Tag Archives: CAF

AMAJU PINNICK BECOMES CAF VICE-PRESIDENT

  • by Ayoade Akinyode
  • 1 year ago
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AMAJU PINNICK BECOMES CAF VICE-PRESIDENT The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick as its first vice president. The position became vacant after erstwhile president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi resigned from office in June following an undercover exposition of corrupt practices in the GFA by an […]

CAF PROPOSES 24-TEAM AFCON

  • by Ayoade Akinyode
  • 2 Years ago
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At its just concluded symposium on African football, Confederation of African Football (CAF) has proposed having twenty four playing at the African Cup of nations. The symposium which was themed “African Football: Our Vision” was held in Rabat, Morocco. Amongst other issues discussed at the event, the apex footballing body on the continent plan to […]

ISSA HAYATOU: AN EMPEROR WHO LOST HIS EMPIRE

  • by Ayoade Akinyode
  • 2 Years ago
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Issa Hayatou was born on the 9th of August 1946 in Garoua, Cameroon. The former athlete, physical / health education teacher and sport executive replaced Abdel Halim Mohammad as CAF president in 1988. Issa Hayatou was a member of Cameroon’s national basketball and athletics squad, a middle distance runner that held the national 400m and […]

Afcon 2017 fallout: CAF Slams $5,000 Fine on Nigeria for Overcrowding

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) Monday imposed a $5,000 fine on Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for overcrowding during Gabon 2017 match in Kaduna between Nigeria and Egypt. NFF incurred the wrath of CAF for poor crowd control measures that saw about 40,000 fans lumbered into the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna in the Africa Cup […]

Kenya Disqualified from U20 Nations Cup due to Overage Players

Kenya have been disqualified from the 2017 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series for using overage players. The decision comes after the Confederation of African Football (Caf) ruled that five players over the age of 20 all featured in the East African side in the first round first leg in Sudan on 3 April. […]

Full List Of Winners At The GLO CAF Awards

  • by anatech
  • 4 Years ago
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The 2015 Glo-CAF Awards took place tonight at the International Conference Center in Abuja and below are the awards winners in full. Club of the Year – TP Mazembe Fair Play Award – Allez Casa (Senegal Supporters group) Women’s National Team Of The Year – Cameroon Men’s National Team Of The Year –Cote D’Ivoire Youth Player Of The Year- Victor […]