Mali play down 'physical advantage'
Mali coach Patrice Carteron has played down the physical advantage his team will hold over South Africa when the two countries meet in the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals...
We aren’t scared of SA - Keita
Mali captain Seydou Keita says their main objective for the tournament has been achieved and thus his side will engage hosts South Africa with lesser pressure on Saturday in Durban
Group A qualification timeline
Timeline of the fluctuating fortunes of the four teams chasing qualification from Group A at the African Nations Cup on Sunday as hosts South Africa and tiny Cape Verde Islands...
Afcon Group A permutations
All four teams in Group A of the Africa Cup of Nations have a chance of making the quarterfinals when the final fixtures are staged on Sunday.
Bafana go top, Morocco flatter
South Africa closed in on the African Nations Cup knockout stages with a win on Wednesday while debutants Cape Verde Islands narrowly failed to do the same as Group A came alive...
We respect Bafana - Cape Verde
Cape Verde coach Lucio Antunes says he and his side “have a great deal of respect for South Africa” ahead of the opening match of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.
SA clubs well represented in Afcon
A total of 26 South African-based footballers will compete in the African Nations Cup, the majority of them in the Bafana Bafana squad but other representing Ghana, Niger, Togo...
Cape Verde can cause problems - Mendes
Ryan Mendes, in his first season with former French champions Lille, believes Cape Verde can make more of an impact than most observers believe possible at the Africa Cup of...
Lack of vibe dogs Afcon countdown
It is the largest sporting event on the continent, but the build-up started late and there is a lack of atmosphere just over a week before the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off...
SA ready for Afcon - Mbalula
South Africa is set and raring to go for the start of the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament, sports and recreation minister Fikile Mbalula said on Wednesday.