2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
2nd in Africa Cup of Nations
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18hReuters

Burkina Faso edge Gabon to reach quarterfinals

Burkina Faso held off a gallant rearguard action from 10-man Gabon to advance to the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals with a 7-6 penalty victory.

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7dReuters

AFCON: Burkina Faso draw with Ethiopia

Burkina Faso secured a place in the knockout stage at the Africa Cup of Nations after an uninspiring 1-1 draw with Ethiopia.

Reviewing the opening night of AFCON (3:21)
14d
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15dReuters

Hosts Cameroon rally to win AFCON opener

Cameroon relied on two penalties to rally to win its Africa Cup of Nations tournament opener against a coronavirus-hit Burkina Faso on Sunday.

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16dEd Dove

Burkina Faso allege AFCON testing scandal

Burkina Faso have sent a formal letter to CAF after they returned five positive COVID-19 tests ahead of Sunday's tournament opener.

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1yEd Dove

Morocco, DRC set for deep CHAN runs

The African Nations Championship kicks off in Cameroon this weekend, with Africa's best home-based players contesting the biennial tournament.

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4yKweséESPN Reporter

Congo top Group D, Angola progress in second

Congo-Brazzaville top CHAN Group D after drawing 0-0 in Agadir with Angola, who also progress to the quarter finals to meet Nigeria.

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4yKweséESPN Reporter

Burkina Faso, Angola play out goalless draw

Angola and Burkina Faso played out a cagey 0-0 stalemate in Agadir as both sides began their African Nations Championship campaign with a point.

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4yEd Dove, KweséESPN

Jonathan Pitroipa training with Paris FC

The Ligue 2 side have confirmed that the Burkinabe winger is training with them as he looks to regain full fitness.

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4yNick Said, KweséESPN

Baxter hoping Khune brings the magic

Stuart Baxter has made a number of changes for South Africa's must-win World Cup qualifier against Burkina Faso, including the return of Itu Khune.

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4yAssociated Press

Burkina Faso challenge FIFA's replay order

The Burkina Faso Football Federation has challenged FIFA's ruling to replay a World Cup qualifying game because the referee was corrupt.

RankingsAfrica Cup of Nations

Goal Difference0Tied-12th
Goals Scored3Tied-8th
Assists3Tied-3rd
Goals Conceded3Tied-12th