Sports - Football
  • Algerian floods force postponement of football matches
    12 november 2001 21:36:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- The Algerian Football Federation (AFF) postponed football matches scheduled for the weekend due to floods that have hit the country since Saturday, particularly in the capital Algiers. Full text...

  • Namibian league: United Africa Tigers fail in comeback bid
    11 november 2001 20:22:00
    Windhoek- Namibia (PANA) -- In Namibia's premier league games this weekend, United Africa Tigers played a virgin tie with Life Fighters, thus failing to capitalise on a chances to return to the top of the Tafel Lager Premiership. Full text...

  • CAF Cup: Etoile du Sahel takes narrow lead over JS Kabylie
    11 november 2001 17:37:00
    Sousse- Tunisia (PANA) -- Playing at home in Sousse Saturday, Tunisian club side Etoile du Sahel (ESS) beat Algeria's Jeunesse Sportive de Kabylie (JSK) 2-1 to take slim lead at the first leg final of the CAF Cup competition. Full text...

  • Bafana beat Egypt 1-0 in friendly match
    10 november 2001 17:10:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Captain Shaun Bartlett's second half goal was enough to secure Bafana Bafana a 1-0 victory over Egypt's national football team in a friendly match played Saturday at Johannesburg Stadium. Full text...

  • Gambia to play Senegal in Cabral's final Sunday
    09 november 2001 22:26:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Gambia and Senegal have qualified for Sunday's final of the 17th edition of Amilcar Cabral football tournament featuring West African teams. Full text...

  • Ghana Football Association dismisses bribery allegations
    09 november 2001 20:17:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Ghana Football Association's Executive Council on Friday described as "unfounded and without merit" the bribery allegations levelled against the delegation that took the Black Stars to Nigeria for a crucial World Cup match. Full text...

  • Nigeria FA dissociates self from bribery allegation
    09 november 2001 16:04:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Reacting to the controversy surrounding a 25,000-dollar gift to the Blacks Stars of Ghana by a Nigerian State governor, after a crucial World Cup qualifier in July, Nigerian football authorities have distanced themselves from the gift. Full text...

  • Algerian football federation gets new president
    09 november 2001 09:36:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- Mohammed Raouraoua has been elected president of the Algerian football federation (FAF). Full text...

  • Cabral Cup semi-finals slated today
    09 november 2001 07:43:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- The 17th edition of the Amilcar Cabral football tournament featuring West African countries, enters the semi-finals Friday afternoon with host Mali taking on Gambia while Senegal locks horns with Guinea-Bissau. Full text...

  • Senegalese footballers among best player award contestants
    08 november 2001 12:14:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Three foreign-based Senegalese footballers have been short-listed among 42 other African players by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to contest for the continent's 2001 best player award. Full text...

  • Zambian league leaders stopped
    08 november 2001 08:22:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Zambian football league leaders, Nkana United and Kabwe Warriors, have been stopped temporarily from winning the premier league title after they both lost their mid-week fixtures to determined opponents. Full text...

  • Two Algerians to contest African football player award
    07 november 2001 22:33:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- Two Algerian football players, Rafik Saifi (Toyes) and Djamel Benmadi (Marseille) are among the 42 sportsmen short-listed by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to contest for the continent's best footballer of the year award. Full text...

  • Cameroonian club fined for indiscipline
    07 november 2001 22:05:00
    Yaoundé- Cameroon (PANA) -- Cameroon Football Federation (CFF) has ordered Olympic of Mvolye to pay a fine of 500,000 CFA francs for refusing to play a scheduled match of the first division championship. Full text...

  • Angola vs. South Africa in football friendly 15 January
    07 november 2001 21:30:00
    Luanda- Angola (PANA) -- The national teams of Angola and South Africa have scheduled a friendly football match on 15 January in Johannesburg, an Angolan sports official confirmed Wednesday in Luanda. Full text...

  • Senegal, South Korea spar ahead of World Cup finals
    07 november 2001 15:39:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- The Senegalese national football team is in Seoul for a friendly encounter billed for Thursday in preparation for next year's World Cup finals tournament to be co- hosted by Japan and South Korea. Full text...

  • Why Kenya suffered double loss in Castle tourney
    06 november 2001 23:11:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- When Tanzania's "Taifa Stars" rudely brought down their Kenyan counterparts, "Harambee Stars" in the final of the Castle Cup tournament in Mwanza, the Kenya soccer fraternity demanded the removal of coach Reinhardt Fabisch. Full text...

  • Mali, Senegal qualify for Cabral tournament semi-finals
    06 november 2001 21:14:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Mali's national team in group A Monday qualified for the semi-finals of the 17th Amilcar Cabral football tournament. Full text...

  • Kenya unveils Challenge Cup training programme
    06 november 2001 17:08:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's senior national team, the Harambee Stars, embark on residential training in Nairobi from 26 November ahead of December's East and Central Africa Senior Challenge Cup tournament in Kigali, Rwanda. Full text...

  • Senegal into semi-finals of Amilcar Cabral Cup
    06 november 2001 16:20:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Senegal's B football team Monday trounced Cape Verde 5-1 to qualify for the semi-finals of the 17th edition of the Amilcar Cabral Zone II finals taking place in Mali. Full text...

  • Results of the 5th round of Tunisian championship
    05 november 2001 23:29:00
    Tunis- Tunisia (PANA) -- The following are the results of the 5th round of the Tunisian first division football championship played over the weekend: C. Full text...

  • Djoliba's coach resigns
    05 november 2001 14:20:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- The head coach of Bamako's Djoliba Athletic football club, Burkina's Idrissa Traore, has resigned his appointment, the private newspaper, "Le Soir de Bamako" reported Monday. Full text...

  • Goldfields plunge to bottom of Ghanaian league
    05 november 2001 12:41:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Obuasi Goldfields plunged Sunday to the bottom of premier football league table when they were deducted nine points by the Ghana Football Association for fielding an unregistered player and failing to honour a league match. Full text...

  • Benin championship's 4th day results
    05 november 2001 10:51:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Following are scores record on the fourth day play in Benin's Division One football championship: Group A: Buffle - Etoile : 3-1 Panthère-Cavaliers : 2-1 Group B: Dragon - Vautour : 3-1 UNB - Tatapouranou : 1-0 The matches between Lions and Soleil and between Requins vs Asja were postponed to a later date. Full text...

  • Kaizer Chiefs reach South Africa's Coca-Cola Cup final
    04 november 2001 17:40:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Kaizer Chiefs made it to the two million Rand South African Coca-Cola Cup final Sunday after beating Santos 4-2 at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenberg. Full text...

  • Sundowns beat Angola's Petro Atletico 2-0
    04 november 2001 10:22:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Sundowns found the net twice to beat Angola's Petro Atletico in a first leg African Champions League semi-final played on Saturday at Loftus Stadium in Pretoria. Full text...

  • Orlando Pirates outwit Wits University to win 2-1
    03 november 2001 18:39:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Frenchman Jean-Yves Kerjean, the new Orlando Pirates coach, got two new things on Saturday - his first away win for the Pirates against a gutsy Wits University at Kanyamazane Stadium in Nelspruit and his first red card. Full text...

  • USM Algiers stretch lead in Algerian championship
    03 november 2001 14:42:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- USM Algiers stretched their lead in the Algerian first division football championship after beating Mouloudia Constantine 3-1 on the ninth day of play Friday. Full text...

  • Cameroon postpones 30th day of football championship
    03 november 2001 13:59:00
    Douala- Cameroon (PANA) -- The 30th day of play in Cameroon's first division football championship, initially slated for this Sunday, have been postponed to a later date, the country's football federation (FECAFOOT) announced Friday. Full text...

  • Oserian tighten grip on Kenyan league
    02 november 2001 21:58:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- With eight matches to go, Oserian Fastac appear set to clinch Kenya's Premier League title, with 75 points from 30 matches, ten points clear of second-placed Tusker. Full text...

  • Zambia to choose new football coach soon
    02 november 2001 21:46:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Three foreign football coaches have formally expressed interest in training the Zambia national football team. Full text...

  • KFF changes league format
    02 november 2001 21:25:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- National coach Reinhardt Fabisch's proposal to reduce the number of Kenya's Premier League teams to 16 next season has been endorsed. Full text...

  • Next week's Nigeria-Jamaica friendly match cancelled
    02 november 2001 21:12:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- An international friendly match between Nigerian and Jamaican football teams, scheduled for London next week, has been cancelled, the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) said Friday. Full text...

  • Sierra Leone withdraws from "Cabral" Zone 11 football contest
    02 november 2001 11:06:00
    Freetown- Sierra Leone (PANA) -- Sierra Leone has withdrawn from the Amilcar Cabral football tournament kicking-off Saturday in Bamako, Mali. Full text...

  • Cameroonian goalkeeper signs for Juventus
    01 november 2001 15:22:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Cameroonian Under-23 goalkeeper Idriss Carlos Kameni, who won the gold medal at the Sydney Olympics, signed on Wednesday for Italian giants Juventus Turin, according to a reliable source at the Cameroonian Football Association. Full text...

  • Zambia premier league championship race tightens
    01 november 2001 10:18:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- The Zambia premier league championship was on Thursday about to open up to new leaders after second placed Kabwe Warriors FC snatched a mid-week win and came close to overtaking Nkana United FC. Full text...

  • Mazembe, champion for the second consecutive year
    31 october 2001 23:07:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- Mazembe of Lumumbashi in Katanga Province have for the second time running emerged champions of DR Congo's elite football league, after beating arch rivals Lupopo 3-1 in Lumumbashi, Tuesday. Full text...

  • FIFA finances construction of Botswana training centre
    31 october 2001 12:13:00
    Gaborone- Botswana (PANA) -- The International Federation of Football Associations will finance the construction of a technical centre and training camp in Botswana, the country's soccer governing body has announced. Full text...

  • Zambia eyes South African coach for national side
    31 october 2001 08:31:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Zambia has made moves towards acquiring the coaching services of Gordon Igesund, coach of Santos, to help strengthen their senior national side ahead of the 2002 Cup of African Nations. Full text...

  • Zambia to play Morocco in ACN preparatory matches
    30 october 2001 11:25:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Zambia is to play Morocco next month as part of preparations for the African Cup of Nations finals to be held in Mali from 19 January to 10 February. Full text...

  • Beninese premier league: Day 3 results
    29 october 2001 21:01:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Following are the results of third day matches in Benin's First Division football championship, played at the weekend: Group A Mogas-Cavaliers 2-0 Energie-Panthères 1-1 The matches between Asco and Buffles and Postel versus Variété were postponed to a later date. Full text...

  • Coton Sport, Kumbo Strikers bow out
    29 october 2001 19:13:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Cameroonian club sides Coton Sport of Garoua and Kumbo Strikers, were Sunday respectively flushed out of the CAF and Cup Winners Cup competitions by their Tunisian and Angolan counterparts. Full text...

  • Third round results of Benin's league
    29 october 2001 16:16:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Following are the third round results of Benin's ongoing first division football championship after matches played at the weekend. Full text...

  • Ivorian premier donates 15 million FCFA to national team
    29 october 2001 16:09:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Ivorian Prime Minister Pascal Affi N'Guessan has donated 15 million FCFA (20,270 US dollars) for his country's national football team preparing for the 2002 finals of the African Cup of Nations in Mali. Full text...

  • Kaiser Chiefs through to African Cup final
    29 october 2001 12:28:00
    Tunis- Tunisia (PANA) -- South Africa's Kaiser Chiefs are through to the final of the African Cup Winners' Cup after beating Club Africain of Tunisia 1-0 in the return semi-final played Saturday at the El Menzah stadium in Tunis. Full text...

  • Bafana prepare for CAN 2002 in Mali
    29 october 2001 09:07:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Bafana hopefuls from the local Premier Soccer League assembled Monday for a three-day camp in preparation for the Africa Cup of Nations in Mali beginning next year. Full text...

  • Stiff contest for Liberian football office bearers
    27 october 2001 19:54:00
    Monrovia- Liberia (PANA) -- The Liberian Football Association Saturday went to the polls to elect a new corps of officials in what may turn out to be the most contested elections in the 65 years history of the body. Full text...

  • Taifa Stars are Castle Lager Cup champs
    27 october 2001 18:51:00
    Dar es Salaam- Tanzania (PANA) -- Tanzania's national soccer team, Taifa Stars, Saturday lifted the prestigious regional Castle Lager Cup for the first time after whipping Kenya's Harambee Stars 3-1 in a thrilling match in Mwanza City on the shores of Lake Victoria. Full text...

  • Gbagbo donates 20 million FCFA to Ivorian team
    27 october 2001 15:34:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo has donated 20 million FCFA (27,209 dollars) to assist his national soccer team's preparations for the 2002 finals of the African Cup of Nations in Mali. Full text...

  • South African women's soccer team in Zambia
    27 october 2001 14:44:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- South Africa's Under-19 women soccer team, 'Banyana-Banyana', is in Lusaka ready for their encounter against Zambia on Sunday. Full text...

  • JS Kabylie qualifies for CAF cup final
    26 october 2001 22:38:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- Algeria's JS Kabylie on Friday defeated Cote d'Ivoire's Africa Sports 2-0 in Algiers to qualify for the final of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) cup. Full text...

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