2019 Season

2019 Schedule
0-1-3, 4th in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CAF
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278dEd Dove

Morocco, DRC set for deep CHAN runs

The African Nations Championship kicks off in Cameroon this weekend, with Africa's best home-based players contesting the biennial tournament.

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3yKevin Teya, Special to ESPN

AFC Leopards sign Rwanda goalkeeper

Kenyan Premier League side AFC Leopards has completed the signing of Rwanda keeper Eric Ndayishimiye on a two-year deal.

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3yAndrew Oryada

Rayon Sports sound Enyimba battle cry

Rayon Sports are determined to win in Nigeria and eliminate Enyimba from the CAF Confederation Cup, according to coach Roberto Oliveira Goncalves.

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3yAndrew Oryada

Rwanda deny AFCON bribe allegations

The Rwanda Football Federation have denied allegations that they bribed the referee for their 2019 AFCON qualifier match against the Ivory Coast.

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3yAssociated Press

Rwanda defends sponsorship deal with Arsenal

Rwanda's government on Tuesday defended its $39 million sponsorship deal with Arsenal as some aid donors and rights activists raised an outcry.

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3yEdwin Kiplagat, KweséESPN

How can East Africa compete with the rest?

While East Africa's nations have enjoyed great success in other sporting disciplines, their national football teams have failed to make a mark.

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4yAndrew Jackson Oryada Snr, KweséESPN

Rayon Sports to abandon CAF appeal plans

Rwanda's Premier League champions Rayon Sports have abandoned plans to contest the fine they received from the Confederation of African Football.