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A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports of the first round of AFCON matches.
A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports of the second round of AFCON matches.
Runners-up two years ago, Ghana start their latest bid to recapture the Africa Cup of Nations crown when they face Uganda in Port-Gentil in Group D on Tuesday.
If he plays in Egypt's opening Africa Cup of Nations fixture against Mali in Port-Gentil on Tuesday, goalkeeper Essam El Hadary will smash the record for the oldest player ever at the tournament.
Uganda coach Milutin Sredojevic says it was Uganda's destiny to make their long-awaited return to the Africa Cup of Nations.
Essam El Hadary became the oldest player ever to appear at the Africa Cup of Nations as Egypt drew 0-0 with Mali on their return to the tournament.
Virtually all the pre-2017 Africa Cup of Nations talk about Group B has concerned which two countries from Algeria, Senegal and Tunisia will advance to the quarter-finals.
Zimbabwe have endured a troubled run-up to the Africa Cup of Nations, with players refusing to attend a farewell gala and missing scheduled flights to the tournament in a dispute over pay.
Five facts for the Africa Cup of Nations Group B match between Algeria and Zimbabwe in Franceville Sunday (1600 GMT).
Five facts for the Africa Cup of Nations Group B match between Senegal and Tunisia in Franceville Sunday (1900 GMT).
Riyad Mahrez scored twice but Algeria had to settle for a 2-2 draw with rank outsiders Zimbabwe as their Africa Cup of Nations campaign got off to a slow start in Franceville on Sunday.
The Africa Cup of Nations gets underway in Gabon on Saturday afternoon as the hosts, spearheaded by the brilliant Pierre-Emerick Aubemayang, face minnows Guinea-Bissau in the tournament's opening game in Libreville.
Democratic Republic of Congo players have refused to train ahead of their opening Africa Cup of Nations match against Morocco in a dispute over pay.
Riyad Mahrez chose to play for Algeria rather than France, where he was born, in a tribute to his late father, the African player of the year's brother said.
Host nation Gabon were held to a 1-1 draw by enterprising Guinea-Bissau in an evenly balanced Total AFCON match played at Stade d'Angondje Stadium in Libreville on Saturday.
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The Black Stars of Ghana will again be one of the favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations as they aim to clinch a fifth title after their last triumph 35 years ago.
New-look Ivory Coast are preparing to defend the Africa Cup of Nations, which kicks off in Gabon on Saturday, buoyed by encouraging results and impressive form from new recruit Wilfried Zaha.
Nigeria boast one of the strongest current national teams in Africa, but will not be among the 16 countries challenging for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations title from Saturday.
Five quotes ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon:
In an era when dictator Idi Amin would interrupt football training to offer advice and bundles of cash, Uganda made it all the way to the 1978 Africa Cup of Nations' final.
He may have failed to impress Jose Mourinho, but Mohamed Salah has the chance at the Africa Cup of Nations to demonstrate just why he has been hailed as the 'Egyptian Messi'.
Algerian midfielder Saphir Tader has been ruled out of the Africa Cup of Nations with a recurring knee injury and will be replaced by Ismail Bennacer.
Egypt return to the African Cup of Nations after a seven-year absence with a new generation looking to rekindle the glory days of three consecutive titles before the 2011 uprising exhausted Egyptian football.
Herve Renard is looking to do something in Gabon that no coach has done before and win a third Africa Cup of Nations title with a third different country.
Manchester United and Liverpool have each lost an important player, but in the Premier League it is Leicester City for whom the Africa Cup of Nations is the biggest inconvenience.
Five Africa Cup of Nations facts ahead of 2017 tournament in Gabon.
Gabon witnessed one of the most sensational finishes to an Africa Cup of Nations tournament when no-hopers Zambia stunned the Ivory Coast to win the 2012 final.
The prize money for the forthcoming Total Africa Cup of Nations has been almost tripled to US$4 million, it has been disclosed in Abuja.
With just days to go before Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Gabon begin their quest to win the Africa Cup of Nations on home soil, the mood in the host nation remains gloomy.
Cameroon coach Hugo Broos on Thursday unveiled a 23-man squad for this month's Africa Cup of Nations tournament without several key players.
Tunisia named their 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations with Europe-based stars Aymen Abdennour, Wahbi Khazri and Naim Sliti poised to be the key men at the January 14-February 5 tournament in Gabon.
The Super Eagles may have expressed dissatisfaction over the way a N10 million naira cash give from the Akwa Ibom state governor was disbursed by the Nigeria Football Federation.
Tanzania national football team coach, Charles Nkwasa, says the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Nigeria`s Super Eagles will be tough.
Africa Cup of Nations matchday 6 qualifying fixtures this weekend (all kick-off times GMT).
The delegation of Tanzania’s Taifa Stars to Saturday’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Super Eagles landed in Abuja on Thursday aboard an Ethiopian Airline flight, and immediately flew to Uyo aboard a Dana Air flight.
Five 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying competition facts ahead of matchday 6 this weekend.
Minister for Youth and Sport Solomon Dalung has blamed former coach Sunday Oliseh and the Nigeria Football Federation for the Super Eagles’ failure to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
The chartered flight of the Super Eagles touched down in Abuja on Wednesday morning without the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations ticket.
Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia says he is proud of the players despite his disappointment of failing to qualify for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
The Super Eagles are now set to face a tough task of qualifying for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations with a hurdle to conquer against Egypt.
The all-important 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Egypt and Nigeria will kick off 7pm local time, which is 6pm in Nigeria on Tuesday.
Super Eagles forward Oghenekaro Etebo is not afraid of Egypt ahead a tough 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier clash on Tuesday night in Alexandria.
Striker Chisom Chikatara has put behind him the feeling of being dropped by interim coach Samson Siasia from the Super Eagles team that will face Egypt.
New Morocco coach Herve Renard begins his quest for a record-equalling third Cup of Nations title with back-to-back qualifiers against Cape Verde, the top-ranked African team.
Africa Cup of Nations matchday 3 and 4 qualifying fixtures from Wednesday for 2017 tournament in Gabon.
Alex Iwobi, John Obi Mikel, Odion Ighalo and Victor Moses are some of the invited foreign based players that have arrived the Bolton White Apartment camp of the Super Eagles ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Egypt.
Defender Leon Balogun insists the Super Eagles have the ability and capacity to come out tops in the two 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battles against the Pharaohs in Kaduna and Alexandria.
Mainz defender Leon Balogun says he was disappointed to be left out by Samson Siasia in the list for the two Africa Cup of Nation qualifier fixtures against Egypt later in March.
Tickets for the Nigeria, Egypt 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna on Friday, March 25 will go for N1000 and N300 for covered seats and popular stand respectively.
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