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    Yaya Toure shortlisted for Ballon d'Or award

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  • Posted 3 days ago

    Entente Setif draw at Vita Club in first leg of final

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  • 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

  • Nigeria reclaim African women's title

    By BBC Sport | Sunday, October 26   2014 at  16:49

    Super Falcons beat Cameroon 2-0 in Namibia Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Cameroon, Super Falcons, Desire Oparanozie, Asisat Oshoala

  • Algeria hit new high in Fifa world rankings

    By BBC Sport | Friday, October 24   2014 at  16:00

    Desert Foxes placed 15th on the global list Full Story

    TAGS: Algeria, Desert Foxes, Fifa, Cote d'Ivoire, Nigeria

  • South Africa rule out hosting Africa Cup of Nations

    By VICKY SOMNISI-ABRAHAM in Johannesburg | Monday, October 20   2014 at  18:10

    Minister Mbalula says budget cycle can't allow stepping in for Morocco Full Story

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

  • Algeria close in on Morocco finals

    By BBC Sport | Tuesday, October 14   2014 at  15:59

    Desert Foxes show why they are Africa's top-ranked side Full Story

    TAGS: Algeria, Africa Cup of Nations, Nigeria, Stephen Keshi, Morocco

  • Katongo thrown out of Zambia squad

    By BBC | Tuesday, October 14   2014 at  12:19

    Captain leaves the squad after a falling out with the coaching staff Full Story

    TAGS: Katongo, Zambia, Africa Cup of Nations, South Africa, Chinese

  • Coach Keshi: Nigeria are being sabotaged

    By BBC Sport | Monday, October 13   2014 at  15:40

    Defeat by Sudan plunges Super Eagles into deeper crisis Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Stephen Keshi, Super Eagles, Sudan, Africa Cup of Nations

  • Sudanese celebrate historic win against Nigeria

    By MOHAMMED AMIN in Khartoum | Sunday, October 12   2014 at  17:20

    Football union promises players generous bonuses for feat Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Sudan, Super Eagles, Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco, Mutasim Gaafar

  • Nigeria suffer shock defeat to Sudan

    By BBC Sport | Sunday, October 12   2014 at  12:12

    Defending African champions slump to the bottom of Group A Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Sudan, Rafik Halliche, Stephen Keshi, Afcon, Super Eagles

  • Nigeria aim to boost campaign

    By BBC | Saturday, October 11   2014 at  15:23

    Defending African champions visit Sudan desperate for a first win Full Story

    TAGS: Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco, Nigeria, Stephen Keshi, Super Eagles, Ebola

  • Egypt set for critical encounters

    By BBC | Friday, October 10   2014 at  12:52

    Angry officials threaten to sack coach if the country suffers a third consecutive qualifying flop Full Story

    TAGS: Egypt, Africa Cup of Nations, Botswana, Papiss Cisse

  • Moses forced out of Nigeria squad

    By OLUWASHINA OKELEJI and PIERS EDWARDS | Monday, October 6   2014 at  17:01

    Eto'o exit a 'blessing' for Cameroon Full Story

    TAGS: Nigeria, Victor Moses, Samuel Eto'oo, Morocco, Africa Cup of Nations, Stephen Keshi

  • Caf lifts Gambia suspension

    By MOMODOU BAH | Wednesday, October 1   2014 at  11:39

    Confederation halts two-year ban satisfactory elections Full Story

    TAGS: Gambia, Fifa, Caf, Modou Lamin Kabba Bajo, elections

  • Setif to play Vita Club in African Champions League final

    By BBC | Monday, September 29   2014 at  14:29

    Away goal rules locks out DR Congo's TP Mazembe Full Story

    TAGS: Setif, Vita Club, Champions League, Algeria, Entente Setif, TP Mazembe, Democratic Republic of Congo