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Mark Gleeson

African Cup of Nations postponed from January next year to 2022

30 Jun 2020

CAPE TOWN Next January's Africa Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon have been postponed by one year and will now take place in 2022, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) decided on Tuesday.

Soccer: Next year's Africa Cup of Nations finals could be postponed

26 Jun 2020

CAPE TOWN A postponement of January's Africa Cup of Nations finals could be on the cards when the Confederation of African Football (CAF) meet next week in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

On this day: Born June 15, 1992 - Mohamed Salah, Egyptian footballer

14 Jun 2020

Mohamed Salah has already won the Champions League and secured World Cup qualification for his country but an imminent Premier League title with Liverpool will cement his legacy at the age of 28.

A decade on, South Africa insists World Cup worth investment

09 Jun 2020

CAPE TOWN Thursday marks 10 years since South Africa hosted a World Cup highly charged with symbolism but dogged by questions about the wisdom of spending billions on a sports event that might have been better used elsewhere.

Hockey: Olympic postponement sees world champions Belgium lose advantage

20 May 2020

Gold medal favourites Belgium fear they might have lost some of the advantage they held over their rivals for the Olympic men's hockey title after the postponement of the Tokyo Games and the novel coronavirus-induced sporting hiatus.

Rugby - South Africa use World Cup final scoreline to raise money for feeding scheme

19 May 2020

CAPE TOWN South Africa's World Cup winning squad are using the score from last year's final in Japan to launch a campaign to feed people left destitute by the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.

Rugby-South Africa use World Cup final scoreline to raise money for feeding scheme

19 May 2020

CAPE TOWN, May 19 South Africa's World Cup winning squad are using the score from last year's final in Japan to launch a campaign to feed people left destitute by the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.

On this day: Born May 20, 1952: Roger Milla, Cameroonian footballer

19 May 2020

CAPE TOWN When the country’s president demanded that a soon-to-turn 38-year-old striker be included in the World Cup squad, it was seen as a new low for African football.

On this day: Born May 15, 1970 - Frank and Ronald de Boer, footballers

14 May 2020

Football’s most famous twins turn 50 on Friday but after successful playing careers together, Frank and Ronald de Boer mark the milestone at a time when their paths have finally diverged.

Fifty years since Feyenoord triumph launched Dutch golden era

05 May 2020

Feyenoord Rotterdam on Wednesday celebrate the 50th anniversary of their European Cup success which put the Netherlands firmly on the world football map and kicked off a golden era.

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