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Cameroon bids to reassure AFCON fans over security fears in troubled Anglophone region

The African Cup of Nations (AFCON) kicks off in Cameroon on January 9. But for some in the western city of Limbe, which will host Group F matches, excitement over the tournament is being tempered by fear. The city is part of Cameroon's Anglophone region, which since 2017 has been rocked by a conflict between the government and armed separatists. The local government, which has deployed armoured vehicles and checkpoints across the city, has assured fans there is nothing to worry about.

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Champions League: Napoli draw with Barca, Porto beat Arsenal

Victor Osimhen was described as "a huge player" after marking his return for Napoli with a goal that gave the Italian champions a 1-1 draw with Barcelona and hope that a dreadful season might have reached a turning point.

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Inter Milan beat Atletico Madrid, PSV Eindhoven tie with Borussia Dortmund

Simone Inzaghi is ready to give Marko Arnautovic more game time after the wasteful Austria forward redeemed himself with the winning goal in Inter Milan's 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid on Tuesday.

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‘Football for Humanity’: Palestinian team takes on South Africa in solidarity match

The Palestinian national football team took on a South African invitational XI in Cape Town on Sunday, February 18 in a match held as a show of solidarity with Gaza. Dubbed ‘Football for Humanity’, much of the revenue from the match was donated to help the humanitarian aid effort in the war-torn enclave.

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