2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
1-0-0, 1st in African Nations Cup Qualifying
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8dESPN staff

Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup

Morocco stunned Ivory Coast 2-0 to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, while Tunisia also booked their ticket to Russia on Saturday.

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82dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Valencia's Abdennour loaned to Marseille

The Tunisia defender returns to Ligue 1 on a season-long loan after an underwhelming spell in La Liga.

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295dPA Sport

Burkina Faso reach ANC semifinals

Substitute Aristide Bance struck with an 81st-minute free-kick to help Burkina Faso into the semifinals of the African Nations Cup over Tunisia.

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304dNick Ames

Algeria face group stage exit woe

Defensive woes and profligate finishing hurt Algeria in their loss vs. Tunisia and the outlook is bleak for the Fennec Foxes, writes Nick Ames.

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304dPA Sport

Algeria on brink after ANC loss to Tunisia

Tunisia gave themselves an African Nations Cup lifeline and put northern neighbours Algeria on the brink of elimination with a 2-1 win in Franceville.

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376dMark Gleeson

Manager turnover in Africa continues

Gabon's untimely sacking of Jorge Costa is just the latest example of an African Federation curiously firing a manger ahead of a major tournament.

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513dAssociated 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.

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604dESPN staff

ANC: Salah saves Egypt draw at Nigeria

Mohamed Salah scored in stoppage time to salvage a 1-1 draw for Egypt at Nigeria in a 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier on Friday.

615dESPN staff

CAF refuses Togo's request to move game

Togo's football federation says the Confederation of African Football has refused its request to move a qualifier out of Tunisia because of security.