Category: Africa Sports

Rodolfo Zapata

I will never tolerate unwillingness or even the apathy of only one player”, Botswana Giants coach Rodolfo Zapata

Gaborone United coach, Rodolfo Zapata told Mmegi Sport that the club is facing some challenges but that does not stop them from aiming high. He said the financial...

GU Coach Zapata

Argentinian coach Rodolfo Zapata ready to rebuild Botswana Giants

Gaborone United head coach Rodolfo Zapata is looking forward to his first full season with the local giants. GU have been busy preparing for the 2016/17 campaign under...

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Nigeria coach releases 42 man squad to face Egypt

Super Eagles Head Coach, Samson Siasia, on Thursday released list of 42 players invited for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) two-legged encounter against Egypt....

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Nigeria goes up on FIFA Ranking, Cape Verde overthrows Cote d’Ivoire

The Super Eagles of Nigeria climbed a solitary spot up to move behind Cameroon , the last team on the continent’s top ten list, according to the latest ranking...

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Coach Kwesi Appiah crush-out of the CAF Confederations Cup

Appiah was hoping to help his side overcome a 1-0 setback at the hands of their counterparts in the first leg in Sudan. Al Khartoum had an early chance to draw level on...

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Sunday Oliseh steps down as Nigeria coach

The former Super Eagles midfielder says everything is being done by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to undermine his work ahead of next month’s crucial AFCON...

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Barcelona to set up football Academy in Nigeria

Barcelona have announced that they will be setting up a club academy in Lagos, Nigeria, it was disclosed at a meeting with Lagos Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. Worldwide...

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CONFIRMED: Renard named Morocco coach

After being sacked by Ligue 1 side Lille, Herve Renard has been appointed as Morocco’s head coach. Herve Renard has been named the new head coach of Morocco...

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Ashgold beats MO Bejaia in CAF Champions League

AshantiGold posted a slim 1-0 win over ten-man MO Bejaia in their CAF Champions League first qualifying round first leg tie. Defender Joshua Tijani scored the solitary...

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Zamalek fires head coach Mido

Mido, who turned out for clubs in England, France and Italy, was Zamalek’s star striker before retiring in 2013. The club appointed him as coach for a six-month...