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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CHAN 2020: Zambia through to the quarterfinals

Zambia have qualified to the quarter final stage at the on-going Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Cameroon. The Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic coached side booked a place in the knock-out stage after battling to a goalless draw against Namibia. This was their last Group D match played at the Limbe Omnisport Stadium on Wednesday. Zambia came all out from the…

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CHAN 2020: Morocco humiliates Uganda

The African Nations Championship champions (CHAN) Morocco humiliated Uganda to qualify for the quarter-finals of the tournament. Morocco won 5-2 at the Reunification Stadium in Douala on Tuesday night while to knock Cranes out of the tournament. This is the fifth time for Uganda to fall at the first hurdle of the CHAN on each of the five occasions they’ve…

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CHAN 2020: Mali edge Zimbabwe to qualify for quarters

The Eagles of Mali have qualified for the quarter final stage at the on-going Total African Nations Championship (CHAN 2020) in Cameroon. Demba Diallo netted the lone goal for Mali against Zimbabwe after 12 minutes at the Reunification Stadium in Douala. The win means Mali top Group A after hosts Cameroon settled for a goalless draw against Burkina Faso in…

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Johnathan McKinstry still optimistic despite Togo loss

Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry claims that Uganda still have a chance of qualifying to the knockout stage in the ongoing African Nations Championship. The match ended 2-1 in favor of Togo to pick their first set of points at the tournament. It is the first time the Togolese are featuring in the tournament. Saidi Kyeyune’s 35 yarder goal…

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Steven Mukwala dumped out of Uganda Cranes squad

URA FC striker Steven Mukwala has topped the list of players who have been dumped out of the Uganda Cranes squad that is preparing for the forthcoming African Nations Championships (CHAN). Uganda Cranes head coach Johnathan McKinstry has picked his final 25-man squad for the tournament in Cameroon. Apart from Steven Mukwala, BUL FC’s Joseph Semujju, Wakiso Giants’ Hassan Ssenyonjo…

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