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AFCON 2010

The 27th African Cup of Nations 2010

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 ...

Ghana will play Egypt today

Controversial Malian to referee Nations Cup final

Koman Coulibaly of Mali will referee Sunday's African Nations Cup final between holders Egypt and Ghana in Luanda. The 39-year-old, officiating at his fourth Nations Cup tournament and on the sho ...

Togo players carrying their colleague

Tragedy-hit Nations Cup come to a close

Overshadowed by a tragic attack on Togo, the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations reaches its climax here Sunday with a beguiling final between defending champions Egypt and Ghana's gallant youngsters. Thi ...

The Black Stars are determined to win their 5th cup

Nations Cup Final Preview: Egypt - Ghana

Kick-off: Sunday, January 31 2010, 1600 GMT – Luanda After successfully negotiating their two main obstacles, Cameroon and Algeria, Egypt have now set their sights firmly on their seventh overall A ...

Ghana will play Nigeria on Thursday

Angolans back Ghana to beat Nigeria at Nations Cup

Africa Cup of Nations hosts Angola might be out of the competition after a heartbreaking 1-0 defeat to Ghana in the quarter-finals, but football euphoria has not escaped the Angolans as the competiti ...

Essien will out of action for six weeks

Essien ruled out for SIX WEEKS after Nations Cup injury

Ghana midfielder Michael Essien will be out of action for between four and six weeks because of the knee injury he sustained at the African Cup of Nations. The Chelsea ace, who had only just reco ...

Ghana are one of the World Cup teams

World Cup - Bound Teams Show Little Aplomb At Nations Cup

All five of Africa's World Cup-bound teams have made it through to the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup but few with any aplomb. Cameroon were the last of the quintet to qualify for the ...

Yaw Ampofo Ankrah (middle) interviewing some football stars at a recent event

ANGOLA 2010: Waiting to exhale

You always know a football tournament is nearing a flop when people talk more about off-the-pitch incidents than action on it. So I was not alarmed to hear ´Ghanaian journalists cause troubl ...

Appiah hails Ghana's Nations Cup team

Appiah hails Ghana's Nations Cup team

Ghana captain Stephen Appiah has heaped praise on the country's young team at the Africa Cup of Nations for reaching the quarter finals of the tournament. The Italy-based player, who is currently recu ...

Essien arrives in Heathrow this morning

Essien returns to England for Nations Cup injury treatment

Ghana midfielder Michael Essien touched down at Heathrow airport in England on Thursday morning to undergo further tests after injury he suffered at the Africa Cup of Nations. He suffered the inj ...

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