CHAN 2022: Expanded tournament set for unusual format

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has announced the 2022 finals of its tournament for locally-based players (CHAN) will feature 18 teams instead of 16. Algeria are due to host the African Nations Championships (CHAN) in January, which will now feature an usual format. Caf say the finals will have five groups; three of which will have four nations, while…

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Johnathan McKinstry impressed with the Cranes team

The Uganda national team head coach Johnathan McKinstry is impressed with the level of competition he is seeing in the camp. Uganda Cranes is in preparation for the African Nations Championship (Chan) competition in Cameroon. The tactician has a full house and most of his charges have been with him in Central Africa since December 29 last year. “We have…

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CHAN 2021: Vincent Mashami names Rwanda’s final squad

Rwanda national team head coach Vincent Mashami has named his squad for the upcoming African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament. The tournament will be held in Cameroon between January 16th and February 7th. Rwanda are in Group C where they will come up against the reigning champions Morocco, Uganda and Togo. Onesme Twizerimana of Musanze FC, Patrick Sibomana of Police FC…

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Nine Zimbabwe players test positive for COVID-19

Zimbabwe national team’s final preparations for the Total African Nations Championship in Cameroon 2020 have been dealt a huge blow. This comes after nine of the 23-man squad tested positive for Coronavirus. The Warriors had taken a Christmas break and returned to camp on 28 December. On return, all the players and technical staff had to undergo fresh mandatory COVID-19 PCR…

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