Salah scores as Egypt maintain perfect Cup of Nations record
Mohamed Salah scored from a free-kick as host nation Egypt defeated Uganda 2-0 in Cairo Sunday to win Group A at the Africa Cup of Nations with a perfect three-win record. Pre-tournament favourites Egypt will remain in Cairo for the round of 16 and play one of the best four third-place finishers next Saturday. After…
The AFCON 2019 stars with the highest social media marketability
As the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt enters its second week, lots of buzz is being generated on social media platforms by the tournament. Fans cannot get enough of the action and are turning to their second screens to share the excitement and the controversies with their networks. Sponsors are also plugging in to…
Salah, Trezeguet plead for suspended Warda
Egypt striker, Mohamed Salah and captain Ahmed Elmohamady have rallied behind forward Amr Warda after he was expelled from their Africa Cup of Nations squad for disciplinary reasons on Wednesday, reports Reuters. Speaking in the wake of their 2-0 Group A victory over Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday that sealed a last-16 place for…
'Shunning is not the answer': Salah says Warda can change
Egypt star Mohamed Salah said exiled team-mate Amr Warda "shouldn't be sent straight to the guillotine" after the forward was banished from the squad over mounting sexual harassment allegations.
Salah sends Egypt into Cup of Nations last 16
Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as hosts Egypt secured a place in the last 16 on Wednesday with a 2-0 win over the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Egypt grind out win to launch Africa Cup of Nations
Mohamed Salah's Egypt started their bid for a record-extending eighth Africa Cup of Nations trophy on Friday with a 1-0 win over Zimbabwe in Cairo in the opening game of a tournament expanded to 24 teams and played in June and July for the first time.
Hosts Egypt beat Zimbabwe in Africa Cup of Nations opener
Mohamed Salah's Egypt started their bid for a record-extending eighth Africa Cup of Nations trophy on Friday with a 1-0 win over Zimbabwe in Cairo...
Salah, hosts Egypt set for Africa Cup bow in stifling heat
All eyes will be on Mohamed Salah later Friday as the Egypt star looks to help the Africa Cup of Nations hosts launch their bid for a record-extending eighth title in style against Zimbabwe in the opening match of a tournament expanded to 24 teams for the first time.
Egypt welcomes Africa’s biggest stars as Nations Cup begins
From Cape to Cairo, all of Africa are tuned in to Egypt, where the biggest sporting event in the continent will kick off today. It is the African Cup of Nations and the continent’s brightest stars say they are ready to kick the ball.
Africa’s golden generation
The English football Premier League is currently enjoying halcyon days with four English teams having contested the European Champions League...