Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr to call up Austria-based youngsters ahead of Afcon qualifiers
While Nigeria have risen in the FIFA rankings, coach Gernot Rohr's focus is on the more important Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in November.
CAF had no other choice but to postpone the Africa Cup of Nations
The AFCON is no stranger to upheaval. Five tournaments, five major changes... and that was before Africa began reeling under the strain of COVID-19.
CAF suspends Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers due to coronavirus concerns
The Confederation of African Football has suspended the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers over the FIFA break due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Kelechi Iheancho's recall ignites battle for Super Eagles striker spots
Kelechi Iheanacho's good form has earned the Leicester striker an expected recall to Nigeria's squad, throwing the cat amongst the Super Eagles.
Kanu suggests drastic alternative to January AFCON schedule
Kanu would have preferred the competition to stay in June-July, in order to protect players from prospective club-versus-country disputes.
Africa Cup of Nations qualifying: Five big observations
Ed Dove runs through the key talking points from opening rounds of Afcon qualifiers across Africa.