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Asante Kotoko To Play In 2023 African Super League, Accra Hearts Of Oak Not Included In The List

The Confederation of African Football has announced the commencement of African Super League scheduled for August 2023. This decision was made following the postponement of 2023 African Cup of Nations to January-February 2024 in Cote D’ivoire. An amount of One Hundred Million Dollars, $100,000,000 will be the seed money with the winner set to take home Ten Million Dollars, $10,000,000.

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Asante Kotoko To Play In 2023 African Super League, Accra Hearts Of Oak Not Included In The List

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Afcon 2023 In Ivory Coast Postponed, African Super League To Start August 2023, Prize Money Revealed

President of the Confederation of African Football, CAF, Patrice Motsepe has confirmed that 2023 Africa Cup of Nations scheduled for Cote D’ivoire has been postponed to 2024 due to heavy rainfall season in the West African nation. The continental showpiece will now be played between January-February 2024 in the same country.

  2 months ago ago
Afcon 2023 In Ivory Coast Postponed, African Super League To Start August 2023, Prize Money Revealed

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Accra Hearts Of Oak And Asante Kotoko Expected In Africa Super League, $100 Million For Competition

The Confederation of African Football will be adding another competition to the existing ones, and that will be named Africa Super League. Clubs across the continent will part take in this novel competition. Reports indicate that 24 teams will be allows to play in the Africa Super League.

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Accra Hearts Of Oak And Asante Kotoko Expected In Africa Super League, $100 Million For Competition

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CAF Bans Ghana Favorite Stadium From Hosting International Matches

The Kumasi-based stadium, Baba Yara Sports Stadium, has being in the headlines in recent days. This was the stadium that Ghana hosted the first leg tie against the Super Eagles of Nigeria a few weeks ago. According to reports from the Ghana Football Association, the Confederation Of African Football (CAF) has issued a statement about the boycott of Baba Yara stadium from hosting International games.

  5 months ago ago
CAF Bans Ghana Favorite Stadium From Hosting International Matches

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Ghana To Be Represented By Kotoko And Hearts Of Oak In CAF Super League?

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has officially launched a new project dubbed the African Super League which will see 24 teams from around the continent compete for a top prize. The competition which is set to be the biggest on the continent aside the African Cup of Nations, will see serious and heavy sponsorships and investments for the clubs that will be selected to be part of this competition.

  1 month ago ago
Ghana To Be Represented By Kotoko And Hearts Of Oak In CAF Super League?

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Sadio Mane And Mo Salah Among African Footballer Of The Year Nominees For 2022

Sadio Mane and four current Premier League stars have been assigned for the African Footballer of the Year prize at the current year's CAF Awards. The Confederation of African Football has not held its yearly honors function starting around 2019 because of the COVID pandemic. Mane, who as of late joined Bayern Munich from Liverpool, won the honor for Africa's top men's player in 2019 and he is again designated on a waitlist of 10 up-and-comers.

  2 months ago ago
Sadio Mane And Mo Salah Among African Footballer Of The Year Nominees For 2022

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The Winner Of 2022 Women's Africa Cup of Nations to Earn Additional 150% Of The Previous Prize

The women's version of the Africa Cup of Nations, called the Women's Africa Cup of Nations starts today in Morocco at exactly 20:30 pm GMT. And the champion of the tournament will go home with an extra $300,000. The winner of the previous tournament, the Nigerian Women National team earned only $200,000 but today's news from Confederation Of African Football (CAF) reveals that, the winner will take home an amount of $500,000.

  2 months ago ago
The Winner Of 2022 Women's Africa Cup of Nations to Earn Additional 150% Of The Previous Prize

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Confederation Of African Football Official Dies After Fans Invade Abuja Stadium

In the picture is the Zambian medical officer who died after the field invasion by the Nigerian fans. The Zambian medical officer identified as Joseph Kabungo, who was working as Confederation of African Football or FIFA Medical Officer for the Ghana-Nigeria World Cup Playoffs qualifier, has died.

  6 months ago ago
Confederation Of African Football Official Dies After Fans Invade Abuja Stadium

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Why Caf has postponed the 2023 African cup of nations

Caf President Patrice Motsepe on Sunday, July 3rd announced at a press conference in Morocco that the 34th Edition of the caf African cup of nations which was scheduled to take place between June 23rd and July 23rd has been postponed to January 2024 This decision comes right after the Confederation of African Football executive committee meeting which was held on Sunday July 3rd.

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Why Caf has postponed the 2023 African cup of nations

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Teams with most semi final matches won in the CAF champions League history.

The Confederation of African football known as CAF has always been great mostly at the knockout stage, here are the teams with most matches won at the semi finals of the CAF champions League matches; The first is Al Ahly Cairo of Egypt, they have won the semi finals matches with 17 wins in the Confederation of African football.

  4 months ago ago
Teams with most semi final matches won in the CAF champions League history.

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Bayern Munich's Sadio Mane named African Footballer of Year

On Thursday, the Confederation of African Football named Senegalese striker Sadio Mane the second African Player of the Year. The praise follows a year in which Mane scored the decisive penalty kick for Senegal and represented his former team, Liverpool, in the Champions League final. In the voting, Mane came in barely ahead of fellow Senegalese Edouard Mendy and Egyptian attacker Mohamed Salah, a former Liverpool teammate.

  2 months ago ago
Bayern Munich's Sadio Mane named African Footballer of Year

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CAF To Announce Super League Competition Today

As indicated by numerous reports, the Confederation of African Football will meet today and one of the critical things from the gathering will be the declaration of another competition for the mainland which will be named the African Super League. President Patrice Motsepe has guaranteed that this competition will actually want to create a ton of income that could end up being useful to clubs and their leagues too.

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CAF To Announce Super League Competition Today

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Ghana banned from U-17 Women’s World Cup over age fraud

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has banned Ghana from contending in U-17 Women's World Cup qualifiers because old age misrepresentation. The CAF choice implies that Ghana's Black Maidens will miss the following two qualifiers. They have additionally been fined 100,000 dollars. CAF's decision is on the bases of Morocco's objection that Nancy Amoh and Rasheeda Shahadu lied about their birthdates and are beyond 17 years old.

  2 months ago ago
Ghana banned from U-17 Women’s World Cup over age fraud

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2022 CAF Awards: Black Stars Attacker Nominated for Young Player of the Year Award

An award scheme organized by the board of Confederation of African Football (CAF) yearly to honour outstanding players -Ghanaian forward Kamaldeen Sulemana is thought to have been nominated this year (2022). The young talent Black Stars of Ghana winger had a splendid campaign in the France capital with Stade Rennes last season hence his nomination for the Young Player of the Year award.

  3 months ago ago
2022 CAF Awards: Black Stars Attacker Nominated for Young Player of the Year Award

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CAF Maintain Decision To Host Champion League Final In Morocco

The Confederation of African Football maintained its choice to hold the last match of its 2022 Champions League in Morocco. The CAF reaction came in the midst of a progression of protests from the Egyptian Football Federation and the Ahly football club. The complaints arose after the CAF declared its choice to hold the last in Morocco in spite of one Moroccan group being in the rushing to come to that last.

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CAF Maintain Decision To Host Champion League Final In Morocco

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CAF Ban Ghana U-17 Women's Team For Two World Cup Editions And $100k Fined In Addition

Match-fixing, age fraud, tax invasion and among others seen as malpractice in football -Ghana per reports have had their taste of it following allegations levelled against them by Morocco concerning age fraud. Won the just concluded 2022 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup held in India at the expense of Ghana on penalty shoot-outs -Morocco afterwards made a protest against the age of two Ghanaian players - Nancy Amoh and Rasheeda Shahadu.

  2 months ago ago
CAF Ban Ghana U-17 Women's Team For Two World Cup Editions And $100k Fined In Addition

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2023 AFCON Postponed Over Weather Concerns

Patrice Motsepe, the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), has announced the postponement of the 2023 AFCON during a CAF Executive Committee meeting in Rabat on Sunday. The 34th edition of AFCON initially scheduled for June to July next year in Ivory Coast, will finally take place between January and February 2024.

  2 months ago ago
2023 AFCON Postponed Over Weather Concerns

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Bayern Munich's Sadio Mane named African Footballer of Year

Sadio Mane of Bayern Munich has won the African Footballer of the Year award a second time. This year at the Africa Cup of Nations, the player made the game-winning penalty kick for Senegal. On Thursday, the Confederation of African Football named Senegalese striker Sadio Mane the second African Player of the Year.

  2 months ago ago
Bayern Munich's Sadio Mane named African Footballer of Year

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CAF has removed Baba Yara Stadium off its list of permitted stadiums for international matches.

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has ruled that Kumasi's Baba Yara Stadium is unsuitable for senior international fixtures. The Ghana Football Association (GFA) verified this in a statement posted on their website on Tuesday. According to the GFA, they got notification from CAF's Development Officer Raul Chipenda that the stadium is no longer authorized to hold senior category 'A' matches.

  5 months ago ago
CAF has removed Baba Yara Stadium off its list of permitted stadiums for international matches.

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CAF to Upgrade Inter-schools Football Competition Internationally

The management of the Confederation of African Football is by this communique informing all Africans that the inter-schools football competition which have organized for the various basic schools to the senior high school level will be organized to the international level. In a conference with the executives of the Confederation of African Football they raise the concern of extending the inter-schools football competition within the various African countries to play it internationally.

  5 months ago ago
CAF to Upgrade Inter-schools Football Competition Internationally