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  • Posted 20/11/2014

    Nigeria fail to qualify for 2015 Africa Cup finals

    Reigning Africa Cup of Nations champions Nigeria will not defend their title in Equatorial Guinea...

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  • Nigeria and Ghana in final push for tourney slots

    By AFP | Tuesday, November 18  2014 at  12:48

    Defending champ lead several top teams in a bid to qualify for next year's Afcon in Equatorial Guinea Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea, Stephen Keshi, Yaya Toure, Africa Cup of Nations

  • Six teams book 2015 Africa Cup of Nations places

    By BBC | Sunday, November 16  2014 at  12:35

    South Africa, Cameroon, Zambia, Burkina Faso, Gabon and Senegal qualify Full Story

    TAGS: South Africa, Africa Cup of Nations

  • South Africa seal place in Afcon finals

    By BBC | Saturday, November 15  2014 at  18:40

    Bafana Bafana reach next year's event in Equatorial Guinea with a game to spare Full Story

    TAGS: South Africa, Bafana Bafana, Equatorial Guinea, Africa Cup of Nations, Senzo Meyiwa

  • Tunisia qualify for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals

    By BBC | Saturday, November 15  2014 at  12:59

    2004 winners hold Botswana to join Algeria and Cape Verde Full Story

    TAGS: Tunisia, Africa Cup of Nations

  • Equatorial Guinea to host 2015 Nations Cup finals

    By BBC | Friday, November 14  2014 at  15:45

    Caf selects a replacement for Morocco after rejecting request to delay tournament Full Story

    TAGS: Equatorial Guinea, Ebola, Africa Cup of Nations, BBC, Caf, Morocco

  • Caf confirms Morocco will not host finals

    By BBC | Tuesday, November 11  2014 at  17:14

    No new venue yet for the January 17 to February 8 tournament Full Story

    TAGS: Morocco, Caf, Ebola, Africa Cup of Nations

  • Footballer of the Year 2014 shortlist unveiled

    By BBC | Monday, November 10  2014 at  11:00

    Yaya Toure, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Yacine Brahimi, Vincent Enyeama and Gervinho to compete for award Full Story

    TAGS: Yaya Toure, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Yacine Brahimi, Vincent Enyeama, Gervinho, BBC

  • No 2015 move despite Caf 'concerns'

    By PIERS EDWARDS | Wednesday, November 5  2014 at  11:01

    Morocco have until Saturday to decide whether they still want to stage the event Full Story

    TAGS: Morocco, Ebola, Fifa, Hicham El Amrani, WHO, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

  • BBC African Footballer of the Year list to be unveiled

    By VERA KWAKOFI | Friday, November 7  2014 at  12:56

    Five names in the running for the 2014 prize Full Story

    TAGS: BBC, World Cup, Ayew, George Weah, Nwankwo Kanu

  • Caf gives Morocco new deadline

    By BBC | Monday, November 3  2014 at  16:41

    Fate of 2014 Africa Cup of Nations tourney awaited Full Story

    TAGS: Morocco, Ebola, South Africa, Caf, Hayatou, Africa Cup of Nations, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

  • Algeria's Setif win African Champions League

    By BBC | Monday, November 3  2014 at  11:01

    Away goal rule costs DR Congo's AS Vita Club continental title Full Story

    TAGS: Champions League, Vita, Congo, Setif, World Cup, Morocco, TP Mazembe

  • Yaya Toure shortlisted for Ballon d'Or award

    By BBC Sport | Tuesday, October 28  2014 at  16:07

    Ivorian the only African in contention for Fifa's world player of the year prize Full Story

    TAGS: Yaya Toure, Fifa, Ballon d'Or, Real Madrid, Angel Di Maria, World Cup, Messi

  • Entente Setif draw at Vita Club in first leg of final

    By BBC | Monday, October 27  2014 at  14:08

    Algerians twice led in an entertaining encounter at the Stade Tata Raphael Full Story

    TAGS: Democratic Republic of Congo, football, Africa, Vita Club, Entente Setif, Algeria

  • South Africa goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa shot dead

    By AFP | Monday, October 27  2014 at  09:35

    Player was gunned down at a house in a township about 30 kilometres south of Johannesburg Full Story

    TAGS: South Africa, football, Senzo Meyiwa, dead