AFCON 2021

Memorable Moments of AFCON 2021

Memorable Moments of AFCON 2021

By Segun Odegbami AFCON 2021 has come and gone. Memories linger on. It was a great festival and a true celebration of the best of African football. It had plenty of colour, culture, excitement, suspense, drama and pure entertainment. It was a great advertisement of African football, following the pre-tournament drama of those that wanted […]
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AFCON 2021: Super Eagles to face Tunisia in Round of 16

AFCON 2021: Super Eagles to face Tunisia in Round of 16

By Emmanuel Okogba Nigeria will face Tunisia in the second game of the Round of 16 on Sunday after the Carthage Eagles finished third in Group F. Tunisia has had a tough AFCON 2021 experience, falling 1-0 to Mali in their opening game that was filled with controversy before thumping Mauritania 4-1 in their next […]

Nigeria vs Guinea Bissau: Eguavoen rings changes for Super Eagles last group game

Nigeria vs Guinea Bissau: Eguavoen rings changes for Super Eagles last group game

By Emmanuel Okogba Eight players were brought into the Super Eagles starting line-up for their last group game against Guinea Bissau on Wednesday. Francis Uzoho started in goal as replacement for Maduka Okoye who has held down the number one shirt. In the backline, only William Troost-Ekong has started Nigeria’s first two group games. Tyronne […]

Ghana suffer 2-3 loss to Comoros, crash out of AFCON

Ghana suffer 2-3 loss to Comoros, crash out of AFCON

By Emmanuel Okogba Ghana failed to make it past the group stage of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations after suffering a 2-3 defeat to Comoros on Tuesday. The Black Stars needed an outright win and hoped for a favorable result in the other game between Morocco and Gabon. Their plan started falling apart as […]

AFCON: Algeria staring at early exit after shocking 1-0 loss to E/Guinea

AFCON: Algeria staring at early exit after shocking 1-0 loss to E/Guinea

By Emmanuel Okogba Defending champions, Algeria may not make it into the next round of the ongoing African Cup of Nations with only one point from two games made possible by a shocking 1-0 loss to Equatorial Guinea on Sunday.  After an unconvincing display against Sierra Leone in their opener, the Desert Foxes went into […]