Maher Mezahi, 2:48 am AFKI Original
Crowd violence is not new to Algeria. During the 2014-15 season, 58 matches were played behind closed doors in the country’s top two divisions because of hooliganism. One player was stabbed in Saida, some supporters have been killed in clashes outside of the stadium, and most notoriously, Cameroonian striker Albert Ebossé was hit in the head with a projectile last August that caused him to haemorrhage to death.
Maher Mezahi, 2:37 am AFKI Original
Thirty-two teams from all around Africa take part in the CAF Champions League first round, and we at AFKSports have compiled a slideshow of 12 teams we believe can lift the cup later on in the year.
Maher Mezahi, 6:14 pm AFKI Original
The best domestic African players play in the spotlight that is the CAF Champions League. Ferjani Sassi and Didier Ibrahim Ndong, for instance, were two megastars of last year’s edition and both are now playing at FC Metz in France after showcasing their abilities with CS Sfaxien for several years. The 2015 CAF Champions League will have its […]
Maher Mezahi, 2:31 am AFKI Original
A nationwide manhunt began this week as British police have released images of three men accused of racism after last week’s Champions League match between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea. This is yet another example of recent racist incidents in European football. The three were seen on video pushing a black man off of the metro […]
Maher Mezahi, 1:31 pm AFKI Original
After a lengthy break, the UEFA Champions League returns to action this weekend. AFKSports provides you with a slideshow of twelve African players to keep an eye on in these knockout stages.
Maher Mezahi, 3:35 am AFKI Original
Now that the final whistle has been blown and the last few balls have been kicked, AFKSports recaps six highlights and six lowlights of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Re-live peaks and valleys of the tournament held in Equatorial Guinea with this slideshow.
Maher Mezahi, 4:51 pm AFKI Original
A slideshow outlining AFKSports’ AFCON team of the tournament and those that deserve honourable mentions
Maher Mezahi, 5:31 am AFKI Original
A look back at the 2015 AFCON final and all of the memorable moments that will nestle in supporters’ hearts for years to come
Maher Mezahi, 2:45 am AFKI Original
A feature recapping semi-final action and looking ahead to the AFCON final and third/fourth play off
Maher Mezahi, 3:54 am
With the AFCON Semi-Finals ahead, one looks back on the previous round. Numerous goals, officiating controversies, heartbreak, and triumph were on show in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarter-finals. They encapsulated quintessential traits of the tournament and why we love it so. Only four matches remain and each of those fixtures carries a direct […]