CAF Confederation Cup http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/33400/all en Football: FUS Rabat snatch late victory http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130216/football-fus-rabat-snatch-late-victory <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>Moroccan club FUS Rabat left it late to secure a 1-0 home victory over Real Banjul of Gambia this weekend as the 2013 CAF Champions League kicked off.</p> <p>Mourad Batna converted a penalty four minutes into stoppage time to give the 2010 CAF Confederation Cup winners a slender lead ahead of the return match in early March.</p> <p>The return of Tunisian outfit CA Bizertin to the premier pan-African club competition after 28 years was spoilt by Libyan visitors Al Ittihad, who came from behind to force a 1-1 draw in Tunis.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130216/football-fus-rabat-snatch-late-victory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football CAF Confederation Cup Sport in Africa AFP Sat, 16 Feb 2013 10:30:25 +0000 5757402 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130302/football-caf-confederation-cup-results <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>CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round, second leg results Saturday:</p> <p>At Victoria</p> <p>ANSE Reunion (SEY) 0 Gor Mahia (KEN) 5 (Kiongera 1, 17, Wekesa 20, Lavatsa 59, Omondi 80)</p> <p>Gor win 5-0 on aggregate</p> <p>At Lobomba</p> <p>Mbabane Highlanders (SWZ) 1 (Ndzimandze 40) TCO Boeny (MAD) 2 (Hajanirina 23, 47)</p> <p>Boeny win 5-3 on penalties after 3-3 tie</p> <p>At Bamako</p> <p>US Bougouni (MLI) 2 (Doucoure 30, Camara 42) Haut Nkam (CMR) 0</p> <p>Bougouni win 3-0</p> <p>afp</p> CAF Confederation Cup Gor Mahia F.C. AFP Sat, 02 Mar 2013 22:00:11 +0000 5771855 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130316/football-caf-confederation-cup-results <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>CAF Confederation Cup last-32 first leg results Saturday:</p> <p>At Sousse</p> <p>Etoile Sahel (TUN) 2 (Sassi 55-pen, Bedoui 76) Onze Createurs (MLI) 1 (Sinayoko 35-pen)</p> <p>At Rabat</p> <p>FAR Rabat (MAR) 1 (Aziz 74) Al-Nasr (LBA) 0</p> <p>At Casablanca</p> <p>Wydad Casablanca (MAR) v AS Douanes (TOG) -- late kick-off</p> <p>Playing Sunday</p> <p>At Luanda</p> <p>Petro Atletico (ANG) v SuperSport Utd (RSA)</p> <p>At Makurdi</p> <p>Lobi Stars (NGR) v Liga Muculmana (MOZ)</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>ASEC Mimosas (CIV) v RC Kadiogo (BUR)</p> <p>At Kinshasa</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130316/football-caf-confederation-cup-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup FAR Rabat AFP Sat, 16 Mar 2013 21:00:30 +0000 5785590 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130316/football-caf-confederation-cup-result-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>CAF Confederation Cup last-32 first leg results Saturday:</p> <p>At Sousse</p> <p>Etoile Sahel (TUN) 2 (Sassi 55-pen, Bedoui 76) Onze Createurs (MLI) 1 (Sinayoko 35-pen)</p> <p>At Rabat</p> <p>FAR Rabat (MAR) 1 (Aziz 74) Al-Nasr (LBA) 0</p> <p>At Casablanca</p> <p>Wydad Casablanca (MAR) v AS Douanes (TOG) -- late kick-off</p> <p>Playing Sunday</p> <p>At Luanda</p> <p>Petro Atletico (ANG) v SuperSport Utd (RSA)</p> <p>At Makurdi</p> <p>Lobi Stars (NGR) v Liga Muculmana (MOZ)</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>ASEC Mimosas (CIV) v RC Kadiogo (BUR)</p> <p>At Kinshasa</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130316/football-caf-confederation-cup-result-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup FAR Rabat AFP Sat, 16 Mar 2013 21:00:49 +0000 5785593 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130317/football-caf-confederation-cup-results <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>CAF Confederation Cup last-32 first leg results this weekend:</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Sousse</p> <p>Etoile Sahel (TUN) 2 (Sassi 55-pen, Bedoui 76) Onze Createurs (MLI) 1 (Sinayoko 35-pen)</p> <p>At Rabat</p> <p>FAR Rabat (MAR) 1 (Aziz 74) Al-Nasr (LBA) 0</p> <p>At Casablanca</p> <p>Wydad Casablanca (MAR) 3 (Allegne 8, 15-pen, Mouithys 60) AS Douanes (TOG) 0</p> <p>Playing Sunday</p> <p>At Luanda</p> <p>Petro Atletico (ANG) v SuperSport Utd (RSA)</p> <p>At Makurdi</p> <p>Lobi Stars (NGR) v Liga Muculmana (MOZ)</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>ASEC Mimosas (CIV) v RC Kadiogo (BUR)</p> <p>At Kinshasa</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130317/football-caf-confederation-cup-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup FAR Rabat AFP Sun, 17 Mar 2013 12:30:37 +0000 5785948 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results - collated http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130318/football-caf-confederation-cup-results-collated <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>Collated CAF Confederation Cup last-32, first leg results at the weekend:</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>At Luanda</p> <p>Petro Atletico (ANG) 0 SuperSport Utd (RSA) 0</p> <p>At Makurdi</p> <p>Lobi Stars (NGR) 3 (Aigbe 52, Lawrence 86-pen, Stephen 87) Liga Muculmana (MOZ) 1 (Npocha 1)</p> <p>At Ouagadougou</p> <p>RC Kadiogo (BUR) 1 (Yameogo 61) ASEC Mimosas (CIV) 2 (Zagbayou 26, Mvondo 74)</p> <p>At Kinshasa</p> <p>DC Motema Pembe (COD) 1 (Mwanza 86) LLB Academic (BDI) 0</p> <p>At Algiers</p> <p>USM Alger (ALG) 1 (Ziaya 28) Panthere Nde (CMR) 0</p> <p>At Owerri</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130318/football-caf-confederation-cup-results-collated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup Dedebit FAR Rabat Human Interest AFP Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:16:20 +0000 5786664 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Heartbreak for Heartland as Bitam snatch away goal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130318/football-heartbreak-heartland-bitam-snatch-away-goal <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>Heartland of Nigeria could win only 2-1 at home against US Bitam of Gabon at the weekend to leave their CAF Confederation Cup hopes delicately balanced.</p> <p>The Owerri outfit were on the right track when goals by Jolly Osas and Isa Akor gave them a two-goal advantage seven minutes into the second half only for Alain Djessikadie to halve the deficit almost immediately.</p> <p>Away goals count double should the sides tie on aggregate and a 1-0 win for Bitam in northern Gabon during the first weekend of April would ensure overall success in the last-32 tie.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130318/football-heartbreak-heartland-bitam-snatch-away-goal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup Daring Club Motema Pembe US Bitam AFP Mon, 18 Mar 2013 12:15:38 +0000 5786709 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130407/football-caf-confederation-cup-results <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>CAF Confederation Cup last-32, second leg results this weekend:</p> <p>Saturday</p> <p>At Nairobi</p> <p>Gor Mahia (KEN) 0 ENPPI (EGY) 0</p> <p>ENPPI win 3-0 on aggregate</p> <p>At Atteridgeville</p> <p>SuperSport Utd (RSA) 2 (Zuma 30, 90+1-pen) Petro Atletico (ANG) 0</p> <p>SuperSport win 2-0</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>ASEC Mimosas (CIV) 1 (Koffi 38-pen) RC Kadiogo (BUR) 1 (Diarra 32)</p> <p>ASEC win 3-2</p> <p>At Douala</p> <p>Panthere Nde (CMR) 2 (Fogang 87, Eya 90+4) USMA (ALG) 3 (Deham 27, Laifaoui 67, Seguer 81)</p> <p>USMA win 4-2</p> <p>At Banjul</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130407/football-caf-confederation-cup-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup CS Sfaxien √Čtoile Sportive du Sahel AFP Sun, 07 Apr 2013 11:15:43 +0000 5804817 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Champions League draw http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130408/football-caf-champions-league-draw <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>CAF Champions League last-16 draw:</p> <p>Zamalek (EGY) v Saint George (ETH)</p> <p>CA Bizertin (TUN) v Al-Ahly (EGY, holders)</p> <p>Orlando Pirates (RSA) v TP Mazembe (COD)</p> <p>Enugu Rangers (NGR) v Recreativo Libolo (ANG)</p> <p>JSM Bejaia (ALG) v Esperance (TUN)</p> <p>FUS Rabat (MAR) v Sewe San Pedro (CIV)</p> <p>Coton Sport (CMR) v Stade Malien (MLI)</p> <p>AC Leopards (CGO) v Entente Setif (ALG)</p> <p>First leg: April 19-21, second: May 3-5</p> <p>Note: Winners qualify for group phase and losers for CAF Confederation Cup play-offs.</p> <p>dl/phz</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> CAF Champions League CAF Confederation Cup Sport in Africa AFP Mon, 08 Apr 2013 10:00:43 +0000 5805373 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130415/football-caf-confederation-cup-result <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>CAF Confederation Cup last-32, second leg result at the weekend:</p> <p>At Bujumbura</p> <p>LLB Academic (BDI) 2 (Ndarusanze 11, Nduhayiridavyi 57) DC Motema Pembe (COD) 0</p> <p>Academic win 2-1 on aggregate</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> CAF Confederation Cup Daring Club Motema Pembe AFP Mon, 15 Apr 2013 12:00:51 +0000 5815898 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup fixtures http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130419/football-caf-confederation-cup-fixtures <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>CAF Confederation Cup last-16, first leg fixtures this weekend:</p> <p>At Cairo</p> <p>ENPPI (EGY) v SuperSport Utd (RSA)</p> <p>At Maputo</p> <p>Liga Muculmana (MOZ) v Wydad Casablanca (MAR)</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>ASEC Mimosas (CIV) v LLB Academic (BDI)</p> <p>At Algiers</p> <p>USMA (ALG) v US Bitam (GAB)</p> <p>At Shandy</p> <p>Al-Ahly Shandy (SUD) v Ismaily (EGY)</p> <p>At Sfax</p> <p>CS Sfaxien (TUN) v Diables Noirs (CGO)</p> <p>At Huambo</p> <p>Recreativo Caala (ANG) v Etoile Sahel (TUN)</p> <p>At Dar es Salaam</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130419/football-caf-confederation-cup-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brazzaville CAF Confederation Cup Diables Noirs Human Interest AFP Fri, 19 Apr 2013 05:30:50 +0000 5819924 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/football-caf-confederation-cup-results <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>CAF Confederation Cup last-16, first leg results this weekend:</p> <p>At Cairo</p> <p>ENPPI (EGY) 0 SuperSport Utd (RSA) 0</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>ASEC Mimosas (CIV) 1 (Mvondo 45) Lydia Academic (BDI) 0</p> <p>At Algiers</p> <p>USMA (ALG) 0 US Bitam (GAB) 0</p> <p>At Shandy</p> <p>Al-Ahly Shandy (SUD) 0 Ismaily (EGY) 0</p> <p>At Sfax</p> <p>CS Sfaxien (TUN) 3 (Moncer 53, Kouyate 69, Salhi 88-pen) Diables Noirs (CGO) 1 (Nkolo 26)</p> <p>At Dar es Salaam</p> <p>Azam (TAN) 0 FAR Rabat (MAR) 0</p> <p>Second leg: May 3-5</p> <p>afp13</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Brazzaville CAF Confederation Cup Diables Noirs Human Interest AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 11:45:46 +0000 5821493 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: 10-man Sfaxien make it hell for Diables http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/football-10-man-sfaxien-make-it-hell-diables <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>Goals were scarce in CAF Confederation Cup last-16 first leg action this weekend with only five scored in six matches from Tunisia to Tanzania.</p> <p>Three of the goals came from a team reduced to 10 men as 2007 and 2008 champions CS Sfaxien of Tunisia fought back to win 3-1 against Congo Brazzaville visitors Diables Noirs.</p> <p>The only other club to find the net were former African champions ASEC Mimosas of the Ivory Coast with a goal on the stroke of half-time earning a 1-0 win over Lydia Academic from Burundi in Abidjan.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/football-10-man-sfaxien-make-it-hell-diables" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Confederation Cup CS Sfaxien Ismaily SC AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 13:00:54 +0000 5821530 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Champions League fixtures http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130503/football-caf-champions-league-fixtures <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>CAF Champions League last-16, second-leg fixtures this weekend (aggregate score in brackets):</p> <p>At Addis Ababa</p> <p>Saint George (ETH) v Zamalek (EGY) (1-1)</p> <p>At Cairo</p> <p>Al-Ahly (EGY, holders) v CA Bizertin (TUN) (0-0)</p> <p>At Lubumbashi</p> <p>TP Mazembe (COD) v Orlando Pirates (RSA) (1-3)</p> <p>At Calulo</p> <p>Recreativo Libolo (ANG) v Enugu Rangers (NGR) (0-0)</p> <p>At Tunis</p> <p>Esperance (TUN) v JSM Bejaia (ALG) (0-0)</p> <p>At Abidjan</p> <p>Sewe San Pedro (CIV) v FUS Rabat (MAR) (1-1)</p> <p>At Bamako</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130503/football-caf-champions-league-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football CAF Champions League CAF Confederation Cup AFP Fri, 03 May 2013 06:15:31 +0000 5830289 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAF Confederation Cup results -- 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130505/football-caf-confederation-cup-results-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>CAF Confederation Cup last-16, second-leg results this weekend:</p> <p>At Pretoria</p> <p>SuperSport Utd (RSA) 1 (Maluleka 10) ENPPI (EGY) 3 (Die Foneye 37, 40, Osman 54)</p> <p>ENPPI win 3-1 on aggregate</p> <p>At Bujumbura</p> <p>Lydia Academic (BDI) 1 (Nduwarugira 38) ASEC Mimosas (CIV) 0</p> <p>Lydia win 4-2 on penalties after 1-1 tie</p> <p>At Bitam</p> <p>US Bitam (GAB) 3 (Djissikadie 46, Yakouya 58, Massamba 82) USMA (ALG) 0</p> <p>Bitam win 3-0</p> <p>At Cairo</p> <p>Ismaily (EGY) 0 Al-Ahly Shandy (SUD) 0</p> <p>Ismaily win 4-3 on penalties after 0-0 tie</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130505/football-caf-confederation-cup-results-1st-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CAF Champions League CAF Confederation Cup US Bitam AFP Sun, 05 May 2013 19:31:07 +0000 5831445 at http://www.globalpost.com