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Pitso Mosimane Calls for Strong Referees

Pitso Mosimane Calls for Strong Referees

🕔22:12, 6.May 2019

By Satish Sekar at the Lucas Moripe Stadium © Satish Sekar (May 3rd 2015) Officiating Standards Wydad Athletic Club (WAC) have been accused of intimidating opponents and referees. Fouad Benzarti had earlier denied that Wydad practised such dark arts of

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Attack!

Attack!

🕔12:25, 4.May 2019

By Satish Sekar at Pretoria’s Lucas Moripe Stadium © Satish Sekar (May 3rd 2019) With a place in Africa’s most prestigious club competition the Champions League within grasp, Pitso Mosimane’s fixture-addled Mamelodi Sundowns, take on Casablanca’s Wydad Athletic Club (WAC)

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Thriller in Dar Opens U17 AFCON

Thriller in Dar Opens U17 AFCON

🕔19:16, 15.Apr 2019

By Satish Sekar at Dar Es Salaam’s National Stadium © Satish Sekar (April 14th 2019) Goals Galore! Tanzania’s Under-17 AFCON got off to astonishing start in the National Stadium, Dar Es Salaam. A topsy-turvy match ended 5-4 to Nigeria with

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Stone Chibwe

Stone Chibwe

🕔14:55, 4.Apr 2019

EmpowerS Magazine regrets the untimely passing of Nkana and Zambia legend Stone Chibwe. After a short illness Chibwe unexpectedly died on Tuesday. After an excellent career on the pitch including the 1974 AFCON team, which Zambia lost after a replay

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Thabo Senong Calls for Mini-World Cup

Thabo Senong Calls for Mini-World Cup

🕔19:59, 18.Feb 2019

By Satish Sekar in Niamey © Satish Sekar (February 15th 2019) “Just standard friendlies will never serve as good preparations for the World Cup. That’s my opinion,” says Thabo Senong, coach of South Africa’s Under-20 Team. Novel Idea South Africa’s

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Ghana Win Postponed Opener

Ghana Win Postponed Opener

🕔13:52, 13.Feb 2019

By Satish Sekar in Maradi © Satish Sekar (February 4th 2019) Burkinabe Face Mountain to Climb Burkina Faso face an uphill struggle after losing their delayed opening fixture of the Under-20 AFCON 2-0. The Young Stallions created the first chance

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Chaos

Chaos

🕔13:01, 13.Feb 2019

By Satish Sekar in Maradi © Satish Sekar (February 4th 2019) Farce The floodlights at Maradi’s Stadium proved unfit for purpose yesterday, leading CAF to postpone the match between Burkina Faso and Ghana. But Mali’s match against Senegal went ahead.

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Mali Gain Advantage Despite Defeat to Senegal

Mali Gain Advantage Despite Defeat to Senegal

🕔12:23, 13.Feb 2019

By Satish Sekar in Maradi © Satish Sekar (February 3rd 2019) Fiasco Senegal made an early statement in Group B after chaos descended over Maradi. A floodlight problem led to the second match being postponed. Senegal won 2-0. Dion Lopy

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Unfair Advantage?

Unfair Advantage?

🕔12:03, 13.Feb 2019

By Satish Sekar in Maradi © Satish Sekar (February 3rd 2019) Uncertainty Barely a day into the competition uncertainty and farce has descended on Niger’s Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament. The floodlights at Maradi’s stadium failed to perform

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Flying Eagles Outclass Burundi

Flying Eagles Outclass Burundi

🕔11:14, 11.Feb 2019

By Satish Sekar in Niamey © Satish Sekar (February 2nd 2019) Paul Agbogun’s Nigeria top Group A after outclassing Burundi, especially in the second half. The Super Eaglets won comfortably 2-0 –Yahaya Nazifi and substitute Michael Effom scored after 53

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