9.6.2019 11:39 am
The president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, held in a corruption probe, was released without charge in France on Friday, the Marseille public prosecutor said.
Prosecutor Xavier Tarabeux said Ahmad was arrested in Paris on Thursday and questioned as part of an inquiry opened on May 28 by Marseille investigators into corruption, breach of trust and forgery.
Coach Moine Chaabani and his Esperance Tunis team will create records Friday if they retain the CAF Champions League trophy after the second leg of the final against Wydad Casablanca.
Badenhorst scored his eighth goal in the Cosafa Cup to draw level with Zimbabwe legend Peter Ndlovu, and also struck the post in what ultimately proved a frustrating evening.
Absalom Limbondi created one goal and scored another as Namibia claimed a 2-1 victory over Mozambique in their Cosafa Cup Group B clash at the King Zwelithini Stadium, in Durban, on Sunday.
Brilliant penalties enabled Zamalek Sporting Club of Egypt to win the CAF Confederation Cup final near Alexandria Monday and end a 16-year African trophy drought.
Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan on Wednesday reversed his decision to retire from international football, just weeks before the Africa Cup of Nations.
Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has admitted that he had a selection headache in compiling South Africa’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) squad.
Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has explained his decision to select Kaizer Chiefs’ Daniel Cardoso and Ramahlwe Mphahlele in his provisional 30-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan on Monday announced his retirement from international football just weeks before the Africa Nations Cup.
Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has announced his provisional 30-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt next month.
Zamalek of Egypt go into the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup final at Renaissance Berkane of Morocco this Sunday with a third-choice goalkeeper and no back-up on the bench.
Radebe believes a former Bafana player like Doctor Khumalo could be very handy for Baxter and his charges in Egypt.
Nigeria have included former Chelsea star John Obi Mikel in their 25-man provisional squad for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations.
Kenya named its preliminary squad Tuesday for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations, after qualifying for the continent’s main international tournament for the first time in 15 years.