2019 Schedule

All times ET

2019 Schedule
2-2-2, 3rd in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying
Haikel Hmima/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
181dReuters

Burundi, Cameroon seal AFCON qualification

Burundi qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time on Saturday, and they were joined by Cameroon, Guinea Bissau and Namibia.

Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images
191dESPN

2019 Afcon qualifiers key squads

The final round of Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers runs from 22 to 24 March. Which teams have opted to rest some of their biggest stars?

Marc Atkins/Getty Images
363dReuters

Aubameyang slams Gabon appointment of father

Gabon captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has criticised the country's football federation after they appointed his father as national team coach.

JOSE ROMERO,FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images
547dKweséESPN Reporter

Gabon stunned by Thailand in King's Cup

The Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang-less Panthers were defeated 4-2 on penalties in the King's Cup semi final following a 0-0 draw.

Stuart Franklin/Getty Images
648dMichael Oti Adjei, KweséESPN

Aubameyang eclipses Yeboah record

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang eclipsed Tony Yeboah as the top-scoring African in Bundesliga history this weekend, earning the Ghana legend's praise.

JOSE ROMERO,FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images
710dAdriana Garcia

Gabon boss backs Auba orange juice claim

Gabon boss Jose Antonio Camacho has backed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's claim that the nation's World Cup qualifying bid was sabotaged by orange juice.

TF-Images/TF-Images via Getty Images
720dKweséESPN

Aubameyang open to Gabon return for Morocco clash

The Borussia Dortmund hitman has explained he wasn't mentally prepared to compete for the Panthers during the last round of World Cup qualifiers.

Barry Aldworth/BackpagePix
748dESPN staff

Star-studded Elephants overpower Gabon

Ivory Coast secured an important 3-0 win over Gabon in an African region World Cup qualifier at Stade de Franceville on Saturday night.

Gavin Barker/BackpagePix
784dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Bouanga explains Lorient extension

The Gabon international has revealed that a desire for stability is behind his decision to extend his Merlus contract.

Reuters/Max Rossi
838dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Ronaldo the world's greatest, says Lemina

Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina says that he never doubted that Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is the world's greatest player.

Photo by liewig christian/Corbis via Getty Images
876dKweséESPN staff

Gabon's Brou Apanga dead at 35

The Gabonese Football Federation have confirmed that the defender suffered cardiac arrest during a training session on Wednesday.

Getty Images
970dMark Gleeson

Ndong 'broken' after Nations Cup exit

Gabon defender Didier Ndong says that he and his teammates are "broken" after they were eliminated from the African Nations Cup.

GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images
970dNick Ames

Three reasons for Gabon's ANC exit

Gabon became the first host nation to exit the group stage of the African Nations Cup since Tunisia back in 1994. Here are three reasons why.

AFP PHOTO / ISSOUF SANOGOISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images
971dNick Ames

Excess, unrest mar AFCON host Gabon

The 2017 AFCON has produced some great football but unfinished and empty stadiums and political unrest have marred Gabon's turn as hosts.

GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images
971dAssociated Press

Hackers shut down African Cup's website

A group of hackers claiming to be based in Russia said Saturday they had shut down the website of the African Nations Cup in a protest.