Tag Archives: Africa

Moise katumbi : the passion for football

A new member of the CAF marketing commission, Moïse Katumbi is a renouned figure in the game in his native Congo. On the eve of the September 7 meeting in Cairo, he was still at the Kibasa …

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It’s the caf trophy or nothing- okeahialam

 Heartland FC of Owerri Chairman, Ignatius Okeahialam, is optimistic his team can beat TP Mazembe in this year’s Orange CAF Champions League final after having scaled the odds to …

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Libya for cecafa senior challenge cup in kenya

Libya are the latest country to show interest in taking part in the forth coming Council for East and Central African Football Associations (Cecafa) Senior Challenge Cup. The regional event will …

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Senegal premier league: who will win the title?

Linguere of Saint-Louis and Casa Sport of Ziguinchor will clash this week-end in the return leg final of the maiden edition of the professional championship, with the northern team having an …

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Diables noirs seal seventh congolese league title

 Diables Noirs sealed the 2009 Congolese league title over the weekend after a lone goal victory away to AS Police during the final fixture of the season. The lone goal victory in the …

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Eaglets inch ever closer

Nigeria took a giant step toward booking their place in the knockout stages of the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a 1-0 win over Honduras at the National Stadium in Abuja. The Central Americans tried …

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Tp mazembe : bounces back

 Among the clubs which made the history of African football in the years past, is Tout Puissant(TP) Mazembe of Lubumbashi. The club which was first known as Tout Puissant Englebert falls …

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Heartland : hoping to do better than iwuanyanwu

 Heartland FC of Nigeria, finalists of the Orange/ Champions league are trying to pick up from where Iwuanyanwu National left. As five time Nigerian Champions 1987 to 1992, one time …

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Nigeria off to a flying start

THE DAY REPLAYED – A Hollywood script-writer could not have come up with a better opening day for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Nigeria 2009. Joy, pain, excitement, frustration and a carnival …

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Heartland, mazembe clash rescheduled for nov. 1

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced the schedule for Orange CAF Champions League first leg involving Heartland FC (Nigeria) and T.P. Mazembe (DR Congo) for Sunday, November …

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