Afcon Favourites Senegal in Tasty Clash With Tunisia Sunday
Senegal have quality throughout their squad for Afcon 2017, with players from Europe's elite leagues and last year they climbed to the top of the African list of FIFA's World Rankings. Their squad list reads like a Who's Who of top African football talent, writes Nick Said for AllAfrica.
Senegal/Tunisia: Who's Who of Football Face Carthage Eagles on Sunday
allAfrica, 14 January 2017
Pre-tournament favourites Senegal will receive a stern early test of their championship credentials when they take on Tunisia in a tasty 2017 African Nations Cup Group B clash at… Read more »
Senegal/Egypt: Giants vs Minnows - Will AFCON Get a Surprise Victor?
allAfrica, 12 January 2017
The fate of perennial underachievers Senegal, the return of Egypt and the shock qualification of tiny Guinea-Bissau are just some of the major talking points as we prepare for the… Read more »
RFI, 13 January 2017
It's 60 years since the first-ever Africa Cup of Nations (CAN). There will be more glitz and more teams taking part. But the will to win will be the same as when Egypt won that… Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 13 January 2017
The Africa Cup (AFCON) starts in Gabon on Saturday. Political instability and a economic crisis could take its toll on the tournament, but the government is hoping for an image… Read more »
Liverpool's Sadio Mane is one of Senegal's stars.