FIFA’s Intervention in African Football Speaks Volumes about Failed Leadership

The Confederation of African Football president recently announced that an official from the world football governing body FIFA would run its Cairo-based secretariat. The move to send a secretary-general to Africa comes on the heels of s...

Joburg Post·almost 2 years ago

How transfers negatively affect Nigerian footballers’ families.

In Nigeria, a large number of players move from one club to another in the country’s top division of 20 clubs. Although exact figures are sketchy, there are many footballers who engage in this migration, covering large distances. Some...

Unwana Akpan ·5 months ago

Weekend Roundup: Orlando Pirates win 3-0 Against Botswana's Jwaneng Galaxy.

Orlando Pirates brought a good 3-0 win back home, beating Jwaneng Galaxy in the CAF Confederation Cup group stage play-offs on Sunday afternoon

Phumzile Mavimbela·2 months ago

Weekend Round Up : Orlando Pirates Moves To The Group Stages Of The African Confederation Cup.

Orlando Pirates have booked their place at the group stages of African Confederation Cup ( CAF) with an 4-0 aggregate win.  

Phumzile Mavimbela·about 2 months ago

The four big challenges facing Patrice Motsepe, Africa’s new soccer boss

South African mining magnate Patrice Motsepe is set to become the eighth president of CAF – the Confederation of African Football – since 1957. He’ll take over from Ahmad Ahmad after a two year banwas placed on Ahmad by FIFA – Federati...

Chuka Onwumechili·about 1 month ago

Weekend Roundup: Bafana Bafana Fails To Qualify For AFCON 2021.

Bafana Bafana has failed to qualify for the 2021 Africa Cup Of Nations. This follows them loosing 2-0 to Sudan on Sunday their final Group C match in Omdurman.

Phumzile Mavimbela ·20 days ago