Libellulidae http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25673/all en Soccer-African Nations Cup finals top goal scorers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/soccer-african-nations-cup-finals-top-goal-scorers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>JOHANNESBURG, Jan 13 (Reuters) - List of leading scorers at African Nations Cup finals tournaments: 1957 (Sudan) - Ad El Diba (Egypt) 5 1959 (Egypt) - Mahmoud Al Gohari (Egypt) 3 1962 (Ethiopia) - Mohamed Al Badawi (Egypt) and Worku Mengistu (Ethiopia) 3 1963 (Ghana) - Ahmed Al Chazli (Egypt) 6 1965 (Tunisia) - Abbrey Osei Kofi (Ghana) and Eustace Mangli (Ivory Coast) 3 1968 (Ethiopia) - Laurent Pokou (Ivory Coast) 6 1970 (Sudan) - Laurent</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/soccer-african-nations-cup-finals-top-goal-scorers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Cup of Nations Libellulidae Sport in Africa Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 03:15:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733708 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup head-to-head records http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/football-africa-cup-head-head-records <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Africa Cup of Nations head-to-head records for quarter-finals this weekend:</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>Cape Verde v Ghana</p> <p>First meeting</p> <p>South Africa v Mali</p> <p>2002: Mali 2 South Africa 0</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>Ivory Coast v Nigeria</p> <p>1980: Nigeria 0 I. Coast 0</p> <p>1990: Nigeria 1 I. Coast 0</p> <p>1994: Nigeria 2 I. Coast 2</p> <p>2006: I. Coast 1 Nigeria 0</p> <p>2008: I. Coast 1 Nigeria 0</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Togo</p> <p>First meeting</p> <p>dl</p> Africa Cup of Nations qualification Association football Libellulidae AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:45:24 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5742567 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Africa Cup of Nations at a glance ahead of quarter-finals in South Africa this weekend (times GMT):</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana v Cape Verde Islands 1500</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa v Mali 1830</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Rustenburg</p> <p>Ivory Coast v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Togo 1830</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa/Mali v Ivory Coast/Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso/Togo v Ghana/Cape Verde 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Feb 9</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Fauna of Africa Libellulidae AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:45:34 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5742571 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Africa Cup of Nations at a glance ahead of quarter-finals in South Africa this weekend (times GMT):</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana v Cape Verde Islands 1500</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa v Mali 1830</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Rustenburg</p> <p>Ivory Coast v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Togo 1830</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa/Mali v Ivory Coast/Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso/Togo v Ghana/Cape Verde 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Feb 9</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Fauna of Africa Libellulidae AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 06:30:07 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743843 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (times GMT):</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde Islands 0</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa v Mali 1830</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Rustenburg</p> <p>Ivory Coast v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Togo 1830</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa/Mali v Ivory Coast/Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso/Togo v Ghana 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Feb 9</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae Zygonyx torridus AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 17:15:50 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744092 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-1st-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (all times GMT):</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde 0</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa 1 (Rantie 31) Mali 1 (Keita 58) aet</p> <p>Mali win 3-1 on penatlies</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Rustenburg</p> <p>Ivory Coast v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Togo 1830</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Mali v Ivory Coast/Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso/Togo v Ghana 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Feb 9</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-1st-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae Zygonyx torridus AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 21:45:26 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744239 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-1st-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (times GMT):</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Rustenburg</p> <p>Nigeria 2 (Emenike 43, Mba 78) Ivory Coast 1 (Tiote 50)</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso 1 (Pitroipa 105) Togo 0 aet</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde 0</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa 1 (Rantie 31) Mali 1 (Keita 58) aet</p> <p>Mali win 3-1 on penalties</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Mali v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Ghana 1830</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-1st-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 21:30:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744810 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (times GMT):</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Mali v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Ghana 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Semi-finals losers 1800</p> <p>Final</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Soweto</p> <p>Semi-finals winners 1830</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Feb 2</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde 0</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa 1 (Rantie 31) Mali 1 (Keita 58) aet</p> <p>Mali win 3-1 on penalties</p> <p>Feb 3</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 06:31:01 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5745028 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130205/football-africa-cup-of-nations-at-a-glance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (times GMT):</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Mali v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Ghana 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Semi-finals losers 1800</p> <p>Final</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Soweto</p> <p>Semi-finals winners 1830</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Feb 2</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde 0</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa 1 (Rantie 31) Mali 1 (Keita 58) aet</p> <p>Mali win 3-1 on penalties</p> <p>Feb 3</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130205/football-africa-cup-of-nations-at-a-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Tue, 05 Feb 2013 06:30:38 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5746049 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130206/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-1st-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (times GMT):</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Nigeria 4 (Echiejile 25, Ideye 30, Emenike 44, Musa 60) Mali 1 (Diarra 75)</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Ghana 1 Wakaso 13-pen) Burkina Faso 1 (Bance 60) aet</p> <p>B. Faso win 3-2 on penalties</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Mali v Ghana 1800</p> <p>Final</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Soweto</p> <p>Nigeria v Burkina Faso 1830</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Feb 2</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde 0</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130206/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance-1st-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Wed, 06 Feb 2013 21:46:17 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5748172 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-African Nations Cup finals top goal scorers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/soccer-african-nations-cup-finals-top-goal-scorers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>JOHANNESBURG, Feb 8 (Reuters) - List of leading scorers at African Nations Cup finals tournaments: 1957 (Sudan) - Ad El Diba (Egypt) 5 1959 (Egypt) - Mahmoud Al Gohari (Egypt) 3 1962 (Ethiopia) - Mohamed Al Badawi (Egypt) and Worku</p> <p>Mengistu (Ethiopia) 3 1963 (Ghana) - Ahmed Al Chazli (Egypt) 6 1965 (Tunisia) - Abbrey Osei Kofi (Ghana) and Eustace</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/soccer-african-nations-cup-finals-top-goal-scorers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Cup of Nations Labor Libellulidae Sport in Africa Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 03:45:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5749592 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations factfile http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-africa-cup-nations-factfile <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Factfile for 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa ahead of third-place play-off and final this weekend:</p> <p>Third-place play-off</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana v Mali 1800GMT</p> <p>Final</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Soweto</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Nigeria 1830GMT</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Feb 6</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Nigeria 4 (Echiejile 25, Ideye 30, Emenike 44, Musa 60) Mali 1 (Diarra 75)</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso 1 (Bance 60) Ghana 1 Wakaso 13-pen) aet</p> <p>Burkina win 3-2 on penalties</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Feb 2</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-africa-cup-nations-factfile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 06:15:53 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750777 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations at a glance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa at a glance (times GMT):</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Rustenburg</p> <p>Nigeria 2 (Emenike 43, Mba 78) Ivory Coast 1 (Tiote 50)</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Togo 1830</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Wakaso 54-pen, 90+5) Cape Verde 0</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>South Africa 1 (Rantie 31) Mali 1 (Keita 58) aet</p> <p>Mali win 3-1 on penalties</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Wednesday</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Mali v Nigeria 1500</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso/Togo v Ghana 1830</p> <p>Third place play-off</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-africa-cup-nations-at-glance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 07:30:26 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750821 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Africa Cup of Nations factfile http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-africa-cup-nations-factfile-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Factfile for 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa after Mali finished third Saturday:</p> <p>Third-place play-off</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Port Elizabeth</p> <p>Mali 3 (Samassa 21, Keita 48, Diarra 90+3) Ghana 1 (Asamoah 82)</p> <p>Final</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Soweto</p> <p>Burkina Faso v Nigeria 1830GMT</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Feb 6</p> <p>At Durban</p> <p>Nigeria 4 (Echiejile 25, Ideye 30, Emenike 44, Musa 60) Mali 1 (Diarra 75)</p> <p>At Nelspruit</p> <p>Burkina Faso 1 (Bance 60) Ghana 1 Wakaso 13-pen) aet</p> <p>Burkina win 3-2 on penalties</p> <p>Quarter-finals</p> <p>Feb 2</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/football-africa-cup-nations-factfile-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Libellulidae United Nations geoscheme for Africa AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 20:18:14 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5751324 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: African youth championship results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130323/football-african-youth-championship-results-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>African youth championship results in Algeria:</p> <p>Group A</p> <p>At Oran</p> <p>Egypt 1 (Abdelmonem 22) Benin 0</p> <p>At Ain Timouchent</p> <p>Ghana 2 (Seidu 5, Assifuah 29) Algeria 0</p> <p>Final standings (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points)</p> <p>Egypt 3 3 0 0 4 1 9</p> <p>Ghana 3 2 0 1 4 2 6</p> <p>Benin 3 0 1 2 0 2 1</p> <p>Algeria 3 0 1 2 0 3 1</p> <p>Group B</p> <p>At Oran</p> <p>Nigeria 3 (Ajagun 32-pen, Umar 38, 47) Democratic Republic of Congo 1 (Pembele 72)</p> <p>At Ain Timouchent</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130323/football-african-youth-championship-results-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Book:Countries and Territories of the World III Foreign relations of the African Union Libellulidae AFP Sat, 23 Mar 2013 22:15:42 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5792154 at http://www.globalpost.com