Posts tagged Cameroon
Winners and Losers from AFCON 19

As planned from the get go, there was only going to be one winner amongst the 24 AFCON 2019 finalists. Champions Algeria are the most obvious one, but who else achieved smaller wins that could set them up for a more successful future and who had a tournament they need to quickly forget.

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Is VAR a superhero or a villain in the future of global football?

Even after having a major run out in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, VAR looked all new during the women’s world cup and particularly the Copa America, dishing out some fresh controversies. Even Messi came out a supposed victim of the technology more than once. But what is it really to global football, a friend or a foe?

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2019 WWC Review: After all the African teams failed to make it past the Round of 16, What’s next for the game in Africa?

The progress is evident, but we need more. We look back at Africa’s overall performance at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, seek to understand why, explore some of the challenges plaguing women’s football on the continent and suggest a few solutions.

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2019 AFCON: Host nation conundrum, a concerning sight?

We are a few months away from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the most promising ever in terms of fierceness of the competition and the talent on show from ABSA Premiership, EPL, Serie A, Bundesliga and many other top leagues. What do we make of the stripped host nation of Cameroon and the pending decision to appoint a new one?

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2018 Women's AFCON: 3 Lessons to learn from COSAFA 2018

The 2018 Women’s COSAFA Championship was nothing less of scintillating team performances and a notch higher in terms of overall competition. At this rate, the longing for the 2018 Women’s AFCON will not be easily doused until the day (November 17) arrives.

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Five reasons why you should watch the upcoming AFCON 2019

Ever wondered what goes down in other soccer domains around the world other than the acclaimed English Premier League, La Liga, FIFA World Cup only to mention but a few. Here are five reasons why the AFCON will totally rock your world and is one such a tournament you cannot afford to miss.

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What you need to know about the men's AFCON 2019

Are you wondering when and where to catch the AFCON 2019 qualifiers or you want to know the most successful team in the tournament, memories of previous tournaments that will live forever? All of the EPL, Serie A, Bundesliga, La Liga, ABSA and many other leagues’ talented players on show.

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FT 2017/18 African Transcendent XI: LW - Percy Tau [Mamelodi Sundowns]

Percy Tau is one of the most promising African players that still plays in Africa. He is definitely one to watch as his consistent performances with Mamelodi Sundowns in the South African PSL continue to garner attention.

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FT 2017/18 African Transcendent XI: CF - Emmanuel Boateng [Levante]

Emmanuel Boateng of Levante FC is a young, talented, Ghanaian striker that is making a name for himself in La Liga after a standout performance against Barcelona FC.

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FT 2017/18 African Transcendent XI: RW - Keita Balde [Monaco]

Keita Balde is a talented attacker and has a promising future for his club AS Monaco FC and the Senegal National Team.

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