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Africa Cup of Nations

Keshi does u-turn on Nigeria role

12 Feb 2013 Nigeria's Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach Stephen Keshi has performed a u-turn and rescinded his resignation as boss of the Super Eagles.

Keshi quits Nigeria post

12 Feb 2013 Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has told a South African radio station that he has resigned, less than 24 hours after leading his country to the Africa Cup of Nations title.

Host South Africa praised for AFCON

12 Feb 2013 The Confederation of African Football has congratulated South Africa for hosting a 'largely successful' Africa Cup of Nations, with record ticket sales, organised in just a few months.

Pitroipa voted top AFCON player

11 Feb 2013 Burkina Faso midfielder Jonathan Pitroipa has been voted 2013 Africa Cup of Nations Man of the Tournament after his country lost the final 1-0 to Nigeria.

Nigeria president lauds Super Eagles

11 Feb 2013 Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated the Super Eagles for winning the Africa Cup of Nations title with a 1-0 final victory over Burkina Faso.

Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations Burkina Faso

Nigeria wins Africa Cup of Nations

11 Feb 2013 Nigeria claimed its third Africa Cup of Nations title with a 1-0 win in a dominant performance over Burkina Faso in Johannesburg.

Mali Ghana Africa Cup of Nations

Mali beats Ghana to finish third

10 Feb 2013 Mali enjoyed a second successive third-place play-off victory over Ghana at the Africa Cup of Nations in Port Elizabeth with a 3-1 victory.

Burkina Faso striker to play Africa Cup final

9 Feb 2013 A referee has admitted he made a mistake, meaning red-carded Burkina Faso star striker Jonathan Pitroipa can play in the Africa Cup of Nations final.

Nigeria striker doubtful for AFCON final

8 Feb 2013 Nigeria striker Victor Moses is still bothered by a left ankle injury and his presence in the Africa Cup of Nations final remains uncertain.

Referee suspended for AFCON display

8 Feb 2013 Tunisian referee Slim Jdidi has been suspended in the wake of his contentious handling of the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final in Nelspruit.

Burkina Faso coach slams referee

8 Feb 2013 Burkina Faso head coach Paul Put was critical of Tunisian referee Slim Jdidi in the wake of his side's penalty shootout success over Ghana which booked it a first appearance in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Burkina Faso Africa Cup of Nations Ghana

Burkina Faso wins on penalties

7 Feb 2013 Burkina Faso survived the controversial late dismissal of Jonathan Pitroipa to book its first ever appearance in the Africa Cup of Nations final with a 3-2 victory on penalties over Ghana in Nelspruit.

Nigeria Africa Cup of Nations Mali

Nigeria thumps Mali in semi-finals

7 Feb 2013 Nigeria sealed its place in the Africa Cup of Nations final after brushing aside Mali 4-1 in convincing fashion in Durban.

All eyes on AFCON semi-finals

6 Feb 2013 Nigeria hopes to extend an unbeaten run over Mali in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final while odds-on favourite Ghana is looking to secure its ninth final appearance when it clashes with Burkina Faso.

Adebayor slams Togo coach

5 Feb 2013 Star striker Emmanuel Adebayor has slammed Togo coach Didier Six's management of the team at the African Cup of Nations.

Burkina Faso eliminates Togo

4 Feb 2013 Burkina Faso have beaten Togo 1-0 in a quarter-final at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Mali downs AFCON host on penalties

3 Feb 2013 Soumaila Diakite was the hero for Mali after saving two penalties in its 3-1 shootout win over host South Africa to help his side progress to the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final.

Ghana Africa Cup of Nations Cape Verde Islands

Ghana through to semi-finals

3 Feb 2013 Ghana booked its place in the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-0 victory over Cape Verde Islands in Port Elizabeth.

Cote d'Ivoire Algeria Africa Cup of Nations

Cote d'Ivoire hits back to draw

31 Jan 2013 Cote d'Ivoire fought back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Algeria in an Africa Cup of Nations Group D dead rubber in Rustenburg.

Togo Africa Cup of Nations Tunisia

Draw enough to send Togo through

31 Jan 2013 Togo booked its place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time after battling for a 1-1 draw in a controversial encounter with Tunisia in Nelspruit.

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