2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
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322dEd Dove

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.

Photo by NORBERTO DUARTE/AFP via Getty Images
2yJonathan Johnson

Adebayor: I'm not Drogba, Eto'o; I won't donate

Emmanuel Adebayor has defended his refusal to donate to Togo's coronavirus battle and distanced himself from Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto'o.

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5yMark Gleeson

Managers vs. media is 'must-see TV"

African Nations Cup mixed zones are no place for the timid. As coaches push back against tough questions, the spectacle becomes must-see TV.

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5yIan Holyman

Adebayor: I rejected Lyon to play in ANC

Adebayor, who has been without a club since leaving Crystal Palace at the end of last season, is captaining his country at the tournament in Gabon.

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5yMark Gleeson

Adebayor has a point to prove with Togo

Emmanuel Adebayor might only have played a handful of games since last season but he is out to prove himself with Togo at the African Nations Cup.

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5yNick Ames

Rough start for Ivory Coast in 0-0 draw

Many expected the defending champions, Ivory Coast, get off to a hot start but they were unexpectedly stymied by Togo, writes Nick Ames.

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5yPA Sport

ANC: Ivory Coast open with draw vs. Togo

Ivory Coast's defence of the African Nations Cup kicked off with a turgid goalless draw with Togo in Group C on Monday evening in Gabon.

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5yIan Holyman

Adebayor preparing for memorable ANC

Emmanuel Adebayor wants to leave a lasting mark on the African Nations Cup when he leads Togo into the competition next month.

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5yAssociated Press

Adebayor a doubt for African Nations Cup

Togo's Emmanuel Adebayor suggested he won't be available for the African Nations Cup if he is still without a club and out-of-practice by next month.

AP Photo/Themba Hadebe
5yMark Gleeson

Manager turnover in Africa continues

Gabon's untimely sacking of Jorge Costa is just the latest example of an African Federation curiously firing a manger ahead of a major tournament.

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6yAssociated Press

Le Roy takes over as new Togo manager

Togo has replaced head coach Tom Saintfiet with Claude Le Roy as it struggles to qualify for next year's African Nations Cup.

2022 WCQ Ladder

Group AGPWDLGDP
Algeria6420+2114
Burkina Faso6330+812
Niger6213-47
Djibouti6006-250
Group BGPWDLGDP
Tunisia6411+913
Equatorial Guinea6321+111
Zambia6213-17
Mauritania6024-92
Group CGPWDLGDP
Nigeria6411+613
Cape Verde Islands6321+211
Liberia6204-36
Central African Republic6114-54
Group DGPWDLGDP
Cameroon6501+915
Ivory Coast6411+713
Mozambique6114-64
Malawi6105-103
Group EGPWDLGDP
Mali6510+1116
Uganda6231+19
Kenya6132-56
Rwanda6015-71
Group FGPWDLGDP
Egypt6420+614
Gabon6213-17
Libya6213-37
Angola6123-25
Group GGPWDLGDP
Ghana6411+413
South Africa6411+413
Ethiopia6123-35
Zimbabwe6024-52
Group HGPWDLGDP
Senegal6510+1116
Togo6222-18
Namibia6123-55
Congo6033-53
Group IGPWDLGDP
Morocco6600+1918
Guinea-Bissau6132-66
Guinea6042-64
Sudan6033-73
Group JGPWDLGDP
Congo DR6321+611
Benin6312+110
Tanzania6222-28
Madagascar6114-54