FIFA on Wednesday banned the former of head of the Liberian Football Association from football for 10 years over corruption, including misuse of funds intended for an Ebola awareness campaign.
Cameroon international Clinton Njie has completed his transfer from Marseille to Dynamo Moscow, the Russian Premier League side announced on Thursday.
Crystal Palace have completed the permanent signing of Ghana forward Jordan Ayew from Swansea, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.
“The Champions League and Confederation Cup finals will now be played as single matches,” the CAF president said on Twitter.
Nigeria’s high court on Monday adjourned a corruption case against the head of the country’s top football body and four high-ranking officials, after they failed to appear in court.
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.

Africa football boss released in France without charge: prosecutor

The president of the Confederation of African Football, Ahmad Ahmad, was released without charge in France on Friday, a day after being arrested for questioning in Marseille, the city’s public prosecutor said.

Caf orders Esperance to return Champions League trophy

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has ordered that the second leg of the 2019 Champions League final be replayed, at a neutral venue.

Zambia to meet Botswana in Cosafa Cup final

Botswana edged Lesotho 2-1, while Zambia needed penalties to see off old foes Zimbabwe in what was a repeat of the last two Cosafa Cup finals.

CAF Champions League could have another twist as Wydad plan to fight their case

Wydad Casablanca are set to leave no stone unturned in their quest to get a fair deal following Friday’s VAR debacle in the second-leg of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League final.

Esperance win Caf Champions League after final abandoned over VAR

The Tunisian side were leading 1-0 in the second leg of the final and 2-1 overall when play was halted, and after a 90-minute delay the referee awarded the match to the home side.

Cosafa Cup Day 5 wrap: Comoros make history

The match was billed as a winner-takes-all contest, and Comoros can now celebrate a quarterfinal.

Esperance coach and team seek CAF Champions League title, records

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.

Cosafa Cup Day 3 wrap: Badenhorst became the joint leading goal-scorer

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.

Cosafa Cup wrap: Namibia, Malawi get precious wins

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.

Zamalek use penalty power to end 16-year African trophy drought

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 captain Gyan backtracks on retirement ahead of African Cup

Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan on Wednesday reversed his decision to retire from international football, just weeks before the Africa Cup of Nations. 

Baxter explains surprise Bafana selections, and omissions

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.

Baxter defends Kaizer Chiefs duo call-ups

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 captain retires ahead of Africa Nations Cup

Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan on Monday announced his retirement from international football just weeks before the Africa Nations Cup.



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