• 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.

  • Elephants rumble as Zambia stumble

    Elephants rumble as Zambia stumble

    Saturday 2 June 2012

    African champions Zambia lost 2-0 in Sudan, while the team they beat in the continental final, Côte d'Ivoire, defeated Tanzania on a busy Saturday of 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualifying action.

  • Cameroon win, Kenya settle with Malawi

    Cameroon win, Kenya settle with Malawi

    Saturday 2 June 2012

    Cameroon and Central African Republic both got off to winning starts in Brazil 2014 qualifying as they beat Congo DR and Botswana respectively, while Kenya were held to a goalless draw against Malawi.

  • 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.

  • Nyamilandu: There’s a football revolution in Malawi

    Nyamilandu: There’s a football revolution in Malawi

    Sunday 16 October 2011

    Nigeria are favourites to go through, but don’t belittle us or imagine that we will be easy opponents,” Walter Nyamilandu, President of the Football Association of Malawi

  • Super Eagles favoured to soar

    Super Eagles favoured to soar

    Wednesday 3 August 2011

    With Malawi drawn alongside two qualifiers, of which Namibia and Kenya look favourites, heavy-hitters Nigeria will fancy their chances in Group F, but a lacklustre record against minnows means they can't relax.