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Khanye Makes Makgopa Admission

Junior Khanye has admitted that Bafana Bafana forward Evidence Makgopa deserves credit for his important goal against Morocco. The 23-year-old Limpopo-born forward has received criticism from the public and pundits alike, including Khanye himself before the tournament kicked off. But he has featured in all of South Africa’s matches at...

Khanye Praises ‘Individual Brilliance’ Of Two Bafana Stars

Former Kaizer Chiefs winger Junior Khanye has applauded Hugo Broos and Bafana Bafana for qualifying for the quarter-finals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Ivory Coast before hailing two Bafana stars. Evidence Makgopa and Teboho Mokoena were on target as South Africa eliminated a more-fancied Morocco side...

Mali Into AFCON Last Eight

Mali have progressed to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after a 2-1 win over Burkina Faso in the Last 16 at stade AG Coulibaly on Tuesday evening. Edmond Tapsoba scored an own goal in the first half, while Lassine Sinayoko scored the extension early in the second...

Regragui Admits Sundowns Benefit For Bafana

Morocco head coach Walid Regragui says the Bafana Bafana squad being dominated by Mamelodi Sundowns is an advantage they don't have. The current 23-man squad in Ivory Coast boasts nine players from the DStv Premiership champions, which have struck fear across the continent over the past few seasons. While they have...

Makgopa Opens Up On Lepasa ‘Rivalry’

Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana striker Evidence Makgopa has opened up on his relationship with fellow forward at both club and national team level, Zakhele 'Zakes' Lepasa. The Pirates duo are currently at the Africa Cup of Nations with Bafana in Ivory Coast. They have both featured in Bafana’s matches...

Super Eagles Soar Into AFCON QFs

Nigeria have set up a quarter-final date with Angola at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) following their 2-0 victory over Cameroon in the last 16 round at Stade Felix Houphouet-Boigny on Saturday evening. Angola earlier saw off neighbours Namibia with a 3-0 score-line and their last eight meeting with...

Modiba – What Mali Star Told Me After Stellar Display

Mamelodi Sundowns and Bafana Bafana star Aubrey Modiba has revealed that an opposing player from Mali advised him to move to Europe after being impressed with the wing-back in their opening Group E match at the AFCON. Modiba was one of the South African players that stood out in the...

Mauritania Knock Algeria Out Of 2023 AFCON

2019 AFCON champions Algeria were sent packing out of this year’s edition with a 1-0 loss to Mauritania in their deciding Group D match at Stade Bouake on Tuesday evening. This means Mauritania sneak into the last 16 round as one of the third best side while it’s the second...

Nwabali Defends Osimhen Amid AFCON Criticism

Nigeria goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali has defended national teammate Victor Osimhen amid criticism he has been receiving at the on-going Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Ivory Coast. The reigning African footballer of the year has featured in Nigeria’s two Group A matches and scored once in the 1-1 draw against...

Atlas Lions Roar Against Tanzania

Goals from captain Romain Saiss, midfielder Azzedine Ounahi and forward Youssef En-Nesyri ensured that Morocco open their 2023 Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a victory 3-0 over 10-men Tanzania in Group F at Stade Laurent Pokou on Wednesday evening. Saiss scored the opener in the opening 30 minutes after...
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