South Africa qualify for Tokyo 2020 by beating Ghana on penalties Shootout required after a thrilling 2-2 draw in third-place play-off Egypt beat Côte d’Ivoire to secure the trophy, with both already qualified South Africa have seized Africa’s third and final ticket to next year’s Men’s Olympic Football Tournament in Tokyo. Bafana Bafana claimed the spot thanks
The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it will rule by the end of the month on separate appeals filed by the teams involved in the abandoned African Champions League final on May 31. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) ordered the second-leg match between Wydad Casablanca of Morocco and Esperance of Tunisia replayed in
UPDATE on June 7: FIFA Vice-president and African Football Confederation (CAF) president Ahmad Ahmad released from police custody without charges, CAF says on its website. FIFA Vice-president and African Football Confederation (CAF) president Ahmad Ahmad is detained and questioned by French authorities on Thursday, a day before the Women’s World Cup kicks off. In a
(WFI) World football’s governing body will announce on May 29 whether both bidders advance to the voting stage.
(WFI) The leaders of the United 2026 World Cup bid say they expect FIFA members to vote on “merits” in Moscow.
March 30 – World Football’s governing body is adapting its qualification procedures to match its expanded 48-team World Cup.
(WFI) Madagascar FA chief Ahmad ends Hayatou’s 29-year reign as CAF president. Gerard Farek reports.
FIFA has concluded an agreement with Sportradar Integrity Services that will provide world football’s governing body with a full suite of monitoring, education and intelligence services to further strengthen the integrity of football around the globe. Under the terms of the new agreement, Sportradar, the global leader in match manipulation detection and prevention, will use
(WFI) The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is backing Sheikh Salman in the Bahraini royal’s bid to replace Sepp Blatter as FIFA president. Gerard Farek reports…
(WFI) Gianni Infantino is enjoying a good week when it comes to endorsements for his bid to become the next FIFA president.