Posts tagged AFCON 2019
FT 2019 Preview: AFCON19 is on the way!

On the back of Egypt’s appointing of the AFCON 2019 hosting rights, we are excited for Africa’s biggest soccer showcase, returning in June 2019. The single most important exhibition of upcoming, prime and experienced footballers who have carried the African banner at home and abroad. AFCON 2019 is one of the few events that matters this coming June.

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Is South Africa's Ligue 1-based, Lebo Mothiba underrated?

The 22-year-old RC Strasbourg forward spoiled Thierry Henry’s managerial debut by banging the second goal as AS Monaco lost 2-1. The young forward has largely flown under the radar, but sure looks like a real talent, and a welcome gift to the Bafana side.

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Nations In Focus Series: DR Congo, the unsung hero of African football

In this series, we explore what makes each footballing nation in Africa unique. First up is the Central African country, DR Congo, two AFCON and eight continental club titles in the form of the CAF Champions League and the CAF Confederations Cup. They are quite an “introverted” nation but not on the pitch

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