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 By Mark Gleeson

Guinea Bissau's historic African Nations Cup qualification campaign

Guinea Bissau will contest the African Nations Cup following a historic qualification campaign.

The influence of Africa on Portuguese football is constantly recalled by the elevated status that Eusebio, Mario Coluna and Matateu enjoy among the country's sporting greats. But Portugal is paying back a rich debt to its former colonies on the continent as the provider of a new generation of players who have taken the tiny Cape Verde Islands to a place at the top table of the African game and now Guinea Bissau to a first-ever African Nations Cup appearance.

Qualification for Djurtus, as...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Ghana, Zimbabwe and Guinea-Bissau book African Nations Cup spots

Goal! Montreal Impact 3, LA Galaxy 2. Didier Drogba (Montreal Impact) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the high center of the goal.
Ghana head coach Avram Grant has been roundly criticised for not spending very much time in the country.
Avram Grant oversaw Ghana's qualification for the African Nations Cup.

Ghana and Zimbabwe booked their place at the African Nations Cup thanks to victories on Sunday, while Guinea-Bissau will join them due to Congo's 2-1 defeat against Kenya.

Ghana beat Mauritius 2-0 with goals late in the second-half from Andre Ayew and Christian Atsu giving Avram Grant's Black Stars the result they needed to progress from Group H.

And Zimbabwe's 3-0 win against Malawi, courtesy of goals from Knowledge Musona, Khama Billiat and Cuthbert Malajila, means they cannot be caught in Group...

 By Mark Gleeson

Africa's elite seek to seal place in Nations Cup to join Gabon, Morocco

Africa Cup of Nations winners Ivory Coast returned home with the trophy after beating Ghana in the final on penalties.
Cameroon will be looking to avoid any missteps in their quest for African Nations' Cup qualification.
Cameroon will hope to add their name to the finals list.

At least four more countries, and perhaps a few more, will shortly add their names to the list of finalists for next year's African Nations Cup tournament in Gabon.

This weekend the preliminary competition reaches the penultimate round and with the hosts and Morocco the only sides confirmed to date, 14 places still have to be decided.

Algeria, Egypt, Ghana and Senegal already have a foot in the finals but will confirm their participation in next January's tournament after what should be routine...

Ghana call up Leicester's Joseph Dodoo to avoid England ties

Joseph Dodoo has had a fine season in the Premier League.

Leicester City's Joseph Dodoo has received his first call-up to the Ghana squad as the African country look to persuade him to switch his international allegiance from England, sources have told ESPN FC.

Dodoo, 20, has already been capped by England at under-18 level, but Ghana want him to play for the country of his birth and handed the youngster a call-up for the friendly against Guinea later this month and the crucial African Nations Cup qualifier with Mauritius in June.

The forward left Ghana...

 By Mark Gleeson

Morocco move on with Herve Renard following Badou Ezaki exit

Morocco, under new coach Herve Renard, have sealed a place at the African Nations Cup.

It seemed harsh when Badou Ezaki was forced from his job as coach of Morocco at the turn of the year after winning his first two matches in the African Nations Cup qualifiers and also ensuring the country a berth in the final stages of the 2018 World Cup preliminaries.

But the appointment of flamboyant Frenchman Herve Renard had precipitated the arrival of several new recruits and very quickly delivered for Morocco a definitive berth in the next Nations Cup finals.

A double win over the last four...