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Africa Cup of Nations

10 Jul 2019
South Africa will keep Nigeria guessing over the approach they will adopt in their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarter-final on Wednesday after diverting from their usual style in the 1-0 win over hosts Egypt.
26 Jun 2019
Sports journalist, Lolade Adewuyi, discusses the Nigeria-Guinea match at the Africa Cup of Nations. He also talks about the pay dispute between the players and their handlers and how it affects the team.
25 Jun 2019
After an unhappy season with English second tier Stoke City, Saido Berahino is set to make history with Burundi on Saturday as he captains the team known as the Swallows in War on their Africa Cup of Nations debut.
24 Jun 2019
Algeria were "keen to get the competition off to a good start," says star striker Riyad Mahrez, who scored the second goal as his team cruised to a 2-0 victory over Africa Cup of Nations underdogs Kenya in their first game of the competition.
23 Jun 2019
Africa Cup of Nations kicks off.
21 Jun 2019
Born in Ghana, Gerald Asamoah came to Germany as a child and went on to play in the Bundesliga and for Germany. Asamoah spoke to DW about the Africa Cup of Nations and why African players are in such high demand.
21 Jun 2019
The competition kicks off in Egypt this week, with 24 teams in the running. Several changes and alterations mean that this year's Africa Cup of Nations has several surprises in store, not to mention some quality squads.
20 Jun 2019
The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off on Friday, 21 June 2019. Here is everything you need to know about the venues where Africa’s biggest football championship will take place.
13 Apr 2019
Dozens of Togolese football fans took to the streets in the capital Lome, to express their disappointment and call for the removal of the nation's football team coach, Claude Le Roy following the squad's failure to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
12 Jan 2019
Is a financial scandal behind Cameroon's Africa Cup of Nations fiasco?
9 Jan 2019
Egypt will host this year's Africa Cup of Nations finals after Cameroon were stripped of the tournament last month over concerns at the slow pace of preparations.
5 Feb 2017
Cameroon head coach Hugo Broos has slammed the national team's fans for being 'impatient' and overly critical ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations final against Egypt.

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