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AFCON 2008

The 26th African Cup of Nations 2008

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 ...

Bikey is sent off by referee Abderrahim El Arjoune

CAF confirm Bikey will miss final

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) have confirmed that Cameroon's Andre Bikey will miss the Africa Cup of Nations final for pushing over a medic. The 23-year-old picked up a two-game ban afte ...

Ghana 2008 Preview: Cameroon - Egypt

Ghana 2008 Preview: Cameroon - Egypt

After three fantastic weeks of pure and undiluted African football, we have finally come to the final and most decisive match of the tournament. Defending champions Egypt will attempt to stretch their ...

Ghana 2008 and the National anthem

Ghana 2008 and the National anthem

Government commends the entire Ghanaian public, especially fans and supporters who have turned up at the various stadia to watch and support the teams playing in the football tournamen ...

Stretcher Cars For Ghana 2008 Withdrawn

Stretcher Cars For Ghana 2008 Withdrawn

Information reaching DAILY GUIDE SPORTS indicates that the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of Ghana 2008 has blatantly refused to honour the understanding between them and K. Badu Agro Chemicals Comp ...

Egypt Qualify For Quarterfinals Of Ghana 2008 Tournament

Egypt Qualify For Quarterfinals Of Ghana 2008 Tournament

Egyptian player (in red) on his way to score a goal against Zambia   The Pharaohs of Egypt held the Chipolopolo of Zambia to a pulsating 1-1 draw in the last 'Group C' match played at the Baba Ya ...

Ghana's physical trainer gets Caf ban

Ghana's physical trainer gets Caf ban

Ghana's physical trainer,Renard Herve,has been ruled out of the Black Stars technical team for their quarter-final clash with Nigeria after being handed a one-match ban by Caf's disciplinary committee ...

African Cup of Nations - Stars see Ghana through

African Cup of Nations - Stars see Ghana through

Morocco went into the match knowing only victory would ensure qualification, but conceded two first-half goals when Chelsea's Michael Essien and Portsmouth's Sulley Muntari twice combi ...

Ghana 2008 website hacked to avenge defeat of Morocco

Ghana 2008 website hacked to avenge defeat of Morocco

The official website of the Ghana 2008 went off briefly today when computer hackers mischievously disabled the system claiming to be avenging the defeat of Morocco by the Black Stars of Ghan ...

CAF hand match-fixing dossier to Police

CAF hand match-fixing dossier to Police

The Confederation of African Football says it has handed over a dossier on attempts to fix matches at the African Nations Cup finals to the Ghana Police. Both Benin and Namibia reported that they w ...

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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