South Africa Wins Crucial Opener

Bafana Bafana got a good start when they beat Mozambique in an exciting CHAN opening game at Cape Town Stadium.

  • South Africa/Mozambique:  Bafana Make Good Start to CHAN

    South African Football Association, 12 January 2014

    Bafana Bafana made a perfect start to the CHAN tournament with a gritty 3-1 win over Mozambique in an exciting opening game at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday, 11 January 2014. read more »

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  • South Africa/Mozambique:  A Good Start Very Crucial - Igesund

    Confederation of African Football, 11 January 2014

    Bafana Bafana coach, Gordon Igesund said it was very critical for his team to have a good start to the CHAN tournament. read more »

  • South Africa/Mozambique:  Bafana Off to a Winning Start

    SAnews.gov.za, 11 January 2014

    Pretoria-Bafana Bafana got off to their perfect start of their 2014 CHAN tournament with a convincing 3-1 victory against the Mambas of Mozambique at the opening match played at ... read more »

  • South Africa/Mozambique:  Jubilant Mood As Fans Arrive for CHAN Opening Game

    SAnews.gov.za, 11 January 2014

    Excited fans have begun arriving for the opening game of the third Africa Nations Championship here tonight - between hosts South Africa and Mozambique, following a colourful and ... read more »

  • South Africa:  It Is Imperative We Get Off to a Good Start - Igesund

    South African Football Association, 11 January 2014

    Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund is confident his side will get off to a good start when South Africa kicks off their Orange CAF African Nations Championship (South Africa CHAN ... read more »

  • South Africa:  CHAN Visitors Welcomed

    SAnews.gov.za, 9 January 2014

    Brand South Africa has welcomed all soccer players and football fans to South Africa ahead of the 2014 Orange African Nations Championship (CHAN) scheduled from 11 January to 1 ... read more »

  • Ethiopia:  Irresistible Ethiopia 'Invade' Mangaung

    Confederation of African Football, 11 January 2014

    Ethiopia national football team returns to South Africa a year after playing in their first Africa Cup of Nations Final in nearly 30 years. read more »

  • Ethiopia/South Africa:  Ethiopia Due in South Africa - Friday 10th

    Confederation of African Football, 9 January 2014

    The Ethiopian football national team will arrive in South Africa on Friday 10th January for their participation in the third 2014 CHAN Africa Cup final set to start on Saturday ... read more »

  • South Africa/Uganda:  Uganda and Morocco Arrive for Orange CHAN 2014

    South African Football Association, 9 January 2014

    The stage is set as 16 teams continue to arrive for the final battle to lift the coveted trophy of the Orange African Nations Championship SOUTH AFRICA 2014, set to begin from 11 ... read more »

  • Morocco/Zimbabwe:  CHAN 2014 - El Askri Wants to Beat Zimbabwe At All Cost

    Africa Top Sports, 9 January 2014

    For their first match of the African Cup of Nations, Morocco face Zimbabwe on Sunday in Group B. A meeting that the Atlas Lions do not want to miss, as their goalkeeper Khalid El ... read more »

  • Africa:  CHAN 2014 - the Little Tournament That Could, but Probably Won't (analysis)

    Daily Maverick, 9 January 2014

    Unbeknownst to many, a football tournament featuring South Africa will kick off in Cape Town on Saturday. It's a tournament which has the potential to be great, but since it is ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe/Gabon:  Warriors Beat Gabon in CHAN Preparations

    New Zimbabwe, 8 January 2014

    WARRIORS coach Ian Gorowa was left a satisfied man after his charges beat fellow Orange Africa Nations Championship finalists Gabon 2-0 in a friendly match at Rand Stadium in ... read more »

  • Ghana:  Ghana Coach Happy With Preparation Ahead of Chan 2014

    Africa Top Sports, 8 January 2014

    Africa Top Sports was reporting that Ghana local Black Stars have rallied South Africa after camping in Namibia where they hooked a 1-0 win over Brave Warriors in a warm-up match ... read more »

  • Africa:  Five More Teams Arrive Today for Orange Chan 2014

    South African Football Association, 8 January 2014

    The stage is set as 16 teams continue to arrive for the final battle to lift the coveted trophy of the Orange African Nations Championship SOUTH AFRICA 2014, set to begin from 11 ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Let Us Support the CHAN Games (press release)

    Inkatha Freedom Party, 8 January 2014

    The IFP has urged South Africans to support the African Nations Championships (CHAN) kicking off on Sunday, 11 January 2014. read more »

  • South Africa/Congo-Kinshasa:  CHAN 2014 - DRC Suffering in South Africa, No Water, No Place to Sleep

    Africa Top Sports, 7 January 2014

    Preparation for the CHAN (African Nations Championship) does not go as planned for the Democratic Republic of Congo. Leopards are plagued by serious problems of organization for ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe/South Africa:  Warriors Fly Out for CHAN Tournament

    New Zimbabwe, 6 January 2014

    THE Warriors flew to South Africa on Monday as they step up preparations for the African Nations Cup (Chan) tournament which roars into life on Saturday. read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  LOC Announces the Arrival of Zimbabwe

    South African Football Association, 6 January 2014

    The stage is set as 16 teams continue to arrive for the final battle to lift the coveted trophy of the Orange African Nations Championship SOUTH AFRICA 2014, set to begin from 11 ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Capetonians Join 2014 CHAN Volunteer Programme

    SAnews.gov.za, 6 January 2014

    The 2014 African Nations Championship (CHAN) is set to be hosted in Cape Town from 11 January to 1 February 2014, and volunteers from all over the city are gearing up to ensure ... read more »

  • Africa:  Teams Arrive for Soccer Tourney

    Confederation of African Football, 5 January 2014

    The momentum for the 2014 Orange African Nations Championship (CHAN) is gradually building up with the arrival of five teams for the tournament. read more »

  • South Africa:  Safa, Chiefs Agree On Release of Players to Bafana Bafana Squad

    South African Football Association, 4 January 2014

    SAFA is happy to report that it has reached an agreement with Kaizer Chiefs FC on the release of players to participate in the 2014 African Nations Championship tournament (2014 ... read more »

  • Zimbabwe/Gabon:  Warriors, Gabon Clash At Rand

    The Herald, 3 January 2014

    THE Zimbabwe Warriors are set to clash with Gabon at the Rand Stadium in Johannesburg in what could be their only high-profile international friendly ahead of the African Nations ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Safa Wishes Fans Prosperous 2014 (press release)

    South African Football Association, 31 December 2013

    South Africans have a moral obligation to work hard in order to fulfill the spirit and legacy of departed liberation hero Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. read more »

  • South Africa/Zimbabwe:  Zimbabwe Arrives in SA for Chan 2014

    SAnews.gov.za, 7 January 2014

    The stage is set as 16 teams continue to arrive for the final battle to lift the coveted trophy of the Orange African Nations Championship South Africa 2014, set to begin from 11 ... read more »

  • Nigeria/South Africa:  South African Tourism Congratulates African National Championship 2014 Qualifiers

    This Day, 28 September 2013

    "South Africa can't wait to welcome the rest of the continent back for another remarkable soccer tournament in 2014" Thulani Nzima, Chief Executive Officer of South African Tourism read more »

  • Uganda/South Africa:  CHAN - Cranes to Camp in Cape Town

    New Vision, 23 September 2013

    MICHO Sredojevic will soon travel to South Africa on a fact-finding mission ahead of Cranes' Africa Nations Championships (CHAN) campaign next year. read more »

  • South Africa/Nigeria:  South Africa Prepares to Welcome CHAN 2014 Teams

    This Day, 22 September 2013

    "South Africa can't wait to welcome the rest of the continent back for another remarkable soccer tournament in 2014" Thulani Nzima, Chief Executive Officer of South African Tourism ... read more »

  • South Africa/Nigeria:  South Africa, Nigeria to Meet At Chan

    Confederation of African Football, 19 September 2013

    Major rivals South Africa and Nigeria were drawn together on Wednesday in the first round of the 2014 African Nations Championship (CHAN). Mali and Mozambique complete a tough ... read more »

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