Super Eagles and Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses is on a five-man shortlist for the prestigious BBC African Footballer of the Year award, where he will contend with Sadio Mane (Liverpool), Mohammed Salah (Liverpool), Naby Keita (RB Leipzig), and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund) The nomination is the second he has gotten after recently receiving nomination for
Morocco national team manager Herve Renard is arguably the most successful European manager to have had several stints with Africa national team after ensuring that Morocco gets a spot in the Russia 2018 World Cup. The 49-year-old Frenchman qualified Morocco to their fifth World Cup, breaking their 20-year jinx of appearance at the World Cup.
CAF executives rose from a Thursday meeting reaching two key decisions towards the development of the continental tournament, the Africa Cup of nations; first the number of participating countries where increased from 16 to 24, while the period of the event will hence take place from June-July, key reason being that it will accommodate more
The Confederation of African Football’s executive committee has approved two major changes in the continent’s top soccer tournament during their meeting on Thursday, increasing the number of participating teams from 16 to 24 effective from the 2019 edition and moving it from the beginning of the year to June-July. CAF which has about 54 nations
After 29 years at the helm of affair of the Confederation of African Football, Issa Hayatou has lost the Presidency and is to be replaced by Ahmad Ahmad. The Cameroonian lost by 20 votes to 34 in the election that took place today, with the head of the Madagascan FA Ahmad Ahmad winning in the