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AFCON 2010

The 27th African Cup of Nations 2010

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 ...

Black Stars of Ghana

Ghana In Tricky Nations Cup Group

Ghana will face Sudan in their 2012 African Nations Cup qualifying campaign after the two were drawn together in Group 9. The pair were placed alongside Congo and Swaziland at yesterday's draw cer ...

Sellas Tetteh gets tough Nations Cup draw

Sellas Tetteh gets tough Nations Cup draw

New Rwanda head coach Sellas Tetteh's quest to achieve his aim objective of qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations finals looks herculean after the Amavubi Stars drew giants Ivory Coa ...

Ghana named in tricky Nations Cup group

Ghana named in tricky Nations Cup group

Ghana will face Sudan in their 2012 African Nations Cup qualifying campaign after the two were drawn together in Group 9. The pair were placed alongside Congo and Swaziland at a draw cere ...

President of the ECOWAS Commission, Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas

ECOWAS expresses dismay over CAF's suspension of Togo from African Natio

The President of the ECOWAS Commission, Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has called on the President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to “rescind its harsh and insensitive action again ...

Black Stars have been rewarded

Ghana's Nations Cup team handed cash boost

Telecommunication giants Glo have donated US$250,000 to the Ghana national team for finishing second at the recent Africa Cup of Nations.   The injury-ravaged Ghanateam dominated mostly by youn ...

Rajevac Maintains Nations Cup Team

Rajevac Maintains Nations Cup Team

About 15 members of the Black Stars that played in the just-ended African Cup of Nations in Angola would make it to this year's World Cup in South Africa. Fred Pappoe, Chairman of the Black Stars ...

Essien hails Black Stars for thrilling Nations Cup show

Essien hails Black Stars for thrilling Nations Cup show

Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has hailed his young compatriots who fought to finish second at the Africa Cup of Nations this week. The Black Stars was made up of several young players i ...

Essien is happy with the Ghana show

Essien hails Black Stars for thrilling Nations Cup show

Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has hailed his young compatriots who fought to finish second at the Africa Cup of Nations this week. The Black Stars was made up of several young players in the wa ...

Coffi is suspended by Caf for inaction

Nations Cup referee suspended after head-butt incident

Benin referee Bonaventure Coffi Codjia, who once reported Kotoko to Caf, has been suspended indefinitely by the organisation after failing to take action against an Algeria player who head-butted him ...

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
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