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Stampede Kills 5 Inside Angola Stadium

Five people were killed and seven injured in a stampede after an African Champions League soccer match in the Angolan capital Luanda, the sports ministry said on Monday. Witnesses told the media that the people were crushed to death when they flooded out of the stadium after the game between Angola’s

CAF CL: Real Bamako coach predicts win over Rivers United

AS Real Bamako coach, Pascal Pons is adamant his side will claim a victory against Rivers United in their second leg of their Caf Champions League preliminary round game in Port Harcourt on Sunday. The two sides battled to a 0-0 stalemate in the first leg at the Stade Modibo Kéïta,

CAF CL: AS Real’s Temitope keen to topple Rivers United

AS Real Bamako midfielder, Temitope Folarin, is eager to help his Malian side overcome Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Rivers United in Sunday’s Caf Champions League clash in Port Harcourt. The two sides battled to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their preliminary round game at the Stade

CAF CL: Rivers United jet out to Mali for AS Real

Players and officials of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Rivers United will depart Nigeria for Mali on Thursday, February 9, 2017. The contingent which is comprised of 20 players and 13 officials will leave the country via the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos at exactly 9:40am and will arrive at

CAF increases AFCON prize money

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has increased prize money for the Africa Cup of Nations, the CAF Champions League and the Africa Women Cup of Nations with effect from 2017. Other competitions that are affected by the increase, which will run till 2020, are the Confederation Cup, African Nations Championship

CAF CL: We have learnt lessons, says Coach Aigbogun

Coach of Enyimba FC, Paul Aigbogun, says the club has learnt some lessons after crashing out of this year’s CAF Champions league. Aigbogun disclosed this after Enyimba defeated Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa 3-1 in a group B CAF Champions League match played at the Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium, Port Harcourt. Uche John

Enyimba crash out of CAF CL after Zamalek loss

Enyimba were on Monday beaten 1-0 by Zamalek in Egypt, and as a result, crashed out of the 2016 CAF Champions League. The Aba giants, having lost all their previous Group games, needed an outright victory to brighten their chance of qualifying for the semifinal. Zamalek, who have been dominating and calling