam boost for Algeria

Algeria have received a welcome boost ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations opener with news that full-back Faouzi Ghoulam has returned to training.

Zeffane: Semi-finals the target

Algeria right-back Mehdi Zeffane has revealed that Africa's top-ranked team have set their sights on reaching the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals at least.

Players to be tested for Ebola

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed that all players taking part in the Africa Cup of Nations will be tested for the Ebola virus.

Zemmamouche to miss AFCON

Algeria goalkeeper Mohamed Zemmamouche will play no part in his country's quest to win a second Africa Cup of Nations title over the next three weeks.

Palacios backs Algeria

Former Orlando Pirates coach Augusto Palacios thinks that Algeria are the strongest candidates to lift the Africa Cup of Nations title next month.

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