Latest World Cup Qualifying - CAF Features

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Cameroon pick Eto'o for Tunisia playoff

ESPN staff | September, 27 2013

Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o has been called up to the Cameroon squad for his country’s World Cup qualifying play-off against Tunisia, seemingly contradicting reports that he had retired from international football. • Moonda: ...

Nigeria manager not taking Ethiopia lightly

ESPN staff | September, 19 2013

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi believes his side will not have an easy ride when they take on Ethiopia in their upcoming CAF World Cup play-off. The two nations last played against each other in January’s African Cup of Nations, with the Su...

Tunisia replace Cape Verde in WC playoffs

ESPN staff | September, 12 2013

Cape Verde Islands have been disqualified from World Cup qualifying after fielding an ineligible player, with Tunisia taking their place in next-month’s playoffs. #INSERT type:image caption:Four days after they believed they had qualif...

FIFA reject complaint from Congo

Associated Press | September, 13 2013

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo -- FIFA has rejected a complaint by the Republic of Congo's football federation over the eligibility of a Niger player in World Cup qualifying. The Congolese Football Federation says it formally complained over M...

WCQ CAF: Egypt finish top with perfect record

September, 10 2013

Egypt rounded off their successful World Cup qualifying Group G campaign with a 4-2 defeat of Guinea in the Red Sea resort of Gouna. Despite conceding an early Adam El Abd own goal, Bob Bradley's side hit back to record their sixth win, mainta...

Milla: Eto'o using retirement to send a message

ESPN staff | September, 10 2013

Cameroon legend Roger Milla believes Samuel Eto’o is using his retirement from international duty to send a message to the country’s "rotten'' authorities. #INSERT type:image END# Eto’o, 32, made a return to internat...

Eto'o may announce Cameroon retirement

ESPN staff | September, 9 2013

Cameroon coach Volker Finke has hinted that Samuel Eto'o could announce his retirement from international football amid reports the striker has played his last game for the Indomitable Lions. Following Cameroon's 1-0 win over Libya on Sunday, ...

WCQ CAF: Cameroon progress

September, 8 2013

Aurelien Chedjou fired Cameroon to a 1-0 win over Libya and into the World Cup qualifying playoff round as the 10th and final African nation to progress. - Saturday: Nigeria, Ethiopia through- Johnson: Race to Brazil Libya would have pipped the...

WCQ CAF: Nigeria go through

September, 7 2013

Nigeria progressed to the African play-offs for next summer's World Cup finals on the back of a 2-0 win over Malawi. - Johnson: Race to Brazil Needing to avoid defeat to move into the final stage of qualifying, the Super Eagles made no mista...

Essien, Boateng back for Ghana for qualifier

August, 27 2013

ACCRA, Ghana -- Michael Essien and Kevin-Prince Boateng both ended long breaks from international football on Tuesday when they were named in Ghana's squad for next month's crucial World Cup qualifier at home to Zambia. The pair, who have hardly ...

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