1.12.2019 10:57 am
Bidvest Wits will begin their 2019/20 Caf Confederation Cup Group C campaign at home to Horoya of Guinea tomorrow, and Gavin Hunt admitted to not knowing too much about their West African opponents.
Hunt is aware that Horoya did play Orlando Pirates in the group stages of the 2018/19 Caf Champions League, with Pirates beating the Guineans comfortably 3-0 at home, but losing 2-1 in Conakry as Horoya went into the quarterfinals at Pirates' expense.
Defending champions Algeria were among six of the 48 contenders for places at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations who completed the first two qualifying rounds with perfect records this week.
South African will have to do everything in their power to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games when they face Ghana for the third-place play-off on Friday.
The impact has been felt across the world but nowhere more so than in Africa.
Molefi Ntseki has said he wants to increase the pool of players available to him as Bafana Bafana head coach, ahead of the start of the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers in March.
South Africa will face Ghana on Friday for a place at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, after they were beaten 3-0 by hosts Egypt on Tuesday evening in the semifinals of the Caf Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations at the Cairo International Stadium.
Youcef Belaili scored direct from a corner to give defending champions Algeria a 1-0 away win over Botswana Monday during matchday two of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying.
The South Africans need a win against the host nation at the Cairo International Stadium to guarantee a spot in the Olympic Football Tournament in Tokyo next year.
Bafana Bafana returned to winning ways when they beat Sudan 1-0 in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Orlando Stadium on Sunday.
Lebo Phiri’s strike right at the end of the first half was enough to give Bafana Bafana a 1-0 win over Sudan on Sunday in their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying Group C encounter at Orlando Stadium.
Bafana Bafana take on Sudan in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Orlando Stadium this afternoon.
Bafana Bafana head coach Molefi Ntseki has announced his starting line-up to face Sudan in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Orlando Stadium this afternoon.
David Notoane’s charges finished the group phase second in their group with five points after three games.
The national Under-23 team are just 90 minutes away from qualifying for the semifinals in the Caf Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations, which would bring them closer to qualifying for next year’s Olympics.
Kenya held Mohamed Salah-less Egypt 1-1 and defending champions Algeria buried Zambia under a five-goal avalanche on Thursday as 2021 Africa Cup of Nations matchday one qualifying continued.