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Brian Mwila scored two first-half goals as 10-man Zambia claimed their first victory of the group phase of Africa's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers and effectively...
Alain Traore netted a late stunner as Burkina Faso beat Ghana 1-0 to clinch third place at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Essam El-Hadary made two vital saves that ensured his team the win, but Egypt manager Hector Cuper felt his side were lucky to book their spot in the 2017 Africa...
Burkina Faso became the first nation to book an AFCON semi-final berth as they defeated Tunisia 2-0 in Libreville.
Bertrand Traore put in a match-winning performance as Burkina Faso beat Guinea-Bissau 2-0 to qualify for the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations.
Gabon have shared points with Burkina Faso as their Africa Cup of Nations Group A encounter ended level at 1-1.
Burkina Faso netted an injury-time equaliser to secure a 1-1 draw and deny South Africa a momentum-building win in their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying group D...

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Algeria, Cameroon and Nigeria have all been drawn in the same qualifying group for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
History was made as Guinea-Bissau celebrated qualification for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations for the first time on Sunday, thanks to Kenya's surprise 2-1 win...
Ramadan Sobhy's second-half strike all but secured Egypt's place at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations as a 1-0 win ended Nigeria's hopes of reaching Gabon.
The traditional powerhouses of African football all progressed to the third and final round of World Cup qualifying.
Morocco recorded a 2-0 win over Equatorial Guinea in the first leg of their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Agadir.
South Sudan earned its first ever competitive victory with a 1-0 win over Equatorial Guinea in its Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
Three-time champion Nigeria made a confident start to Africa Cup of Nations qualifying with a 2-0 victory over Chad, while fellow west African nations Mali and...
Thievy Bifouma helped book Congo's place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals with the opening goal in its 2-1 win over Burkina Faso.
Host nation Equatorial Guinea turned in a stirring performance to take its second point of the Africa Cup of Nations with a goalless draw against Burkina Faso.
Gabon continued its impressive recent record against Burkina Faso with a 2-0 success in its opening Africa Cup of Nations Group A game in Bata.
Equatorial Guinea saved the day by stepping in as host of the Africa Cup of Nations, but the team's preparations have been far from ideal.
Senegal wrapped up its Africa Cup of Nations preparations with a 5-2 demolition of Guinea.
Former winners Algeria, Ghana and South Africa were drawn together with Senegal in a mouthwatering Group C at the 2015 CAF Cup of Nations.
Previous champions Nigeria and Egypt both failed to reach the Africa Cup of Nations as qualification drew to a close.
Reigning champion Nigeria is on the verge of completing a late charge for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualification.
Cape Verde defeated Mozambique 1-0 to become the first qualifier for the 2015 CAF Cup of Nations after a dramatic matchday four of qualifying which saw Algeria...
Cote d'Ivoire earned a dramatic win over Congo DR in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier while Nigeria slumped to a lacklustre defeat against Sudan.
Seven-time Africa Cup of Nations winner Egypt is facing a make-or-break match to qualify for next year's staging as it faces Botswana.
Cameroon began life after Samuel Eto'o with a routine Africa Cup of Nations qualifying win over DR Congo.

Injured Traore out of AFCON

Lorient striker Alain Traore is facing a spell on the sidelines after suffering a torn thigh muscle on international duty at the Africa Cup of Nations.