Upcoming African Soccer Friendly Matches


In preparation for the 2013 African Cup of Nations and 2014 World Cup qualifiers, most African Nation sides have taken advantage of this week set aside for FIFA friendlies to test the strength of their squad.

Nelson Mandela Staium in Port Elizabeth. South Africa

  • Nigeria:  Venezuela - Eagles Arrive Miami, Begin Training

    This Day, 12 November 2012

    Ten home-based Super Eagles players on Monday arrived Miami, Florida, United States for the international friendly against Venezuela scheduled for Wednesday in the American city. read more »

  • Zambia/South Africa:  Chipolopolo Reload for Bafana

    The Times of Zambia, 13 November 2012

    WITH an eye on retaining the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title next year, champions, Zambia kicked off preparations in earnest yesterday with the first task assigned to claim the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Eagles Arrive Miami, Begin Training

    Vanguard, 13 November 2012

    Ten home based Super Eagles players on Monday arrived Miami, Florida, United States for the international friendly against Venezuela scheduled for Wednesday in the American city. read more »

  • Zambia:  We've Nothing to Prove - Katongo

    The Times of Zambia, 12 November 2012

    CHIPOLOPOLO captain Chris Katongo has said Zambia has nothing to prove against South Africa's Bafana Bafana when the two sides clash in the Mandela Challenge Cup on Wednesday ... read more »