2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
1-0-0, 1st in African Nations Championship
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1dKweséESPN Reporter

Congo stun Cameroon in CHAN opener

Junior Makiesse struck the winner from the penalty spot as Congo-Brazzaville beat Cameroon in their CHAN opener in Agadir on Tuesday.

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66dKweséESPN Reporter

Gyasi's first Ghana goal secures draw vs. Egypt

Edwin Gyasi's first Ghana goal cancelled out Shikabala's opener as the Black Stars end their World Cup qualifying campaign with a draw against Egypt.

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316dMark Gleeson

Congo name Migne as new coach

Congo have named Sebastien Migne as their new coach ahead of their 2019 African Nations Cup qualification campaign.

353dAssociated Press

ANC: Egypt, Ghana book semifinal spots

Egypt provided more late drama at the ANC when they snatched the last place in the semifinals with an 87th-minute goal to beat Morocco 1-0 on Sunday.

431dESPN staff

CAF: Moses, Mikel score as Nigeria win

Chelsea's Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel scored for Nigeria as they continued their perfect start to World Cup qualifying with a 3-1 win vs. Algeria.

572dAssociated Press

Algeria, Cameroon, Nigeria drawn together

Three of the five African teams at the 2014 World Cup have been drawn in the same group to qualify for the 2018 edition.

661dESPN staff

ANC: Ghana frustrated by Mozambique

Aston Villa striker Jordan Ayew failed to convert a close-range opportunity for Avram Grant's group leaders.

792dESPN staff

CAF: Nigeria and Ghana reach group stage

Nigeria advanced to the third round of African qualifying for the 2018 World Cup with a 2-0 win over Swaziland on Tuesday.

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827dESPN staff

Friendlies: South Korea win as Japan draw

South Korea won a friendly on Tuesday while Iran and Japan played to a draw as some of Asia's biggest teams had the day off from World Cup qualifying.

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Egypt withdraws from All Africa Games football

The Confederation of African Football says Egypt has withdrawn its men's and women's football teams from the All Africa Games in Republic of Congo.

948dESPN staff

ANC: Ghana cruise, Cameroon win late

Ghana eased to victory over Mauritius in their opening 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier, while Cameroon left it late to beat Mauritania.

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961dAssociated Press

FIFA exec Valcke cancels trip to Canada

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has cancelled his trip to Canada for the opening of the Women's World Cup in the wake of an ongoing investigation

1082dPA Sport

Congo 2-4 DR Congo: Remarkable late rally

Max Gradel's stunning first-half strike saw Ivory Coast beat Cameroon 1-0 and finish top of a tightly-contested African Nations Cup Group D to qualify for the quarter-finals.

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1083dSam Crocker

Crocker: Congo on cusp of ANC semis

Only an administrative error kept Congo from being eliminated early in African Nations' Cup qualifying, yet they have forged their way into the ANC and are now on the cusp of history, thanks to inspirational coach Claude Le Roy.

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Congo stranded as team bus breaks down

Congo's team bus broke down on the way to the remote town of Ebebiyin on Saturday, the latest problem for the squad at the African Nations Cup.

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1092dPA Sport

Gabon 0-1 Congo: Prince Oniangue seals win

Gabon were thwarted in their bid to become the first nation to reach the 2015 African Nations Cup quarter-finals as Congo pulled off a surprise 1-0 victory in Bata.

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1096dPA Sport

Equatorial Guinea 1-1 Congo: Late leveller

Congo netted an 87th-minute equaliser to deny host nation Equatorial Guinea victory in the opening match of the 2015 African Nations Cup in Bata.

RankingsAfrican Nations Championship

Goal Difference1Tied-4th
Goals Scored1Tied-5th
Goals Conceded0Tied-1st