African News

CAF reopens bidding process for 2025 Cup of Nations

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) have reopened the bidding process for the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament. The decision was taken on Saturday, October 1, in Algeria on the back of the decision to strip Guinea of the hosting rights. Meanwhile,...

Guinea stripped of hosting 2025 Cup of Nations

Guinea have been stripped of hosting the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations because the infrastructure is not yet ready, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Patrice Motsepe announced in Conakry. "We are not ready as of yet in Guinea - and we should reopen...

Sierra Leone to open Wafu U17 against host Mauritania

Sierra Leone will open this year's TotalEnergies U-17 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers for WAFU (Zone A) tournament on Saturday 1st October, against host Mauritania. The Multi-purpose Shebkha Bedia stadiums will host the opener kickoff at 6 pm. Host Mauritania battle...

Sierra Leone shift attention to DRC Leopards

After a disappointing display against South Africa, coach John Keister's side will focus on amending their poor showing when they lock horns with DRC Leopards on Tuesday in Casablanca. A brace from Themba Zwane in the 33' 66', Mihlali Mayambela 49', and Aubrey Modiba...

DR Congo rally troops for Sierra Leone & Burkina-Faso

DR Congo technical head Sébastien Desabre has summoned 28 players for this month's training camp in Morocco against Sierra Leone and Burkina-Faso. Both matches will be part of their African Cup of Nations 2023 preparation as the Leopard of DR Congo will play on...

Kallon FC progress into CAF Confed Cup second round (Agg 4-0)

CAF Confed Cup: FC Kallon 3-0 Les Buffles (4-0 agg) - Kallon progress to the second round  Sierra Leone CAF Confederation Cup representative FC Kallon were good value for their win with a free-flowing display as striker Alie Conteh scored a hat-trick at the SDK...

Kallon’s GM warns players against complacency

In their quest to reach the next stage of the CAF Confederation Cup, FC Kallon General Manager Tunde Scott has warned players against complacency ahead of the second leg preliminary on Saturday in Liberia. Kallon with the first leg advantage after an impressive away...

Coach John Keister names his squad for September friendlies

Sierra Leone head coach John Keister has named two new faces in his 25-man squad for this month's International matches as Leone Stars set to play for the first time since the 2-2 draw against Guinea-Bissau in the African Cup of Nations qualifier in June. Leone Stars...

Bo Rangers share CAF CL spoils with CR Belouizdad

Bo Rangers and CR Belouizdad began their CAF Champions League campaign with a share of the spoils following a goalless draw in the Liberian Capital. The Sierra Leone Champions put up a good fight as they were held to a 0-0 draw by Algerian Champions CR Belouizdad in...

Kallon slay Buffles for first away continental victory

 FC Kallon secured a 1-0 victory in the first leg of their CAF Confederation Cup first-leg preliminary over Les Buffles du Borgou at the Stade de l'Amitie in Cotonou, Benin, on Friday. Philip Conteh scored the vital winner in the 64th minute to give his side a...