Nakamba and Traore could miss five matches as Villa plot transfers

Dean Smith will know all about the African Cup of Nations in January with Marvelous Nakamba and Bertrand Traore set to be in action for Zimbabwe...
BIRMINGHAM LIVE Jun 16, 2021

Aston Villa linked with Ashley Young as Jose Mourinho eyes deal

Welcome to your round-up of all the latest Aston Villa news from BirminghamLive. Dean Smith's side are busy in the transfer market this summer as...
BIRMINGHAM LIVE Jun 16, 2021

Bertrand Traore undergoes 'minor' groin operation

Latest Aston Villa news from BirminghamLive brings reports from France that Bertrand Traore returned from international duty with Burkina Faso for...
BIRMINGHAM LIVE Jun 15, 2021

Morocco beat Burkina Faso in a friendly match

The Moroccan National team defeated Burkina Faso 1-0 in a friendly match at the Moulay Abdellah Stadium in Rabat on Saturday, making it the second...
PANAFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Jun 12, 2021

Preview: Morocco vs. Burkina Faso - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Saturday's International Friendlies clash between Morocco and Burkina Faso, including predictions, team news and possible...
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Jun 10, 2021

Drogba sends message to Man United star Amad after landmark moment in career

The young winger netted his first international goal with a stunning last-minute free-kick against Burkina Faso on Sunday.
MANCHESTEREVENINGNEWS.CO.UK Jun 7, 2021

Amad Diallo aims dig at Man Utd pal Bruno Fernandes over stunning free-kick

Manchester United’s young talent Amad Diallo pulled off a stunning free kick to give Ivory Coast a win against Burkina Faso - but Bruno...
DAILYSTAR.CO.UK Jun 6, 2021

Watch Man Utd wonderkid Amad Diallo score stunning 97th minute free-kick winner in just second Ivory Coast appearance

MANCHESTER UNITED forward Amad Diallo scored a sensational stoppage time free-kick to give his Ivory Coast side victory over Burkina Faso. The...
THESUN.CO.UK Jun 6, 2021

Amad Diallo scores sensational free-kick to give Ivory Coast 97th minute win

Manchester United wondered Amad Diallo was the hero for Ivory Coast on Saturday as he stepped up to score a last-gasp free kick to claim victory...
DAILYSTAR.CO.UK Jun 5, 2021

Preview: Ivory Coast vs. Burkina Faso - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Saturday's International Friendlies clash between Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso, including predictions, team news and possible...
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Jun 3, 2021

Arsenal’s ‘serious interest’ in Tapsoba set to be dented as Leverkusen set €60 million price tag

Arsenal’s Tapsoba interest is ‘serious’In recent days Arsenal have been linked to a number of centre halves including that of...
101 GREAT GOALS May 29, 2021

Chelsea's Ziyech and Inter Milan's Hakimi top Morocco squad for Ghana and Burkina Faso friendlies

The Atlas Lions will continue preparations for World Cup qualifiers with two matches at the Prince Moulay Abdallah Sports Complex next month
GOAL.COM May 27, 2021

Transfer News: Arsenal inch closer to landing Edmond Tapsoba

Arsenal are reportedly closing in on signing Edmond Tapsoba. Is the 22-year-old Burkina Faso defender set to leave Bayer Leverkusen this summer?
THE HARD TACKLE May 26, 2021

Arsenal ‘in talks with £52m Bayer Leverkusen ace Edmond Tapsoba with defender top of transfer wishlist’

ARSENAL are reportedly in negotiations to prise highly-rated centre-back Edmond Tapsoba away from Bayer Leverkusen in the summer. The 22-year-old...
THE SCOTTISH SUN May 26, 2021

Arsenal ‘in talks with Bayer Leverkusen ace Edmond Tapsoba with defender top of transfer wishlist’

ARSENAL are reportedly in negotiations to prise highly-rated centre-back Edmond Tapsoba away from Bayer Leverkusen in the summer. The 22-year-old...
THESUN.CO.UK May 26, 2021

Arsenal linked with interest in Bayer Leverkusen's Edmond Tapsoba

Edmond Tapsoba primed for biggerBayer Leverkusen’s continued success on the back of faith placed in a core of youngers may yet find them in...
101 GREAT GOALS May 25, 2021

Bertrand Traore: Aston Villa star sets Chelsea record

The Burkina Faso international joined the ranks of former Blues players who scored against the Stamford Bridge giants in the English top flight
GOAL.COM May 23, 2021

One for Soro – Celtic Fan Favourite Gets Surprise Call

Celtic midfielder Ismaila Soro has received his first call-up to the men’s Ivory Coast National Side. The 23-year old was rewarded with a...
CELTS ARE HERE May 21, 2021

No Zaha as Ivory Coast release squad list for Ghana and Burkina Faso friendlies

Ahead of the upcoming international break, Patrice Beaumelle has named his team for the two friendly matches lined up
GOAL.COM May 20, 2021

Gor Mahia 1-0 Nairobi City Stars: K’Ogalo return to action with slim win

The Kenyan champions needed a first half strike from their Burkina Faso forward to edge out the stubborn Simba wa Nairobi
GOAL.COM May 16, 2021

Bertrand Traore joins Benteke and Joachim in exclusive Aston Villa list after Manchester United strike

The Burkina Faso international became the third Villa player to score home and away against the Red Devils
GOAL.COM May 9, 2021

Bertrand Traore’s goal not enough as Aston Villa lose to Manchester United

The Burkina Faso player found the back of the net in his side’s defeat to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men at Villa Park
GOAL.COM May 9, 2021

Juliette Nana bags brace as Neman defeat ABFF U19

The Burkinabe continued her fine scoring form in front of goal as her side returned to winning ways in a Belarusian league fixture
GOAL.COM Apr 23, 2021

'One of the best offensive midfielders I've ever seen' - Rohr confirms talks with Crystal Palace's Eze

Manager Gernot Rohr has confirmed that he is in talks with Eberechi Eze over committing his international future to Nigeria and had nothing but...
ALLNIGERIASOCCER.COM Apr 22, 2021

Nana hits hat-trick, Zouwairatou bags quadruple as Neman crush Dinamo Brest

The Burkinabe and Cameroonian maintained their impressive form as their side claimed another big win in a Belarusian encounter
GOAL.COM Apr 4, 2021

MARSEILLE pursuing French goalie LAFONT

In search for someone to replace longlasting resident goalie Steven Mandanda, Olympique de Marseille management, according to RMC, are...
TRANSFERMARKETWEB.COM Apr 2, 2021

Traore gears up for Villa vs Fulham clash with winning goal

The 25-year-old forward scored the only goal of the game as Burkina Faso beat South Sudan in their final Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Monday
BIRMINGHAMMAIL.CO.UK Mar 30, 2021

Confirmed : Uzoho, Iwobi, Ebuehi, Etebo, Iheanacho named in Super Eagles starting XI vs Lesotho

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has announced his starting lineup for his side's final 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Lesotho on...
ALLNIGERIASOCCER.COM Mar 29, 2021

Bertrand Traore fires Burkina Faso past South Sudan

Burkina Faso defeated South Sudan 1-0 in the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group B match at the Stade du 4 Août in...
AFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 29, 2021

Cranes look to seal Nations Cup spot in Blantyre

SPORTINGLIFE.NG Mar 29, 2021

Nana nets five, Zouwairatou hits brace as Neman humiliate Gomel

The Burkinabe and Cameroonian were in breathtaking form as their side claimed another massive win in a Belarusian fixture
GOAL.COM Mar 28, 2021

Burkina Faso - Soudan du Sud predictions

SPORTYTRADER.COM Mar 28, 2021

Burkina Faso look to avoid South Sudan upset

Burkina Faso will take on South Sudan in the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualification Group B match on Monday.
AFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 28, 2021

South Sudan eye stunning win over Burkina Faso

SUPERSPORT.COM Mar 28, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Kaddu, Bayo out as Uganda jet out for decisive Malawi battle

The Cranes, after drawing against Burkina Faso, will have to avoid defeat in Lilongwe to join the Cameroon party
GOAL.COM Mar 28, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Mubiru still confident after injury crisis rocks Uganda camp ahead of Malawi duel

The Cranes will need a win or a draw in order to book a third straight Afcon ticket after drawing Burkina Faso
GOAL.COM Mar 27, 2021

Preview: Burkina Faso vs. South Sudan - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Monday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers between Burkina Faso and South Sudan, including predictions, team news and possible...
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Mar 27, 2021

Ghana/Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso, Guinea Qualify, Ethiopia Crush Madagascar

[Ghanaian Times] Burkina Faso and Guinea qualified Wednesday for the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon next January, while Ethiopia trounced...
ALLAFRICA.COM Mar 26, 2021

ROAD TO 2021 AFCON : B’ Faso, Guinea thro’ in style

Burkina Faso and Guinea have  qualified  for the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon next January, while Ethiopia trounced Madagascar 4-0...
THENATIONONLINENG.NET Mar 26, 2021

Aston Villa congratulate Traore and Burkina Faso on Afcon qualification

The Premier League outfit has felicitated with the Stallions having earned a berth at the biennial African football showpiece
GOAL.COM Mar 25, 2021

Burkina Faso/Uganda: Burkina Faso Hold Uganda Cranes to Qualify for 2021 Afcon

[Nation] Uganda badly wanted to qualify to the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations finals on Wednesday evening.
ALLAFRICA.COM Mar 25, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: To win against Malawi, Uganda have to play total football - Onyango

The shot-stopper is further impressed with the way his teammates played the second half in their draw with Burkina Faso
GOAL.COM Mar 25, 2021

Afcon Qualifier: Uganda deserved to win against Burkina Faso - Mubiru

After a draw in Kampala, Cranes will need a draw against the Flames to make it to Cameroon
GOAL.COM Mar 25, 2021

Stallions of Burkina Faso lead early riders to AFCON finals places

Burkina Faso became the latest nation to secure a place at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be staged in Cameroon next year despite...
PANAFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 25, 2021

Burkina Faso complete AFCON return

Burkina Faso have qualified for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations following their goalless draw against hosts Uganda at the St Mary’s Stadium in...
PANAFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 24, 2021

Afcon Wrap: Burkina Faso, Guinea book Afcon ticket

Burkina Faso and Guinea on Wednesday became the sixth and seventh nation respectively to book their place at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon)...
AFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 24, 2021

Uganda held 0-0 by Burkina Faso

Cranes’ must now avoid defeat in final game to qualify for AFCON.
AFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 24, 2021

2021 Afcon Qualifiers: B. Faso, Guinea qualify, four-goal Ethiopia crush Madagascar

Burkina Faso and Guinea qualified Wednesday for the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon next January, while Ethiopia trounced Madagascar 4-0 as...
MODERNGHANA.COM Mar 24, 2021

Burkina Faso stay top with draw in Uganda

SUPERSPORT.COM Mar 24, 2021

Uganda 0-0 Burkina Faso: Resilient Stallions frustrate Cranes at Kitende

The Cecafa champions needed a win to come close to sealing yet another continental slot but the result means they have to win the final qualifier
GOAL.COM Mar 24, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Burkina Faso's Traore explains where Uganda's strength lies

The forward is in Kampala for an encounter the result of which will decide whether they would have sealed a continental slot or not
GOAL.COM Mar 24, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: ‘It’s what I've been working for’ – Kizza on Uganda debut vs Burkina Faso

The 20-year-old left-back says he is eager to earn his senior debut for the Cranes against the Stallions at St Mary’s Kitende
GOAL.COM Mar 24, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Uganda ready to fight for best result vs Burkina Faso – Okwi

The Egyptian-based forward explains their readiness to face the Stallions in their fifth-round fixture of the Afcon campaign
GOAL.COM Mar 24, 2021

Afcon Qualifier: Miya and key players for Uganda against Burkina Faso

The Cranes will host the visitors at St. Mary's Stadium hoping to get a vital win to stand a chance of making it to Cameroon
GOAL.COM Mar 23, 2021

Uganda, Burkinabe could seal qualification

Cranes and Stallions clash in Kira on Wednesday afternoon.
AFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Mar 23, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Uganda midfielder Azira believes Group B is still open

The 33-year-old believes his charges will have a massive opportunity of qualifying with a win over Burkina Faso on Wednesday
GOAL.COM Mar 22, 2021

Uganda, Burkina Faso meet in key clash

SUPERSPORT.COM Mar 22, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: TP Mazembe's Ochaya and three stars boost Uganda for Burkina Faso, Malawi duels

The Cranes' coaches summoned a total of 29 players and 21 are already in camp ahead of the continental qualifiers later this week
GOAL.COM Mar 22, 2021

Nana and Zouwairatou score braces as Neman crush Vitebsk

The debutant Burkinabe and Cameroonian were on target twice each as their side claimed a big win in their Belarusian game on Sunday
GOAL.COM Mar 21, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Aucho kicked out of Uganda Cranes camp

The former K'Ogalo star will not be part of the East Africans' squad that will play two qualifiers against Burkina Faso and Malawi
GOAL.COM Mar 19, 2021

Afcon Qualifiers: Mubiru on Ssentamu, returning Cranes and Aucho replacement

The national side is preparing to face Burkina Faso and Malawi in March as they conclude the qualification process
GOAL.COM Mar 18, 2021

BAYER LEVERKUSEN young powerhouse TAPSOBA tracked by 3 A-listers

Playing for Bayer Leverkusen since February 2020, Burkinabé international centre-back Edmond Tapsoba (22) has allegedly been...
TRANSFERMARKETWEB.COM Mar 8, 2021

Him and Maguire would be amazing: Manchester United have to sign £36m-rated starlet – opinion

Such has been Manchester United’s need to sign a centre-back, they appear to be linked with a new name every day. The latest player to appear...
FOOTBALLFANCAST.COM Mar 6, 2021

Wydad Athletic Club to lead the group C after thrashing Kaizer Chiefs

Wydad Athletic Club destroyed South African rivals Kaizer Chiefs 4-0 at the” 4th of August” stadium in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on...
PANAFRICANFOOTBALL.COM Feb 28, 2021

CAF Champions League result | Kaizer Chiefs beaten badly in Burkina Faso

Kaizer Chiefs lost their CAF Champions League match against Wydad Athletic in Burkina Faso 2-0 on Saturday.
THESOUTHAFRICAN.COM Feb 28, 2021

Kaizer Chiefs vs Wydad Athletic Casablanca: LIVE STREAM

Watch all of the live action from this evening's CAF Champions League clash between Kaizer Chiefs and Wydad Athletic in Burkina Faso below
THESOUTHAFRICAN.COM Feb 28, 2021

Wydad Casablanca vs Kaizer Chiefs Preview: Kick-off time, TV channel, squad news

Amakhosi play their second Caf Champions League Group C match which was rescheduled for Burkina Faso
GOAL.COM Feb 28, 2021

Kaizer Chiefs v Wydad Athletic will NOT be shown on SuperSport or SABC

Kaizer Chiefs are currently in Burkina Faso for their CAF Champions League group stage clash against Wydad Athletic on Sunday.
THESOUTHAFRICAN.COM Feb 28, 2021

Itumeleng Khune: Kaizer Chiefs’ secret weapon in the heat of Burkina Faso

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune possesses vast experience on the African continent thanks to his time with Bafana Bafana as well as Amakhosi.
THESOUTHAFRICAN.COM Feb 27, 2021

Jonathan Pitroipa: Former Rennes and Burkina Faso forward announces retirement

The ex-Burkina Faso international has decided to end his illustrious playing career at the age of 34
GOAL.COM Feb 27, 2021

U20 Afcon: Uganda matched Burkina Faso 'pound for pound' - Byekwaso

The Hippos will now play Tunisia in the last four after the latter eliminated Morocco
GOAL.COM Feb 27, 2021
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