Jose Mourinho has faced many challenges in his time as a manager. At Porto, he masterminded a Champions League victory with perhaps the worst squad in the past 15 years to do so. At Chelsea, he kept Alex Ferguson at bay for two seasons before being undone by Roman Abramovich's transfer whims.
The African Cup of Nations will return to familiar territory in 2017 after Gabon was chosen as host Wednesday to replace Libya, sending the tournament back to the country that co-hosted it just three years ago.
Algeria, Gabon or Ghana will be chosen on Wednesday as the hosts of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals.
Manchester City, Manchester United and now Liverpool. For a club that entered 2015 seemingly still suffering from a mental block against the very best opposition, Arsenal have rather enjoyed the past three months.
Johannesburg (AFP) - Nigeria and Egypt were drawn together and so were Cameroon and South Africa in the highlights of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying draw made Wednesday in Cairo.
Cairo - The president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Issa Hayatou on Tuesday affirmed Africa's support for outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter who at 79 years is seeking a fifth term in office.
Johannesburg (AFP) - Arch-rivals Ghana and Ivory Coast were drawn together Sunday in the highlight of the 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifying competition.