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Africa Cup of Nations

Gueye's second half strike puts Senegal in semi-finals

Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals for the first time since 2006 when Idrissa Gueye scored to deliver a 1-0 last-eight win over Benin in Cairo on Wednesday.

Africa Cup of Nations

Senegal v Benin - as it happened

Join us for live coverage of the African Cup of Nations quarter-final tie between Senegal and surprise package Benin from 30 June Stadium in Cairo. A match against Madagascar or Tunisia awaits in the semi-finals.

Africa Cup of Nations

After the farce in CAF Champions League final, VAR returns at AFCON

The VAR is here to stay and this Wednesday it will be in place at the African Cup of Nations. The VAR is coming into play from the quarter-finals and will try to avoid episodes like what happened in the CAF Champions League final.

Africa Cup of Nations

Benin followers counting on voodoo prayers for Cup of Nations success

The sound of drum beats, hand claps and women singing fills the air at a shrine in Cotonou in the West African nation of Benin, homeland of voodoo.

Africa Cup of Nations

Benin send Morocco crashing out on penalties

Hakim Ziyech's missed stoppage-time penalty proved extremely costly as 10-man Benin stunned Africa Cup of Nations title contenders Morocco in a spot-kick shootout Friday to reach the quarter-finals after a 1-1 draw in Cairo.

Africa Cup of Nations

African Cup of Nations last 16 line-up confirmed

After the conclusion of the group phase, we now know the last 16 line-up for the African Cup of Nations, a tournament organised by CAF and which is being held in Egypt.

Benin v Guinea-Bissau: Dussuyer backs Benin to deal with expectation

A surprise 2-2 draw with Ghana means Benin are favourites to beat Guinea-Bissau and head coach Michael Dussuyer welcomes that pressure.

Africa Cup of Nations

Jordan Ayew, the stagnation of a one-time Ghana prodigy

After a turbulent spell in England resulting in relegation with two different clubs, former Ghana prodigy Jordan Ayew will attempt to relaunch his stuttering career at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

International Friendly

Mounie hat-trick give Benin warm-up victory

Huddersfield Town forward Steve Mounie scored a hat-trick as Benin defeated fellow qualifiers Mauritania 3-1 Tuesday in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations warm-up match.

AFCON Qualifying

Benin youth players and FA boss handed prison sentences for age cheating

Prison sentences have been handed to 10 Benin youth players and the former president of the country's Football Association after lying about their ages .

Former Benin football federation president Moucharafou arrested for theft

Former Benin football federation president Anjorin Moucharafou has been arrested on suspicion of theft, judicial sources said on Tuesday.

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