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AFCON 2010

The 27th African Cup of Nations 2010

Queens to play two friendly games ahead of African Cup

Ghana's Black Queens will engage two German club sides as the perennial tournament favourites readies for the African Women Championship commencing in South Africa later in the month. ...

Sudan players attending to their injured goal keeper in the match against Ghana

Sudan coach relishes Nations Cup qualification

Sudanese Coach Mohammed Abdullah Madza is relishing an outright qualification into the 2012 Nations Cup following an impressive outing against the Black Stars of Ghana on Sunday. The Dese ...

The Ohene Djan Stadium

Baba Yara is venue for Black Stars vrs Sudan Nations Cup clash

Officials of the Ghana Football Association have confirmed the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi as venue for the Black Stars next month Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan after learning the ...

Jordan Ayew — for debut

Nations Cup Qualifer : Stars To Shine In Swaziland

With his blend of experience and youth, Black Stars coach Milovan Rajevac hopes the team will be able to reproduce the same p ...

Issa Hayatou

CAF switch Nations Cup to odd years

The African Nations Cup tournament will be staged in odd years from 2013, an African Football Confederation, CAF, statement released in Cairo said on Saturday. This means two editions of ...

Egyptian captain, Ahmed Hassan, holding aloft the trophy

Standard Bank announces winner of AFCON 2010 photographic competition

Barry Aldworth of South Africa has been named the winner of the CAF/Standard Bank Photo of the Tournament Competition. The competition, which is in partnership with the Confederation ...

Emmanuel Adebayor

Togo Set For Nations Cup Return

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Issa Hayatou has agreed to ask his executive committee to lift the sanctions imposed on Togo. Caf banned Togo from the next two Africa Cup of ...

The Hawks of Togo are likely to return to the Nations Cup soon

Togo set for Nations Cup return

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Issa Hayatou has agreed to ask his executive committee to lift the sanctions imposed on Togo. Caf banned Togo from the next two Afric ...

Ghana raised the benchmark when it hosted the 2008 tournament

Ghana to host 2016 Nations Cup?

Ghana may bid for the hosting rights of the 2016 African Cup of Nations two years after staging the continent's most historic event ever. Gabon and Equatorial Guinea are billed to jointly ...

Ghana was among the lucky few whose government's stepped in to offset the costs. Tunisia was not so lucky so they did not watch a single game on free-to-air and had to make do with coverage from digital and cable TV.

Why are the AFCON rights so expensive?

Gary Al-Smith asks why Africa's own homegrown Nations' Cup has been so overpriced that many African countries are suffering to watch their own event. Angola 2010 has come and gone and we ...

Group A

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
AO.png AGO 3 1 2 0 6 2 5
ML.png MLI 3 1 1 1 7 1 4
DZ.png DZA 3 1 1 1 1 -2 4
MW.png MWI 3 1 0 2 4 -1 3

Group B

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CI.png CIV 2 1 1 0 3 2 4
GH.png GHA 2 1 0 1 2 -1 3
BF.png BFA 2 0 1 1 0 -1 1

Group C

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
EG.png EGY 3 3 0 0 7 6 9
NG.png NGA 3 2 0 1 5 2 6
BJ.png BEN 3 0 1 2 2 -3 1
MZ.png MOZ 3 0 1 2 2 -5 1

Group D

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CM.png CMR 3 1 1 1 5 0 4
ZM.png ZMB 3 1 1 1 5 0 4
GA.png GAB 3 1 1 1 2 0 4
TN.png TUN 3 0 3 0 3 0 3

Quarter finals (Knockout Matches)

1/24/2010 AO.pngAGO 0-1 GH.pngGHA
1/24/2010 CI.pngCIV 2-3 DZ.pngDZA
1/25/2010 NG.pngNGA 0-0 ZM.pngZMB
1/25/2010 CM.pngCMR 1-3 EG.pngEGY

Semi-finals (Knockout Matches)

1/28/2010 GH.pngGHA 1-0 NG.pngNGA
1/28/2010 DZ.pngDZA 0-4 EG.pngEGY

Third place (Knockout Matches)

1/30/2010 NG.pngNGA 1-0 DZ.pngDZA

Final (Knockout Matches)

1/31/2010 GH.pngGHA 0-1 EG.pngEGY