• Late goals go North Africa's way

    Late goals go North Africa's way

    Sunday 10 June 2012

    Libya and Egypt both secured dramatic late wins on Sunday as Africa's FIFA World Cup™ qualifying group stage continued in thrilling fashion.

  • Crunch clashes come early in Africa

    Crunch clashes come early in Africa

    Friday 8 June 2012

    Algeria are just one of the African favourites making tricky away debuts this weekend in Brazil 2014 qualifying, while Ghana travel to face continental champions Zambia. FIFA.com previews a heavy schedule of crucial fixtures in Africa.

  • Bafana falter on day of frustration

    Bafana falter on day of frustration

    Sunday 3 June 2012

    It was a tough day for strikers in Africa as Bafana Bafana were held at home by Ethiopia, Nigeria just earned a win and no side managed more than a single goal.

  • African favourites seek home comfort

    African favourites seek home comfort

    Thursday 31 May 2012

    The Brazil 2014 preliminaries reach the group stage in Africa this weekend with a host of continental giants seeking to ease anxieties by making a positive start to their respective campaigns.

  • Amoros: We can be next African surprise

    Amoros: We can be next African surprise

    Wednesday 30 May 2012

    Benin coach Manuel Amoros, a FIFA World Cup veteran with France, says the Squirrels have expectations of competing on the global stage and are looking to get some payback against Mali this weekend.

  • Giresse: We can’t afford any slip-ups

    Giresse: We can’t afford any slip-ups

    Friday 11 November 2011

    "The draw was kind on us because we managed to avoid the big names. Even so, there’s only one place available and we can’t afford any slip-ups,” Mali coach Alain Giresse.