Tag: Africa Cup of Nations
Hosts suffer [not so] shocking AFCON elimination
Egypt’s hopes for an eighth Africa Cup of Nations title were dashed on Saturday, losing to South Africa 1-0 in the round of 16 after a string of poor performances.
AFCON ticket prices revealed, including 2-matches-for-1
Egyptian and African football authorities have revealed ticket prices and seating tiers for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Electronic ticket sale schedule set for AFCON
Tickets for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will be available to purchase online by the middle of this month, according to officials.
Egypt AFCON Mock Squad 1.0
With less than three months remaining until the kick-off of Africa’s showpiece football festival in Egypt, we take our first guess at what the host nation’s squad may look like, including how the starting XI could deploy. Three months can be an eternity in football. Form rises and dips, and injuries are an inevitable part…
Egypt complete eSwatini double, qualify for 2019 AFCON
Egypt disposed of eSwatini for the second time in five days, officially qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Aly Ghazal excited for Pharaohs redux, looks forward to MLS playoff race
Among the many story lines from Egypt’s big win over Niger in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier was the return of Aly Ghazal.