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Watford and Aston Villa agree £25 million transfer fee for Ismaila Sarr

August 22, 2022

Aston Villa have reached an agreement to sign Watford’s Senegalese winger Ismaila Sarr, per latest reports. It has taken them three months but the 2021 African Cup of Nations champion has been moved on from the club. Ismaila Sarr will join Emmanuel Dennis as the latest to leave Vicarage Road as the Hornets seek to …

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Watford and Aston Villa agree £25 million transfer fee for Ismaila Sarr

August 22, 2022

Aston Villa have reached an agreement to sign Watford’s Senegalese winger Ismaila Sarr, per latest reports. It has taken them three months but the 2021 African Cup of Nations champion has been moved on from the club. Ismaila Sarr will join Emmanuel Dennis as the latest to leave Vicarage Road as the Hornets seek to …

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Sadio Mane beats Salah and Mendy to African Footballer of the Year award

July 22, 2022

Sadio Mane has been named the African Footballer of the Year ahead of Mo Salah and Edouard Mendy. Nigerian international Asisat Oshoala won the Women African Footballer of the Year award. It has been an eventful year for African football. The events across the planet may have affected some of its programmes, but not enough …

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Caf 2022 Awards: Mane and Mendy battle Salah Men’s Player of the Year

July 21, 2022

Sadio Mane will be jostling for the best player award with former teammate Mo Salah at a gala in Rabat, Morocco. Senegal and Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy makes up the three-man shortlist. The questions are many, but the main one would be who is the best player in Africa? It has been a long year …

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AFCON moved to 2024, Premier League clubs set to be affected again

July 4, 2022

CAF have once again rescheduled the Africa Cup of Nations. The biennial tournament set to hold in July 2023 has now been moved to January/February 2024. The Africa Cup of Nations is perhaps one of the most debated football competition ever witnessed. CAF has always been at loggerheads with Europe over the timing of the …

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Egypt goalkeeper Gabaski issues warning to Senegal ahead of AfCON final rematch in March

February 8, 2022

Egypt and Senegal will face off in a month’s time in the third round playoff of the CAF FIFA World Cup qualifiers in a rematch of the 2021 African Cup of Nations final. Egypt goalkeeper, Mohamed Abou Gabal “Gabaski” warned the Teranga Lions that the heartbreak that his Pharaohs suffered at the AfCON final will …

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AFCON 2021: Sadio Mane triumphs over Mohamed Salah in epic AFCON final

February 7, 2022

The Teranga Lions of Senegal have finally secured a first ever African Cup of Nations by beating record holders Egypt in a penalty shootout in Sunday’s final. Senegal and Egypt played out a 0-0 draw after 120 minutes to set up a tense penalty shootout. Egypt capitulated despite goalkeeper Mohamed Abou Gabal providing them a …

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AFCON 2021: Salah and Mane to face off in the final as Egypt see of hosts Cameroon in Semi final

February 6, 2022

Sadio Mane and Senegal will face off against Mohamed Salah and Egypt in the final of the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Cameroon after Egypt saw of the host nation in a penalty shootout. Egypt beat Cameroon 3-1 on penalties after a goalless 120 minutes at the Olembe stadium, Yaounde that saw a lot …

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AFCON 2021: Controversial referee who ended Tunisia vs Mali game early claims it was a message from God

February 3, 2022

Janny Sikazwe, the referee who officiated the Tunisia vs Mali group stage game in the ongoing African Cup of Nations tournament in Cameroon, has claimed that he ended the game after hearing from God. Sikaziwe blew for full-time early in the Group F opening match between Tunisia and Mali in the ongoing AfCON, and has …

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AFCON 2021: Sadio Mane declared fit for Senegal quarter final fixture

January 31, 2022

Sadio Mane has been declared fit by doctors after a head collision that left him dazed and is cleared to play for Senegal ahead of their quarter final game against Equatorial Guinea in the ongoing African Cup of Nations tournament. Sadio Mane was forced off the pitch during Senegal’s 2-0 round of 16 victory over …

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AFCON Update: Stampede kills six, injures 40 in Cameroon knockout game

January 26, 2022

An unfortunate stampede which killed six fans occurred as the hosts of the 33rd African Cup of Nations, Cameroon, battled Comoros for a spot in the quarter finals. Five-time AfCON winners Cameroon are looking to secure their sixth title at home in front of their football loving compatriots and this overzealousness led to a stampede …

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Sadio Mane beats Salah and Mendy to African Footballer of the Year award

July 22, 2022

Sadio Mane has been named the African Footballer of the Year ahead of Mo Salah and Edouard Mendy. Nigerian international Asisat Oshoala won the Women African Footballer of the Year award. It has been an eventful year for African football. The events across the planet may have affected some of its programmes, but not enough […]

Caf 2022 Awards: Mane and Mendy battle Salah Men’s Player of the Year

July 21, 2022

Sadio Mane will be jostling for the best player award with former teammate Mo Salah at a gala in Rabat, Morocco. Senegal and Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy makes up the three-man shortlist. The questions are many, but the main one would be who is the best player in Africa? It has been a long year […]

AFCON moved to 2024, Premier League clubs set to be affected again

July 4, 2022

CAF have once again rescheduled the Africa Cup of Nations. The biennial tournament set to hold in July 2023 has now been moved to January/February 2024. The Africa Cup of Nations is perhaps one of the most debated football competition ever witnessed. CAF has always been at loggerheads with Europe over the timing of the […]

Egypt goalkeeper Gabaski issues warning to Senegal ahead of AfCON final rematch in March

February 8, 2022

Egypt and Senegal will face off in a month’s time in the third round playoff of the CAF FIFA World Cup qualifiers in a rematch of the 2021 African Cup of Nations final. Egypt goalkeeper, Mohamed Abou Gabal “Gabaski” warned the Teranga Lions that the heartbreak that his Pharaohs suffered at the AfCON final will […]

AFCON 2021: Sadio Mane triumphs over Mohamed Salah in epic AFCON final

February 7, 2022

The Teranga Lions of Senegal have finally secured a first ever African Cup of Nations by beating record holders Egypt in a penalty shootout in Sunday’s final. Senegal and Egypt played out a 0-0 draw after 120 minutes to set up a tense penalty shootout. Egypt capitulated despite goalkeeper Mohamed Abou Gabal providing them a […]

AFCON 2021: Salah and Mane to face off in the final as Egypt see of hosts Cameroon in Semi final

February 6, 2022

Sadio Mane and Senegal will face off against Mohamed Salah and Egypt in the final of the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Cameroon after Egypt saw of the host nation in a penalty shootout. Egypt beat Cameroon 3-1 on penalties after a goalless 120 minutes at the Olembe stadium, Yaounde that saw a lot […]

AFCON 2021: Controversial referee who ended Tunisia vs Mali game early claims it was a message from God

February 3, 2022

Janny Sikazwe, the referee who officiated the Tunisia vs Mali group stage game in the ongoing African Cup of Nations tournament in Cameroon, has claimed that he ended the game after hearing from God. Sikaziwe blew for full-time early in the Group F opening match between Tunisia and Mali in the ongoing AfCON, and has […]

AFCON 2021: Sadio Mane declared fit for Senegal quarter final fixture

January 31, 2022

Sadio Mane has been declared fit by doctors after a head collision that left him dazed and is cleared to play for Senegal ahead of their quarter final game against Equatorial Guinea in the ongoing African Cup of Nations tournament. Sadio Mane was forced off the pitch during Senegal’s 2-0 round of 16 victory over […]

AFCON Update: Stampede kills six, injures 40 in Cameroon knockout game

January 26, 2022

An unfortunate stampede which killed six fans occurred as the hosts of the 33rd African Cup of Nations, Cameroon, battled Comoros for a spot in the quarter finals. Five-time AfCON winners Cameroon are looking to secure their sixth title at home in front of their football loving compatriots and this overzealousness led to a stampede […]

Current Standings

Group A

Rank Teams Played Won Drawn Lost Current form
1 CameroonCMR 3 2 1 0 DWWDD
2 Burkina FasoBFA 3 1 1 1 DDWLD
3 Cape VerdeCPV 3 1 1 1 WLDL?
4 EthiopiaETH 3 0 1 2 LLD??

Group B

Rank Teams Played Won Drawn Lost Current form
1 SenegalSEN 3 1 2 0 DWWWD
2 GuineaGIN 3 1 1 1 WDLL?
3 MalawiMWI 3 1 1 1 LWDL?
4 ZimbabweZWE 3 1 0 2 LLW??

Group C

Rank Teams Played Won Drawn Lost Current form
1 MoroccoMAR 3 2 1 0 WWDWL
2 GabonGAB 3 1 2 0 WDDD?
3 ComorosCOM 3 1 0 2 LLWL?
4 GhanaGHA 3 0 1 2 LDL??

Group D

Rank Teams Played Won Drawn Lost Current form
1 NigeriaNGA 3 3 0 0 WWWL?
2 EgyptEGY 3 2 0 1 WDWDD
3 SudanSDN 3 0 1 2 DLL??
4 Guinea-BissauGNB 3 0 1 2 DLL??

Group E

Rank Teams Played Won Drawn Lost Current form
1 Ivory CoastCIV 3 2 1 0 WDWD?
2 Equatorial GuineaGNQ 3 2 0 1 LWWDL
3 Sierra LeoneSLE 3 0 2 1 DDL??
4 AlgeriaDZA 3 0 1 2 DLL??

Group F

Rank Teams Played Won Drawn Lost Current form
1 GambiaGMB 3 2 1 0 WDWWL
2 MaliMLI 3 2 1 0 WDWD?
3 TunisiaTUN 3 1 0 2 LWLWL
4 MauritaniaMRT 3 0 0 3 LLL??
 
Knockout
 
Possible knockout

Results
Player Stats

League Table

Group A

Rank Teams Won Drawn Lost Points
1 CMR 2 1 0 7
2 BFA 1 1 1 4
3 CPV 1 1 1 4
4 ETH 0 1 2 1

Group B

Rank Teams Won Drawn Lost Points
1 SEN 1 2 0 5
2 GIN 1 1 1 4
3 MWI 1 1 1 4
4 ZWE 1 0 2 3

Group C

Rank Teams Won Drawn Lost Points
1 MAR 2 1 0 7
2 GAB 1 2 0 5
3 COM 1 0 2 3
4 GHA 0 1 2 1

Group D

Rank Teams Won Drawn Lost Points
1 NGA 3 0 0 9
2 EGY 2 0 1 6
3 SDN 0 1 2 1
4 GNB 0 1 2 1

Group E

Rank Teams Won Drawn Lost Points
1 CIV 2 1 0 7
2 GNQ 2 0 1 6
3 SLE 0 2 1 2
4 DZA 0 1 2 1

Group F

Rank Teams Won Drawn Lost Points
1 GMB 2 1 0 7
2 MLI 2 1 0 7
3 TUN 1 0 2 3
4 MRT 0 0 3 0
 
Knockout
 
Possible knockout

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