Algeria jeered after losing 1-0 in Qatar
Algeria jeered after losing 1-0 in Qatar

Algeria lost their first game since their disappointing Africa Cup of Nations campaign, going down tamely 1-0 to Qatar in a friendly in Doha on Thursday.

Better team lost, claims Algeria coach
Better team lost, claims Algeria coach

Christian Gourcuff claimed that his side had been the better team despite losing 3-1 to the Ivory Coast in Malabo on Sunday to bow out of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Gourcuff itching to get started with Algeria

Algeria coach Christian Gourcuff is itching to begin his first Africa Cup of Nations as the Desert Foxes prepare to face South Africa on Monday.

Kashi, Cadamuro called up to Algeria squad

 Metz midfielder Ahmed Kashi and Osasuna defender Liassine Cadamuro will join the Algeria squad for the Africa Cup of Nations, coach Christian Gourcuff said Sunday.

Gourcuff appointed new coach of Algerian football team

Frenchman Christian Gourcuff was officially appointed the head coach of the Algerian football team, replacing Bosnian Vahid Halilhodzic.

Lorient win Brittany derby while Ajaccio stay bottom

Lorient scored a couple of early goals to beat Guingamp 2-0 in the Brittany derby as a 2-0 defeat at Nice kept Ajaccio bottom of Ligue 1 on Saturday.