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Sammy Gyamfi reacts to Ghana’s ‘humongous’ AFCON budget

Communication Director of the National Democratic Congress's (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has written an extensive piece about the ongoing controversy surrounding Ghana's 2023 Africa Cup...

Kobby Stonne writes: $8.5M AFCON 2023 budget mired in corruption

Ghana's budget for the African Cup of Nations 2023 (AFCON) has risen to an astonishing $8.5 million for 2023, sparking widespread outrage and allegations...

2023 AFCON: All set for quarterfinal games – date, time and fixtures

As the Round of 16 concluded on Tuesday night, the stage is set with the complete fixtures for the quarter-finals of the 2023 Africa...

Argentina chooses Nigeria and Ivory Coast over Ghana for friendlies

Defending world champions, Argentina has decided to play Nigeria and Côte d’Ivoire instead of Ghana in its international friendly. Initially, reports suggested that the South...

Ghana, a footballing nation in turmoil after another AFCON failure

At around midday on Monday, it was difficult to know whether Ghana’s footballers waiting in the team hotel were focused or utterly miserable. This was before...

2023 AFCON: Gelson Dala double puts Angola into last eight

Gelson Dala scored twice as Angola shrugged off the early dismissal of goalkeeper Neblu to beat 10-man Namibia and reach the quarter-finals of the...

2023 AFCON enters knockout rounds with mouthwatering fixtures

The group stage of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d'Ivoire 2023, concluded on Wednesday night, setting up some highly anticipated knock-out...

2023 AFCON: Ivory Coast sacks head coach

Jean-Louis Gasset has been sacked as coach of 2023 Africa Cup of Nations hosts Ivory Coast, two days after their humiliating 4-0 thrashing by...

2023 AFCON: Cameroon through after thriller against The Gambia

Cameroon came from behind with two late goals to reach the last 16 of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, beating The Gambia in...
Zambia midfielder Enock Mwepu (left) retired after being diagnosed with a cardiac issue, but Ghana striker Rafael Dwamena (right) decided to play on

Afcon 2023: The African footballers putting their hearts on the line

One player was a notable absentee during Zambia's first two games at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, but Enock Mwepu's non-selection had nothing...

2023 AFCON: The African footballers putting their hearts on the line

One player was a notable absentee during Zambia's first two games at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, but Enock Mwepu's non-selection had nothing...

2023 AFCON: Ivory Coast on brink of exit after shocking defeat to Equatorial Guinea

Host nation Ivory Coast will have to rely on other results to avoid a shock Africa Cup of Nations group-stage exit after Equatorial Guinea...

2023 AFCON: Emilio Nsue scores hat-trick in Equatorial Guinea victory over Guinea-Bissau

Emilio Nsue scored a hat-trick as Equatorial Guinea closed in on the knockout stages of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations by thrashing Guinea-Bissau. Nsue...

34th AfCON: All the 20+ records that could be broken

PLAYERS André Ayew (Ghana) could break his tie with 3 other players and become the sole holder of the record for the most tournaments with a...

2023 AFCON: Hosts Ivory Coast beat Guinea-Bissau in opener

The opening night of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations was owned by Ivory Coast as the host nation beat Guinea-Bissau 2-0. A packed house at the impressive Alassane Ouattara Stadium...
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2023 AFCON: Preview of Matchday 1

SuperSport viewers on GOtv will be treated to action from Matchday 1 of the group stage of the Africa Cup of Nations in Cote...

2023 AFCON: From civil war in Ivory Coast to $1bn spend on hosting tournament

Ivory Coast's hosting of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations will further accelerate the country's impressive rebound since its civil war ended in 2011,...

It’s Your AFCON Moment as DStv brings you all the action from AFCON 2024...

The streets are abuzz with great news for football fans across Africa. It is true Africa’s leading entertainment giant will bring its customers the...

Afcon 2023: Opta predict who will win tournament in Ivory Coast

The 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) begins on Saturday with hosts Ivory Coast taking on Guinea-Bissau. Sadio Mane's Senegal go into the tournament -...
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2023 AFCON: Ghana’s chances of winning trophy rated

Ghana has 5.3% of winning the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Ivory Coast according to Opta supercomputer.  The senior national team, the Black...
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Black Stars will win 2023 AFCON – Henry Asante Twum

Henry Asante Twum, the Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), has confidently declared that the Black Stars are poised to secure victory...
Kudus Mohammed

Top 10 players to watch at 2023 AFCON

Best player of the previous edition, the Lions of Teranga star player will once again be the man to watch when he captains his...

2023 AFCON: Check out arrival dates for Morocco and Guinea Bissau

African Champions Senegal will arrive on Ivorian soil on Tuesday, 09 January 2024 while FIFA World Cup semi-finalists Morocco will land on Sunday, 07...

Football legend leaves out Ghana from list of countries that could win 2023 AFCON

Football legend Mohammed Polo has shared his predictions for the upcoming 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament, excluding Ghana from his list of...
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2023 AFCON: Full squads list for Ivory Coast tournament

The 34th Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) gets underway in Ivory Coast on 13 January after being shifted from 2023 to 2024 because of...

2023 AFCON: A pictorial journey through the Africa Cup of Nations

Fans, players and the world's media will soon descend on Ivory Coast for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, which kicks off on 13...

2023 AFCON: Here are the camping base for national teams ahead of tournament

The senior national team, the Black Stars will camp in South Africa ahead of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Ivory Coast...

AFCON 2023: The best kits in Africa Cup of Nations history

When any football tournament rolls around, some supporters are just as concerned about what strip their side will be wearing as who will be...

Afcon 2023: Who could star at tournament in Ivory Coast?

The 34th Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) gets underway in Ivory Coast on 13 January, with the final in Abidjan on 11 February. Several Premier...

When does Afcon 2023 start? Fixtures, schedule, format, groups and kick-off times

The 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) is drawing ever closer, with Ivory Coast staging the finals for the second time. The tournament kicks off...

Victor Osimhen: Nigeria striker’s journey from Lagos streets to ‘new king of Africa’

Victor Osimhen has been hailed as the "new king of Africa" after the Nigeria striker was named as the continent's Footballer of the Year...
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2023 AFCON: Intensive preparation can guarantee Black Stars success – CK Akonnor

Former Black Stars coach, Charles Kwablan Akonnor, says the current playing body will need intensive preparation ahead of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations...
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2023 AFCON: Ghana must scout on opponents well – CK Akonnor

Former Ghana coach, Charles Kwablan Akonnor has called on the technical handlers of the senior national team to do proper scouting on their opponents. The...

2023 AFCON: Check out where Black Stars will lodge in Ivory Coast

The Black Stars will lodge at the Pullman Hotel Abidjan-Plateau ahead of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) next year. Ghana will, however, lodge the hotel...

2024 WAFCON: Black Queens have quality to win tournament – GFA boss

President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Kurt Okraku believes the Black Queens can win the 2024 Women's Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON) in...

Afcon 2027: Tournament predicted to be ‘most profitable’ with three hosts

The 2027 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) will be the most profitable in history according to Rogers Byamukama, a board member of the Federation...

2023 AFCON: I don’t know much about Cape Verde and Mozambique – Ghana coach

Ghana coach, Chris Hughton, has reacted to Black Stars group opponents in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). The four-time African champions has been...
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Ghana to discover 2023 AFCON opponents today

The Black Stars of Ghana will discover their group opponents of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) later today. The four-time African champions qualified...

2023 AFCON: Drogba, Mikel, Mane and Hakimi named as star-studded draw assistants

A heavyweight quartet of Africa’s biggest current and former football superstars, Didier Drogba, Mikel Obi, Sadio Mane and Achraf Hakimi, will support the Confederation...

Akon to host 2023 AFCON draw on Thursday

Global music star, AKON, will host the Final Draw of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 2023 on Thursday, 12 October...