CHAN, The Way Forward For African Football

2014 Champions – Libya. The African Championship of Nations (CHAN) is one of the youngest and lesser known continental competitions in the world. Started in 2009, the competition brings together national teams from across Africa featuring players from local league competitions only. The inaugural competition took place in…

Mali: Hope And Healing Of A Nation

In the most exciting and heartwarming victory, the war torn country of Mali has beaten Afcon hosts South Africa to advance to semi-finals. They tied the match 1-1, went scoreless in extra time.  They won 3-1 in penalty shootouts, effectively ousting Bafana from the tournament. Tokelo Rantie scored first for…