2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
0-1-1, 4th in Africa Cup of Nations
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Nigeria beat Sudan, into AFCON knockouts

Nigeria recorded a comfortable 3-1 win over Sudan in Garoua at the Africa Cup of Nations finals, ensuring that they progress to the knockout phase.


Guinea Bissau miss pen in draw with Sudan

Goalkeeper Ali Abou Achrine saved a late penalty as Sudan held on for a 0-0 draw with Guinea Bissau in Garoua on Tuesday.

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4yChris Wright

Goat halts play in Sudan Premier League

Lionel Messi is referred to as 'The GOAT' (as in, the Greatest Of All Time); it's not often that his literal counterparts make their presence felt.

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4yEdwin Kiplagat, KweséESPN

How can East Africa compete with the rest?

While East Africa's nations have enjoyed great success in other sporting disciplines, their national football teams have failed to make a mark.

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AS Vita Club advance in Champions League

Congolese giants AS Vita Club were among a number of high-profile clubs to advance to the second round of the CAF Champions League on Wednesday.

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4yAndrew Jackson Oryada Snr, KweséESPN

Musonye applauds Sudan for raising CECAFA profile

CECAFA chief Nicholas Musonye has applauded Sudan for reaching the semi-final stage at the ongoing African Nations Championship in Morocco.

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4yEd Dove, KweséESPN

Sudan edge past Zambia to reach CHAN semis

Saifeldin Malik Bakhit scored the only goal of the game as Sudan downed Zambia in an entertaining encounter to reach the CHAN semi finals.

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4yKweséESPN Reporter

Bencharki misses penalty as Sudan hold Morocco

Achraf Bencharki missed a second-half penalty as Morocco were held 0-0 by Sudan in their final group game at the African Nations Championship.

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4yKweséESPN Reporter

Sudan beat Mauritania, eliminate Guinea

Sudan beat Mauritania 1-0 in their second CHAN match to eliminate both the Mourabitounes and Guinea, who were defeated by Morocco earlier in the day.

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4yKweséESPN Reporter

Sudan beat Guinea 2-1 in CHAN opener

Sudan began their CHAN campaign with a 2-1 victory over Guinea in Group A, with Maki Saifeldin Bakhit missing a penalty and scoring the winner.

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FIFA: Trump ban may prevent U.S. 2026 bid

"Mr. Trump is the president of the United States of America and as such of course [I have] huge respect for what he does," Infantino said.

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6yESPN staff

ANC: Salah saves Egypt draw at Nigeria

Mohamed Salah scored in stoppage time to salvage a 1-1 draw for Egypt at Nigeria in a 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier on Friday.

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ANC: Ghana cruise, Cameroon win late

Ghana eased to victory over Mauritius in their opening 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier, while Cameroon left it late to beat Mauritania.

RankingsAfrica Cup of Nations

Goal Difference-2Tied-20th
Goals Scored1Tied-12th
Goals Conceded3Tied-20th