Palestinian territories come together in rare soccer match
Palestinian territories come together in rare soccer match

Palestinians long riven by geography and factional feuding enjoyed a rare show of unity on Thursday in a soccer match that brought together teams from their two territories. 

Egypt court sentences 11 to death over 2012 football riot

An Egyptian court Sunday sentenced 11 people to death after a retrial over a 2012 football stadium riot in the canal city of Port Said that left 74 people dead.

CAF finalists Vita create history
CAF finalists Vita create history

Democratic Republic of Congo club Vita created history Saturday when reaching the CAF Champions League final.

Walid Soliman stars as Al-Ahly move closer to CAF Confederation Cup final
Walid Soliman stars as Al-Ahly move closer to CAF Confederation Cup final

Cameroon: Egyptians Al-Ahly made a timely return to form with a 1-0 CAF Confederation Cup semi-final, first-leg win at Cameroonians Coton Sport this weekend.

Ahly aerial power grounds Nkana in CAF Cup

Aerial power brought Egyptians Al-Ahly a 2-0 win over Zambians Nkana this weekend as the CAF Confederation Cup group stage kicked off.

Ahly desperate to avoid second African blow

Egyptians Al-Ahly want to avoid a second African exit within two months when they defend a one-goal CAF Confederation Cup lead at Moroccans Difaa El-Jadidi this weekend.

Ahly regain form to win sixth CAF Super Cup

Egyptian club Al-Ahly shrugged off poor domestic form to defeat Tunisians CS Sfaxien 3-2 Thursday and win a record-extending sixth CAF Super Cup title.

Serb Vermezovic to coach Orlando Pirates

Serb Vladimir Vermezovic was named coach of high-profile South African football club Orlando Pirates Friday two years after quitting arch rivals Kaizer Chiefs.

Egyptian Army takes over Port Said police HQ

Egyptian army today took control of the Port Said Security Directorate, the police headquarters, to calm tensions in the Suez Canal city, as clashes between protesters and security forces intensified ahead of a court verdict on the deadly 2012 football riots.

3 players give up football after violence in Egypt

Three Egypt internationals and Al-Ahly players have retired from all football after witnessing the deadly clashes between fans at their league game against Al-Masry on Wednesday.