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October 31, 2017 6:08 AM CAF Champions League hits critical mass [Football Planet]

On this episode of the Football Planet: The first leg of the 2017 CAF Champions League final was played on Saturday and it was visiting Moroccans Wydad Casablanca who frustrated wasteful home side Al Ahly to a 1-1 draw at the Borg El Arab Stadium in Egypt. England are the World U17 Champions after they finished off a dominant display and coming from behind 4

October 30, 2017 5:03 AM ASHIHUNDU: For Leopards to excel, here is the winning formula

AFC Leopards are GOtv Shield champions for a record 11 times, but the team management should use the current good will to source for funds early enough to cater for signing at least five experienced players. Pre-season preparations and Caf match logistics as we wait to know who will be the opponents in mid-December when the 2018 Caf draws will be out. With the transfer 10

October 20, 2017 3:49 PM AFC Leopards beat Kariobangi Sharks 2-0 to reclaim GOtv Shield title

Abdallah Salim and Vincent Oburu scored a goal each as AFC Leopards reclaimed the GOtv Shield after beating Kariobangi Sharks 2-0 in Friday's final at Kasarani Stadium. Apart from walking away with Sh2M in prize money, Leopards who last won the domestic cup in 2013, will represent the country in next year's CAF Confederation Cup. For finishing second 1

October 15, 2017 12:20 AM Morocco Officially Elected to Host 2018 African Nations Championship

Rabat – The African Football Federation (CAF) has officially chosen Morocco as host of the upcoming African Nations Championship (CHAN), scheduled to take place from January 12 to February 2, 2018. Morocco submitted its candidacy to host the continental tournament on September 30 a week after the CAF stripped Kenya of the right to host the competition 4

October 11, 2017 11:08 PM CHAN 2018 host: CAF to decide Saturday

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) will decide the new hosts of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday. Morocco, Equatorial Guinea and Ethiopia all bid to replace Kenya who had their right to host withdrawn by Caf due lack of preparations. The international tournament for locally-based players only is due to kick off in January 8

October 4, 2017 7:20 AM CHAN 2018, CAF, Sports, confederation of African football, football

Three countries, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia and morocco have submitted bids to replace Kenya as hosts of the 2018 African nations championship. The confederation of African football (CAF), which stripped Kenya of the hosting rights due to lack of infrastructure, confirmed that the three countries registered their interest before the September 30 deadline 3

September 30, 2017 2:18 PM Morocco officially bid to replace Kenya as hosts of 2018 CHAN

Morocco have confirmed they are bidding to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after Kenya was stripped of hosting rights last weekend. Morocco had already qualified for the biennial tournament which is only for locally-based players. A Caf inspection team visited Kenya from 11 to 17 September 2017 and found that only one of the four venues 7

September 26, 2017 10:42 PM Ghana hints interest to replace Kenya as Chan 2018 host

Ghana's youth and sports minister Isaac Asiamah has dropped a hint that the country may officially bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (Chan) after Kenya was stripped of the hosting right last week. The East African country, according to Caf Executive Committee, lost the right due to inadequate infrastructural facilities and political instability 12

September 24, 2017 8:56 PM How Kenya botched chance to host football showpiece

Failure to construct five stadia and the heated political climate in the country are the main reasons Kenya was stripped of the right to host the African Nations Championships early next year. The Confederation of African Football, (CAF) while announcing the decision on Saturday, also harshly indicted Kenyan sport officials for lying about the state 11

September 24, 2017 8:11 AM Kenya stripped of hosting rights for CHAN 2018

Kenya has been stripped of the right to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) following a Confederation of African Football (Caf) executive committee meeting in Accra. The decision was announced at a media conference after a one-day meeting headed by Caf’s president Ahmad. Caf announced that the decision to move the tournament was made “in light 10