The 2022 African Cup of Nations will start in less than two months. Twenty-four African teams have already qualified for the continental tournament. Cameroon will be the host country for the 2022 African cup of nations tournament. Yaounde, Douala, Garoua, Bafoussam, and Limbe are the 5 Cameroonian cities that will host the tournament.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is the administrative body for football in the continent of Africa. Much like it's European counterpart: UEFA, the Confederation of African Football is responsible for managing international competitions in Africa. There are currently fifty four member nations.
It takes a lot to please the Confederation of African Football (CAF) when it comes to winning the African Footballer of the Year Award. Nigeria, for all its embarrassment of talents, has won it four times; on all of those occasions by its golden generation of stars like Emmanuel Amuneke (1994), Victor Ikpeba (1997), and Nwankwo Kanu ( 1996 and 1999).
Confederation of African Football (CAF) has reacted after Super Eagles earn qualification to another to 2022 Africa Cup of Nation in Cameroon.Sierra Leone and Lesotho played to a barren draw in the other Group L match on Saturday afternoon kick-off at Setsoto Stadium in Maseru.
Africa is a continent that has produced many world class footballers. It not only produced great players but also known for exporting many players all over the world. Starting from Eusebio of Portugal in the 1960s, who was originally from Mozambique. Africa has never stopped churning out exceptional talents in the round leather game.
Super falcons captain Onome Ebi, has likened the Aisha Buhari cup to African Cup of Nations tournament. She describes the initiative as a good one, which will also help the team prepare for the upcoming Africa Women's Cup of Nations (AWCON). The 38 year old defense stalwart comparing both tournaments may come off as ludicrous and shouldn't be in the same sentence.
The Super Eagles lost to Central Africa Republic in today's match, they still topped the group table despite today's result. Here are two referee decisions made against Nigeria that needed a look from VAR. 1. Handling The Ball In The Penalty Area In the opening minutes of the first half, a central Africa Republic defender handled the ball in the penalty area and the referee seemed to be uninterested and waved play on.
The annual continental club football competition is run by Confederation of African Football (CAF) and is been contested amongst 68 top teams from 56 associations who’re either champions of their respective leagues or make it through qualification. Since the tournament was birthed it has produced several winners in the past with the North African teams dominance growing stronger every now and then without any signs or signal of slowing down their dominance on the biggest club football competition on the continent.
Amaju Melvin Pinnick is the current president of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), an office he has assumed in September 2014. He has also served as the Vice President of Confederation of African Football (CAF). In addition, Pinnick is a member of the Organising Committe for FIFA competitions.
Ahead of the 2021 African Cup Of Nations football competition which will be staged in Cameroon, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Tuesday made the group stage draw where the 24 teams that qualified from the preliminary rounds were grouped into six. Check out the group stage draw results below
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will be hosted today by the Cape Verde national team in their second round of the world cup qualifying. The Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated the Liberian team few days ago. The two goals in the game was scored in the first half by Leicester City's Kelechi Iheanacho.
Confederation of African Football (CAF) have reacted after the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic group draw released on Wednesday at FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland.The countdown to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is underway after being postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic as 16 men's teams in the football competition are set to find out their opponents.
African soccer governing body has opened the book of remembrance for former Super Eagles defensive force Stephen Okechukwu Keshi for an iconic feat as a footballer and coach. The Confederation of African Football or CAF is the administrative and controlling body for African association football remembered the late "Big Boss" through their verified social media account. CAF which is the representation the national football associations of Africa and are running continental, national, and club competitions, and
Central Africa Republic produce shock in group (C) as they beat Nigeria 1-0 in Teslim Balogun stadium in Lagos state yesterday 7th October 2021. Karl Namganda scored the only goal of the match during injury time after they suffered a lot of pressure from the Super Eagles yesterday.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) President, Dr Patrice Motsepe has confirmed that there will be fans at the stadia for the 2021 African Cup of Nations which will take place in Cameroon. Motsepe stated this and much more during the draw for the AFCON which was conducted on Tuesday in Cameroon.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has released an official statement postponing the 2022 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON) qualifiers.Africa’s football governing body explained that the decision was taken because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Africa Women Cup of Nations qualifiers were scheduled to be held between the 7th of June and the 17th of the same month.
The Nigeria super eagles are yet to qualify for the afcon Nations cup scheduled to take place in Cameroon The squad have been performing so far in their various football teams and there is no doubt that they will seal their tickets to Cameroon.
Africa's football governing body, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed that sixteen teams have qualified for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations scheduled to hold in Cameroun.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has ordered that the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match between Nigeria's Super Eagles and Lesotho's counterparts be played under strict adherence to COVID-19 health protocols.
The body that oversees football affairs in Africa CAF has taken a new decision that will go down well with many Nigerians.