AFCON 2019: Over 282 Arrested In France After Algeria’s Victory

A total of 282 people were arrested in France after unrest following the Algerian football team’s qualification for the final of the Africa Cup of Nations, the interior ministry said Monday. Riotous celebrations erupted across the country after Algeria beat Nigeria 2-1 in the semi-final. The arrests were made nationwide on Sunday evening, the ministry […]

AFCON: Super Eagles To Play Third Place After Algeria’s Defeat

Super Eagles last night crashed out of the 2019 AFCON in the semifinals after a stoppage-time winner by Algeria skipper Riyad Mahrez. Mahrez showed class with his magically struck free kick on top of the box after Wilfred Ndidi committed an infringement. Friday’s AFCON Final will thus be between Algeria and Senegal, while Nigeria will […]