Gabon Face Hosts in Final Group A Clash
[allAfrica]Gabon go into their final African Nations Cup Group A clash with hosts Equatorial Guinea in Bata on Sunday needing a just a point to make sure of a quarter-final place.
Bafana Bafana to Bounce Back
[SAnews.gov.za]Pretoria -Bafana Bafana are expected to bounce back when they take on Senegal in their second group stage match of the 2015 Africa Nations Cup (Afcon) at Mongomo stadium later this evening.
Afcon 2015 - Great Shakes! South Africa's 'Senegalean' Task
[Daily Maverick]South Africa have a must-win match against Senegal on Friday night. After defeat to Algeria in their opening fixture, Shakes Mashaba needs to do what he does best: motivate a team that has been knocked down for the first time in months.
We Will Take Our Chances and Win, Vows Phala
[SA Info]Bafana Bafana midfielder-cum-striker Thuso Phala says they are prepared to fight to the bitter end to get out of the deep hole they find themselves in.
Forget Medically Approved Assessments, This Female Footballer Was Asked to Strip Naked
[The Daily Vox]When it comes to assessing excellent female sports players, "gender testing" seems to be common practice. And although society has quietly accepted this as the norm, there is procedure put in place to ensure that the testing is done in a dignified manner - which being asked to strip naked isn't.
Hosts' Coach 'Satisfied' with Team Performance
[allAfrica]Given the limited time they had to prepare for the African Nations Cup finals under new coach Esteban Becker and the long period of inactivity for the team, Equatorial Guinea have acquitted themselves well so far and are very much in with a chance of making the quarterfinals.
Burkina Faso, Hosts in Disappointing Draw
[allAfrica]Hosts Equatorial Guinea and Burkina Faso played to a disappointing 0-0 draw in their Group A clash at the African Nations Cup finals on Wednesday.
Sink or Swim for SA in Afcon
[CAJ News]Malabo -SOUTH Africa, stunned by a campaign that got off to a horrible start, are confident of defying the odds heavily stacked against them and put their Orange Africa Cup of Nations campaign back on track.
Equatorial Guinea Draws Burkina Faso
[Independent (Lagos)]Host nation, Equatorial Guinea, has drawn its second consecutive game at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations with a goalless stalemate against Group A rivals Burkina Faso.
Red Card for Gervinho, Draw for Guinea and Won for Congo On Day Five of CAN
[RFI]Equatorial Guinea -On day five of the African Cup of Nations (CAN) Gervinho apologised for a tantrum that brought him the red card, Equatorial Guinea disappointed against Burkina Faso, Congo had their first win in 30 years and Pitroipa and TraorĂ© fail to live up to earlier promise.
Hosts' Search for Elusive Win Continues
[CAJ News]HOSTS Equatorial Guinea's intricate start to the Orange Africa Cup of Nations continued as they played to a goalless draw with Burkina Faso at Bata Stadium in Malabo.
High Stakes for Hosts, Stallions in Second Afcon Match
[allAfrica]Burkina Faso know they need to bounce back with a win against hosts Equatorial Guinea in Bata on Wednesday to keep their quarter-final hopes alive at the African Nations Cup after being the only side in Group A to lose their opener.
Afcon - Congo Outsmart Gabon in Central African Derby
[CAJ News]Malabo -CONGO have secured hard-fought victory over Central African rivals Gabon to gain some control over Group A at the ongoing Orange Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.
Afcon - Gabon Set for Progression, B/Faso Elimination
[CAJ News]Malabo -AS action shifts back to Group A, the Orange Africa Cup of Nations could this evening have its first casualty as well as the first team to book a berth in the Last Eight.
CAN Second Round Starts With E. Guinea V Burkina Faso, Gabon V Congo
[RFI]Mongomo -The second round of games at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) start on Wednesday in Bata. The hosts Equatorial Guinea take on Burkina Faso while the Group A leaders Gabon play Congo.
Stallions Clash with Hosts Amid Reported Tension in Camp
[allAfrica]All may not be well in the Burkina Faso camp ahead of tonight's crunch African Nations Cup Group A clash with hosts Equatorial Guinea after reports of a brawl on the team bus following their opening 2-0 loss to Gabon.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi Pays Official Visit to Equatorial Guinea
[Focac]On January 14 local time, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea met with visiting Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Bata.
President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea Meets With Wang Yi
[Focac]On January 14 local time, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea met with visiting Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the African Palace in Bata.
Equatorial Guinea Sad Over Cancelled Goal
[This Day]Hosts of the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) Equatorial Guinea has lodged an official protest to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) over a cancelled goal in Saturday's opening Group A match against Congo.
Oyongo Rescues Cameroun From Mali Shocker
[This Day]Ambroise Oyongo netted a late equaliser to secure Cameroun a 1-1 draw in their Africa Cup of Nations Group D match against Mali in Malabo last evening.