Tag: CAF

Ghana’s Black Princesses Nominated For Women’s National Team of the Year Award

Ghana’s Black Princesses Nominated For Women’s National Team of the Year Award

Ghana’s Black Princesses Nominated For Women’s National Team of the Year Award The national under-20 women’s team of Ghana, Black Princesses, have earned a nomination from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) as they are set to compete for the 2017 Women’s National Team of the Year award. The Black […]

Tony Baffoe Appointed As CAF Deputy General Secretary

Tony Baffoe Appointed As CAF Deputy General Secretary

Tony Baffoe Appointed As CAF Deputy General Secretary Former Ghana international Anthony Baffoe has been appointed as Deputy General of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), in charge of Development and Competitions. The 52-year old former Ghana defender was born in Germany to a Ghanaian diplomat. Baffoe was capped 25 […]

Ghana FA Vice President Gets Top CAF Appointment

Ghana FA Vice President Gets Top CAF Appointment

Ghana FA Vice President Gets Top CAF Appointment Ghana Football Association (GFA) vice-president George Afriyie has been appointed to serve on the powerful Africa Cup of Nations Organising Committee. The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) confirmed the appointment of Afriyie on Wednesday when he was invited to the body’s headquarters […]

Africa Cup of Nations Moved To June And July And Expanded To 24 Teams

Africa Cup of Nations Moved To June And July And Expanded To 24 Teams

Africa Cup of Nations Moved To June And July And Expanded To 24 Teams The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will be held in June and July, the Confederation of African Football has confirmed. The tournament is usually held in January and February, causing disputes with European clubs who had […]

CAF Elections: Ahmad Ahmad Is New CAF President

CAF Elections: Ahmad Ahmad Is New CAF President

CAF Elections: Ahmad Ahmad Is New CAF President Madagascan Ahmad Ahmad was elected president of the Confederation of African Football Thursday, ousting veteran leader Issa Hayatou after 29 years in office to usher in a “new dawn” for the sport on the continent. Ahmad, head of Madagascar’s football federation, won […]

Ghana FA President Nyantakyi Re-Elected Onto FIFA Council

Ghana FA President Nyantakyi Re-Elected Onto FIFA Council

Ghana FA President Nyantakyi Re-Elected Onto FIFA Council Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi has been re-elected to the FIFA after defeating his Tanzanian opponent Leodegar Tenga in the elections held in Addis Ababa. Mr. Nyantakyi secured 33 votes out of a total of 53 votes to beat Tenga who had […]