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AFCON 2008

The 26th African Cup of Nations 2008

Ghana 2008 LOC commends volunteers

Ghana 2008 LOC commends volunteers

The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Ghana 2008 Africa Cup of Nations has commended the efforts of the volunteers of the tournament for their support that ensured the successful organ ...

CAF Clears Ghana

CAF Clears Ghana

THE CONFEDERATION of African Football (CAF) has officially cleared Ghana and nine other countries who were not placed in the qualifiers for the newly-introduced Nations Cup Championship for locally-ba ...

FA Runs Around CAF For A Fix?

FA Runs Around CAF For A Fix?

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has secretly sent an emissary to CAF's headquarters in Egypt to convince the continent's governing body to reinstate the country in the newly introduced African Na ...

Ghana 2008 Transforms Tamale

Ghana 2008 Transforms Tamale

THE TAMALE Metropolis has experienced an immense transformation due to the just-ended 26th Africa Cup of Nations football tournament hosted by the country. The transformation ranges from impro ...

Zoomlion: the unsung hero of Ghana 2008

Zoomlion: the unsung hero of Ghana 2008

A critical assessment of the just ended Ghana 2008 Africa Cup of Nations gives a clear indication of the huge success the event had been. Many fair-minded people, both Ghanaians ...

Ghana`s hosting of CAN 2008 is a blessing- Evangelist Tetteh

Ghana`s hosting of CAN 2008 is a blessing- Evangelist Tetteh

Dr. Lawrence Tetteh, a renowned Evangelist has called on Ghanaians and the Black Stars to acknowledge that hosting of the CAN 2008 tournament had won the nation lots of international r ...

Ghana 2008 To Remember

Ghana 2008 To Remember

TWENTY-ONE days of exciting football coupled with bright moments of colour exhibition came to an end on Sunday when the Pharaohs of Egypt, the defending champions, retained the trophy they won last tw ...

Display Of Fireworks Lowers Curtain On Ghana 2008

Display Of Fireworks Lowers Curtain On Ghana 2008

A display of fireworks submerged the Ohene Djan Sports Stadium in Accra in little stars as organisers lowered the curtain on the 26th MTN Africa Cup of Nations last night.The closing ceremony of Afri ...

Ghana 2008A Job well done!

Ghana 2008A Job well done!

Yesterday the drama of Ghana 2008 came to a close. Sixteen very good teams assembled in Ghana to kick a ball around and earn glory for their countries! They did it in style and det ...

The Pharaohs take Ghana 2008 CupThe Lions take SilverThe Stars take Bronze

The Pharaohs take Ghana 2008 CupThe Lions take SilverThe Stars take Bron

The 26th Africa Cup of Nations (Ghana 2008) ended yesterday with the defending champions, the Pharaohs of Egypt retaining the title they earned two years ago. They were expected to ...

Group A

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
GH.png GHA 3 3 0 0 5 4 9
GN.png GIN 3 1 1 1 5 0 4
MA.png MAR 3 1 0 2 7 1 3
NA.png NAM 3 0 1 2 2 -5 1

Group B

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CI.png CIV 3 3 0 0 8 7 9
NG.png NGA 3 1 1 1 2 1 4
ML.png MLI 3 1 1 1 1 -2 4
BJ.png BEN 3 0 0 3 1 -6 0

Group C

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
EG.png EGY 3 2 1 0 8 5 7
CM.png CMR 3 2 0 1 9 4 6
ZM.png ZMB 3 1 1 1 5 -1 4
SD.png SDN 3 0 0 3 0 -8 0

Group D

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
TN.png TUN 3 1 2 0 5 2 5
AO.png AGO 3 1 2 0 4 2 5
SN.png SEN 3 0 2 1 4 -2 2
ZA.png ZAF 3 0 2 1 3 -2 2

Quarter finals (Knockout Matches)

2/3/2008 GH.pngGHA 2-1 NG.pngNGA
2/3/2008 CI.pngCIV 5-0 GN.pngGIN
2/4/2008 EG.pngEGY 2-1 AO.pngAGO
2/4/2008 CM.pngCMR 3-2 TN.pngTUN

Semi-finals (Knockout Matches)

2/7/2008 GH.pngGHA 0-1 CM.pngCMR
2/7/2008 CI.pngCIV 1-4 EG.pngEGY

Third place (Knockout Matches)

2/9/2008 GH.pngGHA 4-2 CI.pngCIV

Final (Knockout Matches)

2/10/2008 EG.pngEGY 1-0 CM.pngCMR
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