2019 AFCON

AFCON – Sebastien Desabre names provisional squad

Uganda coach Sebastien Desabre has named his 28-man provisional squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Egypt. Uganda Provisional AFCON Squad Goalkeepers: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns-South Africa), Jamal Salim (Al Hilal-Sudan), Robert Odongkara (Adama City FC-Ethiopia), Charles Lukwago (KCCA FC-Uganda). Defenders: Bevis Mugabi (Yeovil Town- England), Nicholas Wadada (Azam FC-Tanzania), Awanyi Timothy (KCCA FC-Uganda), ...

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Asamoah Gyan quits Ghana national team over captaincy

Asamoah Gyan has retired from international football because he was informed of a decision to take the captaincy from him for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

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AFCON – Corentin Martins names provisional squad

Mauritania coach Corentin Martins has named his 23-man provisional squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Egypt. Mauritania Provisional AFCON Squad Goalkeepers: Suleiman Brahim (FC Nouadhibou), Namori Diaw (ASC Kedia), Babacar Diop (AS Police). Defenders: Abdoul Ba (AJ Auxerre, France), Bakary Ndiaye (Difaa Hassani of El Jadida, Morocco), Sally Sarr (Servette FC, Switzerland), Diadie ...

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TUT revealed as official mascot of 2019 AFCON

The Organizing Committee of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations revealed the AFCON 2019 Mascot, the child ‘TUT’ followed by the Pharaoh King Tutankhamun. The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt kicks off on the 21st of June and ends on the 19th of July.

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