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AFCON 2017

The 31st African Cup of Nations 2017

2017 AFCON: Black Stars to make winning start against Ethiopia

2017 AFCON: Black Stars to make winning start against Ethiopia

Black Stars coach Kwasi Appiah begins his first major test of his second stint with the team today when they play the Walias of Ethiopia at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi in a group qualifier for ...

Black Stars poised for victory in Sunday’s AFCON qualifier in Kumasi

Black Stars poised for victory in Sunday’s AFCON qualifier in Kumasi

The senior national team, Black Stars, will hope to start their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier on a bright note as they look to appease a disgruntled supporters and also make their ch ...

AFCON 2019 Qualifiers: Sierra Leone top Group F ahead of Black Stars clash with Ethiopia

AFCON 2019 Qualifiers: Sierra Leone top Group F ahead of Black Stars cla

Ghana will need need a comfortable win against Ethiopia when they get their 2019 Africa cup of Nations qualifying campaign underway to overtake Sierra Leone who sit top of Group F following a 2-1 w ...

2019 AFCON: Ghana eye opening qualifying win over Ethiopia in Kumasi

2019 AFCON: Ghana eye opening qualifying win over Ethiopia in Kumasi

Ghana will face Ethiopia on Sunday (today) in their opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi. The Black Stars are beaming with confidence ahead ...

Members of the South African national football team celebrates a goal during the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifyer football match against Nigeria at Goodswill Akpabio International Stadium on June 10, 2017.  By PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (AFP)

South Africa shock Nigeria in CAN qualifier

Abuja (AFP) - South Africa recorded their first-ever competitive victory over Nigeria on Saturday, winning in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo 2-0. Nigeria and South Africa had clashed ...

2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: Ticket prices for Ghana-Ethiopia clash reduced to draw crowd

2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: Ticket prices for Ghana-Ethiopia clash reduced to

Ticket prices for the 2019 AFCON qualifier between the Black Stars of Ghana and the Wallias of Ethiopia have been reduced drastically to draw crowd for the game. The Baba Yara Sports Stadium ...

AFCON 2017: Flexible Leicester City defender Daniel Amartey could play at right back

AFCON 2017: Flexible Leicester City defender Daniel Amartey could play a

Ghana and Leicester City defender Daniel Amartey has shown signs that he could be played at right back ahead of Harrison Afful. The former FC Copenhagen defender is one of the team's utility ...

2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: Over 450 security officers to be on duty for Ghana-Ethiopia clash

2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: Over 450 security officers to be on duty for Ghana

Over 450 security officers will be on duty during Ghana's clash with Ethiopia at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi, on Sunday, to ensure sanity prevails. The tall list will include the uniform ...

AFCON 2019 Qualifier:Black Stars striking force fierce ahead of Ethiopia game

AFCON 2019 Qualifier:Black Stars striking force fierce ahead of Ethiopia

Coach Kwesi Appiah will have the enviable duty to select from a pool of strikers who have shown throughout the training session that they are more than capable of delivering on the day. Swit ...

Black Stars back to renew ties with Kumasi fans for AFCON qualifier

Black Stars back to renew ties with Kumasi fans for AFCON qualifier

The Black Stars returned to the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi for the first time in three years last Monday with a mission to renew their relationship with Oseikrom fans via a number of charitable de ...

Group A

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
BF.png BFA 3 1 2 0 4 2 5
CM.png CMR 3 1 2 0 3 1 5
GA.png GAB 3 0 3 0 2 0 3
GW.png GNB 3 0 1 2 2 -3 1

Group B

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
SN.png SEN 3 2 1 0 6 4 7
TN.png TUN 3 2 0 1 6 1 6
DZ.png DZA 3 0 2 1 5 -1 2
ZM.png ZMB 3 0 1 2 4 -4 1

Group C

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CD.png COD 3 2 1 0 6 3 7
MA.png MAR 3 2 0 1 4 2 6
CI.png CIV 3 0 2 1 2 -1 2
TG.png TGO 3 0 1 2 2 -4 1

Group D

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
EG.png EGY 3 2 1 0 2 2 7
GH.png GHA 3 2 0 1 2 1 6
ML.png MLI 3 0 2 1 1 -1 2
UG.png UGA 3 0 1 2 1 -2 1

Quarter finals (Knockout Matches)

1/28/2017 BF.pngBFA 2-0 TN.pngTUN
1/28/2017 SN.pngSEN 0-0 CM.pngCMR
1/29/2017 CD.pngCOD 1-2 GH.pngGHA
1/29/2017 EG.pngEGY 1-1 MA.pngMAR

Semi-finals (Knockout Matches)

2/1/2017 BF.pngBFA 1-1 EG.pngEGY
2/2/2017 CM.pngCMR 2-0 GH.pngGHA

Third place (Knockout Matches)

2/4/2017 BF.pngBFA 1-0 GH.pngGHA

Final (Knockout Matches)

2/5/2017 EG.pngEGY 1-2 CM.pngCMR
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