2019 Schedule

2019 Schedule
1-1-0, 2nd in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CAF
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Morocco, DRC set for deep CHAN runs

The African Nations Championship kicks off in Cameroon this weekend, with Africa's best home-based players contesting the biennial tournament.

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Congo top Group D, Angola progress in second

Congo-Brazzaville top CHAN Group D after drawing 0-0 in Agadir with Angola, who also progress to the quarter finals to meet Nigeria.

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Burkina Faso, Angola play out goalless draw

Angola and Burkina Faso played out a cagey 0-0 stalemate in Agadir as both sides began their African Nations Championship campaign with a point.

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Jonathan Pitroipa training with Paris FC

The Ligue 2 side have confirmed that the Burkinabe winger is training with them as he looks to regain full fitness.

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Baxter hoping Khune brings the magic

Stuart Baxter has made a number of changes for South Africa's must-win World Cup qualifier against Burkina Faso, including the return of Itu Khune.

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Burkina Faso challenge FIFA's replay order

The Burkina Faso Football Federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.

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10-man Senegal held by Burkina Faso

Senegal missed a big opportunity to move to the top of African World Cup qualifying Group D after playing to a goalless home draw with Burkina Faso.

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Burkina peg Ghana back in CHAN qualifier

Ghana's Black Stars have boosted their chances of reaching the 2018 Championships of Africa Nations after securing a 2-2 draw away in Burkina Faso.

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4yEd Dove, KweséESPN

Bance to Al-Masry confirmed

The Burkina Faso hitman has left ASEC Mimosas after firing the domestic giants to the Ivorian title.

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4yEd Dove, KweséESPN

Bance fires ASEC Mimosas to Ivorian title

Ivorian giants ASEC Mimosas ended their seven-year wait for a domestic title on Saturday with the Burkina Faso star the centre of attention as usual.

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4yKweséESPN staff

Ghana down four in latest FIFA Rankings

Ghana have slipped a massive four places in the latest FIFA rankings, while there were positive gains for the likes of Nigeria and Cameroon.

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4yEd Dove, KweséESPN

Bertrand Traore - Call off the search

Can the Burkinabe forward use the Europa League final to demonstrate he has a role to play for Antonio Conte's Chelsea?