Zambia named 29-man squad for Niger clash

chipolopolo 2014

Kouami Sessou

Zambia national football team coach Honor Janza has annouced 29 players ahead of back to back 2015 Morocco Africa Cup of Nations qualification matches to be played against Niger in October. The Chipolopolo travel to Niamey to play the Menas on October 11 before facing the same opposition four days later in Ndola. This will be the first ever meeting between the two senior national teams. Janza continues with his philosophy of regenerating the team and has included youngsters Kayawe Kapota, Boyd Mkandawire, Larry Bwalya, Charles Zulu and Patrick Ngoma in his squad. Also included on Janza's list is Humphrey Maseneko ...

South Africa named squad to face Congo for 2015 Afcon Qualifications

Bafana Bafana 2015

Kouami Sessou

Bafana Bafana head coach Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba named a squad of 26 players for the upcoming ORANGE Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco 2015 qualifiers against Congo (Brazzaville). South Africa will travel to Pointe Noire where they will play against Congo on Saturday, 11 October 2014, and again meet the same team on Wednesday, 15 October at Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane (20h05 kick off). ”We needed back-up in some positions due to the unavailability of some players, but it is more or less the same team that played Sudan and Nigeria – it’s a question of if it ain’t broken why fix it? We are looking forward to the two ma ...

Five coaches shortlisted for Ghana National Football Team

Ghana Football Association

Kouami Sessou

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has named a five-man shortlist to be considered for the vacant Black Stars coaching position. The five coaches were shortlisted following the thorough work by three-man committee set up to look for a new coach for the Black Stars The coaches selected are Michel Pont, Patrick Kluivert, Marco Tardelli, Avram Grant and Juan Ignicio Jimenenz. Pont, Kluivert and Tardelli will arrive in Accra to be interviewed on 17th October, 2014 while Grant and Jimenez will be interviewed on 18th October 2014. Meanwhile two coaches have been placed on standby in the event one or some ...