Mahrez and Mane duel in rematch for Africa Cup of Nations glory
Riyad Mahrez and Sadio Mane will renew their Premier League rivalry for a second time in Egypt, with Africa Cup of Nations immortality awaiting the victor of Friday's final between Algeria and Senegal.
Senegal star Mane out to press Ballon d'Or case
After a Champions League title with Liverpool, Sadio Mane is out to conquer a second continent in as many months as Senegal attempt to capture a first Africa Cup of Nations title against Algeria in Friday's final in Cairo.
Mane faces Onyango in showdown between Africa Cup of Nations stars
Star forward Sadio Mane goes head-to-head with star goalkeeper Denis Onyango when Senegal meet Uganda on Friday in an Africa Cup of Nations last-16 match in Cairo.
Mane misses penalty, scores twice as Senegal qualify
Liverpool star Sadio Mane scored twice after having a penalty saved as Senegal defeated Kenya 3-0 in Cairo Monday to book an Africa Cup of Nations last-16 place.
Mahrez and Algeria top Mane's Senegal in heavyweight clash
Riyad Mahrez and Algeria fired a warning to the rest of their Africa Cup of Nations title rivals with a deserved 1-0 win over Sadio Mane's heavily-fancied Senegal in Cairo on Thursday. Mane struggled to impress on his return from suspension as Youcef Belaili crashed home the winner on 49 minutes to guarantee Algeria a…
Premier League stars Mahrez, Mane renew rivalry in faraway Cairo
Riyad Mahrez and Sadio Mane resume an English Premier League rivalry Thursday on a different stage when Algeria and Senegal clash at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Five players to watch as AFCON kicks off today
African's most prestigious competition, biennial men's Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, kicks off today in Egypt. Egypt 2019 promises to be among the most spectacular tournaments yet, boasting new stadia, elite squads and huge audiences. We look at some of the players to look out for at the tournament. Mohammed Salah Playing at home in…
Africa’s golden generation
The English football Premier League is currently enjoying halcyon days with four English teams having contested the European Champions League...
Reflections on Africa’s fabulous night in Madrid
The European Champions League Final between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur has come and gone. The two top English football clubs based in Liverpool and London respectively have done battle, and the former and its seasoned players have prevailed. Spurs who chased first-time glory in the history of the competition fell when they earnestly didn’t mean…
UEFA Champions League: Five African players in final excites Adepoju
Former international, Mutiu Adepoju, has described as a good omen for the African football, as five players from the continent will be featuring for their clubs in today’s final of the world’s most prestigious club competition, the UEFA Champions League. This is the first time five African players, including the current African Footballer of Year,…