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21dKweséESPN Reporter

El Kaabi fires Morocco into CHAN final

Top scorer Ayoub El Kaabi struck twice as Morocco beat Libya 3-1 after extra time to reach the African Nations Championship final.

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Mouko the penalty villain as Libya oust Congo

Barel Mouko missed the only shootout spotkick as Libya beat Congo-Brazzaville 5-3 following a 1-1 draw to reach the CHAN semi finals.

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Libya ease past Equatorial Guinea at CHAN

Two first-half goals from Saleh Taher Saeid helped Libya to a comfortable 3-0 African Nations Championship triumph over Equatorial Guinea.

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349dAssociated Press

FIFA: Trump ban may prevent U.S. 2026 bid

"Mr. Trump is the president of the United States of America and as such of course [I have] huge respect for what he does," Infantino said.

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501dPA Sport

CAF: Ivory Coast, DR Congo open with wins

Ivory Coast top Group C in their third-round World Cup qualifying campaign after coming from behind to win 3-1 at home to Mali.

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Algeria, Cameroon, Nigeria drawn together

Three of the five African teams at the 2014 World Cup have been drawn in the same group to qualify for the 2018 edition.

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695dESPN staff

ANC: Mali get late winner; Zimbabwe cruise

Mustapha Yatabare scored in the 89th minute to give Mali a 1-0 win at Equatorial Guinea in African Nations Cup qualifying on Monday.

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827dESPN staff

CAF: Nigeria and Ghana reach group stage

Nigeria advanced to the third round of African qualifying for the 2018 World Cup with a 2-0 win over Swaziland on Tuesday.

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831dESPN staff

CAF: Nigeria, Senegal, Ghana held to draws

African giants Senegal and Ghana were both held to draws away from home as their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaigns got off to a shaky start.

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985dESPN staff

ANC: Morocco win, Swaziland shock Guinea

Morocco beat Libya 1-0 as the 2017 African Nations Cup qualifiers got underway on Friday, while Swaziland defeated Guinea 2-1.

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Ethiopia to bid for 2017 African Cup

The president of the national football federation says Ethiopia will bid to host the 2017 African Cup of Nations after Libya pulled out citing security concerns.

RankingsAfrican Nations Championship

Goal Difference1Tied-5th
Goals Scored7Tied-2nd
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded6Tied-13th