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Morocco's players celebrate a goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group C football match between Morocco and Ivory Coast in Oyem on January 24, 2017.
ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP
January 24, 2017 - 23:26 GMT
Defending champions Ivory Coast were knocked out of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in the group stage Tuesday after losing 1-0 against Morocco following a lone goal from Rachid Alioui.
Egypt national football team
January 24, 2017 - 17:32 GMT
Egypt’s national team can finally take a deep breath after their last-minute win against Uganda 1-0 on Saturday in their second group D game at the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Gabon.
Kanzy El-Defrawy
January 24, 2017 - 16:45 GMT
Egypt’s squash champion Kanzy El-Defrawy won the final of the 2017 Corporate Service Company Delaware Women’s Open. This is El-Defrawy’s seventh Professional Squash Association title.
Georges Leekens
January 24, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Coach Georges Leekens has resigned as Algeria coach on Tuesday after the team was eliminated at the group stage of the ongoing Africa Cup in Gabon.
Achraf Hakimi
January 24, 2017 - 15:42 GMT
With Marcelo and Dani Carvajal sidelined and Danilo and Fabio Coentrao not at 100 per cent, the youngster could be given a chance at the back
Algeria's forward Islam Slimani celebrates a goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group B football match between Senegal and Algeria in Franceville on January 23, 2017.
KHALED DESOUKI / AFP
January 23, 2017 - 22:12 GMT
Two goals from the Leicester City striker Islam Slimani were not enough to keep Georges Leekens' side in the 2017 AFCON, finishing third in Group B
Tunisia's players celebrate their fourth goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group A football match between Zimbabwe and Tunisia at the Stade de l'Amitie Sino-Gabonaise in Libreville on January 23, 2017.
GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP
January 23, 2017 - 21:59 GMT
Tunisia qualified for the quarter finals after beating Zimbabwe (4-2), at an AFCON 2017 Group B day-3 game, played on Monday night in Libreville.
Egypt's centre back Eslam Eissa (1st-L) attempts a shot on goal over Croatia's left back Jakov Gojun (C) and Croatia's centre back Domagoj Duvnjak (R) during the 25th IHF Men's World Championship 2017 eighth final handball match Croatia vs Egypt on January 22, 2017 at the Arena in Montpellier.
Pascal GUYOT / AFP
January 23, 2017 - 16:40 GMT
Egypt have been eliminated from the 2017 IHF World Men's Handball Championship after losing 21-19 to Croatia in the round of 16 on Sunday night.
Abu Dhabi gets a thumbs-up from top golfers
January 23, 2017 - 16:37 GMT
Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship is no longer the domain of the likes of Martin Kaymers and Paul Caseys. New winners...
Qatar's pivot Bassel Alrayes (L) jumps to shoot on goal against Germany's goalkeeper Andreas Wolff during the 25th IHF Men's World Championship 2017 eighth final handball match Germany vs Qatar on January 22, 2017 at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris.
THOMAS SAMSON / AFP
January 23, 2017 - 15:54 GMT
Qatar saved their best handball for the end, completing their comeback against Germany with just over two minutes to go. Germany failed...
The 2019 Asian Cup official logo
January 23, 2017 - 15:15 GMT
The 2019 Asian Cup will begin on January 5, and will be played over 28 days across eight stadiums in the United Arab Emirates, the continent's soccer governing body said on Monday.
Sherif Ekramy
January 22, 2017 - 19:23 GMT
Egypt manager Hector Cuper apologized to stand-in goalkeeper Sherif Ekramy over what he described as a "misunderstanding" after the team's goalkeeping coach said Ekramy was not injured.
Tommy Fleetwood of England poses with the winner's trophy during the final day of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in the capital of the United Arab Emirates on January 22, 2017.
KARIM SAHIB / AFP
January 22, 2017 - 17:42 GMT
Fleetwood saw off Dustin Johnson to clinch the HSBC Championship
The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
January 22, 2017 - 16:23 GMT
The first of its kind sport arbitration centre to solve sports disputes in the GCC will be launched soon in Bahrain, the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) announced yesterday.
The duo were out of sorts in the win over Malaga but the Frenchman says he has no worries over their current lack of goals
January 22, 2017 - 15:35 GMT
The duo were out of sorts in the win over Malaga but the Frenchman says he has no worries over their current lack of goals
Salim al Wahaibi (Photo: @OmanFA)
January 22, 2017 - 14:39 GMT
Sheikh Salim al Wahaibi, the president of the Oman Football Association (OFA) has been nominated into the FIFA standing committees on Thursday.